communal tension

Ethnic trouble far from over, Assam warned (Lead)


September 13th, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The Assam government has been warned that the situation arising out of the ethnic strife between Bodos and Muslims "is far from normal" and ... Read more...

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Assam ethnic trouble far from over: Shinde


September 13th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The Assam government has been warned that the situation arising out of the ethnic strife between Bodos and Muslims "is far from normal" and ... Read more...

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Government wants mechanism to prevent social websites’ misuse


August 22nd, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) The government is working with social networking websites to create an institutional mechanism to prevent their misuse, Communications Minister Kapil Sibal said Wednesday.He was ... Read more...

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Working with government to remove hateful content: Facebook


August 21st, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Social networking website Facebook Tuesday said it is working with the government to remove "hateful content" that is widely being perceived as likely to ... Read more...

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Krishna to present proof on morphed images to Pakistan


August 20th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) India is readying evidence on the alleged Pakistan-origin of morphed pictures of Assam violence which sparked an exodus of northeastern citizens from other states ... Read more...

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Sonia seeks action in Assam violence, northeastern people’s mistreatment (Lead)


August 19th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Expressing her "deep pain" at the ethnic violence in Assam, Congress president Sonia Gandhi Sunday condemned the subsequent mistreatment faced by people from northeast ... Read more...

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Tension in Assam, PM may visit Saturday, toll 41 (Lead)


July 26th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 26 (IANS) Tension prevailed in Assam's Kokrajhar and Chirang districts Thursday even after security forces poured in following the death of 41 people in sectarian strife.Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Uneasy calm in Assam, violence toll 40


July 26th, 2012 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 26 (IANS) An uneasy calm settled over Assam's Kokrajhar and Chirang districts Thursday with no fresh incidents reported in the communal violence that has claimed 40 lives and ... Read more...

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Assam violence: Army stages flag march, Chirang district tense (Lead)


July 25th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 25 (IANS) The army Wednesday staged a flag march in Assam's Bodoland Territorial Areas District (BTAD) as there was no let-up in tension with three more bodies recovered ... Read more...

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Prime minister should answer on Assam violence: BJP


July 25th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) The BJP Wednesday sought an answer from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the communal violence in Assam even as it blamed the state's Congress ... Read more...

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Assam violence: Tension continues, army stages flag march


July 25th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 25 (IANS) The army Wednesday staged a flag march in Assam's Bodoland Territorial Areas Districts (BTAD) as there was no let-up in tensions with three more bodies ... Read more...

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Communal clash in UP’s Faizabad, paramilitary deployed


July 24th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 24 (IANS) Two Uttar Pradesh State Roadways buses were damaged as members of two communities clashed over a religious site in Uttar Pradesh's Faizabad town Tuesday, police said. ... Read more...

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MPs should live up to standards of founding fathers: Sonia (Lead)


May 13th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Sunday said that integrity and independence of parliament must be protected at all cost and the the conduct of MPs ... Read more...

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Curfew relaxed in Meghalaya district


May 10th, 2012 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, May 10 (IANS) Curfew was relaxed for three hours in parts of West Garo Hills district in Meghalaya Thursday, two days after it was imposed in the wake of ... Read more...

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People clash with police, dozen injured in Kashmir town


March 15th, 2012 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 15 (IANS) Over a dozen people, including six policemen, were injured Thursday when police resorted to a baton charge to disperse a procession in Jammu and Kashmir's border ... Read more...

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Curfew continues in Rajouri town, 20 arrested


March 9th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 9 (IANS) The authorities in the sensitive border town of Rajouri in Jammu and Kashmir enforced strict curfew restrictions second day Friday following communal clashes Wednesday evening.Rajouri Deputy ... Read more...

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‘Poll panel raid on priest creating communal tension’


February 10th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 10 (IANS) Even as the Congress has accused the Election Commission of India (ECI) of inciting communalism in Goa, poll officials here have said that they only ... Read more...

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Modi plays development card on Godhra stage


January 20th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Godhra (Gujarat), Jan 20 (IANS) Taking his campaign for amity to Godhra that had become a byword for communal tension, Chief Minister Narendra Modi said Friday that his state ... Read more...

