Govt alert about communally-sensitive incidents in UP: Akhilesh Yadav

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.

BJP files complaint against inflammatory SMSes

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 compares Goa BJP candidate with Modi

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."

Son kills man to get riot compensation

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.

Dual murder sparks tension in Muzaffarnagar

Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh grew tense again, after two young people were murdered in two different places a day ago, officials said.

Don`t raise issues that can fan communal passion: Gul to MLAs

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.

Several injured in clash in Muzaffarnagar

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.

Myanmar riot toll rises to 32

The death toll in a communal riot in Meikthila in northern Myanmar has risen to 32, state-run media reported.