Armed forces facing shortage of anti-mine vehicles: MHA

Mar 20 2018

The Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) are facing a shortage of mine-protected vehicles (MPVs), Minister of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir informed Parliament.

Naxal attack: There was no intelligence failure, says Ahir

Mar 14 2018

Ahir said there was no intelligence failure and asserted that the government was committed to ensuring the security of jawans.

PM Narendra Modi salutes CRPF men killed in Sukma blast

Mar 13 2018

PM Modi said the country salutes the nine CRPF personnel killed in an IED blast in Chhattisgarh and stands shoulder to shoulder with the families of the bravehearts.

Rajnath Singh condemns Chhattisgarh Naxal attack

Mar 13 2018

Rajnath Singh condemned the killings of nine CRPF personnel in a suspected Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh and described the incident as "deeply distressing".

Nitish announces funeral of CRPF jawan with full police honour

Feb 13 2018

Nitish Kumar saluted bravery of CRPF jawan who was killed while foiling terrorists attack and announced that his funeral would be performed with full police honour.

10.5 pc hike in MHA budget; gets Rs 92,679.86 cr for 2018-19

Feb 01 2018

The Home Ministry's budgetary provisions have been pegged at over Rs 92,600 crore for the next fiscal, a hike of 10.5 per cent over 2017-18.

Four Indian police, two militants killed in Kashmir attack

Jan 01 2018

Four Indian paramilitary policemen and two militants were killed in a gunbattle that ensued after militants stormed into a police training centre in Kashmir.

Pulwama suicide attack:Three CRPF personnel,2 militants killed

Dec 31 2017

Heavily armed militants today launched a pre-dawn suicide attack on a CRPF camp in Pulwama district of south Kashmir, killing 3 personnel of the force.

Killing militants won't wipe out militancy in JK: Mehbooba

Nov 29 2017

Mehbooba Mufti said militancy cannot be wiped out by killing militants alone, adding that a more "humane approach" was needed to tackle the problem.

Centre withdraws Lalu Prasad's 'Z+' NSG security cover

Nov 27 2017

Yadav will not have National Security Guard black cat commandos guarding him any more.

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The co is also in discussions to sell its residential and commercial projects in Chennai

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