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Channel NewsAsia
ISA arrests: 8 Bangladeshis issued with 2-year detention ordersdetained under the Internal Security Act were issued with two-year Orders of De
ISA arrests: 8 Bangladeshis issued with 2-year detention orders
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 minutes ago
detained under the Internal Security Act were issued with two-year Orders of Detention in late April this year, said the Ministry of Home Affairs on Wednesday (May 4). The eight were part of a secret group called the Islamic State in Bangladesh... Read more
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The Star
Dhaka arrests five Bangladeshis deported from Singaporeinto an alleged Islamist plot to carry out attacks in the South Asian country,
Dhaka arrests five Bangladeshis deported from Singapore
The Star / Posted 10 minutes ago
into an alleged Islamist plot to carry out attacks in the South Asian country, authorities in Dhaka said. Singapore's Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said on Tuesday it had detained eight other Bangladeshi men who were planning attacks in their... Read more
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New Kerala
Canadian asked to leave Nepal over controversial social media posts - newkerala.com #5862848 hours for criticizing the government on social media. The order was issued b
Canadian asked to leave Nepal over controversial social media posts - newkerala.com #58628
New Kerala / Posted 21 minutes ago
48 hours for criticizing the government on social media. The order was issued by the Department of Immigration under the Ministry of Home Affairs yesterday, reports the Himalayan Times. The Metropolitan Police Range of Lalitpur district arrested... Read more
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The Financial Express
Delhi: Parliament panel pulls up home ministry for reducing funds, police for not spendingThe Ministry of Home Affairs has reduced the allocation to Rs 5,913.74 from a d
Delhi: Parliament panel pulls up home ministry for reducing funds, police for not spending
The Financial Express / Posted 3 hours ago
The Ministry of Home Affairs has reduced the allocation to Rs 5,913.74 from a demand of Rs 7,691.17 crore. (Reuters) Expressing “deep concern” over funds allocated to the Delhi Police in the 2016-17 Union Budget, a Parliamentary Standing Committee... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
5 Bangladeshis repatriated from Singapore arrested back homeproliferated jihadi-related materials or supported the use of armed violence in
5 Bangladeshis repatriated from Singapore arrested back home
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 hours ago
proliferated jihadi-related materials or supported the use of armed violence in pursuit of a religious cause", said the Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday. The Daily Star reported the five men as: Mizanur Rahman alias Ghalib Hasan, 38; Md Rana... Read more
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The Financial Express
Eye on medical tourism, Govt clears e-visas for patientswith scanned copies of medical prescriptions from a government-accredited hospi
Eye on medical tourism, Govt clears e-visas for patients
The Financial Express / Posted 4 hours ago
with scanned copies of medical prescriptions from a government-accredited hospital of his/ her country. Sources said the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has agreed to this move, on the intervention of the Prime Minister’s Office, and the... Read more
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asianage
8 Bangladeshis held by Singapore in ISIS plotA handout photograph released by Singapore’s ministry of home affairs. -AFP Si
8 Bangladeshis held by Singapore in ISIS plot
asianage / Posted 5 hours ago
A handout photograph released by Singapore’s ministry of home affairs. -AFP Singapore has detained eight radicalised Bangladeshi supporters of the Islamic State terror group for plotting terror attacks back home as part of efforts to overthrow the... Read more
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dna
Fake identity card of MHA recovered from an arrested babu: CBIsaid. She said identity/visiting cards in the designation of Joint Secretary, C
Fake identity card of MHA recovered from an arrested babu: CBI
dna / Posted 12 hours ago
said. She said identity/visiting cards in the designation of Joint Secretary, Cabinet Secretariat, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs, Lok Sabha Secretariat, OSD to MoS (Home Affairs), OSD to Chief Minister (Government of Uttarakhand)... Read more
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Rappler
Singapore detains 8 Bangladeshis for alleged ISIS-related terror plotHawlader and Zzaman Daulat – who were detained in Singapore under the Internal
Singapore detains 8 Bangladeshis for alleged ISIS-related terror plot
Rappler / Posted 14 hours ago
Hawlader and Zzaman Daulat – who were detained in Singapore under the Internal Security Act (ISA). Photo from Singapore Ministry of Home Affairs/EPA SINGAPORE – Singapore said Tuesday, May 3, it had arrested 8 Bangladeshi men who allegedly... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Eight Bangladeshis detained in Singapore over terror plotThis undated handout photograph released by Singapore’s Ministry of Home Affair
Eight Bangladeshis detained in Singapore over terror plot
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 hours ago
This undated handout photograph released by Singapore’s Ministry of Home Affairs on May shows eight detained Bangladeshi nationals (from top row left to right) Islam Shariful, Md Jabath Kysar Haje Norul Islam Sowdagar, Sohag Ibrahim, Zzaman Daulat,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bangladesh ‘cooperating’ with Singapore Govt in anti-terrorism efforts: High Command militancy. We tell our workers that Bangladesh is a land of communal harmon
