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Food video aftereffect: Helpline for BSF personnel to lodge complain anonymously

In the wake of a jawan alleging poor quality food being served at border posts by uploading videos in social media, the BSF has launched a special telephone-based helpline here for its personnel to register their grievances in an "anonymous" fashion, till January 31.

MHA asks paramilitary forces to address grievances of jawans

Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said that all service personnel should take precautions while posting anything on social media.

HC to hear plea seeking MHA report on poor quality food to BSF men

HC to hear plea seeking MHA report on poor quality food to BSF men

On 9 January, Tej Bahadur Yadav posted a video on Facebook which showed a meal box comprising a watery soup-like dal, which he said had only turmeric and salt and a burnt chapatti.

My husband Tej Bahadur Yadav being pressurised to withdraw complaint, apologise: BSF jawan's wife

My husband Tej Bahadur Yadav being pressurised to withdraw complaint, apologise: BSF jawan's wife

The BSF jawan's video alleging that sub standard food was served to jawans on the frontlines went viral and sparked a nationwide outrage.

BSF jawan video: This is how Tej Bahadur Yadav`s family reacted to his allegations

BSF jawan video: This is how Tej Bahadur Yadav`s family reacted to his allegations

Border Security Force jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav`s wife, Sharmila, rubbished the BSF`s claims, which termed her husband mentally unstable.

BSF soldier's viral video: Virender Sehwag bats for better care of Indian soldiers, farmers

BSF soldier's viral video: Virender Sehwag bats for better care of Indian soldiers, farmers

In the emotional videos, the BSF soldier can be seen accusing the high-ranking officers of selling the items being provided by the government to fill their pockets.

BSF soldier shares plight on video, shows burnt chapatis; alleges officers selling supplies meant for jawans - Watch

BSF soldier shares plight on video, shows burnt chapatis; alleges officers selling supplies meant for jawans - Watch

A Border Security Force jawan has levelled serious charges against the BSF officials and shared his experience on Facebook.

Republic Day Parade: No show for three border guarding forces this year

Till now, the troops of Army's Special Forces were the only commando force to take part in the Rajpath during January 26 celebrations.

BSF seizes 10 kg of tortoise shells, 900 bottles of cough syrup in West Bengal's Malda

The Border Security Force have seized 900 bottles of Phensedyl syrup and tortoise shells weighing around ten kg from the Indo-Bangla border in Malda district, the paramilitary force said on Wednesday.

5,700 reserved posts in MHA remains vacant

A Parliamentary panel has expressed serious concern over non-filling of more than 5,700 posts reserved for SCs and STs in the Union Home Ministry and dismissed the suggestion that these posts remained vacant due to non-availability of candidates.

BSF, Pakistan Rangers hold flag meeting

BSF and Pakistan Rangers on Wednesday held a flag meeting for the first time since heavy ceasefire violation last month post surgical strike and both committed to maintain peace and tranquility along International Border (IB) in Jammu frontier.

J&K: Former Pak army man arrested by BSF along International Border in Samba district

J&K: Former Pak army man arrested by BSF along International Border in Samba district

The intruder was forced to surrender and was arrested. 

BSF arrests a retired Pakistan Army personnel at India-Pakistan border

BSF arrests a retired Pakistan Army personnel at India-Pakistan border

In a major development, Border Security Force (BSF) on Tuesday arrested a retired Pakistan Army personnel at Indo-Pak international border.

Smart fence along Pakistan, Bangladesh border by late 2017: BSF

Smart fence along Pakistan, Bangladesh border by late 2017: BSF

The DG said all intrusions in Jammu and Kashmir this year have taken place from the Line of Control, which is guarded by the army.

Samba attack: Terrorists infiltrated through tunnel, planned to blow up trains in Jammu and Kashmir

Samba attack: Terrorists infiltrated through tunnel, planned to blow up trains in Jammu and Kashmir

Apart from arms, ammunition, and explosive stores, BSF recovered 10 Improvised Explosive Devices from three slain militants along IB in Ramgarh sector, Samba district.

Nagrota terror attack: Army resumes combing operations

Nagrota terror attack: Army resumes combing operations

The Army on Wednesday resumed its combing operations in Nagrota, Jammu and Kashmir, where terrorists attacked as Army base in which seven defence personnel lost their lives on Wednesday.

Militants storm Army's 16 Corps headquarters in Jammu and Kashmir's Nagrota; three Armymen martyred

Militants storm Army's 16 Corps headquarters in Jammu and Kashmir's Nagrota; three Armymen martyred

Militants in police uniform on Tuesday attacked an Army artillery unit in JJammu and Kashmir's Nagrota.

Illness, heart attacks killing more BSF men than border ops

More BSF personnel have died of heart attack and other illnesses than in action on the borders and anti-Naxal operations in the past two years, according to official data.

Militants attack security convoy, BSF jawan injured

Militants attack security convoy, BSF jawan injured

"One jawan has sustained bullet injuries in the attack by militants on a convoy at Handwara this morning," a BSF official said here.

BSF seizes over Rs 5 lakh withdrawn currency in Chhattisgarh

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Monday said it seized over Rs 5 lakh "unaccounted" demonetised Rs 500 and 1,000 notes from a person travelling in bus in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district.