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Indian Army Major General with Assam Rifles sacked without pension for sexual harassment

The Major General was sacked following permission from Army Chief General Bipin Rawat.

Aug 16, 2019, 16:20 PM IST

More than 84,000 vacancies in paramilitary forces: MHA

The Centre says it has taken expeditious steps to fill up the vacancies in Central Armed Police Forces.

Jul 02, 2019, 14:25 PM IST

Two suspected hideouts of NSCN (I-M) destroyed in Nagaland, huge cache of arms recovered

The security forces have also recovered huge cache of arms including AK series Rifle, ammunition and other warlike stores from these hideouts.

Jun 30, 2019, 22:57 PM IST

Coast Guard may affiliate with BSF and CRPF in future: Official

In the first affiliation among paramilitary forces, the Assam Rifles and the Indian Coast Guard had on May 22 signed the 'Charter of Affiliation' to utilise each other's assets for operational training, sports, and adventure.

Jun 11, 2019, 17:45 PM IST

Rohingyas may be using Mizoram-Myanmar border to enter India: Report

A report prepared by Indian security agencies has revealed that Rohingyas may now be making use of Mizoram's border with Myanmar to enter India.

May 28, 2019, 20:46 PM IST

Assam Rifles battalion to be placed in Jammu and Kashmir as NDRF

The Assam Rifles draws its strength of officers from the Army and functions under the command of the Union Home Ministry.

May 26, 2019, 19:58 PM IST

Assam Rifles convoy ambushed in Nagaland's Mon district, 2 soldiers martyred, 4 injured

In the attack, four other soldiers were also seriously injured.

May 25, 2019, 17:40 PM IST

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