Home Ministry

Urgency, track record behind Maharashtra DGP's extension: MHA to HC

Urgency, track record behind Maharashtra DGP's extension: MHA to HC

On November 30, 2018, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis granted another extension for three months to Padsalgikar.

Jan 08, 2019, 21:26 PM IST
1,605 killed in over 10,000 incidents of communal clashes between 2004-17: RTI

1,605 killed in over 10,000 incidents of communal clashes between 2004-17: RTI

The figures were provided by the Ministry of Home Affairs in a reply to an RTI query.

Jan 02, 2019, 22:13 PM IST
Pakistan-based terror groups may target India through sea: Home Ministry

Pakistan-based terror groups may target India through sea: Home Ministry

Terror-groups based in Pakistan may be devising a strategy to enter India using the sea route. This is what the Home Ministry informed Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, citing inputs from Indian intelligence agencies.

Jan 02, 2019, 14:16 PM IST

More cry than hue against Home Ministry’s computer surveillance notification

The rule has been there for a long time, so those who are crying themselves hoarse are merely going for the hype.

Dec 27, 2018, 14:31 PM IST
Home Ministry's order giving snooping powers to central agencies challenged in SC

Home Ministry's order giving snooping powers to central agencies challenged in SC

The PIL has been filed by advocate ML Sharma.

Dec 24, 2018, 15:37 PM IST
Will speak in Parliament, if needed: Rajnath Singh on MHA order on monitoring of any computer resource

Will speak in Parliament, if needed: Rajnath Singh on MHA order on monitoring of any computer resource

The government has been facing flak over the order with opposition parties claiming that the Centre has given snooping powers to the agencies. 

Dec 23, 2018, 15:13 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi doing fear-mongering, playing with national security: Amit Shah on snooping row

Rahul Gandhi doing fear-mongering, playing with national security: Amit Shah on snooping row

Amit Shah's attack on Rahul Gandhi came after the latter called PM Modi an "insecure dictator".  

Dec 21, 2018, 21:14 PM IST
'Done in interest of national security': Govt defends MHA order on monitoring computers

'Done in interest of national security': Govt defends MHA order on monitoring computers

The Opposition has alleged that the BJP govt is making the country a surveillance state.

Dec 21, 2018, 17:39 PM IST

Indian home ministry allows 10 central agencies to engage in investigation

India’s home affairs ministry has authorised ten central agencies and bodies to intercept, monitor, and decrypt “any information generated, transmitted, received or stored in any computer”.

Dec 21, 2018, 14:50 PM IST
Odisha, Tripura to get Rs 1,292 crore for cyclone, floods relief

Odisha, Tripura to get Rs 1,292 crore for cyclone, floods relief

The decisions have been taken at a meeting of a high level committee, chaired Home Minister Rajnath Singh and attended Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

Dec 17, 2018, 21:42 PM IST
Infrastructure work along border with Bangladesh, Bhutan to be expedited

Infrastructure work along border with Bangladesh, Bhutan to be expedited

The Centre has decided to expedite construction of roads and develop other infrastructure along the borders with Bangladesh and Bhutan to check illegal movement of people and smuggling of contraband and fake currency notes.

Dec 14, 2018, 19:20 PM IST
Zee News exclusive: Islamic jihadi groups in Kerala open 'support outlets' in UAE

Zee News exclusive: Islamic jihadi groups in Kerala open 'support outlets' in UAE

The outlets in UAE are reportedly providing jobs to Indians in the country who have a criminal background and are evading arrest back home.

Oct 31, 2018, 23:53 PM IST
Rajnath Singh reviews security in J&K, meets Governor Satyapal Malik

Rajnath Singh reviews security in J&K, meets Governor Satyapal Malik

The Home Minister also met J&K Governor Satyapal Malik. 

Oct 23, 2018, 13:32 PM IST
Kerala govt failed to act despite advisory on protests at Sabarimala, suggests MHA letter

Kerala govt failed to act despite advisory on protests at Sabarimala, suggests MHA letter

According a letter issued by the MHA, accessed by Zee News, the Kerala government had information about Left wing groups, among others, stoking protests at Sabarimala.

Oct 19, 2018, 15:05 PM IST
Naxals pumping extortion money into real estate, claims NIA

Naxals pumping extortion money into real estate, claims NIA

The Naxals are investing the extorted money into the real estate business, the NIA has claimed in its report.

Sep 20, 2018, 10:59 AM IST
After Kerala, floods wreaks havoc in Nagaland; 12 dead, 3,000 families displaced

After Kerala, floods wreaks havoc in Nagaland; 12 dead, 3,000 families displaced

Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio has sought help from the Centre and the countrymen in helping those affected by floods and landslides. 

Aug 31, 2018, 10:04 AM IST
Rajnath Singh favours taking help of clerics, scholars to check radicalisation

Rajnath Singh favours taking help of clerics, scholars to check radicalisation

Rajnath Singh has suggested that clerics, scholars and researchers and the NCM should be engaged to check attempts to radicalise youths and motivate them towards constructive works.

Aug 30, 2018, 21:45 PM IST
Underground network of Naxals identified, five masterminds named: Report

Underground network of Naxals identified, five masterminds named: Report

The IB has submitted the names of the five masterminds of Naxals to the Home Ministry.

Aug 30, 2018, 10:11 AM IST
Heavy rains have resulted in 1074 deaths across India this year: Home Ministry report

Heavy rains have resulted in 1074 deaths across India this year: Home Ministry report

Apart from Kerala, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and Assam too have suffered significantly.

Aug 27, 2018, 12:09 PM IST
No ATM to be replenished with cash after 9 pm from next year

No ATM to be replenished with cash after 9 pm from next year

There are over 8,000 privately owned cash vans plying across the country, operated by non-bank private agencies, and they handle over Rs 15,000 crore daily on behalf of banks.

Aug 19, 2018, 17:16 PM IST