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82 security personnel killed last year in J&K, highest in 8 years: Home Dept

82 security personnel killed last year in J&K, highest in 8 years: Home Dept

According to a data released by the home department, in 2016, 82 security force personnel were killed, while 2008 witnessed 85 deaths.

Two security personnel injured in Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh

Two security personnel injured in Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh

The Naxals carried out an attack near the 9th battalion of the Chhattisgarh Armed Forces (CAF) at Kurrajohar village in Narayanpur district.

Book protesters who pelted security personnel with stones: Togadia

VHP leader Praveen Togadia on Sunday said the protesters who pelted security personnel with stones in Kashmir Valley should be booked on sedition charges.

Blasts rock Saudi Arabia: Suicide bombers target mosques, 4 security personnel killed in explosions

Blasts rock Saudi Arabia: Suicide bombers target mosques, 4 security personnel killed in explosions

The victims were all members of the Saudi special emergency forces run by the interior ministry.

Jharkhand encounter: Security forces bust Maoist camp after gunfight

Jharkhand encounter: Security forces bust Maoist camp after gunfight

The encounter took place when security personnel from CRPF were on an anti-Maoist operation in the LWE strongholds of the sub-division.

Assam polls: 535 companies of security forces deployed in 1st phase

Out of 535 companies, 433 are central forces while 102 companies are from state police, Assam Chief Electoral Officer Vijayendra told reporters here today.

Pampore encounter: Seize ends after 48 hours, 5 security personnel martyred, 3 suspected LeT militants killed

Pampore encounter: Seize ends after 48 hours, 5 security personnel martyred, 3 suspected LeT militants killed

The operation against the guerrillas started only after around 120 trainees and staff members were safely evacuated from the complex.

Nation unites in paying tribute to slain security personnel

Some held their tears while others were inconsolable as coffins of security personnel killed in Pathankot terror strike reached home on Monday for last rites.

France mobilises 115,000 security personnel

French authorities have mobilised 115,000 personnel to ratchet up security across the country, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said.

Over 5100 people killed in Assam insurgency in last 24 years

5166 people, including 912 security personnel, were killed in insurgency in Assam in the last 24 years, the state government said today.

Blast in police van kills Pak militant, police constable

An undertrial Pakistani militant and a police constable were killed and four security personnel injured in a blast inside a police vehicle escorting the prisoner in Sopore town of North Kashmir on Saturday.

Rijiju condemns killing of eight security personnel in Nagaland

Condemning the killing of eight security personnel in a militant attack in Nagaland, Union Minister Kiren Rijiju on Monday said the violation of the ceasefire agreement by NSCN will affect the peace process in the region.

34 security men killed in Naxal violence this year: Govt

Thirty-four security force personnel have lost their lives in 357 incidents of Naxal violence this year in various states of the country.

15 security personnel killed in Iraq car bombings

At least 15 security personnel were killed and 22 others wounded when three suicide car bombers struck the positions of border guards on Saturday at a border crossing point with Jordan in Iraq, a security source said.

13 killed as militants attack security personnel in Egypt

At least 13 people, mostly security personnel, were killed and over 40 others injured on Sunday in two separate attacks claimed by an Islamic State affiliate in which militants targeted an army vehicle and a suicide bombing hit a police station in Egypt's volatile North Sinai region.

IED blasts kill two security personnel in Pakistan

A roadside IED blast today killed at least two security personnel in Pakistan's restive northwest tribal region.

Maoists go on rampage in parts of Bastar region, kill 2

Maoists went on a rampage in parts of Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bastar region killing two people, including a security personnel, and damaging a part of a railway line, leading to the derailment of two engines of a goods train.

Army officer, 2 Hizbul militants killed in J&K gunbattle

M N Rai an Army commanding officer, was on Tuesday killed in a fierce gunbattle which also left two Hizbul Mujahideen militants dead at Mindora village in Tral area of Pulwama district in Jammu and Kashmir.

45,000 security personnel to guard Delhi on Republic Day

Over 1,000 NSG snipers along with 44,000 security personnel from Delhi Police and paramilitary forces will be guarding the national capital on Republic Day to ensure a safe visit of US President Barack Obama.

Reduced security cover to politicians frees 197 personnel

In the backdrop of Maharashtra government's decision to scale down police security to politicians and their families, Minister of State for Home, Ram Shinde on Wednesday said the move will free nearly 200 personnel, who shall now be assigned duties demanding greater attention.