Bangladesh ‘cooperating’ with Singapore Govt in anti-terrorism efforts: High Comm
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 hours ago
and militancy. We tell our workers that Bangladesh is a land of communal harmony.” In January this year, Singapore's Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) revealed that another 27 Bangladeshi nationals were arrested under the ISA late last year.... Read more
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New Kerala
8 Bangladeshis detained in Singapore for plotting attacks back home - newkerala.com #58465Dhaka, May 3 : The Singapore Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday announced that
8 Bangladeshis detained in Singapore for plotting attacks back home - newkerala.com #58465
New Kerala / Posted 15 hours ago
Dhaka, May 3 : The Singapore Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday announced that eight Bangladeshi men working in Singapore, planning to stage terror attacks back home, have been detained. Aged between 26 and 34, the men reportedly called their group... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Keen On Opposition, Not Criminals, Claims MPDodoma — The ministry of Home Affairs has been criticised for allocating funds
Police Keen On Opposition, Not Criminals, Claims MP
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Dodoma — The ministry of Home Affairs has been criticised for allocating funds on buying anti-riot gear for the police allegedly meant to weaken the Opposition, instead of purchasing vehicles for patrol and allocating enough funds for fuel for police... Read more
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FOX News
Singapore arrests 8 with suspected ISIS tieson suspicion of planning attacks linked to the Islamic State group in their hom
Singapore arrests 8 with suspected ISIS ties
FOX News / Posted 17 hours ago
on suspicion of planning attacks linked to the Islamic State group in their home country, authorities said Tuesday. The Ministry of Home Affairs said the eight construction and marine workers were detained last month for allegedly being members... Read more
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Daily Mail
Eight suspected Bangladeshi ISIS members arrested in Singaporehas detained eight Bangladeshi workers on suspicion of planning attacks linked
Eight suspected Bangladeshi ISIS members arrested in Singapore
Daily Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
has detained eight Bangladeshi workers on suspicion of planning attacks linked to ISIS in their home country. The Ministry of Home Affairs said the eight construction and marine workers were detained last month for allegedly being members... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
8 detained in Singapore for planning terror attacks in BangladeshSingapore because of its support for Islamic State (IS) and its readiness to re
8 detained in Singapore for planning terror attacks in Bangladesh
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Singapore because of its support for Islamic State (IS) and its readiness to resort to the use of violence overseas,” the ministry of home affairs said. The men were detained in April under Singapore’s Internal Security Act, the government said.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
8 Bangladeshi detained in Singapore for planning terror attacksSingapore who were planning to stage terror attacks back home have been detaine
8 Bangladeshi detained in Singapore for planning terror attacks
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 hours ago
Singapore who were planning to stage terror attacks back home have been detained under the Internal Security Act (ISA), the Ministry of Home Affairs announced on Tuesday (May 3). The men, aged between 26 and 34, called their group the Islamic State... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Found on Bangladeshi terror detainees: Kill-list, guide for sniper rifle, bomb-making manualtargets in Bangladesh that include members of parliament, ministers, and media
Found on Bangladeshi terror detainees: Kill-list, guide for sniper rifle, bomb-making manual
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 hours ago
targets in Bangladesh that include members of parliament, ministers, and media personnel, a kill-list released by the Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday (May 3) showed. In a document titled “We Need for Jihad Fight”, the group, set-up by... Read more
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The Hindu
8 Bangladeshis held in Singapore for IS-related terror plotsattacks back home as part of efforts to overthrow the Bangladeshi government, t
8 Bangladeshis held in Singapore for IS-related terror plots
The Hindu / Posted 21 hours ago
attacks back home as part of efforts to overthrow the Bangladeshi government, the Home Ministry here said on Tuesday. The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said the eight men, who were migrant workers in Singapore, were detained in April under the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Pathankot attack: Centre pulled up by Standing Committee, said security agencies were ill-preparedThe Standing Committee of Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday pulled up the Cen
Pathankot attack: Centre pulled up by Standing Committee, said security agencies were ill-prepared
Business Standard India / Posted 21 hours ago
The Standing Committee of Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday pulled up the Centre for the January 2 Pathankot terror attack, saying had the Centre been serious and the intelligence agencies had functioned properly, then the picture would have been... Read more
