Pakistan Rangers

  • J&K: BSF, Pakistan Rangers hold flag meeting at Nikowal border outpost August 27, 2014

    Jammu: A 40 minute flag meeting between BSF and Pakistan Rangers took place at Nikowal border outpost of Jammu & Kashmir on Wednesday. The two sides is reported to discuss the ongoing tension along the International Border. After the meeting, BSF IG Rakesh Sharma briefed about the meeting and assured more...
  • BSF soldier captured by Pakistan Rangers returns to India, says was treated better than expected August 8, 2014

    Jammu: Pakistan Rangers has returned the captured Border Security Force soldier, who had been swept away to Pakistan by strong current of Chenab river, to India. Satyasheel Yadav, the captured BSF soldier, said in Pakistan before he was to be handed over to BSF authorities that his boat accidentally strayed...
  • I was treated better than my expectation in Pakistan: BSF jawan August 8, 2014

    Islamabad: A BSF jawan, who was swept away into Pakistan by strong currents of Chenab river and picked up by Pakistan Rangers, on Friday said that he was treated "better" than his expectation and was looking forward to meeting his family. Satyasheel Yadav told reporters in Pakistan before he was to...
  • BSF confident to receive soldier swept away to Pakistan in Chenab river August 7, 2014

    Pakistan Rangers on Thursday informed Indian authorities that the Border Security Force (BSF) soldier who got swept away by strong currents of Chenab river will be returned on Friday. ...
  • Pakistan Rangers to hand over captured BSF soldier to India on Friday August 7, 2014

    Jammu: Pakistan Rangers on Thursday informed Indian authorities that the Border Security Force (BSF) soldier who got swept away by strong currents of Chenab river will be returned on Friday. The Director General(DG) of Pakistan Rangers on Thursday said that they will soon return the BSF soldier who was captured by...
  • Pakistan Rangers DG says captured BSF soldier will be returned to India soon August 7, 2014

    Jammu:The Director General(DG) of Pakistan Rangers on Thursday said that they will soon return the Border Security Force (BSF) soldier who was swept away by strong currents of the Chenab river in Jammu and Kashmir and was captured by them. "I want to say that we are returning the solider soon....
  • Pakistan captures BSF soldier swept away by strong Chenab river current August 6, 2014

    Jammu: A Border Security Force (BSF) soldier swept away by strong currents of the Chenab river in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday has been captured by Pakistan Rangers. The Pakistan Rangers have confirmed the soldier's capture and the BSF has called for a flag meeting to get him freed. Pakistan Rangers will...
  • BSF, Pakistan Rangers discuss ways to counter smuggling December 25, 2013

    The Pakistan Rangers and India's Border Security Force on Wednesday discussed ways to counter illegal border crossing and smuggling as part of biannual talks. The issues figured during the second round of talks at Wagah. A 13member BSF delegation led by Director General Subhash Joshi crossed over to Pakistan via Wagah...
  • 12 tales: The spies who came back from Pakistan and those who didn't September 27, 2013

    Spies the forgotten warriors of the covert wars. They cross borders to help governments seek vital information and also to carry out secret operations. Though not remotely as glamourous a profession as cinema would like us to believe, their story takes on darker hues if they happen to be...
  • Border meet between BSF and Pak Rangers in February January 12, 2013

    Jammu: A flag meeting between commanders of the BSF and Pakistan Rangers is expected to be held in February over a host of issues including ceasefire violations. Border Security Force (BSF) sources said that a "routine" border meeting between the field commanders of the force and Rangers was scheduled for...
  • Jammu: Pakistan violates ceasefire again August 22, 2012

    Jammu: In yet another incident of ceasefire violation by Pakistan, its troops resorted to unprovoked firing at three of Indian Army's posts in the Arnia sector near Jammu. This is the second such incident reported from Arnia in more than a week. No damages have, however, been reported. ...
  • Jammu: Infiltration bid foiled, 1 killed August 20, 2012

    Jammu: An infiltration bid from across the border was foiled by security forces in the Akhnoor sector of Jammu district on Monday morning. According to sources, one infiltrator was killed in the firing between the Border Security Force personnel and the Pakistan Rangers. This is the fourteenth time that Pakistan has violated...
  • BSF, Pakistan Rangers begin border talks July 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Top brass of the Pakistan Rangers and Border Security Force (BSF) on Monday began their four-day talks in New Delhi to sort out a host of border-related issues including instances of ceasefire violation along the Indo-Pak frontier. An 18-member Pakistani delegation comprising officials of the border force and the...
  • Pak Rangers chief sacked over teen's killing June 14, 2011

    Islamabad: An army general commanding a paramilitary formation and a provincial police chief were on Tuesday sacked from their posts on the orders of Pakistan's Supreme Court in connection with the shooting and killing of an unarmed youth in a park in Karachi. Maj Gen Ejaz Chaudhry, head of the paramilitary...
  • 4 feared dead as chopper of Pak Rangers crashes June 1, 2011

    Islamabad/Lahore: Four persons, including a top official of the paramilitary Pakistan Rangers, were feared killed when a helicopter crashed into the Indus river in Punjab province on Wednesday. Maj Gen Muhammad Nawaz, the provincial head of the Pakistan Rangers, his son Capt Asif Nawaz, a pilot and a technician were...
  • Watch: Will India, Pak go to war? December 29, 2008

    Indo-Pak ties have hit a new low since terrorists, traced to Pakistan by Indian security agencies, killed 179 people in Mumbai a month ago. There are reports of troop movement, surgical air strike and even war by India. There are also reports of troops mobilisation by Pakistan away from its...
  • Fact and fiction about India-Pak war talk | Watch December 29, 2008

    New Delhi: Relations between India and Pakistan have been in the dumps since terrorists attacked Mumbai a month ago, killing 179 people and injuring hundreds more. In the heated aftermath, after the attackers were traced to Pakistan by Indian security agencies, there were talks of troop movement, surgical air-strike and...
  • Pak Rangers provided cover to infiltrators: BSF May 9, 2008

    Jammu: The BSF says an infiltration attempt by terrorists in the Samba sector on Thursday night took place along with over a thousand rounds of fire and grenades thrown. They are convinced the Pakistan Rangers provided covering fire to the terrorists. The Border Security Force says it's the worst incident...