Ministry of Home Affairs

Supreme Court wants wage row issue settled

Supreme Court wants wage row issue settled

New Delhi: In a big relief to employers, the Supreme Court on Friday directed the Centre and states not to take any coercive action till ...Read More

Lockdown 5.0: Night curfew between 9 pm and 5 am

Lockdown 5.0: Night curfew between 9 pm and 5 am

New Delhi: As the Centre on Saturday adopted an exit step towards the 67-day long nationwide lockdown, declaring that the restrictions wi...Read More

MHA denies report on Lockdown 5.0, calls it 'mere speculations'

MHA denies report on Lockdown 5.0, calls it 'mere speculations'

The fourth phase of the ongoing lockdown due to coronavirus is near its end, and an India Today report suggests Lockdown 5.0 might come i...Read More

Flights: Maha lockdown order not amended as yet, says official

Flights: Maha lockdown order not amended as yet, says official

Mumbai: Even as the Centre plans resumption of domestic flights from May 25, a Maharashtra government official on Saturday said the state...Read More

Lockdown 4.0: States/UTs can delineate zones and decide on activities prohibited or allowed; night curfew mandatory, says MHA

Lockdown 4.0: States/UTs can delineate zones and decide on activities prohibited or allowed; night curfew mandatory, says MHA

On Thursday, Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla in his letter addressed to Chief Secretaries of all states said that violation of the natio...Read More

Taking train home? Make sure you have e-ticket from IRCTC

Taking train home? Make sure you have e-ticket from IRCTC

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Monday issued Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for movement of people by train when railway ser...Read More

Amit Shah's Home Ministry red flags fake video targeting minorities, Tablighi audio, takes it down later - the story so far

Amit Shah's Home Ministry red flags fake video targeting minorities, Tablighi audio, takes it down later - the story so far

The Amit Shah-run union home ministry recently appointed a thinktank on how to ‘spot and investigate’ fake news. This thinktank, amongst ...Read More

Home Ministry issues detailed guidelines for restarting manufacturing industries after lockdown

Home Ministry issues detailed guidelines for restarting manufacturing industries after lockdown

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Sunday issued detailed guidelines for restarting industries after the lockdown and the precautions ...Read More

No country for poor? Stranded labourers forced to pay for tickets to get home despite MHA directive

No country for poor? Stranded labourers forced to pay for tickets to get home despite MHA directive

Despite the Ministry of Home Affairs directing it to move migrant workers, pilgrims and students who are stranded across various parts of...Read More

Migrant labourers in Chennai demand 2 months' salary before being sent home

Migrant labourers in Chennai demand 2 months' salary before being sent home

Chennai: With the Ministry of Home Affairs allowing migrant workers to reach home via trains, it has brought cheer to several people. How...Read More

Lockdown 3.0: Check full text of MHA's orders for lockdown after May 4

Lockdown 3.0: Check full text of MHA's orders for lockdown after May 4

1. After a comprehensive review, and in view of the Lockdown measures having led to significant gains in the COVID-19 situation in t...Read More

MHA asks states to provide adequate security to healthcare workers; appoint nodal officers

MHA asks states to provide adequate security to healthcare workers; appoint nodal officers

In a letter to chief secretaries of all states and union territories, Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla also flagged a few heinous instanc...Read More

The price of the pandemic and the impact of a stringent lockdown

The price of the pandemic and the impact of a stringent lockdown

In the run-up to PM Narendra Modi’s address to the nation last Tuesday, there was lot of speculation that the lockdown would be eased for...Read More

Policy Watch: Does anyone even know how many deaths take place in India?

Policy Watch: Does anyone even know how many deaths take place in India?

Death is a serious subject. It becomes a looming grim reality when a pandemic is around. Unfortunately, India does not even know how many...Read More

Bengal not to join Ministry of Home Affairs meet

Bengal not to join Ministry of Home Affairs meet

New Delhi: West Bengal in a written communication to the Ministry of Home Affairs has informed that it will not be present in the meeting...Read More

How can you prove that you're an Indian citizen? Home Ministry answers

How can you prove that you're an Indian citizen? Home Ministry answers

People do not have to prove any ancestry by presenting documents like identity cards, birth certificates etc. of parents/grand parents da...Read More

MHA recommends Presidential rejection of mercy plea filed by Nirbhaya rape convict

MHA recommends Presidential rejection of mercy plea filed by Nirbhaya rape convict

The Union Home Ministry has sent to President Ram Nath Kovind the recommendation of the Delhi government rejecting the mercy plea of one ...Read More

10 IAS officers transferred in major bureaucratic reshuffle

10 IAS officers transferred in major bureaucratic reshuffle

New Delhi: In a major administrative reshuffle, the Centre on Tuesday transferred and promoted 10 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) off...Read More

Intelligence Bureau report questions failure to detect Pak drones

Intelligence Bureau report questions failure to detect Pak drones

New Delhi: The Intelligence Bureau (IB) has submitted a detailed report to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Thursday that raises que...Read More

High-level meeting calls CJI's security 'very flimsy', orders deployment of close proximity team

High-level meeting calls CJI's security 'very flimsy', orders deployment of close proximity team

New Delhi: The security of Chief Justice (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi has become a matter of concern for security agencies. A meeting was held with...Read More

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