The state government is alert about communally-sensitive incidents in Uttar Pradesh and intelligence mechanism has been made "pro-active" in this regard, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday said.
Former Delhi BJP chief Vijender Gupta met Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi and submitted a complaint alleging circulation of malicious SMSes to instigate riots in the country on the day of vote counting.
Congress in Goa on Monday compared Narendra Modi and BJP`s South Goa candidate Narendra Sawaikar, claiming both "managed to wriggle out of communal riot cases."
A man killed his father and another man and gave the crime a communal angle to grab the compensation promised by the Uttar Pradesh government to victims of the recent riots.
Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh grew tense again, after two young people were murdered in two different places a day ago, officials said.
Speaker of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly Mubarak Gul cautioned the members against raising issues in the house that can fan communal passion and damage the integrity of the country.
Tension gripped Kazikhera village here after several people, including a religious head, were injured when ten persons allegedly attacked people offering prayers inside a place of worship.
The death toll in a communal riot in Meikthila in northern Myanmar has risen to 32, state-run media reported.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai