BJP MP Sanjeev Balyan meets riots accused

BJP MP Sanjeev Balyan met the Muzaffarnagar riots accused in the district jail here and assured them of a fair trial, police said on Friday.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Commission summons top officials

 The one-man inquiry commission probing the Muzaffarnagar riots has summoned several top officials who were serving during the violence.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Commission records statement of then DM

The one-man commission probing Muzaffarnagar riots recorded the statement of the then District Magistrate of Muzaffarnagar Surender Singh, police said on Tuesday.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Panel records statements of officials

The one-man commission probing Muzaffarnagar riots has recorded the statements of officials who were serving during the riots in 2013, police said on Friday.

Controversial MPs' inclusion a bid to tamper with AMU autonomy

The appointment of two controversial Lok Sabha members to the highest governing body of Aligarh Muslim University has drawn sharp reactions from varsity's community which described it as an attempt to "tamper" with its autonomy and special character.

Around 125 Samajwadi Party MLAs in contact with BJP, may resign any time: Sangeet Som

BJP MLA Sangeet Som, an accused in Muzaffarnagar riots, on Sunday alleged that around 125 SP MLAs are in contact with the BJP and they may resign any time resulting in the fall of Akhilesh Yadav's government.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Bail plea of 18 accused rejected

The bail plea of 18 people, accused of killing eight persons in Kutba village during 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots, was today rejected by a court here.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Eight accused arrested in Kutba killings

Eight more persons have been arrested in connection with communal killings at Kutba village during Muzaffarnagar riots in 2013, police said on Wednesday.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Gang-rape victim challenges SIT clean chit

A gangrape victim has challenged in a local court an SIT report which gave a clean chit to five accused in one of the gang-rape cases that took place during the Muzaffarnagar communal riots.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Four accused arrested in Kutba killings

 Four more persons have been arrested in connection with communal killings at Kutba village during the Muzaffarnagar riots last year, police said on Tuesday.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Two more gang-rape accused held

Two more persons were on Sunday arrested in connection with gangrape cases during communal riots here last year, raising the number of arrested accused to 24, police said.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Six accused in Kutba killings arrested

Six persons have been arrested in connection with communal killings at Kutba village during Muzaffarnagar riots last year, police said.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Another gang-rape accused arrested

One more accused has been arrested in connection with gang-rape cases during the communal riots here last year, raising the number of arrested accused to 19, police said on Monday.

Plea to show documentary on Muzaffarnagar riots: HC seeks CBFC response

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday sought responses of the Censor Board and its appellate tribunal on a plea for public screening of a documentary on Muzaffarnagar riots.

Muzaffarnagar riots inquiry commission seeks extension

With its tenure ending, the one-man inquiry commission appointed by Uttar Pradesh government on Muzfarranagar riots has sought an extension.

25 booked under charges of gang-rape during Muzaffarnagar riots

Twenty five persons accused of gang-rape during Muzaffarnagar riots have been booked under one more section which includes charges of gang-rape during communal or sectarian violence.

Muzaffarnagar riot accused panchayat member sent to judicial custody

A member of the district panchayat, wanted in connection with a triple murder case during a communal violence here, was on Friday arrested and presented before a local court that remanded him to 14-day judicial custody.

Villagers pelt stones, open fire at police in UP village

Two security personnel were injured when villagers here allegedly opened fire and pelted stones at a police team which had gone to arrest 20 persons accused in Phugana gang-rape cases during Muzaffarnagar riots, police said on Thursday.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Court extends judicial custody of 10 accused

The judicial custody of ten accused in connection with a riot case here has been extended till October 16 by a court here.

Muzaffarnagar riots: SIT asked to complete probe in 45 days

The SIT, probing the Muzaffarnagar riots, has been directed by the Inspector General of Meerut Zone to complete its investigation within next 45 days.