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BSF using tech based solutions for sealing riverine gap along Indo-Bangla border

BSF using tech based solutions for sealing riverine gap along Indo-Bangla border

The Border Security Force (BSF) is using technology based solutions for sealing the existing riverine gap along the Indo-Bangla border in Meghalaya.The BSF also said that air surveillance with the help of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in sensitive areas along Indo-Bangladesh International border is being mooted.”The MHA (Ministry of Home Affairs) is being approached for

Centre, State committed to address issues of border dwellers: Mehbooba

Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said today that both Centre and State Governments were committed to address problems of border dwellers and have initiated series of steps in this direction even as she hoped that peace would prevail soon along the International Border (IB) and will live peaceful life there. Mehbooba asserted this while inter-acting with

US scientists predict more big earthquakes in 2018

If a prediction by two US scientists were true, then the world could see an increase in the number of strong earthquakes in 2018 and the next few years. Roger Bilham of the University of Colorado and Rebecca Bendick of the University of Montana, who presented their research at the annual conference of the Geological

Karvan-e-Aman bus leave to cross over to POK

The weekly Karvan-e-Aman bus, operating between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad, capital of Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK) left on Monday morning from here to cross over to other side, official sources said. The weekly bus with eleven passengers left Srinagar this morning for Kaman post, the last Indian military post on this side of the Line of Control (LoC)

NIA likely to probe human trafficking cases

Anti-terror probe agency NIA could be empowered to investigate cases of human trafficking, in what seems to be a breakthrough in the nearly year-long consultations among various stakeholders, including the home ministry and the ministry of women and child development. Sources say the additional responsibility for the National Investigation Agency (NIA) would be part of

Take steps to ensure peace along LoC: Indian DGMO to Pak

Indian Army’s Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) asked his Pakistani counterpart to take steps to ensure peace and tranquillity along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir. In a telephonic conversation over the hotline, Indian Army’s Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) Lt Gen AK Bhatt told his Pakistani counterpart that Indian troops

Take steps to ensure peace along LoC: Indian DGMO to Pak

In a telephonic conversation over the hotline, Indian Army’s Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) Lt Gen AK Bhatt told his Pakistani counterpart that Indian troops will continue to take all retaliatory measures and “retain” the “right” to punitively respond to any provocative acts of transgression from the Pakistani side. Lt Gen Bhatt told the

Srinagar-Leh highway, Mughal road remain closed for 3rd day

The national highway, connecting Ladakh region with Kashmir valley and historic Mughal road remained closed for the third day on Sunday due to slippery road condition following snowfall. However, the 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway, linking Kashmir with the rest of the country was through for traffic. Meanwhile, police rescued about 40 people who got stranded

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