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In a first, MHA approves trial for shock batons for CAPF

In a first, MHA approves trial for shock batons for CAPF

🕔16:52, 21.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) For the first time, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has approved the trial specification and trial for the shock batons to be used by the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) during its deployments in maintaining

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On Hindi Diwas, OilIndians pledge to contribute promoting use of Hindi

On Hindi Diwas, OilIndians pledge to contribute promoting use of Hindi

🕔20:38, 14.Sep 2021

September 14, 2021 Duliajan: Oil India Limited organized the official language pledge taking ceremony on 14th September 2021. Prasanta Borkakoti, Resident Chief Executive, OIL administered the pledge to the employees at Duliajan today. The pledge was also administered in all

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Visas of foreigners stranded in India extended till Sep 30 : MHA

Visas of foreigners stranded in India extended till Sep 30 : MHA

🕔21:43, 2.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Visas of foreign nationals, who have been stranded in India because of Covid-19, have been extended till September 30, the Union Home Ministry announced on Thursday. “Indian visa or stay stipulation period of foreign nationals stranded

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MHA to prioritize visa process for Afghan Hindus and Sikhs

MHA to prioritize visa process for Afghan Hindus and Sikhs

🕔14:38, 18.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 18  The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) will prioritize the visa process for Afghan Hindus and Sikhs under the newly introduced “e-Emergency X-Misc Visa” and will be processed quickly so that they can visit India at the

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1,380 police personnel awarded medals, announces MHA

1,380 police personnel awarded medals, announces MHA

🕔14:20, 14.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 14  As many as 1,380 police personnel have been awarded medals on the occasion of the Independence Day, the Ministry of Home Affairs announced on Saturday. Amongst 628 Gallantry Awards, one President’s Police Medal for Gallantry (PPMG)

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MHA in regular talks with Assam, Mizoram govt, tracking situation

MHA in regular talks with Assam, Mizoram govt, tracking situation

🕔09:51, 1.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 01  The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) is in regular talks with Assam and Mizoram administrations over the situation amid the continued border row between the two northeast states, the officials said here on Saturday. Admitting that

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Taj Hassan appointed chief of Fire Services, Civil Defence and Home Guards

Taj Hassan appointed chief of Fire Services, Civil Defence and Home Guards

🕔06:21, 4.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 4  Senior Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Mohd Taj Hassan was on Saturday appointed the chief of Fire Services, Civil Defence and Home Guards under the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). The post was vacant since the

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2 low intensity blasts at Jammu Air Force Station, use of drones suspected

2 low intensity blasts at Jammu Air Force Station, use of drones suspected

🕔10:48, 27.Jun 2021

Jammu, June 27 (IANS) Two low intensity explosions took place early Sunday morning in the technical area of Jammu Air Force Station. Security agencies suspect that drones were used to drop bombs at the Air Force station, however, there was no

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Visas of stranded foreign nationals valid till August 31: MHA

Visas of stranded foreign nationals valid till August 31: MHA

🕔17:12, 4.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 4  The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said on Friday that Indian visa or the stay stipulation period of foreign nationals stranded in the country due to the Covid-19 pandemic will be valid till August 31. Accordingly,

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MHA issues advisory to focus on vulnerable sections amid second wave of Covid

MHA issues advisory to focus on vulnerable sections amid second wave of Covid

🕔15:59, 21.May 2021

New Delhi, May 21  With many children across the country losing their parents during the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic crisis that has hit India hard, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs on Friday issued an advisory to all

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Centre lashes out at Delhi govt for mismanagement of Covid crisis

Centre lashes out at Delhi govt for mismanagement of Covid crisis

🕔20:25, 27.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 27  The Ministry of Home Affairs lashed out at the Delhi government for mismanagement of available infrastructure and support in the fight against Covid-19, leading to tragic loss of lives. The ministry directed the state government to

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Centre bans use of liquid oxygen for all non-medical purposes

Centre bans use of liquid oxygen for all non-medical purposes

🕔06:52, 26.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 26  To ensure that there is no lack of oxygen in the Covid-19 hospitals across the country, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Sunday banned use of liquid oxygen for any non-medical purpose while directing

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Notification issued, NIA to probe blast near Israel Embassy soon

Notification issued, NIA to probe blast near Israel Embassy soon

🕔20:34, 2.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 2  In the wake of a Ministry of Home Affairs’ notification for an NIA probe into a bomb blast near Israel Embassy here on January 29, the central agency will register a case and start investigation soon.

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PFC in asscoaition with Department of Official Language, Ministry of Home Affairs organised technical workshop on Kanthasth and Hindi e-tools

PFC in asscoaition with Department of Official Language, Ministry of Home Affairs organised technical workshop on Kanthasth and Hindi e-tools

🕔20:16, 28.Jan 2021

New Delhi, 28th January 2021: Power Finance Corporation, one of India’s leading NBFC in power sector, today organised  a technical workshop on Kanthasth (Translation software based on memory) and Hindi e-tools at Urjanidhi, headquarters of PFC. The workshop was organised

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MHA rejects lockdown possibilities, issues 19 SOPs

MHA rejects lockdown possibilities, issues 19 SOPs

🕔18:15, 25.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 25  In the wake of ongoing Covid-19 cases, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Wednesday issued a 19-point Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) giving nod to states and UTs to impose local restrictions if necessary. The SOPs,

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MHA adopts multi-fold strategy to boost up Covid Fight

MHA adopts multi-fold strategy to boost up Covid Fight

🕔16:12, 23.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 23 The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Monday said that it has adopted a multi-fold strategy to combat Covid situation in the national Capital as the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has started installation of

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India declares one-day state mourning for Kuwait’s Emir

India declares one-day state mourning for Kuwait’s Emir

🕔19:12, 1.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 1  India on Thursday declared one-day state mourning on Sunday as a mark of respect to Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah, the Emir of Kuwait, who passed away on Tuesday. Making the announcement, the Union Ministry

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New unlock guidelines: States free to decide on schools reopening after Oct 15

New unlock guidelines: States free to decide on schools reopening after Oct 15

🕔08:52, 1.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 01  : The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Wednesday left it to the states and union territories to decide on reopening of schools and coaching institutions after October 15 in a graded manner. Earlier, schools were

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Centre declares 7-day state mourning in memory of Pranab

Centre declares 7-day state mourning in memory of Pranab

🕔09:23, 1.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sept 01  The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Monday announced a seven-day state mourning in memory of former President Pranab Mukherjee who passed away here this evening. As a mark of respect to the departed dignitary, seven

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New rules for J&K’s governance issued, law and order under Lt Gov

New rules for J&K’s governance issued, law and order under Lt Gov

🕔07:01, 29.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 29  The Union Ministry of Home Affairs has notified new rules for administration of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir that specify the functions of the Lt Governor and the Council of Ministers. The “Transaction of

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