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Ink attack stuns Ramdev, attacker faces mob fury (Roundup)


January 14th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) A man hurled black ink on Baba Ramdev here Saturday when the yoga guru refused claims that the 2008 Batla House gun battle here ... Read more...

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Communal tension, scandal land Gehlot in trouble (Lead, News Analysis)


September 21st, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 21 (IANS) Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot is passing through one of the worst periods of his political career. The communal tension in Bharatpur and the disappearance of ... Read more...

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BJP opposes communal violence bill at NIC meet


September 10th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday strongly objected to the communal violence bill prepared by the National Advisory Council, saying it is biased against ... Read more...

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Congress declines comment on Godhra verdict


February 22nd, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The Congress Tuesday declined to comment on an Ahmedabad court ruling convicting 31 people and acquitting 63 for the 2002 Godhra train carnage that left 59 ... Read more...

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Bengal violence threat to internal security: Narayanan


January 21st, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 21 (IANS) West Bengal Governor M.K.Narayanan Friday termed political violence in the state a threat to internal security."Yes, of course," said Narayanan to questions if he thought the current political ... Read more...

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Bihar Govt. delivered justice to every section of society: Nitish Kumar


November 4th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Nov 4 (ANI): Countering the allegations made by his political opponents, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday said his Government brought back rule of law in the State and delivered ... Read more...

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Campaigning gains momentum for fifth phase of Bihar polls


November 4th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Gaya, Nov 4 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Shatrughan Sinha addressed election rallies in Gaya district to woo voters, ahead of the fifth phase ... Read more...

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Three Lashkar-e-Taiba militants arrested in Jaipur


October 23rd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Oct.23 (ANI): Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) in Jaipur arrested three suspected militants belonging to Pakistan-based group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).Nishachandra Ali of Lalgarh in Bikaner, Arun Jain of Mahi Darwaza in Nagaur and Hafiz ... Read more...

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Ayodhya Verdict Coming Out, Media Wait Outside Court


September 30th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Allahabad High Court's Lucknow bench has begun delivering the much awaited verdict on the several decade old title suit regarding the owner of ... Read more...

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Australia cites terror, Ayodhya to caution its visitors (Second Lead)


September 29th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney/New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Australia Wednesday asked its citizens to exercise a high degree of caution while travelling in India due to likely terror attacks and possible communal tension over a ... Read more...

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Be careful in India due to Ayodhya, terror attacks: Australia (Lead)


September 29th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney/New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Australia Wednesday advised its citizens to exercise a high degree of caution while travelling in India due to likely terror attacks and possible communal tension over a ... Read more...

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Supreme Court rejects plea to defer Ayodhya verdict


September 28th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 28 (ANI): Rejecting an appeal that sought to defer the Allahabad Court's verdict on Ayodhya-Ramjanambhoomi title issue, the Supreme Court on Tuesday gave its nod to the court's Lucknow ... Read more...

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Supreme Court decision on deferment of Ayodhya verdict expected at 2 pm


September 28th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 28 (ANI): The Supreme Court, which heard a plea seeking deferment of the Allahabad high court verdict in the Ayodhya title suit case, will announce its decision at 2 ... Read more...

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Supreme Court to hear Ayodhya verdict deferment plea today


September 28th, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 28 (ANI): The Supreme Court will hear today the plea for deferment of judgement in the Ayodhya title suit case.A three-judge bench, comprising of Chief Justice of India S. ... Read more...

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CCTVs installed in Moradabad ahead of Ayodhya verdict


September 26th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Moradabad, Sep 26 (ANI): CCTV cameras have been installed in different parts of Moradabad district to help police keep a strict vigil, ahead of Tuesday's verdict on the Babri Masjid Ayodhya title ... Read more...

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Chief Justice Kapadia to hear Ayodhya verdict deferment petition


September 25th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 25 (ANI): Chief Justice of India S H Kapadia will head the three- judge bench that will hear the verdict on the Ayodhya title case on September 28.The other ... Read more...

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Supreme Court defers Ayodhya verdict till Sept. 28


September 23rd, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 23 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday deferred the Ayodhya verdict till September 28.The apex court has sent notice to all parties involved in Ayodhya title dispute case.Earlier on ... Read more...

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