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Sep 06, 2018
Rajnath Singh announces 'Bharat Ke Veer' trust formed to assist martyred CAPF troopers' familiesRajnath 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.
Jul 30, 2018
Final draft of Assam NRC to be released today: 1.5 cr people await citizenship status amid heavy security and political assurancesThe release of the second and final draft of Assam's National Register of Citizens (NRC) will be released on Monday. Authorities are expected to release it at a press event in NRC Guwahati office at 10 am.
Jul 17, 2018
Narendra Modi govt should revamp education system to instil discipline and nationalism in youth, not focus on military trainingAccording 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
Apr 01, 2018
One year after jawan's viral video on poor quality food for armed forces, BSF commissions test by DRDOFaced with questions over the quality of food, the BSF has commissioned an assessment by the DRDO to analyse the quality and quantity of meals being served to jawans and officers of the paramilitary force
Mar 20, 2018
Central Armed Police Forces facing shortage of mine-protected vehicles, says MHAThe Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) are facing a shortage of mine-protected vehicles (MPVs), Minister of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir informed Parliament on Tuesday.
Feb 25, 2018
Centre yet to appoint a Director General of CISF since repatriation of OP Singh on 22 JanuaryThe country's front line security force against terror threats at civilian airports and strategic nuclear and aerospace installations, the CISF, is working without a regular chief for over a month as the Centre is yet to appoint a Director General (DG).
Feb 21, 2018
SC allows Centre to withdraw Central Armed Police Forces from Darjeeling after 8 MarchThe Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed the Centre to withdraw the remaining four companies of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) from West Bengal's troubled Darjeeling area after 8 March, amid the state government's demand that they be kept for four more weeks.
Dec 24, 2017
RK Nagar bypoll: Counting begins amid tight security as TTV Dhinakaran competes with AIADMK's E MadhusudhananCounting of votes for the RK Nagar bypoll, the outcome of which can have a bearing on political equations in Tamil Nadu, has begun in Chennai on Sunday.
Dec 21, 2017
RK Nagar bypoll sees 77 percent voter turnout; TTV Dhinakaran says 2G spectrum scam verdict won't impact resultsVoting for the high stakes bypoll in RK Nagar Assembly constituency, which fell vacant after the death of late AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa, saw 77 percent turnout till 5 pm.
Oct 18, 2017
Central forces can't substitute state police, MHA tells states amid tussle with West Bengal govtAmid 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.