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Punjab to enhance counter-terrorism capacity

Chandigarh, Dec 30 | Amid increasing cases of smuggling of weapons and drugs via drone drops in the border state, the Punjab government on...

Manipur govt extends ‘disturbed area’ status for another year

Imphal/Agartala, Dec 30 | In the wake of violent activities of the various terrorist outfits recently, the Manipur government has extended the 'disturbed area...

Steep rise in ceasefire violations, terrorist killings on a high in...

By Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Dec 30 | The security establishments observed a steep rise in ceasefire violation at Line of Control in Jammu...

7 kg heroin, three Chinese pistols seized along Pak border

Chandigarh, Dec 30 | In a joint operation, the BSF and Punjab Police seized 7.31 kg heroin and three Chinese .30 bore Norinco pistols...

Relief for ten women naval officers as SC stays their release...

New Delhi, Dec 30 | In interim relief for ten women naval officers who had moved the apex court for grant of permanent...

17 Malinois warrior pups begin journey to be ITBP trained ‘cops’...

By Rajnish SinghNew Delhi, Dec 30 | Ane-la, Galwan, Sasoma, Chip-chap and Saser are among 17 Malinois little pups whose formal journey to find...

India approves sale of Akash missile system to foreign nations

New Delhi, Dec 30 | In a big boost to India's indigenous defence capabilities, the government approved on Wednesday the sale of Akash missile...

British armed forces to support Covid-19 testing in schools

London, Dec 30 | The British armed forces will remotely support mass Covid-19 testing of secondary school students in England and be on standby...

Hackers using home smart devices for ‘swatting’ attacks: FBI

Washington, Dec 30 | In a warning to people who use smart home devices, the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has said that...

CRPF trooper injured after sentry fires warning shots in J&K

Srinagar, Dec 30 | A central reserve police force (CRPF) trooper was injured on Wednesday in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district when the sentry...

NIA file chargesheet against 5 NSCN (IM) cadres in extortion case

Kohima, Dec 29 | The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday filed chargesheet in Special Court in Nagaland against five cadres of Isak-Muivah faction...

143 Indian police stations don’t have wireless/mobile, 257 without vehicles

New Delhi, Dec 29 | Of the 16,833 police stations in India, 143 do not have wireless or mobiles while 257 are without vehicles,...

Pakistan becoming pawn in Chinese policy to enter Afghanistan: IAF chief

New Delhi, Dec 29 | Indian Air Force chief R.K.S. Bhadauria on Tuesday said that Pakistan is becoming a pawn in Chinese policy and...

ITBP finally gets land to build HQ in Delhi, to come...

New Delhi, Dec 29 | Almost six decades since it was set up, the Indian government's specialised high-altitude paramilitary force, the ITBP has been...

SolarWinds hack: Russian cybercriminals attacked CrowdStrike

San Francisco, Dec 28 | Cyber-security firm CrowdStrike has revealed that suspected Russian hackers who broke into a series of US government agencies and...

Facebook to offer hardware security keys to users in 2021

New Delhi, Dec 28 | Facing various probes over data privacy and security, Facebook will provide new options in 2021 to users to safeguard...

Army chief visits South Korea to enhance military ties

New Delhi, Dec 28 | Indian Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane has proceeded on a three-day visit to the Republic of Korea on...

Karnataka Home Secy seeks probe into IPS officer’s role in tender

Bengaluru, Dec 27 | Karnataka Home Secretary D. Roopa on Sunday sought an inquiry into the role of Additional Commissioner of Police Hemant Nimbalkar...

Plot to carry terror strikes, stoke communal tension in J&K foiled

Jammu, Dec 27 | In a major success, Jammu and Kashmir Police and Indian Army's counter-insurgency Rashtriya Rifles have busted a terror module in...

Road construction in Maoist-affected areas ‘abysymally slow’

By Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Dec 27 | The Indian government's initiative to carry out development works in Left Wing Extremism-affected states face hurdles...

Elaborate arrangements for Atal Tunnel traffic: DGP Kundu

Shimla, Dec 27 | With more than 5,000 vehicles crossing the Atal Tunnel Rohtang near Manali on Sunday, Himachal Pradesh Director General...

2 terrorists nabbed in J&K’s Poonch

Jammu, Dec 27 | Security forces apprehended two terrorists of J&K Ghaznavi Force on Sunday in Jammu & Kashmir's Poonch district and recovered explosive...

Army jawan killed in Leh landslide, cremated in Telangana

Hyderabad, Dec 27 | Last rites of Army Jawan M. Parashuram, who was killed in a landslide in Leh two days ago, were...

Hundreds bid farewell to Assam braveheart martyred in J&K

Guwahati, Dec 27 | The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Saturday offered full force honours during the last rites of para-military jawan...

