Jawan

Caught on camera: Gurugram woman repeatedly slaps jawan, arrested

Caught on camera: Gurugram woman repeatedly slaps jawan, arrested

In a strange incident of road rage, a middle-aged Gurugram-based woman repeatedly slapped a jawan in the middle of the road in South Delhi's Vasant Kunj.

Sep 16, 2017, 23:51 PM IST

Molestation of school girls: CRPF constable arrested

Police have arrested a CRPF constable and identified another jawan in connection with the alleged molestation of girl students of a state-run residential school during a cultural programme in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district.

Aug 09, 2017, 13:38 PM IST
Rashtriya Rifles​ officer shot dead by jawan in J&K's Uri sector in cold blood

Rashtriya Rifles​ officer shot dead by jawan in J&K's Uri sector in cold blood

According to the reports, Major Shikhar Thapa of 71 Armed Regiment had rebuked Army jawan for using cellphone on duty in a sensitive area and had warned him about his act. 

Jul 18, 2017, 10:45 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists Attack army convoy in Bandipora, 3 jawans injured

Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists Attack army convoy in Bandipora, 3 jawans injured

Meanwhile, unprecedented security arrangements has been put in place to maintain law and order on the first death anniversary of Hizbul Mujahideen​ commander Burhan Wani. 

Jul 08, 2017, 08:17 AM IST
Encounter breaks out in J&K's Anantnag, three terrorists believed to be trapped

Encounter breaks out in J&K's Anantnag, three terrorists believed to be trapped

An encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag.

Jan 15, 2017, 17:12 PM IST

CRPF jawan, sniffer dog injured in pressure bomb blast in Chhattisgarh

A CRPF jawan and a sniffer dog were on Thursday injured in a pressure bomb blast allegedly triggered by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district, police said.

Jan 12, 2017, 15:37 PM IST

Assam Rifles jawan clubs 5-yr-old son to death, injures wife at Seling village

The incident took place when 36-year-old Thangboi, who was on leave, returned to his home in the village. He is posted in Tripura, police said.

Nov 14, 2016, 14:10 PM IST
Virat Kohli's heartfelt video message to jawans on Diwali — WATCH

Virat Kohli's heartfelt video message to jawans on Diwali — WATCH

"Whenever you see a jawan, salute them. We get to celebrate festivals & live in peace because of them," wrote Kohli.

Oct 28, 2016, 08:12 AM IST

Jawan dies of snake bite

 A poisonous snake bit Nelson Toppo, Superintendent of Police (Rural) Shailendra Kumar Sinha said.

Oct 11, 2015, 00:49 AM IST

Jammu: Army Jawan commits suicide

An Indian Army jawan allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle in an army camp in Jammu, police said on Friday.

Jul 31, 2015, 16:47 PM IST

UP CM gives Rs 20 lakh to kin of jawan martyred in Manipur

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday gave Rs 20 lakh to the kin of jawan Ram Prasad Yadav, who was killed in an ambush in Manipur last month.

Jul 14, 2015, 04:31 AM IST

Govt to announce welfare schemes for CPM jawans, paramilitary

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday praised the central paramilitary force personnel for their 'pious and gallant' deeds and said the government will soon announce some important decisions for their welfare.

May 22, 2015, 22:44 PM IST

BMP jawan accidentally shoots himself to death

In a freak accident, a Bihar Military Police (BMP) jawan on Sunday accidentally shot himself to death with his carbine at police lines in Darbhanga district.

Feb 22, 2015, 12:39 PM IST

Jawan injured in Maoist landmine blast in Odisha

A jawan of Odisha's elite Special Operaton Group (SOG) was seriously injured in a landmine explosion triggered by Maoists in Turekala area of Balangir district, police said on Friday.

Feb 13, 2015, 18:04 PM IST
Grenade attack at polling booth in J&K's Pulwama, CISF jawan injured

Grenade attack at polling booth in J&K's Pulwama, CISF jawan injured

A jawan was injured on Sunday when grenades were hurled by militants at a polling booth at Tral in J&K's Pulwama district.

Dec 07, 2014, 19:55 PM IST

DNA: Jawan admitted to hospital after being beaten by Major in Jaipur

An Army Major on Monday allegedly thrashed a soldier for boozing in Jaipur, triggering a face-off between officers and jawans.

Oct 08, 2014, 23:54 PM IST

Assam Rifles jawan goes missing

An Assam Rifles jawan is reported to be missing since August 18, when he was supposed to join duty in Mizoram, police said Thursday.

Sep 04, 2014, 13:29 PM IST

Jawan killed in accident in West Bengal

One jawan was killed and five others were injured when a vehicle in which they were travelling overturned on National Highway 6 in West Midnapore district.

Aug 07, 2014, 15:32 PM IST

Militant killed, jawan injured in Kashmir encounter

An unidentified militant was killed and an Army jawan injured in an encounter in Tral area of South Kashmir`s Pulwama district Saturday.

Jul 05, 2014, 11:08 AM IST

Army jawan among 2 injured in mine blasts in Poonch

An Army jawan and a civilian were injured in two separate mine blasts in the border belt of Jammu and Kashmir`s Poonch district, officials said today.

Jun 23, 2014, 14:52 PM IST