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Watch: ITBP organises first ice climbing event in Ladakh, Governor Radha Krishna praises effort
India

Watch: ITBP organises first ice climbing event in Ladakh, Governor Radha Krishna praises effort

The Ice Wall Climbing ceremony was organised by ITBP officials in collaboration with Ladakh Mountaineering Guides Association in Leh

Watch: ITBP Commandant completes 65 push-ups at 17,500 feet at -30 degree Celsius in Ladakh
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Watch: ITBP Commandant completes 65 push-ups at 17,500 feet at -30 degree Celsius in Ladakh

Social media users have lauded the ITBP official, saying that age is no bar for practice and hard work

Watch: ITBP himveers walk through knee-deep snow at 15,000 feet in Uttarakhand
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Watch: ITBP himveers walk through knee-deep snow at 15,000 feet in Uttarakhand

The ITBP often shares videos on its social media handles to give a glimpse into their every day lives while they carry on with their duties in inclement weather conditions

COVID-19 threat: Deployed at major airports, CISF worst-hit with 35% of active cases among paramilitary forces
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COVID-19 threat: Deployed at major airports, CISF worst-hit with 35% of active cases among paramilitary forces

As per the latest data, the CISF had 1,307 active cases till 10 Jan, while the total number of active cases among all paramilitary forces stood at 3,644. Officials said most infected jawans were deployed at airports in Delhi and Mumbai.

CAPF 2021 written exam: UPSC releases results; check scores at upsc.gov.in
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CAPF 2021 written exam: UPSC releases results; check scores at upsc.gov.in

A total of 1,103 applicants have cleared the CAPF 2021 written exam, which was conducted on 8 August

ITBP inspector salutes daughter at Passing Out Parade in Mussoorie; see heartwarming pictures here
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ITBP inspector salutes daughter at Passing Out Parade in Mussoorie; see heartwarming pictures here

While speaking to ANI, Diksha mentioned her father who has always been supportive of her. She also stated that her father is her role model and has always motivated her to the extreme

West Bengal polls: 12 CAPF companies reach state, 30 more to arrive on Sunday
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West Bengal polls: 12 CAPF companies reach state, 30 more to arrive on Sunday

The Election Commission of India has decided to deploy 125 companies of Central Armed Police Forces in the state by 25 February for the upcoming Assembly election

Centre asks Bengal to relieve three IPS officers immediately; Mamata calls order 'blatant misuse of power'
Politics

Centre asks Bengal to relieve three IPS officers immediately; Mamata calls order 'blatant misuse of power'

The three IPS officers were directed to join the central deputation for alleged dereliction of duties after JP Nadda's convoy was attacked on 10 December during his state visit

'Fit India' campaign integral part of over 2 lakh schools, says Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju
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'Fit India' campaign integral part of over 2 lakh schools, says Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju

Rijiju praised the ITBP for taking a lead role in this campaign and urged more central police and defence forces to conduct and participate in such events.

ITBP takes over 10,000-bed COVID-19 care centre in Delhi's Chattarpur; over 1,000 doctors to be deployed
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ITBP takes over 10,000-bed COVID-19 care centre in Delhi's Chattarpur; over 1,000 doctors to be deployed

A team of officials from the border guarding force visited the Radha Soami Beas facility and held discussions with the Delhi government and other stakeholders who will be partners in running the center.

Indo Tibetan Border Police honours 60 staffers who served at Delhi quarantine facility for coronavirus
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Indo Tibetan Border Police honours 60 staffers who served at Delhi quarantine facility for coronavirus

The Indo Tibetan Border Police, on Thursday honoured its doctors, paramedics, cooks and sanitation officials who served in a special quarantine centre set up here housing 406 people suspected to have been exposed to coronavirus

Narayanpur fratricide case at ITBP camp in Chhattisgarh's Maoist-affected area shows deep-rooted frustration among jawans in paramilitary forces
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Narayanpur fratricide case at ITBP camp in Chhattisgarh's Maoist-affected area shows deep-rooted frustration among jawans in paramilitary forces

Narayanpur district in Chhattisgarh that is close to Maharashtra border, is a hotbed of Left Wing Extremism

Helicopter services in Uttarakhand's flood-hit Arakot suspended following two crashes in four days, may impact relief work
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Helicopter services in Uttarakhand's flood-hit Arakot suspended following two crashes in four days, may impact relief work

District administration on Saturday announced that helicopter services were temporarily suspended in Arakot region after two helicopters crashed in the area.

Two months after Nanda Devi avalanche, bodies of 7 mountaineers brought to Uttarakhand's Munsyari by ITBP in IAF choppers
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Two months after Nanda Devi avalanche, bodies of 7 mountaineers brought to Uttarakhand's Munsyari by ITBP in IAF choppers

The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) on Wednesday brought down the bodies of seven climbers who were hit by an avalanche in May, from Nanda Devi to Munsyari.

Seven climbers who died on Nanda Devi peak were roped together when avalanche struck, says official
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Seven climbers who died on Nanda Devi peak were roped together when avalanche struck, says official

The eight climbers were part of a 12-member expedition to the Nanda Devi peak, but four Britons were rescued after breaking away.

ITBP DG visits Lipulekh pass ahead of Kailash Mansarovar pilgrimage, requests visitors to keep mountains clean
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ITBP DG visits Lipulekh pass ahead of Kailash Mansarovar pilgrimage, requests visitors to keep mountains clean

Director General of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), SS Deswal visited Lipulekh pass to review the arrangements and the conditions for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra. Deswal was accompanied by other officials also and they cleaned the area by collecting garbage and took it to the base for its disposal. According to the schedule this year, 18 batches will trek across the Lipulekh pass in Uttarakhand.

Nearly 300 yaks died of starvation since Dec 2018 due to heavy snowfall in North Sikkim district, says official
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Nearly 300 yaks died of starvation since Dec 2018 due to heavy snowfall in North Sikkim district, says official

The North Sikkim district magistrate Raj Yadav confirmed the death of around 300 yaks due to starvation during heavy snowfall in Mukuthang and Yumthang regions since December 2018

Himachal Pradesh avalanche: Bodies of two more soldiers recovered, scheduled to be sent to respective hometowns
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Himachal Pradesh avalanche: Bodies of two more soldiers recovered, scheduled to be sent to respective hometowns

Naik Videsh Chand, Rifleman Arjun Kumar and four other jawans of the Jammu and Kashmir Rifles were buried under the avalanche at Shipki La near the Sino-India border on 20 February.

Himachal Pradesh avalanche: Three days after disaster, five army jawans still untraceable; search operations continue
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Himachal Pradesh avalanche: Three days after disaster, five army jawans still untraceable; search operations continue

Six jawans of the Army's 7 JAK Rifles — four from Himachal Pradesh, one each from Uttarakhand and Jammu and Kashmir — were buried under the avalanche that occurred near the Shipki La border outpost in Himachal Pradesh's tribal Kinnaur district around 11 am on Wednesday.

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.