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Don’t fall into the communal trap

May 07, 2022 11:19 am

Yashwant Sinha writes: The current economic situation is ripe for violence. But people should resist provocation, and administration must exercise a calming influence.

Rajasthan: SIT to probe recent communal violence

May 06, 2022 11:55 pm

An official statement issued Friday said the SIT will find out if the incidents in the three districts were linked and also if there was conspiracy to create a hostile situation leading to clashes.

Curfew in Khargone on Eid as town struggles to move on

May 03, 2022 7:34 am

Various parts of Khargone have been under curfew since April 10, when communal violence broke out during Ram Navami procession.

Sanjay Pandey at citizens’ conference: Police equipped to handle law & order issues

May 01, 2022 7:37 am

The commissioner, who addressed the conference along with former Bombay High Court judge Abhay Thipsay and advanced locality management (ALM) members, said that he would need the support of Mumbaikars to help out in case attempts are made to disrupt law and order situation.

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.

Jahangirpuri violence: Delhi Police arrest one of the main accused from West Bengal

April 28, 2022 6:02 pm

Teams of the Crime Branch and Special Cell were looking for him after he was seen in one of the videos of the violence.

Fortnight after Ram Navami clash, demolition drive begins in Gujarat

April 27, 2022 8:10 am

According to the police, the properties demolished were not linked to any of the accused in the communal clashes that occurred in the area on April 10.

Ram Navami violence: SC dismisses plea seeking judicial panel

April 27, 2022 8:34 am

The petition referred to the incidents that occurred in Rajasthan, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat and said that the situation is alarming.

Communal violence is not new to India. But something is different now

April 24, 2022 4:38 pm

Ashutosh Varshney writes: Processions rarely connected to riots are now being used for creating them. The religious neutrality of the government in several states is rapidly eroding

Jahangirpuri demolition MCD drive Highlights: Demolitions halted, SC says 'will take serious view of all action after status quo order was passed'

April 22, 2022 9:21 am

Jahangirpuri demolition drive SC hearing: On Wednesday, the demolition, which started around 10.15 am, went on for two hours despite the Supreme Court’s directions at 11 am that status quo be maintained.


In pictures: Delhi sees first communal flare-up since 2020 riots

April 17, 2022 7:46 pm

The communal clashes started following an argument with the people who were a part of the Shobha Yatra, the complaint filed by a Delhi Police inspector stated.


Why are secular leaders 'silent' on Malda Incident: BJP

January 11, 2016 8:16 am

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Describing the riot in Malda district as an act of communal violence, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Monday asked why secular leaders are silent on the incident. Naqvi further said the way communalisation is done under the protection of the West Bengal government is unfortunate and condemnable. He also alleged that the state government is playing vote bank politics on the incident.