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CBI files FIR against dental council chief
Wed, Feb 22, 2017

The CBI FIR also names Dinesh Prasad Singh, chairman of VDCH, and Firoz Ahmad, the then vice-chancellor of NPU.

FIR names AP Singh: CBI to probe its second director for corruption
Tue, Feb 21, 2017

Under scanner, AP Singh’s links with meat exporter Qureshi, his associate.

Currency smugglers looking to replicate new Rs 500 notes, claims NIA
Tue, Feb 21, 2017

BSF personnel Sunday seized a consignment of 48 fake Rs 2,000 notes from a man apprehended along the Indo-Bangla border in Malda district of West Bengal.

Destruction of property: Government plans cover for politicians
Mon, Feb 20, 2017

The move follows public consultations, including with law enforcement agencies, who raised objections to certain provisions of the Bill — like putting the burden of proof on the accused.

Disaster Management Act: Downgrade of NDMA V-C’s rank among proposed changes
Thu, Feb 16, 2017

The proposal along with key amendments into the Act will soon be put before the Union cabinet for approval, officials said.

Sasikala’s chosen one goes to Raj Bhavan, Tamil Nadu Governor gets trust vote advice
Thu, Feb 16, 2017

Police sources said Sasikala had not moved out of the resort until evening although she has been ordered to surrender before the Bengaluru trial court that convicted her.

CBI gets Centre nod to prosecute ex-principal secretary to Kejriwal
Wed, Feb 15, 2017

The MHA also rejected the voluntary retirement plea of the IAS officer, who has accused CBI of trying to frame him.

Fake Rs 2,000 notes from Pakistan reach India via Bangladesh border
Mon, Feb 13, 2017

Fake Rs 2000 notes: Citing interrogation records, sources said smugglers were required to pay Rs 400-600 in genuine currency for each fake Rs 2,000 note, depending on the quality.

MHA writes to Finance Ministry: Will pvt GSTN need security clearance?
Fri, Feb 10, 2017

Under the guidelines, the parent ministry needs to examine whether security clearance is required by private entities, or its foreign directors in that sector.

J-K: PoK refugee aid stuck in Centre-state tussle
Tue, Feb 07, 2017

This was the first time that an allocation of Rs 2,000 crore for providing relief was sanctioned without first setting up a State-Centre committee to examine the demands.

‘Substantial progress’ in Manipur talks, blockade may be lifted soon
Sat, Feb 04, 2017

Both the Centre and state are maintaining absolute secrecy on the negotiations during a five-hour closed-door meeting at North Block on Friday.

Acid attack victims to get Rs 1 lakh extra as aid under PM’s Nation Relief Fund
Fri, Feb 03, 2017

The additional assistance provided from PMNRF will be over and above the amount of Rs 3 lakhs.

Internal security budget gets a Rs 8,500 crore fillip
Thu, Feb 02, 2017

Last year, the overall budget allocation for the Home Ministry was Rs 75,355 crore. This year, it has been increased to Rs 83,823 crore

Sacking of 2 IPS officers revoked
Wed, Feb 01, 2017

Three chances, including a re-examination and special reexamination, was given to Puniya, who served as an SP with Jharkhand vigilance bureau before her sacking.

Ex-ATS officer seeks probe into 26/11 autopsy reports
Tue, Jan 31, 2017

Mujawar had claimed that two prime suspects of the Malegaon blasts were killed by ATS officers on November 26, 2008, and shown as 26/11 victims.

MHA to hold talks with Manipur government, UNC on February 5
Fri, Feb 03, 2017

The ongoing economic blockade called by UNC on the two national highways has led to a shortage of essential commodities in the state that is witnessing violent protests.

Centre set to give extension to P P Pandey
Tue, Jan 31, 2017

Gujarat has also urged the Centre to approve the extension for P P Pandey before his term expires, ostensibly to help avoid any legal hurdles.

Family ‘not very keen’, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed dropped from Padma list
Thu, Jan 26, 2017

Sayeed, who led the first PDP-BJP coalition in the state and passed away in January 2016, was also a former Union Home Minister.

