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Daily News
Uproar over Palpita appointment: Govt. under fire to revoke decisionwith the government. Gamini Viyangoda stated that the appointment of Anusha Pa
Uproar over Palpita appointment: Govt. under fire to revoke decision
Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
with the government. Gamini Viyangoda stated that the appointment of Anusha Palpita as the Additional Secretary to Ministry of Home Affairs by this good governance government is tantamount to throwing its good governance feature into the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
One in every five missing children comes from West Bengal: CRYthe total cases reported in the country, said NGO CRY - Child Rights and You on
One in every five missing children comes from West Bengal: CRY
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 hours ago
the total cases reported in the country, said NGO CRY - Child Rights and You on Tuesday. “Going by the data shared by the ministry of home affairs during the parliamentary session, West Bengal was among the four states which together accounted for... Read more
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Calcutta News
Bengal accounts for one in every five missing children in India: CRYthe total cases reported in the country, said NGO CRY - Child Rights and You on
Bengal accounts for one in every five missing children in India: CRY
Calcutta News / Posted 20 hours ago
the total cases reported in the country, said NGO CRY - Child Rights and You on Tuesday. "Going by the data shared by the ministry of home affairs during the parliamentary session, West Bengal was among the four states which together accounted for... Read more
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Business Standard India
Marines case: SC to hear Girone's plea to go to Italy on May 26Girone said in his fresh plea. The plea, filed through lawyer Jagjit Singh Chh
Marines case: SC to hear Girone's plea to go to Italy on May 26
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Girone said in his fresh plea. The plea, filed through lawyer Jagjit Singh Chhabra, has also sought a direction that Ministry of Home Affairs and the Foreigners Regional Registration Office be asked to provide him with the "necessary... Read more
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iol.co.za
Visa regs weigh on Namibian businesseconomic integration, to enforce such a decision is not only surprising but als
Visa regs weigh on Namibian business
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
economic integration, to enforce such a decision is not only surprising but also deeply disappointing,” Shaanika said. The Ministry of Home Affairs has flatly denied the existence of any visa restrictions for business travelers from South... Read more
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The Hindu
China instigated Naga outfit: CentreHigh Court judge Najmi Waziri, was set up. On February 12, when the tribunal w
China instigated Naga outfit: Centre
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
High Court judge Najmi Waziri, was set up. On February 12, when the tribunal was hearing the case in Gangtok, Sikkim, the Ministry of Home Affairs made a written submission that the NSCN-K “obtained assistance from anti-India forces in other... Read more
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Daily News
Local Emergency Committees formedthe victims and to achieve rapid and effective recovery. Issuing a letter to a
Local Emergency Committees formed
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
the victims and to achieve rapid and effective recovery. Issuing a letter to all District Secretaries in the country, the Ministry of Home Affairs had informed them that the Divisional Secretaries in the affected districts have been called on to... Read more
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New Kerala
Government enables E-Tourist Visa facility - newkerala.com #67140New Delhi, May 22 : The Ministry of Tourism has been working very closely with
Government enables E-Tourist Visa facility - newkerala.com #67140
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
New Delhi, May 22 : The Ministry of Tourism has been working very closely with Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of External Affairs for easing of the Visa Regime in the country over a period of time. The Ministry supported the initiative... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Pres Magufuli fires Min for being drunksaid in a statement Kitwanga was sacked after he "turned up drunk to parliament
Pres Magufuli fires Min for being drunk
New Zimbabwe / Posted 3 days ago
said in a statement Kitwanga was sacked after he "turned up drunk to parliament and responded to a question directed to the Ministry of Home Affairs while being in a drunken state." It did not say when the episode took place. Kitwanga had... Read more
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iol.co.za
Minister fired for being drunk on the jobsaid in a statement Kitwanga was sacked after he “turned up drunk to Parliament
Minister fired for being drunk on the job
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
said in a statement Kitwanga was sacked after he “turned up drunk to Parliament and responded to a question directed to the Ministry of Home Affairs while being in a drunken state.” It did not say when the episode took place. Kitwanga had... Read more
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Times of Malta
Tanzanian president sacks minister for being drunk on the jobsaid in a statement Kitwanga was sacked after he "turned up drunk to parliament
Tanzanian president sacks minister for being drunk on the job
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
