India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 14, 2015
Leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband, in a fatwa, has asked Muslims to hoist national flag on their houses and establishments on Independence Day and also appealed to them to celebrate the occasion with great spirit of patriotism.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih | Monday May 4, 2015
After a tense weekend which saw the police clashing with thousands of residents, the Shamli district in western Uttar Pradesh is striving to reconfigure to normal. On Friday, a group of Muslim clerics who were travelling on a train to neighbouring Saharanpur were pushed around by a mob of men.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 11, 2014
Food safety authorities on Wednesday took specimen of food from a school in Badgaon in Saharanpur district, in which a dead frog was found.
India News | Tanima Biswas | Saturday September 6, 2014
An alleged Indian Mujahideen operative, believed to be the 'technical expert' of the banned terror organization, was arrested by the special cell of the Delhi Police from Saharanpur in western Uttar Pradesh last night.
India News | Edited By: Sanchari Bhattacharya | Monday August 18, 2014
A five-member committee set up to look into the communal clashes that rocked Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur last month has named BJP Member of Parliament Raghav Lakhanpal as a key accused. The report, submitted to Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, also blames local police officials for their slow response to the clashes.
Who Said What | NDTV.com | Sunday August 17, 2014
A political blame game started after a five-member probe team submitted its report on the investigation of the Saharanpur clashes to the Uttar Pradesh government.
India News | Edited by Vishnu Varma (with PTI inputs) | Sunday August 17, 2014
Leaders from different political parties started a blame game hours after a five-member probe team, formed to investigate the communal clashes in Saharanpur that claimed three lives last month, submitted its final report to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday August 5, 2014
A woman's allegation that she was kidnapped, gang-raped and forced into religious conversion has led to tension in an area on the outskirts of Meerut town in Uttar Pradesh.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 2, 2014
A photograph purportedly showing Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav with a man accused of last week's violent clashes in Saharanpur has sparked a controversy.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Curfew in the riot-hit town of Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh will be relaxed for five hours today from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm in the new city, and from 2 pm to 7 pm in old city areas. Three people were killed and 24 injured in clashes during the weekend in the Uttar Pradesh town.
Cities | Written by Tanima Biswas | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Saharanpur celebrated a somewhat muted Eid in the few hours curfew was relaxed in the town, where three people were killed in communal clashes on Saturday over a piece of disputed land.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Eid-ul-Fitr was celebrated on Tuesday across Uttar Pradesh, with security forces keeping a close vigil in Saharanpur and Rampur which have been hit by communal violence.
India News | Tanima Biswas | Tuesday July 29, 2014
On Eid, residents of riot-torn Saharanpur came out of their homes wearing arm bands and carrying black cloth banners in a message of peace.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Eid prayers began at 8.45 this morning in riot-ravaged Saharanpur, where curfew has been lifted between 7 am and 11 am and will also relaxed between 3 pm and 7 pm. Three people were killed and 24 injured in clashes on the weekend in the Uttar Pradesh town.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 28, 2014
Hitting out at the Uttar Pradesh government over the recent communal clashes in Saharanpur, the BJP today alleged that the clashes were a result of the "administrative laxity" and "failure" of the law and order in the state.
India News | Written by Tanima Biswas | Monday July 28, 2014
For families who have lived in this town for decades, the social fabric of Saharanpur has suffered a tear, though, they hope, not an irreparable one.
India News | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya (with inputs from PTI) | Monday July 28, 2014
C T Ravi, a BJP legislator and a senior member of the party has sought to clarify that a "controversial" comment he posted on Twitter on Sunday was not intended "to inflame communal passion."
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tanima Biswas; edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday July 28, 2014
Curfew has been relaxed for a few hours today in Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, where three people were killed and 24 injured in riots on Saturday. Local BJP and Congress leaders have accused each other for instigating mobs.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas | Monday July 28, 2014
After Saturday's violent clashes between two groups that killed three and injured 34 in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur, the city has remained tense but violence free.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 27, 2014
Home Minister Rajnath Singh today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and briefed him about the situation in violence-hit Saharanpur and students' protests against UPSC syllabus and the steps being taken by the Centre on both the issues.
India News | Tanima Biswas | Sunday July 27, 2014
Curfew is still on in Saharanpur, a day after violent clashes between two groups that killed three and injured 33, including policemen.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday July 27, 2014
Tension continues to simmer in Saharanpur in western Uttar Pradesh amid a curfew following violent clashes between two groups on Saturday that killed three and injured 33, including policemen. 38 people have been arrested in connection with the incident.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday July 27, 2014
Tension continues to simmer in Saharanpur in western Uttar Pradesh amid a curfew following Saturday's violent clashes between two groups that killed 3 and injured 20.
India News | Tanima Biswas | Sunday July 27, 2014
Three people were killed and 20 others were injured in violent clashes between two groups in Saharanpur, western Uttar Pradesh, on Saturday.