Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

communal riots


Preventing communal riots in Delhi: Six DCPs to present strategies today

September 23, 2022 1:08 pm

Ahead of the presentation, a mock drill was conducted on Thursday in Delhi's Jahangirpuri area where communal clashes had broken out on April 16 this year.

Sena fighting those who plan to divide India by causing riots in name of Hanuman Chalisa: Raut

May 01, 2022 7:58 am

Raut made the comments a day after Union minister Ashwini Kumar Choubey took a potshot at the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra government over 'arresting people for reciting Hanuman Chalisa'.

No major communal violence in last 7-8 yrs: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi to EU team

April 30, 2022 8:07 am

Naqvi also told the delegation that several incidents, which are criminal in nature, have been given a “communal hue” to defame the Prime Minister, and the country, by certain sections as “part of their conspiracy’’, sources said.

Conspiracy to spoil peace in country, says Sharad Pawar

April 28, 2022 8:17 am

He also said a similar attempt to foster communal riots was being made in Maharashtra but added that the Maha Vikas Aghadi government was committed to maintaining peace in the state.

Jahangirpuri violence: Gunman seen in video held; FIR against yatra organisers

April 19, 2022 8:51 am

This is the second FIR filed since the violence. An earlier FIR was registered at Jahangirpuri police station in connection with the communal flare-up between two communities.

Between the faultlines: In Sheikhpura, widening communal cracks lead to new Bajrang Dal unit

April 08, 2018 7:09 am

At 11 am on March 28, the procession began at Hanuman Mandir. According to Raja Kumar, 24, who is also on that FIR, when they reached the contested gali, they found their path blocked by police.

Bhagalpur clashes: Court rejects Arijit Shashwat's bail plea

April 03, 2018 3:27 pm

Violence had erupted in Nathnagar area of the district, when people belonging to a minority community took exception to the loud music played at a procession.

Communal incidents: Home ministry probes why its data is different from NCRB tally

December 03, 2015 2:39 am

The Indian Express had on Tuesday reported that communal violence figures for 2014 revealed by the government in Parliament were almost half compared to those recorded by the NCRB for the same year.

A policy of spectre-mongering

March 05, 2015 10:42 am

Sangh Parivar has zeroed in on Census 2011’s data on religion. But Modi government needs to go back to the Sachar report.

Illegal shrimp ponds destroyed in Bharuch

January 28, 2015 4:00 am

The ponds were said to be the root of the communal riot on January 14, that claimed three lives.


In riot-hit Ballabhgarh, Muslims offer Eid Namaz under strict security

July 18, 2015 2:08 pm

The reason behind Atali riots was a disputed land, where the Muslims where constructing a mosque. Violence broke out on May 25


Is VHP’s Ayodhya mobilisation bringing back fears of the 1992 Babri demolition?

June 22, 2020 6:09 pm

Is the Ayodhya mobilisation now as powerful and potent as it was in 1992? Are there law and order concerns for the Centre and Uttar Pradesh government, both now ruled by the BJP? And most importantly, is it fair to compare 2018 to 1992?