12 Sep 2014
Lucknow: Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday termed as ‘crucial’ bypolls for 11 Assembly seats and one Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh, saying it was right time for people to show their intentions that they do not want communal forces to grow in the state.
08 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Under attack from Opposition over the Communal Violence Bill, Law Minister Kapil Sibal on Saturday defended it, saying that the proposed law is not violative of the country's federal structure and is required, as several state governments have been accused of shielding those guilty of targetted violence.
15 Sep 2014
New York: If you have a kid that throws tantrums all the time, identify if he/she has aggressive tendencies. The next step is to begin early intervention to stop them from turning into violent criminals or psychologically-troubled adults.
05 Sep 2014
Mainpuri: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said that the Centre will not use Article 356 to dismiss Akhilesh Yadav-led government in Uttar Pradesh and also not encourage defection of MLAs but this government will fall due to its anti-people policies and its own deeds.
25 Aug 2014
Lucknow: Tensions prevailed on Monday in the two Uttar Pradesh villages where communal clashes had erupted a day earlier, police said.
15 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Government sought "consensus" to bring changes in the Land Acquisition Act to make it more investor-friendly but said it was not happening due to the "contradictory views" within political parties which are wanting changes in the legislation.
05 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Pitching for the safe passage of Communal Violence Bill in the current session of Parliament, Minorities Affairs Minister K Rahman Khan on Thursday said that it is not a divisive Bill and efforts are on to arrive at a consensus on the issue.
02 Dec 2013
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Monday voiced her strong opposition to the Prevention of Communal (Access to Justice and Reparations) Bill, 2013, saying it trampled on the authority of the states.
08 Feb 2014
Lucknow: The Samajwadi Party (SP) on Friday demanded that the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government at the Centre should, despite opposition from many parties, ensure passage of the Prevention of Communal and Targeted Violence Bill in the ongoing Parliament session.
18 Dec 2013
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has supported the Communal Violence Bill, but insisted on a political dialogue with states before finalising the legislation.