Dispute

  • UP: Dalit youth beaten up, forced to eat excreta allegedly over land dispute 4 days ago

    Jhansi: In a shocking incident in Jhansi on Friday, a Dalit youth was tortured by a group of men allegedly over a land dispute. The youth alleged that he was beaten up, forced to eat excreta and his genitals were torched by the gang. The police have registered an FIR. The victim...
  • China not warlike, says Xi, as border standoff dominates India trip 5 days ago

    New Delhi: China is not a warlike nation, President Xi Jinping said on Thursday, during a rare trip to neighbour India that was dominated by a standoff on a barren Himalayan plateau between soldiers from the world's two most populous nations. Robust comments from Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the dispute...
  • India, China sign 16 pacts worth $20 bn in two days 5 days ago

    Chinese president Xi Jinping announced investments worth 20 billion dollars over the next five years. Sixteen agreements were signed, which included two industrial parks in India and investments in the Railways. Jinping also invited PM Narendra Modi to visit China next year. ...
  • Border disputes never affected relations between New Delhi, Beijing: China 1 week ago

    Ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to India on Wednesday, China tried to play down the border dispute with the Chinese Foreign Secretary saying that border issues have never affected the development of IndiaChina relations. ...
  • UP: Panchayat orders swapping of wives after man's wife elopes with another woman's husband August 29, 2014

    New Delhi: In yet another bizarre diktat from Uttar Pradesh, a Panchayat has ordered swapping of wives after one of them allegedly eloped with the husband of the other. A married woman had eloped a few days back with another married man of the same village. The husband of the...
  • Two men end their lives in separate incidents August 17, 2014

    A 26yearold man allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan in his inlaws' house at Kherka village. The incident took place on Saturday when Vipin had gone to his inlaws' house to bring back his wife Anita, who was staying there since last week after a family dispute,...
  • Army man jumps into canal after dispute with his inlaws August 15, 2014

    An Army man allegedly jumped into a canal after having some dispute with his inlaws in Marhara area in Etah, police said. Sanjeev Kumar alias Sanju (24), who was posted in AMC core in Maharashtra, jumped into Hajara canal after having some dispute with his inlaws on Thursday, they said. Circle Officer...
  • 2 killed, 3 injured in a group clash over old feud August 12, 2014

    Two persons were killed while three others injured on Tuesday when firing broke out between two groups over old enmity in Gyanpur area in Bhadohi, police said. Kamlesh (40) and Vimlesh (45) were killed in the exchange of fire and three others got injured in Rampatti village, Additional Superintendent of Police,...
  • Chinese troops violated border pact in June: Jaitley August 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Chinese troops violated a border pact signed between the two countries in October last year by tailing Indian troops in Eastern Ladakh in June, prompting India to lodge a protest on the issue, the government told Lok Sabha on Friday. "Since signing of the Border Defence Cooperation Agreement (BDCA), Chinese...
  • Clash breaks out between two groups in Alipur; 1 arrested July 30, 2014

    A clash broke out between two groups of a community in Alipur village in Meerut district following which one person was arrested, police said. The two groups clashed on Tuesday following a dispute over the conduct of a prayer ceremony, Superintendent of Police, MM Beg said. A case was registered against six...
  • Situation under control at Silgain even as prohibitory orders remain in force July 30, 2014

    The situation at Silgain village of Ranchi district where one person was killed and 30 injured in a clash was "under control" even as prohibitory orders remained in force in the area. "Section 144 CRPC was imposed in the area. The situation is now under control," Ranchi district Deputy Commissioner Vinay...
  • 1 killed, 2 injured after members of a family clash over land dispute July 30, 2014

    A man was killed and two others injured when members of a family allegedly clashed with each other over some land dispute in Sidhari area in Azamgarh, police said. Members of the family had a dispute over division of land in Hegapur village which turned into a clash this morning, following...
  • Situation improves in Saharanpur, curfew lifted for 4 hours in old town area July 28, 2014

    Saharanpur: As the situation improved in the violencehit 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 July 28, 2014

    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...
  • Shiv Sena reignites Belgaum border dispute ahead of Assembly polls July 28, 2014

    Mumbai: With just three months remaining for the crucial Maharashtra Assembly elections, Shiv Sena has reignited the debate over the Belgaum border dispute. In its mouthpiece Saamna, Sena has accused the Karnataka Police of removing a 'Maharashtra Rajya' plaque from one of the villages in Yellur. The editorial read, "Karnataka...
  • UP: 20 arrested in Saharanpur clashes; curfew, shootatsight orders in place July 27, 2014

