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Republic Day 2018: Ground-to-air security cover in Delhi, NSG commandos, anti-aircraft guns in place

All marketplaces have been put on alert in Delhi.

Jan 25, 2018, 17:19 PM IST

NSG commandos may be trained to counter lone wolf Islamic State attack on Kumbh Mela

The National Security Guard (NSG) is planning to train their commandos exclusively to deal with lone wolf terror attacks using vehicles at public places. The elite security force has taken this decision in the wake of some recent incidents across the world where terrorists used vehicles to mow down people at crowded places.

Nov 22, 2017, 14:44 PM IST

Delhi Police to induct 15 'Parakram' vans for I-Day security

The Parakram vans, mandated for anti-terror and other operations warranting armed response, were launched by the city police in May.

Jul 16, 2017, 18:20 PM IST

Presidential election 2017: NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind gets Z plus security cover

The central government on Tuesday accorded a Z plus security cover of NSG commandos to NDA presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind. 

Jun 20, 2017, 21:41 PM IST

Rajnath Singh reviews functioning of 'Black Cat' commandos

After 26/11 attacks, the central government had set up four regional hubs of the NSG in Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chennai and Kolkata to reduce reaction time.

Jun 05, 2017, 16:22 PM IST

Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal gets 'Z+' VVIP cover of NSG commandos

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has been accorded a 'Z+' VVIP security cover of NSG black cat commandos by the centre owing to threats from insurgents and militants like the ULFA and Bodo.

Feb 09, 2017, 17:25 PM IST

From first timer NSG commandos to UAE presidential guards – Here's why India's 68th R-Day Parade was spectacular

India is celebrating its 68th Republic on Thursday.

Jan 26, 2017, 13:57 PM IST

NSG commandos conduct anti-terrorist drill in Gurugram

National Security Guard (NSG) commandos carried out a mock anti-terrorist drill in a multi-storey building here -- and "killed two terrorists and injured one".

Dec 20, 2016, 19:21 PM IST

Here's how NSG commandos killed terrorists at Pathankot air base

In one of the longest running counter-terror operations in the country, the National Security Guard (NSG) suffered minor and major injuries to its 21 personnel, besides the death of its bomb squad Commanding Officer Lt Col EK Niranjan, since the first detachment of about 160 commandos flew out from the Palam military airbase on January 1 on an IAF transport aircraft.

Jan 05, 2016, 20:53 PM IST

Security preparedness: Cops, NSG commandos conduct mock drill

Uttarakhand Police personnel and National Security Guard (NSG) commandos on Wednesday conducted a mock drill at Inter-State Bus Terminal here to check preparedness of security agencies in the event of a terror attack.

Jun 24, 2015, 14:56 PM IST

Govt assessing land for new hub for NSG commandos in Gujarat

Government on Tuesday said it is assessing the suitability of land for creating a new hub of the National Security Guard (NSG) commandos in Gujarat.

Jul 15, 2014, 16:25 PM IST

SPG gets ready to protect `PM` Narendra Modi

The Special Protection Group (SPG) has begun preparations to protect BJP`s PM nominee Narendra Modi and his family.

May 15, 2014, 12:21 PM IST

`Living standards of NSG men should not be compared`

In the wake of allegations that NSG commandos were living in pitiable conditions, newly-appointed chief of the elite force Jayanto Narayan Choudhury says their living standards should be seen in respect of "Indian conditions".

Jan 29, 2014, 11:05 AM IST

NSG commandos get new counter-terror machine

The country`s elite counter-terror force NSG has got a new bullet-proof vehicle which is capable of undertaking specialized operations against terrorists and hijackers.

Oct 16, 2013, 23:25 PM IST

NSG commandos pledge organs

Commandos of the National Security Guard (NSG) on Saturday pledged their organs as part of their social responsibility and duty to the country.

Sep 28, 2013, 19:52 PM IST

26/11 anniv: NSG commandos donate blood

NSG commandos Monday donated blood at their garrison here to mark the valour and courage of their men on the 4th anniversary of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks.

Nov 26, 2012, 17:55 PM IST

NSG cheques were given to officials

One instance indicates that cheques worth Rs 10 lakh were handed over to individual officials.

Nov 24, 2012, 19:54 PM IST

NSG rejects former 26/11 ops commandos`s claims

NSG rejected allegations of financial irregularities saying all gift cheques the force received for the 26/11 Mumbai operation have been accounted for.

Nov 24, 2012, 16:10 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal, ex-NSG commando hit out at Government

Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday highlighted the plight of NSG commandos, who fought with the terrorists during the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks.

Nov 22, 2012, 13:30 PM IST