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15 January, 2019 11:26 AM J&K: BSF officer dies in sniper attack from across border in Samba sector

The Border Security Force (BSF) officer, who was injured d in sniper attack from across border in Samba sector of Jammu and Kashmir, died on Tuesday. SRINAGAR: The Border Security Force (BSF) officer, who was injured d in sniper attack from across border in Samba sector of Jammu and Kashmir, died on Tuesday. Assistant Commandant Vinay Prasad took a hit in sniper 101

15 January, 2019 8:38 AM Watch Exclusive and Live Streaming of Kumbh Mela 2019 from Prayagraj on Zee News

PRAYAGRAJ: Thousands of devotees and sages took the holy dip - Shahi Snan (Royal Bath) -- on the first day of Kumbh Mela 2019. Devotees took a dip in River Ganga at the site of Triveni Sangam -- the confluence of the Ganga and Yamuna and Saraswati rivers -- on Tuesday morning, on the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti. More than 15 crore people are expected 66

23 December, 2018 2:34 PM BSF recovers 17 kg heroin, pistol in Punjab's Ferozepur sector

BSF troopers had observed suspicious movement ahead of the border security fence early on Sunday.  Chandigarh: In a major haul, the Border Security Force on Sunday recovered 17 kg of heroin, one Pakistan-made pistol and ammunition along the international border with Pakistan in the Ferozepur sector, a BSF spokesman said. The recovery was made following 70

29 November, 2018 1:39 PM Centre Relaxes Height Norms For STs, Gorkhas Of Northeast Applying For Posts In Paramilitary

The new height norms will be applicable to CISF, SSB, CRPF, BSF, ITBP and Assam Rifles. The Centre, in a bid to remove "discrimination", has relaxed height norms in a few categories for male candidates from the Northeast applying for posts of constables and sub-inspectors in central paramilitary forces. In a communication, the Home Ministry said the decision 60

21 November, 2018 9:56 AM Rs 29,088 cr indirect tax evasion detected during April-October

The investigation arm of the Finance Ministry has detected tax evasion worth Rs 29,088 crore in 1,835 cases during April-October period of the current financial year, a senior official said on Wednesday. Of this, the Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI), which is enforcement agency for checking indirect tax evasion, has detected evasion of goods 83

14 November, 2018 5:54 AM 6 BSF personnel injured in blast by Naxals in Chhattisgarh, firing underway

BIJAPUR: Six jawans of the Border Security Force (BSF) were on Wednesday injured after an improvised explosive device (IED) planted by Naxals exploded in Bijapur Ghati in Chhattisgarh. All the injured have been admitted to a hospital in Bijapur. Two of those injured are serious. Exchange of fire is still underway between security forces and Naxals. DIG-Anti-Naxal 96

14 November, 2018 5:24 AM IED blast injures 6 in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district

Five security personnel, including four BSF jawans, and a civilian were injured when Naxals blew up a truck with an IED in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district on Wednesday, a senior police official said. The incident took place around 9 am at Bijapur Ghati, located around 7 km from Bijapur town, Deputy Inspector General (anti-Naxal operations), Sundarraj 74

11 November, 2018 6:10 PM Soldier Killed By Pakistani Sniper Along LoC In Jammu And Kashmir

Officials said Indian troops guarding the border retaliated strongly and effectively and the exchange of fire between the two sides continued for some time. An Army soldier was killed Sunday by a Pakistani sniper along the Line of Control in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said, the third casualty due to sniping from across the border 87

9 November, 2018 12:23 PM BSF jawan injured in Pakistan firing along LoC

Jammu: Pakistani troops fired at Indian posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district on Friday, injuring a BSF jawan, officials said. Pakistani personnel targeted forward posts along the LoC in the Manajakote sector around 0930 hours. A jawan of the Border Security Force (BSF) was injured in the firing, they said. The number 90

7 November, 2018 1:59 PM BSF, Pakistan Rangers Exchange Sweets At Attari-Wagah Border On Diwali

The BSF gifted sweets to the Pakistani Rangers and it reciprocated the gesture. The Border Security Force (BSF) and Pakistani Rangers exchanged sweets and greetings on the occasion of Diwali at the Attari-Wagah border today, officials said. On January 26, the BSF had refused to exchange sweets and greetings with the Rangers in the wake of heightened 62