Monday, Jan 30, 2023

Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)


MHA suggests de-radicalisation sessions for jail inmates

January 12, 2023 6:59 am

“The jail administration has to ensure that inmates inclined towards propagating the ideology of radicalisation and those who have the propensity and potential to negatively influence other inmates are housed in separate enclosures away from other inmates,” said Deputy Secretary Arun Sobti, in a letter.

MHA issues cyber alert for G20 Summit, shares threat, target details with ministries

January 01, 2023 7:29 am

Targetted 'spear phishing' method most likely to be used, warns cybersecurity agency CERT-In

Many states promote IPS officers without adhering to all provisions: MHA

October 03, 2022 7:53 am

The MHA also said: “There have been instances where state governments seek concurrence after actually granting promotion to high scale."

MHA says Rohingya refugees must stay put, but plan to move them has been in discussion for a year

August 18, 2022 4:48 am

A plan to shift Rohingya refugees from the camp at Madanpur Khadar to the EWS flats in Bakkarwala in West Delhi has been in the works for more than a year now.

MCD polls: Delimitation exercise on track, to be completed by November deadline

August 07, 2022 8:24 pm

The delimitation commission has received ward-wise details of voters, maps of wards and assembly constituencies, and work has begun.

Delhi: Home Ministry gives nod to delimitation, 250 wards to be carved out for MCD polls

July 28, 2022 11:42 am

The Parliament had passed the Delhi Municipal Corporation (Amendment) Bill, 2022, on April 5 to unify the three civic bodies in the national capital, with the Rajya Sabha giving its nod through a voice vote after negating all the amendments sought by the Opposition.

Explained: The frequency, reasons, and controversy over Internet suspensions by the government

July 03, 2022 7:55 am

According to the Software Freedom Law Center, since 2012 there have been 665 Internet shutdowns in India to date.

Punjab: security up in 4 prisons as intel warns of jailbreak plan

June 06, 2022 1:11 pm

According to the letter accessed by The Indian Express, the “likely targets of execution could be Bathinda jail, Ferozepur jail, Amritsar jail or Ludhiana jail”.

Go to Lakshadweep or face disciplinary action: MHA to six DANICS officers

May 23, 2022 7:51 am

It noted that while a reason for transferring officials was not necessary, the Additional Solicitor General had informed the Tribunal that the transfer order was issued in exigencies of service/public interest. The MHA order followed the CAT order on the same date.

Ahead of Amarnath Yatra, MHA reviews Valley security

May 14, 2022 5:58 am

This is the first Yatra happening in the Valley after abrogation of Article 370 in 2019. The Yatra that year had been cut shot due to the August 5 decisions and not held the next two years due to the pandemic.