In order to streamline and facilitate the processing of Protected Area Permit (PAP), the Home Ministry has launched online facilities of seeking such applications from foreigners intending to visit Tibetan settlements.
Development of road and air infrastructure, Naxal menace and child welfare will be among the issues in focus during the meeting of the Central Zonal Council comprising Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Uttarakhand to be held in Lucknow on Monday.
A day after being stopped from boarding a London flight by Indian immigration officials, Greenpeace campaigner Priya Pillai on Monday shot off a letter to the Home Ministry seeking an explanation for forbidding her from leaving the country.
New Delhi: Senior IPS officer Ashok Prasad has been appointed as the new Special Secretary of Home Ministry's crucial Internal Security division, a post which was vacant after Prakash Mishra was appointed as head of CRPF.
With investigators not ruling out the 'terror angle' in the blast outside a restaurant that killed one woman and injured one, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah have called separate high-level meets on Monday.
Fund sanctioning powers of chiefs of paramilitary forces and directors of other security agencies have been doubled from Rs five crore to Rs ten crore for carrying out major works executed by CPWD and public works organisations.
New Delhi: Delhi Police is on a high alert and tightened the security of vital institutions in the national capital, including the Tihar Central Jail, in the wake of the recent terror strikes in Peshawar and Sydney.
Days after killing of 14 CRPF personnel in a Naxal attack in the Chintagufa region of South Bastar's Sukma district, the Home Ministry on Thursday set up a committee to find out what is going wrong in operations against ultras in Chhattisgarh.
The Ministry of Civil Aviation has written a letter to the Home Ministry to review the “security status” of Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert Vadra, which would decide whether he continues to be exempted from frisking at airports across the country.