04 Mar 2015
Barcelona: Telecom major Bharti Airtel pitched for a hike in mobile and data tariffs, at least in small quantities, as it gears for the biggest ever spectrum auction beginning on Wednesday.
03 Mar 2015
Dehradun: Two army jawans were killed and another went missing when a snow avalanche triggered by incessant rains and heavy snowfall in the higher reaches of Uttarakhand hills over the past two days hit Siyalekh check-post on India-China border in Pithoragarh district.
25 Feb 2015
Gaya: In a wreath laying ceremony attended by the top brass, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Wednesday bid adieu to its two jawans killed in a landmine blast by Maoists in Gaya district of Bihar. Eleven others were injured in the incident on Tuesday.
17 Feb 2015
New Delhi: CRPF chief Prakash Mishra asked his troops to undertake dare-devil operations in anti-Naxal and anti-insurgency hit areas in the country but ensure a 'zero' casualty rate by doing these tasks smartly and tactically.
01 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Unhappy with certain Budget proposals, Garment exporters body AEPC on Sunday said increase in service tax would make the industry uncompetitive in the global market.
02 Mar 2015
New Delhi: A Bill to raise the number of members of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council from 50 to 58 was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday, amid protests by some Opposition members.
27 Feb 2015
Raipur: With an aim of countering the 'anti-developmental' propaganda of Maoists, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has devised a new strategy of putting up hoardings in local dialect to seek tribals' support in construction of a National Highway in Chhattisgarh's worst insurgency-hit Sukma district.
09 Feb 2015
Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday sought from the Centre more paramilitary forces and large MI-17 helicopter for smoother combing operations in Naxal-hit areas of the state.
02 Dec 2011
In a boost to troops and officers of CRPF and other forces engaged in anti-Naxal operations, the government has approved a 30 percent hike in their allowances on par with the special 'risk' pay drawn by Army personnel.
11 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Continuous deployment in “high intensity conflict areas” is forcing jawans and officers of country’s largest paramilitary CRPF to suffer from “social ostracisation”, a report prepared on the state of affairs of the force has said.