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The committee on home has picked up the topic of cybercrime against women and children as such incidents are increasingly being flagged by victims and social activists.
Published on Jan 19, 2021 05:57 AM IST
Ajay Kumar Bhalla has also asked the states/UTs to submit the action taken in this regard with the ministry of home affairs
Updated on Nov 30, 2020 02:59 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent | Edited by Smriti Sinha
Ajay Kumar Bhalla, a 1984-batch Assam-Meghalaya cadre IAS officer, took charge as the home secretary on August 22, 2019, succeeding Rajiv Gauba, who is currently the Cabinet secretary.
Updated on Oct 17, 2020 06:58 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh
Union home secretary Ajay Bhalla asked the state administration to make designated rest places on routes taken by the migrants to reach their homes.
Updated on May 19, 2020 11:39 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
Five such trains operated on Friday. This is the first time any passenger rail services operated in the country since they were suspended on March 22, three days before the national lockdown.
Updated on May 02, 2020 12:22 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | , New DelhiAnisha Dutta
Science, a functioning public health system, and government support are critical in managing epidemics
Updated on Mar 06, 2020 12:26 PM IST
Meanwhile, the opposition Labour Party has demanded that Patel address Parliament on the allegations of bullying against her.
Updated on Mar 02, 2020 07:46 AM IST
London |Press Trust of India
UT adviser Manoj Kumar Parida on Monday issued directions to the UT education department to constitute a committee for the purpose
Published on Feb 18, 2020 12:59 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Munieshwer A Sagar
Chawla, who exhausted legal options in the UK, had approached the ECHR seeking the measure before a full hearing of his case. He had mentioned alleged risk to his human rights, if sent to India.
Updated on Feb 06, 2020 03:18 PM IST
The cabinet secretary, home secretary, foreign secretary, defence secretary, health secretary, civil aviation secretary and several other top officials attended the meeting.
Published on Jan 25, 2020 10:15 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India
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
The mini-reshuffle is expected to fill vacant posts, retaining most of the team in the last government, including the three Indian-origin ministers: Priti Patel (home secretary), Alok Sharma (international development secretary) and Rishi Sunak (chief secretary, Treasury).
Updated on Dec 16, 2019 07:25 PM IST
On Monday morning, CBI officers visited the state secretariat in Howrah, and delivered letters to the chief secretary and home secretary seeking information on the whereabouts of Kumar.
Updated on Sep 16, 2019 10:49 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | HT Correspondent
The appointments committee of the union cabinet has approved the appointment of Ajay Kumar Bhalla, officer on special duty, ministry of home affairs as home secretary, ministry of home affairs.
Updated on Aug 22, 2019 04:07 PM IST
New Delhi |Asian News International
Additional sessions judge Ashish Aggarwal of Tis Hazari court told the home secretary to see if the case may be transferred to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) or any other probe agency.
Updated on Aug 17, 2019 10:28 AM IST
Hindustan Times,New Delhi |Namita Singh
Certifying the request is the first stage of the extradition process, which will now move to the Westminster Magistrates Court.
Updated on Jun 13, 2019 05:34 PM IST
Son of a Pakistan-origin bus driver, Javid, 49, is the home secretary in the Theresa May government. He previously held the role of Culture secretary, and later as Business secretary interacted with leading Indian companies, including the Tata group
Updated on May 27, 2019 09:10 PM IST
Indians (455) are the second-highest number of citizens affected by the row after Jamaica, whose 1,686 citizens top the list.
Updated on Apr 03, 2019 07:34 PM IST
London | Prasun Sonwalkar
Vijay Mallya’s extradition case has progressed through the Westminster Magistrates Court, which ordered his extradition in December 2018. An appeals court judge will now decide whether grounds cited in his application merit progressing the case to a full hearing.
Updated on Mar 27, 2019 07:02 AM IST
Nirav Modi Arrest on PNB Fraud Case: A top court in the UK had issued a warrant to arrest Nirav Modi on Tuesday, days after British home secretary Sajid Javid certified India’s request to extradite him.
Updated on Apr 24, 2020 05:19 PM IST
Nirav Modi will be arrested by Scotland Yard in the near future on the basis of the warrant and produced in the court.
Updated on Mar 19, 2019 04:04 PM IST
Once the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has cleared a movie no authority can restrict its screening, the Supreme Court held on Friday.
Published on Mar 15, 2019 11:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Kolkata |HT Correspondent
Nirva Modi’s case is set to begin in the Westminster Magistrates’ Court after British home secretary, Sajid Javid, last week certified India’s extradition request.
Updated on Mar 11, 2019 12:59 AM IST
The decision was taken on the second day of a two-day visit by the full bench of the poll panel during which they held meetings with representatives of the political parties, district chiefs of police, the chief secretary, home secretary and director general of police.
Published on Feb 02, 2019 12:19 PM IST
According to court documents, the Delhi-born businessman had moved to the UK on a business visa in 1996, where he has been based while making trips back and forth to India.
Updated on Jan 07, 2019 07:08 PM IST
In a legal victory for India, the high court had ruled that conditions in the Tihar Jail in Delhi did not pose any “real risk” to Chawla’s human rights, which was the only ground on which the magistrates court had blocked his extradition in October 2017.
Updated on Jan 07, 2019 07:00 AM IST
Modifying an order by a single bench that put all three BJP yatras on hold until January 9, a division bench of the court said the three state officials should meet with, at the most, three leaders from the party and reach a decision by December 14.
Updated on Dec 07, 2018 11:06 PM IST
Kolkata/Cooch Behar/New Delhi |Sumanta Ray Chaudhuri, Snigdhendu Bhattacharya and Kumar Uttam
A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra gave the last opportunity by granting one more week to the remaining states and UTs to do the needful.
Updated on Sep 07, 2018 09:28 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
Digital recording of the proceedings by the police would lend credibility to their performance, and instill the desired confidence in the court as well as litigants, which is often missing.
Published on Aug 28, 2018 01:12 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Richa Banka
The Darjeeling MP’s statement comes 11 months after the agitation in the north Bengal hills pressing for a separate state of Gorkhaland gradually subsided after a 104-day shutdown.
Published on Aug 23, 2018 04:39 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Siliguri | Pramod Giri