Friday, Oct 07, 2022

Home ministry


PFI ban: Killings, attacks by PFI cited in Home Ministry’s order banning outfit

September 29, 2022 10:04 am

‘Criminal violent acts carried out by PFI include the chopping off of the limb of a college professor, cold-blooded killings of persons associated with organisations espousing other faiths...’ Tuesday’s central government order says about the cases in Kerala.

Have objections to how Delhi's 250 wards were formed? You can offer suggestions till Oct 3

September 13, 2022 8:34 am

The first draft to alter the boundaries of the wards of Delhi has been notified by the Home Ministry, in which it has given time till October 3 to the public to give their suggestions, it is learnt

Home Ministry gives security clearance to Air India CEO-designate Campbell Wilson

July 26, 2022 9:35 pm

The appointment of Campbell Wilson as the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Air India was announced by Tata Sons on May 12.

Security clearance to Air India CEO designate Wilson after background check: officials

July 17, 2022 5:57 pm

The Tata Sons, which took over from the government the loss-making airline on January 27 this year, announced the appointment of Wilson on May 12.

Govt will take 'big and tough' decisions on PM Modi security breach: Anurag Thakur

January 06, 2022 7:08 pm

🔴 "Some people have gone to the Supreme Court as well, and they are looking at it. The Home Ministry has also mentioned they will take action," Union minister Anurag Thakur said on the Punjab incident.

MHA begins tripartite talks with Gorkhas, West Bengal government to resolve statehood demand

October 12, 2021 10:32 pm

The talks were chaired by Home Minister Amit Shah with the Gorkha delegation being led by Darjeeling MP Raju Bishta. Officials said the meeting discussed various issues concerning the Gorkhas and the region.

Delhi: In a first, six women IPS officers are district DCPs

September 26, 2021 4:03 pm

Jaiker, a 2010 IPS batch officer, has been serving in the Delhi Police for more than 10 years now. She was posted as DCP at the 7th Battalion before this.

BJD panel meets Amit Shah, demands caste census

August 12, 2021 2:34 am

In July, after a question to the Home Ministry, the government had said that as a matter of policy, they have decided not to enumerate castes in the Census other than SC and ST.

Home Ministry slams linking its letter on human trafficking to 'unrelated' issue of farmers' stir

April 03, 2021 6:25 pm

The Home Ministry said the letter clearly and only states that “human trafficking syndicates” hire such labourers and they are “exploited, paid poorly and meted out inhuman treatment” besides luring them with drugs to extract more labour, affecting their “physical and mental health”.

Centre relaxes visa restrictions for foreigners, allows entry on select purposes

June 03, 2020 7:46 pm

In a statement, the MHA said the foreigners can travel to India for purposes of business, healthcare, engineering and technical works on non-scheduled chartered flights.


Amit Shah takes charge as Home Minister

June 01, 2019 1:10 pm

BJP president Amit Shah took charge as Home Minister on Saturday. Replacing Rajnath Singh, this is the first ministerial responsibility that Shah will take on at the Centre.