India News | Edited By Parmeshwar Bawa | Wednesday March 22, 2017
Five suspected Maoists were killed in a gunfight with security forces in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh on Saturday, police said.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Sunday March 19, 2017
Her mother woke up to the sound of gunshots in the neighbourhood. But eight-year-old Kaneeza was fast sleep. Makhini Begum didn't try. It was always quite a task to wake her up, and it seemed safe to stay still. And then, another bullet pierced through the wooden house, and hit her little girl in her chest. She died, in her sleep. Outside the gun-f...
Press Trust of India | Friday March 17, 2017
Saina Nehwal, who turned 27 on Friday, said she is pained by what happened last week and this is a small contribution to the families who have suffered irreparable loss.
Friday March 17, 2017
Akshay Kumar made a donation of 9 lakh each to the families of 12 CRPF jawans killed in a Naxal ambush in Chhattisgarh on March 11
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 14, 2017
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said that Left Wing Extremist groups were "restless" because of the "unprecedented success" of security forces' operations against them, and termed the Maoist attack at Sukma, in Chhattisgarh, in which 12 CRPF troopers were killed a result of that frustration.
India News | Edited By Parmeshwar Bawa | Sunday March 12, 2017
Home minister Rajnath Singh has decided not to play Holi tomorrow in view of the killing of 12 CRPF personnel by Maoists in Chhattisgarh.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday March 12, 2017
Twelve personnel of the CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force) have died after they were ambushed by Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Sukma. Five others have been injured in the ambush, which took place in Bheji district
Jobs | Edited by Maitree Baral | Friday March 10, 2017
CPRF Assistant Sub Inspector (Steno) recruitment 2017 has begun. Details of the selection process are given here.
Jobs | Edited by Maitree Baral | Saturday March 18, 2017
Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has notified about the online recruitment drive for Assistant Sub Inspector (Steno) posts. As a serious aspirant, you should be aware of the eligibility criteria of CRPF Assistant Sub Inspector recruitment.
Jobs | Edited by Maitree Baral | Thursday March 9, 2017
There's a major update regarding CRPF CT (Technical & Tradesmen) open competitive exam 2016! The PST/ PET of the candidates will be held from 22 March 2017 till 22 April 2017.
Jobs | Edited by Anisha Singh | Thursday March 9, 2017
Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has released notification for direct recruitment for the combatised post of Assistant Sub-Inspector (Steno). Total vacancies available are 219 out of which 8 posts are reserved for Ex-servicemen.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Thursday March 2, 2017
The controversial pellet gun is going in for a modification to minimise its lethal effects. The shot gun has caused serious injuries, including blinding hundreds of people during the months-long unrest in Kashmir last year. The Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF has now come up with a deflector that will be fit on the muzzle of the gun so that th...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 28, 2017
With pellet guns leaving hundreds of protesters in Jammu and Kashmir with severe eye injuries, a modified version of the weapon will now be used to ward off any protest ahead or during any anti-terrorism operations. CRPF Director General K Durga Prasad, who is retiring tomorrow, said the paramilitary force had taken the decision of modifying the pe...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 28, 2017
Blasts by Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and hidden explosives have killed hundreds of CRPF and other security forces personnel while as many have been severely maimed or have lost their limbs. The force is also looking at getting some special boots, under test at a Hyderabad-based institute at present, which could save troops from getting hit...
Jobs | Edited by Maitree Baral | Friday February 24, 2017
Apply online for CRPF Constable recruitment 2017! Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) is all prepared to conduct examination for selecting eligible male and female candidates for the Constable post (Technical and Tradesman).
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.