Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)

Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 comes into force as Home Ministry notifies gazette

The Act allows Hindu, Christian, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain and Parsi immigrants from Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Pakistan, who faced religious persecution, and came to India before December 31, 2014, to get citizenship in India

Jan 10, 2020, 23:03 PM IST

After five months, internet services restored in Kargil

The suspension of internet services was necessitated to keep a check on the law and order situation which arose due to intense protests after the abrogation of Article 370.

Dec 27, 2019, 13:16 PM IST

BSF combating drone intrusion incidents in border area: DG V.K. Johri

BSF Director General V.K. Johri said that they are making consistent efforts to infiltrate through the border and they have also taken measures to deal and handle recent drone intrusion incidents in the border area.

Dec 01, 2019, 15:42 PM IST

Chemical attacks likely on planes, MHA alerts security agencies

The Ministry of Home Affairs has issued an alert to all security agencies asking to tighten the safety arrangements in airports, train-metro stations and bus depots in every state.

Sep 10, 2017, 12:25 PM IST

Singapore detains two `self-radicalised` teenagers

Singapore has detained two "self-radicalised" teenagers, including one who was planning to join the Islamic State group and carry out violent attacks in the city-state, the government said Wednesday.

May 27, 2015, 16:11 PM IST