Capf

Showing of 21 - 40 from 42 results
Capf - Total results - 42
UPSC CAPF 2019 notification released on upsc.gov.in for 323 posts; check eligibility, selection process here
India

UPSC CAPF 2019 notification released on upsc.gov.in for 323 posts; check eligibility, selection process here

The Union Public Service Commission is expected to release the UPSC CAPF 2019 notification on Wednesday, 24 April. The notification for the Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) examination 2019 will be available on the official UPSC website — upsc.gov.in. Candidates have a deadline of 20 May to apply.

What is Article 35A: SC to hear petitions challenging validity; what does statute say and why are there calls to abolish it
India

What is Article 35A: SC to hear petitions challenging validity; what does statute say and why are there calls to abolish it

The Supreme Court will begin to hear challenges to Article 35A of the Constitution on Tuesday. The apex court's decision to list the matter on Monday has heightened the already taut atmosphere across Jammu and Kashmir.

SC to hear petitions challenging validity of Article 35A starting today: Mood of dread in Jammu and Kashmir, say reports
India

SC to hear petitions challenging validity of Article 35A starting today: Mood of dread in Jammu and Kashmir, say reports

The Supreme Court has listed for hearing from 26 to 28 February petitions challenging the constitutional validity of Article 35A which grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir residents.

Tension grips Kashmir amid separatist call for shutdown; govt caps sale of petrol, asks health staff to stock meds
India

Tension grips Kashmir amid separatist call for shutdown; govt caps sale of petrol, asks health staff to stock meds

Tension prevailed in Kashmir after over 100 companies of Central Armed Police Forces were deployed in the region. The situation worsened after authorities limited the sale of petrol each day to 3 litres for consumers.

Centre deploys 100 additional companies of CAPF to Jammu and Kashmir ahead of Article 370 hearing in Supreme Court
India

Centre deploys 100 additional companies of CAPF to Jammu and Kashmir ahead of Article 370 hearing in Supreme Court

The Home Ministry on Friday issued a notification to urgently deploy additional Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) in Jammu and Kashmir, ahead of the crucial Article 370 hearing in the Supreme Court on Monday.

Delhi High Court upholds termination of 16 CISF personnel suffering from colour blindness
India

Delhi High Court upholds termination of 16 CISF personnel suffering from colour blindness

The Delhi High Court has upheld the termination of services of 16 Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel who were suffering from colour blindness or defective vision.

Rajnath Singh says left-wing extremism will be eliminated in three years, tells CRPF to be prompt but not 'reckless'
India

Rajnath Singh says left-wing extremism will be eliminated in three years, tells CRPF to be prompt but not 'reckless'

Rajnath Singh, speaking at the CRPF camp, said districts affected by Naxal violence in the country have come down to about 10-12 as compared to 126 some time back.

Rajnath Singh announces 'Bharat Ke Veer' trust formed to assist martyred CAPF troopers' families
India

Rajnath Singh announces 'Bharat Ke Veer' trust formed to assist martyred CAPF troopers' families

Rajnath Singh announced on Thursday that Bharat Ke Veer Trust, of which actor Akshay Kumar and former sports player Pullela Gopichand are trustees, has been formed to provide aid to the kin of martyred Central Armed Police Forces personnel.

NRC in Assam: Ahead of final draft release, police hopes to prevent build-up of fear-psychosis, keeps close watch on social media
India

NRC in Assam: Ahead of final draft release, police hopes to prevent build-up of fear-psychosis, keeps close watch on social media

The police's main intention is to prevent build-up of any sort of fear psychosis in the society after publication of the final draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) on 30 July

Narendra Modi govt should revamp education system to instil discipline and nationalism in youth, not focus on military training
India

Narendra Modi govt should revamp education system to instil discipline and nationalism in youth, not focus on military training

According to media reports, the Narendra Modi government is planning to train 10 lakh youth under the National Youth Empowerment Scheme (N-YES) to instil a sense of "discipline and nationalism" and making that an essential qualification for jobs in defence, paramilitary forces and police

SSC SI Delhi Police, CAPF examinations 2018 postponed, new dates to be announced soon on ssc.nic.in
India

SSC SI Delhi Police, CAPF examinations 2018 postponed, new dates to be announced soon on ssc.nic.in

The CAPF, CISF SSC and Sub-Inspector for Delhi Police examination 2018 which was scheduled to be conducted from 4 June to 10 June has been cancelled, according to a notification released by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) of Delhi Police.

Meghalaya, Tripura, Nagaland Assembly election result: Counting of votes begins at 8 am today amid high security
Politics

Meghalaya, Tripura, Nagaland Assembly election result: Counting of votes begins at 8 am today amid high security

The counting of votes for the Assembly elections in three Northeastern states — Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura — will be held on Saturday amid tight security.

Nagaland Assembly Election: 281 companies of Central Armed Police Force to be deployed to ensure fair, peaceful polls
Politics

Nagaland Assembly Election: 281 companies of Central Armed Police Force to be deployed to ensure fair, peaceful polls

Altogether 281 companies of central force will be deployed in Nagaland to ensure free and fair Assembly polls in the state on 27 February

Gorkhaland agitation: SC allows Centre to withdraw forces from Darjeeling for deployment in poll-bound Gujarat
India

Gorkhaland agitation: SC allows Centre to withdraw forces from Darjeeling for deployment in poll-bound Gujarat

SC permitted the Centre to withdraw four of the eight companies of CAPF from strife-torn Darjeeling and Kalimpong districts of West Bengal.

Central forces can't substitute state police, MHA tells states amid tussle with West Bengal govt
Politics

Central forces can't substitute state police, MHA tells states amid tussle with West Bengal govt

Amid a tussle with the West Bengal government over the deployment of forces in Darjeeling, the Union Home Ministry has told state governments that paramilitary forces cannot substitute state police and should be deployed only in emergencies.

Darjeeling unrest: West Bengal tells HC it needs more central forces to check Gorkhaland protests
India

Darjeeling unrest: West Bengal tells HC it needs more central forces to check Gorkhaland protests

The West Bengal government told the Calcutta High Court that it urgently needed additional Central Armed Police Force to tackle disturbances in Darjeeling

Home ministry says compensation for paramilitary personnel disabled in action rises to Rs 20 lakh
India

Home ministry says compensation for paramilitary personnel disabled in action rises to Rs 20 lakh

Ex-gratia compensation for paramilitary personnel, injured in action leading to 100 percent disability, has been increased from Rs 9 lakh to Rs 20 lakh.

Three years of Narendra Modi government: Kashmir issue legacy of previous Cong-led UPA govt, says Venkaiah Naidu
Politics

Three years of Narendra Modi government: Kashmir issue legacy of previous Cong-led UPA govt, says Venkaiah Naidu

Union minister Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday held the previous Congress-led UPA regime at the Centre responsible for the Kashmir issue, claiming that the party's wrong policies gave an advantage to terrorists and extremists.

Sukma attack: Are Maoists in Bastar raising a full-fledged 'red army'? Their 'looted' armoury says so
India

Sukma attack: Are Maoists in Bastar raising a full-fledged 'red army'? Their 'looted' armoury says so

A re-visit of the ambush and its aftermath on Monday indicates a strong possibility that the Maoists are strengthening their armed cadre and transforming themselves into an army.

7th Pay Commission: Central armed police forces get the lowest pay of all govt depts
Business

7th Pay Commission: Central armed police forces get the lowest pay of all govt depts

They take care of our security often in poor conditions; but they are also the least paid of all government departments. The department in question here is the home affairs, including the central armed police forces (CAPF).