India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday April 18, 2015
Every morning, they assemble at the grounds of their camp before heading out into the inhospitable terrain of thick jungles, saddled with heavy equipment and uncertain of returning safely. To them, small things, like a good meal or simple entertainme...
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Sunday March 22, 2015
A once-prestigious government boarding school in Saranda - Asia's largest forest on the tri-junction of Jharkhand, Odisha and Chhattisgarh, and a Naxal liberated zone between 2000 and 2012 - is now being revived with the help of the Central Reserve P...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 4, 2014
Blood-stained uniforms and shoes of some of the CRPF personnel who were killed in the Sukma Naxal attack were found in a garbage bin on the hospital premises in Raipur on Wednesday, sparking outrage.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from Agencies) | Tuesday December 2, 2014
Maoist rebels who ambushed a paramilitary patrol in Chhattisgarh on Monday and killed 14 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) soldiers, allegedly used villagers as human shields as they fired at the soldiers, who could not retaliate.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Tuesday December 2, 2014
Maoist rebels ambushed a paramilitary patrol in Chhattisgarh on Monday killing 14 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) soldiers and injuring 12 others in the biggest attack this year. Six Naxals have also been reportedly killed in the attack. Condemni...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With agencies) | Monday December 1, 2014
Maoist rebels ambushed a paramilitary patrol in Chhattisgarh on Monday killing 13 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) soldiers in the biggest attack this year. Condemning what he called a "cowardly attack" Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the number ...
India News | Agencies | Monday December 1, 2014
13 soldiers of the Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF, including two officers, were killed in an ambush by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district today, officials said.
India News | Edited By: Sanchari Bhattacharya | Saturday November 29, 2014
Eight people including an officer of the Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF were injured in a grenade blast at Lal Chowk, a busy market area in Srinagar, on Saturday afternoon.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2014
Naxals on Friday ambushed a patrol party and hit an Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter which was evacuating security personnel after a gun battle in the dense jungles of Sukma, Chhattisgarh injuring six Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel an...
Kolkata News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Tuesday November 11, 2014
A minor explosion took place on Monday evening near the boundary wall of the Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF complex in Kolkata, where the National Investigation Agency or NIA has set up a camp office to probe thecase.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 13, 2014
The Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF today said its entire internal security mechanism in the Kashmir valley and other places is "absolutely intact" and the force is multi-tasking to provide succour to those hit by the worst-ever floods in the st...
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday September 6, 2014
The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has suspended 17 jawans for allegedly not providing back-up support to their colleagues during an encounter in the Tahakwada region of Bastar district in March this year.
India News | Alok Pandey (with inputs from PTI) | Friday July 4, 2014
A senior officer of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) was killed in a gunbattle with Naxals in Bihar's Jamui this morning. Hira Kumar Jha, the second-in-command of CRPF base in Jamui, died in the anti-Naxal operation that took place in the Lakh...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 17, 2014
A CRPF personnel today allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service weapon at a paramilitary camp in insurgency-hit Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh.
Elections News | Alok Pandey | Thursday April 10, 2014
Two jawans of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were killed and four others injured in a landmine blast in Bihar early this morning. The blast took place between Jamui, where voting is being held in the third phase of Lok Sabha election, and Mu...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 17, 2014
The capacity of Central Armed Police Forces will be strengthened and they will be provided with state-of-the-art equipment and technology, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said on Monday.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Four jawans of the Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF were killed in a Naxal ambush in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh today.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 19, 2013
Naxal-affected Chhattisgarh recorded the highest-ever polling of around 75 per cent as elections were held today in 72 constituencies in the second phase.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday November 18, 2013
An officer of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) was today sent to judicial custody over allegations of sharing details of the movement of the paramilitary force with Naxals.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday November 15, 2013
An officer of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has been arrested in Bihar on charges of leaking vital information to Maoists.
India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar (with PTI inputs) | Thursday November 7, 2013
Two Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF personnel were killed in a terrorist attack at Awantipora in Pulwama district in Jammu and Kashmir.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 8, 2013
The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel have recovered 15 kg of explosives in Jharkhand on Wednesday morning, the CRPF said.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Monday October 28, 2013
Over 56,000 paramilitary personnel have been deployed in Chhattisgarh for assembly polls next month.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday October 26, 2013
The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and the Jharkhand Police arrested a Maoist informer in Ranchi and recovered 41 kg explosives from him, a CRPF official said on Saturday.