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In structural change, MHA special secretary post altered

In a move that is raising eyebrows about structural changes in the Union home ministry, the post of the special secretary (internal security) in the home ministry has been pruned.

1000 foreign-funded NGOs under scanner

More than 10,000 NGOs receiving foreign funding in the country have come under the scanner of the Union home ministry after they have failed to submit their mandatory annual returns for three years at

MHA acts swiftly on Vadodara clashes

Before Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s arrival back in the country, the Union home ministry has stepped in taking a serious view of the communal clashes in Vadodara which has left more than a dozen peo

Maharashtra faces President Rule as CM Prithviraj Chavan resigns

 Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan and MPCC Chief Manikrao Thakre at a press conference in Mumbai on Thursday. PTI

Ministry Of Home Affairs may get governor’s report today

Overnight PMO orders led to officials transfer

Another joint secretary, holding charge of the crucial Police II division of the MHA, Nirmaljeet Kalsi, has been moved out of the MHA in overnight orders from the PMO.

PMO orders joint secretaries shakeup, 48 transferred

The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has effected transfers of 48 joint secretary-level officers to bring in new faces across Central ministries in one go.

NIA wants to probe Jammu and Kashmir cases

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has asked the Centre to give it jurisdiction over the terror cases of Jammu and Kashmir registered under the Ranbir Penal Code (RPC) which involve offences of w

President bats for peace at border

After the day-long hectic talks on India-China relations, including the vexed India-China boundary issue, it was time for the Chinese President Xi Jinping to taste the flavour of India which came in t

SPG likely to get new chief soon

The prime ministerial guarding force, the Special Protection Group, is likely to get a new chief soon. Speculation is rife that present SPG chief K.

Rajnath Singh to seek liberalised visa pact in Nepal

Indian security agencies have proposed an IT enabled Saarc visa system to prevent its possible misuse by elements based in countries like Pakistan, Bangladesh , Nepal and Lanka

Between 2 pm on October 1 and 10.30 am on October 2, Central government offices in New Delhi remained closed. Why? Because Prime Minister Narendra Modi, concerned about widespread filth in India, is “launching” the nation-wide “Swachchh Bharat” (Clean India) campaign today.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Indian diaspora in New York with a grand promise: “India will touch new heights.” The crowd of 20,000 Americans of Indian origin erupted in re