said in a statement Kitwanga was sacked after he "turned up drunk to parliament and responded to a question directed to the Ministry of Home Affairs while being in a drunken state." It did not say when the episode took place. Kitwanga had... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tanzanian president sacks minister for being drunk on the jobsaid in a statement Kitwanga was sacked after he "turned up drunk to parliament
Tanzanian president sacks minister for being drunk on the job
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
said in a statement Kitwanga was sacked after he "turned up drunk to parliament and responded to a question directed to the Ministry of Home Affairs while being in a drunken state." It did not say when the episode took place. Kitwanga had... Read more
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The Star
Tanzanian president sacks minister for being drunk on the jobsaid in a statement Kitwanga was sacked after he "turned up drunk to parliament
Tanzanian president sacks minister for being drunk on the job
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
said in a statement Kitwanga was sacked after he "turned up drunk to parliament and responded to a question directed to the Ministry of Home Affairs while being in a drunken state." It did not say when the episode took place. Kitwanga had... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajnath announces ex-gratia amount of Rs.25 lakh to slain NDMC officer's family - newkerala.com #66595In his message, Singh noted that Khan was a dedicated and honest employee of th
Rajnath announces ex-gratia amount of Rs.25 lakh to slain NDMC officer's family - newkerala.com #66595
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
In his message, Singh noted that Khan was a dedicated and honest employee of the NDMC. The Home Minister said that the Ministry of Home Affairs and the NDMC stand united with the family of late M.M. Khan in their moment of grief. The Delhi... Read more
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New Kerala
Investigating agencies have full-fledged autonomy: newkerala.com #66382New Delhi, May 20 : Days after the Standing Committee of the Ministry of Home A
Investigating agencies have full-fledged autonomy: newkerala.com #66382
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
New Delhi, May 20 : Days after the Standing Committee of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) pulled up the Centre for the January 2 Pathankot terror attack, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday heaped praise on the security and intelligence... Read more
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dna
Investigating agencies have full-fledged autonomy: Rajnath SinghDays after the Standing Committee of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) pulled
Investigating agencies have full-fledged autonomy: Rajnath Singh
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Days after the Standing Committee of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) pulled up the Centre for the January 2 Pathankot terror attack, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday heaped praise on the security and intelligence agencies, saying they... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Malaysian to hang after Singapore court denies final appealbe executed on Friday afternoon. In Singapore, executions are normally carried
Malaysian to hang after Singapore court denies final appeal
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
be executed on Friday afternoon. In Singapore, executions are normally carried out by hanging at dawn on Fridays. The ministry of home affairs, which supervises the prisons service, declined to comment on the arrangements. After Kho was... Read more
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New Kerala
FBI to train Indian counter-terror experts - newkerala.com #65970Bureau of Investigation Office of Legal Attache through the US Department of Ju
FBI to train Indian counter-terror experts - newkerala.com #65970
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Bureau of Investigation Office of Legal Attache through the US Department of Justice and FBI in collaboration with the Ministry of Home Affairs and Mumbai police. It will focus on case-specific requests in order to expedite India's demand for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Debt to Bulawayo City Council Increaseslargest debtor, owing US$1,31 million; followed by the Zimbabwe National Water
Govt Debt to Bulawayo City Council Increases
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
largest debtor, owing US$1,31 million; followed by the Zimbabwe National Water Authority which owes US$1,29 million. The Ministry of Home Affairs owes US$740 668, while the Ministry of Health owes US$452 055. The Ministry of Higher Education is... Read more
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New Kerala
U.S. to provide mutual legal assistance training to counter terrorism - newkerala.com #65915Mumbai (Maharashtra), May 19 : In partnership with the Ministry of Home Affairs
U.S. to provide mutual legal assistance training to counter terrorism - newkerala.com #65915
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Mumbai (Maharashtra), May 19 : In partnership with the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Mumbai Police, the United States Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation will provide India's top counter-terrorism investigators and... Read more
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dna
Now a portal to deal with online abuse of womenwith NASSCOM, and the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (Dei
Now a portal to deal with online abuse of women
dna / Posted 6 days ago
with NASSCOM, and the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) under the telecom ministry and the ministry of home affairs to formulate best practices and guidelines for matrimonial sites to follow. These are now with DeitY... Read more
