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New Kerala
Greenpeace files response over cancellation of its FCRA licence The Greenpeace legal team has learnt that the Ministry of Home Affairs has no
Greenpeace files response over cancellation of its FCRA licence
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
The Greenpeace legal team has learnt that the Ministry of Home Affairs has notified the Delhi High Court that Greenpeace's FCRA registration has been cancelled. This news comes just a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Three Permanent Secretaries TransferredPresident Edgar Lungu has made three changes at Permanent Secretary level. He h
Three Permanent Secretaries Transferred
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
President Edgar Lungu has made three changes at Permanent Secretary level. He has transferred Peter Mwaba from the Ministry of Home Affairs to the Ministry of Health taking over from Davy Chikamata who moves to the Ministry of Community Development,... Read more
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New Kerala
Girish Shankar assumes charge as Secretary of Department of Official Languages Girish Shankar took charge as Secretary, Department of Official Languages, un
Girish Shankar assumes charge as Secretary of Department of Official Languages
New Kerala / Posted 13 hours ago
Girish Shankar took charge as Secretary, Department of Official Languages, under the Ministry of Home Affairs, on Thursday. A 1982 batch IAS officer of the Bihar cadre,... Read more
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asianage
Malegaon blast: Supreme Court to hear plea against NIA September 4The Supreme Court will hear on Friday a public interest writ petition challengi
Malegaon blast: Supreme Court to hear plea against NIA September 4
asianage / Posted yesterday
The Supreme Court will hear on Friday a public interest writ petition challenging the decision of the Maharashtra government and the National Investigation Agency to go soft on “Hindu extremists” accused in the Malegaon blast case. Social activist... Read more
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asianage
Malegaon blast Supreme Court to hear plea against NIA September 4The Supreme Court will hear on Friday a public interest writ petition challengi
Malegaon blast Supreme Court to hear plea against NIA September 4
asianage / Posted yesterday
The Supreme Court will hear on Friday a public interest writ petition challenging the decision of the Maharashtra government and the National Investigation Agency to go soft on “Hindu extremists” accused in the Malegaon blast case. Social activist... Read more
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Business Standard India
A K Bhattacharya: Three finance secretaries in 15 monthsA new government is always entitled to build its own team of civil servants in
A K Bhattacharya: Three finance secretaries in 15 months
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
A new government is always entitled to build its own team of civil servants in key positionsFacts should speak for themselves. The Narendra Modi government has just completed 15 months. In this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Network Coverage to Be a Reality SoonTHE minister of information and communication technology says he is aware of th
National Network Coverage to Be a Reality Soon
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
THE minister of information and communication technology says he is aware of the challenges the nation faces regarding network coverage and promised that within the next 18 months, the entire country will have access to various networks. According... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajnath Singh reviews status of CAPFIMS Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has reviewed the status of the establishmen
Rajnath Singh reviews status of CAPFIMS
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has reviewed the status of the establishment of the Central Armed Police Forces Institute of Medical Sciences (CAPFIMS) in New Delhi. An official release said that the layout... Read more
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New Kerala
Court moved against changing Aurangzeb Road's name to A.P.J. Abdul Kalam A plea was filed on Monday in Delhi High Court seeking to restrain New Delhi
Court moved against changing Aurangzeb Road's name to A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
A plea was filed on Monday in Delhi High Court seeking to restrain New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) from issuing a notification regarding changing the name of Aurangzeb Road... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajiv Mehrishi appointed new home secretary The government on Monday appointed Finance Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi as the ne
Rajiv Mehrishi appointed new home secretary
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
The government on Monday appointed Finance Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi as the new union home secretary. He succeeds L.C. Goyal, who took premature voluntary retirement from service. In a surprising move,... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajnath reviews progress of proposed CAPFIMS Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday reviewed the status of the Central Arme
Rajnath reviews progress of proposed CAPFIMS
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday reviewed the status of the Central Armed Police Forces Institute of Medical Sciences (CAPFIMS) here as its layout plan was being reviewed for not being able to secure... Read more
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New Kerala
Enduring VulnerabilitiesThe worst insurgency related incident, after November 21, 2006, had taken place
Enduring Vulnerabilities
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
The worst insurgency related incident, after November 21, 2006, had taken place on May 29, 2007, when nine persons, including a child, were killed as three bombs exploded in a house at Bhutuke village in the Gothadi Village Development Committee... Read more
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The Hindu
Rajiv Mehrishi appointed Home SecretaryRajasthan cadre IAS officer Rajiv Mehrishi became the third Home Secretary to b
Rajiv Mehrishi appointed Home Secretary
