Serious action to be taken against RPF men who misbehave, says Prabhu

 In the wake of a physically challenged man being "thrashed" by RPF personnel at Howrah station near Kolkata, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday said serious action would be taken against them if they misbehaved with passengers.

Watch: RPF personnel brutally thrash physically challenged beggar at Howrah station

In a horrific incident, a Railway Police Force (RPF) personnel thrashed a physically challenged beggar at the Howrah station in West Bengal.

Now, you can lodge FIRs on running trains!

Under a new initiative, passengers will now be able to register an FIR in the train itself, instead of halting their journey to register it at the nearest GRP station.

RPF teams to escort about 5000 trains

Bolstering rail security, Railway Protection Force escort teams will soon be deployed in 5000 trains and their personnel equipped with mobile phones to remain connected with passengers.

RPF constable arrested for molesting Delhi woman

A 58-year-old Railway Protection Force (RPF) constable was arrested Friday on charges of molesting a woman on-board a Delhi-bound train, officials said.

Fresh RPF recruitment to meet Maoist threat: Gowda

 With Maoists often targeting railway properties, Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda today said fresh recruitment would be made in the Railway Protection Force (RPF) to deal with it.

RPF reunites schoolboy with family in Mumbai

Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel deployed on the Konkan Railway reunited a 14-year-old runaway schoolboy with his family, an official said here Wednesday.

102 `sensitive` stations yet to get integrated security system

Despite trains becoming soft targets for attacks from militants, railways is yet to complete the process of installation of integrated security system at more than hundred `sensitive` stations.

Over 6,000 RPF personnel, 1,000 coaches ready for LS polls

Gearing up for Lok Sabha polls, the Railways has kept 75 companies of RPF ready for deployment in various parts of the country during the election time.

Agents arrested for illegal booking, sale of railway tickets

48 agents were arrested by Railway Protection Force (RPF) for procuring and supplying railway reservation e-tickets by creating several identities on IRCTC portal and illegally blocking train tickets.

576 security personnel killed in one year

A total of 576 personnel have either been killed or met with an unnatural end while at work between Sep 1, 2012 and Aug 31, 2013.

576 security personnel killed in one year

A total of 576 personnel have either been killed or met with an unnatural end while at work between Sep 1, 2012 and Aug 31, 2013.

About Rs 5 cr penalty realised from ticketless rail passengers

Railways has realised nearly Rs 5 crore as penalty from ticketless travellers this month.

Seven nabbed by UP STF for RPF exam question paper leak

Seven persons were arrested on Sunday by the Special Task Force of Uttar Pradesh police from Delhi and Muzaffarnagar for allegedly leaking question papers.

CBI complains against former RPF officer

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has written to the Railway Board against a retired RPF officer for allegedly occupying three official accommodations in alleged violation of service rules.

Govt to pay Rs1.1L to couple for misbehaviour by RPF officials

The central government has been directed by a consumer forum here to pay Rs 1.1 lakh to a couple as compensation for alleged misbehaviour by RPF officials at entry gate of New Delhi Railway Station.

CBI likely to initiate inquiry in RPF appointments

CBI is likely to register a preliminary inquiry into the appointment of senior officers in the Railway Protection Force as it suspects large scale corruption in these postings.

Insurgent outfit RPF claims responsibility for Manipur blasts

Insurgent outfit Revolutionary People`s Front (RPF), the political wing of People`s Liberation Army (PLA), today claimed responsibility for the twin bomb blasts in Manipur in which a Manipur Rifles jawan was killed.

RPF ASI held for accepting Rs 3,000 bribe

An RPF assistant sub-inspector, attached to Chandrapur railway station, was caught red-handed by CBI for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 3,000 for doing official favour.

Drunk RPF inspector rams car into two, videojournalist killed

A cameraman of TV news channel was killed and another person was injured after being hit by car rashly driven by Railway Protection Force officer who was in an inebriated state, police said on Friday.