Political Violence

N Chandrababu Naidu to meet President Kovind on Monday

It is learnt that the TDP leaders in Delhi are trying to get the appointments of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah.

published on : 24th October 2021

21 arrested for attacks on TDP office, Pattabhi’s residence in Guntur, Vijayawada

Mangalagiri police served notices on 10 persons on Friday for their alleged involvement in the party office attack. 

published on : 24th October 2021

Revisiting Bengal's chequered history of political violence in last 70 years

Noted Historian Sugata Bose believes that the dominance of a single party for too long has been one of the root causes of the problem.

published on : 21st August 2021

Violence mars UP poll nominations, SP submits complaint

Widespread violence was reported on Thursday from various parts of Uttar Pradesh during the filing of nominations for the July 10 Block Pramukh polls.

published on : 9th July 2021

Kannur -- violence overshadows democratic politics here

Pinarayi-Sudhakaran spat brings into focus politics of vengeance in Kannur where cadre demand ‘tit-for-tat’ approach from leaders

published on : 24th June 2021

Bengal post-poll violence: NCPCR seeks report on children who fled to Assam

In its letter, the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights, the apex child rights body, has asked the district magistrates to record statements of the children.

published on : 14th May 2021

No political violence in Bengal since May 9: Government tells Calcutta High Court

The PIL filed by lawyer petitioner Anindya Sundar Das raised the issue of violence taking place in various parts of the state after the state assembly elections in which the TMC trounced BJP.

published on : 10th May 2021

The reality of reel political violence

It wouldn’t be incorrect to say that the genre has more or less concluded that there cannot be any political discourse without the presence of violence in some form.

published on : 9th May 2021

RSS shikshak killed after clashes with SDPI activists, hartal in Alappuzha on Thursday

An RSS shikshak was hacked to death at Nagamkulangara in Vayalar near Cherthala on Wednesday.

published on : 25th February 2021

Kannippoyil Babu murder case: Three RSS men held

With six more RSS workers currently in custody in the case, officers said more arrests are likely in the coming days.

published on : 15th May 2018

BJP worker taken into custody on wedding day for Kannippoyil Babu murder

As he was about to go to the house of the bride along with his friends and relatives, the police took him into custody.

published on : 14th May 2018

281 cases registered in Kerala in connection with RSS-sponsored violence: Pinarayi Vijayan

The Chief Minister's statement came close on the heels of Union finance minister Arun Jaitley's charge on Sunday that violence escalates in Kerala every time a Left government comes to power. 

published on : 8th August 2017

Bid to paint grim picture of state will hit development: Kerala Chief Minister

There were attempts to project Kerala as a strife-ridden state, which will adversely impact the development of the state, said Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan here on Sunday.

published on : 7th August 2017

Violence rises when LDF assumes power: Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has blamed Pinarayi Vijayan Government for the spurt in political violence in Kerala.

published on : 7th August 2017

Political killings in Kerala: Jaitley visits home of slain RSS worker

Union defence minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday arrived here and visited the home of slain RSS worker S L Rajesh.

published on : 6th August 2017
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