Nepali national arrested with narcotics near Indo-Nepal border

A Nepali national was arrested in Thuthibari area near Indo-Nepal border for allegedly possessing narcotics worth Rs 59 lakh by Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), police said on Thursday.

Denmark to reimpose border controls `but in line with Schengen`

 Denmark plans to reimpose border controls while sticking to the rules of the open-border Schengen Agreement, the country`s new foreign minister told his German counterpart on Tuesday.

Myanmar Army moves closer to border with India in a bid to choke NE insurgents
Myanmar Army moves closer to border with India in a bid to choke NE insurgents

Closing in on the militant camps operating in Myanmmar, the Army of that country has positioned itself nearer Indian border in a bid to choke the supply route of insurgents after surgical strikes by Indian forces earlier this month.

Flow of migrants from Libya to continue: EU border agency

People traffickers in Libya know they are untouchable and the flow of migrants across the Mediterranean is set to continue, the EU`s border agency has told AFP.

Syrian Kurds battle Islamic State for town at Turkish border

Kurdish-led militia fought Islamic State near a Syrian town at the Turkish border on Sunday, a monitor and a Kurdish official said, battling to seize it with the help of U.S.-led air strikes in an advance that has worried Turkey.

Govt to issue fresh guidelines for development of border areas

The government has decided to issue fresh guidelines for proper implementation of Border Area Development Programme so as to fast track welfare in villages located near international border.

Kurds push back IS in northern Syria border provinces: Monitor

 Kurdish militia in Syria wrested control of a dozen villages from the extremist Islamic State group either side of the jihadist's bastion province of Raqa today, a monitor said.

Clashes in Somalia leave 35 dead: Officials

 At least 35 people, most of them civilians, have been killed in a week of clashes in villages near Somalia's border with Ethiopia, officials and traditional elders said today.

Iraq to stay out of Iran-Saudi conflicts: PM Haider al-Abadi

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi sought to reassure Saudi Arabia Sunday that Iraq is not a "gateway for Iran" and will not take part in regional conflicts between the two countries.

Massive spurt in trafficking along Nepal border

A "massive" spurt in human trafficking instances in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake in Nepal has prompted security agencies to issue an alert along the open Indo-Nepal border.

Fighting partly destroys Yemeni-Saudi border crossing: witnesses

Saudi forces and Yemen`s Houthi militia traded heavy artillery fire which blew up part of the main border crossing between the two countries overnight, residents said on Sunday, an escalation of the two-month war.

On Syria-Lebanon border, Hezbollah in `hardest` battle

On a windy hilltop overlooking the mountainous Syrian border, a fighter from Lebanon`s Hezbollah says the battle against militants in the area is among the toughest the group has ever faced.

Modi in China: There was fair amount of discussion on border, says Jaishankar

On the second day of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's China visit, Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar​ on Friday addressed a press conference in Beijing. He said that there was fair amount of discussion on strengthening peace & tranquility on the border.

Pak lodges protest with India over civilian's death

Pakistan today lodged a protest with India over the alleged killing of an unarmed civilian who according to Pakistani officials had inadvertently crossed the border to the Indian side.

Lebanon truckers trapped in Syria crossing return home

More than a dozen Lebanese truck drivers trapped for almost two weeks in a Syria-Jordan border crossing after it was seized by rebels have returned home, Lebanese authorities said Monday.

Second Armenian soldier killed in border clash with Azerbaijan

 Another Armenian soldier was killed this week as clashes intensified between arch-foes Azerbaijan and Armenia, locked in a decades-long dispute over Nagorny Karabakh region, Armenian officials said on Wednesday.

Guinea shuts border with Sierra Leone in effort to end Ebola

Guinea closed its border with Sierra Leone today as part of new efforts to stamp out Ebola, an official said.

Proposal to set up over 20,000 bunkers along border sent to Centre: J&K Govt

Jammu and Kashmir government has submitted a proposal to the Central government for setting up of over 20,000 bunkers at a cost of over Rs 1,000 crores at 448 border areas in the state.

China says it agrees with India to maintain border peace
China says it agrees with India to maintain border peace

 China and India have agreed to maintain peace and tranquillity along their Himalayan border while they work on resolving a long-festering boundary dispute, China`s foreign ministry said after talks in New Delhi.

Frenchman packs Russian wife in suitcase to enter EU

A Frenchman tried to smuggle his Russian wife into the European Union by hiding her in a massive suitcase, without realising there had been no need for the would-be James Bond scheme.