December 07, 2019 8:00 am
The MHA advisory, signed by Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla and sent to all state Chief Secretaries on Thursday, reminds them of the various advisories the ministry has sent to them on women’s safety in the past and seeks personal intervention of the chief Secretary to ensure safety of women.
November 19, 2019 6:49 pm
Union Minister of State for Home Kishan Reddy said security forces have identified a large number of "troublemakers, instigators and mob mobilisers" and various preventive measures taken against them, including detention under the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA) and preventive arrests.
November 05, 2019 2:35 pm
The Ministry of Home Affairs said in a statement that the five Indian nationals, along with a Member of Myanmar Parliament, two local transporters and two speedboat operators, were abducted by the Arakan Army on Sunday.
September 14, 2019 7:08 am
The government’s move will help them visit India and meet their family members, according to sources in the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).
September 12, 2019 5:16 pm
MHA IB Security Assistant Tier-II exams 2019: The Tier-II recruitment examination will be conducted on September 29, 2019. The admit card will be available at the website recruitmentonline.in/mha13 soon
May 06, 2019 4:12 pm
Police reforms has been on the agenda of successive governments almost since Independence. However, progress in this area has been slow which led to giving incentives to the states which perform better.
January 15, 2019 2:08 am
“There is no new law. There is no change even in a comma or a full stop in the existing rules and regulations," the MHA official said, clarifying that the 10 agencies mentioned in the notification were already empowered to intercept electronic communications since 2011.
November 29, 2018 8:57 pm
In a communication, the Home Ministry said the decision has been taken to maintain uniformity in height norms of male Gorkhas and male Scheduled Tribes candidates of the Northeastern region.
May 19, 2018 4:12 am
This is in an effort to prevent botch-up at the crime scene and hostile witnesses, particularly in high-profile cases.
March 11, 2018 3:02 pm
The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs, headed by senior Congress leader P Chidambaram, also said lack of financial resources has resulted in loss of lives of police and paramilitary personnel in the fight against Naxals.