riots News

Traumatised family leaves home, ‘first time after 1984 riots’

Bedi, in his 70s, said in the petition that when the riots broke out in 1984, he was posted in Allahabad, and had left his family at the home of his brother-in-law who was an NRI.

Bhagalpur clash: Warrant issued against Union MoS's son, says 'why would he surrender'

Choubey, the Union MoS for Health and Family Welfare had earlier said, "I am proud that Arijit is my son. All BJP workers are like my son. Is there anything wrong in leading a procession to celebrate the Hindu New Year?"


Alleviate sense of fear among Muslims due to riots: Sufi outfit tells Modi govt

Speaking at the venue, AIUMB founder president Syed Muhammad Ashraf said, “We are hopeful that the government will pay heed to our requests and keep in mind the interests of Indian Muslims."

‘Goons’ run riot again, attack youth, target vehicles

City police chief says will update date base on them.

Worker ‘death’: Mob torches 100 cars

Police said that rumour about workers death led to violence, however, now the situation was under control.

Distress sale: Muslim homes go cheap in riot-hit Muzaffarnagar

The authorities, however, say no distress sale has come to their notice and refuse to interfere.


Hapur blames ‘teasing’ for riots, no girl in sight

Members of the Qureshi and Lodha community in the village clashed after the two boys got into a fight.

Polls and polarisation

Why the communal incidents in western UP may, in fact, be engineered.

Thousands riot in UP as heat wave prompts power cuts

A state utility official said thousands ransacked an electricity substation Friday near the state capital of Lucknow.

4 killed,5 hurt in Akot riots

Alleged stone-pelting on a Durga procession sparked riots in the communally sensitive Akot town in Akola district on Tuesday and Wednesday,resulting in the death of four persons and widespread destruction of property.