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Woman in paramilitary uniform arrested in Pathankot cantonment area

A woman was on Friday arrested after she was found roaming in paramilitary force uniform near the cantonment area here, police said.

OROP: Retired paramilitary personnel begin stir at Jantar Mantar

Retired personnel of various paramilitary forces on Monday began a three-day 'dharna' here demanding one rank one pension (OROP) benefits and other privileges under the ex-servicemen category.

CRPF jawan injured in IED blast in Chhattisgarh

A CRPF jawan was on Thursday injured in a landmine blast during an anti-Naxal operation in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district.

Delhi HC seeks Centre's reply on 'martyr' status for paramilitary

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought response from the Centre on a plea seeking 'martyr' status for paramilitary and police personnel who sacrifice their lives in the line of duty, on par with army, navy and air force.

Colombia re-arrests suspected rapist of journalist

 The Colombian Attorney General`s Office has re-arrested former paramilitary Alejandro Cardenas Orozco, alias "JJ," one of the suspected rapists of a journalist Jineth Bedoya 15 years ago.

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.

Brigade of Guards, Sikh Regiment adjudged best marching contingents in Republic Day parade

The Brigade of Guards Regiment and Sikh Regiment were on Thursday jointly adjudged the best marching contingents in this year's Republic Day parade under the Services category while CISF won the coveted award in the paramilitary and auxiliary segment.

Three AP airports, one in MP to get CISF cover

 Three civil airports in Andhra Pradesh and one in Madhya Pradesh are soon expected to be brought under the armed security cover of central paramilitary CISF.

Militants hideout unearthed, arms seized

A joint team of police commandos and central paramilitary forces unearthed a militant hideout and seized a large number of sophisticated arms in interior Thoubal district of Manipur, police said.

Subhas Goswami is new ITBP DG

Two months after the post fell vacant, government today appointed senior IPS officer Subhas Goswami as the new chief of the paramilitary Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) which guards the crucial Indian border with China.

Troops who lay down life are martyrs, no order needed: RPN Singh

Martyr or `shaheed` is not a special category and there is no requirement of a separate notification in this regard, RPN Singh said on Thursday.

After 31,895 deaths, still no `martyr` status for paramilitary, police personnel

The paramilitary and police forces in the country have lost 31,895 personnel in the last 53 years in the line of duty but they are still fighting for the "martyr" status for the dead officers and men like in the Armed Forces.

28 CISF personnel get Presidents police medal

Twenty-eight personnel of central paramilitary CISF have been decorated with the Presidents Police medal.

Forces fighting Naxals likely to get enhanced allowances

Paramilitary personnel fighting Maoists may soon get enhanced allowances on a par with those serving in Jammu and Kashmir and northeastern region.

Pakistani paramilitary accused of killing boxer

The Pakistan Rangers paramilitary force has been accused of killing an international boxer in a staged shooting incident, media reports said on Sunday.

Women only 2 pc of total paramilitary hiring

Women personnel and officers constituted a mere 2 per cent of the more than two lakh troopers recruited by paramilitary forces in the last three years and in the initial few months of 2013, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

Communal clash in UP`s Faizabad, paramilitary deployed

Two Uttar Pradesh State Roadways buses were damaged as members of two communities clashed over a religious site in Uttar Pradesh`s Faizabad.

Five Pakistani paramilitary men killed

Suspected gunmen from the Lashkar-e-Jhangvi outfit attacked a checkpost in Pakistan`s Balochistan province.

Paramilitary to remain in West Bengal for now

Nearly 15,000 central paramilitary
personnel currently deployed in West Bengal are unlikely to be
withdrawn soon as they are being engaged in the recovery of
illegal arms and to check post-poll violence.

Pakistan: 80 killed as Taliban claim Osama revenge

The attack is the bloodiest since US forces killed Osama bin Laden on May 2.