Tag: Central Reserve Police Force

CRPF lost 108 personnel to COVID-19, highest among central forces: Data

The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has lost 108 personnel to COVID-19, the highest among the central forces that function under the command of the...

Will return to India in a few days, says Serum Institute’s Adar Poonawalla

Serum Institute of India CEO Adar Poonawalla has said he will return to India from London in a few days. Poonawalla made the announcement soon...

Serum Institute CEO Adar Poonawalla: Will return to India in a few days | India News

MUMBAI: Serum Institute of India CEO Adar Poonawalla has said he will return to India from London in a few days. Poonawalla made the announcement...

CRPF man is our captive, appoint interlocutors: CPI (Maoists)

The outlawed CPI (Maoist) has claimed that CoBRA commando Rakeshwar Singh Manhas, who went missing after the April 3 ambush in Chhattisgarh’s Bastar region, is...

Chhattisgarh Naxal attack: Maoists were armed with light machine guns; looted weapons of security personnel

A group of an estimated 400 Maoists, armed with LMGs, had ambushed security forces deployed for a special operation, killing at least 22 personnel and...

Effective response to Pulwama attack showed India can take strong decisions for its troops: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday said by giving an “effective response” to the 2019 Pulwama attack, India set an example that it can...

Farmers’ chakka jam: All you need to know about nationwide road blockade on February 6 | India News

NEW DELHI: The farmer unions protesting against the Centre’s newly-enacted farm laws have called for a countrywide ‘chakka jam’ on February 6. They would block...

Maharashtra probing Arnab’s sensitive Balakot chat | India News

MUMBAI: Even as the NCP joined Congress on Monday to demand a Joint Parliamentary Committee to probe the purported WhatsApp chats between Republic TV’s Arnab...

Militancy remains a magnet for J&K Youth despite Covid pandemic

NEW DELHI: Jammu and Kashmir saw a sharp increase in local youths taking to militancy in 2020 despite Covid-19 restrictions and clampdown by security forces,...

Stepping off the poll wheel: Why simultaneous elections make sense

Recently, the Tamil Nadu government issued an order to deploy over 300,000 teachers in government and private schools for election duty for assembly polls in...

Vice President, PM Modi, Speaker Om Birla, ministers pay tributes to Parliament attack heroes

NEW DELHI: Vice President and Rajya Sabha Chairperson M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Speaker Om Birla, Union ministers and opposition leaders on Sunday...

Hizb’s new J&K chief killed in Srinagar shootout | India News

SRINAGAR: Security forces in J&K claimed “a huge success” on Sunday, shooting dead the proscribed Hizbul Mujahideen’s operational commander in the Valley, Saifullah Mir alias...

Pak minister’s admission revealed truth of Pulwama attack, silenced govt critics: Rajnath Singh | India News

BHAGALPUR: Defence minister Rajnath Singh Friday said that a Pakistani minister’s admission of his country’s involvement in the 2019 Pulwama attack has revealed the truth...

Hathras case: Fresh PIL in SC seeks case under SC/ST Act against cops, officials & probe by STF | India News

NEW DELHI: A fresh PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court in the Hathras incident, in which a Dalit girl was allegedly raped and...

After alumni found in various terror groups, Shopian school comes under radar | India News

SHOPIAN: A religious school in Shopian district of South Kashmir has come under the scanner of investigating agencies after 13 of its students were found...

Top Lashkar, Jaish commanders among 4 ultras killed in twin J&K encounter | India News

SRINAGAR: A top commander each of Lashkar-e-Taiba and Jaish-e-Mohammad were among four terrorists slain in two encounters in south Kashmir’s Pulwama and Kulgam districts on...

CRPF duo injured in Anantnag grenade attack | India News

SRINAGAR: Two CRPF troopers were injured in a grenade attack by terrorists in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Wednesday evening. In north Kashmir’s Kupwara district,...

Kangana Ranaut gets Y+ category: All you want to know about X, Y and Z security category | India News

NEW DELHI: Kangana Ranaut has been given Y-plus category security and will be protected by about 10 armed commandos, the Union Home Ministry announced on...

Blast warning and cash trail nail Jaish’s Pulwama role | India News

NEW DELHI: In what conclusively establishes the Jaish-e-Mohammadleadership’s direct involvement in the Pulwama attack, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has found a clip of RoufAsgar,...

Gehlot holds protest at Raj Bhavan; what about law & order, asks governor | India News

JAIPUR: Rajasthan witnessed high political drama on Friday when CM Ashok Gehlot reached governor Kalraj Mishra’s official residence with more than 100 legislators, including independents....

Most-wanted Pakistan bomber among 3 terrorists killed in J&K | India News

SRINAGAR: A Pakistani bomb-maker counted among Kashmir’s 12 most-wanted terrorists was shot dead along with two other Jaish-e-Mohammad operatives in an encounter early Friday with...

India at good position in Covid-19 battle: Amit Shah

GURGAON: India is at a “good position” in the battle against the coronavirus pandemic and the country will fight the disease with determination and enthusiasm,...

Civilian, CRPF man killed in J&K terror attack from inside mosque | India News

SRINAGAR: Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists hiding in a mosque ambushed a CRPF patrol at Model Town in north Kashmir’s Sopore on Wednesday, killing a head constable and...

Hurriyat failed miserably in its mission, Geelani said in letter: J&K DGP | India News

SRINAGAR: Director general of J&K Police, Dilbagh Singh on Tuesday said former Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani had admitted in a letter sent...

The other menace: How the covid lockdown aided counter-insurgency operations

In March 22, as Indians stood on their doorsteps and balconies to bang thalis to express their gratitude to the nation’s coronavirus warriors, bodies of...