Indo Nepal Border

  • Eight kgs of explosive substance recovered on Indo-Nepal border 21-04-2014 09:03 PM

    Eight kgs of explosive substance, including gun powder, were recovered by the SSB on the Indo-Nepal border inBalrampur on Monday, an official said. The SSB jawans asked a person, moving in suspicious circumstances near Siriya Naka outpost, to stop, Commandant SSB Murti Singh said. The person managed to flee leaving...
  • NRI arrested with gold valued at Rs 1.46 crore at Indo-Nepal border 04-04-2014 01:28 PM

    An NRI has been arrested after gold valued at Rs 1.46 crore was allegedly recovered from his possession in Sonauli area on the Indo-Nepal border. Dipak Bajaj (43), who is based in London, was arrested last night during a routine check and over four kg of gold was recovered from...
  • SSB seizes Charas worth Rs 1.6 crore from Indo-Nepal border 30-03-2014 06:21 PM

    The Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) on Sunday seized 16 kg charas worth Rs 1.6 crore from a place on the Indo-Nepal border and arrested two Nepali nationals in this connection. The narcotics consignment was being brought to India by two Nepali nationals, identified as Chhavikant Mahto and Jitendra Das, on...
  • SSB arrests man carrying contraband worth Rs 8 lakh 15-02-2014 12:08 PM

    A man was arrested for allegedly carrying contraband worth Rs 8 lakh in the international market by Sashastra Seema Bal personnel on the Indo-Nepal border. Shailesh Upadhyay from Kushinagar district was arrested on Friday night from Marchahwa and 4 kg charas worth Rs 8 lakh was recovered from his possession,...
  • Maharajganj: SSB suspects terror activities around Republic Day, increases security along border 24-01-2014 11:11 PM

    Following IntelligenceBureau inputs about likelihood of increase in terroristactivities around Republic Day, the Sashastra Seema Bal isextensively screening the long and porous Indo-Nepal borderwith a view to check entry of anti-national elements. The SSB would also be identifying 'religious places'located on the 1751 km Indo-Nepal border which may have beenused...
  • Bhatkal says he trained in a Lashkar-e-Toiba camp in 2006: Sources 31-08-2013 02:40 PM

    New Delhi: Indian Mujahideen co-founder Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal during his interrogation has said that he trained in a Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) camp in 2006, according to sources. Bhatkal was arrested from the India-Nepal border along with his close aide Asadullah Akhtar alias Haddi. Bhatkal, the head of...
  • Lived in Nepal for 6 months, readied 100 hardcore terrorists, Bhatkal tells police 31-08-2013 12:01 AM

    Patna/New Delhi: Arrested terrorist Yasin Bhatkal is reported to have told his interrogators he was living in Nepal for the past six months and had readied around 100 hardcore associates who could do anything at his bidding. Bhatkal and his close associate Asadullah Akhtar were remanded on Friday in 12-day...
  • Court grants 3 day transit remand of IM operatives Yasin Bhatkal, Osadulla Akhtar 29-08-2013 08:17 PM

    A court at Motihari in Bihar on Thursday granted three days transit remand of two top IM operatives who were arrested from Raxual on Indo-Nepal border this morning. Chief Judicial Magistrate S C Mishra granted three-day transit remand of the two IM operatives Yasin Bhatkal and his associate Osadulla Akhtar...
  • India creates 5 new outpost on Indo-Nepal Border 29-08-2013 07:39 PM

    In order to fortify security long porous open Indo-Nepal border, India has created five new border posts and deployed additional troops along the frontier notorious for illegal crossing over of terrorists, criminals and smuggling of arms. The 1,751-km Indo-Nepal border has been in the news recently for the arrest of...
  • 'Secret operation led to IM chief Bhatkal's arrest': Bihar Police 29-08-2013 02:15 PM

    The operation to arrest Indian Mujahideen chief Yasin Bhatkal was so secret that even after his arrest only few top Bihar Police officers were informed and they too were not told about where he was being held for questioning, an officer said. Bihar Police played a major role in the...
  • Police arrest Nepalese youth for possession of explosives 27-08-2013 01:42 PM

    A Nepalese youth was arrested for alleged possession of explosives on the Indo-Nepal border in Bahraich, police said on Tuesday. ikas Shahi, working as labourer in Himachal Pradesh, was going to Nepal on Monday when the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) jawans stopped him on the Rupaideeh checkpost while he was...
  • LeT bomber Tunda sent to Judicial Custody till September 7 24-08-2013 03:37 PM

    New Delhi: The Lashkar-e-Taiba bomber Abdul Karim Tunda has been sent to Judicial Custody till September 7 after the Delhi police did not seek his custody for interrogation. The 70-year-old LeT ideologue, was admitted to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for special cardiac care on Friday after he...
  • Abdul Karim Tunda's journey: From UP to Pakistan's terror camps 17-08-2013 01:40 PM

    70-year-old Syed Abdul Karim alias Tunda, a Dawood Ibrahim aide and a top 'bomber' of the Lashkar-e-Toiba, is a resident of Pilakhuwa area in Western Uttar Pradesh. He came to be known as 'Tunda' after losing his left arm in a bomb-making process. A resident of Pikhuwa in Uttar Pradesh's...
  • Security alert sounded at Indo-Nepal border following Bodh Gaya blasts 07-07-2013 12:56 PM

    An alert was on Sunday sounded onthe Indo-Nepal border after nine serial explosions rocked theinternationally renowned temple town of Bodh Gaya in Bihar. District Magistrate KV Pandiyan said police and SSB havebeen alerted after the terror attack and they have been askedto maintain a vigil on the border. He said...
  • World Bank aid for Indo-Nepal border energy pact 22-06-2011 04:25 PM

    Kathmandu: The World Bank has approved a $99 million package for an Indo-Nepal cross-border energy cooperation to mitigate a national energy crisis in the Himalayan republic. The funding is meant for the landmark Nepal-India Electricity Transmission and Trade Project (NIETTP) that will provide Nepal with at least 100 MW of...
  • Nepal grabs Bihar land, Government callous 28-04-2011 07:17 AM

    New Delhi: It's a land grab with International dimensions. Thousands of villagers in seven border districts of Bihar have lost their land and homes to encroachers from Nepal - triggering a significant rise in violence and conflict along the state's border with the Himalayan Kingdom. The land grab, it appears,...
  • SIM sans ID: security at stake at Nepal border 07-03-2011 08:02 AM

    Indo-Nepal border (UP): The sale of un-verified SIM cards has been a constant cause for concern for our security agencies. But IBN-7 exposes how pre-activated SIM cards are being openly sold in the markets across the Indo-Nepal border for as little as Rs 30. At Rupaidiha town in Uttar Pradesh...
  • Detained tourists not spies, says China 21-01-2011 09:51 AM

    New Delhi: The Chinese foreign ministry has rejected spying charges against three Chinese nationals who were arrested on the Indo-Nepal border on Monday. The trio including a woman was caught taking photographs of the Sashastra Seema Bal paramilitary force at a checkpost on the Indo-Nepal border. The three claimed they...
  • Fake currency smuggling in Indo-Nepal border 29-11-2009 04:51 PM

    The latest threat along the Bihar border is smuggling of fake currency. ...
  • Bihar tiger count drops as poachers strike at will 11-02-2008 08:38 AM

    London: Claire Taylor, the first woman to be named one of Wisden's cricketers of the year, has retired a day after helping England win a women's quadrangular tournament with Australia, India and New Zealand. For leading England to victory in the World Cup and World Twenty20 in 2009, Taylor was...
  • Taliban goes recruiting in Bihar 13-04-2007 08:35 AM

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