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Home Ministry ropes in DRDO to set up 1,000 bed hospital in Delhi

Home Ministry ropes in DRDO to set up 1,000 bed hospital in Delhi

🕔17:39, 1.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 1  As Covid-19 infection cases in Delhi on a steep rise, the Central government takes help of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and armed forces to set up a 1,000 bed hospital in the national capital.

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India moving towards normalcy in agriculture, says MHA

India moving towards normalcy in agriculture, says MHA

🕔07:18, 28.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 28  The Union Home Ministry on Monday announced that the country was moving towards normalcy in the agriculture sector as over 80 per cent wheat was harvested till Sunday, and over 2,000 mandis were functional. Making the

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Home Ministry allows shops to open in and outside city limits except those in malls

Home Ministry allows shops to open in and outside city limits except those in malls

🕔09:59, 25.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 25 The government on Friday allowed opening of shops as part of the easing of lockdown restrictions announced on April 15 with neighbourhood shops and others being allowed within the city and all shops except those in malls

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Ensure compliance of 2.0 lockdown norms: MHA to states, UTs

Ensure compliance of 2.0 lockdown norms: MHA to states, UTs

🕔17:49, 15.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 15  The Union Home Ministry on Wednesday communicated to all states and Union Territories to ensure compliance of the new lockdown measures and direct the concerned authorities for their strict implementation to contain the COVID-19 pandemic. In

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MHA asks states to get tough with those who attack health workers

MHA asks states to get tough with those who attack health workers

🕔17:30, 3.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 3  The Home Ministry has written to state governments to take strict action in incidents of attacks on health professionals and frontline workers and ensure the security of the medical fraternity. Referring to security-related incidents of some

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Home Ministry reorganises Internal Security division

Home Ministry reorganises Internal Security division

🕔17:40, 2.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 2  The Union Home Ministry on Thursday reorganised its Internal Security division by merging its two divisions into one, and allocating its work at the Joint Secretary level with immediate effect, officials said. It is learnt that

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72 companies of paramilitary forces withdrawn from J&K

72 companies of paramilitary forces withdrawn from J&K

🕔06:52, 25.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 25  The Union Home Ministry has issued an order for withdrawing 72 companies of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) or paramilitary forces from newly-created Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir “with immediate effect”. Of the 72 companies

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‘All central laws to be applicable to new UTs of J&K, Ladakh’

‘All central laws to be applicable to new UTs of J&K, Ladakh’

🕔10:21, 31.Oct 2019

New Delhi/Srinagar, Oct 31  At the stroke of midnight on October 31 as Jammu and Kashmir ceased to exist as a state and was formally bifurcated into two Union Territories, the Union Home Ministry in a gazette notification said that

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Home Min team in France to talk bio-terrorism threat management

Home Min team in France to talk bio-terrorism threat management

🕔14:21, 1.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 1  An Indian delegation from three agencies of the Union Home Ministry is visiting France from October 1-4 as part of the Indo-French strategic partnership and bilateral counter-terrorism cooperation plan. The Indian delegation is from the National

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MHA to hold high-level meet on J&K today

MHA to hold high-level meet on J&K today

🕔12:42, 27.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 27  The Union Home Ministry will hold a high-level meeting on Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) on Tuesday, said a Ministry source. The meeting will be chaired by newly appointed Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla and attended

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Cyclone ‘Vayu’: Centre issues advisories to Gujarat, Diu

Cyclone ‘Vayu’: Centre issues advisories to Gujarat, Diu

🕔07:30, 12.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 12  The Union Home Ministry on Tuesday issued detailed advisories to Gujarat and the Union Territory of Diu, requesting them to take all precautionary measures to ensure that no human life is lost in view of the

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Cyclone Fani: Rs 1,086-cr Central aid to 4 states

Cyclone Fani: Rs 1,086-cr Central aid to 4 states

🕔12:00, 30.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 30  The Home Ministry (MHA) on Tuesday issued an advance financial assistance of Rs 1,086 crore to four states for preventive and relief measures in response to cyclonic storm ‘Fani’, a Ministry statement said. Andhra Pradesh, Odisha,

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First time, budget allocation for MHA exceeds 1 lakh crore

First time, budget allocation for MHA exceeds 1 lakh crore

🕔20:38, 1.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 1  The Union Home Ministry has been allocated Rs 103,927 crore — the highest so far — in the Interim Budget 2019 presented in the Lok Sabha on Friday, which is Rs 10,477 crore more than the

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First time, budget allocation for MHA exceeds 1 lakh crore

First time, budget allocation for MHA exceeds 1 lakh crore

🕔19:56, 1.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 1  The Union Home Ministry has been allocated Rs 103,927 crore — the highest so far — in the Interim Budget 2019 presented in the Lok Sabha on Friday, which is Rs 10,477 crore more than the

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Government boosting tourism potential of northeastern states

Government boosting tourism potential of northeastern states

🕔06:34, 24.Nov 2018

Agartala, Nov 24  The government is taking several steps to boost the tourism potential of northeastern states and the Union Home Ministry is very supportive in this regard, Union Tourism Secretary Rashmi Verma said here on Friday. “Compared to 2016,

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MHA heightens PM’s security, issues guideline to states

MHA heightens PM’s security, issues guideline to states

🕔12:01, 26.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 26  The Union Home Ministry has issued new security guidelines for the protection of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, ministry sources have revealed. The ministry has already informed all the states about the new guidelines. Home Minister Rajnath

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US Ambassador meets Rajnath

US Ambassador meets Rajnath

🕔09:53, 17.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 17  US Ambassador to India Kenneth I. Juster on Friday met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh here. Home Ministry officials did not disclose the agenda of the meeting but it is understood that it was a courtesy

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General Budget 20018-19 : Home Ministry gets Rs 93,450 cr, a 5.6% hike

General Budget 20018-19 : Home Ministry gets Rs 93,450 cr, a 5.6% hike

🕔15:01, 1.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 1  The Home Ministry has been allocated Rs 93,450 crore in the 2018-19 Union Budget, a hike of 5.6 per cent, with most funds earmarked for police, including the Central Armed Police Forces that are responsible for

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795 police personnel to get Republic Day Police Medals

795 police personnel to get Republic Day Police Medals

🕔09:56, 25.Jan 2018

New Delhi, Jan 25  A total of 795 police personnel will be awarded Police Medals on Republic Day this year, a Home Ministry statement said on Wednesday. These include 107 Police Medals for Gallantry, 75 President’s Police Medals for Distinguished

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Central paramilitaries get Rs 226 cr for gadgets, equipment

Central paramilitaries get Rs 226 cr for gadgets, equipment

🕔10:33, 11.Jan 2018

New Delhi, Jan 11  The Union Home Ministry has sanctioned Rs 226 crore to paramilitary forces for procuring latest equipment and gadgets to strengthen them in view of their responsibility in securing borders as well as internal security, an official

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