Access will allow biometrics of the bodies to be scanned and processed at the Aadhaar portal to trace pre-existing biometric details.
Updated on Oct 05, 2020 05:19 PM IST
According to a reply filed by the home department during the monsoon session of the assembly, 249 rapes were registered in the state in 2017, 344 in 2018, 358 in 2019 and 183 cases till July 31, 2020
Updated on Sep 12, 2020 05:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times/Dharamshala | Naresh K Thakur, Dharamshala
Sanjay Kundu issues revised guidelines for investigation and asks police personnel to look into suicide cases closely and not treat them as routine
Updated on Sep 11, 2020 05:54 PM IST
Hindustan Times/Shimla | Gaurav Bisht, Shimla
Spaces will be created for an activity room for children at Ludhiana’s Shimlapuri police station. It will be painted in pleasing colours with cartoon characters. Toys and books will also be available
Updated on Jul 26, 2020 10:38 PM IST
Further, more than 100 such cases have also come up in which the salary of two teachers was going to the same bank account.
Updated on Jul 02, 2020 01:47 PM IST
Lucknow |Asian News International Posted by| Nandini
The state home department said 240 out of the affected 273 substations in Hooghly, North 24 Parganas, Nadia, East Midnapore and South 24 Parganas districts have been restored.
Updated on May 25, 2020 10:32 AM IST
Kolkata, West Bengal | Tanmay Chatterjee
Published on Feb 20, 2020 11:02 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
Extortion from pesticide dealers: 3 years and counting, no challan in sight as home dept seeks more info
Updated on Feb 20, 2020 11:22 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Bathinda | , BathindaSachin Kumar
He left a rich legacy — expanding suffrage, pushing federalism, and, of course, integrating princely states
Updated on Feb 10, 2020 08:11 PM IST
HARYANA HOME MINISTER V/S CID: Political intelligence collected should have a law and order implication, as per CID manual
Published on Jan 18, 2020 02:30 PM IST
Hitender Rao, Chandigarh
Pawar held meetings of social justice, school education, housing and home departments, among others, this week. Incidentally, chief minister Thackeray, too, held review meetings of these departments separately.
Updated on Jan 18, 2020 02:42 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai |Surendra P Gagan
Vij says that it was his prerogative to decide transfers and he will speak to the CM on the issue
Published on Dec 29, 2019 11:02 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Hitender Rao
Published on Dec 28, 2019 10:34 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Srinagar | HT Correspondent, Srinagar
Chief minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered setting up of cyber police stations and forensic labs in all the 18 police ranges of the state.
Updated on Nov 01, 2019 11:43 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow |HT Correspondent
The state had been depending on the neighbouring states of Haryana and Punjab for jammer-fitted vehicles during VVIPs visits so far
Published on Oct 05, 2019 11:36 PM IST
Gaurav Bisht, Shimla
When the government looked to the home department to provide Home Guards for the job, the response was that it too was facing a shortage — with up to 57% vacancies.
Updated on Sep 11, 2019 04:26 AM IST
New Delhi | Sweta Goswami
While there were claims that the proposal for the detention centre was linked to the national register of citizens (NRC), Brijesh Singh, senior IPS officer and state government’s spokesperson, refuted the same.
Updated on Sep 08, 2019 02:15 AM IST
Mumbai | Swapnil Rawal, Mumbai
On Thursday, HT had reported that the Delhi government is likely to turn down the demand for prosecution sanction on the matter in the next hearing of the case, scheduled on September 18.
Updated on Sep 06, 2019 11:29 PM IST
New Delhi | HT Correspondent, New Delhi
The state-of-the-art system will decide signal timings based on density of traffic, identify vehicles violating traffic rules and also create green corridors during emergencies.
Updated on Aug 21, 2019 05:23 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | Surendra P Gangan
‘Waste of money, manpower’: Rajasthan home dept wants MLAs questions on crime against women cancelled
Seema Kumar, the deputy secretary in the home department, has written to the state assembly’s secretary and given the reason behind the request.
Published on Aug 19, 2019 03:21 PM IST
Jaipur | Urvashi Dev Rawal
The urgency to send them back arose after a directive was issued from the Ministry of Home Affairs to the state government earlier this month, according to Lalbiakzama, the additional secretary in the state’s home department.
Updated on Jun 19, 2019 02:33 PM IST
Guwahati |Sadiq Naqvi
The raids were conducted to put a leash on illegal activities of gangsters who run their extortion and contract killing rackets conveniently from prisons.
Updated on May 31, 2019 03:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna | Avinash Kumar
Javadekar said it is not possible that this incident has not been brought to the knowledge of the home department by the Alwar superintendent of police.
Updated on May 15, 2019 06:02 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | HT Correspondent
Punjab jails minister also ordered registration of an FIR against the officials and the gangsters at the Organised Crime Control Unit, Mohali, which will investigate the matter further.
Updated on Apr 26, 2019 08:01 AM IST
Patiala | Vishal Rambani
Officials in the home department said that the letter was written by people who claimed to be Maoists from Giridih district. Because of the special vigil during elections, police was directed to assess the security threat posed by the letter.
Published on Apr 20, 2019 02:05 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Ranchi |Manish Raj
The state justified the move before the Supreme Court, saying it was based on an opinion given by the law ministry. The video, based on which the complaint was filed was tampered with, read the UP government’s affidavit.
Published on Mar 25, 2019 11:22 PM IST
New Delhi |HT Corres
The bench criticised the CBI special judge, then Mumbai police commissioner
Published on Mar 07, 2019 12:34 AM IST
, MumbaiKanchan V Chaudhari
The appointment comes after the Centre rejected the state’s request to extend the tenure of the incumbent DGP, Dattatray Padsalgikar.
Updated on Mar 01, 2019 09:14 AM IST
Hindustan Times | , MumbaiHT Correspondents
The 295-page report by retired IAS officer Vinay Kumar confirmed then DIG (Prisons) D Roopa’s claims in July 2017 that Sasikala was given preferential treatment.
Published on Jan 20, 2019 10:10 PM IST
Bengaluru |Press Trust of India
The home department has submitted a proposal to widen the scope of CCTV surveillance in Mumbai by adding 5,000 cameras to the existing network.
Published on Oct 24, 2018 12:25 AM IST
Hindustan Times | , MumbaiSurendra P Gangan