Baduria violence: BSF deployed, Internet suspended

Baduria violence: BSF deployed, Internet suspended

Four companies of the Border Security Force (BSF) have been deployed at Baduria, Swarupnagar and Degangatame to tame the communal tension. 

Jul 05, 2017, 19:42 PM IST
MHA seeks report on Darjeeling after WB govt wants replacement of paramilitary

MHA seeks report on Darjeeling after WB govt wants replacement of paramilitary

The West Bengal government also requested the home ministry to recall around 300 men SSB personnel and replace them with CRPF personnel.

Jul 03, 2017, 18:53 PM IST

Ministry of Home Affairs starts process of recruiting more women in paramilitary

Women empowerment and safety have been a priority of the government and the move was part of this initiative, the official said.

Jul 02, 2017, 13:14 PM IST

Woman in paramilitary uniform arrested in Pathankot cantonment area

A woman was on Friday arrested after she was found roaming in paramilitary force uniform near the cantonment area here, police said.

Mar 18, 2016, 22:39 PM IST

OROP: Retired paramilitary personnel begin stir at Jantar Mantar

Retired personnel of various paramilitary forces on Monday began a three-day 'dharna' here demanding one rank one pension (OROP) benefits and other privileges under the ex-servicemen category.

Nov 02, 2015, 08:26 AM IST

CRPF jawan injured in IED blast in Chhattisgarh

A CRPF jawan was on Thursday injured in a landmine blast during an anti-Naxal operation in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district.

Sep 24, 2015, 13:16 PM IST

Delhi HC seeks Centre's reply on 'martyr' status for paramilitary

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought response from the Centre on a plea seeking 'martyr' status for paramilitary and police personnel who sacrifice their lives in the line of duty, on par with army, navy and air force.

Jul 29, 2015, 14:52 PM IST

Colombia re-arrests suspected rapist of journalist

 The Colombian Attorney General`s Office has re-arrested former paramilitary Alejandro Cardenas Orozco, alias "JJ," one of the suspected rapists of a journalist Jineth Bedoya 15 years ago.

Jun 07, 2015, 11:48 AM IST

Govt to announce welfare schemes for CPM jawans, paramilitary

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday praised the central paramilitary force personnel for their 'pious and gallant' deeds and said the government will soon announce some important decisions for their welfare.

May 22, 2015, 22:44 PM IST

Brigade of Guards, Sikh Regiment adjudged best marching contingents in Republic Day parade

The Brigade of Guards Regiment and Sikh Regiment were on Thursday jointly adjudged the best marching contingents in this year's Republic Day parade under the Services category while CISF won the coveted award in the paramilitary and auxiliary segment.

Jan 29, 2015, 19:58 PM IST

Three AP airports, one in MP to get CISF cover

 Three civil airports in Andhra Pradesh and one in Madhya Pradesh are soon expected to be brought under the armed security cover of central paramilitary CISF.

Jan 15, 2015, 21:12 PM IST

Militants hideout unearthed, arms seized

A joint team of police commandos and central paramilitary forces unearthed a militant hideout and seized a large number of sophisticated arms in interior Thoubal district of Manipur, police said.

Mar 29, 2014, 11:06 AM IST

Subhas Goswami is new ITBP DG

Two months after the post fell vacant, government today appointed senior IPS officer Subhas Goswami as the new chief of the paramilitary Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) which guards the crucial Indian border with China.

Oct 30, 2013, 18:22 PM IST

Troops who lay down life are martyrs, no order needed: RPN Singh

Martyr or `shaheed` is not a special category and there is no requirement of a separate notification in this regard, RPN Singh said on Thursday.

Oct 25, 2013, 00:47 AM IST

After 31,895 deaths, still no `martyr` status for paramilitary, police personnel

The paramilitary and police forces in the country have lost 31,895 personnel in the last 53 years in the line of duty but they are still fighting for the "martyr" status for the dead officers and men like in the Armed Forces.

Oct 20, 2013, 17:02 PM IST

28 CISF personnel get Presidents police medal

Twenty-eight personnel of central paramilitary CISF have been decorated with the Presidents Police medal.

Aug 14, 2013, 21:57 PM IST

Forces fighting Naxals likely to get enhanced allowances

Paramilitary personnel fighting Maoists may soon get enhanced allowances on a par with those serving in Jammu and Kashmir and northeastern region.

Jul 26, 2013, 20:45 PM IST

Pakistani paramilitary accused of killing boxer

The Pakistan Rangers paramilitary force has been accused of killing an international boxer in a staged shooting incident, media reports said on Sunday.

Jun 30, 2013, 15:34 PM IST

Women only 2 pc of total paramilitary hiring

Women personnel and officers constituted a mere 2 per cent of the more than two lakh troopers recruited by paramilitary forces in the last three years and in the initial few months of 2013, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

Mar 05, 2013, 16:07 PM IST

Communal clash in UP`s Faizabad, paramilitary deployed

Two Uttar Pradesh State Roadways buses were damaged as members of two communities clashed over a religious site in Uttar Pradesh`s Faizabad.

Jul 24, 2012, 18:16 PM IST