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ABC News
Singapore Detains 8 Bangladeshis Suspected of IS Group Linkson suspicion of planning attacks linked to the Islamic State group in their hom
Singapore Detains 8 Bangladeshis Suspected of IS Group Links
ABC News / Posted 21 hours ago
on suspicion of planning attacks linked to the Islamic State group in their home country, authorities said Tuesday The Ministry of Home Affairs said the eight construction and marine workers were detained last month for allegedly being members... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Singapore detains eight Bangladesh nationals for planning terror attacks in home countryconcern to Singapore because of its support for ISIS and its readiness to resor
Singapore detains eight Bangladesh nationals for planning terror attacks in home country
Bdnews24.com / Posted 21 hours ago
concern to Singapore because of its support for ISIS and its readiness to resort to the use of violence overseas," the Ministry of Home Affairs said, referring to Islamic State. The men were detained in April under Singapore's Internal... Read more
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dna
Singapore holds 8 Bangladeshis for planning terror attacks in home countryconcern to Singapore because of its support for ISIS and its readiness to resor
Singapore holds 8 Bangladeshis for planning terror attacks in home country
dna / Posted 21 hours ago
concern to Singapore because of its support for ISIS and its readiness to resort to the use of violence overseas," the Ministry of Home Affairs said, referring to Islamic State. The men were detained in April under Singapore's Internal... Read more
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asianage
'Security agencies ill-prepared to tackle terror,' Parliamentary panel tells CentreCommittee, says something is seriously wrong with our counter-terror security e
'Security agencies ill-prepared to tackle terror,' Parliamentary panel tells Centre
asianage / Posted 22 hours ago
Committee, says something is seriously wrong with our counter-terror security establishment. The Standing Committee of Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday pulled up the Centre for the January 2 Pathankot terror attack, saying had the Centre... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
8 Bangladeshis detained under Internal Security Actradicalised male Bangladeshi nationals were detained under the Internal Securit
8 Bangladeshis detained under Internal Security Act
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 hours ago
radicalised male Bangladeshi nationals were detained under the Internal Security Act (ISA) in April this year, said the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Tuesday (May 3). Among the eight, Rahman Mizanur was an S-Pass holder while the other... Read more
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The Star
Found on 8 terror detainees: Kill-list, guide for sniper rifle, and bomb-making manualtargets in Bangladesh that include members of Parliament, ministers, and media
Found on 8 terror detainees: Kill-list, guide for sniper rifle, and bomb-making manual
The Star / Posted 23 hours ago
targets in Bangladesh that include members of Parliament, ministers, and media personnel, a kill-list released by the Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday (May 3) showed. In a document titled "We Need for Jihad Fight", the group, set-up by... Read more
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New Kerala
Standing Committee of Home Affairs recommends modernisation of police forces - newkerala.com #58144New Delhi, May 3 : The Standing Committee of the Ministry of Home Affairs on Tu
Standing Committee of Home Affairs recommends modernisation of police forces - newkerala.com #58144
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
New Delhi, May 3 : The Standing Committee of the Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday called on the NDA Government at the Centre sufficient funds for the modernisation of police forces so that they become capable of controlling terrorists, left wing... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre pulled up by Standing Committee of Home Affairs - newkerala.com #58142New Delhi, May 3 : The Standing Committee of Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesda
Centre pulled up by Standing Committee of Home Affairs - newkerala.com #58142
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
New Delhi, May 3 : The Standing Committee of Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday pulled up the Centre for the January 2 Pathankot terror attack, saying had the Centre been serious and the intelligence agencies had functioned properly, then the... Read more
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dna
Pathankot attack: Security agencies ill-prepared, govt response inadequate, says scathing report of Standing CommitteeThe Standing Committee of Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday pulled up the Cen
Pathankot attack: Security agencies ill-prepared, govt response inadequate, says scathing report of Standing Committee
dna / Posted 23 hours ago
The Standing Committee of Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday pulled up the Centre for the January 2 Pathankot terror attack, saying had the Centre been serious and the intelligence agencies had functioned properly, then the picture would have been... Read more
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dna
From the Carter visit to Chinese dissidents' visa fiasco: A good example of what is not foreign policybecause the action was neither the outcome of policy nor diplomacy. Both the Mi
From the Carter visit to Chinese dissidents' visa fiasco: A good example of what is not foreign policy
dna / Posted yesterday
