Dry run: India's plan for an inland water route from Kolkata to Guwahati hits a rough patch
The ship, which was carrying coal from Haldia to Guwahati, also asked the accompanying vessels MV Maheshwari and MV Aai to anchor right away to prevent it from getting stuck in the shallow river bed.
Over 1 million paramilitary men to don khadi uniform, combat outfit
Home Minister Amit Shah is learnt to have asked heads of all central forc...
BSF working on tech solutions to combat drones along Indo-Pak border: DG
The Border Security Force (BSF) is working on technical solutions to...
Watch: MoS of Home Affairs Nityanand Rai attends 55th Raising Day of BSF
The Border Security Force (BSF) celebrated its 55th Raising Day. Minister of State of Home Affairs Nityanand Rai attended the 55th Raising D...
BSF to secure immigration checkpoints on Kartarpur corridor
Security of immigration checkpoints are usually handled by CISF personnel but BSF has been given charge in this case as the terminals are on the Pakistan border. Apart from BSF, immigration, customs and state police officials will be stationed.
Panel formed to implement Amit Shah's order for 100 days homestay to CAPF jawans
Last month, Union Home Minister Amit Shah had directed the CAPFs to undertake a mega manpower planning and ensure that around seven lakh jawans get to spend at least 100 days with their families in a year. Shah was given a presentation in September about the functioning of the CAPFs in the ministry, following which he gave certain directions regarding the same.
Special security officers to hold census in sensitive areas
Special charge officers will be selected from the ranks of army and paramilitary forces and imparted training for conducting the 2021 census. For population enumeration in areas such as cantonment board and residential colonies of paramilitary personnel, census commissioner will record it as a “service” and not give other details owing to security concerns.
BSF protests non-inclusion of marching contingent in RD parade 2020
The BSF has been asked to only send its camel contingent and camel-mounted band team.
BGB action unprovoked; Indian troops did not fire a single bullet: BSF
A BSF jawan was killed and another injured when Border Guard Bangladesh personnel opened fire when a flag meeting to discuss captured fishermen took place.The BSF said the firing was unprovoked and that its troops did not fire a single bullet.
BSF jawan killed, 1 injured in firing by Bangladeshi troops along border in West Bengal
A Border Security Force jawan was killed and another injured when the Border Guard Bangladesh personnel held three Indian fishermen who were allowed by the BSF to fish within the International Border, that runs through the middle of the Padma river.
Home Ministry tells BSF to adopt anti-drone technology
The BSF is considering the matter and specifically working on "detection, identification and interdiction" of the drones which were used from across the border to drop weapons reportedly meant for terrorist activities in Punjab and also in Jammu and Kashmir.
Pakistan yet to respond to India's proposal to host meet between BSF and Pak Rangers
"This time the Indian side has proposed to hold the meeting in October, but the Pakistan Rangers has so far not confirmed its intention to participate in the meeting," said a source.
BSF launches operation to detect cross-border tunnel in Jammu-Kathua sector
Armed with modern tools and equipment, BSF personnel began the operation with clearing bushes and digging and tilling the land close to the three-tier border fencing up to the Zero Line with Pakistan.
Pakistan to hand over body of BSF trooper who drowned in river along IB
"The body of SI Mondal is to be handed over by Pak Rangers at border post octroi in Jammu with all force decorum and drills," a BSF spokesperson said.
Pakistan unleashes 'unprecedented' cross-border firing in Jammu: BSF
The unprovoked firing from across the border was done by small arms on BSF domination areas in the Samba sector.
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