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Guerrillas fire at security forces in Kashmir

Last Updated: Friday, August 22, 2014, 22:57

Separatist guerrillas fired at a patrol party of the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir`s Baramulla district, triggering a gunfight, police said.

Major Varadarajan to be given Ashoka Chakra posthumously

Last Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014, 00:10

India`s highest peacetime gallantry award Ashoka Chakra will be conferred on Major Mukund Varadarajan posthumously, the Defence Ministry said.

No fixed reservation for religious minorities in CAPFs: Govt

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 15:09

Government on Tuesday said there is no reservation fixed on the basis of religion in the Central Armed Police Forces and Assam Rifles.

Explosives found in abandoned suitcase

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 19:48

Huge quantities of explosives was found in an abandoned suitcase on NH 15 in Assam`s Sonitpur district on Monday and neutralised by security forces.

Three NSCN cadres arrested in Kohima

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 14:34

Troops of 19 Assam Rifles nabbed four persons, including three NSCN(K) cadres in Kohima with arms and ammunition.

After attacks on policemen, UP replaces rifles with revolvers

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 12:45

Rattled by the growing attacks on policemen, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to provide constables on duty with pistols and revolvers, an official said Wednesday.

Handy guns to replace outdated rifles for UP policemen

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 22:17

In a bid to spruce up the force and boost its mobility, the Uttar Pradesh police will finally do away with .303 rifles of the colonial era and equip its personnel with pistols and revolvers.

NSCN (K) militant gunned down in Arunachal Pradesh

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 15:08

A NSCN(K) militant was gunned down by security forces during an encounter in troubled Longding district of Arunachal Pradesh, the police said Wednesday.

Court finds prima facie evidence against Iron Sharmila Chanu

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 15:53

A local court has ruled that there is prima facie evidence of attempt to commit suicide against Manipur social activist Irom Sharmila Chanu, who has been on fast for the past 13 years to demand withdrawal of Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) from the state.

Now, Google Glass-equipped rifles to help hit targets behind corners

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 15:15

A Texas company, TrackingPoint Inc., has developed a firearm equipped with Google Glass technology that could help one hit target behind corners.

Four militants surrender in Tripura

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 09:40

Four terrorists after fleeing from their camps in Bangladesh have surrendered to the Assam Rifles in Tripura and deposited arms and ammunition, an official said.

Mizoram: 40,000 detonators recovered

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 11:27

In a joint operation, Assam Rifles personnel and police recovered 40,000 detonators from Bawngkawn locality.