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MHA forms new division to deal with women safety, calls it top priority

New Delhi: Months after Kathua and Unnao rapes that triggered a countrywide public ire, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Friday created a new division to deal with all issues of women safety i...

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Inter-State Council: Deliberations on Punchhi panel recommendations completed

The standing committee of the Inter-State Council (ISC) on Friday completed deliberations on recommendations of the Punchhi Commission that dealt with the responsibility and jurisdiction of the Cen...

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To Deal With Women Safety, Home Ministry Creates Separate Division

With concerns often raised that the government is not doing enough related to women safety, the Home Ministry has created a new wing to address issues related to security of women.

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Mumbai Police planning to use Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, panic buttons to ensure women’s safety in...

Mumbai: To enhance women's safety in the megapolis, Mumbai police are planning to use Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) for surveillance and install 'panic buttons' across the city, a senior official...

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J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti slams Pakistan for ceasefire violations during Ramzan, disrupting peace

SRINAGAR: Expressing concern over the spate of killings in cross-border shelling by Pakistan, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday spoke about setting up Border Bhavan where ...

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Deliberations on Punchhi commission report completed

A Home Ministry statement said the standing committee, headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh, examined various recommendations of the commission.

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The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) or Home Ministry is a ministry of the Government of India. An interior ministry, it is mainly responsible for the maintenance of internal security and domestic policy.