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Child bomber alert at Rajiv Chowk Metro station sparks frenzy
Additional personnel were deployed in and outside the station to look for any suspicious person. Sleuths were deployed in plain clothes to keep a tight vigil.
Bureau of Civil Aviation Security backs CISF, orders abolition of baggage tags
The CISF Director General O P Singh had announced the abolitio...
Airfares may rise as Centre mulls fee hike to pay security
A government functionary told TOI that since the cost of providing security to air...
6 more airports to go handbag tags free; trial begins
Beginning April 1, the CISF has already done away with the system at seven such air facilities in Delhi, Mumbai, Cochin, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Ahmedabad.
Govt mulling enhanced security for airports, fears potential terror attacks
After terror attacks on European airports, India is putting in place a comprehensive defense mechanism to shield its airports against potential terror attacks.
Baba Ramdev to hold yoga with 3,000 BSF troops in Jodhpur on June 21
Yoga exponent Ramdev will hold a mass session with over 3,000 BSF jawans and officers to mark the International Yoga Day (IYD) on June 21 in Jodhpur.
GMR yet to pay Rs 618 cr to CISF for guarding IGI airport
A response from the GMR group is awaited but sources said that the airport operator is working out on a mutually acceptable settlement.
CISF working on 'white paper' to standardise security gadgetry and infrastructure at India's airports
The CISF is drafting a concept paper that will detail the role of different agencies involved in civil aviation security, including guards, local police, intelligence agencies, immigration officials, the BCAS and the AAI.
Khaki cop out is not what's needed
There may be substance to the assertion by a senior police officer that "khaki has gained a certain status in our society: it inspires confidence among citizens.
With smart CCTVs & armoured vans, airports to beef up security
The blueprint also stipulates that the quick reaction teams of CISF should immediately be provided with armoured vehicles to effectively counter a terrorist attack.
Pro-CAA, 'shoot the traitors' slogans raised on Delhi Metro train
While some commuters joined the CAA supporters in their sloganeering, others were quick to get their cameras out to make videos. Many at the station were seemingly taken aback by the spontaneity and the unusual choice of the venue.
Tamil Nadu withdraws plea from Supreme Court for security at Mullaperiyar dam
Tamil Nadu government had in February last year moved the apex court seeking CISF security for the dam, which is currently handled by the Kerala government.
Delhi Metro: 400 cases of jaywalking on tracks, 88 suicide bids
The rail network in the national capital region, that carries an average of 26 lakh passengers per day, saw at least 88 suicide attempts during the period; 12 were successful.
CISF to do away with stamping of baggage tags at six airports on trial basis from Dec 15
If the experiment is successful, CISF go in for the second phase and do away with the system of stamping boarding pass as well