Muzaffarnagar riots

Uttar Pradesh government to withdraw 20 cases related to 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots

It is to be noted that the UP government has withdrawn a total of 76 cases since Yogi Adityanath took charge as chief minister of the state in 2017.

Jul 24, 2019, 10:52 AM IST

2013 Muzaffarnagar riots: All 7 convicts awarded life imprisonment

The clashes that took place in Muzaffarnagar and Shamli districts claimed 62 lives while injuring 93 others and leaving more than 50,000 displaced.

Feb 08, 2019, 16:42 PM IST

Court convicts 7 for killing 2 youths that led to Muzaffarnagar 2013 riots

The court will pronounce the quantum of punishment on February 8.

Feb 06, 2019, 22:14 PM IST

Morning Breaking: UP govt to withdraw 18 cases related to Muzaffarnagar riots

The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to withdraw 18 cases related to the Muzaffarnagar riots and asked the district authorities to approach the court, sources said Sunday. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 28, 2019, 08:48 AM IST

UP govt to withdraw 18 cases related to Muzaffarnagar riots

However, the cases asked to withdraw do not include the names of these BJP leaders.

Jan 27, 2019, 18:00 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar riots: Non-bailable warrants issued against 6 people

Shahnawaz was stabbed by eight people in Kawal village on August 27, 2013.

Sep 05, 2018, 19:02 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh government to withdraw 131 Muzaffarnagar riots cases

The cases that the Adityanath government wants to withdraw include 13 murder and 11 attempt to murder cases.

Mar 22, 2018, 13:43 PM IST

Country running on whims and fancies of BJP leaders, not Constitution: Hardik Patel attacks Adityanath government

Patel was responding to recent reports of Yogi Adityanath government considering to withdraw cases again party leaders accused in the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots

Jan 23, 2018, 13:17 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh government moves to drop Muzaffarnagar riot cases against BJP leaders

The cases were filed against UP minister Suresh Rana, former Union minister Sanjiv Balyan, MP Bhartendu Singh, MLA Umesh Malik and party leader Sadhvi Prachi.

Jan 20, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

SC notice to UP govt on ban on screening of film based on 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots

The producer had filed a petition against the state government's decision to ban the film screening in certain districts.

Dec 01, 2017, 13:28 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar riots: Case against three persons transferred to sessions court

A local court has transferred to a sessions court a case against three persons who were accused of burning a house during the Muzaffarnagar riots of 2013.

Jun 07, 2017, 12:33 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar calm, BJP's agenda is development: Sanjeev ​Balyan

Western UP, where tension had prevailed during the 2014 Lok Sabha election too in the wake of riots, is calm, said Sanjeev Balyan.

Feb 03, 2017, 10:41 AM IST

'Fresh probe in Muzaffarnagar riots, Kairana exodus if BJP comes to power'

Terming the Congress-SP alliance as an "alliance of corruption and crime", BJP said by joining hands with Congress, Akhilesh Yadav has exposed himself.

Feb 02, 2017, 15:00 PM IST

BJP MP Yogi Adityanath raises Hindu exodus issue, asks people to remember Muzaffarnagar riots, Bulandhshahr rapes when they vote

Firebrand BJP MP Yogi Adityanath has courted a major controversy.

Jan 31, 2017, 18:47 PM IST

UP Assembly polls: BJP can repeat Gujarat, Muzaffarnagar incidents for gains, alleges Azam Khan

Senior Samajwadi Party leader and UP Cabinet Minister has launched an all-out attack against BJP and levelled some serious allegations against the saffron party.

Oct 19, 2016, 12:27 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar riots: Rs 15 lakh each for families of missing persons

"The Chief Minister has sanctioned Rs 15 lakh each for the families of 18 persons missing after Muzaffarnagar riots," an official spokesman said.

Sep 26, 2016, 23:51 PM IST

'Shorgul' not to be released in Muzaffarnagar

With theatre owners in the district refusing to screen 'Shorgul' based on the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots, the movie will not be released here.

Jul 01, 2016, 13:02 PM IST

Fatwa issued against Jimmy Sheirgill for political drama 'Shorgul'

Jimmy Sheirgill starrer ‘Shorgul’ is a political drama which also touches upon the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots. 

Jun 23, 2016, 11:55 AM IST

Shocking! Muzaffarnagar riots victim denied entry by hospital, gives birth on road

A 35-year-old woman who was displaced from her native village during the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots, gave birth on a road after she was allegedly denied admission by a government hospital here, prompting a probe by the Chief Medical Officer (CMO).

Jun 21, 2016, 13:29 PM IST

JNU sends show-cause to Umar for movie screening last year

 A day after JNU had sent show-cause notice to Anirban Bhattacharya for participation in screening of a film on Muzaffarnar riots last August, the varsity today issued a similar note to Umar Khalid asking him to explain his position.

Apr 29, 2016, 20:17 PM IST