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8 January, 2019 3:20 PM CRPF Trooper Found Dead At National Conference Leader's Jammu Residence

CRPF head constable Gaj Singh was found lying on the ground by the security staff after hearing a gunshot around midnight at Bhatindi area residence of NC leader Muhammad Sayeed Akhoon A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) trooper was today found dead under mysterious circumstances at the residence of a National Conference (NC) leader in Jammu city, the police 50

30 December, 2018 3:53 AM Elderly Man Shot Dead In Maoist Attack In Bihar's Aurangabad

The Maoists fired over 100 rounds and set six vehicles, including four buses, on fire. An elderly man was killed on Saturday night in an attack by Maoists in a village in Bihar's Aurangabad district. The victim is reported to be the uncle of the member of legislative assembly, Rajan Singh. According to the reports, the Maoists fired over 100 rounds and set six vehicles 72

30 November, 2018 9:22 AM 'Confusing' security forces with dummies: Naxals' new strategy in Chhattisgarh

The Naxals seem to have come up with a new strategy to target security forces and confuse them while conducting operations in forests of Chhattisgarh. During a search operation by the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Thursday, security personnel recovered dummies of Naxal operatives, hidden behind trees in a manner that they appeared like real men. An Improvised 98

30 November, 2018 7:36 AM Chhattisgarh Naxals Use Effigies, Dummy Guns To Confuse Security Forces

Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district are continuously fine-tuning their strategies and tactics to maintain their relevance in the region. On Friday, a group of Naxals installed scores of effigies in the forest area to mislead and confuse security personnel about their presence. The forces recovered Improvised Explosive Device (IED) weighing 7 kilograms 60

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

23 November, 2018 3:58 PM Six top LeT and Hizbul terrorists neutralised in Anantnag encounter

SRINAGAR: Six terrorists, from Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) and Hizb-ul-Mujahideen, were killed in an encounter in the wee hours of Friday. Army`s 3 Rashtriya Rifles (RR), 116 battalion of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Jammu and Kashmir Police conducted the operation. “We got an intelligence input earlier this morning, on the basis of it we launched 84

18 November, 2018 5:09 PM CRPF Jawan Killed In Terror Attack In Jammu And Kashmir's Pulwama

A CRPF jawan was killed in a terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Sunday, police said. Terrorists threw a grenade and fired on a CRPF camp in Kakapora area of the district in south Kashmir on Sunday evening, a police official said, adding the attack was successfully repulsed by the security forces. However, in the attack, a CRPF jawan 82

12 November, 2018 8:07 AM Two CoBRA personnel injured in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh

Two CoBRA personnel were injured in an encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district on Monday, even as polling was underway for the first phase of the state elections, police said. The skirmish took place at a forest in Pamed area, located around 500 km from the state capital Raipur, when a team of security personnel was patrolling in view of the voting 70

29 October, 2018 2:32 PM Terrorists attack BSF vehicle near Srinagar, 5 jawans injured

At least five jawans got injured as terrorists attacked a Border Security Force (BSF) vehicle on the outskirts of Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir. According to news agency ANI, the incident occurred at Pantha Chowk area. The attack was carried out by terrorists at around 6 pm near the BSF headquarters in the area. CRPF IG Ravi Deep Singh Sahi told ANI, “Things 74

27 October, 2018 2:21 PM 4 CRPF personnel killed in IED blast by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur

Four jawans of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were on Saturday killed by Naxals in an IED blast in Bijapur district in Chhattisgarh. At least two other CRPF jawans got injured. According to news agency PTI, the Naxals blew up an anti-landmine vehicle in Bijapur district. The CRPF personnel killed by the Naxals included one Assiatant Sub-Inspector 77