Bangladesh Border News
Shah, considered the party's principal strategist, will be visiting the Seemanchal region, which is close to the Bangladesh border and has a heavy concentration of Muslim population, on 23-24 September.
Chinese man apprehended at India-Bangladesh border smuggled 1,300 Indian SIM cards to his country, says BSF
In a statement, the BSF said that Han Junwe had smuggled SIM cards to China 'to hack accounts and carry out financial frauds'
The incident occurred near the BSF's Bansghata post in the North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal during the intervening night of 3 to 4 July.
Mamata Banerjee agrees to Rajnath Singh's request to acquire 300 acres for fencing along Bangladesh border
The move came after the Rajnath Singh wrote to Mamata Banerjee, whose government had been dithering for months over acquiring the land, leading to a delay in construction of a fence along the international border
The BSF recently seized a large consignment of Yaba tablets on the Bangladesh border. Usage of the drug is seeing a worrying rise.
Last week two Rohingya including a child had their legs blown off and another person was injured after they stepped onto suspected mines near the Myanmar border
Tripura's state government will not implement the new cattle trade and slaughter rules as it is against the interests of the people, a state minister said.
In a swipe at Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee, BJP chief Amit Shah on Wednesday said she was suffering from "BJP phobia".
In 2010, Jammu and Kashmir government launched a rehabilitation policy for former Kashmiri militants, who had crossed over to Pakistan but did not return, and had shunned violence.
The governors of Assam and Tripura have told the BSF to tighten their vigil on the border with Bangladesh following the terror attack on Dhaka.
Once forced to drink arsenic-contaminated ground water, residents of a remote hamlet in West Bengal near Indo-Bangla border are now purifying water from ponds and selling packaged safe drinking water.