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West Bengal  /  Published 02.08.20

Lockdown creates new mules for smugglers

The Border Security Force (BSF), in both the south and north Bengal frontiers, have arrested hundreds of “fresh entrants” in smuggling amid the pandemic-induced job loss and slowdown in tr...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 01.08.20

Oximeters worth Rs 18 lakh seized

Coronavirus outbreak has created a demand for pulse oximeters in the market and smugglers have found in it an opportunity to bring in Chinese-made devices into the country through the India-Bangladesh...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.07.20

BSF jawan dies in Bokaro hospital

A 48-year-old BSF jawan, suffering from various ailments for which he was admitted to hospital five days ago, died on Sunday with the family alleging negligence on the part of Bokaro General Hospital....
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

India  /  Published 21.07.20

Soldier held in arms and drug smuggling case

A soldier and three others were arrested in cross-border smuggling of arms and drugs in which a Border Security Force constable and his accomplices were held last week, Punjab police said on Monday. ...
By PTI in Chandigarh

West Bengal  /  Published 09.07.20

BSF links 'harmful beef' to cattle torture

The Border Security Force (BSF) for the first time tried to thwart the smuggling of cattle across Bangladesh by pointing out to consumers how the stressed and torturous journey of cattle heads to the ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 03.07.20

Villagers & BSF clash, minister cries foul

A policeman and a civic volunteer were seriously injured when they were hit by angry villagers with sticks and bricks after Border Security Force personnel accused them of cattle smuggling at the Tufa...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

North East  /  Published 26.05.20

BSF alleges rise in trans-border violations

The BSF has claimed that attempts of trans-border violation by Bangladeshi goons have increased due to the lockdown following the Covid-19 pandemic.The troops, guarding the 443.8km border in the Megha...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

India  /  Published 07.05.20

Coronavirus worry for BSF

Eighty-five troopers of the Border Security Force (BSF) were found to be infected with the novel coronavirus on Wednesday, taking the total number of infected persons in the central paramilitary force...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in Calcutta

India  /  Published 02.05.20

Mentally ill man ‘pushed’ into India

Tension gripped Dashamighat and its adjacent villages in Sabroom subdivision of Tripura’s South district after a mentally ill person was allegedly pushed into Indian territory from across the border...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

India  /  Published 29.08.19

Kutch beef-up after coastal sneak-in alert

Intelligence agencies have issued an alert on a possible infiltration attempt by Pakistani terrorists into Indian waters through the Kutch area of Gujarat to incite communal disturbance or carry out a...
By Our Special Correspondent and PTI in New Delhi


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