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Rajasthan cadre IAS officer Rajiv Mehrishi became the third Home Secretary to be appointed by the Modi government in the past one year. Mr. Mehrishi replaces L.C. Goyal, who took premature voluntary retirement on Monday, barely months after being... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High Court to Rule on Disputed Eco-Bank TransactionThe High Court (Commercial Division) will tomorrow issue a ruling on whether an
High Court to Rule on Disputed Eco-Bank Transaction
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The High Court (Commercial Division) will tomorrow issue a ruling on whether an additional witness from the Ministry of Home Affairs should be called in the hearing of a lawsuit filed by Future Trading Company Limited against Ecobank Tanzania... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Malaysia Bans The Color Yellow As Protests Swell Into The Hundreds Of ThousandsThe anti-government protests that swept through the Malaysian capital of Kuala
Malaysia Bans The Color Yellow As Protests Swell Into The Hundreds Of Thousands
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
The anti-government protests that swept through the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur on Saturday continued unabated on Sunday after tens of thousands of demonstrators camped in the streets overnight. Emboldened by the presence of influential former... Read more
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New Kerala
Union Cabinet reshuffles 16 bureaucrats The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointments of se
Union Cabinet reshuffles 16 bureaucrats
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointments of several bureaucratic positions. Shaktikanta Das, Secretary in the Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance has been appointed as... Read more
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The Hindu
OCI students can write JEE; seek entry to IITs under general quotaInterim order brings relief to eight aspirants In a temporary relief to studen
OCI students can write JEE; seek entry to IITs under general quota
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Interim order brings relief to eight aspirants In a temporary relief to students with Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) cards, the High Court of Karnataka has permitted eight OCI students to appear for the Joint Entrance Examinations (JEE) for... Read more
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asianage
Government issues new code for prisoners’ repatriationIndians lodged in foreign jails may no longer have to wait for a lifetime befor
Government issues new code for prisoners’ repatriation
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
Indians lodged in foreign jails may no longer have to wait for a lifetime before they can be repatriated with the Union home ministry issuing fresh guidelines for processing requests for repatriation, which will mandate the Intelligence Bureau to... Read more
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asianage
Government issues new code for prisoners' repatriationIndians lodged in foreign jails may no longer have to wait for a lifetime befor
Government issues new code for prisoners' repatriation
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
Indians lodged in foreign jails may no longer have to wait for a lifetime before they can be repatriated with the Union home ministry issuing fresh guidelines for processing requests for repatriation, which will mandate the Intelligence Bureau to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICT Promises National NetworkThe Minister of Information and Communication Technology, Hon Tjekero Tweya sai
ICT Promises National Network
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Minister of Information and Communication Technology, Hon Tjekero Tweya said he is aware of the weaknesses in the network coverage and promised that within the next 14 to 18 months, the entire country will have access to network connectivity... Read more
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The Hindu
17 mentally ill Indians in Pakistan jails; consular access givenPakistan has conveyed to India that 17 Indians, including four women, have comp
17 mentally ill Indians in Pakistan jails; consular access given
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
Pakistan has conveyed to India that 17 Indians, including four women, have completed their jail terms in that country but they cannot be sent back home as they are unable to recall their whereabouts since they are “mentally unsound”. As Pakistan has... Read more
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asianage
17 mentally ill Indians in Pakistan jails; consular access given to prisoners(Representational Image) Among the 17 Indian prisoners in Pakistan, four are w
17 mentally ill Indians in Pakistan jails; consular access given to prisoners
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
(Representational Image) Among the 17 Indian prisoners in Pakistan, four are women New Delhi: Pakistan has conveyed to India that 17 Indians, including four women, have completed their jail terms in that country but they cannot be sent back home as... Read more
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asianage
‘Accountable to people, not MHA’Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia (Photo: PTI/File) Refusing to backt
‘Accountable to people, not MHA’
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia (Photo: PTI/File) Refusing to backtrack on the probe ordered into the 2002 CNG fitness scam after the Centre declared it “legally invalid and void,” the Aam Aadmi Party government on Wednesday told... Read more
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asianage
�Accountable to people, not MHA'Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia (Photo: PTI/File) Refusing to backt
�Accountable to people, not MHA'
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia (Photo: PTI/File) Refusing to backtrack on the probe ordered into the 2002 CNG fitness scam after the Centre declared it “legally invalid and void,” the Aam Aadmi Party government on Wednesday told... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre cannot term CNG scam probe illegal: Delhi The union home ministry does not have the power to declare as void the Delhi
Centre cannot term CNG scam probe illegal: Delhi
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
The union home ministry does not have the power to declare as void the Delhi government's probe into an alleged CNG fitness scam, the city government said on Wednesday. Replying to a letter by Lt.... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Hindus drop below 80% of India's population, Islam rises2015-08-26 10:40 Hindu women take a ritual bath in the Bagmati river. (Prakash
