CISF

CISF to patrol 'dark areas' at Delhi Metro stations

In the wake of an incident of molestation inside a metro station, the CISF on Friday issued a direction for its quick reaction teams (QRTs), including women commandos, to increase patrols in the dark and un-manned areas inside Delhi Metro stations.

Nov 17, 2017, 22:19 PM IST

Happy to know, says PM Narendra Modi on survey lauding CISF for airport duty

Prime Minister expressed happiness over a survey which said an overwhelming 81.72 percent of the flyers at India's several airports graded the performance of CISF personnel as "excellent".

Nov 16, 2017, 23:04 PM IST
No need to stamp hand baggage at these 4 airports

No need to stamp hand baggage at these 4 airports

In December 2016, CISF had stopped the mandatory practise of getting a security stamp on handbags in a pilot project with six airports.

Nov 11, 2017, 08:47 AM IST
Delhi smog: CISF issues 9,000 masks to jawans on duty as air pollution gets worse

Delhi smog: CISF issues 9,000 masks to jawans on duty as air pollution gets worse

A blanket of thick haze enveloped Delhi as pollution levels breached the permissible standards by multiple times.

Nov 07, 2017, 18:08 PM IST
Anti-India forces want to damage country, weaken its economy: Rajnath Singh

Anti-India forces want to damage country, weaken its economy: Rajnath Singh

Anti-India forces want to damage the country, Union Home Minister said on Monday.

Oct 09, 2017, 20:04 PM IST
LNJP doctor claims assaulted by CISF personnel at Shahdara Delhi Metro station

LNJP doctor claims assaulted by CISF personnel at Shahdara Delhi Metro station

A doctor was allegedly beaten up by CISF staff posted at Shahdara Metro station in the national capital on Saturday.

Oct 09, 2017, 10:56 AM IST

CISF official opens fire at Azadpur Metro Station in Delhi

A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) officer at Azadpur Delhi Metro station opened fire in air after a group of people allegedly manhandled and hit a policeman and other security officials.

Oct 03, 2017, 10:19 AM IST

CISF officer opens fire at Azadpur Metro Station

The incident at the Azadpur station happened at 8:20 pm after two men engaged in an argument at the ticket counter.

Oct 02, 2017, 23:17 PM IST
Scare over 'explosive' in passenger's baggage at Mangaluru airport

Scare over 'explosive' in passenger's baggage at Mangaluru airport

A false alarm over the presence of an 'explosive' in the baggage of a passenger sent the security staff into a tizzy at the Mangaluru airport on Tuesday.

Sep 19, 2017, 23:06 PM IST
10 more airports to end stamping of hand baggage tags

10 more airports to end stamping of hand baggage tags

Ten more airports in the country, including Pune and Ranchi, will soon do away with the practise of stamping domestic passengers' hand baggage tags, a new air travel regime that began at civil airports in April this year.

Sep 10, 2017, 17:51 PM IST

Nine maoists surrender to CRPF in Chhattisgarh

At least nine Maoists including DKSZ member Ganesh Ueke's gunner and two from the South Bastar Battalion on Sunday surrendered before the police.

Aug 27, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: NSG, Natgrid, CISF chiefs get apex pay scale of Rs 80,000

7th Pay Commission: NSG, Natgrid, CISF chiefs get apex pay scale of Rs 80,000

The chiefs of the NSG, Natgrid and CISF have been given the apex pay scale of Rs 80,000, thus removing an anomaly in their salaries, says an order issued by the Department of Personnel and Training.

Jul 14, 2017, 12:52 PM IST
Bag containing bomb goes undetected at Delhi airport – Check what happens next

Bag containing bomb goes undetected at Delhi airport – Check what happens next

A bag containing a 'bomb' has gone undetected through the Delhi's Indira Gandhi International airport's security checks. However, the incident was just part of a drill to check how effective are the security arrangements at the airport.

Jul 13, 2017, 20:55 PM IST

Ministry of Home Affairs starts process of recruiting more women in paramilitary

Women empowerment and safety have been a priority of the government and the move was part of this initiative, the official said.

Jul 02, 2017, 13:14 PM IST

Two held with pistol, bullet at Vaishali metro station

The duo, identified as Ashish Kumar and Rakesh Yadav, were travelling together and denied having any idea about the presence of weapon in the bag, they said.

Jun 18, 2017, 21:05 PM IST
No hand baggage tagging at 6 more airports from June 1

No hand baggage tagging at 6 more airports from June 1

The practice of tagging and stamping hand baggage of domestic passengers has been done away with in six more airports of the country from June 1.

May 29, 2017, 21:56 PM IST
No stamping, tagging of passenger hand baggage at 6 more airports from today

No stamping, tagging of passenger hand baggage at 6 more airports from today

Fliers can now carry hand baggage without security stamping of tags at six more airports, with the authorities starting a trial run of the project from Monday.

Apr 24, 2017, 09:56 AM IST
Foreign models visiting Taj Mahal asked to remove saffron scarves, Hindu outfits protest

Foreign models visiting Taj Mahal asked to remove saffron scarves, Hindu outfits protest

Taj Mahal – the world famous iconic monument of love – is at the centre of a fresh controversy, and this time, a fight has erupted between the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and right-wing outfits.

Apr 21, 2017, 13:03 PM IST

Canadian national held with six bullets at Delhi airport

A Canadian national travelling to China was on Saturday held at the Delhi airport for allegedly carrying six live bullets in his hand baggage.

Apr 01, 2017, 20:32 PM IST
Centre accords top-level Z-plus security cover to UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Centre accords top-level Z-plus security cover to UP CM Yogi Adityanath

The central government on Thursday accorded the Z-plus VVIP armed security cover to newly-elected Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. 

Mar 30, 2017, 21:02 PM IST