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CAA protests: Toll rises to 15 in Uttar Pradesh as stir turns violent for second consecutive day; police post torched in Kanpur
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CAA protests: Toll rises to 15 in Uttar Pradesh as stir turns violent for second consecutive day; police post torched in Kanpur

A police post was torched in Kanpur on Saturday amid fresh incidents of protests against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in Uttar Pradesh's several districts including in Rampur and Aligarh as the toll in the violence in the last two days rose to 15

BJP MLAs son threatens policeman in Uttar Pradesh's Kasganj with transfer if he fails to 'fall in line'
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BJP MLAs son threatens policeman in Uttar Pradesh's Kasganj with transfer if he fails to 'fall in line'

Rajput's son Jasveer allegedly created a ruckus at the Soron Gate police station after its personnel arrested two ambulance drivers for engaging in a brawl. Jasveer

Numerous cases of UP Police falsely implicating, arresting Muslims under charges disproportionate to crime, reveals report
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Numerous cases of UP Police falsely implicating, arresting Muslims under charges disproportionate to crime, reveals report

Investigation reveals allegations of police excesses including falsely implicating and arresting Muslim men, levying onerous charges against them that are disproportionate to their alleged crime, and applying different legal yardsticks to Muslim and Hindu accused.

Thakur-dominated Uttar Pradesh village witnesses first-ever Dalit baraat: Sanjay Jatav sought permission 3 months ago
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Thakur-dominated Uttar Pradesh village witnesses first-ever Dalit baraat: Sanjay Jatav sought permission 3 months ago

A Dalit groom, who has been struggling for the past six months to take out his wedding procession (baraat) in his village which is Thakur-dominated (upper caste), was finally able to do it on Sunday.

Yogi Adityanath's chopper forced to land on a field in Kasganj, UP CM safe
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Yogi Adityanath's chopper forced to land on a field in Kasganj, UP CM safe

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath was, however, safe and proceeded for the scheduled programmes, Principal Secretary (Home) Arvind Kumar said in Lucknow.

Aurangabad violence: Curfew imposed in Bihar district as administration sleeps over flaring communal tensions
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Aurangabad violence: Curfew imposed in Bihar district as administration sleeps over flaring communal tensions

Communal violence broke out in Aurangabad district of Bihar for the third consecutive day on Monday as authorities failed to contain the rising tensions.

Uttar Pradesh: DGP OP Singh says no riots in state in last one year, Kasganj violence a group clash
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Uttar Pradesh: DGP OP Singh says no riots in state in last one year, Kasganj violence a group clash

Director General of Police (DGP) OP Singh said there were no riots in Uttar Pradesh in the last one year and termed the violence in Kasganj a group clash, which, he claimed, was "effectively checked".

Kasganj violence: Uttar Pradesh Police recovers country-made weapon that killed Chandan Gupta
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Kasganj violence: Uttar Pradesh Police recovers country-made weapon that killed Chandan Gupta

Police on Wednesday claimed to have recovered the weapon used by the main accused in the murder of Chandan Gupta here on Republic Day during a procession.

Kasganj violence: Uttar Pradesh police arrests one more accused in Chandan Gupta murder case
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Kasganj violence: Uttar Pradesh police arrests one more accused in Chandan Gupta murder case

Gupta was killed in communal violence that broke out in Kasganj on the Republic Day.

Samajwadi Party MLA Abu Asim Azmi says Kasganj violence was planned, Muslims now being targetted
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Samajwadi Party MLA Abu Asim Azmi says Kasganj violence was planned, Muslims now being targetted

Samajwadi Party MLA Abu Asim Azmi on Tuesday alleged that Muslims are being targetted by investigators in the aftermath of the Kasganj communal riots in Uttar Pradesh.

Kasganj violence: Uttar Pradesh Police arrests 2 for circulating communal messages on WhatsApp
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Kasganj violence: Uttar Pradesh Police arrests 2 for circulating communal messages on WhatsApp

Two persons circulating inflammatory videos and communal messages on social media were arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Kasganj district on Tuesday, police said.

Kasganj continues to simmer after mosque door is set ablaze; authorities rush to pacify angry residents
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Kasganj continues to simmer after mosque door is set ablaze; authorities rush to pacify angry residents

A door of a religious place in Uttar Pradesh's Kasganj district was set ablaze by some persons on Monday in an attempt to disrupt the communal harmony.

Delhi Police arrests sharpshooter from Kasganj in early morning encounter; aide manages to escape
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Delhi Police arrests sharpshooter from Kasganj in early morning encounter; aide manages to escape

The Delhi Police arrested Kasganj sharpshooter Munawwar alias Tanwir in an early Monday morning encounter in the Okhla Mandi area in Delhi

Uttar Pradesh board to adopt NCERT syllabus to bring students at par with those in CBSE schools
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Uttar Pradesh board to adopt NCERT syllabus to bring students at par with those in CBSE schools

UP deputy CM Dinesh Sharma said the NCERT pattern would replace the existing syllabus in examinations conducted by the UP Board from the next academic session

Kasganj violence: Police arrest another accused for murder of Chandan Gupta in Uttar Pradesh clashes
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Kasganj violence: Police arrest another accused for murder of Chandan Gupta in Uttar Pradesh clashes

Rahat Qureshi, an accused in the killing of a youth in Uttar Pradesh's Kasganj after which communal violence started, was arrested on Saturday, Uttar Pradesh Police said

Kasganj riots: Fresh violence erupts despite curfew; police say shops, religious structure damaged to arouse hatred
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Kasganj riots: Fresh violence erupts despite curfew; police say shops, religious structure damaged to arouse hatred

In a fresh outbreak of violence, a mosque was damaged, a shop was burnt, and locals got into heated altercations at different places in Kasganj district in the last 24 hours.

UP government probes if Kasganj violence was pre-planned as city remains on edge
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UP government probes if Kasganj violence was pre-planned as city remains on edge

The Uttar Pradesh government in its report to the Union Home Ministry on Wednesday said it was in the process of ascertaining if the violence and arson were pre-planned in Kasganj

Kasganj violence: Police probe unverified video showing men carrying guns as UP town limps back to normalcy
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Kasganj violence: Police probe unverified video showing men carrying guns as UP town limps back to normalcy

Days after violence rattled the Uttar Pradesh town of Kasganj, chief minister Yogi Adityanath broke his silence on the communal clashes and promised stringent action against the culprits.

Kasganj violence: Anger and hostility between citizens palpable; city remains tense, but peaceful
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Kasganj violence: Anger and hostility between citizens palpable; city remains tense, but peaceful

This reporter encountered seething anger and hostility in Hindu colonies whereas the dominant feeling in Muslim-populated areas was of fear and apprehension.

Yogi Adityanath breaks silence over Kasganj violence, says anarchy 'has no place' in Uttar Pradesh
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Yogi Adityanath breaks silence over Kasganj violence, says anarchy 'has no place' in Uttar Pradesh

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath broke his silence on Kasganj violence promising action against those involved even as politics brewed over the clashes with Union minister Giriraj Singh claiming that media would have chosen a "different" line if the killed youth was from the minority community