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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Members of a US-led coalition are ready to send roughly 1,500 security personnel to Iraq to help the Baghdad government in its fight against Islamic State group, the American commander of the war effort said Monday.
A clash erupted between two groups of supporters of PDP and Congress when some Congress workers attacked the house of a PDP activist, alleging that he was distributing cash to voters to lure them to vote in favour of PDP candidate.
On the eve of the first phase of five- stage assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, PDP patron Mufti Mohmmad Sayeed on Monday said his party's prime agenda is to protect dignity and honour of the people of the state.
A total of 84 polling parties along with security personnel have been airlifted to polling stations set-up in far-flung and remote mountainous belts of Jammu and Kashmir for the first phase of Assembly polls on Tuesday.
Chinese authorities today reported an attack on security personnel at a checkpoint in the restive far western region of Xinjiang, confirming a days-old report by a US-backed radio service that said five were killed.
Government proposes a major policy change for bureaucrats and security personnel working in Naxal-hit and may give them special monetary benefits, out-of- turn promotions and choice posting after completing their tenure successfully in Maoist-affected places.