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I&B said don’t use ‘Dalit,’ Press Council chairman says not feasible

In an advisory on August 7 to all private satellite television channels, the I&B Ministry had asked them to “refrain from using the nomenclature Dalit”, and use only the Constitutional term, ‘Scheduled Caste’.

Government to intensify scrutiny of citizens' social media, emails

The government is looking for companies who can analyze social media posts to help boost nationalism and neutralize any "media blitzkrieg by India’s adversaries."


Renaming Mughalsarai station: MHA seeks IB, GSI reports on proposal

As per guidelines, it is mandatory for a state government to obtain an NOC from the home ministry for renaming railway stations, villages, towns and cities.

I&B ministry plans to set up country's first Communication University

The I&B Ministry is learnt to have given itself a target of around three years to establish the university.

Woman engineer dies in Noida home, family alleges murder

Police said when they arrived at the scene, the body was lying in the courtyard.

View from the right: The K word

Pakistan’s attacks along the International Border (IB) are the cover story in the Organiser.


Naga peace talks: PMO overrules MHA on key appointment

Ravi, a 1976 batch IPS officer from Kerala cadre, was appointed as JIC Chairman early this week.

Minister Javadekar comes checking, takes latecomers to task

IB minister Prakash Javadekar tells late-comers to furnish a day's casual leave.

Security manual: Audit by IB, Secrets Act on private defence firms

The IB will first carry out a security audit of all licensed manufacturers to see how they comply with the regulations.

Sadiq Jamal case: CBI ‘clears’ 2 ex-IB officers

The MHA has sought the case diaries related to the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, before taking a decision on granting sanction for prosecuting Rajendra Kumar