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MHA yet to give funds, CRPF out of ration money for personnel

The shortfall is due to a delay in release of nearly Rs 800 crore from Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).

BJP MP wants ED be brought under MHA from Finance Ministry

The parliamentarian said shifting the ED to the home ministry makes more sense as it is being headed by Amit Shah "who is decisive, pro-active and unbiased".


Modi 2.024, Home Ministry: J&K, N-E priorities; focus on pressing ahead with gains against Maoists

Only 16 young men had joined the ranks of militants in 2013; this number rose to 88 in 2016, and to 126 and 191 in 2017 and 2018. The government’s muscular policy in Kashmir has so far not resulted in a reduction of violence.

MHA asks another Bangladeshi actor to leave India after he 'campaigns for TMC' in Bengal

MHA cancelled Noor's visa after he allegedly attended a political rally of TMC candidate Saugata Roy.

MHA removes security cover of 919 'undeserving' persons in J&K

"It was observed by the Centre that many undeserving persons managed to get security cover, resulting in the lack of state police resources for the public at large," the notification read.

Govt puts on hold Assam Rifles powers to arrest, search without warrant

According to an MHA notification of February 2018: "An officer of the rank corresponding to that of the lowest rank of members of the Assam Rifles" had been given these powers under the CrPC in Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Nagaland and Mizoram.


Centre vs Mamata: Officers who joined TMC chief's dharna may be stripped off medals

Banerjee, who sat on dharna to protest the CBI’s raid at Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar’s residence, announced that her protest will continue in Delhi on February 13-14.

NDA Ministers’ foreign trip bill dips each year over last 4 years

Responding to an RTI application, the Pay & Accounts Office, Cabinet Affairs, stated that Rs 225.30 crore was spent on official foreign trips by the Cabinet Ministers and Rs 13.75 crore on Ministers of State from April 1, 2014, till March 31, 2018.

American tourist killed in Andaman: ‘I don’t want to die. Why does this place have so much death’

“You guys might think I’m crazy in all this but I think it’s worthwhile to declare Jesus to these people,” he wrote.

Assam NRC Final Draft: Opposition trains guns on BJP as 40 lakh people excluded, MHA allays fears

Calling it a deliberate move to evict the Bengali-speaking population and people from Bihar, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said "Indian citizens have become refugees" in their own land.