communal clashes

Tejashwi Yadav slams Bihar govt for communal clashes, calls Nitish Kumar 'Nero'

Tejashwi Yadav slams Bihar govt for communal clashes, calls Nitish Kumar 'Nero'

On April 4, 2018, the RJD had attacked the Nitish government for failure to check communal tensions.

Apr 05, 2018, 19:05 PM IST
All Kasganj houses have AK 47, claims BJP MLA as govt probes if incident was 'pre-planned'

All Kasganj houses have AK 47, claims BJP MLA as govt probes if incident was 'pre-planned'

The UP government has sent a report to the Union Home Ministry on the violence in Kasganj and steps taken to control it.

Jan 31, 2018, 17:15 PM IST

12 arrested in Bhopal over communal clashes, internet services shut

Twelve persons were arrested and extra security forces deployed in the Madhya Pradesh capital on Wednesday, after communal clashes broke out in the city on Tuesday night that saw rival groups resort to stone pelting and arson over a religious dispute. Internet services have been shut to prevent rumours being spread through social media.

May 31, 2017, 19:59 PM IST

Tension in Fatehpur after communal clashes on Makar Sankranti

Tension gripped a locality in Fatehpur district when members of two communities clashed during the 'shobha yatra' being taken out, police said.

Jan 14, 2016, 20:15 PM IST

Lesser people died in communal violence this year than in 2014: MHA

Report issued by Ministry of Home Affairs shows a dip in deaths during the course of communal violence in 2015 as compared to 2014.

Nov 24, 2015, 12:11 PM IST

Clashes in Kanpur over torn religious poster

Over ten people have been taken into custody in connection with the clashes.

Oct 25, 2015, 01:08 AM IST

Curfew relaxed in Jamshedpur, situation inches back to normal

The East Singhbhum district administration Friday relaxed curfew in Jamshedpur as the situation was peaceful with security forces keeping vigil.

Jul 24, 2015, 15:08 PM IST

Curfew further relaxed in communal clashes-hit Jamshedpur as situation improves

Curfew was on Thursday relaxed for varying time periods today as no untoward incident was reported in the city which witnessed clashes between two communities on Monday.

Jul 23, 2015, 15:10 PM IST

UP Police identifies sensitive zones ahead of Kanwad yatra

The Uttar Pradesh Police has identified sensitive zones and districts to prevent incidents of communal clashes during "Kanwad yatra".

Jul 21, 2015, 19:10 PM IST

5 injured in communal clashes, security beefed up in Faridabad

At least five persons were injured and around 15 houses gutted after a clash erupted between two communities over construction of a religious structure in Atali village here, following which the district administration has beefed up security.

May 27, 2015, 01:26 AM IST

Amnesty International criticises Modi govt's rights record

Human rights group Amnesty International on Wednesday criticised the Narendra Modi-led government, saying under the new regime India has witnessed a rise in communal violence and its Land Acquisition Ordinance has put thousands of Indians at "risk" of forcible eviction.

Feb 25, 2015, 09:16 AM IST

Bharuch violence: 200 BJP members resign, blame illegal shrimp farming

Alleging inaction on the part of Gujarat government in reining in "anti-social" elements thriving on illegal shrimp farming in Bharuch district which was hit by communal clashes, around 200 members of BJP from Hansot and Ankleshwar talukas have resigned from the party.

Jan 19, 2015, 18:06 PM IST

Union Minister Vasava blames police over communal clashes in Gujarat

Union Minister of state for tribal affairs and Bharuch MP Mansukhbhai Vasava on Friday said the police were "careless" and failed to prevent the recent communal clashes in Hansot town in Gujarat in which two people died.

Jan 16, 2015, 21:38 PM IST

Bareilly peaceful after clashes

Seventeen people were arrested and cases slapped against 400 people Friday for their alleged involvement in communal clashes in Bareilly earlier this week, police said.

Jan 16, 2015, 17:34 PM IST
Muzaffarnagar riots: SC directs UP govt to implement court's order within four weeks

Muzaffarnagar riots: SC directs UP govt to implement court's order within four weeks

The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to implement the district court's order regarding rehabilitation and compensation for the gang-rape victims, of the 2013 communal clashes which broke out here, within four weeks.

Dec 12, 2014, 16:52 PM IST

Communal clashes down by 19 percent in 2014: Rijiju

The number of communal clashes in India went down from 694 in 2013 to 561 this year, a drop of 19 percent, Parliament was informed Wednesday.

Dec 03, 2014, 22:21 PM IST

Improve intel gathering to check communal clashes: Jung to policemen

 In the wake of recent cases of communal clashes in the city, Lt Governor Najeeb Jung today asked Delhi Police to remain more vigilant and improve their intelligence-gathering abilities to prevent any recurrence of such incidents.

Nov 13, 2014, 22:22 PM IST

Normalcy returning to violence-hit Trilokpuri

Eight days after an alleged fight between inebriated youngsters escalated into clashes, Trilokpuri largely offers a sight of reassurance with signs of normalcy, barring fleeting moments of disquiet and suspicion.

Oct 31, 2014, 18:17 PM IST

Delhi's Trilokpuri prohibitory orders relaxed for 11 hours

Delhi Police Thursday relaxed the prohibitory orders for 11 hours in Delhi's Trilokpuri area, which has been hit by communal clashes.

Oct 30, 2014, 14:00 PM IST
40 arrested in Vadodara following communal clashes

40 arrested in Vadodara following communal clashes

The police in Gujarat's Vadodara has arrested at least 40 people in the wake of late-night communal clashes on Saturday between Hindus and Muslims following days of tension in the city.

Sep 29, 2014, 09:14 AM IST