India News | Written by Tania Saili Bakshi | Saturday October 3, 2015
Known to secure and guard the borders of the county, the Indo-Tibetan-Border-Police are now undertaking a unique mission to spread awareness about government initiatives. A 46 member team headed by ITBP commandant, Surendar Khatri will set their rafts along the river Ganges in Devprayag, where the tributaries Alaknanda and Bhagirathi merge into the...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 12, 2015
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Jammu and Kashmir next week to review the security situation in the state, an official said today.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday September 13, 2015
A stand-off is on between Indian and Chinese troops in the Burtse region of northern Ladakh. Both sides have sent reinforcements, top officials have told NDTV. The stand-off began after Indian troops dismantled a watchtower the Chinese were building close to the mutually-agreed patrolling line.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 12, 2015
The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel, who had allegedly killed his superior and injured another colleague by opening fire at the prestigious IAS Academy in Mussoorie two days ago, today surrendered before police in Chandigarh.
India News | Written by Tania Saili Bakshi | Friday July 10, 2015
A jawan of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force, deployed at the gate of prestigious Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, shot at two of his colleagues on Friday evening.
Cities | Written by Tania Saili Bakshi, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Thursday May 14, 2015
Two people have been killed and eight injured in two separate road accidents near Mussoorie on Thursday. The two who lost their lives were in a car that fell into a gorge on the hill town's by-pass road.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 22, 2015
A special squad of American 'canine officers' have reached Delhi in order to sanitise and conduct anti-sabotage checks at some of the prime venues which will be visited by US President Barack Obama during his forthcoming visit to India.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 27, 2014
Indian Army chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag on Saturday reviewed the security situation in Assam in the aftermath of the gory killings by Bodo militants, as security forces intensified operations along the international border with Bhutan.
India News | Written by Nitin Gokhale | Monday August 18, 2014
Ladakh is as remote as it is vast and empty - for miles together there is no population - but that does not make administering the country's largest district any easier.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
The Chinese Army has transgressed the Sino-Indian border 334 times in 2014 and a total of 1,278 times between 2010-13, Rajya Sabha was informed today.
India News | Nitin Gokhale | Saturday August 2, 2014
We leave Leh, Ladakh's capital exactly at 7 in the morning. When you travel in the mountains, its best to start as early as possible.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 23, 2014
BJP President Rajnath Singh today condemned the attack on the Indian Consulate in Afghanistan and lauded the role of brave ITBP jawans and officers for putting up a brave defence.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 18, 2014
Chinese troops made a fresh attempt to violate the border with India in Chumar area in Ladakh on Sunday and retreated only after ITBP and Army jawans formed a human wall to block their incursion bid.
India News | 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.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday February 7, 2014
A jawan of the Indo Tibetan Police (ITBP) was arrested for allegedly raping a college student, police said today in Rewari in Haryana.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday September 6, 2013
The government today came under attack in Parliament over a report that Chinese troops occupied 640 sq kn of Indian territory in April, near the border in north-east Ladakh.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday June 27, 2013
Sanjiv Kumar of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police was on the helicopter that crashed on Tuesday while on a rescue mission in Uttarakhand.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday June 26, 2013
A day after a helicopter crashed while on a rescue mission in Uttarakhand, killing all 20 people on board, the air force today vowed that its operations to locate and assist thousands who remain stranded in the state will continue.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday June 26, 2013
Commandos searching the narrow valley where a helicopter crashed in Uttarakhand with 20 people on board, have found five more bodies today. 12 had been located on Tuesday evening, so 17 bodies have now been recovered.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from PTI) | Wednesday June 26, 2013
Wing Commander Darryl Castelino said on Monday that he was happy he was getting to wear his dark green jumpsuit for a big operation to "bring in more and more live people" stranded in Uttarakhand, which has been battered by heavy rain and flash floods since last week.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 23, 2013
At least 5,000 people may have been killed in the Uttarakhand deluge, a state minister said on Sunday, as rescuers evacuated by road and air 12,000 more stranded people while 10,000 survivors still remained to be taken to safety.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 20, 2013
Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh on Thursday described as "sad" and "unbelievable" the experience of getting caught in massive floods in Uttarakhand while on a pilgrimage.
India News | Agencies | Thursday June 20, 2013
With hundreds feared dead in Uttarakhand and more than 60,000 people still stranded in the state after torrential rain and landslides, the Supreme Court today ordered the central and state government to spare no effort to rescue people.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 19, 2013
The off-spinner yesterday accompanied Indo-Tibetan Border Police officials to the forces' barracks and campuses where stranded pilgrims are being provided food and medicines.