Articles about Rapid Action Force
14 Jan 2021West Bengal
At least 24 fire tenders were pressed into service as a major fire broke out at a slum in north Kolkata's Bagbazar area on Wednesday evening.
10 Feb 2020Delhi Police
Students of all-women Gargi College, that is affiliated to Delhi University, have claimed they were molested by a bunch of "outsiders" last week during their annual fest Reverie.
22 Dec 2019Delhi Police
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a mega rally at Delhi's Ramlila Maidan on Sunday, launching the Bharatiya Janata Party's election campaign for the assembly elections next year.
06 Dec 2018Supreme Court Of India
On the 26th anniversary of Babri Masjid demolition, security has been tightened in Ayodhya and police have made preventive arrests to contain protests.
21 Oct 2018Punjab Police
Over 40 hours after the accident in Amritsar in which 59 Dussehra revelers were mowed down by a train, protesters were cleared off the tracks and services resumed on Sunday afternoon.
21 Oct 2018Amarinder Singh
The situation remained tense Sunday as locals continued with their sit-in at Joda Phatak, where 61 Dussehra revelers were mowed down by a train.
08 Oct 2018Lucknow
Home Minister Rajnath Singh yesterday said the menace of Left Wing Extremism (LWE) will be wiped out from the country in about three years.
07 Oct 2018Narendra Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's constituency, Varanasi, will be a new base for the Rapid Action Force (RAF), the specialized blue dungaree donning anti-riot and crowd control paramilitary unit of the country.
03 May 2018Aligarh Muslim University
Many students of Aligarh Muslim University staged a protest after police allegedly caned them for marching to lodge a complaint against Hindu group that sought removal of Mohammed Ali Jinnah's portrait from the varsity's campus.
26 Apr 2018Srinagar
After pellet guns grevously injured several Kashmiris in 2016 post Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani's encounter death, Indian paramilitary forces are considering to employ non-dangerous ways to manage crowds in the Valley.
30 Mar 2018West Bengal
The violence that began in the aftermath of Ram Navami celebrations continues unabated in West Bengal.
22 Jan 2018India
Three days before Padmaavat's scheduled release, violent protests have rocked parts of India, including the capital.
02 Oct 2017Kanpur
Massive communal violence broke out in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur during a Tazia procession on Muharram on 1 October.
05 Sep 2017Mumbai
As the 10-day Ganeshotsav comes to an end, the Mumbai Police have stepped up the security arrangements to avoid any breakdown of law and order in the city.
15 Jun 2017Madhya Pradesh
Amid high sentiments about farmers' issues in MP, a 42-year-old debt-ridden farmer of Balaghat committed suicide by consuming poison, the sixth in a week.
14 Jun 2017Madhya Pradesh
A day after the MP government promised compensation of Rs. 1cr each to the families of the six farmers killed in police firing, CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan visited Mandsaur and handed over a cheque to one of them.
11 Jun 2017Madhya Pradesh
MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ended a one-day fast for restoring peace among farmers of the state.
09 Jun 2017India
MP Police declared that no outsiders, including AAP leaders, will be allowed to enter violence-ravaged Mandsaur during the curfew relaxation hours.
08 Jun 2017India
Rahul Gandhi was arrested at Neemuch under Section 151 while he was trying to enter violence-hit Mandsaur.
08 Jun 2017India
MP's violent farmers' protests have swelled out of Mandsaur to at least six other districts. Vehicles, petrol pumps, shops and more were burnt. Rioting and stone-pelting were reported. Rail tracks were uprooted and roads blocked.
07 Jun 2017India
The death toll in the MP farmers' agitation rose to five after police opened fire on protesters.
27 May 2017Yogi Adityanath
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi left for violence-hit Saharanpur despite being denied permission by authorities.
26 May 2017Yogi Adityanath
Police have denied permission to Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi to visit Saharanpur, which is tense after recent communal clashes that killed at least two and injured several.
26 May 2017Yogi Adityanath
The rapid caste violence spreading in Saharanpur from 5th May onwards has killed at least 2 people and left 29 injured.
25 May 2017Yogi Adityanath
Police have imposed Section 144 in Saharanpur in light of the growing caste based violence in the district.
29 Jan 2017West Bengal
Authorities imposed prohibitory orders in Kolkata's Metiabruz area after communal clashes erupted over throwing of beef into a temple in the region.
01 Jan 2017West Bengal
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee denied any incident of rioting at Howrah district's Dhulagarh town.