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The Indian Express
Pathankot attack: DNA tests do not confirm claim of two more terroristswith the NSG’s Special Action Group — an organisation which, though staffed by
Pathankot attack: DNA tests do not confirm claim of two more terrorists
The Indian Express / Posted 6 days ago
with the NSG’s Special Action Group — an organisation which, though staffed by the Indian Army, reports to the Ministry of Home Affairs. Asha Dhir, Acting Director of CFSL, Chandigarh, did not respond to an email and text messages... Read more
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asianage
Anand Joshi kept secret papers even after transfer, says CBIThe CBI’s investigations into the corruption case against Anand Joshi, under-se
Anand Joshi kept secret papers even after transfer, says CBI
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
The CBI’s investigations into the corruption case against Anand Joshi, under-secretary with the Union ministry of home affairs, have revealed that even after his transfer from the Foreign Contribution Regula-tion Act division of the ministry, the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Centre reviews disaster preparedness with states, UTslost, about 16.54 lakh houses and huts damaged and crops over an area of 33.57
Centre reviews disaster preparedness with states, UTs
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
lost, about 16.54 lakh houses and huts damaged and crops over an area of 33.57 lakh hectares affected. Mehrishi said the Ministry of Home Affairs and agencies such as National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), National Disaster Response Force... Read more
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The Economic Times
Anand Joshi placed under suspension for issuing FCRA notices arbitrarily to NGOsof one of Setalvad's NGOs, Sabrang Trust, the sources said. Sabrang Trust's li
Anand Joshi placed under suspension for issuing FCRA notices arbitrarily to NGOs
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
of one of Setalvad's NGOs, Sabrang Trust, the sources said. Sabrang Trust's licence was suspended on September 9, 2015 by Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) for alleged multiple violations of FCRA rules, including misuse of funds for personal benefit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MPs Protest Over Human Traffickingstill remained in Kuwait. "Perpetrators of these heinous acts must face the fu
MPs Protest Over Human Trafficking
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
still remained in Kuwait. "Perpetrators of these heinous acts must face the full wrath of the law," read the motion. "The Ministry of Home Affairs must urgently conduct awareness programmes on human trafficking and educate the unsuspecting public,... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
MPs in floor sitting demo over traffickingstill remained in Kuwait. “Perpetrators of these heinous acts must face the fu
MPs in floor sitting demo over trafficking
New Zimbabwe / Posted 7 days ago
still remained in Kuwait. “Perpetrators of these heinous acts must face the full wrath of the law,” read the motion. “The Ministry of Home Affairs must urgently conduct awareness programmes on human trafficking and educate the unsuspecting public,... Read more
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dna
CBI scrutinising files related to Anand JoshiThe Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is scrutinising various files related
CBI scrutinising files related to Anand Joshi
dna / Posted 7 days ago
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is scrutinising various files related to Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) Under Secretary Anand Joshi, who has been arrested on charges of issuing Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) notices arbitrarily... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Scribe’s murder: CBI examining Bihar’s request to take over police probethe state’s request” and will communicate its opinion to appropriate central go
Scribe’s murder: CBI examining Bihar’s request to take over police probe
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
the state’s request” and will communicate its opinion to appropriate central government authorities, including the the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT), as per the protocol. According to the source,... Read more
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dna
Show cause notice to IPS officer who probed Ishrat Jahan caseto official sources, action was initiated against Verma by NEEPCO, which comes
Show cause notice to IPS officer who probed Ishrat Jahan case
dna / Posted 7 days ago
to official sources, action was initiated against Verma by NEEPCO, which comes under the power ministry. The Ministry of Home Affairs, the cadre controlling authority for IPS officers, has been informed. Verma has been accused of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Show cause notice to IPS officer who probed Ishrat caseto official sources, action was initiated against Verma by NEEPCO, which comes
Show cause notice to IPS officer who probed Ishrat case
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
to official sources, action was initiated against Verma by NEEPCO, which comes under the power ministry. The Ministry of Home Affairs, the cadre controlling authority for IPS officers, has been informed. Verma has been accused of... Read more
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Billboard
Tomorrowland Beefs Up Security, Adds Metal Detectors In Response to Terror Attacksand months, a series of intensive consultations have taken place with local and
Tomorrowland Beefs Up Security, Adds Metal Detectors In Response to Terror Attacks
