Oct 17, 2013
Muzaffarnagar riots BJP Mla accused of inciting riots arrested from court
Muzaffarnagar : A BJP MLA was arrested today as he appeared in an Uttar Pradesh court for a case against him over his alleged role in inciting the communal riots in Muzaffarnagar last month, in which nearly 50 people were killed.Kunwar Bhartendra, the MLA from Bijnor, was arrested soon after he came to the Muzaffarnagar court.He is the third BJP ... (more)
The Indian Express
SP MP from Kaiserganj Brijbhushan Sharan Singh may join BJP soon-Lucknow-IndianExpress
Call it polarisation of votes due to the recent riots in western UP or the charisma of Narendra Modi, the NDA's prime ministerial candidate, the BJP has now become the most preferred destination for the leaders of other political parties including Samajwadi Party , Bahujan Samaj Party and Rashtriya Lok Dal .
The gentling of Muslims
Less than a hundred and fifty kilometres from Delhi, 40,000 Muslims live as refugees in some two dozen camps in Muzaffarnagar and Shamli.
Muzaffarnagar clashes Police fail to arrest BJP Mla booked for making inflammatory speech
Dehradun/Lucknow: In a rather delayed move, police today unsuccessfully tried to arrest BJP legislator Bharatendra Singh, accused of making inflammatory speeches at a massive gathering of farmers last weekend that allegedly triggered communal clashes in Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh.Mr Singh, the MLA from Bijnor, who had been missing since the ... (more)
Drunk kills boy at dhaba over dirty table
Lucknow, Aug. 28: A customer, apparently drunk and hollering for his table to be cleaned, shot a Dalit boy dead in an Uttar Pradesh dhaba late on Monday after the 11-year-old busy working at the crowded eatery kept the man waiting.