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16 June, 2018 5:06 PM ‘BSF, Pak. Rangers did not exchange sweets’

There was no exchange of sweets between the Border Security Force (BSF) and the Pakistan Rangers at Attari-Wagah border on the occasion of Id on Saturday, an official said. This comes in the wake of heightened tension between the two countries, especially after the repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistani forces in Jammu and Kashmir. In a departure 36

16 June, 2018 3:35 PM In Daring Op, Navy Stops Burning Ship From Drifting Towards Bangladesh

New Delhi: In a daring and complex operation, a Sea King 42C helicopter winched down a Marco officer on a merchant vessel on fire to arrest its drift towards the International Maritime Border Line with Bangladesh. MV SSL Kolkata was abandoned by its 22-member crew on June 14 off the Sagar Island at the mouth of the Ganges Delta after the fire engulfed 43

13 June, 2018 4:41 AM 4 BSF personnel killed in Pakistan Rangers firing in Samba

It was not immediately clear whether the BSF personnel were killed last night or in the early morning Four Border Security Forces (BSF) personnel were killed and three others injured in Pakistan's firing in Jammu's Ramgarh Sector on Tuesday night. A Jammu-based BSF spokesman said Pakistan Rangers manning the Post Asraf started "unprovoked firing on the border 38

12 June, 2018 6:24 PM We will negotiate only with Taliban: Afghan official

There are no good or bad terrorists and the international community should work together to remove terror infrastructure, said Dr. Arian Sharifi, Director of National Threat Assessment, National Security Council of Afghanistan. India too has been advocating a similar approach on terrorism while the international community tried to bring the “good Taliban 163

11 June, 2018 7:47 PM BSF mulling laser walls along Indo-Bangla border in Tripura

It would help in plugging gaps in ‘vulnerable’ areas: BSF The Border Security Force in Tripura is “contemplating” installation of laser walls at the unfenced riverine patches along India-Bangladesh border to check infiltration bids, official sources said. The security forces have so far been using sensor devices, floodlights and night-vision goggles 38

11 June, 2018 5:43 PM Democracy the antidote against IS: M.J. Akbar

Pan-Islamic tenets fail to appeal: Akbar India’s secular democracy has ensured that pan-Islamic ideologies, like those professed by terror groups like Al Qaeda and Islamic State, don’t attract minorities in the country, said Minister of State for external affairs M.J. Akbar. “Indian Muslims are the only Muslims in the world, who as such a large community 45

8 June, 2018 4:23 PM Nine New Battalions To Be Raised In Jammu And Kashmir Says Rajnath Singh

Two women battalions each will be deployed in Jammu and Kashmir divisions and five 'Indian reserve battalions' will be raised. Jammu: Nine new battalions will be raised to take stock on ground, in border areas of Jammu and Kashmir, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today. Out of these nine battalions, two will be dedicated to border areas and will be known 62

8 June, 2018 4:22 PM U.S. to intensify anti-IS operations during truce period with Taliban

Comes during a temporary, unconditional ceasefire between the Ghani regime and the militants. The U.S. intends to step up military operations against Islamic State (IS) in eastern Afghanistan during a temporary ceasefire between the Afghan government and the Taliban, senior U.S. officials said on Friday. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday announced 54

6 June, 2018 6:02 PM Drug seized from bus, one person arrested

695 painkiller tablets seized at excise checkpost A team of excise officials seized 695 painkiller tablets from a traveller at the excise checkpost in Tholpetty on the Kerala-Karnataka border on Wednesday morning . M. Sudeep, 32, of Manikoth at Puthiyara Kasaba in Kozhikode district was arrested while he was transporting Spasmo Proxyvon Plus and Pyeevon 48

1 June, 2018 8:13 PM Mundka-Bahadurgarh Metro Line To Start Operations Soon

New Delhi: The Commissioner of Metro Rail Safety has given its nod for start of passenger operations on the Green Line's Mundka-Bahadurgarh corridor, the Delhi Metro Rail Corp (DMRC) said on Friday. The 11.18-km-long section will be the extension of Mundka-Kirti Nagar/Inderlok Green Line which was started in two phases in 2010 and 2011. "The exact date of opening 46