06 Oct 2015
Varanasi: Nearly 50 people have been arrested and authorities were maintaining a tight vigil a day after violence and arson broke out during a march by seers and other local leaders against police action on protesters who were opposing ban on immersion of Ganesha idols in Ganga.
05 Oct 2015
Varanasi: Twelve people, including 8 policemen, were injured today in widespread violence and arson here during a procession by seers and other locals, prompting authorities to impose curfew for a few hours to control the situation.
05 Oct 2015
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Minority Welfare and Urban Development Minister Azam Khan today said that he would take the issue of rampant communal violence in India to the United Nations and also appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to stop those who are spreading violence and communalism across the country.
05 Oct 2015
Kolkata: Three people were arrested today on charge of attacking journalists during Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation polls on October 3.
01 Oct 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee today asked people to follow non-violence, peace and tolerance that was preached by Mahatma Gandhi, in a message that came against the backdrop of lynching of a man in Uttar Pradesh following rumours that he had consumed beef.
29 Sep 2015
New Delhi: AAP MLA Somnath Bharti was arrested here early today, hours after he surrendered in connection with the attempt to murder and domestic violence case filed by his wife.
03 Oct 2015
Kolkata: Amid reports of violence and alleged malpractices, over 40 percent polling was recorded till afternoon for election to two municipal corporations and Siliguri Mahukuma Parishad in West Bengal as the CPI(M) called a bandh in Rajarhat-Bidhannagar area on Monday in protest.
28 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Controversial AAP MLA Somnath Bharti failed to get relief from the Supreme Court which directed him to surrender before the police today in connection with the domestic violence and attempt to murder case filed against him by his wife.
06 Sep 2015
Kibbutz Barkai: Hundreds of devotees, mostly Jews, chanting "Hare Krishna, Hare Rama" descended here from across the country to celebrate Janmashtami, marking the birth of Lord Krishna.
05 Sep 2015
Mumbai: As the nation celebrates Lord Krishna's birthday on Saturday, Bollywood celebrities like Lata Mangeshkar, Hema malini and Sonu Nigam have wished their fans and followers a Happy Janmashtami on the auspicious occasion.