RAF to set up five new battalions in country: DGP

Rapid Action Force (RAF) will set up five new battalions in the country, Director General of Police (DGP), Central Reserve Protection Force (CRPF) announced here on Tuesday.

Tension prevails in Meerut after communal clash

Tension on Sunday prevailed in some areas of the city after a clash between two communities over construction of a water kiosk near a mosque left seven persons injured even as police registered cases against 200 persons in connection with the violence.

Communal clashes in Meerut, 50 injured

About 50 people, including a senior police officer and two media persons, were injured in a communal clash in Meerut Saturday, police said.

Delhi Police relieved as Modi`s rally passes off peacefully

Delhi Police on Sunday heaved a sigh of relief as Narendra Modi`s rally at Japanese Park in the outskirts of the capital passed off peacefully.

Violence over RAF jawan molesting school girl

A Rapid Action Force constable allegedly molested a school girl in Darjeeling, triggering angry protests by locals and students who fought a pitched battle with police.

RAF plans to use only non-lethal weapons in Jharkhand

The Rapid Action Force (RAF) will use only non-lethal weapons during riot controlling operations, a senior RAF officer said on Tuesday.

Free laptop scheme: Violence in Allahabad University campus

Violence broke out at the Allahabad University campus with two groups of students hurling crude bombs at each other during distribution of forms for a Uttar Pradesh government`s scheme for free laptops.

Delhi gang-rape protests: Government may consider death penalty in rarest of rare rape cases

Students, activists and just concerned citizens gathered at India Gate to protest the torture and gang-rape of a young woman.

Northeasterners fleeing B`lore cross 18,000; RAF to be deployed

Officials said 16,000 northeasterners have fled the city in the past two days, and another 2,000 headed home this afternoon in a special train.

RAF to be armed with non-lethal weapons: Govt

The government will arm the
exclusive riot control force of the country - RAF - with
modern non-lethal weapons to tackle violent disturbances
effectively across the country.

Rapid Action Force deployed at Upper Ganga Canal

The district administration
has deployed RAF at Upper Ganga Canal in Muradnagar to avoid disruption of water supply to Delhi after Jats demanding reservation threatened to cut all essential supplies to the national capital.