Central Industrial Security Force
India  /  Published 09.08.20

DMK MP Kanimozhi question on Hindi

DMK MP Kanimozhi on Sunday said a CISF official had asked her if “she was an Indian” as she could not speak Hindi. “Today at the airport a CISF officer asked me if ‘I am an In...
By PTI in Chennai, New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.07.20

Paramilitary: plan for transgender

The Centre is considering recruiting transgender persons in the central paramilitary forces and has sought suggestions from the forces’ top brass. The Union home ministry, in a letter dated Jul...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.01.20

‘Live’ bomb found at Mangalore airport

A “live” bomb was found in an unclaimed bag near a ticket counter at the departure gate of Mangalore airport on Monday. The bomb was defused at a nearby ground, police said. “According to prelim...
By PTI in Mangalore

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.05.20

Covid scare stalks CISF in Bokaro

Four CISF jawans, who returned to Bokaro from Odisha on May 13 after a training stint, have tested positive for Covid-19, leaving the coveted national security organisation in tizzy.The concern is whe...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

Business  /  Published 08.06.19

Security fee up at airports

Air travellers will have to shell out more from next month for security at the airports as the government has increased the aviation security fee (ASF) to Rs 150 from Rs 130 per Indian passenger from ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 06.03.20

Women’s Day

Dr B. Borooah Cancer Institute (BBCI) is celebrating International Women’s Day with month-long activities to boost women’s health. The institute has taken up cancer awareness generation and early...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.05.20

Four CISF jawans released from Bokaro hospital

Five persons, including four CISF personnel, were discharged on Wednesday from the Covid-19 ward of Bokaro General Hospital after testing negative for the infection. Civil surgeon Ashok Kumar Pathak a...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

West Bengal  /  Published 12.12.19

Chinese blogger not guilty in drone case

Li Zhi-Wei, the Chinese travel blogger who was stuck in Calcutta for nine months for flying a drone over Victoria Memorial, may now hope to return home.The court of metropolitan magistrate of Calcutt...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.12.19

Fliers stranded by protests

Hundreds of passengers, including many Calcuttans and those bound for the city, are stranded at the Dibrugarh airport in Assam because of the ongoing protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill....
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 21.05.20

Lockdown: CISF conducts flag march in Mumbai

Personnel of the Central Industrial Security Force conducted a flag march in an area of south Mumbai on Wednesday night to enforce strict implementation of the coronavirus-induced lockdown.Five compan...
By PTI in Mumbai


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