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Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)


Registration of foreigners: India now allows electronic application

November 17, 2021 10:02 am

Any application or information under the rules can be filed electronically, after which the registration officer will verify its genuineness. Only if necessary, the applicant will be called for a physical appearance.

Covid relief: Centre clears Rs 7,274 cr to 23 states as its share

October 02, 2021 11:38 am

The Ministry of Home Affairs Friday said it has already approved the release of over Rs 7,400 crore to 23 states as second instalment of the Centre’s share in the SDRF for this purpose.

Woman, nephew death in Delhi: MHA steps in

July 14, 2021 8:02 am

Rosy Sangma, an airhostess living in a rented accommodation in Bijwasan with her nephew Samuel, died on June 24 in a Gurgaon hospital, allegedly after eating ice-cream.

Relax curbs in calibrated manner: MHA to states

June 30, 2021 7:21 am

In a letter issued to all states, the MHA has also reiterated that despite declining numbers, states must relax restrictions in a calibrated manner. It had issued similar advice on June 19.

Blanket Central security for BJP Bengal MLAs based on ‘general’ threat

May 12, 2021 8:00 am

In an unprecedented move, the Centre has accorded personal security to all 77 BJP MLAs in West Bengal following an assessment of threat to the party's elected representatives.

MHA extends suspension of internet in Delhi's 3 protests sites till Tuesday night

February 01, 2021 2:20 pm

The suspension is effective from 11 pm of January 31 to 11 pm of February 2.

Maharashtra DGP Subodh Jaiswal appointed CISF DG

December 31, 2020 3:39 am

Once the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government in Maharashtra approves the appointment, the 1985-batch officer, who has also served as the Mumbai Police commissioner, will head to Delhi, making way for the appointment of the next DGP of Maharashtra.

Ahead of Christmas: Less than 200 allowed to assemble in churches, says Gujarat govt

December 23, 2020 10:38 pm

Similar guidelines have been issued for any function on New Year's eve and New Year in cities of Gujarat.

Govt to probe finances of Gandhi family trusts, Cong calls it witchhunt

July 09, 2020 3:03 am

Announcing the decision on Wednesday, the Ministry of Home Affairs said the committee will “coordinate investigations into violation of various legal provisions of PMLA (Prevention of Money Laundering Act), Income Tax Act, FCRA (Foreign Contribution Regulation Act) etc” by these three organisations.

Lockdown 5.0 guidelines: What's allowed, what's not from June 1

May 31, 2020 1:24 pm

Lockdown 5.0 Guidelines and Rules: The Centre has also allowed for unrestricted movement of persons and goods inter and intra-state in the first phase of the reopening. The reopening of educational institutions, international air travel, and metro operations will be decided in the third phase.