Bulk of pickpockets on Metro are women: CISF

 Be careful while travelling on the Delhi Metro as the teenaged girl disguised as a student or a woman carrying a toddler could be a pickpocket. Data collated by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), which guards the network, shows that over 95 percent of the pickpockets caught on the network are women.

Kozhikode firing: CISF jawan's body flown to Mumbai, on way to Varanasi

The body of a CISF jawan killed in a scuffle between CISF and AAI officials at Kozhikode airport was on Friday morning flown to Mumbai from Kochi.

Normalcy restored at Kozhikode airport: Ministry

The government on Thursday said that operations have been restored at the Kozhikode airport, a day after a Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) trooper was killed during a scuffle within its premises.

Kozhikode airport clash: 1 CISF jawan dead; murder case against 15
Kozhikode airport clash: 1 CISF jawan dead; murder case against 15

The Kerala Police on Thursday registered cases against 15 people under Section 302 (murder) of IPC following the death of a Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) jawan in a scuffle with Air Airports Authority of India (AAI) officials at the international airport here.

CISF personnel killed at Kozhikode airport

A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel was shot dead and three others were injured at the international airport here on Wednesday night, police sources said.

BJP leader threatens CISF officials at Raipur Airport

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Chhagan Mundra threatened Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) officials after he was stopped from entering a high security enclosure at an airport here, a report said on Monday.

CISF jawan shoots himself dead

A CISF jawan deployed at a thermal power station here on Saturday allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself from his service weapon.

SW Command sends task force to assist Operation Maitri in Nepal

The Indian Army 's South Western Command has deployed its own task force to assist the ongoing rescue and relief mission 'Operation Maitri' in quake-hit Nepal.

India dispatches 8,450 tents to quake-hit Nepal

A total of 8,450 tents were dispatched to Nepal on Thursday for people affected by the devastating earthquake, the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) said here.

Govt sanctions CISF security consultancy for 16 IITs, AIIMS

Government has handed over the exercise of conducting a threat assessment and security analysis of all the 16 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and Delhi's premier medical institute AIIMS to central security force CISF.

Security audit every four months to improve CISF: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday that a security audit of the CISF should take place every four months in order to detect the "faults" of the force and help in its improvement.

Corporate espionage scandal: Main focus is to stop unauthorised entry into ministries, says CISF

In the wake of the recent corporate espionage scandal, the CISF on Monday said it will ensure tight access control and "anti-sabotage measures" at sensitive government installations and ministries that it secures in the national capital.

CISF to recruit nearly 10,800 personnel in 2015

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) plans to recruit 10,771 personnel by the end of 2015, Director General Arvind Ranjan said on Monday.

US woman arrested at Amritsar airport with 25 live bullets

An American woman was arrested at the airport here after 25 live cartridges were allegedly recovered from her baggage during checking, police said.

Delhi Metro: CISF cuts security waiting time by half

In order to facilitate easy movement of Delhi Metro commuters, CISF has cut down frisking and scanning time by almost half, keeping the upper time-limit to clear long queue at five minutes at most-crowded stations.

Govt reports decline in recruitment of minorities to central forces

The representation of minority communities in recruitment to paramilitary forces registered a decline over a four-year period till 2011, the government told Parliament on Tuesday.

Panaji bypoll: 32 percent voting in early hours

At least 32 percent of the voters cast their ballots within the three hours of polling in the Panaji Assembly bye-election on Friday.

Security tightened at Delhi airport after terror threat

Security was Sunday tightened at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport here following an intelligence alert that terrorists may target Air India flights going to Afghanistan, an official said.

Over 8,600 men nabbed from Delhi Metro's 'women only' coaches

More than 8,600 males travelling illegally in 'women only' coaches of the Delhi Metro were nabbed and de-boarded this year, an official data has revealed.

Panic grips Mathura Refinery over spotting a wild beast

Panic gripped neighbourhood of Mathura Refinery over reports that a wild beast - maybe a leopard or a tiger - was spotted around it. Refinery officials, however, scoffed at rumours, saying there was no proof.