Myanmar border fencing alarms India
Wed, Jan 25, 2017

Officials said that locals had alerted authorities about the fencing and sought the ministry's intervention in stopping the activity.

2008 Malegaon blast: NIA records statement of ex-ATS officer who claimed suspects were killed
Tue, Jan 24, 2017

“We have questioned him. Corroboration of his statement is required. Being a former police officer, he claimed to have evidence regarding the killings. That needs to be probed,” an officer said.

Co-operative banks have weakest anti-money laundering mechanism, says report
Mon, Jan 23, 2017

The analysis report, accessed by The Indian Express, also states that the knowledge of anti-money laundering rules and regulations of all cooperative bank staff was a major concern.

Nearly 17 per cent visa applications from Pakistan get rejected: India
Fri, Jan 20, 2017

According to the officials, the factor that led to the highest number of rejections for visa was refusal by sponsors to host a guest from Pakistan.

Told To Submit His Report: Centre won’t grant further extension to Assam interlocutor
Wed, Jan 18, 2017

He was directed by the MHA to submit the representations received from various factions till December 30, 2016, the officials said.

The ration breakdown: What’s on the paramilitary plate
Tue, Jan 17, 2017

A look at the menu for Central Armed Police Forces and how food reaches their tables

Centre plans app for forces to air complaints, BSF bans cellphones on duty
Tue, Jan 17, 2017

The project is being conceived by the National Informatics Centre (NIC) and will be available to constables for download, officials said.

Cleared by MHA, 2 Delhi govt Bills may finally get President’s nod
Thu, Jan 19, 2017

As many as nine crucial legislations passed by Arvind Kejriwal’s government, after it came to power in 2015, have been pending with the Ministry of Home Affairs, officials said.

1979-82 batch IPS officers in race for CBI top job
Fri, Jan 20, 2017

The Supreme Court gave its order while hearing a petition last month challenging the appointment of Gujarat-cadre Rakesh Asthana as the interim CBI chief.

Does GST Network require security clearance, MHA asks R&AW, IB
Thu, Jan 12, 2017

The move is likely to cause a delay in the rollout of the much-awaited GST as Home Ministry officials said GSTN has not obtained any clearance earlier.

CBI’s SIT probing AgustaWestland, Vijay Mallya picks up 3 more high profile cases
Fri, Jan 27, 2017

In all, the SIT will now have five cases.

Gujarat anti-terror law back with Centre
Mon, Jan 09, 2017

Home Ministry sources confirmed to The Indian Express that an updated Bill from the state has been received and is under process before it is sent to the President again.

FCRA licence of another NGO cancelled
Sat, Jan 07, 2017

The leaders of opposition parties had earlier written to PM Narendra Modi accusing his government of pursuing vendetta politics by “selectively” cancelling licences of NGOs, and demanded that they be restored.

Bengaluru molestation: Centre asks states to expedite setting up Investigative Units on Crimes Against Women
Thu, Jan 05, 2017

Home Minister Rajnath Singh while announcing the initial 150 units in January 2015 had said that they may consist of 15 personnel, preferably five of them women.

Delhi: CBI chargesheets senior IAS officer
Mon, Jan 02, 2017

In December 2015, the CBI raided his office and recovered 31 gold bars weighing 3.20 kg and Rs 82 lakh in cash from one of the five lockers there

Officials in 7 states can now grant citizenship to minority migrants
Fri, Dec 30, 2016

Since citizenship is in the Union list, only the central government enjoys the power to grant citizenship unless delegated, said officials.

Damage caused by Cyclone Vardah less than Tamil Nadu estimate: MHA
Fri, Dec 30, 2016

A preliminary assessment by the MHA revealed that the extent of damage to property and infrastructure was less than Rs 21,000 crore, the figure claimed by government.

Former Home Secretary Anil Baijal appointed Delhi L-G
Thu, Dec 29, 2016

Former Home Secretary Anil Baijal once served as DDA vice-chairman.