Saharanpur

  • CNN-IBN appeals for peace on the eve of Eid 7 hours 35 minutes ago

    Admist communal tension in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur, CNN-IBN appeals for peace and harmony and wishes you Eid Mubark! ...
  • Saharanpur riots: Situation fully under control, says Home Minister 7 hours 18 minutes ago

    Curfew was relaxed on Monday for four hours in violence-hit Saharanpur to allow people to get their daily needs even as district authorities struggled hard to contain trouble-mongers. As the situation has shown improvement, curfew was being relaxed from 10 AM to 2 PM in the new city and from 3...
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  • News 360: Pak mob kills 3 over blasphemous Facebook post 9 hours 28 minutes ago

    A Pakistani mob killed a woman member of a religious sect and two of her grand daughters after a sect member was accused of posting blasphemous material on Facebook, police said on Monday, the latest instance of growing violence against minorities. ...
  • Saharanpur riots: Stern action will be taken against guilty, assures Akhilesh Yadav 11 hours 30 minutes ago

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday said those guilty of violent incident in Saharanpur district would not be spared and stern action would be taken against them. During a meeting with Punjab Assembly Speaker Charanjeet Singh Atwal here, Yadav said the state government was committed to provide justice and...
  • Situation improves in riot-hit Saharanpur, locals hopes for a peaceful Eid 10 hours 17 minutes ago

    Saharanpur: As the situation improved in the violence-hit Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, curfew was relaxed for four hours in the town to allow people to buy their daily need items from markets which were directed to remain open. Local residents are hoping for a peaceful Eid. "We just want...
  • Saharanpur clash: Curfew eased, supplies run short before Eid 13 hours 26 minutes ago

    As the situation improved in the violence-hit Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, curfew has been relaxed for four hours in the old town areas to allow people to buy their daily need items from markets which were directed to remain open. Reacting to the incident, BJP MP Rajiv Pratap...
  • Saharanpur situation fully under control, says Rajnath Singh 15 hours 2 minutes ago

    The Centre on Monday said the situation in violence-hit Saharanpur is fully under control and it is keeping close eye on it. "Saharanpur situation is fully under control. We are keeping a close vigil," Home Minister Rajnath Singh told reporters here. Singh's comments came a day after he briefed Prime Minister...
  • Situation improves in Saharanpur, curfew lifted for 4 hours in old town area 15 hours 2 minutes ago

    Saharanpur: As the situation improved in the violence-hit Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, curfew has been relaxed for four hours in the old town areas to allow people to buy their daily need items from markets which were directed to remain open. The curfew has been relaxed from 3 PM...
  • Situation in Saharanpur under control: UP government to MHA 15 hours 54 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs on Monday received a report from the Uttar Pradesh government on Saharanpur clashes which said that the situation was under control. According to the report, no one has been blamed for the violence. The ministry said, "Saharanpur situation is fully under control. We are...
  • Saharanpur clashes: Curfew relaxed for four hours in new city area 18 hours 57 minutes ago

    Saharanpur: With the situation improving in violence-hit Saharanpur, curfew in the new city area has been lifted for four hours on Monday to allow people to buy their daily need items from markets which were directed to remain open. Curfew was being relaxed from 10 AM to 2 PM in the...
  • Saharanpur tense, 38 arrested after clashes; Congress leader named in FIR 21 hours 25 minutes ago

    Saharanpur: The situation in Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh continues to be tense which witnessed violent communal clashes on Saturday resulting in the death of three people and leaving 33 others injured. Thirty-eight people have been arrested so far following the clashes between two communities over a land dispute. Nine FIRs has...
  • Saharanpur tense as communal clashes claim 3 lives, blame game continues Yesterday

    Saharanpur: Even as Saharanpur continues to simmer over Saturday's violent clashes between two communities over a land dispute, the blame game has already begun. Sources in the Uttar Pradesh intelligence unit claim that despite their inputs, the state government waited to act till the situation went out of hand. According...
  • Saharanpur violence appears pre-planned: Union Minister Kalraj Mishra Yesterday

    Union Minister Kalraj Mishra on Sunday said it appeared Saharanpur clashes were pre-planned and asked political parties not to politicise the issue. "The manner in which members of a particular community attacked those, who were protesting against forced grabbing of land, is indicative of a serious conspiracy," he said. "The Saharanpur incident...
  • Saharanpur riots: Authorities deploy drone to ensure peace in the violence-hit area Yesterday

    Authorities on Sunday deployed drone cameras to maintain peace in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district where communal violence claimed three lives and left over a dozen critically injured. Officials admitted the situation in the district was still tense although there had been no violence on Sunday morning. A curfew clamped on Saturday after...
  • Meerut IG: Drones installed to scan the city Yesterday

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, Inspector General of Meerut Alok Verma said that they were using drones to scan the city. This was perhaps the first time that drones had been used in a riot zone. "There have been no incidents of violence anywhere and things seem to be returning...
  • Rajnath Singh briefs PM Modi on Saharanpur clashes, 26 arrested so far Yesterday