Hindus drop below 80% of India's population, Islam rises
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
2015-08-26 10:40 Hindu women take a ritual bath in the Bagmati river. (Prakash Mathema, AFP) India's Hindus have dropped below 80% of the population for the first time since... Read more
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New Kerala
CNG kit scam: MHA has no power to stop Delhi Govt probe, says Sisodia Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday said that Ministry of
CNG kit scam: MHA has no power to stop Delhi Govt probe, says Sisodia
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday said that Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) does not have the power to stop the inquiry ordered by the Delhi Government on the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Hindus drop below 80 percent of India's populationIndia's Hindus have dropped below 80 percent of the population for the first ti
Hindus drop below 80 percent of India's population
Aljazeera / Posted 8 days ago
India's Hindus have dropped below 80 percent of the population for the first time since independence. Census data, released on Wednesday by the ministry of home affairs, showed that Hindus declined to 79.8 percent of the country's 1.2 billion people... Read more
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New Kerala
Home Ministry cannot term CNG scam probe 'illegal': Delhi government The union home ministry does not have the power to declare as void the Delhi
Home Ministry cannot term CNG scam probe 'illegal': Delhi government
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
The union home ministry does not have the power to declare as void the Delhi government's probe into an alleged CNG fitness scam, the city government said on Wednesday. Replying... Read more
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Business Standard India
Delhi govt is not a subordinate dept of Home Ministry: Sisodia to LG JungThe Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)-led Delhi Government slammed the Ministry of Home Aff
Delhi govt is not a subordinate dept of Home Ministry: Sisodia to LG Jung
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)-led Delhi Government slammed the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) for declaring its Inquiry Commission on the CNG kit scam as 'null and void', saying that Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal-led Government was not a subordinate... Read more
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New Kerala
Delhi Govt. is not subordinate of MHA: Sisodia to LG Jung The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)-led Delhi Government slammed the Ministry of Home A
Delhi Govt. is not subordinate of MHA: Sisodia to LG Jung
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)-led Delhi Government slammed the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) for declaring its Inquiry Commission on the CNG kit scam as 'null and void', saying that Chief... Read more
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The Hindu
Bihar elections among factors in religious data of Census 2011 releaseThe religious data of Census 2011 were released on Tuesday after the Registrar-
Bihar elections among factors in religious data of Census 2011 release
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
The religious data of Census 2011 were released on Tuesday after the Registrar-General of India (RGI), who reports to the Home Ministry, got a clearance from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO). A senior official said the coming Bihar Assembly... Read more
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New Kerala
Union Home Minister reviews the status of state legislation Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday reviewed the status of state leg
Union Home Minister reviews the status of state legislation
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday reviewed the status of state legislation, bills and Ordinances which the state governments sent to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) for... Read more
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Calcutta News
Financial irregularities in DDCA, 'appropriate steps' to be taken The Sports Ministry of the Government of India has written a letter today to
Financial irregularities in DDCA, 'appropriate steps' to be taken
Calcutta News / Posted 9 days ago
The Sports Ministry of the Government of India has written a letter today to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) led- Delhi Government, saying that appropriate steps should be taken over... Read more
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New Kerala
Naga group on recruitment drive after accord; no information, says Rijiju Even as the government is exploring every option to bring the various faction
Naga group on recruitment drive after accord; no information, says Rijiju
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Even as the government is exploring every option to bring the various factions of the National Socialist Council of Nagalim (NSCN) within the recently inked Naga Peace Accord,... Read more
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New Kerala
'Smart City' initiative should not create disintegrated, non-inclusive cities, says Bhattacharya The Chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs, P Bhatt
'Smart City' initiative should not create disintegrated, non-inclusive cities, says Bhattacharya
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
The Chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs, P Bhattacharya, has emphasised the need for caution in the development of 'Smart... Read more
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New Kerala
Financial irregularities in DDCA, 'appropriate steps' to be taken The Sports Ministry of the Government of India has written a letter today to
Financial irregularities in DDCA, 'appropriate steps' to be taken
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
The Sports Ministry of the Government of India has written a letter today to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) led- Delhi Government, saying that appropriate steps should be taken over... Read more
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Calcutta News
Critics Question India's Plan to Shield Muslim Youth From Islamic State KOLKATA - India's programs to deter Muslim youth from joining Islamic State h
Critics Question India's Plan to Shield Muslim Youth From Islamic State
