June 17, 2016 2:25 pm
The experts' call comes as India's Ministry of Home Affairs suspended earlier in June for six months the registration of the non-governmental organisation Lawyers Collective, under the FCRA.
June 02, 2016 4:12 am
The 'Lawyers' Collective' ha allegedly received foreign contribution between 2006-07 and 2013-14 and the Home Ministry found alleged discrepancy in the filing of annual returns of the NGO.
May 19, 2016 12:52 am
Anand Joshi was shunted out of the home ministry’s foreigners division in January, reportedly over allegations that he was involved in dubious activities.
November 25, 2015 12:29 am
The PIL, filed by the Association for Democratic Reforms, has sought creation of an independent body to implement the law.
September 04, 2015 5:29 am
In an affidavit filed before the Delhi High Court Thursday, the MHA said the decision to cancel the FCRA registration was taken at a meeting Wednesday.
September 03, 2015 12:51 am
Finance minister Arun Jaitley had 2015 Budget announced the merger of FMC with Sebi.
August 17, 2015 2:34 am
Other institutions eligible to accept foreign contribution without FCRA registration included the IITs, the Punjab University, and the School of Planning and Architecture.
June 15, 2015 2:36 am
In the most important change, government plans to equate “economic security” for NGOs under FCRA with the definition provided in Section 2 of the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA).
April 30, 2015 1:53 am
The exemption is expected to help more funds come in for skill development as the government looks to train nearly 11 crore workers by 2020.
April 24, 2015 2:01 am
The Ford Foundation, on its part, had said it was aware of the inquiry into Sabrang and had responded “swiftly and thoroughly” to the queries of Gujarat police.
December 27, 2016 8:08 pm