Cattle smuggling along Bangla border down significantly: BSF

The Border Security Force on Thursday said cattle smuggling instances along the Indo-Bangla border have declined "significantly" due to special clampdown measures undertaken and it has now joined hands with neighbour's forces to further bring down these illegal activities.

Infiltration continuing on Indo-Bangla border, says CM Tarun Gogoi

Stating that border protection is a primary responsibility of the Centre, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today alleged that infiltration along the Indo-Bangla border is continuing and Border Security Force (BSF) has not been able to stop it.

BSF digs trenches to check cattle smuggling along Indo-Bangla border

The Border Security Force (BSF) has initiated unique measures to check rampant smuggling of cattle across the Indo-Bangla border by digging deep ditches and welding metal pipes to the border fence, an effort which has led to 90 percent decrease in the crime this year.

Land Boundary Agreement India's strong message of friendship to Bangladesh: Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said that passage in Parliament of a Bill to operationalise the Indo-Bangladesh Land Boundary Agreement will convey a "strong" message of friendship to the neighbouring country and also show the world that the country stands united on matters of national interest.

RSS demands sealing of Indo-Bangla border after land pact

With Parliament approving the historic Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh, the RSS has demanded that it should be followed up by sealing of borders to check illegal immigration from the eastern neighbour.

BSF nabs one for smuggling weapons along Indo-Bangla border

BSF troops have nabbed one person for allegedly trying to smuggle weapons and over 60 kilograms of narcotics along the Indo-Bangla border in West Bengal.

BSF officials exchange sweets with their counterparts in Indo-Bangla border

On the occasion of the 66th Republic Day celebration, troops of the Border Security Force (BSF), stationed along the India-Bangladesh border at Akhaura exchanged sweets with their Bangladeshi counterpart here.

Joint patrolling by BSF and BGB at Tripura border

India and Bangladesh on Saturday decided to conduct joint patrolling along the Indo-Bangla Border by BSF and BGB in Tripura to check cross-border movement of Indian insurgents.

Six die in Tripura accidents

 Six persons died and 25 others were injured in two separate accidents in northern part of Tripura, police said today.

Finish fencing work along Indo-Bangla border in 3 months: SC to govt

The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Centre to complete fencing work along the Indo-Bangla border within three months to check cross-border influx of illegal Bangladesh nationals into Assam and streamline the process to deport them back.

DG BSF reviews situation along Indo-Bangla border in Tripura

Director General of BSF DK Pathak on Sunday reviewed the situation along the border in Tripura two days after a BSF jawan was lynched and another person killed in a clash between villagers and the border guards at South Ramnagar here, BSF sources said.

Smuggled gold biscuits seized

BSF troops have seized gold biscuits worth Rs 32 lakh which were allegedly being smuggled from across the Indo-Bangla border in West Bengal`s Nadia district.

Two arrested with explosives near Indo-Bangla border

Two persons were arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle around 11 kg of explosive materials to Bangaldesh, from near Indo-Bangla border, police said.

Second line of defence along Indo-Bangla border in Tripura: DGP

A second line of defence has been formed along the 856-km-long international border that Tripura shares with Bangladesh to prevent the entry of ultras into the country, a top Tripura police officer said on Thursday.

Error detected in border fencing by Myanmar

An all-party team has detected some errors at the construction of wooden fencing by Myanmar in some border areas of Manipur, Deputy Chief Minister Gaikhangam said Wednesday.

32 Indian passports recovered from a boy

The BSF has recovered 32 Indian passports from an 18-year-old boy who was trying to cross the Indo-Bangla border.

BSF plans border haat in Indo-Bangla border in Bengal

In bid to promote better relations between India and Bangladesh and to check smuggling at the border areas, BSF is planning to have border haats (markets) at four border intersections across India-Bangladesh border in West Bengal.

Check post along Indo-Bangla border to open in November

Integrated Check Post (ICP) along the Indo-Bangla international border at Akhaura, near here would be opened in November next to provide facilities under one roof, official sources said on Thursday.

Indo-Bangla border talks this week; BSF team to visit Dhaka

Top commanders of the border guarding forces of India and Bangladesh will meet to thrash out a number of issues including illegal crossing overs and migration to Indian side and smuggling of narcotics along the eastern frontier.

`Wagah on East` to be unveiled on Gandhi Jayanti

The country`s first `Wagah in the East`, along the Indo-Bangla border, will be thrown open to the public this Gandhi Jayanti when Home Ministers of both the countries will witness a historic cultural extravaganza.