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.
General Mukund Naravane takes charge as new Army chief
In his 37 years of service, Gen Naravane served in numerous command and staff appointm...
MHA frames SoP for disposing of old, obsolete arms
The move comes at a time when the NIA is investigating a gun-running racket, which has exp...
Repatriation process of refugees to commence: Assam Rifles
Assam Rifles has contacted all the stakeholders in repatriation including Myanmar Army, local Indian villagers, and refugees so as to commence repatriation of refugees at the earliest, it said.
Nearly 400 paramilitary personnel killed in action in 2015-17: MHA
The highest number of personnel killed in action were from the Border Security Force (BSF). The force lost 167 personnel between 2015 and 2017, and a majority of them were killed while guarding the highly sensitive border.
In Manipur, Army helping children to usher in waves of change
Manipur has had an umbilical connection with insurgency, but the starry-eyed children here dare to dream of a change that would ensure a bright future for them and the generations to come.
Manipur insurgency claims Hindi films as collateral damage
While the state government headed by a Chief Minister belonging to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)- which has focussed on promoting the Hindi language- has admitted to the state-wide ban, there is unlikely to be a change in this matter in the near future.
Early solution to insurgency problem in Manipur difficult: Army
16 Kuki organisations are seeking a separate state for themselves and eight groups of the United People's Front, which is demanding a separate hill state within the territory of Manipur.
Over 55,000 vacant posts in paramilitary forces, Rajnath Singh orders immediate recruitment
Of the total vacancies, 21,000 posts are lying vacant in the country's largest paramilitary force CRPF while there are 16,000 vacant posts in the border guarding force BSF. Other forces where there are sizeable vacancies include the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), the ITBP, CISF and the Assam Rifles.
9 Assam Rifles troopers injured in twin blasts in Manipur: Police
Even as the injured were evacuated to hospital, officials did not allow media persons to enter the camp situated near the Police Commando Complex in Imphal.
HC upholds termination of services of 16 CISF personnel suffering from colour blindness
The bench noted that the policy guidelines laid down by the Ministry of Home Affairs in February 2013 left no manner of doubt that any person who had a defective vision or was colour blind was ineligible for recruitment in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) or Assam Rifles.
NSCN(K) and anti-talk faction of ULFA claims killing four Assam Rifles men
The statement added, “a joint team attacked 40 Assam Rifles and 164TA (Naga) battalion of Indian security Forces near Tenyak river, about 2 km away from Aboi town under Mon district.”
Rashtriya rifles chief may be shifted to J&K for swift Operations
The army is contemplating to co-locate the Director General Rashtriya Rifles with its Northern Command, explained officials. Lt Gen Sharawat is the current DG Rashtriya Rifles.
Army recalibrating counter-insurgency strategy in Manipur
In July last year, the court, following a PIL seeking a probe into as many as 1,528 cases of alleged extra-judicial killings in Manipur, constituted a special investigation team.
Contributions to 'Bharat Ke Veer' exempted from income tax
General public can visit the application and the website Bharat Ke Veer and make a contribution to support the families of the jawans who died in the line of duty.
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