Army, BSF troops put on highest degree of alertness; schools in 5-km radius of LoC in Rajouri, Poonch temporarily closed
The news comes amid air space violations and the night-long heavy firing and shelling by Pakistani troops on forward and civilians areas across the LoC.
Five Maoists killed in encounter with security forces in Odisha's Malkangiri district; multiple weapons recovered
A combing operation by a joint team of Odisha Police and the Special Operation Group (SOG) personnel led to the encounter in which the five Maoists, including a woman was killed, Additional Director General (Operation) RP Koche said.
The BSF has ramped up vigil there to check the influx of the Rohingya
Thousands of college students on Monday took to the streets of Kashmir to protest the security forces' 'excesses'. On Saturday, as many as 50 students were injured in clashes with local police and paramilitary forces; some were hit by pellets.
Tej Bahadur Yadav from 29th Battalion of the BSF has accused unnamed officials of illegally selling off the food supplies meant for the troopers.
Authorities imposed heavy deployment of security forces here and other parts of Kashmir Valley on Wednesday as it remains shut for the 68th consecutive day.
What has worried the security establishment is the fact that fatal injuries and casualties have occurred to the troops.
The National Investigation Agency on Sunday termed the killing of inspector Tanzil Ahmad in Uttar Pradesh's Bijnor district as a "planned attack
Pakistan Rangers overnight resorted to unprovoked targeting of the Border Security Force (BSF) posts on the international border in Jammu and Kashmir.
Tracking the latest updates from along the Line of Control and International Border where tensions between India and Pakistan have reached unprecedented levels.
The Union Home Ministry has proposed raising of two battalions of Border Security Force (BSF) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) comprising surrendered militants of Assam and Manipur, an official statement said on Monday.
Security forces foiled an infiltration bid from across the international border in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Pakistani troops fired heavily on two posts of Border Security Forces at 8.30 am, near the Alfa post in Jammu.
Following the deaths of four protesters in Jammu's Rambam districts, BSF IG Rajiv Krishnan denied desecrating the Quran and held 'anti-national' elements responsible for inciting people,which led to violent protests.