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5W1H: Four BSF jawans killed in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh

Four Border Security Force (BSF) jawans were killed in an encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh Thursday, police said. Watch this video to know more.

Apr 04, 2019, 17:44 PM IST

Chhattisgarh: 4 BSF jawans killed, 2 injured during encounter with Maoists in Kanker

At least four Border Security Force (BSF) jawans were killed and two others injured on Thursday after an encounter with Maoists in Kanker district in Chhattisgarh. Watch this video to know more.

Apr 04, 2019, 16:12 PM IST

India repatriates Pakistani national as goodwill gesture

Speaking to reporters, a BSF spokesperson said that for maintaining peace and tranquility at the IB, the Pakistani national was returned to Pakistani Rangers at around 3.40 pm.

Mar 09, 2019, 19:28 PM IST

Pakistan Rangers, BSF clash in Akhnoor sector

Tuesday`s violation by Pakistan came on a day the Indian Air Force carried out strikes across the Line of Control (LoC) targeting terror camps in Balakote.

Feb 26, 2019, 14:04 PM IST

Pakistan intruder shot in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba

He was later admitted to a hospital.

Jan 26, 2019, 19:24 PM IST

31 Rohingya Muslims stuck at Indo-Bangladesh border; BSF, BGB in denial

At least 31 Rohingya Muslims are stuck behind the barbed wire fencing along the India-Bangladesh border in Tripura since Friday, news agency PTI reported quoting officials.

Jan 20, 2019, 22:14 PM IST

Of 2,061 border fencing light poles, only 616 functional along Gujarat-Pakistan border

BSF officers also said that out of 82 diesel gensets, only 38 are "functional", "affecting operational duties" by the troops on the sensitive international border.

Dec 25, 2018, 14:04 PM IST

BSF recovers 17 kg heroin, pistol in Punjab's Ferozepur sector

BSF troopers had observed suspicious movement ahead of the border security fence early on Sunday. 

Dec 23, 2018, 18:41 PM IST

6 BSF personnel injured in blast by Naxals in Chhattisgarh, firing underway

Exchange of fire is still underway between security forces and Naxals.

Nov 14, 2018, 10:47 AM IST

Diwali 2018: BSF and Pakistan Rangers excahnge sweets at Attari-Wagah border

Border Security Force (BSF) personnel and Pakistan Rangers exchanged sweets at Attari-Wagah border today on the occasion of Diwali on Wednesday.

Nov 07, 2018, 13:13 PM IST

On Bangladesh's request, India to remove 'East Pakistan' pillars at border

Bangladesh was referred to as East Pakistan before it gained independence. Decades since, some of the pillars at border with India remained with the erstwhile name.

Oct 10, 2018, 15:25 PM IST

Ghaziabad: BSF constable allegedly shoots dead colleague

A Border Security Force (BSF) constable allegedly shot dead a fellow constable on Monday morning in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad.

Oct 01, 2018, 10:51 AM IST

Pakistan strengthens its supply line with ammunition dump, helipads close to India

Pakistan has built many bunkers to save their ammunition in case of an attack by the Indian Air Force. The bunkers would also allow Pakistan to place its missiles in close proximity to the border.

Aug 23, 2018, 12:43 PM IST

India's Border Security Force and Pakistan Rangers share sweets at Attari-Wagah border

India's Border Security Force (BSF) and Pakistan Rangers exchanged sweets at Attari-Wagah border on the occasion of Pakistan's Pakistan's 71st Independence Day.

Aug 14, 2018, 12:40 PM IST

Government to hold mega recruiting drive, over 54,000 jawans to be hired

Out of the total 54,953 vacancies advertised by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC), 21,566 posts are for the CRPF, the country's largest paramilitary force.

Jul 22, 2018, 16:10 PM IST

How BSF snipers pin down terrorists at India-Pakistan border

At times, the snipers also enter the enemy territory and take up positions which cannot be located by the Pakistan forces or terrorists.

Jun 18, 2018, 13:50 PM IST

Zero error policy for Amarnath Yatra, Centre steps up security

 The security forces were undergoing training in Srinagar to ensure that the upcoming Amarnath Yatra was conducted in a smooth manner

Jun 15, 2018, 17:49 PM IST

4 BSF personnel dead, 3 injured as Pakistan Rangers violate ceasefire again in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba

The ceasefire took place along the International Borders in Chambliyal sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Samba district. 

Jun 13, 2018, 06:39 AM IST

Hours after flag meeting, Pakistan violates ceasefire in J&K

On Monday, a sector commanders level flag meeting was held in Suchetgarh between the BSF and Pakistan Rangers for two hours.

Jun 05, 2018, 10:05 AM IST

Ceasefire violations: BSF, Pakistan Rangers hold meet, decide to ensure peace on border

On May 29, 2018, the DGMOs of India and Pakistan had agreed to 'fully implement' the ceasefire pact of 2003 in 'letter and spirit' forthwith to stop border skirmishes in J&K.

Jun 04, 2018, 19:13 PM IST