Bharuch violence: 200 BJP members resign, blame illegal shrimp farming

Alleging inaction on the part of Gujarat government in reining in "anti-social" elements thriving on illegal shrimp farming in Bharuch district which was hit by communal clashes, around 200 members of BJP from Hansot and Ankleshwar talukas have resigned from the party.

Union Minister Vasava blames police over communal clashes in Gujarat

Union Minister of state for tribal affairs and Bharuch MP Mansukhbhai Vasava on Friday said the police were "careless" and failed to prevent the recent communal clashes in Hansot town in Gujarat in which two people died.

Bareilly peaceful after clashes

Seventeen people were arrested and cases slapped against 400 people Friday for their alleged involvement in communal clashes in Bareilly earlier this week, police said.

Muzaffarnagar riots: SC directs UP govt to implement court's order within four weeks
Muzaffarnagar riots: SC directs UP govt to implement court's order within four weeks

The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to implement the district court's order regarding rehabilitation and compensation for the gang-rape victims, of the 2013 communal clashes which broke out here, within four weeks.

Communal clashes down by 19 percent in 2014: Rijiju

The number of communal clashes in India went down from 694 in 2013 to 561 this year, a drop of 19 percent, Parliament was informed Wednesday.

Improve intel gathering to check communal clashes: Jung to policemen

 In the wake of recent cases of communal clashes in the city, Lt Governor Najeeb Jung today asked Delhi Police to remain more vigilant and improve their intelligence-gathering abilities to prevent any recurrence of such incidents.

Normalcy returning to violence-hit Trilokpuri

Eight days after an alleged fight between inebriated youngsters escalated into clashes, Trilokpuri largely offers a sight of reassurance with signs of normalcy, barring fleeting moments of disquiet and suspicion.

Delhi's Trilokpuri prohibitory orders relaxed for 11 hours

Delhi Police Thursday relaxed the prohibitory orders for 11 hours in Delhi's Trilokpuri area, which has been hit by communal clashes.

40 arrested in Vadodara following communal clashes
40 arrested in Vadodara following communal clashes

The police in Gujarat's Vadodara has arrested at least 40 people in the wake of late-night communal clashes on Saturday between Hindus and Muslims following days of tension in the city.

Security stepped up after fresh violence in Vadodara

Security has been heightened with two more SRPF companies being deployed following fresh violence reported from one of the city areas where communal clashes occurred over the last three days, police said today.

Mobile internet facility suspended in violence-hit Vadodara

Mobile internet facility in Vadodara city was suspended on Saturday following communal clashes over the past two days, a senior police officer said.

Despite history of non-violence, too many clashes in India recently, says Kiren Rijiju

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Sunday lamented the fact that despite a history of non-violence, India has seen many incidents of hostility lately.

Election Commission more vigilant for bypolls in western UP

Wary of the possibility of attempts to communally polarise voters ahead of the state Assembly bypolls in western Uttar Pradesh, the Election Commission has directed district and police officials to ensure that there are no such incidents in the run-up to the polls.

DM Saharanpur transferred

District Magistrate of Saharanpur, which recently witnessed communal clashes claiming three lives, was on Monday night transferred in a major reshuffle of Uttar Pradesh bureaucracy.

471 people died in communal clashes in Assam since 2001: Govt

As many as 471 persons lost their lives in communal clashes and 263 were injured in Assam since 2001, the state Assembly was informed on Monday.

Concern in Rajya Sabha over communal clashes

Concern was voiced in Rajya Sabha over rising communal clashes in the country, including the one at Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh.

Curfew relaxed for eight hours in Saharanpur

With the situation gradually returning to normal, curfew was Friday relaxed in the violence-hit district for eight hours.

US report on UP communal clashes a `conspiracy`: SP

Samajwadi Party on Thursday said that a recent US report on communal clashes was a "conspiracy" against Uttar Pradesh government to defame it in international media.

Saharanpur infant undergoes successful heart surgery in Delhi

A 14-month-old boy from Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh, which has been hit by communal clashes, has successfully undergone a heart surgery here, doctors said Tuesday.

Communal clashes in Kathua, Army called out

Mobs went a rampage setting afire kiosks and damaging property as communal clashes, sparked by an alleged act of sacrilege, erupted today in Jammu and Kashmir`s Kathua district, prompting authorities to call out Army.