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.

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.