India | 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 | 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 | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 17, 2014
In a first step for a central armed police force, CRPF has decided to honour its jawans and officers killed in action with the prefix 'Shaheed' in their names.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 16, 2014
The death toll in firing and arson along the Assam-Nagaland border by alleged miscreants from Nagaland has increased to 11 with the recovery of nine more bodies from the disturbed Uriamghat area of Assam on Friday even as night curfew continued.
India | 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...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 20, 2014
Security forces today apprehended a wanted Naxalite from the forests of Jashpur district in Chhattisgarh.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 29, 2014
A total of 59,000 personnel of central paramilitary forces and state police as well as two helicopters would be deployed during elections in seven Lok Sabha constituencies in Bihar on April 30.
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.
Election 2014 | Siddharth Ranjan Das (With PTI inputs) | Sunday April 13, 2014
13 people, including poll officials and CRPF jawans, were killed in two Maoist attacks in Chhattisgarh on Saturday.
Election 2014 | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday April 12, 2014
At least 12 people, including poll officials and CRPF jawans, were killed in two Maoist attacks in Chhattisgarh today.
Election 2014 | 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...
Election 2014 | Sanchari Bhattacharya (With inputs by PTI) | Wednesday April 9, 2014
The CRPF jawans were on their way back -- after escorting officials of the Election Commission to their respective constituencies in the district -- when they were attacked by the Naxals today morning.
India | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday April 8, 2014
The alleged SOS of a "dying jawan" had Bihar battling a huge controversy before it was revealed as an error; the soldier filmed begging for help after being wounded in a landmine blast is alive and in hospital.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Monday April 7, 2014
Two CRPF personnel were killed and seven other security officials injured when they were defusing a landmine planted by Maoists in Bihar's Aurangabad district today.
India | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Thursday March 13, 2014
After the Naxal attack in Tongal on Tuesday in which 15 jawans of a patrol team of 50 CRPF and state police officials were killed, work at most of the road construction sites in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region have come to a grinding halt.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday March 12, 2014
Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh today paid tribute to 11 CRPF jawans who were among 16 people killed in a Naxal ambush in Jagdalpur yesterday. Speaking to reporters after paying tribute, Mr Shinde vowed...
India | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Wednesday March 12, 2014
Sixteen people were killed in a gun battle after Naxals ambushed them in the heavily-forested district of Jagdalpur in Chhattisgarh on Tuesday morning, close to the spot where 25 people, including top Congress leaders, were killed in a Naxal ambush l...
India | 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 | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 22, 2013
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today advised them to differentiate between strictness and misbehaviour while discharging their duties.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 17, 2013
For the first time, lakhs of paramilitary soldiers may be able to download the ballot paper from the Internet, cast their vote and send it by post to the returning officer in the next Lok Sabha elections.