    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 shootatsight 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 July 27, 2014

    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...
  • Three killed in a clash between 2 communities in Saharanpur, curfew imposed July 27, 2014

    Violent clashes on Saturday broke out between two communities over a land dispute in Saharanpur with the two sides indulging in brick batting and arson, leaving three people dead and prompting authorities to impose curfew in the district. ADG (Law and Order) Mukul Goel confirms death of three persons in Saharanpur....
  • Fighting flares in Ukraine as MH17 crash investigators arrive July 21, 2014

    Donestsk, Ukraine: Fighting flared in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk on Monday as investigators began to inspect the bodies of victims of the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 last week. The fighting in Donetsk served as a reminder of the dangers the experts face working in a war zone....
  • Cauvery Tribunal asks Tamil Nadu to approach SC July 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal on Tuesday expressed its inability to entertain Tamil Nadu's plea seeking clarification on the final award passed by it 2007 regarding allocation of quantum of water to the States and asked it to approach the Supreme Court for appropriate directions. An application was...
  • Eight injured as two groups clash over minor dispute July 14, 2014

    Eight persons were injured when two groups clashed over a minor dispute at Walipur village in Muzaffarnagar district, police said. The clash broke out when a bike driven by Bunty hit a pedestrian identified as Aasif on Sunday, SP (Crime) Rakesh Jolly said. Soon two groups gathered at the spot and started...
  • 42yearold man stabbed to death over a property dispute July 12, 2014

    A 42yearold man was allegedly stabbed to death by three on Saturday after an argument over a property dispute in the district, police said. Kailash Kevat was stabbed by two brothers Jai Prakash Maurya and Prahalad Maurya, aged between 30 and 34, and their father Dwarika Maurya over a property...
  • Youth stabbed to death over Rs 10 July 12, 2014

    A youth was allegedly stabbed to death by three persons in Vijay Nagar area of Ghaziabad over a dispute over Rs 10. The stabbing took place last night when Ravi, a resident of Vijay Nagar area, was playing gambling with Dilip and his sons Vicky and Muttu. "When they were gambling in...
  • Two shot dead over land dispute July 11, 2014

    Two members of a family were shot dead while as many others injured by a neighbour at Janglitola village in Bhagalpur district on Friday over a land dispute, a senior police officer said. The deceased were identified as Bindeshwari Mandal (82) and his son Upendra Mandal (60), Naugachhia Superintendent of police...
  • Six persons injured in a clash between 2 groups over a minor dispute July 5, 2014

    At least six persons were injured in a clash between two parties belonging to different communities over a minor dispute in Meerut, police said on Saturday. The incident took place on Friday night when two youths belonging to different communities had an argument over a mere sum of hundred rupees, which...
  • Nephew murders 45yearold man over property dispute July 3, 2014

    A 45yearold was allegedly killed by his nephew over a property dispute in Ahimaney Baijapur village in Sultanpur, police said on Thursday. The deceased identified as Tilakram Verma was working in his agricultural field on Wednesday, when he got involved in a dispute with his nephew who attacked him with a...
  • Dowry law misused by disgruntled housewives, stop automatic arrests: SC July 3, 2014

    New Delhi: In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court has said that the dowry law is misused and automatic arrests in such cases should be stopped. This came as the apex court expressed concerns over the misuse of this law by disgruntled housewives against their husbands and inlaws. The court...
  • Man allegedly killed by brother over land dispute July 1, 2014

    A 48yearold man was allegedly killed by his brother over a land dispute in Jalalpur area, police said on Tuesday. Chavinath was attacked with a sharpedged weapon by his brother Manna in Chatideeh Matiyan village on Wednesday after the duo had a dispute over land, Additional Superintendent of Police Ramji said. While...
  • Bangla taking stern action against antiIndia activity: Border Guard Bangladesh June 30, 2014

    Kolkata: Border Guard Bangladesh has said it has "zero tolerance" towards any antiIndia activity including those by insurgents and was taking "stern" steps in this direction. However, the force refuted media reports about antiIndia fidayeen camps operating from Bangladeshi territory. "I have never heard of such camps or any such knowledge of...
  • China riles India, new map shows Arunachal Pradesh as its integral part June 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Even as Vice President Hamid Ansari is in China to mark 60 years of the Panchsheel agreement, the Chinese government has stirred a new controversy. China has released a new map showing Arunachal Pradesh as a part of it. This is the latest in a routine dispute between the...