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.

Govt plans to give incentives for working in Naxal belt

Government proposes a major policy change for bureaucrats and security personnel working in Naxal-hit and may give them special monetary benefits, out-of- turn promotions and choice posting after completing their tenure successfully in Maoist-affected places.

Telangana polls: 90,000 security personnel deployed

Nearly 90,000 security personnel have been deployed to ensure peaceful and smooth conduct of first phase of General Elections for 17 parliamentary constituencies and 119 Assembly seats in Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday.

LS polls: 57,000 security personnel for April 24 voting on 7 Bihar seats

A total of 57,000 security personnel including central forces would be deployed for smooth conduct of voting on seven Lok Sabha seats in Bihar on April 24.

PUCL condemns killing of security personnel in Chhattisgarh

The People`s Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL) has condemned the killing of 15 security personnel and one civilian by Maoists in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh March 11.

Brazil invests heavily in World Cup security

Brazil will employ 170,000 security personnel and spend close to 1.9 billion reais to try and ensure a trouble free World Cup tournament, organisers said on Thursday.

Three security personnel killed in northwest Pakistan

Three security personnel have been killed and two others injured when militants attacked security forces in northwest Pakistan.

12,000 civilians, 3000 policemen killed by Naxals in three decades

Nearly 12,000 civilians and 3,000 security personnel were killed by Naxals in the last three decades, according to the Home Ministry.

576 security personnel killed in one year

A total of 576 personnel have either been killed or met with an unnatural end while at work between Sep 1, 2012 and Aug 31, 2013.

576 security personnel killed in one year

A total of 576 personnel have either been killed or met with an unnatural end while at work between Sep 1, 2012 and Aug 31, 2013.

Three Pak security personnel killed in separate incidents

Three Pakistani security personnel were killed in two separate attacks by militants since last night that also left four others injured.

270 troops killed fighting militants in Pakistan`s tribal belt

A total of 270 security personnel were killed during operations to flush out militants from the restive Mohmand tribal region of northwest Pakistan, a top official said on Friday.

Over 1,100 killed in Naxal violence in 6 years: Chhattisgarh govt

Chhattisgarh govt said that over 1,100 people, including security personnel, have lost their lives in naxal violence in state in the past six years.