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
and months, a series of intensive consultations have taken place with local and federal police, local governments and the Ministry of Home Affairs in preparation of the approaching festival summer. Existing plans are being updated, additional... Read more
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New Kerala
CBI scrutinising files related to Anand Joshi - newkerala.com #64900New Delhi, May.17 : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is scrutinising v
CBI scrutinising files related to Anand Joshi - newkerala.com #64900
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
New Delhi, May.17 : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is scrutinising various files related to Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) Under Secretary Anand Joshi, who has been arrested on charges of issuing Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA)... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore, Indonesia discuss anti-terror cooperation in focus groupon counter-terrorism efforts in a focus group discussion on Monday (May 16). I
Singapore, Indonesia discuss anti-terror cooperation in focus group
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
on counter-terrorism efforts in a focus group discussion on Monday (May 16). In a media release on Tuesday, Singapore's Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said those who attended the initiative by the Indonesian Embassy included experts from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Country to Become Large Producers and Exporters Niobiumwhere the project will also be extended to. According to Dr Kalemani, the comp
Country to Become Large Producers and Exporters Niobium
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
where the project will also be extended to. According to Dr Kalemani, the company was currently holding talks with the Ministry of Home Affairs and Songwe Prison to charter better ways of relocating the prison so that the project could... Read more
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The Hindu
Missing Teesta files: Joshi was after several NGOsInvestigators have identified the names of more than 14 NGOs whom Mr. Joshi had
Missing Teesta files: Joshi was after several NGOs
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Investigators have identified the names of more than 14 NGOs whom Mr. Joshi had sent notices to. Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) official Anand Joshi who was arrested by the CBI for alleged corrupt practices and walking away with the files pertaining... Read more
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The Hindu
Tension between Ministries over visa revocation of Chinese dissidentslast month’s Dharamshala meeting of Chinese dissidents, the Ministry of Externa
Tension between Ministries over visa revocation of Chinese dissidents
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
last month’s Dharamshala meeting of Chinese dissidents, the Ministry of External Affairs has now sent a terse letter to the Ministry of Home Affairs complaining about not being consulted on the issue. In a letter dated May 9, 2016, which The Hindu... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India, China to renew decade old counter-terror pactPranab Mukherjee’s four-day visit to China from May 24. The Memorandum of Unde
India, China to renew decade old counter-terror pact
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
Pranab Mukherjee’s four-day visit to China from May 24. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation between Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of Public Security on counter terrorism measures were signed in 2005. “The MoU had... Read more
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Phayul
Tibetan journalist files Public Interest Litigation for Indian Passportvarious Indian offices for the past two years but to no avail; his corresponden
Tibetan journalist files Public Interest Litigation for Indian Passport
Phayul / Posted 8 days ago
various Indian offices for the past two years but to no avail; his correspondence with the Director of the Citizenship, Ministry of Home Affairs, Pravin Horo Singh hasn’t steered him any nearer to his goal. Singh has replied that Tibetans are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Low Number of Female Security Personnel Worries LegislatorsDodoma — THE Ministry of Home Affairs has temporarily stopped employment in all
Low Number of Female Security Personnel Worries Legislators
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Dodoma — THE Ministry of Home Affairs has temporarily stopped employment in all its units under the ministry to give way to evaluation of the employment process to close all loopholes of employing people without required qualification. The ministry... Read more
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The Economic Times
Save the children: PM Narendra Modi should launch child-centric drought relief measures with immediate effectKarnataka 10 child marriages were prevented of late. In answer to a question r
Save the children: PM Narendra Modi should launch child-centric drought relief measures with immediate effect
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
Karnataka 10 child marriages were prevented of late. In answer to a question raised in the Parliament in March 2016, ministry of home affairs quoted the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data of state-wise missing children which suggests... Read more
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The Financial Express
Licence to shoot for sport: Who can get one, how?it is not mandatory for say, an Abhinav Bindra (air rifle) or a Jitu Rai (air p
Licence to shoot for sport: Who can get one, how?
