SC pulls up Centre, Railways on Mirchpur agitation

The Supreme Court pulled up the Centre and the Railways for not spelling out steps taken to recover the loss incurred to the exchequer due to destruction of property and blockade during protests after the Mirchpur violence.

Mirchpur Dalit killings: 15 people convicted

A Delhi court on Saturday convicted 15 of the 97 accused in the 2010
Mirchpur Dalit killings case.

Mirchpur violence: Supreme Court pulls up Haryana govt

The Supreme Court pulled up the Haryana government for its failure to maintain law and order.

Murder, rioting charges against 98 Mirchpur violence accused

A Delhi court framed charges of murder, rioting and criminal conspiracy, among others, against 98 people accused of attacking Dalits in Haryana`s Hisar district in April 2010, which led to the death of two community members.

Mirchpur: SC asks for steps to recover losses

The apex court bench of Justice GS Singhvi and Justice Asok Kumar Ganguly was told that the combined loss suffered by the central and Haryana governments amounted to Rs 33.45 crore.

Mirchpur violence: Delhi, Haryana told to protect witnesses

A 70-year-old man and his 18-year-old physically-challenged daughter were killed in the arson attack on a Dalit locality in Mirchpur village, about 300 km from Chandigarh.

Mirchpur: Dalits leave village fearing threat

Nearly a dozen Dalit families have left this village in the last 15 days as last year`s violence in Mirchpur has come back to haunt them.

Mirchpur incident: Jats call off protest

Jats demanding a SIT probe into last year`s Mirchpur caste violence ended their 11-day-old agitation after meeting CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda late Tuesday.

Mirchpur violence: Jats demand SIT probe, block roads

Mirchpur village in Hisar district hit the headlines last year when the dominant upper caste Jat members set fire to a row of houses of the Dalit families.

Mirchpur dharna continues to disrupt rail services

Eight trains were diverted on Monday through alternative routes as the indefinite sit-in on railway tracks by Mirchpur villagers seeking a fresh probe into the killing of two dalits in April last year.

Mirchpur violence: Jats continue rail blockade

Hundreds of Jat community members continued to squat on railway tracks near here for the second day on Sunday.

Mirchpur case: Jat conclave for fresh CBI probe

Tension prevailed here Saturday as tens of hundreds of members of the Jat Mahapanchayat, a congregation of leaders from over 42 khap (clan) panchayats, threatened to block roads and railway.