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Congress questions PM Modi's commitment to inviolable borders

Congress questions PM Modi's commitment to inviolable borders

Congress leader Manish Tewari raised doubts over government policies towards Pakistan.

Dec 24, 2017, 21:53 PM IST
Rise in cross-border infiltration gives birth to real-time satellites

Rise in cross-border infiltration gives birth to real-time satellites

The idea behind this is to track the movement of intruders, minimise infiltration attempts, effective communication, and many other things, which will eventually help the Border Security Force (BSF) and Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) to better guard the borders and keep the country safe.

Sep 04, 2017, 13:46 PM IST
Brave Indian forces can defend our borders: Rajnath Singh on Doklam standoff

Brave Indian forces can defend our borders: Rajnath Singh on Doklam standoff

Indian security forces can defend the country's territories bravely, said Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday, August 21.

Aug 21, 2017, 13:28 PM IST

DNA: On the spot inspection of India-Pakistan borders in Punjab

On the spot inspection of India-Pakistan borders in Punjab. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Nov 06, 2016, 00:24 AM IST

Govt to use technology to secure borders: Rajnath Singh

The Centre has launched a pilot project in Gujarat, Punjab, West Bengal and Tripura to provide technological support to secure country's international borders, Union Home minister Rajnath Singh said here on Sunday.

Jun 19, 2016, 19:22 PM IST

Migrants seek new routes into Balkans after formal borders sealed

As dusk fell on Saturday evening, a Reuters witness saw a group of up to 70 people crossing into Macedonia from Greece, at a point where there is no razor wire fence between the two countries.

Apr 24, 2016, 20:13 PM IST
Rajnath Singh to visit forward areas along Pak, China borders today

Rajnath Singh to visit forward areas along Pak, China borders today

Home Minister Rajnath Singh will `begin his three-day visit to the forward areas along India border with Pakistan and China on Monday.

Sep 21, 2015, 03:56 AM IST
Austria, Germany to allow migrants to enter: Austrian chancellor

Austria, Germany to allow migrants to enter: Austrian chancellor

Austria and Germany have agreed to let migrants in Hungary to cross their borders, Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann said on his Facebook page on Saturday.

Sep 05, 2015, 06:03 AM IST

BSNL to improve connectivity along borders

To improve connectivity along the borders with Bangladesh, Bhutan and Myanmar, the BSNL would set up mobile phone towers along the frontiers, an official said here on Friday.

Jul 17, 2015, 17:33 PM IST
Russia forced by NATO to take steps to protect itself: Kremlin

Russia forced by NATO to take steps to protect itself: Kremlin

Russia accused NATO on Wednesday of encroaching on its borders and seeking to change the strategic balance of power, forcing Moscow to take steps to protect its interests and security.

Jun 17, 2015, 19:26 PM IST

BSF wants special pay for being first line of defence at borders

 Country's largest border guarding force BSF has made a strong pitch for a special 'border service' pay for its men stating the troops are deployed well ahead of the Army along international borders and they face the "first brunt" of an enemy attack.

Feb 22, 2015, 15:27 PM IST

Liberia will end Ebola curfew and reopen borders, says president

Liberia plans to lift a night curfew imposed six months ago and reopen borders closed to contain the spread of Ebola, as the threat from the virus recedes, the president said on Friday.

Feb 21, 2015, 03:47 AM IST

Liberia lifts Ebola curfew, re-opens borders: Presidency

Liberia said Friday it was lifting nationwide curfews and re-opening borders shut last year at the height of the Ebola crisis, after the retreat of an epidemic that has killed thousands.

Feb 21, 2015, 01:26 AM IST

BSF plans laser walls to curb infiltration from borders

Border Security Force (BSF) is planning to use laser wall in the border to stop infiltration from Pakistan and to implement more effective border checks.

Dec 20, 2014, 18:21 PM IST

Rules against racial profiling in US won't apply at airports, borders

The new rules against racial profiling by law enforcement agencies, to be imposed in the US, will not apply to the functioning of immigration agents at airports or borders, media reported Saturday.

Dec 07, 2014, 04:54 AM IST

Gambia reopens borders to travellers from Ebola-hit nations

The Gambia has reopened its land borders to travellers from Ebola-hit nations, the government said on Tuesday, admitting the restrictions were undermining the response to the epidemic.

Nov 12, 2014, 02:09 AM IST

Biden says Europe`s borders should not change `at gunpoint`

US Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday blasted Russia`s annexation of Crimea, saying borders should not be changed at gunpoint, as he began a visit to Romania days before a crucial vote in Ukraine.

May 21, 2014, 09:11 AM IST

Australia to buy surveillance drones to patrol borders

Australia announced plans Thursday for a fleet of giant high-tech unmanned drones to help patrol the nation`s borders, monitoring energy infrastructure and attempts to enter the country illegally.

Mar 13, 2014, 12:04 PM IST

‘Iran to seal eastern borders in three years’

Iran spends billions of dollars and has lost thousands
of police troops in the war against drugs.

Jun 30, 2011, 22:19 PM IST

BJP launches campaign for `secure borders`

Senior BJP leader L K Advani
on Saturday flagged off a `Border Darshan` campaign which will visit
13 points on India`s frontiers to study the living conditions
of soldiers and the threat from China and Pakistan to the
nation.

May 14, 2011, 22:32 PM IST