Home Secretary


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Home Secretary

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) government Brit short for Secretary of State for the Home Department; the head of the Home Office
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Noun1.Home Secretary - the British cabinet minister who is head of the Home Office
British Cabinet - the senior ministers of the British government
cabinet minister - a person who is a member of the cabinet
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Brott, the Home Secretary - our one great politician, you know.
The average at that time in the Grand Duchy of Baden was forty-five to a young person (when alone), according to the official estimate of the home secretary for that year; the average for older people was shifty and indeterminable, for whenever a wholesome young girl came into the presence of her elders she immediately lowered their average and raised her own.
I earnestly hoped and prayed that he might die before the Recorder's Report was made, but, in the dread of his lingering on, I began that night to write out a petition to the Home Secretary of State, setting forth my knowledge of him, and how it was that he had come back for my sake.
There, the devoted postman on that beat delivered bushels of letters for me; and there, at intervals, I laboured through them, like a Home Secretary of State without the salary.
This had terrified the Home Secretary within an inch of his life, on several occasions.
Today, the Home Secretary was in Salisbury to meet the first responders and emergency services following the incident in Salisbury.
LAHORE -- Justice Abid Aziz Sheikh of the Lahore High Court overruled on Friday an office objection on a petition challenging the appointment of Punjab Home Secretary Dr Muhammad Shoaib Akbar.
KARACHI -- IG Sindh and home secretary have filed criminal record report of Sindh police officers in Supreme Court (SC) Karachi registry and as per this report police officers of grade 17 and 18 are involved in different crimes.
A SOURCE at West Midlands Police accused the Home Secretary of "living on a different planet" to the one where "crime is going through the roof and funding for police officers have fallen through the floor".
No suggestion of how to halt crime A SOURCE at West Midlands Police accused the Home Secretary of "living on a different planet" to the one where "crime is going through the roof and funding for police officers have fallen through the floor" (Birmingham Mail, November 3).
PESHAWAR -- Home Secretary Shakil Qadir and district Nazim Peshawar Mohammad Asim hold meeting in home secretary office and discuss the restoration of public safety commission Friday.
The Labour MP arrived in the chamber around 15 minutes into Home Office question time and took his usual seat on the backbench before asking a question to Home Secretary Amber Rudd.