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Lucknow Imam upbraids Togadia for attempting to disturb communal harmony

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 13:52

Lucknow Eidgah Imam Maulana Khalid Rasheed Firangi Mahali Monday condemned Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Praveen Togadia for his controversial statement on Muslims forgetting 2002 Gujarat riots.

Communal clash in Jammu, Srinagar highway blocked briefly

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 23:45

Members of two communities clashed here Sunday over a land dispute, torching three vehicles and blocking the busy Jammu-Srinagar highway for hours, police said. Traffic resumed in the evening after police restored order in the area.

BJP will continue animosity against Moradabad SSP for years: Laxmikant Bajpai

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 14:50

Lashing out at Moradabad`s Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Dharamvir for holding BJP responsible for inflaming communal tension in Kanth, the party`s state president Laxmikant Bajpai on Saturday said that the former is not fit to be in public service.

247 communal violence cases in UP in 2013, 32 in April-June

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 19:20

A maximum of 247 cases of communal violence were reported from Uttar Pradesh last year, the government told the Rajya Sabha.

SP communalising atmosphere in UP, Congress adding fuel to fire: BJP

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 21:55

BJP today accused Samajwadi Party of communalising the atmosphere in Uttar Pradesh in the wake of the violence in Moradabad and charged Congress with adding fuel to the already-charged atmosphere.

Uproar in UP House over crime against women, communal violence

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 23:26

Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Monday witnessed uproarious scenes on the issue of rising cases of crime against women and communal violence in the state, with opposition BSP and BJP staging separate walkouts during Question Hour.

CPI asks govt to lift ban on Maoists

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 01:29

Asserting that economic offences and communal violence were more harmful to society than the Left party extremism, CPI on Friday asked the Centre and state governments to lift ban on Maoists.

Communal polarisation, confusion on alliance led to Congress` defeat in Bengal, Bihar

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 22:33

Communal polarisation and confusion on alliance led to defeat of Congress in West Bengal and Bihar in the Lok Sabha polls, leaders from the two states told a high-level panel, which met them to find out the reasons for the party`s worst-ever debacle.

Nitish Kumar hints at grand secular alliance against BJP

Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 23:39

Buoyed by his party`s victory, with the support of RJD and Congress in the Rajya Sabha bypolls in Bihar, JD(U) supremo Nitish Kumar today said that this was the start of coming together of "secular forces" against the BJP.

Will not tolerate communal tensions, says Mamata

Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 17:18

In a veiled attack on the BJP, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee Thursday vouched her support for the development of the minority communities in the state and strongly asserted her government will not tolerate communal tensions.

Sri Lankan towns under curfew over fears of communal violence

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 02:08

The Sri Lankan authorities on Sunday imposed a curfew on two southern towns to defuse a possible ethnic flare up after clashes between Muslims and Buddhists left several people wounded.

Muzaffarnagar: Riot-displaced given 3-day ultimatum to leave camps

Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 10:16

Displaced villagers who have been living in camps on government land in neighbouring Shamli district since the Muzaffarnagar communal riots in September last year have been asked to vacate them within three days by authorities.