Security Forces

Explosives haul after security forces, Maoists exchange fire in Tulasi forest

Earlier on October 12, three Maoists including a woman were gunned down in an exchange of fire in the Tulasi forest area.

published on : 18th October 2021

Collapse of Afghan security forces was not abrupt but slow, painful: The Washington Post report

The United States' role in Afghanistan has come under scanner after the Taliban's swift takeover of Kabul, following an offensive that saw the quick fall of the US-trained Afghan army.

published on : 27th September 2021

Militants attack security forces in Srinagar; no casualties reported

A small team of Police while laying cordon came under fire from terrorists in Noorbagh Srinagar, the Kashmir Zone Police said on its official Twitter handle.

published on : 18th September 2021

Stung by Afghan debacle, EU forges ahead with security plans

Earlier this month, EU ministers debated creating a standby EU force of around 5,000 troops to deploy in crises like the one at Kabul airport.

published on : 15th September 2021

UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet slams Taliban over reprisal killings

Bachelet cites “multiple” allegations of Taliban house-to-house searches looking for officials from the previous government and “people who cooperated with U.S. security forces and companies.”

published on : 13th September 2021

Border forces, armed counter-terrorism units to have training module on Taliban

The ground forces and their intelligence setup have been asked to update both their strategy, tactics and combat syllabus on the new 'geo-political situation in central and south Asia'.

published on : 12th September 2021

Afghanistan government formation: Taliban to wait until August 31 amid growing protests across country

Taliban lead negotiator Anas Haqqani has told his ex-government interlocuters that the insurgent movement has a deal with the US 'to do nothing' until after the final withdrawal date passes.

published on : 20th August 2021

Taliban take over Afghanistan: What we know and what's next

Taliban fighters stormed across Afghanistan, capturing all major cities in a matter of days, as Afghan security forces trained and equipped by the US and its allies melted away.

published on : 16th August 2021

Schools in Jammu & Kashmir to be renamed after security men killed in militant violence

The Divisional Commissioner directed all 10 DCs to identify government schools in villages, municipal wards of their districts that can be named after the slain security men.

published on : 6th August 2021

Encounter breaks out between militants, security forces in J-K's Shopian district

The security forces had launched a cordon-and-search operation in the Check Sadiq Khan area of the south Kashmir district, following information about the presence of militants there.

published on : 18th July 2021

Roadside bomb targeting troops kills two in southwest Pakistan

The overnight attack happened in Pasni, a district in the impoverished Baluchistan province, according to a military statement.

published on : 15th July 2021

Five Pakistan paramilitary soldiers killed in attack on security forces in Balochistan

Heavy losses were inflicted on terrorists during the incident in the Sangan area of District Sibi in Balochistan.

published on : 25th June 2021

Pakistan Rangers violate ceasefire, open fire at BSF men along International Border in J&K

This is the first-ever ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the International Border after the two countries signed an agreement on February 24. 

published on : 3rd May 2021

800 companies of security forces deployed ahead of second phase polling of West Bengal

22 companies have been deployed in Nandigram alone, where high-profile contest will be witnessed between incumbent Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and her former ministerial candidate Suvendu Adhikari.

published on : 31st March 2021

BSF jawan injured in IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district

When the patrolling team was cordoning off the forest near a culvert, it might have come in contact with the pressure IED connection, triggering the blast, an official said.

published on : 26th September 2020
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