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Arunachal MLA killing: Army launches major operation, additional troops rushed

Suspected Naga rebels on Tuesday gunned down Aboh and 10 others, including his son and security personnel, in Tirap district of Arunachal Pradesh.

May 21, 2019, 21:58 PM IST

Three NSCN (K) insurgents held in Arunachal Pradesh's Changlang

Weapons and ammunition including one AK-47 with its 20 live rounds, one 9MM pistol with its 14 live rounds have been recovered from the possession of the members of National Socialist Council of Nagaland (Khaplang).

May 19, 2019, 21:55 PM IST

Two terrorists apprehended in Manipur: Army

Both the terrorists were arrested from Manipur's Angtha and Thoubal area on Tuesday (May 7).

May 09, 2019, 00:29 AM IST

Jawan on poll duty in Bengal opens fire inside Assam Rifles camp

Lakshmikant Barman reportedly fired 18 rounds which killed a fellow jawan - identified as Bholanath Das, while two others were injured in the incident. 

May 02, 2019, 14:10 PM IST

Centre decides to keep in abeyance powers of arrest given to Assam Rifles

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) will now revisit the issue with the concerned state governments, which apparently opposed the move to give sweeping powers to the paramilitary force.

Feb 22, 2019, 19:06 PM IST

Home Ministry empowers Assam Rifles to arrest, search sans warrant in northeastern states

The notification said that "an officer of the rank corresponding to that of the lowest rank of members of the Assam Rifles" has been given these powers under the Code of Criminal Procedure.

Feb 21, 2019, 16:48 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, January 26th, 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info.

Jan 26, 2019, 21:48 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, January 26th, 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Jan 26, 2019, 17:30 PM IST

Republic Day Parade: All-women marching contingent of Assam Rifles scripts history

The all-women marching contingent of Assam Rifles on Saturday scripted history as they came down the Rajpath to take part in the Republic Day Parade in the National capital. The contingent was led by 30-year-old Major Khusboo Kanwar. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 26, 2019, 17:08 PM IST

News 100: Watch top news stories of the day

This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news headlines.

Jan 26, 2019, 15:42 PM IST

All-women marching contingent of Assam Rifles scripts history at Republic Day Parade

The contingent was led by 30-year-old Major Khusboo Kanwar. 

Jan 26, 2019, 10:38 AM IST

All-Women Assam Rifles contingent to march past Rajpath on Republic Day

This will be the first time that an all-women contingent from the Assam Rifles unit of the Indian Army will salute the President at Rajpath.

Jan 26, 2019, 09:02 AM IST

Farmer's daughter & Assam Rifles soldier: Jyotiraditya Scindia hails Gwalior-based Neelam Rajput's for creating history

For the first time in the history of Assam Rifles and also in the paramilitary an all women Contingent will be saluting the President at the Rajpath this Republic Day on January 26.

Jan 22, 2019, 11:51 AM IST

Ahead of Independence Day, India steps up vigil along Bangladesh, Myanmar border

Border Security Force troopers are guarding India's border with Bangladesh while the Assam Rifles are deployed along the country's frontier with Myanmar.

Aug 13, 2018, 15:17 PM IST

Security men rescue three 'sadhus' from getting lynched by mob over child lifting rumours

The sadhus came under attack when they were coming back after completing their pilgrimage tour to Maa Kamakhya and Parashuram Kund in Assam. They were headed back to Agartala. 

Jul 06, 2018, 17:38 PM IST

Suspected Naga insurgent group NSCN(K) ambush, kill 2 Assam Rifles jawans, injure 4

Since 1980s, NSCN(K) has engaged in subversive activities, including attacks on security forces, extortion and looting.

Jun 17, 2018, 23:59 PM IST

Two BSF jawans martyred in IED blast in Imphal

 A loud explosion occurred near the BSF campus, possibly injuring many and killing two jawans at the location.

May 09, 2018, 16:00 PM IST

India eyes AK-103 assault rifles, looks for deal to 'Make in India'

Indian officials are set to meet Russian counterparts to discuss a deal.

Apr 20, 2018, 19:16 PM IST

Paramilitary forces see massive spike in voluntary retirement, resignations: Government

A number of reasons including personal, family and better pensions after 20 years of being in service could be the reasons.

Mar 28, 2018, 13:03 PM IST

9 oil tankers set afire on Assam-Arunachal border, Khaplang militants' role suspected

The tankers were moving from Kharsang in Arunachal Pradesh to Digboi in Assam when they were set on fire near Jagun. 

Jan 16, 2018, 19:30 PM IST