The Financial Express / Posted 9 days ago
it is not mandatory for say, an Abhinav Bindra (air rifle) or a Jitu Rai (air pistol) to acquire an arms licence since the Ministry of Home Affairs exempts these categories from the Arms Act. In 2011, Delhi High Court had ruled against the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
For CM Khattar and babus, Gurgaon becomes Gurugram without Centre’s nodspokesman stated while announcing the initiative to rename the city. The state
For CM Khattar and babus, Gurgaon becomes Gurugram without Centre’s nod
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
spokesman stated while announcing the initiative to rename the city. The state government then sent a letter to the Union ministry of home affairs for permission to change the names of the two districts. As per government procedures, any change... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistani woman gets Indian citizenship after 13 yearsafter completing the mandatory 7 years of stay in India. Even the Punjab gover
Pakistani woman gets Indian citizenship after 13 years
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
after completing the mandatory 7 years of stay in India. Even the Punjab government had recommended her case to the Union Ministry of Home Affairs but she was neither granted Indian citizenship nor a temporary visa for Pakistan. In the absence of... Read more
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dna
Teesta Setalvad files: Missing MHA officer Anand Joshi found, detainedTeesta Setalvad's NGO, Sabrang Trust, was also allegedly targeted by Anand Josh
Teesta Setalvad files: Missing MHA officer Anand Joshi found, detained
dna / Posted 9 days ago
Teesta Setalvad's NGO, Sabrang Trust, was also allegedly targeted by Anand Joshi. Joshi, an under secretary in the ministry of home affairs (MHA), was nabbed by officials in the Tilak Nagar area, CBI sources said. "Joshi's movements were... Read more
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Daily News
SL transit point for cannabis smugglersout to Sri Lanka through fishing boats. The contraband from there is finding it
SL transit point for cannabis smugglers
Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
out to Sri Lanka through fishing boats. The contraband from there is finding its way to other countries. India’s Union Ministry of Home Affairs also has inputs from the Sri Lankan government that Indian cannabis is landing in Sri Lanka The... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pakistan woman gets Indian citizenship after 13 yearsafter completing the mandatory 7 years of stay in India. Even the Punjab gover
Pakistan woman gets Indian citizenship after 13 years
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
after completing the mandatory 7 years of stay in India. Even the Punjab government had recommended her case to the Union Ministry of Home Affairs but she was neither granted Indian citizenship nor a temporary visa for Pakistan. In the absence of... Read more
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The Hindu
ITBP troops on India-China border get high-end SUVswere looking for some good high-power vehicles at those heights where regular v
ITBP troops on India-China border get high-end SUVs
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
were looking for some good high-power vehicles at those heights where regular vehicles are not as adept as an SUV. The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) sometime back approved our proposal and we purchased four such four-wheelers in the first... Read more
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Business Standard India
High-end SUVs for quick movement of Indian troops on Sino-India borderwere looking for some good high-power vehicles at those heights where regular v
High-end SUVs for quick movement of Indian troops on Sino-India border
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
were looking for some good high-power vehicles at those heights where regular vehicles are not as adept as an SUV. The Ministry of Home Affairs sometime back approved our proposal and we purchased four such four-wheelers in the first batch. "I... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Now high-end SUVs for troops on Sino-India borderwere looking for some good high-power vehicles at those heights where regular v
Now high-end SUVs for troops on Sino-India border
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
were looking for some good high-power vehicles at those heights where regular vehicles are not as adept as an SUV. The Ministry of Home Affairs sometime back approved our proposal and we purchased four such four-wheelers in the first batch. “I... Read more
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