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Shiromani Akali Dal Chief Sukhbir Badal Courts Arrest In Chandigarh

Oct 14, 2021 Harish Manav

Sukhbir Badal was protesting the way the Centre has enhanced the powers of the BSF

TMC, Punjab CM Attack Centre Over Extension Of BSF's Jurisdiction By 35Kms

Oct 14, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

TMC and Punjab Chief Minister have criticised government's decision to authorise BSF to undertake search, seizure and arrest within a larger 50 km stretch of the border of West Bengal, Assam and Punjab instead of existing 15Km. Captain Amarinder Singh, however supports this amendment.

Pakistani Spy Repatriated After 15 Years; Process Hindered By Pandemic Over A Year

43-year-old Ali was caught in connection to espionage in March 2006 after seizing questionable documents from Nai Sadak area which falls under the ambit of Inderganj Police Station's jurisdiction of Gwalior.

BSF Jawan Commits Suicide Using Own Service Rifle In Tripura

Aug 04, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The deceased jawan was identified as Baburam Choudhury (41) from the 80th battalion of the BSF, a resident of Jodhpur in Rajasthan.

BSF Lodges Strong Protest With Pak Rangers Over Drone Activities In Jammu Area

A Sector Commander level meeting held between Border Security Force and Pakistan Rangers on International Border in Suchetgarh area to maintain peace and harmony at International Border.

10 June, 2021

Chinese National Held By BSF Along India-Bangladesh Border In West Bengal, Laptop And Passport Seized

Outlook Web Bureau

A Chinese passport bearing a Bangladeshi visa, a laptop and three mobile phone SIM cards were found on the man who was identified by security officials as Junwei Han.

21 April, 2021

BSF Demands FIR Against ‘Pigeon From Pakistan’; Bird In Police Custody

Outlook Web Bureau

The pigeon flew from across the border and carried a piece of paper tied to its leg, which contained a number, BSF personnel said demanding legal action against the bird.

27 March, 2021

BSF And BGB Celebrate Ties With Soccer Match

Ayanangsha Maitra

Match held to commemorate Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Bangladesh

21 March, 2021

Pakistani Man Sneaks Into Indian Side During Night, Gets Arrested

Outlook Web Bureau

The Pakistani intruder was arrested along the International Border (IB) in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir.

14 March, 2021

Punjab: Pakistani Drone Spotted In Pathankot, Returns As BSF Opens Fire

Outlook Web Bureau

The drone which came from the Pakistani side was sighted at Dinda post, close to Bamial along the Indo-Pak international border.

23 January, 2021

150-Metre-Long Tunnel Built By Pakistan Unearthed In J&K’s Kathua District: BSF

Outlook Web Bureau

According to officials, over the last ten years, ten such secret, underground tunnels have been detected in the region.


13 December, 2020

Two Terrorists Killed, Another Held In Encounter In J-K's Poonch


The officials said the group is believed to have infiltrated from the Pakistan-occupied Kashmir and was on its way to Shopian district.

03 December, 2020

India-Bangladesh Border Talks To Be Held Outside Delhi For First Time


Guwahati to host meet to discuss curbing border crimes and enhancing cooperation between the two neighbouring nations from December 22.

02 December, 2020

BSF Team Walked 200m Inside Pak Territory To Unearth Cross-Border Tunnel: Officials


Proper engineering effort had gone in digging the tunnel which shows the involvement of the establishment, BSF said in a statement.

01 December, 2020

BSF Officer Killed In Firing Along Line Of Control In Jammu And Kashmir


The incident took place at Tarkundi area of Mendhar in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district.

01 December, 2020

Recovery Of Tunnels, Drones Proof Of Pakistan's Hostility Towards India: Nityanand Rai


The Union Minister commented on the recent ceasefire violations along LoC in a public address on the occasion of the 56th raising day.

22 November, 2020

BSF Detects Tunnel Suspected To Be Used By Terrorists In Kashmir's Samba Sector


The tunnel was unearthed following an investigation into the recent encounter near Nagrota on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway.


15 November, 2020

Pakistan Used Heavy Artillery During Friday's Shelling In J&K: BSF Officer


Officials also said that the Indian forces have foiled a major cross-border infiltration attempt

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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