Muzaffarnagar riots panel records statements of officials

The one-man commission probing the Muzaffarnagar riots has recorded the statements of officials who were serving during the riots in 2013, police said on Thursday.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Panel records statements of officials

The one-man commission probing Muzaffarnagar riots has recorded the statements of officials who were serving during the riots in 2013, police said on Friday.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Bail plea of 18 accused rejected

The bail plea of 18 people, accused of killing eight persons in Kutba village during 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots, was today rejected by a court here.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Two more gang-rape accused held

Two more persons were on Sunday arrested in connection with gangrape cases during communal riots here last year, raising the number of arrested accused to 24, police said.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Delhi Police constable among 13 chargesheeted

The Special Investigation Team probing the Muzaffarnagar riots has chargesheeted 13 people, including a Delhi Police constable, in arson and loot cases during the riots last year.

BJP endorse Yogi Adityanath's 'minority theory'?

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

BJP endorse Yogi Adityanath's 'minority theory'? Part-2

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

UP riots report: Samajwadi Party trying to divert attention of people, says BJP`s Saharanpur MP

The BJP slammed the ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh for the Saharanpur riots report and accused the Akhilesh Yadav government for trying to divert the attention of the people.

Saharanpur clash: Imran Masood booked for rioting

Former Congress MLA Imran Masood has been booked in two cases, including rioting and attempt to murder, in connection with violent clashes in Saharanpur which left three persons dead.

Six more arrested for Saharanpur clash

Six persons, including the alleged main conspirator, were today arrested in connection with the communal riots here, police said.

BJP team visits violence-hit Saharanpur

A six-member BJP team on Wednesday visited riot-hit areas of Saharanpur and accused the district administration of failing to act against those who instigated the violence.

Pakistan`s ISI could be behind Saharanpur violence: BJP

The BJP on Monday speculated that Pakistan`s ISI could be behind the violence in Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh.

Akhilesh government responsible for riots: Shahnawaz Hussain

Holding Mulayam Singh Yadav and Akhilesh Yadav responsible for Saharanpur riots, BJP leader Syed Shahnawaz Hussain said poor law and order situation were reasons behind the riots.

Saharanpur violence pre-planned: Kalraj Mishra

Union Minister Kalraj Mishra on Sunday said it appeared Saharanpur clashes were pre-planned and asked political parties not to politicise the issue.

Congress VP Rahul Gandhi `saddened` by Saharanpur communal riots

Condemning the eruption of communal violence in Saharanpur district of Uttar Pradesh, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said that politics of hatred must end and it has no place in the country.

Azam Khan questions Delhi Police`s claim on LeT operatives

UP Minister Azam Khan on Tuesday discounted Delhi Police`s claim that LeT operatives had contacted residents of Muzaffarnagar.

NCM expresses concern over delay in arrest of riot accused

National Commission for Minorities has expressed concern over the delay in arrest of Muzaffarnagar riots accused and said it was a necessary step towards restoring confidence among the riot victims.

Muzaffarnagar: 30 families booked for illegally staying in relief camps

Thirty families have been booked for allegedly living in relief camps in Sanjak village here despite not being riot victims, police said on Friday.

UP babu says nobody dies of cold; Akhilesh tells him to mind his words

After former state chief minister Mulayam Singh Yadav, now Uttar Pradesh Principal Secretary (Home) AK Gupta has stirred a controversy by claiming no one died of cold at the riot relief camps.

Rahul comes across bitter communal divide in sugar belt of UP

Rahul Gandhi came face to face with the bitter reality of the deep chasm between communities after the communal riots in the sugar belt of Muzaffarnagar and Shamli.