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J&K: Pak ceasefire along LoC kills 8-month-old, injures 6

The firing, in violation of ceasefire pact, came 2 days after 4 civilians, a BSF jawan were killed in Pak shelling in Jammu.

22 May 2018 9:06 AM

Pak rangers fire mortar shells at Indian posts, day after 'pleading' for ceasefire

The mortar firing from across the border started around 7 am in Arnia sector of Jammu and is still continuing, an official said.

21 May 2018 10:23 AM

Pak rangers 'plead' BSF to stop retaliatory firing as trooper killed across IB

BSF also released 19-second thermal-imagery footage showing destruction of Pak picket across border in retaliation to unprovoked shelling.

20 May 2018 2:19 PM

BSF initiative to beat loneliness among jawans

190 jawan guesthouses across the country for newly-married couples.

09 Apr 2018 1:30 AM

J&K: 4 'foreign' militants planning suicide attack on security forces killed

The police in a statement said that the militants were 'eliminated' in a 'well coordinated daylong operation.'  

28 Mar 2018 7:46 PM


At least 700 troopers committed suicide in last six years: Home ministry

The reasons include 'lack of stability, loneliness and domestic strife', senior officials of the ministry said.

22 Mar 2018 7:59 PM

BSF officers with ‘lavish’ lifestyle, membership of costly clubs to be under scanner

A section of officials termed these criteria as 'ridiculous'.

12 Mar 2018 9:52 AM

BSF revokes jawan's pay cut for 'disrespecting' Modi after PM intervenes

The CO of the unit, Commandant Anup Lal Bhagat, issued an order handing down a 'pay fine of 7 days'.

07 Mar 2018 7:37 PM

IB shelling: BSF, Rangers meet, India says will not tolerate such incidents

The BSF said the sector commander-level meeting took place in Suchetgarh area of the border 'on the request' of the Pakistani side.

25 Jan 2018 7:13 PM

ASEAN flag, BSF women motorcycle contingent among many firsts this R-Day

A tableau of AIR will be leading a series of 23 tableaux during R-Day parade for the 1st time and will feature Modi’s ‘Mann Ki Baat.

23 Jan 2018 9:18 PM


J&K: Death toll rises to 11 in 4 days of ceasefire violation by Pak

Sepoy C K Roy, was injured in Pakistani firing on Saturday and succumbed to injuries at the military hospital on Saturday night.

21 Jan 2018 1:09 PM

2 civilians, 1 jawan killed on 3rd day of ceasefire violation along IB, LoC

The officials said two civilians, Gaura Ram (17) of Kapur R S Pura and Gour Singh (45) of Abdullian, were killed and five others injured.

20 Jan 2018 2:52 PM

Will fire 10 bullets for 1: India attacks Pak over ceasefire violations

The latest ceasefire violation comes after 7 Pak soldiers were killed by Indian Army in cross-border firing initiated by Pak rangers.

20 Jan 2018 9:10 AM

J&K: 2 civilians dead, 3 injured in Pak ceasefire violation

The Border Security Force (BSF) personnel have launched a retaliatory firing. The exchange of fire is still on.

19 Jan 2018 10:13 AM

15 new BSF, ITBP battalions planned to fortify borders

While the BSF is the country’s largest border guarding force with a strength of about 2.5 lakh, the ITBP has about 90,000 personnel.

15 Jan 2018 1:18 AM


J&K: BSF launches ‘Operation Alert’ to curb terror along 200 km-long IB

IGP Jammu zone says the effort of the BSF is to maintain peace along the border, but Pakistan is always trying to disturb this peace.

05 Jan 2018 7:56 AM

Jammu: BSF troops kills intruder along IB; destroys 2 Pak posts

Troops observed movement of two-three persons along the IB near Nikowal Border Out Post (BoP) in Arnia sector.

04 Jan 2018 1:18 PM

BSF: Insurgent camps on Bangla soil reduced to zero

Major victory of the security forces over the insurgency and terrorism

18 Dec 2017 2:40 AM

383 policemen martyred last year

56 were BSF members, 42 from J&K, says IB director.

22 Oct 2017 3:25 AM

Rohingya influx: BSF increases vigil

According to the BSF, some of the vulnerable areas include Petrapole, Jayantipur, Haridaspur, Goalpara and Tetulberai.

06 Oct 2017 6:22 AM