Naxal killed, CRPF jawan injured in gun-battle in Chhattisgarh

A Naxal was killed and a jawan of CoBRA force of CRPF was injured in a fierce gun-battle in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district today, police said.

CoBRA jawan injured in face-off with Naxals

A CoBRA jawan was on Tuesday injured in a gun-battle between security forces and Maoists in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Sukma district, police said.

Misconduct if not grave, not a ground for pension cut: Delhi HC

Misconduct of an employee, unless grave, cannot be a ground for a state to slash post retirement pensionary benefits, the Delhi High Court has held.

Two CRPF personnel injured in bomb blasts triggered by Naxals

Two CRPF personnel were on Friday injured in separate pressure bomb blasts triggered by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district, police said.

Three hardcore Naxals held in Jharkhand

Three hardcore Naxals including one carrying a reward of Rs 2 lakh on his head, were arrested on Monday from Saomarangbeda village under Arki police station in Khunti district.

No 'Rambo-style' ops in Naxal areas, SOPs being revised: CRPF

CRPF will desist from undertaking any "Rambo"-style operations in the Naxal-affected areas even as the standard operating procedures in that regard are being rejigged, the chief of the country's largest paramilitary force has said.

Maoist killed in encounter in Jharkhand

A Maoist operative was on Friday killed in an encounter with the security forces in Gumla district, the police said.

National Crime Records Bureau to celebrates 30th Raising Day on Wednesday

The National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) will celebrate its 30th Raising Day at the CRPF Officer`s Institute, Vasant Kunj.

CRPF jawan shoots himself dead in Jamshedpur

A CRPF jawan allegedly shot himself dead in a camp in Chakradharpur sub-division of Seraikela-Kharswan district, police on Wednesday said.

Encounter breaks out between security forces, militants in Kashmir's Pulwama district

An encounter broke out this evening between security forces and militants in Tral area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said.

CRPF seeks tribals' support to thwart evil designs of Maoists

With an aim of countering the 'anti-developmental' propaganda of Maoists, the CRPF has devised a new strategy of putting up hoardings in local dialect to seek tribals' support in construction of a National Highway in Chhattisgarh's worst insurgency-hit Sukma district.

Security cover of former Ministers, Meira Kumar withdrawn

Security of several VIPs including former Union Ministers and Speaker Meira Kumar has been totally withdrawn while the elite 'Black Cat' NSG commandos provided to Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh may be replaced by CRPF.

Orissa HC directs submission of probe report on top cop

 The Orissa High Court on Thursday asked state Vigilance Directorate to submit before it in a sealed cover the preliminary inquiry report based on which an FIR was registered against former DGP Prakash Mishra who is now DG of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).

60 IEDs found during operation against Maoists

 In a joint anti-Naxal operation by CRPF, STF and Bihar Police, 60 IEDs were on Wednesday found in Bhimbandh forest in the state's Munger district.

Be brave but save your life: CRPF boss to troops

CRPF chief Prakash Mishra on Monday asked his troops to undertake dare-devil operations in anti-Naxal and anti-insurgency hit areas in the country but ensure a 'zero' casualty rate by doing these tasks smartly and tactically.

11 security personnel injured in clash with protesters in J&K

Nine policemen and two CRPF jawans were on Thursday injured in a clash with an angry mob protesting the alleged custodial death of a villager in Kupwara district of north Kashmir, officials said.

Maharashtra seeks MI-17 chopper, continuation of CRPF in Naxal areas

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday sought from the Centre more paramilitary forces and large MI-17 helicopter for smoother combing operations in Naxal-hit areas of the state.

Protesters demand remains of Afzal Guru in J&K, one dead in police firing

At least one person was dead and another injured on Monday when security forces fired at protesters demanding the remains of Parliament attack accused Afzal Guru in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district.

Four injured as Naxals target passenger bus in Chhattisgarh

Four persons, including a woman, were on Monday injured as a private passenger bus they were travelling in was hit by a landmine blast triggered by the Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur district.

Govt's big hiring drive to recruit over 62,000 constables

In one of its biggest recruitment drives, government has announced hiring of over 62,000 young men and women as constables in central paramilitary and police organisations this year.