Ban on sale of beef will promote communal harmony: Shahnawaz Hussain

Kicking up another controversy, BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain on Saturday asked Muslims to demand ban on sale of beef in their states to "promote communal harmony".

Strong action against those disturbing communal harmony: Govt

Strong action will be taken against those who disturb communal harmony, government asserted in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday while stating that such incidents had "shown a decreasing trend" during the last few months of last year but increased again in January this year.

Rein in Hindutva forces: Karunanidhi to PM

DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to rein in Hindutva outfits who are making a "mockery of communal harmony" and joined other parties in voicing apprehension that observing Good Governance Day on December 25 could hamper Christmas festivities.

AAP, Cong blame police for failing to maintain communal harmony

The Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress on Monday accused the Delhi Police of failing to maintain communal harmony in the city after a blaze gutted a substantial part of St Sebastian's Church at northeast Delhi's Tahirpur area.

Lucknow Imam upbraids Togadia for attempting to disturb communal harmony

Lucknow Eidgah Imam Maulana Khalid Rasheed Firangi Mahali Monday condemned Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Praveen Togadia for his controversial statement on Muslims forgetting 2002 Gujarat riots.

Congress has destroyed communal harmony of India: Rajnath Singh

BJP president Rajnath Singh said on Wednesday that the Congress party was responsible for destroying the communal and social harmony of the country.

Badal cautions people against forces trying to disturb peace

CM Prakash Singh Badal on Sunday cautioned people against forces which were out to disturb the peace and communal harmony of Punjab.

Sonia Gandhi greets people on Diwali

Making a strong appeal for "communal harmony", Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday greeted people on the occasion of Diwali.

Parties disturbing communal harmony ahead of 2014 polls: UP CM

Charging that some main political parties are trying to "dangerously" disturb the communal harmony in Uttar Pradesh ahead of Lok Sabha polls, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday warned such forces of stringent action.

WB seeks effective steps to maintain communal harmony

Condemning the recent communal incidents in different parts of the country, West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra Monday sought effective measures to maintain inter-community relations and protect the rights of minorities.

Steps will be taken for communal harmony in J&K: Farooq

National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah, whose party heads the government in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday assured Rajya Sabha that all steps would be taken to maintain communal harmony in the state.

JKNPP to take out communal harmony yatra in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) will take out a week-long yatra, aimed at spreading the message of communal harmony, from Jammu to Kishtwar, starting August 29.

Step up vigil to maintain communal harmony: Gehlot to officers

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot today asked senior district and police officers to step up vigil to maintain communal peace in the state.

Maintaining communal harmony in Delhi biggest achievement in 14-years: Dikshit

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Monday identified maintenance of communal harmony and peace in the city as the "biggest achievement" of her government in the last 14 years.

Communal harmony substratum of cultural ethos of J&K: Mir

Emphasising the rich tradition of the state to celebrate different festivals with amity, the Minister for Tourism GA Mir on Sunday called for strengthening the diverse culture of Jammu and Kashmir.

Muslim youths set up centre to provide interest-free loans

The move would help in further strengthening the communal harmony in the village where about 5000 families comprising of different community.

Peace must be maintained at any cost: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday made an appeal to remain vigilant and maintain peace at any cost.

Communal harmony marks rathyatra of Lord Jagannath

Marked by active participation
from members of both the communities, the 134th edition of Lord Jagannath`s rathyatra passed off peacefully here.

Oppn vitiating communal harmony: Bihar CM Nitish

Bihar CM charged the Opposition with vitiating peace and communal harmony in the state by `intentionally exaggerating` the police firing at Forbesganj and reassured strict action after the probe ordered by him is completed.

Communal harmony march to kickstart from Ayodhya

In a bid to spread message of peace and communal harmony, prominent social activists will flag off a march which will kickstart from here and culminate at
Mahatma Gandhi`s birth place Vardha in Maharashtra.