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Delhi: 3 duped over MHA job promise

According to police, the accused allegedly made a fake website to lure victims. After the accused received the money, they allegedly switched off their phones and were untraceable.

Timing of MHA notice to Rahul not relevant, it's normal process: Rajnath Singh

"It is not a big development. It is a normal process," Singh said, when asked about his ministry serving the notice to the Congress chief asking him to clarify within a fortnight his "factual position" on a complaint questioning his citizenship status.


Additional paramilitary troops in JK as part of routine pre-election exercise: MHA sources

"The deployment of additional forces is a routine exercise related to pre-election induction," a source said. Among the 100 companies of paramilitary forces,  45 were from the CRPF, 35 were from the BSF and 10 each from the SSB and the ITBP.

Amid reports of attacks on Kashmiris, MHA asks states to ensure security

The meeting attended by RAW, IB top brass among others discussed possible steps to rope in social media giants like Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter among others to filter sensitive content.

Pulitzer Prize-winning Reuters journalist denied entry back into India

Officials in the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said that McNaughton “violated visa conditions by travelling to restricted and protected areas in Jammu and Kashmir without permission”

MHA agrees to discuss Naga outfit’s separate state demand

The Eastern Nagaland People’s Organisation (ENPO) has been demanding the creation of a separate state comprising the four eastern districts of Tuensang, Mon, Longleng and Kiphire for over a decade now.


US man killed on Andaman island an adventure enthusiast rather than preacher: MHA official

In June, the Restricted Area Permit (RAP) was withdrawn from 29 islands, including the North Sentinel Island, which required foreigners to take special permission to visit them.

Nearly 400 paramilitary personnel killed in action in 2015-17: Ministry of Home Affairs

The highest number of personnel killed in action were from the Border Security Force followed by the Central Reserve Police Force which has lost 103 personnel in the last three years.

Provide adequate police assistance to serious fraud investigation officers: Centre to states, UTs

The Home Ministry directive comes days after the government sanctioned wider powers to Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) to act against shell companies being used for illegal activities, including money laundering and tax evasion, officials said.

After two decades, 32,000 Bru refugees to be repatriated to Mizoram: MHA

The Bru community, once spread across Mamit and Kolasib districts of Mizoram, were forced to flee their native land in 1997 after animosity between the tribe and the Mizos turned violent.