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Amarinder hits back at Centre on BSF probe alleging bonded labourers in Punjab farms

April 04, 2021 8:41 pm

In a statement, the CM termed it yet another conspiracy to defame Punjab’s farmers, whom the Central government and the ruling BJP have been trying to malign by dubbing them terrorists, urban Naxals and goons in a bid to derail their agitation against the farm laws.

Suspected cattle smuggler shot dead by BSF jawan along Indo-Bangla border in Tripura

March 21, 2021 12:55 pm

When BSF jawans attempted to intervene, the smugglers pelted stones at them. And a jawan in the patrolling party came under attack from cattle smugglers on the Indian side, the statement read.

Tripura youth shot dead allegedly by BSF jawan in border village

February 01, 2021 8:39 pm

Sources in the BSF, however, claimed that a jawan opened fire from a non-lethal weapon in self-defence as villagers tried to overpower the personnel during a scuffle with cattle smugglers.

Indo-Bangla Cattle smuggling: 3 officers dismissed, 12 others transferred since September: BSF Spl DG

January 30, 2021 4:13 am

“Three senior officers have been dismissed, 12 have been transferred. Every document and piece of information sought by the CBI has been shared (with it)," Singh told reporters in Kolkata.

Pakistan national held at Bhuj JIC dies after complaining of breathlessness

January 12, 2021 11:26 pm

THE FOUR recent deaths of Pakistani nationals who were being detained at JIC in Bhuj has a similar pattern -- they were held for crossing over to India through land border, were assessed to be suffering from mental illness, and died due to breathing problems after brief hospitalisation.

Tripura: Significant decline in illegal border crossings last year, says BSF

January 07, 2021 7:50 pm

The BSF personnel have, meanwhile, been put on alert in the wake of a rise in insurgent activities, especially over the last one year.

BSF guns down two Pakistani intruders along International Border in Punjab

December 17, 2020 2:42 pm

The two were killed near the Rajatal border post in Amritsar around 2.20 am after the troops on guard detected suspicious movement ahead of the border fence in Indian territory.

Explained: A look at India's sprawling renewable energy park, coming up on its border with Pakistan

December 10, 2020 12:19 pm

On December 15, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone for the 30,000 MW project in Gujarat’s Kutch district, billed as the largest of its kind in the world.

Gandhidham: Ration fund incharge of BSF battalion booked for ‘siphoning off’ Rs 26 lakh

November 10, 2020 4:35 am

Based on a complaint filed by Kalusinh Chundavat, the deputy commandant of the 150th battalion of the BSF late on Sunday, an FIR has been filed by the 'A' Division police station in Gandhidham against Mohammed.

Body found near border: BSF

August 31, 2020 5:38 am

“During routine patrolling near Vidhyadhari canal, a suspicious object was spotted floating. Around 7:45 am, when the patrolling party cleared the nearby area, they found that it was a man’s body,” said a BSF officer.


Republic Day Rehearsals: BSF personnel gear up for the big day

January 08, 2015 4:05 pm

Armed forces rehearse for 26th January at Rajpath, in the wee hours of the morning.

Today in pics: July 16, 2014

July 16, 2014 5:26 pm

Reports said firing from the Pakistan side of the border in Jammu district left several BSF soldiers injured.


Mamata 'protecting her own criminals': BJP

January 10, 2016 7:45 am

New Delhi, Jan 10 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Siddharth Nath Singh on Sunday said West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is trying to protect her Cabinet of Ministers regarding the Malda violence incident. He stated that Mamata Banerjee is protecting criminals and calling the Malda incident communal when it was her party goons who were involved in the smuggling of fake currency and drugs. He supported the Border Security Force (BSF) personnel and condemned Mamata Banerjee's act and comment.

BSF plane crashes in Delhi

December 22, 2015 2:40 pm

New Delhi, Dec 22 (ANI): A Border Security Force (BSF) plane on Tuesday morning crashed at Bagdola village in Sector 8, Dwarka in the national capital. The charter plane was a Ranchi-bound BSF Superking Aircraft having five to seven people onboard, a BSF source said. As per the Delhi Fire Department sources, 15 fire tenders have reached at the spot. More details awaited.