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Over 32l Domicile Cetificates issued in J&K till 2020: MHA

New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) A total of 32,31,353 applicants have been issued Domicile Certificates in Jammu and Kashmir as on December 31 last year, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) told the Parliament on Tuesday. Citing information provided by the...

Over 6.67 lakh Indians gave up citizenship from 2015-19: Govt

New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) A total of 6,76,074 Indians gave up their citizenship and took citizenship of other countries between 2015 and 2019, the Ministry of Home Affairs told Parliament on Tuesday. In 2015, a total of 1,41, 656...

Budget allocates Rs 1.6L cr to MHA; police modernisation gets priority

New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) The government has allocated Rs 1.6 lakh crore to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) focusing mainly on police modernisation, development in Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh. Out of the total amount allocated, Rs 1.5...

No curbs on domestic travel; cinemas, swimming pools may see more footfalls

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Despite the declining trend in new Covid-19 cases, the Central government on Wednesday extended the safety guidelines directing the states and Union Territories (UTs) to maintain surveillance and follow containment measures till February 28....

MHA rejects lockdown possibilities, issues 19 SOPs

New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) In the wake of ongoing Covid-19 cases, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Wednesday issued a 19-point Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) giving nod to states and UTs to impose local restrictions if necessary. The...

MHA extends Sept re-opening guidelines till Nov 30

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued an order on Tuesday extending the guidelines for re-opening, issued in September, to remain in force till November 30. Most of the activities outside the containment zones...

No curbs should be placed on movement of medical oxygen: MHA

New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Union Ministry of Home Affairs on Friday said that medical oxygen is an essential public health commodity and any disruption in its supplies may critically impact management of Covid-19 patients as it stressed that...

MHA allows metro operations in graded manner from Sept 7

New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) In a reprieve for many people seeking to resume travel through public transport, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Saturday decided to allow the resumption of metro operations from September 7 in a...

Unlock 4: No permission needed for movement of goods, persons

New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The Ministry of Home Affairs on Saturday said that there shall be no restriction on inter-State and intra-State movement of persons and goods, and no separate permission/ e-permit will be required for such movements...

Home Ministry seeks 3 more months to frame CAA rules

New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The Union Home Ministry has informed a department related Standing Committee of Parliament that it needs three more months to frame the rules of the newly passed Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). A senior official told...

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Indian hospitals now need their own permanent oxygen plants

New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) As Covid-19 pandemic moves from the urban centres to the hinterlands ravaging the over-burdened...