Moradabad violence: BJP team arrives in district, denied permission to visit site

Shortly after Muzaffarnagar riots accused MLA Sangeet Som was barred from entering Moradabad by the administration, a Bharatiya Janata Party team including party MLA Suresh Rana arrived in the district on Sunday.

UP govt seeks cancellation of bails to Muzaffarnagar riots accused

The Uttar Pradesh government led by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has appealed to courts to cancel bail of at least 50 persons accused of playing a role in the last year`s Muzaffarnagar riots, claiming that they could try to disturb peace during elections.

Snooping row: You don`t tap phones when someone is threatened, says Khurshid

External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Saturday criticised the Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi on the recent snooping issue.

Digvijay slams BJP for honouring UP MLAs facing Muzaffarnagar riots charges

Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh today said that BJP and Narendra Modi have shown their true colours by honouring those MLAs of the party who are facing charges of having fomented recent riots in Uttar Pradesh.

Fresh chargesheet against BJP MLA Suresh Rana

A fresh chargesheet has been filed against controversial BJP legislator Suresh Rana and two other party activists for rioting during a protest against a gang-rape in Shamli in June.

Modi rally: BJP felicitates Muzaffarnagar riots accused MLAs in Agra

Undeterred by criticism from rival political parties, the BJP on Thursday honoured two of its MLAs Sangeet Som and Suresh Rana, who have been accused of inciting communal violence in Muzaffarnagar, in Agra where its PM candidate Narendra Modi is due to address a rally.

BJP MLAs named in Muzaffarnagar riots case to be honoured

A controversy has been sparked with BJP deciding to felicitate its MLAs Sangeet Som and Suresh Rana, accused of inciting communal violence in Muzaffarnagar, at Narendra Modi`s rally in Agra on Thursday.

Muzaffarnagar riots: BJP MLA Suresh Rana granted bail

BJP legislator Suresh Rana has been released on bail by a local court, almost two months after he was arrested for allegedly fanning communal riots here.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Another BJP MLA granted bail

BJP legislator Suresh Rana has been released on bail by a local court, almost two months after he was arrested for allegedly fanning communal riots here.

BJP MLA Sangeet Som released on bail

BJP legislator Sangeet Som who was arrested for his alleged role in inciting communal violence here, was released on bail by a neighbouring Deoband court.

Bail pleas of 2 BJP MLAs to be heard tomorrow

The bail plea of BJP MLA Suresh Rana would be heard in court tomorrow in connection with violence in Shamli district of Uttar Pradesh.

UP riots: BJP MLAs Som, Rana get relief from Advisory Board

Uttar Pradesh Advisory Board on Thursday revoked the detention under NSA of two BJP MLAs, Sangeet Som and Suresh Rana.

BJP MLA`s judicial custody extended in Muzaffarnagar riot case

The judicial custody of BJP MLA Suresh Rana, arrested for allegedly inciting communal violence in Muzaffarnagar by making provocative speeches, has been extended till November 20 by a local court here.

Muzaffarnagar riots: 252 cases registered

A total of 252 cases have been registered and more than 500 people booked in connection with last month`s riots in the district, police said Monday.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Authorities for video conferencing of Som, Rana

District authorities have requested the court hearing the Muzaffarnagar riots case against BJP MLAs Sangeet Som and Suresh Rana that the proceedings be conducted through video conferencing.

BJP MLA Suresh Rana booked in another case

BJP MLA Suresh Rana, who was arrested in Lucknow on Sep 20 for allegedly inciting violence by making provocative speeches, has been booked in another case of rioting, police said Monday.

Muzaffarnagar riots: UP jailor in soup for greeting BJP MLA

The jailor of Jalaun prison was on Sunday caught on camera greeting BJP MLA Sangeet Som with his hands folded.

Muzaffarnagar violence: BJP MLA Suresh Rana sent to 14 days judicial custody

A local court on Saturday sent arrested Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Suresh Rana to 14 days of judicial custody for allegedly delivering an inflammatory speech that led to communal riots in Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh.

Denied permission to visit Muzaffarnagar, Rajnath lashes out at SP

BJP president Rajnath Singh hit out at the Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh after he was made to cancel his visit to riot-hit Muzaffarnagar on Saturday.

Muzaffarnagar riots: BJP MLA Suresh Rana arrested from Lucknow

Under fire for its handling of the Muzaffarnagar riots, the Uttar Pradesh police finally acted on Friday and arrested Bhartiya Janata Party MLA Suresh Rana on charges of making provocative speeches to cause riots.