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BSF troops in Punjab spot multiple drones coming from Pakistan side

Border Security Force (BSF) troops deployed in the Ferozepur Hussainwala sector in Punjab noticed movements of drones in the vicinity on Monday late night. According to BSF sources, its troops patrolling the area fired and destroyed at least three drones coming from the Pakistani side.

Oct 22, 2019, 14:06 PM IST

BSF arrests two Pakistani nationals in Punjab

The duo--identified as Mohammad Latif and Mohammad Saif--were taken into custody from the border outpost (BOP) Samaske near BSF Abohar sector.

Oct 22, 2019, 09:51 AM IST

Wreath laying ceremony held for BSF jawan who was killed in firing by Border Guards Bangladesh

A wreath laying ceremony was organised on Friday at the headquarters of 117 Battalion of Border Security Force (BSF) in West Bengal's Roshanbagh, to pay tribute to the BSF jawan who got martyred in firing by the Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) in Murshidabad district on Thursday.

Oct 18, 2019, 19:06 PM IST

Pakistani intruder shot dead by BSF near Attari border

In the evening, the personnel on duty near the joint check post saw the man walking towards gate number 103 at zero line fence through the railway track. After which, they issued a warning to him and asked him to return. However, Gulnawaz refused to comply with the orders. In retaliation, the BSF personnel opened fire at him and he was shot dead. 

Oct 17, 2019, 08:46 AM IST

Pakistani drone spotted flying over Punjab village, third time in a week

For the third time in a week, a suspected Pakistani drone was spotted flying over Hussainiwala village of Punjab's Ferozepur district.

Oct 10, 2019, 09:46 AM IST

BSF spots Pakistan-origin drone in Punjab's Ferozepur

The officials are conducting an investigation to find out if Pakistan-based terror groups are using to send drugs or ammunition across the border. 

Oct 08, 2019, 13:39 PM IST

BSF foils infiltration bid in Baramula near LoC, forces terrorists to flee to PoK

A group of 4-5 infiltrators attempted to enter the Indian territory in the Naugaon sector near the LoC.

Oct 06, 2019, 08:27 AM IST

Body of missing BSF soldier recovered from Pakistan side near LoC

BSF Sub-Inspector Paritosh Mandal has been missing since September 28 from Aik Nallah area near the International Boundary while on operational patrolling duty. He had drowned in the swelling of Aik Nallah while negotiating the Nallah following some input.

Oct 01, 2019, 16:52 PM IST

Ex-BSF jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav joins Jannayak Janata Party

Tej Bahadur Yadav joined the party less than a month before Haryana holds assembly elections in the state. 

Sep 29, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

BSF jawan goes missing at International Border in Arnia sector, search operation underway

A BSF jawan went missing at International Border in Arnia sector of RS Pura in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday morning. The BSF jawan got washed away during patrolling duty in Arnia sector. BSF has launched a search operation to locate the missing jawan.

Sep 29, 2019, 10:59 AM IST

BSF jawan martyred while foiling an attack by terrorists in Jammu

A jawan posted with Border Security Force (BSF) was martyred on Wednesday while foiling an attack by unidentified terrorists in Jammu's Dadu district.

Sep 26, 2019, 18:52 PM IST

Pakistani spy sending secret information on Kartarpur corridor arrested in Gurdaspur

A Pakistani spy was apprehended by Border Security Force (BSF) personnel from Gurdaspur district in Punjab, which is just 21 km from the international border between India and Pakistan. The spy was apprehended from Tibri Cantt area of the district on Wednesday.

Sep 19, 2019, 14:13 PM IST

Patriotic fervour grips Attari-Wagah border on eve of Independence Day

Feelings of national pride and of patriotism rang through a charged-up atmosphere at the Attari-Wagah border with Pakistan on Wednesday evening where a large number of Indians came to watch proceedings on the eve of Independence Day.

Aug 14, 2019, 20:12 PM IST

Patriotic fervour grips Attari-Wagah border on eve of Independence Day

Indians came out in huge numbers to watch the Beating Retreat ceremony at the border.

Aug 14, 2019, 19:00 PM IST

No exchange of sweets at Attari-Wagah border on Eid

The border guards of India and Pakistan exchange sweets on major festivals such as Eid and Diwali, and on nationally important days such as their respective Independence Days.

Aug 12, 2019, 16:38 PM IST

BSF arrests Pakistani intruder from Punjab's Ferozepur district

He is being questioned by the concerned authorities about his whereabouts and intentions. However, no objectionable item has been recovered from him.

Aug 03, 2019, 11:58 AM IST

Pakistan trying to infiltrate terrorists through international border near Jammu

The government has asked the Border Security Force (BSF) to step up security and keep a strict vigil along the border area.

Jul 18, 2019, 11:52 AM IST

West Bengal: BSF thwarts smuggling bid, seizes 96 cattle worth over Rs 6 lakh

The total value of the cattle is worth Rs 6,62,320. The matter has been reported to the police for disposal of cattle and for further investigation. 

Jul 13, 2019, 19:44 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

First batch of Amarnath Yatra pilgrims set off amid tight security cover

There was a palpable buzz at the Baltal base camp from where the first batch of pilgrims set off for the holy shrine. 

Jul 01, 2019, 07:18 AM IST