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Ministry of Home Affairs

Retirement age for all Central Forces personnel fixed at 60 years: MHA

According to an order by the MHA, the retirement age will be applicable to personnel of Central Reserve Police Forces (CRPF), Border Security Force (BSF), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) and regular cadre of the Paramilitary component of the Assam Rifles (AR).

Aug 19, 2019, 21:10 PM IST

Restrictions being eased out in phased manner in Jammu and Kashmir; national highway functioning normally: MHA

Taking to social media platform Twitter, the MHA Spokesperson assured that the situation in the newly formed Union Territory (UT) is gradually returning to normalcy.

Aug 13, 2019, 18:11 PM IST

Home Ministry refutes reports on 28,000 additional forces moved to Jammu and Kashmir

The Home Ministry sources clarified that 100 companies of additional central forces were ordered for deployment about a week ago, who are in the process of reaching their stations.

Aug 02, 2019, 11:37 AM IST

No basis to claim India losing secular and tolerant image: MHA

The Ministry of Home Affairs has said that Prime Minister Modi-led NDA government at the Centre is committed to upholding Constitutional values and rule of law in the country. Watch this video to know more.

Jul 24, 2019, 15:18 PM IST

No set pattern for mob lynching in country: Government

Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy said in Rajya Sabha that 823 incidents of communal violence were recorded in 2013 and it had declined to 708 in 2018.

Jul 24, 2019, 14:28 PM IST

Centre adopts multi-pronged approach to check infiltration of illegal migrants on international borders

Border guarding forces conduct regular patrolling, lay nakas and establish observation posts and carry out anti-tunnelling exercises to stop illegal infiltration. 

Jul 02, 2019, 17:36 PM IST

Naxals imparting military training to children in Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh: Ministry of Home Affairs

G Kishan Reddy said that a National Policy and Action Plan was formulated by the Central government in January 2015 to tackle the Naxal menace in a holistic manner.

Jul 02, 2019, 17:10 PM IST

Tempo driver assault case: PIL moved in Delhi HC seeking independent inquiry into matter

A PIL was on Wednesday moved in Delhi High Court seeking a separate inquiry by an independent agency like the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to probe the incident of alleged police brutality on auto-driver Sarabjeet Singh and his minor son on June 17 in Mukherjee Nagar. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 19, 2019, 14:00 PM IST

Sikh community stage street protest outside Mukherjee Nagar police station

Sikh community stage street protests outside Mukherjee Nagar police station on Tuesday night. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 19, 2019, 07:58 AM IST

Delhi: Akali Dal leader Manjinder Singh Sirsa manhandled by protestors

Akali Dal leader Manjinder Singh Sirsa manhandled by protestors in Mukherjee Nagar, Delhi. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 18, 2019, 10:46 AM IST

MHA seeks report after video of Delhi police brutally thrashing tempo drivers goes viral

Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Monday sought a report from Delhi Commissioner of Police after videos of three Delhi policemen publicly thrashing the driver of a tempo and his son in Mukherjee Nagar area went viral on social media, sources said. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 18, 2019, 08:24 AM IST

Video of Delhi police brutally thrashing tempo drivers goes viral

Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Monday sought a report from Delhi Commissioner of Police after videos of three Delhi policemen publicly thrashing the driver of a tempo and his son in Mukherjee Nagar area went viral on social media, sources said. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 18, 2019, 08:10 AM IST

Centre constitutes Terror Monitoring Group to check terror activities in Jammu and Kashmir

The group, comprising of eight members, has Additional DGP CID of J&K Police as its Chairman. 

Jun 15, 2019, 20:43 PM IST

On Day 1, Amit Shah chairs crucial Ministry of Home Affairs meet

The country's security and people's welfare the key priorities of the Modi government, Shah said.

Jun 01, 2019, 16:54 PM IST

Centre extends ban on LTTE over its 'strong anti-India posture'

The Union Home Ministry said that the LTTE has been clandestinely working towards Tamil Eelam and undertaking fundraising activities for the same. 

May 14, 2019, 09:41 AM IST

Delhi statehood solution lies in open doors, not in closing them

Delhi residents deserve an accountable government. The time has come for a serious discussion on the issue.

May 03, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

Disinformation being spread about traffic restrictions imposed on national highway in J&K: MHA

Earlier on April 4, the government had imposed restrictions on the national highway from Baramulla to Udhampur for the civilian traffics on Sundays and Wednesdays till May 31.

Apr 10, 2019, 20:00 PM IST

With JKLF ban, government must not make the mistakes of the past

An earlier attempt to ban SIMI was allowed to fail.

Mar 25, 2019, 15:40 PM IST

Ensure safety, security of people from Jammu and Kashmir: Centre to states

The fresh advisory came two days after two Kashmiri dry-fruit sellers were attacked in Lucknow.

Mar 08, 2019, 20:08 PM IST

96 jawans of Central Armed Police Forces committed suicide in 2018: MHA report

The government has taken a number of steps to ensure that suicide rates come down and security personnel are able to handle their duties more effectively.

Feb 13, 2019, 15:42 PM IST