Curfew was imposed in the communally sensitiveBhainsatown of Nirmal districtand as many as 25 persons were arrested after members of two communities clashed, police said on Monday.
According to police, trouble broke outon Sunday midnightwhen a person, allegedly in inebriated state,entered a place of worship and created "nuisance" following which members of two groups gathered andstarted arguing.
Petition moved in Delhi High Court seeking transfer of Tablighi Jamaat chief, Maulana Saad's case to National Investigation Agency (NIA) in a time bound manner. Currently, Crime Branch of Delhi Police is investigating the case.
Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind has filed a petition in Supreme Court seeking grant of conditional bail to eligible jail inmates across the country amid the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, on humanitarian ground.
A special investigation team probing into the violence in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district last year during protests against the amended citizenship law has filed a charge sheet against 44 people, police said.
A case was registered against several people for damaging properties during the protest on December 20 against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, police said
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The Delhi government decided on Monday to provide another financial assistance of ₹5,000 to the construction workers in the wake of the extended coronavirus lockdown.
At least 40 houses were gutted in a fire in Uttar Pradesh's Chitrakoot district, police said on Monday.
The fire broke out on Sunday evening in the district's Surwal village, they said.
Station House Officer (SHO) of Rajapur police station Gulab Chandra Tripathi said the fire broke out in a house around 7.30 pm on Sunday and quickly spread to others due to a dust storm.
Fifty families live in the area, he said.
Labor laws are being amended by many states. We are fighting together against Corona, but this cannot be an excuse to crush human rights, allow unsafe workplaces, exploit workers and suppress their voices. There can be no compromise on these basic principles, tweeted Rahul Gandhi
At least 17 people were injured in an accident involving four vehicles, including one carrying migrant labourers, on Mumbai-Agra National Highway in Maharashtra's Nashik district on Monday morning, police said.
Four bombs, one placed under a garbage bin and the other three by the roadside, went off in northern Kabul on Monday, wounding four civilians, including a child, Afghan officials said.
Supreme Court orders setting up of a high powered committee to look into the contentions raised by various petitioners. Committee has to be headed by the MHA Secretary
Mobile phones have been totally banned in the Ram Janmabhoomi complex area in Ayodhya.
Samajwadi Party MLA from Rampur district and wife of MP Azam Khan, Tanzeen Fatma, received a hairline fracture in shoulder after she fell down in the bathroom of Sitapur jail on Sunday, an official said.
A day after he was discharged, Samajwadi patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav was admitted back into the Medanta hospital, late on Sunday night, after he complained of stomach pain.
This is the second time in the past five days that Mulayam had to be hospitalized. Earlier, he was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday and discharged on Saturday.
He was said to be suffering from chronic constipation and had undergone colonoscopy.
"There is swelling in his intestines but he is stable and should recover soon. Gastro-surgeon are monitoring his health," said Dr Rakesh Kapoor, director of the Medanta hospital.
Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party Lohia chief Shivpal Singh Yadav said Mulayam Singh Yadav's health was fine and urged the people to pray for his long life.