Clash

  • A Billion Votes: Will the politics of protest help or hurt the AAP? 06-03-2014 07:46 PM

    While the 14 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) workers arrested overnight for protests in the national capital were granted bail by the Patiala House Court on Thursday, party leaders Ashutosh and Shazia Ilmi were taken for interrogation at the Parliament Street police station. The two leaders have been served a notice...
  • AAP workers did not commit any crime: Somnath Bharti 06-03-2014 05:29 PM

    The 14 AAP workers arrested for violence outside the BJP headquarters in Delhi were granted bail on Thursday. ...
  • Delhi EC issues notice to AAP, asks if it had permission to protest 06-03-2014 03:17 PM

    The Delhi Election Commission on Thursday issued a notice to Aam Aadmi Party shortly after a BJP delegation met the EC over the violence and stone-pelting the AAP workers resorted to outside the BJP headquarters on Wednesday. The EC asked the AAP if it had the permission to hold the...
  • FTP: Is this election going to be marked by a culture of violence? 05-03-2014 10:57 PM

    The day the Election Commission announced the dates for 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the Aam Aadmi Party and the Bharatiya Janata Party workers clashed in the national capital, Lucknow and Gujarat. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose asks the panel of experts whether this election going to be marked by a...
  • Obama hints at possible military action in South Sudan 24-12-2013 01:39 PM

    US President Barack Obama has hinted at possible military action in South Sudan while the evacuation of peacekeepers will continue. The remark came in the backdrop of the ethnic clashes in South Sudan. ...
  • Thailand: 4 dead, 45 injured in fresh anti-government clashes 02-12-2013 09:42 AM

    About 30,000 protesters launched a "people's coup" on Thailand's government on Sunday, swarming state agencies in violent clashes, taking control of a state broadcaster and forcing the prime minister to flee a police compound. A few anti-government protesters threw fire crackers and rocks at riot police. Volleys of tear gas...
  • Muzaffarnagar chaupal: Was a criminal act given a communal colour? 23-09-2013 11:55 PM

    Two weeks after the violence in Muzaffarnagar claimed the lives of nearly 50 people, we take a look at the situation at ground zero and discuss the role of the society and what steps need to be taken to keep the youth away from communalism. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 19-09-2013 11:40 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Does Akhilesh Yadav have the moral right to continue to rule Uttar Pradesh? 19-09-2013 10:30 PM

    Another setback for Uttar Pradesh Chief Minster Akhilesh Yadav as the Supreme Court on Thursday said that all cases related to Muzaffarnagar riots pending in the Allahabad High Court should be transferred to the apex court. The UP administration has failed to arrest 16 politicians alleged in stoking the violence,...
  • News 360: SC to hear all cases related to Muzaffarnagar communal violence pending in Allahabad HC 19-09-2013 09:31 PM

    All cases pertaining to the communal riots in Muzaffarnagar that were pending in the Allahabad High Court have been transferred to the Supreme Court. The Central government on Thursday told the Supreme Court that it will not trample on the UP government's powers on maintaining law and order. ...
  • 30 Minutes: 48 people died in communal clashes in Muzaffarnagar 14-09-2013 11:35 PM

    Three days after Muzaffarnagar riots, which shook the foundation of communal harmony in Uttar Pradesh, the death toll on Wednesday increased to 48. According to reports, 42 people have died in Muzaffarnagar while six died overnight in the adjoining towns. Curfew will be relaxed from 10 am to 5 pm....
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Guilty will be punished, says SP's Bukkal Nawab 13-09-2013 08:45 AM

    No action has yet been taken against the guilty in relation to the Muzaffarnagar riots that claimed the lives of 48 people. Samajwadi Party legislator Bukkal Nawab said that the state government is under no political pressure and those involved will be punished. ...
  • Muzaffarnagar: Two hours relaxation from curfew comes as a great relief for people 10-09-2013 10:00 PM

    Curfew was relaxed in Muzaffarnagar for two hours from 3.30 pm on Tuesday. The Army and RAF are patrolling the area. Police have filed a case against over 1,000 people and over 160 have been arrested. The death toll in the communal clashes in Muzaffarnagar has risen to 38 on...
  • Face the People: Does social media play a role in inciting violence? 09-09-2013 11:26 PM

    Assuring that the situation in the riot-hit area of Muzaffarnagar will be brought under control, Uttar Pradesh Akhilesh Yadav said that maximum forces have been deployed in the area. Akhilesh also said officials have been ordered to act tough against rioters. ...
  • Should Akhilesh Yadav be held accountable for the communal flare up in Uttar Pradesh? 09-09-2013 11:20 PM

