ITBP jawan had been denied leave for wedding

Rahman, the youngest of three siblings, had joined ITBP in 2008 and was posted in Narayanpur, Chhattisgarh, part of Maoist-infested Bastar district. 

published on : 6th December 2019

Congress, IUML give adjournment motion notice in LS over ITBP personnel killing

On Wednesday, an ITBP soldier deployed in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur opened fire, killing five of his colleagues before shooting himself dead.

published on : 5th December 2019

ITBP jawan kills 5 colleagues amid scuffle, then turns gun on self in Chhattisgarh

Unconfirmed sources cited that the jawan who opened fire was reportedly much distressed over denial of leave and on Wednesday entered into some altercation with others.

published on : 4th December 2019

Madhya Pradesh: ITBP soldier threatens to imitate Paan Singh Tomar over 'assault' on kin

Paan Singh Tomar was a seven-time national steeplechase champion in the 1950s and 1960s, who represented India at the 1958 Asian Games.

published on : 25th August 2019

Kashmir on the edge as 10,000 more troops rush to state after Doval visit

Political parties slammed the move with former IAS officer and J&K People's Party chief Shah Faesal suspecting "something sinister."

published on : 27th July 2019

ITBP releases video of eight trekkers showing their 'last moments'

The mountaineers went missing on May 25 and even of the total eight bodies were brought down by the ITBP from about 19,000 feet to a lower base on July 3.

published on : 8th July 2019

ITBP calls for responsible mountaineering, will set up five rescue teams in Himalayas

The bodies, comprising six foreigners and one Indian, were first spotted by the Indian Air Force's (IAF) search planes on June 3, after they were reported missing on May 25.

published on : 8th July 2019

Amarnath Yatra: 25 pilgrims feeling breathlessness administered oxygen by ITBP

According to the police, the pilgrims were on the Baltal route of Amarnath Yatra.

published on : 4th July 2019

Amarnath Yatra: 15 pilgrims feeling breathlessness administered oxygen by ITBP

The 46-day-long yatra began on July 1, the day of Masik Shivratri, and will conclude on August 15, the day of Shravan Purnima.

published on : 3rd July 2019

ITBP team brings seven bodies of mountaineers to lower base in Uttarakhand

ITBP spokesman Vivek Kumar Pandey said the team is trying to move the bodies to a base camp further down the mountain so that they can be airlifted in a day or two.

published on : 2nd July 2019

Aparna Kumar becomes first IPS officer to complete Seven Summit challenge by scaling Mt Denali

She scaled the peak on Sunday in her third attempt after two efforts in 2018 and 2017.

published on : 1st July 2019

Woman ITBP officer becomes first Indian civil servant to climb Mount Denali

Aparna Kumar, an IPS officer of 2002 batch from Uttar Pradesh cadre, climbed the peak on her third attempt, and also completed her "Seven Summits" Challenge.

published on : 1st July 2019