Communal Clash

Is Delhi police’s riot probe just a facade, ask activists

Several activists expressed concern on Friday whether the police’s investigation into the Delhi riots was a just ‘facade’ to arrive at pre-meditated conclusions.

published on : 5th September 2020

Curfew clamped in Assam’s Silchar after group clash

Reports suggest the trouble broke out when some people were putting up posters of the foundation stone-laying ceremony of Ram temple in Ayodhya.

published on : 3rd August 2020

RSS worker killed in communal clash over goat grazing in Madhya Pradesh, 19 arrested so far

The clash took place between residents of adjoining Hapala and Dipala villages in Khandwa district (260 km from Bhopal) on May 18

published on : 1st June 2020

129 arrested over clashes in Bengal's Telinipara: Home Dept

Clashes had erupted in Telinipara on Sunday after members of a community were allegedly taunted as "corona" by some people belonging to another group.

published on : 14th May 2020

After Delhi, now communal clashes in Gujarat as arson reported in Khambhat during bandh

Inspector General of Ahmedabad Range, I K Jadeja, said a mob set two roadside wooden cabins and some motorcycles on fire.

published on : 25th February 2020

Union minister Upendra Kushwaha roughed up by anti-quota protesters in Bihar; clashes erupt in several districts

Supporters, mostly upper castes youths, blocked roads and forcibly enforced the nationwide shutdown in Ara town, Bhojpur district.

published on : 10th April 2018

Two BJP leaders held for communal clashes in Bihar; party accuses Opposition RJD of spreading rumours

Dinesh Jha and Mohan Patwa were arrested along with ten others for their involvement in the communal clashes that erupted at Rosera on Tuesday.

published on : 29th March 2018

Asansol violence: Police, administration not performing their duties, says BJP MP Babul Supriyo

Supriyo’s claims come in stark contrast to the police’s statement that the situation is under control in Asansol.

published on : 29th March 2018

Bhagalpur communal clashes: Union Minister Ashwini Choubey's son to move anticipatory bail plea

Arijit Shashwat has an arrest warrant on the charges of inciting communal violence in Bihar's Bhagalpur.

published on : 26th March 2018

Case lodged against Bihar minister Ashwani Choubey's son for Bhagalpur communal clashes

Bhagalpur is a communally sensitive place as it witnessed one of the worst communal riots in 1989 in which more than 1,000 people were killed.

published on : 19th March 2018

Uttar Pradesh Kasganj riots: Police ignored telltale signs

The conflagration could have been avoided had police and administration not failed to gauge underlying tension.

published on : 3rd February 2018

Uttar Pradesh government sends report to Centre on Kasganj violence

The state government's report contains details about the arrests made by the UP Police and circumstances leading to the death of the lone victim Chandan Gupta.

published on : 31st January 2018

Uttar Pradesh's Kasganj violence: Main accused in Chandan Gupta murder case held

Petition seeking NIA probe, Rs 50 lakh relief, martyr’s status for Chandan Gupta has been dismissed.

published on : 31st January 2018

Kasganj communal violence:112 arrested, situation remains tense

Explosives were found during house to house searches following which the state police chief said that the stringent National Security Act would be invoked against the culprits.

published on : 28th January 2018

Kasganj communal violence: Section 144, internet shutdown continue in UP district; accused identified, say cops 

The situation in Kasganj remained tense on Sunday, three days after violent clashes followed a 'Tiranga Yatra' carried out by bike-borne youth on Republic Day where one person was killed.

published on : 28th January 2018
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