VANDALISING

  • Toll plaza vandalised by locals in Bengaluru 12 hours 53 minutes ago

    Bengaluru: A mob of locals vandalised a toll plaza and set the booth on fire in Bengaluru after a local was allegedly manhandled by the staff. The incident reportedly took place after an argument between a local and the toll plaza staff. The local refused to pay the toll fare claiming...
  • Agra: Church vandalised by unknown miscreants, FIR registered 3 days ago

    Agra: A church was vandalised in Agra late Wednesday night by unknown miscreants, triggering outrage among the members of the local Christian community. Police said miscreants broke window panes at St Mary's Church in Rakabganj. An FIR has been lodged against unknown persons, they said, adding that two statues on the...
  • Church attack: Maharashtra Chief Minister gives police 48 hours to nab attackers March 23, 2015

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday said he has directed police to arrest within 48 hours the culprits who hurled stones at a catholic church in Navi Mumbai on Saturday. Fadnavis' assurance came after a delegation of various Christian organisations, led by BJP MLA Ashish Shelar from Bandra (West),...
  • AAP demands speedy probe in Navi Mumbai church attack March 23, 2015

    Mumbai: Condemning the attack on a church in Navi Mumbai, the Aam Aadmi Party on Monday said it seems to be a deliberate attempt to vitiate the social atmosphere and polarise society on communal lines. A team of local AAP activists submitted a letter of complaint to the Khandeshwar police and...
  • MP: Church vandalised allegedly by activists of Hindu outfits in Jabalpur March 23, 2015

    Jabalpur: A church and a school premises were vandalised and some members of the Christian community assaulted and threatened allegedly by activists of right wing Hindu outfits Dharma Sena and Bajrang Dal who accused them of carrying out conversion at Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh. Police have booked leader of Dharma Sena,...
  • Jabalpur: Church vandalised allegedly by activists of Hindu outfits March 22, 2015

    Jabalpur: A church and a school premises were vandalised and some members of the Christian community assaulted and threatened allegedly by activists of right wing Hindu outfits Dharma Sena and Bajrang Dal who accused them of carrying out conversion at Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh. Police have booked leader of Dharma Sena,...
  • Navi Mumbai church attack: Suspects grilled, no clues in CCTV March 22, 2015

    Mumbai: Police investigating on Sunday's attack on a church in New Panvel area in Navi Mumbai are grilling some suspects, but are yet to get concrete leads. There are no eyewitnesses to the incident and the scanning of CCTV footage has also not thrown up any substantial leads to identity the...
  • Maharashtra CM promises action against Church attackers March 22, 2015

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday promised action against the three accused who vandalised a church in Navi Mumbai. The Chief Minister said the three attackers have been identified and will be arrested soon. On Saturday morning, three men on a bike were caught on CCTV hurling stones...
  • Temple vandalised in US, police probe the incident February 17, 2015

    A temple has been reportedly vandalised in the US. Reports said a swastika was sprayed on and "Get Out" written on the wall. The county police have launched an investigation into the incident. Sriram, a worshiper said, "The Bothell Hindu Temple has been here for more than 20 years and...
  • Church in South Delhi allegedly vandalised; a case of theft, say police sources February 2, 2015

    New Delhi: A South Delhi church has allegedly been vandalised. While the church priest claims a mob was responsible for the vandalism, police sources said it was a case of theft. Father Mathew Koyickal Pjoner, priest of the St Alphonsa's Church on Green Avenue Road in Vasant Kunj area, claimed that...
  • Watch: Police booth vandalised in Nashik January 14, 2015

    Around 150 entry level Army officers gathered outside a police booth in Nashik and allegedly vandalised it. According to the Nashik police, the Army men even manhandled a lady officer. ...
  • 'PK' controversy: Bajrang Dal vandalize two theatres in Ahmedabad December 29, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Demanding a ban on Aamir Khan-starrer 'PK' for hurting Hindu sentiments, Bajrang Dal activists today attacked two theatres in the city opposing screening of the Bollywood film. At least 20 members of the right-wing organisation, led by city unit chief Jwalit Mehta, targeted City Gold and Shiv theatres on Ashram...
  • ABVP activists vandalise seminar venue in Patna May 24, 2014

    Members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Saturday ransacked the venue of a seminar in Patna, which was organised to discuss the arrest of a Delhi University professor for his alleged links with Maoists. Shouting slogans like 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' and 'Vande Mataram', over three dozen ABVP activists...
  • Hajipur railway station vandalised by mob after train runs over a man February 24, 2014

    Irked by the death of a man after a train hit him, a mob on Monday vandalised the Hajipur Junction railway station, police said. Mohammad Naem Kadri (50) was killed when a train dashed against him as he was crossing the track at the station. Soon after, a mob started pelting...
  • Maharashtra toll booth violence: 25 MNS workers detained January 28, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Tuesday detained 25 Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) workers have for vandalising Bandra Worli sea link. This comes a day after MLA Pravin Darekar and 71 MNS workers were arrested on Monday for vandalising a toll booth in Dahisar. The MNS workers were charged with sections...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 27, 2014

