The apex court directed the Odisha government to give additional compensation to the riot victims.Aug 02, 2016, 11:25 AM IST
The Justice AS Naidu Commission of Inquiry, set up by the Odisha government to probe the 2008 Kandhamal riots, presented its report to the state government on Tuesday.Dec 22, 2015, 18:04 PM IST
Justice AS Naidu Commission probing the 2008 ethno-communal riot in Odisha's Kandhamal district in which at least 38 people were killed, on Tuesday submitted its report to the state government.Dec 22, 2015, 15:59 PM IST
Kandhamal riots — A local court here acquitted 11 persons due to lack of evidence in a case related to communal riots in Odisha`s Kandhamal district.Apr 17, 2014, 17:42 PM IST
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).Dec 13, 2013, 01:22 AM IST
Vatican representative Salvatore Pennacchio, who will attend the 75th anniversary of a restored Roman Catholic church damaged in riots in Kandhamal, visited the district on Thursday.Nov 28, 2013, 23:17 PM IST
Justice Naidu Commission now probing the 2008 Kandhamal riots was likely to submit its interim report to the Odisha government during mid-2014.Oct 07, 2013, 19:31 PM IST
Former Delhi High Court Chief Justice AP Shah on Friday accused the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) of not taking any inaction on Kandhamal communal riots.Aug 23, 2013, 22:31 PM IST
A fast track court has acquitted three persons in a case relating to the killing of a physically handicapped youth during the 2008 Kandhamal riots.Mar 05, 2013, 19:04 PM IST
A Fast Track court on Tuesday sentenced 12 people to six years` imprisonment after they were convicted of being involved in 2008 riots.Nov 27, 2012, 18:08 PM IST
One more person was arrested on Monday in connection with the alleged rape of a Catholic nun in Odisha`s communally sensitive Kandhamal riots.Aug 06, 2012, 19:12 PM IST
A total of 156 persons were acquitted by two Fast Track Courts here in three separate verdicts in connection with the Kandhamal riots.Mar 25, 2012, 14:35 PM IST
A Fast Track Court
Wednesday sentenced seven people to rigorous imprisonment for
three years for involvement in the 2008 riots in Odisha`s Kandhamal district.
The trial of a case involving rape
of a Christian nun during the
2008 Kandhamal riots in Orissa was stayed on Monday by the Supreme
NCM sought to know the cause behind high
rate of acquittal of accused persons in the communal riots of Kandhamal in 2008.
At least two affidavits were filed before the
Commission alleging that the former Rajya Sabha MP, was involved in conspiracy to spread hatred.
A fast track court sentenced 10 people to rigorous imprisonment for five years for involvement in communal riots in Kandhamal district in 2008.Oct 19, 2011, 00:46 AM IST
A fast-track court in
Orissa`s Kandhamal district on Friday sentenced 24 people to three
years of rigorous imprisonment.
The judicial commission probing causes of the 2008 Kandhamal communal riots on Monday asked Orissa government to appoint an accessor to expedite the inquiry.Aug 01, 2011, 18:08 PM IST
Blaming Naveen Patnaik for prolonged violence in Kandhamal after the killing of VHP leader Laxmanananda Saraswati in 2008, BJP leader BB Harichandan said the Orissa CM`s "over dependency" on bureaucracy worsened the situation.Jul 28, 2011, 19:36 PM IST