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‘You Cannot Buy Justice’: Muzaffarnagar Riot Rape Survivor’s Unbreakable Resolve

By AISHWARYA S IYER After the 2013 Muzaffarnagar communal riots seven women alleged they were raped. Of the seven allegations, only six materialised into FIRs...

Muzaffarnagar Riots: Court Acquits 20 People Accused Of Burning Down Muslims’...

By Rushda Fathima Khan A local court in Uttar Pradesh on Monday acquitted 20 people who were accused of burning houses, robbery and extortion in...

Muzaffarnagar riots: ‘I saw my wife and child killed’, tearful villager...

Muzaffarnagar: Stories of tragedy and suffering followed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi everywhere, as they visited Muzaffarnagar in Uttar...

Muzaffarnagar Riots: Court To Frame Charges On September 1 In Hate...

Muzaffarnagar:  A special court could not frame charges against 10 accused, including several former lawmakers, in a hate speech case related to the 2013 Muzaffarnagar...

Muzaffarnagar Riots: The ‘Deal’ That Saved 32 Alleged Rapists

In the interest of 'societal harmony', upto 32 alleged rapists have been let off the hook in the aftermath of the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots. The...

2013 Muzaffarnagar Riots: Court Allows To Withdraw Case Against 12 BJP...

Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh): A local court allowed to withdraw a case of inciting violence against 12 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders, including Uttar Pradesh...

Muzaffarnagar riots and legacy issues: Rakesh Tikait’s unlikely rise to farmer...

With a tearful speech delivered on the live television, Rakesh Tikait overturned the fate of the farmers protest at the Ghazipur site on Delhi...

Muzaffarnagar riots: UP seeks to withdraw case against 3 BJP MLAs

The Yogi Adityanath government has moved to withdraw a case against BJP leaders, including three MLAs, who are accused of making inflammatory speeches at...

Muzaffarnagar riot cases: Subverting justice

The Yogi Adityanath government has systematically gone about withdrawing cases against BJP leaders. The latest instance involves cases relating to the Muzaffarnagar riots of...

Yogi govt withdraws 75 cases related to Muzaffarnagar riots

The local district authorities are now approaching the courts which will take a final call on these cases.

Muzaffarnagar riots, 2013: Six years later, no closure yet

Salim has turned 66 and his brother Naseem 70. Salim now lives in a state of shock and does not talk to anyone but...

40 accused in Muzaffarnagar riot cases acquitted: Report

Of the 41 verdicts delivered by various local courts on cases relating to the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots that claimed the lives of at least...

Muzaffarnagar Riots: Eyewitness’s Family Claims UP Police Wants ‘Encounter’

New Delhi: It has been six years since communal riots took place in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh which claimed 62 lives. While those...