Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 10, 2013
Two out of six women, who were allegedly gang-raped during clashes in separate incidents by rioters, deposed before a local court and recorded their statements.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 9, 2013
The Winter Session of Parliament had a stormy start with first working today being washed out due to protests over controversial 2G report of the JPC, death of children in Muzaffarnagar relief camps, price rise and Telangana.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 7, 2013
BJP today termed the communal violence bill as "the most obnoxious piece of legislation in independent India".
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 7, 2013
A minor girl allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison at Bahupura village here, police said today.
India | Anchal Vohra | Wednesday December 4, 2013
Victims of hatred, the survivors of the communal riots are now fighting the onslaught of cold weather.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 3, 2013
BJP leader Sadhvi Prachi, wanted for her alleged involvment in the recent communal riots that killed over 60 persons, on Monday surrendered before a local court.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 22, 2013
Facing flak from the state high court and the Supreme Court on its role after the Muzaffarnagar riots, the belaguered Akhilesh Yadav government drew a fresh attack from the BJP on Friday for its "one-sided rehabilitation concerns and minority appease...
India | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday November 21, 2013
Three men accused of inciting deadly riots in Uttar Pradesh were treated as guests of honour today at election rallies in the western part of the state.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday November 21, 2013
The Supreme Court has asked the Uttar Pradesh government to recall a notification issued last month, which provided for a compensation of five lakh rupees to Muslim families affected by the Muzaffarnagar communal riots.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 21, 2013
Narendra Modi will address a rally in Uttar Pradesh today, where the BJP plans to publicly pay tribute to two leaders who have been charged with fuelling the communal riots in Muzaffarnagar in September, in which at least 60 people were killed.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Tuesday November 19, 2013
On Thursday, the BJP plans to publicly pay tribute to two leaders from Uttar Pradesh who have been charged with fuelling September's riots in Muzaffarnagar in which at least 60 people were killed.
India | Anant Zanane | Monday November 18, 2013
BJP will honour its legislators accused of inciting communal violence in Muzaffarnagar at a rally to be addressed by Narendra Modi in Agra on Thursday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday November 18, 2013
A bench headed by Chief Justice P Sathasivam asked the government to file its response and posted the case for hearing on November 21.
India | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Monday November 18, 2013
Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh courted controversy when he suggested that Rahul Gandhi should apologise to the Muslim community for his ISI remark following the recent riots in Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh.
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar (with agency inputs) | Sunday November 17, 2013
"What will Rahul Gandhi say or do, I can't say. If you're saying he should clarify his statement and apologise, then I agree with you," he said.
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday November 16, 2013
Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh today said Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's remark that Muslim youth were wooed by Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), was not meant to malign any community.
India | Sutapa Deb | Saturday November 16, 2013
The bus windows smashed to smithereens, the heavy police contingent, the downed shutters. They tell a familiar story. Of a night when a mob went on the rampage after a man was shot dead in Shahpur market.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 15, 2013
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday questioned the six-month extension given to the Justice Vishnu Sahay Commission probing the communal riots in Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 10, 2013
The Uttar Pradesh government is likely to extend the tenure of the one-man inquiry commission into Muzaffarnagar riots that left over 60 people dead.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 8, 2013
Uttar Pradesh Advisory Board on Thursday revoked the detention under NSA of two BJP MLAs, Sangeet Som and Suresh Rana, who were arrested in connection with the recent communal violence in the district.