July 14, 2022 4:58 pm
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July 14, 2022 9:18 am
The MHA has deleted some data from the FCRA website after which the list of those whose licences have been cancelled is no longer available.
July 13, 2022 12:23 pm
The MHA did not offer any official comment on this move, but officials said it was done because the data was considered “unnecessary” for public viewing.
July 03, 2022 12:40 pm
5% penalty if government not informed in 90 days; no intimation needed for contributions up to Rs 10 lakh
June 23, 2022 5:58 am
The notification also said that the validity of those FCRA entities whose five years validity period is expiring between July 1, 2022 and September 30, 2022 will stand extended to September 30 this year.
May 31, 2022 4:04 am
However, the court refused to grant any interim relief to the NGO with respect to Section 15 of FCRA which allows the Central government to take over the foreign contribution, related assets and management of the organisation whose FCRA registration stands cancelled.
May 11, 2022 7:15 am
“Around half a dozen public servants and others are being questioned. During searches so far, transactions of around Rs 2 crore through hawala channels have been found,” a CBI officer said.
April 27, 2022 11:39 pm
Notably, the registration of both the NGOs was suspended in August last year after prima facie information that they had violated FCRA. "Following completion of investigations against them, their FCRA has been cancelled," a home ministry official said.
April 27, 2022 2:02 am
“It has now been cancelled as the investigation has been completed and the ministry is of the opinion that given the violations, the NGO cannot be allowed to continue to receive foreign funding,” a ministry official said.
March 25, 2022 7:45 am
This is applicable to such NGOs who have applied for renewal before expiry of their validity period or will apply in the given period.
June 22, 2020 7:16 pm