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Muzaffarnagar riots: 248 people chargesheeted by SIT so far

Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 15:57

The Special Investigation Team (SIT), probing the Muzaffarnagar riot cases has so far filed chargesheet against?248 people in connection with the 48 different cases, SIT sources said on Saturday.

Muzaffarnagar riots accused arrested, sent to judicial custody

Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 15:20

A main accused involved in a Muzaffarnagar riots-related murder case has been arrested here, police said.

PM voices concern over rise in incidents of communal violence

Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 22:57

Manmohan Singh voiced concern over increase in incidents of communalism, violence against women and intolerance and prejudice in some parts of the country.

UP opposes in SC demand for handing over riot probe to CBI

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 21:31

Uttar Pradesh government today opposed in the Supreme Court a demand for handing over to CBI the investigation into the recent communal violence in Muzaffarnagar and adjoining districts of the state.

Muzaffarnagar riots: SIT files fresh chargesheet against 235

Last Updated: Sunday, February 09, 2014, 12:17

The Special Investigation Team (SIT), probing the Muzaffarnagar riot cases has filed a fresh chargesheet against 235 people in connection with the different cases, SIT sources said on Sunday.

Sibal defends Communal Violence Bill

Last Updated: Saturday, February 08, 2014, 20:19

Under attack from Opposition over the Communal Violence Bill, Law Minister Kapil Sibal on Saturday defended it saying the proposed law was not violative of the country`s federal structure and was required as several state governments have been accused of shielding those guilty of targetted violence.

Cong deferred communal violence Bill under BJP pressure: Mulayam

Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 18:39

Extending support to communal violence Bill, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday said he was disheartened that it was "put on hold" in Parliament by the Congress, which buckled under the pressure of communal forces like BJP.

Compensation not taken back from riot-affected victims: UP govt

Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 18:52

The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday dismissed reports in a section of media that compensation was taken back from riot-affected victims in Shamli district.

RJD for bringing ordinance on communal violence bill

Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 18:50

New Delhi: Coming out in support of communal violence bill, RJD on Thursday said the government should bring an ordinance on it so that there is a curb on riots.

No power to Centre in communal violence bill: Sibal

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014, 22:18

Even as the Opposition scuttled introduction of communal violence prevention bill in Rajya Sabha contending it violates federalism, Law Minister Kapil Sibal said the legislation has no provision which gives power to the Centre.

Communal violence bill gets deferred, government left red-faced

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014, 21:12

In a major embarrassment for the government, attempts to introduce a new version of the anti-communal violence bill in the Rajya Sabha were Wednesday thwarted as the entire opposition became united against the bill.

Uttar Pradesh: Police charge sheets 9 accused in riots case

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 29, 2014, 15:44

Police have filed a charge sheet against nine of the 15 accused in connection with the murder of three youths in a village in the district in October last year.