India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 3, 2016
CISF cover to the food park of yoga guru Ramdev and other private institutions have been provided on the basis of threat perception and not as a "favour" extended to anyone, Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 28, 2016
With a view to enhance women's representation in central paramilitary forces, government has decided to reserve 33 per cent posts at constable level in CRPF and CISF to be filled by them, Rajya Sabha was informed today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 24, 2016
Paramilitary force CISF has started providing full-time security cover to yoga guru Ramdev's food park in Haridwar and deployed close to three dozen armed commandos at the facility.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 13, 2016
Tamil Nadu government today withdrew its interim plea seeking deployment of the CISF to protect Mullaperiyar dam in Kerala after the Supreme Court objected to filing of such pleas in an already decided case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 27, 2016
With the terror attack on Brussels airport bringing to the fore fresh concerns over airport security, a report by security agencies says India has not given specialised security cover to over two dozen sensitive airports owing to lack of funds.
India News | Edited by Varun Sharma with PTI inputs | Tuesday March 8, 2016
Yoga guru Ramdev's food park in Haridwar will be protected around the clock by armed commandos from the paramilitary force of the Central Industrial Security Force or CISF.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 5, 2016
CISF personnel have restored a bag containing cash of over Rs 1.33 lakh of the CEO of a Pune-based company after he forgot it at a Delhi Metro station in New Delhi.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 17, 2016
A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) official deployed in the Delhi airport security wing allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself from his service weapon.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 4, 2016
An unclaimed hand bag at the airport in Chennai today created a flutter before it was cleared by security personnel, airport officials told news agency Press Trust of India.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 2, 2016
An Uttar Pradesh resident was held at the Delhi Metro in Delhi today for allegedly carrying a country-made pistol and two live rounds in his baggage.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 1, 2016
Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel have restored a bag containing Rs 50,000 to a woman who forgot it at a Delhi Metro station.
Kolkata News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 1, 2016
A Trinamool Congress leader was on Sunday detained by Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) at Kolkata airport for trying to board a Chennai-bound flight with an unlicensed gun, police said.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 11, 2016
Government is mulling to enhance the CISF manpower by over 2,100 personnel keeping in view the increasing load of passengers and consequently emerging security challenges in the Delhi Metro network running across the national capital region.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 6, 2016
The Chief Justice of the Madras High Court Sanjay Kishan Kaul on Tuesday said all courts in Tamil Nadu will get CISF security cover in a phased manner.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 5, 2016
Women will soon account for 33 per cent of constable-rank personnel in paramilitary CRPF and CISF and 15 per cent in the border guarding forces BSF, SSB and ITBP.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 2, 2016
Twenty hyper-sensitive Indian airports lack counter-terrorist contingency plans covering their approach roads and it is "quite scary", a Parliamentary panel has said, adding that eight of these airports are also not covered by Central Industrial Security Force or CISF.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 29, 2015
The CISF will pump in its "reserve" forces and deploy over 500 additional personnel in order to bolster security arrangements in the wake of an expected rise in passenger footfall during the odd-even traffic roll out in New Delhi.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 29, 2015
A 24-year-old woman constable with the CISF who suffered permanent disability after being hit by a rashly-driven bus has been awarded a compensation of over Rs 12 lakh by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) in New Delhi.
Press Trust of India | Monday November 9, 2015
The application has been developed in-house by the technical wing of the paramilitary and efforts are on to enhance its services.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 4, 2015
The Supreme Court today refused to interfere with the Madras High Court order for deployment of the CISF by replacing state police security at its Chennai premises, which has recently witnessed unruly scenes caused by lawyers paralysing normal work.
Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday October 29, 2015
A Central Industrial Security Force or CISF constable allegedly shot himself dead at the Chennai airport today. Police said he was found dead in a pool of blood in a toilet in the arrival area of the new international terminal.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 18, 2015
The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has returned a bag containing jewellery worth Rs 4 lakh to the person who mistakenly left it behind at the Chandni Chowk Metro Station, an official said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 12, 2015
Demanding One Rank One Pension (OROP), retired personnel of the central paramilitary forces have threatened to go on an indefinite hunger strike from November 2.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 7, 2015
A man from Uttar Pradesh was today arrested at a Delhi Metro station for allegedly carrying three live bullets in his bag.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 5, 2015
Days after a man smuggled a country-made pistol inside the Delhi Metro premises, the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) today said it has asked Metro authorities to immediately plug a long-existing "weak link" in the security infrastructure at some of the stations in its network.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday October 3, 2015
Two days after a security breach in Delhi Metro when a 22-year-old man shot himself at a crowded station, Delhi Police has once again expressed its interest in managing the rail system's security. Officials said they were ready to take over the responsibility from the CISF, but need additional manpower.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday September 28, 2015
Yoga guru Ramdev's Haridwar-based Patanjali Yogpeeth campus may soon get permanent security cover of paramilitary CISF, a facility extended to only a handful of private entities such as Infosys till now.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 8, 2015
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday announced 33 percent reservations would be provided for women in all paramilitary forces, including Central Industrial Security Force (CISF).
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 8, 2015
The credibility of Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has enhanced among the countrymen and the government would increase its strength to two lakh, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today.
Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday August 16, 2015
Police are questioning a man who entered the Chennai Airport's domestic terminal allegedly without a valid ticket when the airport was on a high alert on Independence Day.