Tuesday, 24 May, 2022

Topic: CISF

CISF to decide on transfers of officers above inspector level after 1 June, says DG Ranjan

The announcement comes a day after the CRPF issued surprise transfer orders to eight inspector general rank officers.

CISF reports 13 new Covid-19 cases, maximum from Delhi metro unit

The maximum rise in cases (10) over the last 24 hours was reported from the Delhi Metro guarding unit. Two CISF personnel succumbed to the disease in the past two days.

When Delhi Metro reopens, these are the guidelines CISF wants followed by commuters, staff

According to new CISF rules, Aarogya Setu app and face masks will be compulsory for Delhi Metro passengers. Its personnel will have to maintain strict hygiene.

Passengers to reach airport two hours early with protective gear when flights resume: CISF

Airport security Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) announced a new necessary post-lockdown plan for passengers to prevent spread of coronavirus.

CISF seizes currency worth Rs 45 lakh hidden in peanuts, meatballs at Delhi airport

Based on suspicious behaviour, security forces intercepted 25-year-old Murad Ali when he reached Terminal-3 to board an Air India flight to Dubai.

In a first, Team India of armed police personnel to climb Everest for ‘camaraderie spirit’

A 38-member team of CAPF personnel, eight of them women, will leave from Delhi in the first week of March for the 75-day expedition.

CISF to replace J&K Police at Srinagar and Jammu airports

A spokesperson from the J&K administration said the CISF will take over their duties from 31 January, given their expertise in aviation security.

Supreme Court tells Centre to consider deploying CISF to check unruly incidents at courts

Citing the Tis Hazari incident which saw violent clashes between lawyers and police in November 2019, the top court said it wouldn't have happened if CISF were present at the time.

CISF finds bag with suspected explosives at Delhi international airport

Authorities suspect the material in the bag to be RDX after it was found at Terminal 3. Security has been increased.

Bengal sent most requests for CISF cover in last 2 years, but all rejected as ‘unnecessary’

Most requests for CISF cover have been frivolous, with even industries manufacturing automobile spare parts and nuts and bolts asking for protection.

On Camera


Golden Temple

What Akal Takht must know about harmonium and music before banishing it from Golden Temple

In an era where India’s past and ‘purity’ are constantly being dug up and debated, the humble harmonium has become the latest victim.

World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.


Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornet pulls off its first successful launch from a ski-jump at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, US | Photo credit: Boeing

2 American Super Hornets in India as Boeing looks to showcase fighters for Navy deal

Navy looking at about 26 multi-role deck-based fighters for its aircraft carrier. Visit by Super Hornets comes close on heels of similar trip by competitor Rafale M of Dassault Aviation.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.