because the action was neither the outcome of policy nor diplomacy. Both the Ministry of External Affairs and the Ministry of Home Affairs went scurrying for cover; with the MEA disclaiming any knowledge or responsibility and making it... Read more
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The Financial Express
Understanding a burning issue for India’s forestsreport titled Forest Fire Disaster Management, prepared by the National Institu
Understanding a burning issue for India’s forests
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
report titled Forest Fire Disaster Management, prepared by the National Institute of Disaster Management, a body under the Ministry of Home Affairs, in 2012, said about half of India’s forests were prone to fires. 43% were prone to occasional fires... Read more
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The Hindu
10 missing minors found at railway stations every dayrunning campaigns to reunite missing children with their families, as part of a
10 missing minors found at railway stations every day
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
running campaigns to reunite missing children with their families, as part of a nationwide effort under the aegis of the Ministry of Home Affairs. Operation Smile II While the police launched the first drive, Operation Smile, in January 2015,... Read more
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dna
10,000 men engaged in dousing Uttarakhand fires, as Himachal records 519 cases since April 20of Disaster Management, Centre for Fire Explosives, and Fire Services, Delhi, h
10,000 men engaged in dousing Uttarakhand fires, as Himachal records 519 cases since April 20
dna / Posted yesterday
of Disaster Management, Centre for Fire Explosives, and Fire Services, Delhi, has been asked to submit its report to the ministry of home affairs within one week. Earlier in the day, Union home minister Rajnath Singh spoke to Uttarakhand... Read more
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dna
CBI arrests Delhi Police Inspector, Govt official in bribery casesaid. She said identity cards/Visiting cards in the designation of Joint Secre
CBI arrests Delhi Police Inspector, Govt official in bribery case
dna / Posted yesterday
said. She said identity cards/Visiting cards in the designation of Joint Secretary, Cabinet Secretariat, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs, Lok Sabha Secretariat, OSD to MoS (Home Affairs), OSD to Chief Minister (Government of Uttarakhand)... Read more
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Business Standard India
Targeted cyber attacks on Indian businesses increaseexperts and partner with top international cyber security firms. In December 2
Targeted cyber attacks on Indian businesses increase
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
experts and partner with top international cyber security firms. In December 2014, an expert group constituted by the Ministry of Home Affairs had submitted its report on 'Roadmap for Effectively Tackling Cyber Crimes in the Country' after... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oysterbay Police Land Deal Upsets President Magufulimalls, a modern hospital, a conference hall, hotel, office, residential houses
Oysterbay Police Land Deal Upsets President Magufuli
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
malls, a modern hospital, a conference hall, hotel, office, residential houses and parking lots. Police through the ministry of Home Affairs, attributed the decision to the ever increasing demand for residential houses for its officers. The... Read more
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The Indian Express
Uttarakhand forest fire: Choppers carry water, but that’s just a drop in fire oceanthe fires to it by Monday. Besides, a four-member Central team of experts has b
Uttarakhand forest fire: Choppers carry water, but that’s just a drop in fire ocean
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
the fires to it by Monday. Besides, a four-member Central team of experts has been sent, and will submit its report to the Ministry of Home Affairs within a week. Caused either intentionally or due to negligence, forest fires are an yearly summer... Read more
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The Hindu
Two more foreign donors on watch listSecurity agencies have given adverse reports against them The Ministry of Home
Two more foreign donors on watch list
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Security agencies have given adverse reports against them The Ministry of Home Affairs has put two international evangelist groups under the “prior permission category.” After this, the donors can no longer directly send money to NGOs in India, and... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia is ... usup and be counted.’” Kadir’s secondment to the Task Force for Vietnamese Illeg
Malaysia is ... us
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
up and be counted.’” Kadir’s secondment to the Task Force for Vietnamese Illegal Immigrants (Task Force VII) under the Ministry of Home Affairs in 1979 also shaped his perception of refugees so that, in addition to his involvement with G25, he... Read more
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asianage
India has options too, but those come with risksa U.S.-based group to discuss democratic transformation in China. But it was no
India has options too, but those come with risks
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
a U.S.-based group to discuss democratic transformation in China. But it was not to be. After China retorted angrily, the ministry of home affairs cancelled the visa for the Uyghur activist on the grounds that it was a tourist e-visa and that such... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chitungwiza Starts Exhumationsthe rituals. He was accompanied by some village heads, together with Chitungwiz
