CAPFs asks government for new assessment system to 'weed out' unfit personnel
The recommendation was made after the Union Home Ministry recently held a meeting with all the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) at the North Block in Delhi.
India tightens vigil along Myanmar border after coordinated operations against insurgent groups
The operation from February 17 to March 2 was...
Government may allow public aid for injured jawans
“A proposal to provide assistance during the period of recovery from injuries in addition ...
MHA orders data analysis to fix retirement age anomaly of CAPFs
A meeting was held in the ministry on the subject on February 27 in the wake of a Delhi High Court order that called the current policy of different age of superannuation in the four forces as "discriminatory and unconstitutional" which created two classes in these uniformed forces.
Rs 57.10 lakh in cash seized in Dimapur
With the model code of conduct coming into force after notification of elections, election expenditure monitoring activities have been initiated by all agencies requisitioned by Election Commission of India for the purpose.
Assam Rifles Academy to conduct counter-insurgency training for North East cops
Rijiju urged security forces in North Eastern States to have a seamless coordination and intelligence sharing to ensure security of the region.
Armymen receive bravery awards wearing black armbands in memory of Pulwama martyrs
General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Command, Lt Gen M M Naravane and all members of the force wore black armbands.
Paramilitary forces will get sleeping bags to fight cold
The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) last year gave its approval for procurement of the bags for troops who are posted below these altitudes as well.
Budget 2019: MHA gets Rs 1.03 lakh crore; emphasis on border infrastructure, police modernisation
In this budget, Rs 5,117 crore has been allocated for development of police infrastructure, including constructions of barracks, residential quarters, purchase of vehicles, arms and ammunition.
Women are actively involved in combat role: Major Khushboo Kanwar who led contingent in R-Day parade
Major Khushboo Kanwar, who made history on Saturday by leading an all-women contingent of the Assam Rifles in the Republic Day parade, said ...
R-Day parade to see 'Nari Shakti' on display; showcase M777 howitzer, K9 Vajra
"This Republic Day parade will also be an amazing display of 'Nari Shakti' (women power), as many contingents will be led by women, besides an all-women contingent of the Assam Rifles," Maj Gen Rajpal Punia, Chief of Staff, HQ Delhi Area said.
India in final stages of setting up Defence Cyber Agency
Lt Gen M M Naravane, GOC-in-C, Eastern Command, said that the Armed Forces were alive to cyber threats which necessitated a cyber agency that will be set up by pooling talent from all three services - Army, Air Force and Navy.
316 paramilitary personnel killed between 2014-18: Government
During the Question Hour, Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said 61 paramilitary personnel were killed in 2018, 70 in 2017, 71 in 2016, 43 in 2015 and 71 in 2014.
India celebrates 70th R-Day in presence of SA President Cyril Ramaphosa
Later Modi, wearing his traditional kurta pajama and the trademark Nehru jacket, reached the Rajpath and received and greeted President Ram Nath Kovind and the chief guest.
Four Assam Rifles jawan killed in an ambush in Mon district of Nagaland
Mon district is the stronghold of Khaplang faction and home turf of Khango Konyak, chairman of the outfit, who took over after the death Shangwang Shangyung Khaplang.
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