MHA

  • Nongpok Sekmai in Manipur is India's best police station
    Northeast has three of India's Top 10 police stations Imphal/Itanagar, December 3 (IANS):  Northeast has three of India's Top 10 police stations with Manipur securing the top spot, besides Arunachal Pradesh at third and Sikkim at seventh, according to the 2020 rankings announced by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Thursday. The police stations were selected on the basis of their performances, including the manner in which their personnel dealt with crime agains
  • States can impose local restrictions under MHA's new guidelines
    NEW DELHI, NOVEMBER 25 (IANS): The Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Wednesday issued new guidelines for surveillance, containment and caution in the wake of surge in coronavirus cases in few states and Union Territories (UTs), allowing them to impose local restrictions to contain the spread of the pandemic based on need. The month-long guidelines will be effective from December 1 and will remain in force up to December 31. The main focus of the guidelines is to consolidate
  • Govt paves way for all Indians to buy land in J&K
    PAGD flays Centre's move as 'huge betrayal'; 'J&K up for sale,’ says Omar Abdullah    New Delhi, October 27 (IANS):  In a significant move, the Centre has notified the new Land Laws for Jammu & Kashmir. In a gazette notification, the union home ministry has notified this on Monday. It paved way for any Indian to buy land in the Union Territory (UT) of Jammu & Kashmir. The MHA notified what it calls UT of Jammu and Kashmir Reorgani
  • Amnesty International's statement unfortunate, exaggerated: MHA
    New Delhi, September 29 (PTI): The Home Ministry on Tuesday said Amnesty International's statement that it was being subjected to an "incessant witch-hunt" was unfortunate, exaggerated and far from the truth. The Union Home Ministry said all the "glossy statements" about humanitarian work and speaking truth to power are nothing but a "ploy to divert attention" from their activities which were in clear contravention of laid down Indian laws. "
  • Ensure opening of all private clinics: MHA to States
    The order issued by Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla to all state Chief Secretaries and UT authorities. (Photo: IANS)   New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Union Home Ministry on Monday instructed all the states and the Union Territories (UTs) to ensure opening of all private clinics, nursing homes and labs with all their medical professionals and staff on duty. The order issued by Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla to all state Chief Secretaries and UT authorities also direc