Chitungwiza Starts Exhumations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
the rituals. He was accompanied by some village heads, together with Chitungwiza Municipality officials and members of the Ministry of Home Affairs. The team later reburied the exposed remains at Chitungwiza cemetery in Nyatsime area. The exposed... Read more
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New Kerala
Full statehood to Delhi: Kejriwal govt. to make Draft Bill public soon - newkerala.com #56947on the area falling under the ambit of New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) a
Full statehood to Delhi: Kejriwal govt. to make Draft Bill public soon - newkerala.com #56947
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
on the area falling under the ambit of New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) and is governed by the NDMC Act. The Union Ministry of Home Affairs exercises control over the NDMC area. In its election manifesto, the AAP had promised to take... Read more
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The Financial Express
Game of visas: India can’t compete with China by being Chinais supposedly incredibly labyrinthine and complicated. If these systems allow s
Game of visas: India can’t compete with China by being China
The Financial Express / Posted 4 days ago
is supposedly incredibly labyrinthine and complicated. If these systems allow such apparently easy slip-ups between the ministry of home affairs (MHA) and the MEA, as is being claimed, one wonders what the backend of our process is like,... Read more
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New Kerala
3rd batch of 25 declassified files relating to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose released - newkerala.com #56550freedom movement. The present batch of 25 files consists of 05 files from the
3rd batch of 25 declassified files relating to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose released - newkerala.com #56550
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
freedom movement. The present batch of 25 files consists of 05 files from the Prime Ministers Office (PMO), 05 files from Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), and 15 files from Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) pertaining to the period 1956 to... Read more
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The Indian Express
After Uighur leader, no visa for two more Chinese dissidentssources, however, said no visas were issued to Jinghua or Wong. “We have recei
After Uighur leader, no visa for two more Chinese dissidents
The Indian Express / Posted 5 days ago
sources, however, said no visas were issued to Jinghua or Wong. “We have received some information from the Ministry of Home Affairs on both these cases. Insofar as Lu Jinghua is concerned, her documents were illegible and there was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lugumi Probe - It's a Make-or-Break Testprobe the matter further was reached after failing to get clear answers form se
Lugumi Probe - It's a Make-or-Break Test
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
probe the matter further was reached after failing to get clear answers form senior officers from the Police Force and the Ministry of Home Affairs about the contract, he said, adding: "There're still some questions we're yet to get concrete... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unpacking the Harambee Prosperity Plan - Part 6training programmes and streamlining of the system for the import of skilled la
Unpacking the Harambee Prosperity Plan - Part 6
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
training programmes and streamlining of the system for the import of skilled labour. With regard to the latter, the Ministry of Home Affairs will adopt a new streamlined system for approving work permits for scarce skills by the end of June... Read more
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Business Standard India
1.30 lakh children apprehended from 2012 to 2014 for crimessent to observation and special homes, Rajya Sabha was informed Thursday. "Acc
1.30 lakh children apprehended from 2012 to 2014 for crimes
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
sent to observation and special homes, Rajya Sabha was informed Thursday. "According to National Crime Records Bureau, Ministry of Home Affairs, the number of juveniles apprehended for various offences including heinous offences under IPC and... Read more
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Phayul
Meeting of Tibetan, Uyghur delegates to take place behind closed doors, Pressure from China likely cause?certificates would be revoked if they fail to comply. The claim could not be in
Meeting of Tibetan, Uyghur delegates to take place behind closed doors, Pressure from China likely cause?
Phayul / Posted 6 days ago
certificates would be revoked if they fail to comply. The claim could not be independently verified. FCRAs are the Indian Ministry of Home Affairs issued documents that allows NGOs to receive donations and contributions from patrons overseas. The... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
No link between Maoists and IS so far, govt tells Rajya Sabhato assess the threat posed by ISIS/ISIL and to devise a national strategy to de
No link between Maoists and IS so far, govt tells Rajya Sabha
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
to assess the threat posed by ISIS/ISIL and to devise a national strategy to deal with it, meetings have been held by the ministry of home affairs with all the central agencies concerned and the state governments on August 1, 2015 and January 16,... Read more
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