    While the bloodshed in the riots in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh have claimed the lives of 31 innocent people so far and left several injured, political war of words over the communal flareup continues. ...
  • Akhilesh sees Opposition conspiracy behind Muzaffarnagar riots 09-09-2013 08:19 PM

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said Opposition parties were involved in a conspiracy to target his government Muzaffarnagar riots that left over 31 dead. Meanwhile, BJP and RLD leaders were stopped from visiting the curfew-hit areas. ...
  • Muzaffarnagar: Why didn't police arrest BJP leaders booked for riots, asks RLD 09-09-2013 07:00 PM

    General Secretary of the Rashtriya Lok Dal Jayant Chaudhary hit out at the Uttar Pradesh government for complicity over the riots and said that the government ignored prior tensions that simmered the communal clashes in the region. He also questioned why the police have filed to arrest BJP leader who...
  • Muzaffarnagar: People migrate from riot-hit areas 09-09-2013 06:00 PM

    The claims made by the government that situation will be brought under control seems to be misplaced as the there is a mixed feeling of the situation on the ground. The situation has come to a point where in many villages people have started to migrate. In a village, the...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: 90 arrested, cases registered against 1000 09-09-2013 04:57 PM

    The rioters who were allegedly involved in the communal clashes in Muzaffarnagar have been arrested by the police. Thirty one people have died in the communal clashes and over 90 persons were arrested and cases registered against 1000 persons, including four BJP MLAs and a former Congress MP. ...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Curfew still in force, schools, colleges shut 09-09-2013 04:40 PM

    Muzaffarnagar has been shut down completely after the violence broke up between the members of the two communities. People are finding hard to come out of the place and have complained that the civil supplies hadn't come in for the last 2 days. ...
  • Muzaffarnagar clashes: Situation worse under SP govt, says Congress 08-09-2013 05:54 PM

    Even as the Samajwadi Party claimed that it will act tough on the communal elements involved in the Muzaffarnagar clashes, the party came under heavy criticism from the Congress and the Rashtriya Lok Dal which claimed that the law and order situation was deteriorating under the Akhilesh Yadav government. Army...
  • Egypt: Photographer captures his own death 15-07-2013 03:28 PM

    Ahmed El-Seously was passionate about photgraphy and he may have documented his own death. According to his friends, he may have clicked the soldier picture who fired the deadly shot. ...
  • Egypt: Morsi opponents and supporters clash, over 20 killed 06-07-2013 08:24 AM

    Supporters of ousted Egyptian President, Mohammed Morsi, clashed with riot police in Alexandria, as Islamists across the country took to the streets demanding his reinstatement. ...
  • Rohtak clashes: Magisterial probe ordered 13-05-2013 08:10 PM

    Violent clashes took place in Rohtak in Haryana on Sunday leaving three people dead and over 100 injured. Clashes took place between members of the Arya Samaj and followers of a godman, who owns the Satlok Ashram at Karontha village. The state government has ordered a magisterial probe in the...
  • Bangladesh: One policeman dead as JI scales up agitation after tribunal verdict 10-03-2013 10:00 PM

    Protests in Dhaka pressing for a ban on the Jamaat-e-Islaami continued after its vice president was sentenced to death for 1971 war crimes by a tribunal. ...
  • Uttar Pradesh: DSP killed in clashes between villagers and police 03-03-2013 11:17 PM

    A gram pradhan and his brother also died during the gunfire exchange. ...
  • Watch: Police lathicharge Chautala supporters outside court 22-01-2013 10:40 AM

    The security personnel were forced to lathicharge and throw tear gas shells at the protesters as they tried to break through a barricade. ...
  • FTN: Are Babri demolition images forever etched in public memory? 06-12-2012 11:59 PM

    Exactly twenty years back, on December 6, 1992, the Babri Masjid was demolished by a frenzied crowd of Hindu right wing forces. In the communal clashes that followed, thousands were killed across the country. ...
  • Egypt: 38 dead in clashes between protesters, police 23-11-2011 09:18 PM

    Police and army used tear gas and rubber bullets to keep the protesters from storming the Interior Ministry. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 30-09-2011 11:32 PM

    Modi-baiter Sanjeev Bhatt has been arrested in Ahmedabad. The Centre has failed to achieve Telangana breakthrough. ...