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Six Naga militants killed, one soldier injured in clash near Myanmar border in Arunachal Pradesh
India

Six Naga militants killed, one soldier injured in clash near Myanmar border in Arunachal Pradesh

One soldier is injured but stable. Security forces recovered six assault rifles, 500 bullets and two homemade bombs from the rebels.

Ahead of Ayodhya verdict, Centre tells state govts to remain alert, deploys 4,000 personnel to UP; RPF ups vigil at likely 'flashpoints'
India

Ahead of Ayodhya verdict, Centre tells state govts to remain alert, deploys 4,000 personnel to UP; RPF ups vigil at likely 'flashpoints'

Ahead of the Supreme Court verdict on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case, the Ministry of Home Affairs has asked states to remain alert and ensure security in sensitive areas

Supriya Sule introduces bill in Lok Sabha proposing Rs 2 crore ex-gratia, job quota, annual vacation for kin of martyrs from armed forces
India

Supriya Sule introduces bill in Lok Sabha proposing Rs 2 crore ex-gratia, job quota, annual vacation for kin of martyrs from armed forces

A private member bill seeking to provide one-time lump sum honorarium of Rs 2 crore, free railway passes and reservation up to 5 per cent in private and public jobs for dependents of martyrs of armed forces, was introduced in Lok Sabha

Retirement, pension procedures for hundreds of CAPF personnel remain halted amid government's indecision on superannuation age
India

Retirement, pension procedures for hundreds of CAPF personnel remain halted amid government's indecision on superannuation age

Hundreds of retirements and subsequent pension procedures for personnel of various Central Armed Police Forces have been stuck since May 31 as the Ministry of Home Affairs is yet to take a final decision over fixing a benchmark superannuation age in these uniformed services

Police Commemoration Day 2018: Narendra Modi inaugurates National Police Memorial, pays tribute to jawans
India

Police Commemoration Day 2018: Narendra Modi inaugurates National Police Memorial, pays tribute to jawans

On Police Commemoration Day 2018, Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the National Police Memorial (NPM) in New Delhi to the nation in recognition of the sacrifices made by police personnel since India's independence

Shillong unrest: Clashes halt, 15 paramilitary units deployed in city, 12-hour curfew imposed
India

Shillong unrest: Clashes halt, 15 paramilitary units deployed in city, 12-hour curfew imposed

Violence in Shillong has halted after continuous clashes. Curfew has still been imposed and 15 companies of paramilitary forces have been deployed in the city.

Jammu and Kashmir: 19 CRPF personnel injured after vehicle meets with accident; one in critical condition
India

Jammu and Kashmir: 19 CRPF personnel injured after vehicle meets with accident; one in critical condition

19 CRPF personnel were injured early this morning when their vehicle met with an accident, police said.

Rajnath Singh asserts Naxalism on its last leg in India, says Maoists resorting to cowardly ambushes
India

Rajnath Singh asserts Naxalism on its last leg in India, says Maoists resorting to cowardly ambushes

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the "serious" challenge of Naxalism in the country has entered its "last leg" and Maoists are now resorting to coward ambushes against security forces as they are unable to undertake a direct fight

Jammu and Kashmir's worsening security scenario: 2017 saw 358 terror-related deaths, toll rose 98% in four years
India

Jammu and Kashmir's worsening security scenario: 2017 saw 358 terror-related deaths, toll rose 98% in four years

The year 2017 saw 358 terrorist-related deaths in Jammu and Kashmir–98 percent more than in 2013 when 181 deaths were recorded– according to an IndiaSpend analysis of data from the South Asian Terrorism Portal, run by the Institute for Conflict Management, a Delhi-based non-profit.

CRPF foils terror attack on Srinagar camp; one paramilitary jawan killed
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CRPF foils terror attack on Srinagar camp; one paramilitary jawan killed

A gunfight broke out between security forces and militants after their attempt to strike a CRPF camp in Srinagar was foiled, killing a paramilitary jawan

CPM accuses BJP of using 'dirty tricks' to destabilise Tripura govt ahead of assembly polls
Politics

CPM accuses BJP of using 'dirty tricks' to destabilise Tripura govt ahead of assembly polls

The charge by CPM comes a day after the saffron party urged EC to appoint the micro-observers in poll-bound Tripura from outside the state and deploy a maximum number of paramilitary forces, alleging that an atmosphere of fear was prevailing in the northeastern state

Jat agitation: Haryana on alert tomorrow ahead of rallies by BJP MP, All India Jat Arakshan Sangharsh Samiti
India

Jat agitation: Haryana on alert tomorrow ahead of rallies by BJP MP, All India Jat Arakshan Sangharsh Samiti

Haryana has been put on alert and the state government has sought 25 companies of paramilitary forces in view of the proposed rallies of a Jat body and a BJP MP on Sunday

Pakistan police fire tear gas at hardline Islamists blockading Islamabad; TV channels ordered to go off air during crackdown
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Pakistan police fire tear gas at hardline Islamists blockading Islamabad; TV channels ordered to go off air during crackdown

Pakistani authorities ordered private television channels to go off air on Saturday during a police and paramilitary crackdown on Islamist protesters in the capital.

Gorkhaland unrest: Home ministry orders withdrawal of 1,000 paramilitary personnel from Darjeeling
India

Gorkhaland unrest: Home ministry orders withdrawal of 1,000 paramilitary personnel from Darjeeling

The home ministry has ordered withdrawal of as many as 1,000 paramilitary personnel, including 300 women, deployed in Darjeeling to maintain law and order during the agitation for a separate Gorkhaland state

West Bengal communal violence: Congress delegation denied entry into riot-hit Baduria
India

West Bengal communal violence: Congress delegation denied entry into riot-hit Baduria

A Congress delegation led by state party chief Adhir Chowdhury was stopped by police on their way to riot-hit Baduria in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district

West Bengal communal violence: State govt returns additional BSF troops deployed in riot-hit areas
India

West Bengal communal violence: State govt returns additional BSF troops deployed in riot-hit areas

West Bengal government has returned an additional 400 paramilitary BSF troops sent for deployment in the riot-hit areas of North 24-Parganas district, Union home ministry sources said

Chief of Indo-Tibetan Border Police: RK Pachnanda takes over from Krishna Chaudhary
India

Chief of Indo-Tibetan Border Police: RK Pachnanda takes over from Krishna Chaudhary

Pachnanda comes to ITBP with the rare distinction of serving in all the major central paramilitary forces and organisations including CRPF, CISF, BSF, SPG, CBI and NDRF

Rajnath Singh launches new twitter handle to facilitate donations to soldiers killed in battles
India

Rajnath Singh launches new twitter handle to facilitate donations to soldiers killed in battles

The home ministry has launched a Twitter handle for a fund which helps families of paramilitary personnel killed while fighting extremists.

Narendra Modi govt's intent clear on security issues, says Union minister Jitendra Singh
India

Narendra Modi govt's intent clear on security issues, says Union minister Jitendra Singh

There can be no compromise on matters related to the security of the country and the appropriate is being done across the border as well as within, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said on Sunday.

Parliamentary panel says paramilitary jawans get less sleep due to flawed duty systems
India

Parliamentary panel says paramilitary jawans get less sleep due to flawed duty systems

The committee also recommended that the ministry should assess the amount of additional manpower required to adopt this system and should have a sufficient number of reserve battalions.