Vandalism

  • 40 arrested as villagers resort to vandalism; 9 cops injured 23-03-2014 10:53 PM

    Nine policemen were injured when residents of Saraibharati village indulged in vandalism and pelted stones and fireballs at them while protesting against alleged extortion during secondary board examination in front of a college, police sources said here in Ballia. Villagers indulged in vandalism and arson and pelted stones on police,...
  • Maharashtra toll: MNS set to block roads across the state today 12-02-2014 08:59 AM

    Mumbai: Raj Thackeray's Maharashtra Navnirman Sena is set to block traffic on all national highways in Maharashtra on Wednesday as part of an agitation against toll tax. Thackeray has now asked his party workers not to vandalise. 50 MNS workers from Navi Mumbai, 33 from Vasai, 100 from Nashik and...
  • Maharashtra: MNS to block all national highways on Wednesday 11-02-2014 07:25 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai: The commuters in Maharashtra might have a hard time on Wednesday as the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena has announced that it will block all national highways in the state from 9 am. MNS chief Raj Thackeray assured that normal life will not be disrupted due to their protest. "We...
  • Maharashtra: MNS workers vandalise yet another toll booth 11-02-2014 10:32 AM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena workers vandalised yet another toll booth in Maharashtra on Tuesday night at Uran. No one has been arrested so far. The incident comes just a day after the Mumbai Police served a notice to Maharashtra Navnirman Sena after its chief Raj Thackeray threatened a statewide agitation...
  • Maharashtra toll: Raj Thackeray threatens statewide road blockade 10-02-2014 08:21 AM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray has threatened to launch a statewide road blockade agitation on Wednesday over the toll collection issue. Addressing a rally in Pune, he also attacked the Shiv Sena for not supporting him. Thackeray said he will continue his agitation till the time the 'illegal'...
  • Prosecutors consider vandalism case against Justin Bieber 07-02-2014 07:28 AM

    Los Angeles: Los Angeles County sheriff's investigators have presented evidence to prosecutors for a possible felony vandalism case against Justin Bieber. The pop star has been under investigation since eggs were thrown at his neighbor's home last month, resulting in thousands of dollars in damage. Detectives searched Bieber's home looking...
  • Shiv Sena targets MNS, claims it began protests against toll booths 29-01-2014 10:42 AM

    New Delhi: The Shiv Sena on Wednesday lashed out at the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) over vandalising toll booths saying Raj Thackeray's party has woken up suddenly to the issue. In its mouthpiece Saamna, the Shiv Sena claimed that it is the party that began the agitation against toll. "The...
  • Maharashtra government threatens action against MNS for vandalising toll booths 27-01-2014 05:30 PM

    Maharashtra government has threatened strong action against Maharashtra Navnirman Sena for vandalising many toll collection centres across the state. Deputy CM Ajit Pawar said that no violence would be tolerated. Many MNS workers including MLA Pravin Darekar have been arrested for creating ruckus at toll booths and defacing them. As...
  • MNS's violence at toll booths finds no favourites among public 27-01-2014 05:04 PM

    The vandalism at toll booths by Maharashtra Navnirman Sena has not gone down well with many of the people in the state. Although many agree that the toll plazas should stop collecting fee if the amount that went into its construction was reimbursed, they also say that violence is not...
  • Action will be taken against MNS for vandalising toll booths: Ajit Pawar 27-01-2014 04:39 PM

    Pune: Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar has come out in strong opposition of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) for vandalism at toll booths across the state. Pawar has also assured to take action against MNS for retorting to violence at toll collection centres. "The vandalism will not be tolerated....
  • Vandalism, indiscipline by student won't be tolerated: Mamata Banerjee 27-08-2013 07:30 PM

    Days after the West Bengal Governor expressed dismay over growing indiscipline among students and opposition parties criticised the "soft approach" by her government, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said she would not tolerate vandalism and indscipline by students. "Do not take law into your own hands. Troubles do take...
  • Won't allow political interference in Presidency: Mamata 08-05-2013 01:40 AM

    Kolkata: The West Bengal government on Tuesday assured the Presidency University that no political interference would be allowed in the premier institution and there would be an impartial probe into the vandalism there. "The chief minister (Mamata Banerjee) has assured me that no political interference will be allowed in the...
  • The attack on Presidency is like violating a shrine: Sagarika Ghose 15-04-2013 07:55 PM

    The culture of political violence in Bengal is not even sparing holy grounds such as Presidency College (now University) which were till now protected from acts of violence and hooliganism. Trinamool workers vandalised the Baker Laboratory which has seen doyens such as Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose, Satyen Bose (of Boson...
  • Kolkata: Presidency VC appeals to CM for serious probe into vandalism 11-04-2013 02:25 PM

    Kolkata: Vice-chancellor of Presidency University on Thursday said she would write to the Governor about Wednesday's vandalism of various departments, and appealed to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to ensure that a serious probe was conducted to identify the attackers. "Presidency University is not like any other educational institution. What happened...
  • CJ Arafat exposes eco-vandalism in Pahalgam 10-09-2011 09:40 PM

    CJ Arafat exposes the plight of illegal construction of hotels in Pahalgam. ...
  • Telangana Violence: AP assembly adjourned 11-03-2011 12:07 PM

    Hyderabad: The desecration and destruction of statues of Telugu luminaries by Telangana protagonists on Tank Bund road caused a furor in Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Friday as irate Telugu Desam Party members stormed the Speaker's podium demanding an immediate discussion on the issue. Proceedings of the House were adjourned twice...
  • Hospital in Patna vandalised by angry mob 18-10-2010 12:07 PM

    Patna: Angry mob vandalized city’s NMCA Hospital after the death of a patient. This incident occurred last night immediately after news of the death of a patient came out. The victim Tuntun had been shot at by unidentified assailants in Chota Nagal area. By the time his family rushed him...
  • Games vandalism: Oz athlete sent back home 15-10-2010 01:51 PM

    New Delhi: An Australian athlete was sent home for disciplinary reasons amidst allegations that some of their sportspersons indulged in hooliganism and damaged property at the Commonwealth Games Village. The Australian High Commission has admitted to damage to a washing machine but denied it was in reaction to Australia's loss...
  • "No Aussie involved in CWG hooliganism" 15-10-2010 12:18 PM

    Melbourne: Australia's Commonwealth Games boss Perry Crosswhite on Friday denied involvement of any Australian athlete in the vandalism at the Games Village. It has been reported that some Australian athletes went on a rampage at Village following India's fabulous Test series win over Australia, out of frustration. The report said...
  • Vandals spray racist comments on Obama's car 27-02-2008 12:59 PM

    Lahore: He represented Pakistan in 120 Tests and 378 one-dayers, but retired former captain Inzamam-ul-Haq has lost interest in cricket now and says he is so engrossed in his construction business that he doesn't even keep track of the national team's fortunes now. The 41-year-old said he does not follow...
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