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 | Saturday April 23, 2016
The students of National Institute Of Technology (NIT), Srinagar today took out a protest march and demanded permanent deployment of the CRPF in the campus and reshuffling of college administration and immediate formation of Student's Council.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 20, 2016
Suspected Maoists today triggered a bomb blast at an under-construction Constable Training Centre, beside a CRPF camp, under Jadugora police station limits in Jharkhand.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 19, 2016
In a major reshuffle, 12 senior Delhi Police officers were given new assignments and Deepak Mishra, who was Special Commissioner (administration) and second in command in the force, was transferred to the CRPF on a Central deputation on Monday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 11, 2016
An 80-year-old voter was killed and three others, including two CRPF personnel, were injured in a clash between the central force and voters in Sorbhog contituency in Barpeta district today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 9, 2016
The CRPF today said it will withdraw from the National Institute of Technology, Srinagar as soon as normalcy is restored and the classes resume there. CRPF Director General K Durga Prasad said the situation in the campus is peaceful right now.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday April 6, 2016
The NIT campus in Srinagar -- which saw clashes last week among students after India exited the T20 World Cup -- is a high-tension zone again with students being lathi-charged by the police, paramilitary forces assigned for the night to guard the campus, and two Union ministers tweeting about the situation.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 2, 2016
Five Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel were today injured in a series of blasts carried out by Maoists in Dhanbad district of Jharkhand.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday April 1, 2016
Three of the seven soldiers killed in a landmine blast triggered by Maoists in Dantewada were also shot, the top officer of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) said today.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Thursday March 31, 2016
A day after a powerful landmine blast killed seven of its men in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada, the Central Reserve Police Forces said it is likely that information about the troop movement had leaked out. A hunt is on for the mole who could be from "within or outside" the paramilitary forces.
India News | Sreenivasan Jain | Thursday March 31, 2016
Hours after seven soldiers travelling in a truck were killed in a powerful landmine blast triggered by Maoists in Dantewada, the home minister of Chhattisgarh said the personnel had been careless, had ignored warnings and not followed protocol.
India News | Agencies | Thursday March 31, 2016
A powerful landmine blast struck a truck filled with para-military soldiers in central Chhattisgarh, killing seven policemen, in the latest attack by Naxals.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 28, 2016
Former Director General of CRPF Prakash Mishra and former Union Culture Secretary Ravindra Singh were appointed as advisers to the governor of Uttarakhand, where President's Rule has been imposed.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 27, 2016
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today assured Lok Sabha member KC Venugopal that CRPF would hold an enquiry into the alleged disrespect shown by the paramilitary force to the body of one of its jawans, who died in Bilaspur in Chhattisgarh.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 11, 2016
A CRPF jawan was killed and four others, including two officers, were injured in an IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Maoist-hit Sukma district today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 5, 2016
The CRPF, the paramilitary force, today bid farewell to one of its martyred commandos who was killed in a Maoist encounter in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district.
India News | Reported by Ketki Angre and Siddharth Ranjan Das (with inputs from agencies) | Saturday March 5, 2016
Three commandos of the Central Reserve Police Force's anti-naxal unit Cobra died fighting Maoists in Chhatisgarh's Sukma district, about 500 km from Raipur, while 13 others were injured.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 4, 2016
Five CRPF commandos, including two officers, sustained bullet injuries during an anti-Maoist operation in Chhattisgarh's worst Left Wing violence-affected Sukma district today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 29, 2016
The country's two largest paramilitary forces Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Border Security Force (BSF) today got new chiefs.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday February 22, 2016
Army and paramilitary forces today took control of a key Haryana canal that supplies water to Delhi and was damaged by Jat protesters fighting for reservation in jobs and education.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Monday February 22, 2016
Two Army Captains are among five security personnel who have been killed while fighting terrorists in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Pampore that has been on for over 40 hours. A civilian was also killed in the gunbattle that began on Saturday afternoon.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal and Nazir Masoodi | Monday February 22, 2016
Another Army officer has been killed in the ongoing encounter in Kashmir's Pampore, taking the number of lives lost in the encounter so far to six.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi and Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Sunday February 21, 2016
Two police personnel were killed and 11 others injured after terrorists attacked a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) convoy near Pampore on the outskirts of Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 19, 2016
Maoist menace is rearing its ugly ahead again in Odisha and the newly created state of Telangana after lying low for some time with the overall situation in Left Wing Extremism (LWE)-affected states remaining "fluid", the Chief of the lead anti-Naxal operations force, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has said.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Jatin Gandhi | Saturday February 13, 2016
Three paramilitary personnel have been injured in a bomb blast triggered by Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district today morning.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 24, 2016
A CRPF jawan on Saturday injured in a pressure bomb blast laid by naxals on an under-construction route in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Dantewada district, police said.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 15, 2016
Family members of a 35-year-old Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) employee, who died in a road accident after being hit by a Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) bus, have been awarded a compensation of over Rs 68 lakh by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT).
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 9, 2016
Five Maoists were killed in an encounter with the elite commando unit of the CRPF after a fierce gunbattle in the jungles of Aurangabad district of the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 6, 2016
Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF will soon deploy about 300 women commandos for undertaking operations in some of the states affected by Naxal extremism.
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.