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West Bengal  /  Published 11.01.21

BSF rolls out friendship rally in Mujib’s memory

BSF on Sunday morning kicked off a 4,097km, 66-day bicycle rally with 13 jawans as a mark of respect to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman for his birth anniversary on March 17, and for “better r...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Basirhat

West Bengal  /  Published 09.01.21

BSF jawan accused of slapping women

A jawan of the Border Security Force (BSF) guarding the India-Bangladesh border at Karandighi block in North Dinajpur was accused of slapping two women of a village near the border on Thursday afterno...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 21.12.20

Strike to hit Petrapole operations

Export and import operations with Bangladesh are likely to take a hit at the Petrapole land port starting Monday following an announcement of strikes by three truck drivers’ unions to protest ag...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Petrapole

North East  /  Published 09.12.20

Workers seized, taken to Bangla

Three workers engaged in construction of the border fence in Dhalai district of Tripura were allegedly kidnapped by suspected National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT) militants and taken to neighbo...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 02.12.20

Amit Shah skips BSF Raising Day

Union home minister Amit Shah skipped the BSF Raising Day parade where he was to be the chief guest on Tuesday morning, pulling out at the last minute due to some “urgent engagement”. Sou...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


West Bengal  /  Published 30.11.20

BSF jawan dead in South Dinajpur

A young BSF jawan posted on the India-Bangladesh border in South Dinajpur district died on Saturday night after he fell ill soon after his duty hours. Binod Kumar, 28, the jawan of the 26th Battalion...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.11.20

Jayant Sinha helps clean lake

Praising the efforts of the BSF and calling its jawans and officials sanitation warriors, Sinha urged everyone to take part in such drives in order to keep their areas clean. He also hoped that the fo...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

West Bengal  /  Published 18.11.20

CBI arrests BSF officer for alleged cattle-smuggling

The CBI on Tuesday arrested Satish Kumar, a serving commandant of the BSF in Chhatisgarh, for his alleged involvement in the cattle-smuggling trade in Murshidabad during his posting at the bordering d...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

India  /  Published 09.11.20

4 soldiers killed in gunfight on LoC

Three armymen, including an officer, and a BSF constable, were killed in an overnight gunfight with a freshly infiltrated group of militants in the Machil sector of Kupwara near the Line of Control on...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar

West Bengal  /  Published 08.11.20

13 Bangladeshi intruders held

The Border Security Force (BSF) detained around 13 Bangladeshi nationals while they were trying to sneak into the Indian territory at three different locations in North 24- Parganas district on Saturd...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Swarupnagar


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