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  • News 360: MNS attacks toll plazas, NCP calls it political stunt January 27, 2014

    Maharashtra Navnirman Sena MLA Pravin Darekar and 71 workers were arrested on Monday for vandalising a toll booth in Dahisar. The MNS workers were charged with sections of arson, riot, damage to public property. ...
  • A Billion Votes: HC pulls up Delhi government for state of night shelters January 27, 2014

    After facing a rebellion by its MLA Vinod Kumar Binny and under attack from the Bharatiya Janata Party, the Arvind Kejriwal government is facing the heat in the Delhi High Court. The HC on Monday slammed the AAP for not inviting all NGOs on the night shelter issue and seeking...
  • Is MNS spreading anarchy by asking people not to pay toll tax? January 27, 2014

    Maharashtra Navnirman Sena MLA Pravin Darekar and 71 workers were arrested on Monday for vandalising a toll booth in Dahisar. The MNS workers were charged with sections of arson, riot, and damage to public property. MNS supremo Raj Thackeray said, "I am instructing all MNS workers, colleagues and people...
  • Maharashtra: MNS MLA, 71 workers arrested for vandalising toll booth January 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena MLA Pravin Darekar and 71 workers were arrested on Monday for vandalising a toll booth in Dahisar. The MNS workers were charged with sections of arson, riot, damage to public property. Earlier, Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar warned of strong action against MNS workers for vandalising toll...
  • No road construction possible if toll collection stopped, says Prithviraj Chavan January 27, 2014

    A day before the workers of Raj Thackerayled MNS vandalised toll booths at various places in the state, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan had said that if toll collection was stopped, construction of new roads would come to halt. Admitting that there could be manipulations in bidding process and calculation of...
  • MNS workers vandalise Katai Toll Naka January 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) workers have allegedly vandalised the Katai Toll Naka in Dombivali in Thane district in protest against poor road condition and illegal toll collection. Police have arrested 20 people and registered a case against them. The incident took place around 10 am on Thursday when MNS...
  • Delhi: Unidentified men barge into a church, decamp with valuables worth Rs 5 lakh October 10, 2013

    Some unidentified persons allegedly barged into a church in south Delhi and decamped with valuables, before vandalising the properties inside it in the wee hours on Wednesday, police said. According to the police, the robbery took place in St Mary Malankara Catholic Church in Neb Sarai. When people came for morning...
  • Maharashtra: NCP workers vandalise toll booth at Jalna September 6, 2013

    Jalna: In a vulgar display of muscle power by politicians in Maharashtra, a NCP councillor and his supporters vandalised a toll booth in Jalna, Maharashtra. NCP councillor Noor Khan was crossing the toll in Jalna when he allegedly got into an altercation with the toll plaza assistants over change of Rs...
  • Army recruitment applicants create rampage in Gorakhpur August 24, 2013

    Thousands of unsuccessful applicants went on a rampage during an army recruitment campaign in Gorakhpur pelting stones at buses and stopping trains. On Friday, which was also the last day of the 'Sena Bharti Mela' at the RPSF camp in Gorakhpur, candidates from Mau district were tested. A total of 362...
  • Art gallery exhibiting Pakistani artists' paintings vandalised August 17, 2013

    An art gallery exhibiting works by Pakistani artists was vandalised on Friday by alleged VHP activists, who tore all the paintings and ransacked furniture. Around 20 people were involved in the vandalism at AmdavadniGufa, witnesses said. "How can paintings of Pakistani artists be allowed to be on display in Ahmedabad...
  • Gurudwara vandalised in California; word 'terrorist' spraypainted on its wall July 31, 2013

    A Gurudwara in California has been vandalised and the word "terrorist" scrawled on its walls in an apparent hate crime, days ahead of the first anniversary of the Oak Creek Gurudwara shooting in Wisconsin. "The Sikh Gurudwara in Riverside was vandalised on the night of July 29 in an apparent hate...
  • Moradabad: People vandalise electricity office over poor power supply July 19, 2013

    Moradabad: Locals in Moradabad vandalised the town's electricity office on late Thursday after they were irked by erratic power supply. The police stood helplessly after the angry locals entered the electricity office on late night. Residents have complained of the erratic electricity supply over the past several years. Police said that...
  • Ambedkar statue vandalised in Delhi: Police July 13, 2013

    New Delhi: A statue of BR Ambedkar was vandalised and its nose and an index finger were broken off, police said. "The statue in Dabri in east Delhi was probably damaged using a brick. A case of injuring or defiling a place of worship with intent to insult the religion of...
  • Pak Hindus victims of 'religious apartheid': Hindu group June 30, 2013

    Karachi: Hindus in Pakistan are not equal citizens of the state but victims of a "religious apartheid", a newly formed Hindu group has said, demanding a special session of Parliament to probe persecution of Hindus and other minorities in the country. Hindu community feels insecure in this country due to...