communal clashes

Once a nursery of progressive movements, Shivamogga now a communal cauldron

According to the police, Shivamogga has seen three communal clashes in eight months. 

published on : 27th August 2022

High court grants bail to 19-year-old rag-picker in Jahangirpuri violence case  

Violent clashes broke out in Delhi’s Jahangirpuri on April 16 between two groups during a Hanuman Jayanti procession that left eight police personnel and a civilian injured.

published on : 26th August 2022

Citizens must ensure they don’t stoke hatred, says Delhi High Court

Violent clashes broke out in Delhi’s Jahangirpuri on April 16 between two groups during a Hanuman Jayanti procession that left eight police personnel and a civilian injured.

published on : 19th August 2022

Sickening to see violence against Muslims celebrated in India: Padma Lakshmi

The 51-year-old, who posted a series of tweets, said there is 'widespread anti-Muslim' rhetoric in the country and hoped Hindus don't succumb to 'this fear-mongering' and 'propaganda'.

published on : 29th April 2022

BJP, associates trying to create 'communal situation' in country: NCP chief Sharad Pawar

Without naming anyone, the former Union Agriculture minister also said on the micro-blogging site that many leaders have expressed a wish to bring together parties opposed to the BJP.

published on : 18th April 2022

Khargone clashes: Stone-hit teenager battling for life; MP government to bear treatment cost

While women are praying for his safety at their homes and nearby temples in the curfew-clamped Khargone, some residents of Khargone, as well as Indore, have collected around  Rs 2 lakh.

published on : 14th April 2022

Communal clash in Joda  over Ram Navami flag

Several police personnel and scribes sustained injuries while many houses and vehicles were vandalised during the violence.

published on : 12th April 2022

Communal clashes mar Ram Navami events, two killed in Gujarat, Jharkhand

While one person was murdered in Khambhat in Anand district of Gujarat, the other casualty was in Lohardaga in Jharkhand.

published on : 12th April 2022

Karauli communal clashes: Curfew continues, SIT formed

Incidents of arson and vandalism were reported on Saturday after stones were pelted at the rally when it was passing through a Muslim-dominated locality.

published on : 3rd April 2022

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

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