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India  /  Published 30.04.20

CRPF seals battalion

The Central Reserve Police Force sealed one of its battalions and tested all 400 personnel of the unit on Thursday after a sub-inspector, who had been detected positive for Covid-19, died a couple of ...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.07.19

Gender-specific body armour for women

Women troops of central paramilitary forces will soon be able to slip into gender-specific full-body armour to protect themselves from missiles hurled by crowds.The gender-specific gear is designed by...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.04.19

CRPF Jawan, 3 rebels killed in gun fight

A CRPF jawan, Biswajit Chowhan, was killed along with three rebels in a fierce gun battle between the security forces and an armed squad of the CPI(Maoist) in a forest area at Guniyathar village under...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.02.20

Tributes pour in for jawans

A number of events were held across Jharkhand on Friday to remember the 44 jawans who were killed in the militant attack on a CRPF convoy in Pulwama in Kashmir on this day last year.Vijay Soreng, head...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 21.03.19

The case for a leaner army

The robust military response to the Pulwama suicide attack in February by an air strike in Pakistani territory has assuaged public anger for the time being. However, there is an uneasy stand-off that ...
By Ravi Palsokar in

India  /  Published 16.03.19

Poll menufesto: a food chart for forces

At a CRPF camp in poll-bound Chhattisgarh, Assistant Commandant Atma Singh had treated polling officer Newton to a breakfast of boiled eggs, bread and condescending culinary intelligence: “Jungli a...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.03.19

Jammu bus terminus blast kills teen

A 17-year-old boy from Uttarakhand was killed in a grenade explosion at a crowded bus terminus in Jammu city on Thursday, with police claiming to have cracked the case within hours by arresting a sout...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 02.03.19

Rebel operation on, say police

Two militants who had been presumed dead but inflicted casualties on the forces on Friday in a village in Kupwara, Kashmir, continued to engage the security personnel overnight and through Saturday.â€...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar

North East  /  Published 26.02.19

Sons defend country, parents ‘foreigner’

The Association of Protection for Indian Citizenship Rights, a lower-Assam based group, will take the legal route to help six families from Saru Harid in Barpeta district, who are labelled “foreigne...
By Gaurav Das in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 26.02.19

Congratulations to Chris Gayle

Sir — The West Indies batsman, Chris Gayle, must be congratulated for breaking the long-standing record of the Pakistani cricketer, Shahid Afridi, of the highest number of sixes in international cri...
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