Delhi Police commissioner visits Singhu border

New Delhi, Dec 26 | Delhi Police commissioner S.N. Shrivastava on Saturday visited the Singhu border (Delhi-Haryana border) where the farmers are...

India-B’desh 2021 focus: Streamline mechanism to curb trans-border crime

By Rajnish SinghNew Delhi, Dec 26 | Indian and Bangladesh border guarding forces will jointly engage in "streamlining mechanism" in the upcoming year to...

Russia thwarts bomb attack in city of Tambov

Moscow, Dec 26 | The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) said it has detained a teenager plotting a bomb attack in a building in...

Problems will remain till Rohingya Muslim refugees return to Myanmar: BGB...

Guwahati, Dec 25 | The problem of Rohingya Muslim refugees is a big one and unless they return to Myanmar, the problem will...

BSF caught 3,204 illegal intruders in past year, BGB claims no...

Guwahati, Dec 25 | The Border Security Force (BSF) on Friday claimed that as many as 3,204 illegal entrants, including criminals, were apprehended in...

IB given bigger role, to share inputs on terrorism with B’desh,...

By Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Dec 25 | The Indian government has given its domestic intelligence, internal security and counter-intelligence agency -- the Intelligence...

India expands its counter-terror grid, IB network to cover 825 locations...

By Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Dec 25 | To add more power to the counter-terror grid, India's domestic intelligence, internal security and counter-intelligence agency,...

Citrix hit by DDoS cyberattack, says working on a fix (Ld)

New Delhi, Dec 25 | Desktop virtualisation leader Citrix has admitted being hit by a distributed denial of service (DDoS) cyberattack, saying the company...

Egyptian army intensifies military exercises

Cairo, Dec 25 | The Egyptian Armed Forces have recently intensified military exercises and drills as a "deterrent message" to some regional powers, and...

Summary of evidence in Shopian encounter case completed: Army

Srinagar, Dec 24 | The Indian Army on Thursday said the 'summary of evidence' proceedings into the July 18 Amshipora Shopian encounter case have...

Financial, manpower crisis forcing terrorists to surrender: Tripura DGP

Agartala, Dec 24 | Terrorist outfits in Tripura are facing serious fund crisis and manpower shortage, forcing their cadres to return to the...

Second terrorist killed in Kashmir encounter (2nd Lead)

Srinagar, Dec 24 | With the killing of another terrorist the number of militants killed in an ongoing gunfight at Kreeri in North Kashmir's...

NSCN-K announces ceasefire, wants peace talks afresh after five years

Kohima, Dec 23 | The Naga insurgent group NSCN-K, on Wednesday, after more than five years, announced a ceasefire and has contacted the officials...

CBI files charge sheet against then NDA principal in alleged recruitment...

Pune, Dec 23 | The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday filed a charge sheet against Om Prakash Shukla, a former Principal of...

India test-fires medium-range missile off Odisha coast

Bhubaneswar, Dec 23 | India successfully test-fired a medium-range surface-to-air missile (MRSAM) off the Odisha coast on Wednesday, defence sources said.The missile was fired...

Rajnath reviews plans for Aero India 2021

New Delhi, Dec 23 | Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reviewed the planning of Aero India 2021 on Wednesday and appealed to the aerospace...

Indian Army chief visits forward locations at LAC with China

New Delhi, Dec 23 | Indian Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane on Wednesday met troops deployed in harsh winter conditions at forward locations...

5-day BSF-BGB meet to fortify security for people living along India-B’desh...

Guwahati, Dec 22 | The five-day Director General (DG) level Border Coordination Conference (BCC) between India's Border Security Force (BSF) and the Border...

Terrorist groups using Covid-19 to reinforce power and influence, says Interpol

By Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi/Lyon, Dec 22 | Terrorist groups are using the Coronavirus pandemic to reinforce power and influence, international criminal police...

Jund Al Aqsa case: NIA raids 7 places in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 22 | The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday conducted searches at seven locations in Kerala in connection with an ongoing case...

Terror outfit threatening Pulwama residents, probe agencies alert forces

Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Dec 22 | Indian intelligence agencies have alerted the security establishments that a terror outfit -- The Resistance Front (TRF)...

Indo-Bangla border level talks underway in Guwahati

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Dec 22 | The 51st round of the Director-General level border coordination meeting between India's Border Security Force...

Pakistan violates ceasefire yet again on LoC

Jammu, Dec 22 | Pakistan continued ceasefire violation on the line of control (LoC) on the fourth consecutive day on Tuesday in Jammu and...

Intel, Cisco, VMware victim of big SolarWinds hack: Report

San Francisco, Dec 22 | At least 24 big companies including tech giants like Intel, Cisco, VMware and Nvidia are part of the SolarWinds...

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MINI India delivers 512 cars in 2020, grows 34% in Q4

New Delhi, Jan 20 | BMW Group India's premium small car brand MINI India has delivered a strong performance of 512 cars in the...