communal tension

Communal tension in UP village leads to minority exodus after interfaith couple eloped

Communal tension in UP village leads to minority exodus after interfaith couple eloped

Following violence after a man eloped with a married woman from another faith, there has been an exodus of several families belonging to the minority community from Nandrauli village here.

May 14, 2017, 13:48 PM IST

Communal tension in a Sambhal village

According to police, tension prevailed in the village after some people created a ruckus, claiming that a man had eloped with a married woman from another faith.

May 12, 2017, 00:14 AM IST

Communal tension in Bihar town over torn posters

Communal tension gripped a town in Bihar on Tuesday after religious posters were torn by anti-social elements a day ahead of the Ram Navmi festival on Tuesday.

Apr 04, 2017, 15:00 PM IST
Tension grips Bihar's Vaishali after killing of 20-year-old boy over affair with girl from different community

Tension grips Bihar's Vaishali after killing of 20-year-old boy over affair with girl from different community

Communal tension has gripped a village in Bihar's Vaishali district on Thursday.

Dec 22, 2016, 22:11 PM IST
'Nitish Kumar government harassing, torturing Hindus in Bihar following communal tension in Durga Puja'

'Nitish Kumar government harassing, torturing Hindus in Bihar following communal tension in Durga Puja'

The opposition BJP on Tuesday accused the government of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of harassing and torturing Hindus by taking action against them following communal tension in several districts during Durga Puja.

Oct 18, 2016, 16:25 PM IST
How row over change of Rs 500 sparked communal tension in Delhi's Trilokpuri area; heavy security deployed

How row over change of Rs 500 sparked communal tension in Delhi's Trilokpuri area; heavy security deployed

The Trilokpuri area of the national capital is tense. And, the reason behind the communal tension is row over change of Rs 500.

Oct 10, 2016, 16:55 PM IST
BJP, Hindutva elements raising communal tensions over beef consumption in UP, alleges CPI-M

BJP, Hindutva elements raising communal tensions over beef consumption in UP, alleges CPI-M

The CPI-M on Wednesday accused the BJP and "Hindutva elements" of trying to raise communal tensions over a "so-called beef consumption" issue in Uttar Pradesh.

Jun 08, 2016, 16:07 PM IST
Know from where NGOs are getting foreign funds to promote religious conversion, stoke communal tension

Know from where NGOs are getting foreign funds to promote religious conversion, stoke communal tension

Last year, a total of 69 NGOs were blacklisted by the government from receiving foreign funds.

Jun 08, 2016, 11:08 AM IST

Every member of rioting mob is guilty of offence: Gujarat HC

The Gujarat High Court has ruled that every member of a rioting mob is guilty of the offence committed by some of its constituents, while maintaining that cases related to communal riots require "very careful handling."

Apr 19, 2016, 16:06 PM IST

Communal tension in Nagaland after couple shot dead

Communal tension broke out in Kiphire district of Nagaland on Sunday after a couple was shot dead by two unidentified assailants.

Feb 08, 2016, 00:54 AM IST

UP: Five Shiv Sena activists chargesheeted for violating prohibitory orders

Police has filed a chargesheet in a local court against five Shiv Sena activists for inciting communal tension and violating prohibitory orders in a case here.

Jan 09, 2016, 10:52 AM IST
Malda violence: BJP demands central probe, Mamata says no communal tension

Malda violence: BJP demands central probe, Mamata says no communal tension

Accusing the West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress of being involved in the alleged communal violence in Malda district, the BJP on Friday demanded a central agency probe in the matter.

Jan 08, 2016, 22:41 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of Aamir Khan's 'intolerance' remark- Part 2

Aamir Khan, one of Bollywood’s leading men, has reopened a debate about tolerance and free expression in India, prompting a torrent of criticism on social media.

Nov 24, 2015, 23:50 PM IST

BJP trying to provoke communal tension in name of beef: CPI

BJP was trying to provoke communal tensions in the country in the name of cow slaughter and (eating) beef, CPI General Secretary S Sudhakar Reddy alleged here today.

Oct 30, 2015, 01:08 AM IST

BJP-SP spar over communal clashes in Uttar Pradesh

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday lashed out at the Samajwadi Party (SP) for levelling what it claimed were "unsubstantiated charges" against the party with regard to the communal tension in Uttar Pradesh.

Oct 26, 2015, 11:46 AM IST
Dadri lynching: MHA asks all states to ensure zero tolerance towards any attempt to incite communal tension

Dadri lynching: MHA asks all states to ensure zero tolerance towards any attempt to incite communal tension

In the backdrop of the lynching of a Muslim man in Dadri over allegations of eating beef, the Ministry of Home Affairs issued an advisory to state governments on Monday stating that zero tolerance had to be maintained for any attempt to weaken the secular fabric of nation.

Oct 05, 2015, 19:20 PM IST
Lynching case in Dadri: Rahul meets victim Iqlakh's family, says touched by people's desire to maintain harmony

Lynching case in Dadri: Rahul meets victim Iqlakh's family, says touched by people's desire to maintain harmony

Rahul on Saturday reached Bishada village in Dadri and met the family of Iqlakh who was lynched following rumours that he ate beef.

Oct 03, 2015, 17:24 PM IST

Clashes in Kashmir; internet blackout across state

Clashes took place between stone pelting mobs and security forces on Friday as authorities enforced an internet blackout across Jammu and Kashmir.

Sep 25, 2015, 11:12 AM IST

Internet banned in J&K for two days from Friday

 Jammu and Kashmir will have to celebrate Eid-ul Zuha festival without Internet services, with the state government ordering termination of data services from tomorrow morning till Saturday night, as it apprehends misuse by anti-social elements to create communal tension.

Sep 24, 2015, 21:52 PM IST

Communal tension in Agra, situation calm now

Tension prevailed in Uttar Pradesh`s Agra district on Friday after some religious comments on social media led to violence between two communities. The situation was calm now, police said.

Sep 04, 2015, 23:55 PM IST