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India  /  Published 12.11.21

BSF order an insult: Punjab

The Punjab Assembly on Thursday adopted a resolution against the Centre’s notification that extended the jurisdiction of the Border Security Force (BSF), calling it an “insult” to th...
By PTI in Chandigarh

West Bengal  /  Published 11.11.21

Boy who accidentally entered India handed over to BGB guards

A Bangladeshi minor boy who had inadvertently entered the Indian territory while fishing was intercepted by the Border Security Force (BSF) on Wednesday and was later handed over to the authorities of...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

States  /  Published 08.11.21

Army controls blaze in Sikkim

Indian Army personnel posted at the India-China border in East Sikkim controlled a fire that broke out at a local market located close to Changu Lake, a favourite hotspot for tourists. According to a...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

India  /  Published 07.11.21

Hooch kills BSF & army soldiers

At least four persons, including a Border Security Force sub-inspector and an army jawan, died after consuming hooch in Bihar’s Samastipur district on Saturday, after 33 deaths due to consumptio...
By Dev Raj in Patna

West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.21

Bangla unrest hits exports

The export of goods to Bangladesh via the Mahadipur land port in Malda district has been hit during the past few days as many truck drivers and cleaners are reluctant to cross the international border...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda


Opinion  /  Published 27.10.21

Letters to the Editor: Mamata asks Modi to withdraw extended BSF jurisdiction

Bold move Sir — The West Bengal chief minister, Mamata Banerjee, has rightly asked the prime minister, Narendra Modi, to withdraw the home ministry’s decision to increase the jurisdiction...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 26.10.21

Mamata wary of BSF 'torture'

  Continuing her tirade against the Union government over its decision to extend BSF's jurisdiction, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday alleged that the move was meant to ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 26.10.21

Boost morale, not miles: BSF jurisdiction

There are rumblings in West Bengal and Punjab over the jurisdiction of the world’s largest border guarding force, the BSF, raised in 1965 to protect the Indo-Pakistan and Indo-Bangladesh frontie...
By Sudipta Bhattacharjee

India  /  Published 25.10.21

Firing resumes in J&K forest

Heavy firing was reported from a forest area as a massive search operation to track down hiding terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's twin border districts of Poonch and Rajouri entered the 15th day o...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Jammu

West Bengal  /  Published 25.10.21

Didi fires BSF land-grab gun, asks PM to pull back jurisdiction

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to immediately withdraw a Union home ministry notification that extends the jurisdiction of the Border Security Force (BSF) ...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri


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