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.

Allies to send 1,500 security personnel to Iraq: US

US allies are ready to send roughly 1,500 security personnel to Iraq to help the Baghdad government in its fight against jihadists, the American commander of the war effort said Monday.

Allies to send 1,500 security personnel to Iraq: US general

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.

Tight security arrangements in place for J&K polls

About 400 companies of security forces have been deployed to ensure free and fair polls in the first phase of Jammu and Kashmir polls on Tuesday.

J&K polls: Clash between Congress, PDP supporters in Doda

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.

J&K polls: PDP's prime agenda to protect honour of people, says Mufti

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.

J&K polls: 84 polling parties, security men airlifted to far-flung booths
J&K polls: 84 polling parties, security men airlifted to far-flung booths

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.

Three security personnel injured in blast by Naxals in Chhattisgarh: Police

Three security personnel, including a CRPF inspector, were today injured in a pressure bomb blast by Naxals in Maoist-hit Bijapur district in Chhattisgarh, police said.

Security forces face toughest test with lesser men to guard citizens

The latest riot in Saharanpur, in which three lives were lost and property worth millions gutted, has shaken the nation.

Six wanted naxals arrested in Chhattisgarh

Six naxals, carrying reward on their heads were arrested on Friday during a joint search operation by security personnel in Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh, police said.

China confirms attack on militia in tense far west

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.