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7 December, 2017 4:46 AM Will Give Visa To Parents Of Pak Boy Detained By BSF: Sushma Swaraj

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today said India is ready to grant visa to the parents of a 12-year-old boy who is believed to be from Pakistan and has been languishing in an observation home in Faridkot in Punjab after being apprehended by the BSF in May this year. In a series of tweets, she said that India was waiting for Pakistan 34

3 December, 2017 3:36 PM Two Pakistani intruders caught in Ferozepur

Two Pakistani intruders, on a motorcycle, were nabbed by BSF jawans from an area close to a border outpost in the Ferozepur Sector on Sunday , officials said. They youths were identified as Nawaz Ahmed, 28, and Suhail Ahmed, 19, residents of Khudian Khas village in Kasur district. Pakistani currency worth ₹10,102, one mobile phone, three Pakistani SIM cards 30

3 December, 2017 1:15 PM VVPAT machines will be used along with EVMs in all polling booths in Gujarat: CEC AK Joti

AHMEDABAD: Chief Election Commissioner of India AK Joti on Sunday announced that VVPAT machines will be used along with EVMs in all 50,264 voting booths of 182 constituencies in Gujarat. About 32,000 personnel of the central armed forces such as the CRPF and the BSF along with nearly 60,000 from the state police are likely to be deployed for the upcoming 55

19 November, 2017 3:55 AM 6 LeT terrorists, including Mumbai attack mastermind's nephew, gunned down in Kashmir

A Garud commando of the Indian Air Force laid down his life in the line of duty Srinagar: Six top Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) terrorist were gunned down in north Kashmir's Bandipora district on Saturday in an encounter in which a Garud commando of the Indian Air Force (IAF) was also killed. Among those killed include Obaid, nephew of Mumbai attack mastermind 57

16 November, 2017 2:56 PM Dengue Claims BSF Jawan's Life In West Bengal

Kolkata: A BSF jawan, deployed along the India-Bangladesh border in West Bengal's Malda district, has died due to dengue, officials said today. Head Constable Abhay Kumar Singh was admitted to a hospital in Malda on November 12 with high fever, Border Security Force (BSF) officials said, adding that the jawan died yesterday. Mr Singh, posted with the 82nd battalion 87

10 November, 2017 3:49 AM Bhuj: BSF detains 3 Pakistan fishermen, seizes 5 fishing boats in 'Harami Nala' creek

The Border Security Force or BSF on seized five Pakistan fishing boats from vertical channel of  'Harami Nala' creek area in Bhuj, Gujarat. The forces also have apprehended three Pakistan fishermen. AHMEDABAD: The Border Security Force or BSF on seized five Pakistan fishing boats from vertical channel of 'Harami Nala' creek area in Bhuj, Gujarat. The forces 59

29 October, 2017 3:51 AM Doklam effect: 10 things to know about GSAT6, ISRO’s satellite set to empower ITBP

The government appears to be mulling new ways to enhance border security along the border areas with our neighbours China and Pakistan. And coming to the aid here is Indian space agency ISRO with its world-class technology and satellites. According to reports, the government has provided the control of a primary communication satellite to the Indo-Tibetan 185

24 October, 2017 7:00 AM Modi govt starts dialogue process for peace in Kashmir: Top 10 developments

Former IB director Dineshwar Sharma, who the Centre appointed as its representative for a sustained dialogue in Jammu and Kashmir, said his priority would be to restore peace in the state "Welcome the initiative of the union government, appointing an interlocutor for leading a sustained dialogue with stakeholders in Jammu and Kashmir." He posted on his widely 49

22 October, 2017 7:22 PM Rakesh Asthana, Officer Who Arrested Lalu for Fodder Scam, Appointed Special Director of CBI

New Delhi: Additional Director of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Rakesh Asthana was on Sunday appointed the Special Director of the agency. The 1984 Gujarat-cadre IPS officer's nomination was approved by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet. Asthana was named the interim CBI director on December 2, 2016, the day then director Anil Sinha demitted 21

19 October, 2017 12:52 PM Omar Abdullah praises PM Modi for spending Diwali with jawans in Gurez, asks him to help with mobile connectivity

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for spending Diwali in Gurez along the Line of Control and urged him to gift physical and mobile connectivity to the people in the area on the festive occasion. Modi arrived in the Gurez sector this morning to celebrate Diwali with troops posted in the forward 72