India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 8, 2017
There has been a rise in resignations and applications seeking voluntary retirements from paramilitary forces last year, with BSF and CRPF topping the chart, the Lok Sabha was told on Tuesday.
India News | NDTV News Desk | Monday February 6, 2017
Fifty-nine trainee commandos of the elite CoBRA - an anti-Naxal and jungle warfare unit - went missing from a train as they were going for their first assignment in Bihar. After an inquiry, the shocked Central Reserved Police Force, or CRPF, to which these men belonged, said they had gone home without permission for the weekend and departmental act...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 29, 2017
A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan was today killed in an explosion of a pressure bomb allegedly planted by Naxals in the insurgency-hit Sukma district of Chhattisgarh, police said.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Saturday January 28, 2017
It is common perception that our indigenous dog breed is simply not up to the job when it comes to being part of the bomb disposal squad in the security forces. But the Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF jawans in Kondagaon area of Chhattisgarh's Bastar have proved this notion to be wrong.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 25, 2017
Police and paramilitary CRPF personnel have been deployed in the city and at entry points to the summer capital of the state, a police official said.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Thursday January 19, 2017
Panned by the Border Security Force after his viral videos complaining about the food served at the kitchens in the Line of Control, BSF constable Tej Bahadur Yadav has found support among his colleagues in the CRPF in faraway Bastar, in Chhattisgarh. The general opinion - expressed carefully on condition of anonymity - is that the jawan would not ...
Srinagar News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Wednesday January 18, 2017
After nearly five months of unrest following the death of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani, security is being scaled down in Kashmir valley. More than 100 companies of the paramilitary force CRPF -- approximately 13,000 troops brought in to deal with the law and order crisis -- are moving out. More than half of them have already been withdra...
India News | NDTV NEWS DESK | Friday January 13, 2017
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said today that soldiers must raise their complaints internally, referring to recent videos of a Border Security Force or BSF jawan complaining about poor food and near starvation.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 13, 2017
A new video of an army jawan on Thursday surfaced on social media in which he has alleged harassment by superiors for writing to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the problems faced by the soldiers, soon after similar videos of complaint came to light from a BSF jawan and a CRPF constable.
India News | Written by Nidhi Razdan | Thursday January 12, 2017
As a new video emerged of a CRPF constable, Jeet Singh, complaining about lack of facilities and poor salaries, the head of the paramilitary force, K Durga Prasad, told NDTV that many of these issues have been raised with the government, though he did not approve of jawans using social media to air their problems.
India News | NDTV NEWS DESK | Thursday January 12, 2017
In the middle of a controversy over a soldier's Facebook videos alleging poor quality food for the troops, a constable of the paramilitary CRPF or Central Reserve Police Force has posted a message to the PM on YouTube, alleging discrimination compared to the army and abysmal pay.
Saturday January 7, 2017
Basit Ahmad and Mohammad Asrar deserve all the credit for never letting their passion die, despite the simmering unrest in Jammu and Kashmir. The unrest meant there were was no sports activity in the valley for over four months.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 23, 2016
Days after a row erupted over the army drill at toll plazas in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today objected to the centre's move to deploy CRPF personnel for providing security to Income Tax officials during search operations in the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 18, 2016
In the wake of terror attack on army convoy yesterday, security of the forces during their movement on Srinagar-Jammu national highway was today reviewed at a high level meeting chaired by state police chief K Rajendra Kumar who pressed for devising foolproof mechanism.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 21, 2016
Two CRPF jawans were today injured in a pressure bomb blast triggered by Naxals in the dense forest of Chhattisgarh's worst insurgency-hit Sukma district, police said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 20, 2016
One person was killed and two CRPF jawans were injured in three blasts triggered by unidentified outfits in Imphal today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 15, 2016
For the first time, CRPF has deployed a team of women commandos in anti-Naxal operations in Jharkhand.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Wednesday October 12, 2016
A gun-battle with two terrorists who barged into a government building in Jammu and Kashmir's Pampore ended today after 60 hours. Both terrorists were killed.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 5, 2016
A full-fledged company of CRPF's women battalion will be deployed in Jharkhand in the next ten days to carry out anti-maoist operations, CRPF Director General K Durga Prasad said today.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 16, 2016
Suspecting that his friend had illicit relationship with his wife, a former CRPF constable shot at and injured him following which the accused has been arrested, police said on Thursday.
Gurgaon News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 16, 2016
Gul Junaid Khan from Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla today led 85 of his colleagues as they walked the 'antim pag' (last step) to be commissioned as direct entry officers in the country's largest paramilitary force CRPF.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 11, 2016
Central police organisations like IB, CBI and NIA are among 32 government entities which are yet to implement e-office project.
India News | Saturday September 10, 2016
Terrorists have opened fire at a camp of Central Reserve Police Force in south Kashmir's Pulwama district.
India News | Written by Vishnu Som, Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Friday September 9, 2016
In the next 48 hours, thousands more soldiers will be deployed in south Kashmir, with an emphasis on rural areas. The military is moving back into areas that it vacated in the last two years as they were considered militant-free.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 2, 2016
India's largest paramilitary force, the CRPF has asked for more funds from the Centre for building special facilities for its injured personnel. Hundreds of its personnel have suffered serious injuries while performing their duty in anti-terror operations all over the country.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 29, 2016
PV Sindhu won the women's singles silver medal in badminton at the recently concluded 2016 Rio Olympics.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 24, 2016
A paramilitary trooper guarding the Vaishno Devi temple near here was killed on Wednesday when a landslide triggered by heavy rain washed away a portion of the track to the hill shrine and hit a shelter for pilgrims.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 21, 2016
A naxal was gunned down in an encounter with security forces in Errabor police station area of Chhatisgarh's Sukma district while a CRPF jawan was injured in a pressure bomb blast laid by Maoists in the same area.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 19, 2016
The Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF has informed the Jammu and Kashmir High Court that if pellet guns are banned as a crowd control measure, its personnel will be forced to fire bullets in extreme situations, which can cause more fatalities.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 17, 2016
The encounter took place in the early morning today in the restive Dabba-Kunna hills when the joint team of CRPF, District Reserve Group and STF was out on an anti-Maoist operation, Dantewada Superintendent of Police Kamlochan Kashyap told PTI.