Ballabhgarh riot victims blame local SHO, says NCM report

Riot-hit Muslim villagers in Ballabhgarh`s Atali Village in Haryana have demanded "strong action" against Station House Officer (SHO) Babu Lal for "abetting the miscreants" belonging to the majority community who attacked them on May 25.

Complaint against Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut over Muslim voting rights remarks

A complaint was on Sunday filed with the National Commission for Minorities (NCM) against Shiv Sena MP and editor of party mouthpiece Saamna, Sanjay Raut, for his remarks that voting rights of Muslims should be revoked as the community has often been used to play vote bank politics.

Emergency-era police firing: NCM seeks report from UP govt

The National Commission for Minorities (NCM) has asked the Uttar Pradesh government to submit a report in connection with the killing in a police shoot-out of 25 people reportedly protesting against forced sterilisation in Muzaffarnagar during the Emergency in 1976.

NCM reviews measures taken by govt in wake of Kandhamal riots

Phulbani: Measures taken by Odisha Government for rehabilitation and welfare of victims of 2007 and 2008 riots in Kandhamal were studied by a team of National Commission for Minorities (NCM).

NCM writes to EC over `communal` remarks by AAP`s Kumar Vishwas

Demanding action against Aam Aadmi Party`s (AAP) Kumar Vishwas for hurting religious feelings, National Commission for Minorities wrote to Election Commission and Delhi Police seeking intervention.

Badal has failed to protect rights of Sikh farmers: NCM

National Commission for Minorities (NCM) member Ajaib Singh on Friday alleged, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has failed to protect the rights of Sikh farmers residing in the Kutch region of Gujarat.

NCM not in favour of death penalty for rape convicts

"A life in prison is rigorous enough. It means paying penance for the sin for the whole life," the NCM said.

Academician Ajaib Singh takes oath as NCM member

Distinguished academician Ajaib Singh on Thursday took oath as a member of the National Commission of Minorities (NCM).

‘Police should not pick up innocents as suspects’

National Commission for Minorities has said police should not pick up innocent people from the minority community as suspects.

Guj riots: Minorities Comm summons IPS officers

National Commission for Minorities has summoned some former and serving Gujarat IPS officers in connection with the 2002 Godhra riots cases.

Minorities` Commission seeks powers like NHRC

The Commission has now dropped its demand for constitutional status in lieu of strengthening weaknesses in the existing NCM Act.

NCM asks report from Maha on Muslim youth`s arrest

New Delhi-resident Naquee Ahmed was arrested by
Maharashtra Anti Terrorist Squad for allegedly procuring SIM
cards with forged documents.

NCM writes to govt on minorities in J&K

The NCM has written to the government to amend the NCM Act to make it applicable to J&K as well.

‘Want to know Kandhamal riots acquittal reasons’

NCM sought to know the cause behind high
rate of acquittal of accused persons in the communal riots of Kandhamal in 2008.

NCM questions high acquittal in Kandhamal case

NCM on Thursday sought to know the cause behind high rate of acquittal of accused persons in the communal riots of Kandhamal in 2008.

Police must fine-tune with minorities: Habibullah

NCM Chief Wajahat Habibullah on Friday asked the
Rajasthan government to focus on "fine-tuning" coordination
between police and minority communities.

Bharatpur violence: NCM team to meet Gehlot

A NMC team headed by its chief Wajahat Habibullah will meet Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot next month to suggest ways to improve relations between Gujjar and Meo communities in Bharatpur district, hit by communal violence last month.

NCM to probe complaints of anti-Christian speeches in MP

Taking note of the alleged
anti-Christian speeches made during the Narmada Samajik Kumbh
Mela in BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh last month, a minority panel
has decided to conduct an on-the-spot investigation into the

Will rehab Muslim youths wrongly arrested for terror: NCM

NCM on Tuesday said it will play its role in the rehabilitation of
those Muslim youths, who were "wrongfully jailed" for acts of
terrorism once the due process of law for establishing their
innocence is complete.

Arrest of some Muslim youths in Malegaon case not proper: NCM

The newly-appointed chairman of the
National Minorities Commission Wajahat Habibullah said that the arrest of some Muslim youths in connection with the
Malegaon blast does not appear to be proper.