Hope returns: The Kokrajhar story
Apr 19, 2013
Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 11, 2013
Myanmar's authorities were on alert on Saturday as a cyclone threatened to hit the west of the country where around 140,000 people displaced by communal violence languish in flood-prone camps.
Associated Press | Tuesday May 7, 2013
In majority Muslim Pakistan, religious minorities say democracy is killing them. Intolerance has been on the rise for the past five years under Pakistan's democratically elected government because of the growing violence of Islamic radicals, who are...
NDTV.com | Tuesday April 23, 2013
The Junior Minister for Information and Technology says experts have to be consulted on whether porn is provoking sexual violence. "I think we need some consensus as a society if such material causes violence," he said to NDTV's Sunetra Chowdhury. ....
Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2013
Police on Tuesday decided to completely lift the curfew imposed in Sanganer town in Jaipur following violence between members of two communities on April 5.
Press Trust of India | Saturday April 13, 2013
Members of the Sikh community joined other religious leaders in urging the US Congress to pass strict gun control laws to prevent the recent surge in gun violence in the country, including the one at a Wisconsin Gurdwara last year.
Press Trust of India | Sunday April 7, 2013
Curfew, clamped in some parts of the Rajasthan capital city two days ago following communal violence, was relaxed for one and a half hours on Sunday with police indicating that the situation is gradually returning to normalcy in the area.
Press Trust of India | Saturday April 6, 2013
Curfew on Saturday continued in Sanganer town in Jaipur which was imposed after violence broke out between members of two communities over a trivial issue of parking a motorbike, police said.
Press Trust of India | Friday April 5, 2013
Violence broke out between members of two communities in Sanganer town in Jaipur with mobs going on a rampage torching a religious school, vandalising properties and attacking policemen prompting authorities to clamp curfew in the area on Friday.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 2, 2013
Weekend attacks on three communities in volatile and ethnically divided central Nigeria have left 19 people dead and displaced some 4,500 others, a local official said on Tuesday.
Agence France-Presse | Sunday March 24, 2013
Dozens of houses and a mosque have been torched as communal violence spread in central Myanmar, officials said Sunday, defying authorities' efforts to quell deadly clashes between Buddhists and Muslims.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 6, 2013
A high-level government review committee has given its stamp of approval on a decision to block 306 accounts being used on micro-blogging site Twitter in the wake of communal violence in Assam's Kokrajhar district and large scale migration of people ...
Written by Saurabh Gupta | Saturday February 2, 2013
The video clip showing policemen indiscriminately firing during the January 6 violence in Dhule in Maharashtra has created a lot of outrage. Shockingly, even women seem to have not been spared in the firing.
Reuters | Monday January 28, 2013
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are scheduled to meet with police chiefs from three US communities scarred by mass shootings last year to talk about the administration's push to reduce gun violence, a White House official said.
Reported by Rashmi Rajput, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday January 8, 2013
Four people have been killed and over 500 people - including 113 policemen - injured after clashes broke out between members of two communities at Dhule in north Maharashtra, official sources said.
Rashmi Rajput | Monday January 7, 2013
Four people have been killed and around 176 people, including 113 policemen, injured after clashes broke out between members of two communities at Dhule in north Maharashtra, official sources said.