In order to plug loopholes in the porous and unfenced borders along Pakistan and Bangladesh, India will soon set up a 'smart fence' mechanism as part of an over Rs 4,500-crore modernisation plan being implemented by BSF.
US President Barack Obama will announce immigration policy changes he expects to enact by executive order, including on border security, by year`s end, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Saturday.
Officials from Nepal and India have agreed to intensify vigilance along the 1,850-km porous border between the two countries to keep criminal elements at bay in view of the parliamentary elections to be held in India April-May.
Indian and Chinese officials held fourth round of talks and discussed various issues like finalising a key border security mechanism expected to be signed during Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s proposed visit here next month.
Border security and Tibetan refugees will top the agenda of talks Nepal’s Home Minister Bhim Rawal will have with the Chinese leadership during his week-long visit to Beijing, according to officials here.