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.

Kawal killings: 1st anniversary observed under tight security

Amid tight security, hundreds of people including Union minister Sanjeev Baliyan on Thursday observed the first death anniversary of two youths killed in Kawal village, following which riots had erupted in the district and adjoining Shamli last year.

Dalit beaten to death in UP

A 60-year-old Dalit was beaten to death by four persons over a minor dispute in Maghakheri village here, police said on Thursday.

Woman burnt alive by husband, in-laws for dowry in UP

A 35-year-old woman was burnt alive by her husband and in-laws over dowry demands at Lachera village here, police said.

Muzaffarnagar riot accused BJP MLA Sangeet Som gets Z category security

The union home ministry has decided to provide Z category security to controversial BJP MLA from Uttar Pradesh Sangeet Som, reports said on Tuesday.

Two traders shot dead in Muzaffarnagar

Two traders were allegedly shot dead by unidentified men at Kairana town in Shamli district, police said on Monday.

Two chargesheeted in SHO murder case in Muzaffarnagar

A chargesheet has been filed in a local court here against the two accused in the murder case of SHO of Phugana village in the district.

Seven injured in clash in Muzaffarnagar

A clash broke out between two groups of the same community following which seven persons including a woman were injured at Chtora village in the district, police said on Sunday.

NSA invoked against gang-rape accused in Muzaffarnagar

Authorities have slapped the stringent National Security Act against three accused arrested in Dulhera gang-rape case in June that had sparked communal tension here.

Bail plea of rape accused dismissed in UP

A local court has dismissed the bail plea of a man wanted in connection with the rape of a woman during the riots in the district in September last year.

Three inmates booked for sodomising 16-year-old inmate

Police have registered a case against three inmates for allegedly sodomising another inmate in a government-run protection home Muzaffarnagar.

Juvenile home inmate sodomised by another inmate in Muzaffarnagar

A 16-year-old inmate of a government-run juvenile home was allegedly sodomised by another inmate here, police said on Sunday.

Journalist attempts suicide in Muzaffarnagar

A local TV channel journalist attempted suicide here alleging inaction by police in a complaint lodged by him, police said on Monday.

RLD activist murdered in Muzaffarnagar

A Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) activist and farmer was allegedly murdered by his brother and his two sons over some land dispute at Datiyana village under Chapar police station in the district, police said today.

RLD activist murdered in Muzaffarnagar

A RLD activist and farmer was allegedly murdered by his brother and his two sons over some land dispute at Datiyana village under Chapar police station in the district, police said on Sunday.

Boy sodomised by three youths in UP

A student of class seven was allegedly sodomised by three youths in Budhana town in the district.

Community panchayat in UP bans jeans, mobile phones for girls

A community panchayat has banned girls from wearing jeans and keeping mobile phones claiming that they were having a "bad" effect on them and were responsible for eve-teasing incidents.

Two gets life term for burning to death a woman in Muzaffarnagar

A local court here on Friday sentenced two persons to life imprisonment for murdering their woman relative by burning her over a property dispute five years ago.

Abducted girl found murdered in UP

Body of a 15-year-old girl who was abducted along with her sister on July 25 was recovered from Kairana town in Shamli district following which three police personnel have been suspended for alleged negligence.