India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 31, 2015
The CRPF today said that it succeeded in conducting the Amarnath pilgrimage without any incident yet again, despite threats of militant strikes.
India News | Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty (with inputs from PTI) | Thursday August 13, 2015
Four policemen including a Central Reserve Police Force personnel are injured after suspected terrorists threw a grenade at them in Srinagar this evening. The attack took place near the Khanyar Police Station.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 11, 2015
A Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF jawan, who was considered dead after he went missing more than three years ago, has been traced to Himachal Pradesh where he has been living with another woman while his wife was availing pension benefits.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 25, 2015
A fire broke out at a CRPF installation in the wee hours here today, killing a force personnel and damaging numerous official records and goods.
India News | Written by Urmimala Bhattacharjee | Friday July 17, 2015
Tension prevailed in lower Assam's Nalbari district when one security personnel shot dead his colleague while being on duty at a mass protest this morning.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 17, 2015
A CRPF jawan allegedly committed suicide today by shooting himself with his service weapon at a paramilitary camp in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bijapur district, police said.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Monday May 18, 2015
Documents recovered from top Naxal operatives arrested recently in Bihar's Gaya region suggest attempts to manufacture sophisticated equipment, including a "microlight helicopter" using motorcycle engines, say sources in the Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 17, 2015
A woman Maoist was killed and another injured in an encounter while eight others were arrested by the security forces in Bihar's Gaya district, a senior Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) official said today.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Jammu bade goodbye today to the two Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans who were shot dead in a terrorist attack in Kashmirs Anantnag district on Sunday. But the glaring absence of any political leader at the wreath-laying ceremony turned their grief into rage.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Thursday April 30, 2015
The iconic centaur Lakeview hotel on the banks of the Dal Lake is all set to welcome the tourists. After over two decades, the Central Reserve Police Force personnel have vacated the building.
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 entertainment are luxuries. This is life for the jawans of various security agencies involved in anti-Naxal ope...
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 Police Force (CRPF) in the remote Thalkobad village.
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. Condemning the attack, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said words are not enough to deplore the "brutal" and "i...
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 of dead could be 13 to 15.
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 and an IAF commando.
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 state.
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 Lakharia forest region.
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.