Mar 08, 2021 06:26 PM IST
On this women’s day we take a look at stats on women personnel serving in the central paramilitary/armed police forces.
- Feb 07, 2021 08:13 PM IST
A flood occurred in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district after a glacial burst caused an avalanche. Five locals, including shepherds with their 180 sheep and goats were swept away in the flash flood. Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said around 125 people were missing, but the number could be higher. The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) and other agencies are carrying out rescue operations on a war footing in the affected areas. Take a look.
- Feb 07, 2021 03:40 PM IST
Union Home Minister Amit Shah spoke to Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat and assured him of all possible support to deal with the situation arising in the wake of glacier burst and floods.
- Sep 24, 2020 04:56 PM IST
The official said the border guarding forces have already been directed to strengthen security at their respective fronts including by operationalising more posts and reducing inter-border out post distance.
- Mar 03, 2020 08:20 PM IST
Five MPs had asked the Union Home Ministry if the government was considering to merge the SSB with the ITBP.
- Aug 21, 2017 12:35 PM IST
India and China have been locked in a face-off in the Doklam area of the Sikkim sector after Indian troops stopped the Chinese Army from building a road in the area.
- Feb 18, 2016 12:41 PM IST
In an interview with CNBC-TV18, A Nithya, Whole Time Director of RPP said that the company‘s orderbook is around Rs 700 crore with the addition of this order.
- Nov 01, 2015 02:33 PM IST
An association of former officials of forces like CRPF, BSF, ITBP, CISF and SSB will hold the sit-in at Jantar Mantar for implementation of their demands which they say have been in the waiting for the last over a decade.
- Jun 21, 2013 09:23 AM IST
The critical stretch has been between Kedarnath and Guptkashi, but now the big challenge has moved to between Ram Bara and Gaurikund. Evacuations are expected to continue for another week, while air operations will continue for three more days. The Sonprayag-Rudraprayag and the Uttarkashi-Rishikesh roads have now opened.
- Jun 18, 2013 05:56 PM IST
Incessant rains in Uttarakhand has risen the death toll to 58 and left close to 60,000 tourists and pilgrims stranded. Landslide and flooding have severely hampered the rescue operations.
- Jun 17, 2013 10:08 PM IST
Incessant rains in Uttarakhand and Himachal have left 50 people dead and thousands stranded. Worst hit areas in Uttarakhand are Uttarkashi, Tehri, Haridwar, and Dehradun. Indian army and Indo-Tibetan Border Police has been put on alert
- Jun 25, 2012 06:48 PM IST
The government is likely to provide paramilitary forces to Steel Authority of India (SAIL) for a major mining project in Chhattisgarh and construction of a 90-km-long railway track to transport ore slurry through the Naxal-hit area.
- Apr 12, 2012 09:37 AM IST
Maharashtra government has refused to foot the Rs 19.28 crore bill sent by ITBP towards reimbursing expenses for guarding 26/11 terrorist Ajmal Kasab lodged in the Arthur Road jail in Mumbai and wants Centre to waive the amount.