India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 30, 2014
Uttar Pradesh Police have been put on alert across the state for the holy month of Ramadan, officials said on Monday.
India | Edited by Swati Gupta | Sunday June 8, 2014
BJP leader Sangeet Som, an accused in the riots in Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh last year, was caught on camera threatening police officers in Kurthal village in connection with the alleged murders of two cousins.
Cities | Written by Anant Zanane | Wednesday May 28, 2014
A man who claims to be a riot victim in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district and was displaced after the riots last September, tried to commit suicide out the District Magistrate's office.
Election 2014 | Tanima Biswas | Tuesday May 27, 2014
Sanjeev Baliyan, the new Union Minister of State for Agriculture who was accused of inciting the communal riots in Muzaffarnagar in September that left over 60 persons dead, wants to turn over a new leaf by focusing on farmers' problems, rather than ...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Friday May 23, 2014
Days after she was stripped of the Minister of State status by the Akhilesh Yadav government, Samajwadi Party general secretary Anuradha Choudhary today quit claiming the party did not take timely action to stop the Muzaffarnagar riots which led to i...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 22, 2014
A total of 30 children who lost their families in the riots here last year, will get monthly scholarships, District Magistrate said here today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 14, 2014
A court in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar has rejected the bail plea of three persons accused in a riot case in Sikarda village of the district.
Election 2014 | Surabhi Malik | Friday May 2, 2014
In an election that stands out for hate speeches, name calling and unambiguous attempts by political parties to polarise voters, comes another controversial comment from the Samajwadi Party's Abu Azmi.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 22, 2014
Three men who have been on the run were arrested while another surrendered in a court in connection with Muzaffaranagar riot-related cases, police said today.
Election 2014 | Written by Tanima Biswas | Thursday April 10, 2014
Gulshana clutched her baby with one hand and her voter ID card with the other, as she sat crushed among about 50 people on a tractor trolley to travel five km and vote today.
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Thursday April 10, 2014
A senior BJP leader, Hukum Singh was named in the FIR filed by the Uttar Pradesh Police last year for allegedly inciting the communal riots in Muzaffarnagar and Shamli.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 9, 2014
In order to ensure free and fair elections in the riot-hit Muzaffarnagar district in western Uttar Pradesh, paramilitary forces have been deployed in large numbers in all 764 polling centres.
Election 2014 | Reported by Anant Zanane, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday April 8, 2014
The Akhilesh Yadav government in Uttar Pradesh has asked a court to cancel bail granted to politicians accused of inciting riots in Muzaffarnagar, which killed nearly 60 and left thousands displaced last September.
Election 2014 | Anant Zanane | Sunday April 6, 2014
BJP's Uttar Pradesh in-charge Amit Shah has been booked for his remarks exhorting a gathering to seek "revenge for the insult" inflicted during the riots in Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh last year.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 6, 2014
Visiting Muzaffarnagar for the first time since the communal riots seven months ago, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav today reached out to Muslims and claimed that assistance worth Rs 115-crore was given to victims
Election 2014 | Edited by Mala Das | Sunday April 6, 2014
BJP leader Amit Shah's "revenge" remarks made at a rally in Uttar Pradesh have come under the scrutiny of the Election Commission.
Election 2014 | Reported by Anant Zanane; Edited by Mala Das | Saturday April 5, 2014
Amit Shah has landed in a major controversy for saying that the upcoming election was an opportunity to seek "revenge for the insult" inflicted during the Muzaffarnagar riots.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Friday April 4, 2014
The district authorities have issued 'Vishvas' cards (confidence cards) to thousands of voters in Muzaffarnagar in the riot hit district to seek their confidence in ensuring fair and free polls and enabling them to cast their vote freely.
Election 2014 | Sreenivasan Jain with inputs from Niha Masih | Thursday April 3, 2014
Kadir Rana, BSP candidate and sitting MP from Muzaffarnagar, has finally had to make an appearance before the public. Muzaffarnagar votes in the general election next week.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 27, 2014
The political parties in Uttar Pradesh have fielded at least five candidates, who are accused in Muzaffarnagar riots cases, to contest Lok Sabha elections.