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the situation in Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh where clashes erupted between two communities over a land dispute. Twenty six have been arrested in the violent clashes that has claimed three lives and left over 20 injured....
  • Saharanpur violence: Rashid Alvi holds BJP responsible Yesterday

    Indian National Congress leader Rashid Alvi holds BJP responsible for the Saharanpur unrest. He says that they want to destroy and divide Uttar Pradesh. While on the other hand, BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain says that the administration of the state has failed miserably and that they have developed a habit...
  • 20 people arrested in Saharanpur violence Yesterday

    The situation remains tensed after 3 people were killed and 23 were injured in violent clashes between 2 groups in Saharanpur on Saturday. 20 people have been arrested. Home Minister Rajnath Singh has assured the Uttar Pradesh government of support. "The state government must ensure to maintain law and order",said...
  • UP: 20 arrested in Saharanpur clashes; curfew, shoot-at-sight orders in place Yesterday

    Saharanpur: Twenty people have been arrested in connection with the violent clashes in Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh that has claimed three lives and left over 20 injured. Curfew and shoot-at-sight orders remained in force in the city hit by clashes between two communities over a land dispute. Thirteen companies of the...
  • UP: Violence claims 3 lives in Saharanpur, situation remains tense Yesterday

    Saharanpur: The violent clashes between two groups in Saharanpur in Uttar pradesh has claimed three lives and left over 20 injured with the area being turned into a virtual fortress. Thirteen companies of the Rapid Action Force, the PAC and CRPF were deployed in the area. The situation continues to be...
  • Bharatiya Janata Party leaders detained for protests in Saharanpur 2 days ago

    A few Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders were on Saturday detained in the party's bid to hold state-wide protests seeking registration of an FIR against a senior Moradabad police officer for allegedly assaulting party workers in Kanth. Uttar Pradesh BJP President Laxmikant Bajpai, who was going to Kanth to lodge an FIR against SSP Moradabad, was stopped, the...
  • Centre extends help to UP CM to ensure communal harmony in Saharanpur 2 days ago

    New Delhi/Saharanpur: The Centre has stepped in to control the situation after violence in Saharanpur killed two people. Home Minister Rajnath Singh has asked Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav to ensure communal harmony in the district. The Home Minister, who is personally monitoring the situation in Uttar Pradesh, also...
  • UP: Two dead in Saharanpur violence, curfew imposed 2 days ago

    Saharanpur: Curfew under Section 144 was clamped in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur on Saturday after clashes broke out between two groups in the area over land dispute. The violence has claimed two lives and as many as 15 people have been injured. Traffic on the national highway connecting Ambala was thrown out of...
  • Stage set for polling in 10 LS seats of Uttar Pradesh on Thursday April 9, 2014

    Lucknow: The electoral fortunes of 154 candidates will be decided in 10 Lok Sabha seats in politically important state of Uttar Pradesh on Thursday. Muzaffarnagar riots have changed the political equations of the area dominated by Jats and Muslims which form 15 to 40 per cent of the populace, with...
  • SP leader escapes unhurt after his helicopter makes an emergency landing April 8, 2014

    A Samajwadi Party minister on Tuesday escaped unhurt when a helicopter in which he was travelling made an emergency landing after its engine failed in Saharanpur. Malik was going to address a political rally at Mankamau when his helicopter's engine failed but not before the pilots brought it down to safe...
  • Modi hate speech case: I won't sit at home fearing death, says Masood April 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress candidate from Saharanpur Imraan Masood is caught in a piquant situation after threatening to kill BJP prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi. The Congress candidate, who was vehemently criticised by the saffron brigade for his controversial remarks against Modi, said that he won't sit at home due to fear...
  • Imran Masood gets an edge over rivals in Saharanpur with his anti-Modi rant April 5, 2014

    Saharanpur: Positive publicity or negative publicity, it sure grabs eyeballs. At the moment, the person who seems to be cashing in on all the limelight he received for his remarks on Narendra Modi is Imran Masood. The Congress candidate from Saharanpur who was arrested for a hate speech against the...
  • Court grants bail to Imran Masood in Modi hate speech case April 3, 2014

    Congress Lok Sabha candidate Imran Masood, arrested for hate speech in which he allegedly threatened to "chop" Narendra Modi "into pieces", was on Wednesday granted bail after defence argued that he was wrongly charged under sections for hurting religious sentiments. Masood, who was sent to jail for 14 days after a...
  • 2014 battle gets vitriolic with 'chop Modi', 'Sonia Tarka' remarks March 31, 2014

    Saharanpur: The battle for 2014 is getting more vitriolic by the day. After Saharanpur Congress candidate Imran Masood, another leader from western Uttar Pradesh, Nahid Hassan from the Samajwadi Party, has made derogatory remarks against Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and BSP chief Mayawati. Barely 24 hours after...