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Rajnath calls for 'zero infiltration' along international border

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday stressed the need for educed or zero infiltration at a review meeting where he took stock of the functioning of Border Security Force (BSF) and discuss and expedite pending issues related to border management and infrastructure development.

Converting LoC into International Border only option with India, Pakistan: Natwar Singh

Converting LoC into International Border only option with India, Pakistan: Natwar Singh

Upset by the Uri terror attack that claimed the lives of 18 soldiers, former foreign minister and seasoned diplomat K.Natwar Singh on Sunday said converting the Line of Control (LoC) into the International Border (IB) is the only solution in sight to end the bitter rivalry between India and Pakistan over Jammu and Kashmir.

BSF - Pakistan Rangers talks this week in Lahore

BSF - Pakistan Rangers talks this week in Lahore

 Border guarding forces of India and Pakistan will hold their bi-annual DG-level talks on issues related to ceasefire violations, infiltration and digging of illegal tunnels along the International Border (IB) this week in Lahore.

Bangladeshi national held near international border in Jammu

 A Bangladeshi national was arrested by the army near the international border in Jammu district, officials said on Saturday.

BSF seizes 21 packets of heroin, pistol in Ajnala

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Wednesday morning seized as many as 21 packets of suspected heroin and a pistol from Narli village in Attari sector close to the Indo-Pakistan border.

Western command chief visits IB in JK, reviews security

Lt Gen K J Singh visited the troops engaged in the security of border area in Jammu, Samba and Kathua, a defence spokesman said.

BSF foils infiltration bid, guns down three intruders in Ajnala

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Tuesday morning foiled an infiltration bid by gunning down three intruders at the India-Pakistan International Border in Punjab`s Ajnala Sector.

Border Security Force recovers heroin valued at Rs 10 crores in Jammu

More arrests are likely as the investigations progress

Pakistani troops violate ceasefire in J&K ahead of PM's visit

Pakistani troops violate ceasefire in J&K ahead of PM's visit

PTI quoted a senior BSF officer as saying that Pakistani troops opened 4-5 rounds of fire on a forward post in Samba sector early this morning.

BSF may be withdrawn from LoC, deployed to secure Indo-Pak International Border

BSF may be withdrawn from LoC, deployed to secure Indo-Pak International Border

The move is being strongly opposed by senior BSF commanders as they feel that its removal from LoC will take away vital exposure of the personnel.

India-Bangladesh border guarding forces to hold joint exercise today

India shares a total of 4,096 km of border with Bangladesh. 

Mend your ways: BJP to Pakistan after discovery of tunnel in J&K's RS Pura sector

Mend your ways: BJP to Pakistan after discovery of tunnel in J&K's RS Pura sector

BSF had on Friday lodged a protest with their Pakistani counterparts over the cross-border tunnel and passed on the evidence in this regard to them.

BSF chief in Jammu to review security after discovery of tunnel

A patrol party of the BSF had on Thursday discovered a 50-metre-long tunnel at Allah Mai Kothay area in R.S. Pura sector of Jammu district.

OMG! This 50-metre long tunnel runs across Indo-Pak border

OMG! This 50-metre long tunnel runs across Indo-Pak border

A 50-metre long tunnel was unearthed on Thursday that facilitated infiltration from the Pakistani side of the international border.

DNA: India to buy mortar radars to counter heavy shelling by Pakistan

India has decided to buy modern counter mortar radars to repel heavy shelling on the international border by Pakistan

BSF starts 'Operation Cold' along International Border

Border Security Force (BSF) has launched 'Operation Cold' along the international border in Rajasthan covering Sriganganagar, Bikaner, Barmer and Jaisalmer that will continue till January 30.

More BSF men to be deployed on border after Pathankot attack

More BSF men to be deployed on border after Pathankot attack

In the wake of the recent Pathankot airbase attack, the Border Security Force (BSF) on Wednesday announced that they will deploy at least 2,000 additional security personnel along Punjab and Jammu borders.

Three Kashmiri youth held near Attari border

Three Kashmiri youths were taken into custody after they drove a speeding multi-utility vehicle (MUV) close to the international border with Pakistan.

57 Army personnel killed fighting terrorists in last one year

 A total of 57 Army personnel have died fighting terrorists between December 2014 to November this year, Parliament was told on Tuesday.

Sushma calls Nepal PM, discusses political matters

Sushma Swaraj made a call on Wednesday after her meeting with Nepal`s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Kamal Thapa in New Delhi.