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Special forces get a CornerShot boost

The ministry of home affairs (MHA) recently cleared the proposal and orders for the state-of-the-art weapons system is to be placed shortly

12 Dec 2020 9:48 AM

India raises border deployment to ward off Pakistan

Intel received that 'Pakistan could foment trouble on the Line of Control to divert India's attention from China standoff'

07 Sep 2020 9:31 AM

BSF hands over 4 Bangla fishermen to BGB in a mid-river flag meet

The four fishermen tried to escape but the BSF speed boat chased and intercepted them within 500 meters of Indian territory

26 Jul 2020 2:38 PM

All the country's land is with us: ITBP and BSF DG on Ladakh standoff

The BSF with about 2.5 lakh personnel is primarily tasked to guard Indian fronts with Pakistan and Bangladesh

12 Jul 2020 4:07 PM

Kashmir: Home Ministry orders withdrawal of over 7,000 paramilitary troops

A total of 72 companies of CAPFs have been ordered to 'revert' to their locations across the country.

25 Dec 2019 8:39 AM

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Shah visits BSF headquarters in Delhi; reviews ops along Pak, Bangla borders

The force guards over 2,290-km of the India-Pakistan border and 4,096-km Indo-Bangla front.

13 Dec 2019 5:03 PM

5,000 paramilitary personnel being sent to NE in wake of protests over CAB

The troops are from the CRPF, BSF and the SSB.

11 Dec 2019 4:16 PM

BSF jawan killing: 2 BGB officers transferred, court martial proceedings initiated

It has conveyed its decisions while expressing its 'regret' to the BSF during two meetings on October 22 and 29.

01 Dec 2019 8:32 PM

Five cops, one civilian injured in Imphal IED blast

Tuesday's blast is the second in four days in Imphal.

05 Nov 2019 1:19 PM

Ex-BSF soldier quits JJP, calls it 'B-team' of BJP

Yadav was dismissed from the BSF in 2017 after he posted a video complaining about the quality of food served to the troops.

26 Oct 2019 8:01 PM

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FIR against Border Guard Bangladesh over BSF jawan's killing

A Bangladeshi border guard on Thursday fired from his AK-47 rifle during a 'flag meeting' along the international boundary in West Bengal.

19 Oct 2019 4:45 PM

Will make J&K 'developed state' in 5-7 years: Rajnath Singh

Several BJP leaders have on many occasions blamed Article 370 as a barrier in the development of J&K.

17 Oct 2019 8:28 PM

BSF Soldier killed in firing by Bangladesh soldiers at West Bengal border

Relations between the two nations have been cordial and it is endeavored that situation does not deteriorate.

17 Oct 2019 8:15 PM

Gujarat: BSF seizes five Pakistani boats at 'Harami Nala'

Harami Nala is a shallow water channel in the Sir Creek area, from where the BSF has recovered several abandoned Pakistani boats.

12 Oct 2019 5:42 PM

BSF personnel suspected to have downed along IB in Jammu

The operation to look for the SI is continuing along the IB near the Aik Nullah area.

29 Sep 2019 1:31 PM

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How BSF brought down cattle smuggling by 96 pc since last September

A massive crackdown was launched along the 4,000 km long border stretching from South-West Bengal to Tripura last year.

28 Aug 2019 5:00 PM

Pakistan I-Day: No exchange of sweets between BSF, Pak Rangers at Attari-Wagah Border

Breaking the traditional border ritual, the guarding forces did not exchange sweets on the occasion of Eid also this year.

14 Aug 2019 2:46 PM

WB: BSF arrests 7 smugglers, seizes 6 kg ganja, 1287 bottles of Phensedyl

BSF also managed to seize 17 cattle from smugglers who were trying to smuggle cattle to Bangladesh through the river.

03 Aug 2019 9:55 PM

Pakistani arrested near Indo-Pak border in Punjab's Ferozepur

A few papers have been seized from him and the matter is being investigated.

03 Aug 2019 5:30 PM

Centre's move to deploy additional forces creates 'fear psychosis': Mehbooba Mufti

She stressed that the Kashmir issue is not a political problem which cannot be solved using military might.

27 Jul 2019 7:40 PM

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