August 15, 2021 2:55 am
The total 144 gallantry awards include one Ashok Chakra, the country' highest peacetime military awards, awarded posthumously to J&K Police ASI Babu Ram.
July 03, 2020 5:04 am
In a communication sent to the paramilitary forces, the MHA has asked for their views on recruitment of transgenders to their ranks and sought details of necessary amendments that would have to be made in the recruitment rules of the respective forces.
May 08, 2020 12:10 am
According to police, four companies of Border Security Force (BSF) and one company of Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) were flown into Ahmedabad on Thursday to man the streets of old city Ahmedabad, which reported the most number of COVID-19 cases in the state.
February 26, 2020 8:43 am
The Army has requested the Defence Ministry and Home Ministry to issue guidelines that combat dress is not be worn while handling law and order situations, or in urban areas affected by terrorism.
November 29, 2018 8:57 pm
In a communication, the Home Ministry said the decision has been taken to maintain uniformity in height norms of male Gorkhas and male Scheduled Tribes candidates of the Northeastern region.
October 21, 2018 4:21 pm
A home ministry official said the vacancies in the paramilitary forces arise due to retirement, resignation, death, creation of new posts or raising of new battalions.
October 20, 2015 12:35 am
The forces now seem to be devising new ways to make the government accede to their demands.
June 29, 2015 1:21 pm
On the eve of International Day of Yoga on June 21, the Army, Navy and Air Force had posted photographs on social networking websites of personnel practising yoga.
February 19, 2015 8:36 am
India needs a matrix structure where the operational and support roles are separated.
January 25, 2014 10:40 pm
President Pranab Mukherjee addressed the nation on the eve of 65th Republic Day.