Calcutta News / Posted 9 days ago
KOLKATA - India's programs to deter Muslim youth from joining Islamic State have found few if any takers among Muslim leaders, who say the militant group holds little or no... Read more
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New Kerala
FICCI to host seminar on 'Safe and Smart Cities' The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) with the s
FICCI to host seminar on 'Safe and Smart Cities'
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) with the support of the Telangana State Police and IPS (Central) Association will be hosting a conference on "Homeland Security 2015... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Seychelles President James Michel On a State Visit to India Next WeekBy Rassin Vannier and Sandra Barbier Victoria — The President of Seychelles Ja
Seychelles President James Michel On a State Visit to India Next Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
By Rassin Vannier and Sandra Barbier Victoria — The President of Seychelles James Michel will be undertaking his third state visit to India next week at the invitation of Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi. India is one of Seychelles strategic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Yobe Moves to Save Relics of Old Kanem-Borno CapitolBirnin-Ngazargamo, the old capital of the Borno empire has been in a state of d
Yobe Moves to Save Relics of Old Kanem-Borno Capitol
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Birnin-Ngazargamo, the old capital of the Borno empire has been in a state of depreciation and ruin in the present day Yobe‎ state. But a recent initiative, taken by the government of Yobe state, to conserve the state's decaying heritage, may save... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prayers Sustain Nigeria-GowonFormer Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon (rtd) Sunday at the Redeemed Christian
Prayers Sustain Nigeria-Gowon
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon (rtd) Sunday at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Olive Tree parish, Banana Island, Ikoyi, Lagos led several Christian leaders to intercede for Nigeria and its leadership with particular reference to... Read more
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asianage
Centre trying to ‘save corrupt’ in CNG scam: AAPAfter the arrest of its legislator Surinder Singh and the ministry of home affa
Centre trying to ‘save corrupt’ in CNG scam: AAP
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
After the arrest of its legislator Surinder Singh and the ministry of home affairs declaring the Delhi government constituted commission to probe the alleged CNG fitness scam as “legally invalid and void”, the AAP on Saturday accused the Centre of... Read more
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asianage
Centre trying to �save corrupt' in CNG scam AAPAfter the arrest of its legislator Surinder Singh and the ministry of home affa
Centre trying to �save corrupt' in CNG scam AAP
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
After the arrest of its legislator Surinder Singh and the ministry of home affairs declaring the Delhi government constituted commission to probe the alleged CNG fitness scam as “legally invalid and void”, the AAP on Saturday accused the Centre of... Read more
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The Hindu
Arun Jaitley ‘in favour’ of security nod for Sun TVBut final call on licences for 33 channels with Home Ministry. Sun TV may get
Arun Jaitley ‘in favour’ of security nod for Sun TV
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
But final call on licences for 33 channels with Home Ministry. Sun TV may get the broadcast licences of its 33 channels renewed as chances of the group securing security clearance brightened after Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun... Read more
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Business Standard India
The drones of tomorrowUnmanned aerial vehicles need enabling regulationsUnmanned aerial vehicles need
The drones of tomorrow
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
Unmanned aerial vehicles need enabling regulationsUnmanned aerial vehicles need enabling regulationsOne of the challenges of wedding photography is videotaping the procession as it starts its journey from the groom's house.... Read more
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asianage
AAP’s CNG probe invalid: CentreIn a move that is likely to escalate the ongoing turf battle between the Arvind
AAP’s CNG probe invalid: Centre
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
In a move that is likely to escalate the ongoing turf battle between the Arvind Kejriwal government and lieutenant-governor Najeeb Jung, the Centre on Friday declared the “commission of inquiry” ordered by the AAP government into the Rs 100-crore CNG... Read more
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asianage
AAP's CNG probe invalid CentreIn a move that is likely to escalate the ongoing turf battle between the Arvind
AAP's CNG probe invalid Centre
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
In a move that is likely to escalate the ongoing turf battle between the Arvind Kejriwal government and lieutenant-governor Najeeb Jung, the Centre on Friday declared the “commission of inquiry” ordered by the AAP government into the Rs 100-crore CNG... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IDs to Open Doors for ReturneesThe Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration remains focused and inspired to en
IDs to Open Doors for Returnees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration remains focused and inspired to ensure that every Namibian enjoys their citizenship as guaranteed by the Constitution of the Republic. Home Affairs and Immigration Minister, Pendukeni Iivula- Ithana said... Read more
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The Hindu
Sanjiv Bhatt remained defiant and flagrantly flouted rules: MHA'Alll the 11 charges levelled against him by the Gujarat government were proved
Sanjiv Bhatt remained defiant and flagrantly flouted rules: MHA
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
'Alll the 11 charges levelled against him by the Gujarat government were proved'. The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) dismissed the suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt for "remaining defiant and flagrantly flouting the rules with complete disregard"... Read more
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