Vadodara riots: Over 200 held, situation remains tense
Vadodara riots: Over 200 held, situation remains tense

More than 200 people have been arrested in Vadodara town in Gujarat after days of communal violence, police said on Monday.

Over 200 held for Vadodara riots, no fresh flare up

Over 200 people have been arrested in Vadodara town in Gujarat after days of communal violence though no fresh incident was reported today, police said.

Over 200 held for Vadodara riots, no fresh flare up

Over 200 people have been arrested in Vadodara town in Gujarat after days of communal violence though no fresh incident was reported today, police said.

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.

PM Narendra Modi 'ring fenced' against summons

India on Friday made it very clear that Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived here on a five-day visit, was "ring fenced" and there was no question of anyone serving any summons on him and that an action in the matter was underway.

SP leader Azmi's conviction in hate speech case suspended

In a relief for Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi ahead of next month's Maharashtra Assembly polls, the Sessions Court Tuesday suspended his conviction and two-year sentence in an alleged hate speech case.

Curfew in Nainwa, Khanpur relaxed for 12 hours

Curfew in violence-hit Nainwa and Khanpur areas were relaxed for 12 hours on Thursday by the district administration as the situation there remained peaceful and normal.

BJP chief Amit Shah chargesheeted in Muzaffarnagar

In what may spell trouble for the ruling BJP, its national president Amit Shah was on Wednesday chargesheeted for a hate speech made by him in the run-up to the General Elections by the local police in Muzaffarnagar, which was hit by communal violence last year.

Muzaffarnagar: Property of eight riot accused attached

The property of eight persons, who were wanted in connection with the riots in the district, has been attached by the police on the orders of a court here.

Such remarks incite communal violence: Rashid Alvi on Yogi Adityanath's comment on minorities

Yogi Adityanath's comment on minorities hasn't gone down well with the Opposition parties. Reacting to his remarks, the Congress leader Rashid Alvi said, “We condemn such remarks. These remarks incite communal violence.”

Opposition attacks BJP MP Yogi Adityanath for controversial remarks on minority community
Opposition attacks BJP MP Yogi Adityanath for controversial remarks on minority community

Quite vocal about his religious views, the BJP MP Yogi Adityanath stroked a controversy when he said that communal riots happen in the places where a particular minority community constitute 20-40 percent of the total population.

More violence in Muzaffarnagar, tension prevails

Tension prevailed after four students from a community were beaten up by a group of people in Jat colony here, sparking protests.

Muzaffarnagar riots: compensation claim accepted

A year after riots broke out in the district, claims for compensation by the people effected from Hasanpur village have been accepted by the district authorities here.

UP bypolls: Yogi Adityanath to be BJP's star campaigner
UP bypolls: Yogi Adityanath to be BJP's star campaigner

Bharatiya Janata Party MP Yogi Adityanath will be party's star campaigner for the Uttar Pradesh bypolls scheduled for September next month, reports said on Thursday.

Uttar Pradesh villages tense after violence

Tensions prevailed on Monday in the two Uttar Pradesh villages where communal clashes had erupted a day earlier, police said.

Tension in Uttar Pradesh district after group clash

Tension erupted in Alipur Khera town in Bhogaon area of the district today when members of two communities clashed and set some shops on fire, police said.

BJP not SP to be blamed for rising crimes in UP: Naresh Agarwal

Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Naresh Agarwal on Monday criticised the Bharatiya Janata Party for blaming his party for the spiraling crime rate in Uttar Pradesh.

Mayawati attacks BJP, SP over communal violence

Mayawati accused BJP and SP of being "hand in glove" in fanning communal violence in UP to further their political interests and said communal forces were becoming strong across the country.

Saharanpur riots: Rajnath Singh rubbishes report accusing BJP MP of inciting violence

Probing the cause of communal violence that occurred in Saharanpur last month, the 5-member committee has submitted its report to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.

308 communal incidents till June this year

A total of 308 communal incidents were reported in the country in the first six months of this year of which 56 have taken place in Uttar Pradesh, Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.