Muzaffarnagar riot victims attacked in native village

Five victims of the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots were beaten up allegedly by some residents of their native village when they went there for some work.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Probe panel seeks extension of 2 months

With its tenure ending on Saturday, the one-man inquiry commission set up to probe the Muzaffarnagar riots has sought an extension of two more months.

DUSU stalls screening of documentary on Muzaffarnagar riots

Members of Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) on Saturday stalled the screening of a documentary film on 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots at DU's Kirori Mal College, calling its content "anti-national".

Muzaffarnagar riots: Charges framed against four in gang-rape case

Charges were on Tuesday framed against four accused by a special court here in connection with the gangrape of a woman during the 2013 communal clashes.

Court issues summons to five accused in 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots gang-rape case

A local court here has issued summons to five accused in connection with a rape case during the riots here in September of 2013 after rejecting the closure report of a Special Investigation Team in the matter.

Jimmy Sheirgill to star in film based on Muzaffarnagar riots
Jimmy Sheirgill to star in film based on Muzaffarnagar riots

Bollywood actor Jimmy Sheirgill is all set to play a "young and fierce" politician in an upcoming film which is based on the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots.

Muzaffarnagar riots panel rejects IPS officer's plea to record statement

The inquiry commission probing 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots here has reportedly turned down the plea of an IPS officer to record his statement.

Muzaffarnagar riots: SIT completes probe in 503 of 510 cases

The SIT probing the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots has completed its investigation in all cases except in seven, including one against BJP MLA Sangit Som.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Displaced people to get pension benefit

The state government has decided to extend the benefit of the 'Samajwadi Pension Scheme' to almost two thousand persons displaced due to the Muzaffarnagar riots.

UP riot victim's kin move court against SIT closure report

The father of Shahnawaz, killed during the riots here in August 2013, has moved court challenging the closure report of the special investigation team (SIT) giving clean chit to the six accused in the case.

Muslim should broaden their mental horizon: Shia cleric

 Muslims should "broaden their mental horizon" by striving to set up more modern educational institutions, Shia cleric Moulana Kalbe Sadiq said.

Muzaffarnagar riots: SIT files closure report in murder case

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the Muzaffarnagar riots cases has filed a closure report in the murder case of journalist Rajesh Verma, saying the accused are yet to be identified.

Muzaffarnagar riots panel records statements of officials

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

Muzaffarnagar riots: Statement of DM recorded

The inquiry commission probing the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots has recorded the statement of the then District Magistrate Kaushal Raj Sharma who asserted that authorities had effectively controlled the violence.

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.