The Perils of Being A Witness
Jan 12, 2015
Muzaffarnagar News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 15, 2015
BJP activists burnt an effigy of party leader and Bijnor MP Bhartendra Singh in Bhopa village near here, allegedly for misbehaving with a BJP youth wing leader.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Niha Masih and Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday January 13, 2015
Akhil Gupta, the man killed in Muzaffarnagar on Sunday, was a key witness in one of the rape cases against religious leader Asaram Bapu. He was also the second witness in the case to be murdered. Six months ago, Amrut Prajapati, Asaram's one-time phy...
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Rohit Bhan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday January 12, 2015
A witness in a rape case involving Asaram Bapu was shot dead by unidentified persons in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar on Sunday.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday January 11, 2015
Sangeet Som, the BJP lawmaker from Sardhana who had been arrested in the Muzaffarnagar riots case, created a controversy today, saying around a hundred lawmakers from the ruling Samajwadi Party are in touch with the BJP, willing to bring down the Akh...
Muzaffarnagar News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 10, 2015
A man and his son were killed when their bike was hit by a speeding roadways bus on Sikhera to Muzaffarnagar road in the district, police said today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 10, 2015
The power crisis in Uttar Pradesh deepened on Saturday with a sharp increase in demand owing to the extreme cold weather conditions in most parts of the state.
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Friday January 9, 2015
A 19-year-old Dalit girl was killed in Muzaffarnagar, allegedly by her father and brother, over her relationship with a youth.
Muzaffarnagar News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday January 2, 2015
The father of a 19-year-old girl has been arrested in western Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar for allegedly killing his daughter, the police said.
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Monday December 22, 2014
Police in Muzaffarnagar have arrested a Hindu man for temple desecration incidents at Parsauli village in communally sensitive Budhana.
Muzaffarnagar News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 15, 2014
A 19-year-old youth allegedly committed suicide after being reprimanded by parents for taking alcohol at Nanu Khera village, police said today.
Muzaffarnagar News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 9, 2014
One person has been arrested in connection with communal killings at Kutba village during the Muzaffarnagar riots last year, police said today.
Muzaffarnagar News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 8, 2014
An 18-year-old girl was allegedly harassed by two youths who also beat up her brother when he tried to oppose them, following which the duo were arrested, police said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 1, 2014
One more accused of Muzaffarnagar gangrape case was today arrested and sent to 14 days judicial custody.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 4, 2014
Two policemen who were involved in the preparation of the chargesheet against BJP President Amit Shah over an alleged hate speech, which was rejected by a local court, have been transferred. Deputy Superintendent of Police (New Mandi Circle) Yogender...
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday September 24, 2014
Homegrown terror group Indian Mujahideen had plans to carry out attacks in Muzaffarnagar in retaliation to the widespread riots in UP. The information was found after checking the laptop of the group's alleged tech head Aijaz Shaikh, said sources in ...
Muzaffarnagar News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Three persons were injured when three bike-borne men opened fire in a cinema complex in Minaxi chowk in Muzaffarnagar.
India News | Reported by Bhairavi Singh, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 15, 2014
At a district in Uttar Pradesh racked by communal violence last year, a "khap panchayat" has ordered 40 villages to follow the two-child limit for good health and prosperity.
Opinion | Mukul Kesavan | Sunday September 14, 2014
In "love jihad", BJP sees predatory Muslim aashiqs everywhere, writes Mukul Kesavan.
India News | Tanima Biswas | Thursday September 11, 2014
A court in Uttar Pradesh has returned the chargesheet filed by police against BJP president Amit Shah for an alleged hate speech he made in April ahead of the national election. The court has faulted the police for a technicality in how the chargesh...
India News | Agencies | Wednesday September 10, 2014
BJP president Amit Shah has been accused of delivering a hate speech in the run up to the national elections by the police in Muzaffarnagar, which was devastated by communal violence last year.
Opinion | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Niha Masih) | Friday September 5, 2014
Incendiary claims in complete absence of evidence, writes Sreenivasan Jain.
Muzaffarnagar News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 30, 2014
A 25-year-old woman from Delhi was seriously injured when she allegedly jumped out of a moving train to escape harassment from two youths who were eve-teasing her and trying to snatch her bag.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday August 28, 2014
There is tight security in Malikapura village of Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh, where a prayer meeting was held at the home of two young Jat men who were murdered by a Muslim mob one year ago, leading to deadly riots in the area that left 6...
India News | Edited by Vishnu Varma | Wednesday August 27, 2014
In two homes in Muzaffarnagar, the Uttar Pradesh district lacerated by deadly riots, two families are holding prayers to mark a year since their young sons died.