11 Aug 2012
Condemning the violence that erupted in Mumbai during a protest against Assam riots, the VHP on Saturday said those who took part in it should be arrested and penalised for danage caused to life and property.
25 Oct 2012
The Bombay High Court on Thursday granted bail to one more accused in the Azad Maidan riots case observing that attending a rally is not an offence.
23 Aug 2012
Mumbai police commissioner Arup Patnaik, who was facing flak over the August 11 Azad Maidan violence in the city, has been transferred, Home Minister RR Patil said here on Thursday.
21 Aug 2012
Defying the Mumbai police, which refused him permission for a rally from Girgaum Chowpatty to Azad Maidan, MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Tuesday led his supporters' march against August 11 violence during a demonstration against alleged atrocities on Muslims in Assam and Myanmar.
05 Sep 2012
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday took exception to his Maharashtra counterpart Prithviraj Chavan's reported jibe at him and said that he had not said anything that warranted the latter's reaction through the media.
25 Aug 2012
Police as well as Maharashtra Home Department had "credible" information about possibility of violence at Azad Maidan during the August 11 protest organized by minority community groups, but they failed to take any step to prevent it, Opposition BJP claimed on Saturday.
28 Aug 2012
One of the two alleged rioters, suspected to have damaged the Amar Jawan memorial during the August 11 violence in Mumbai, has been detained, police said on Tuesday.
21 Aug 2012
MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Tuesday demanded the resignation of Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil at a mass rally called to denounce the Aug 11 violence for which be blamed Bangladeshis.
20 Aug 2012
Lashing out at the government for its handling of the Azad Maidan violence, Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray today said Mumbai police have been demoralised due to commissioner Arup Patnaik.
22 Aug 2012
Hearing kind words from Maharashtra Navanirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray about ordinary cops in the rally held on Tuesday, a constable turned emotional and went to greet the leader with rose as the latter was coming down from the dais.Police constable Pramod Tawde was detained by the Mumbai Police for breaking the protocol for talking to a political leader while on duty.