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BSF recruitment 2019: 12th pass can apply for 1072 head constable posts, salary up to Rs 81,000

BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2019 Notification: The online application process will begin from May 14, 2019 at 1 am and will conclude on June 12, 2019 at 11:59. Basic salary up to Rs 81,000 plus allowances extra; class 12 pass and above can apply.

Chhattisgarh Maoist encounter: Four BSF jawans killed in Kanker district

Chhattisgarh Maoist encounter: Preliminary investigations suggest the Maoists had planned an ambush, say sources .


Pakistani national held by BSF along Gujarat International Border, second in a month

On March 6, a 30-year-old Pakistani national was caught near border pillar number 1050 by Border Security Force personnel.

In a goodwill gesture, BSF returns Pakistani national captured at International Border

The development comes a week after Indian Air Force (IAF) pilot Wing Commander Abinandan Varthaman was returned to India in a"peace gesture" by Islamabad after being captured by Pakistani Army in Pakistan Occupied Jammu & Kashmir (POJ&K).

Pakistani youth caught trying to infiltrate Gujarat border

"A Muslim youth named Manhar, about 30-32 years of age, hailing from Umerkot, located in Sindh province of Pakistan, has been caught while trying to cross the international border that is a part of Bhuj area," said a BSF official.

Pakistani man held in Gujarat's Rann of Kutch area

A senior official said the unidentified man from Pakistan was nabbed by a patrol party of the border guarding force near border pillar number 1050.


India, Bangladesh hold joint exercise to boost confidence on Tripura border

A series of joint exercises and exchanges are being held in the Tripura-Bangla frontier since a four-day standoff between the two forces centring 31 Rohingya people who were found crossing the international border into Bangladesh in January this year.

Amid Indo-Pak tension, BSF on alert at Bangladesh border

Bangladesh and West Bengal share about 2,216.7 km border, of which a large portion is unfenced.

Jamaat leaders picked up, 100 companies of security forces sent

Over time, the Jamaat has distanced itself from militancy. It remains pro-separatist, but has moved out of the Hurriyat faction led by Syed Ali Shah Geelani. A fresh ban on the organisation could be on the way, sources said.

BSF deployed in Srinagar after 14 yrs: Officials

Home ministry sources in Delhi said that 100 companies of paramilitary forces, including 35 from the BSF, are being deployed as part of a routine pre-election exercise ahead of the Lok Sabha polls.

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Delhi: BSF plane crashes in near airport, all 10 personnel killed

BSF plane crash: All 10 aboard were killed in the accident after it burst into flames just outside the Delhi's IGI airport shortly after take-off.

Today in pics: July 16, 2014

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