Ram Navami violence

Calcutta HC orders NIA probe into Bengal Ram Navami violence

The Ram Navami violence in West Bengal will now be probed by the NIA.

WB violence: Fact-finding committee to probe human rights violations

Panel members will be visiting localities in violence-hit Hooghly and Howrah districts

In Bengal, we’re living like in Bangladesh: Hanuman Jayanti organisers

The Calcutta High Court has issued several restrictions on the Hanuman Jayanti procession in Bengal, following the Ram Navami violence.

Wary of Didi, WB local show how rioters damaged ‘Teenmurti’ temple

Fearing West Bengal police and Muslims, local resident refuses to give his name but showed how rioters vandalized Ganesh temple in Rishra

BJP keeps me on my toes; can start riots anytime: Mamata Banerjee

Banerjee emphasized that Bengalis abhor riots. She further accused the BJP of bringing outsiders into the state to incite violence. 

Ram Navami violence: Bengal continues to burn; unrest reaches Hooghly

Fresh incidents of arson and violence have erupted in West Bengal’s Hoogly during a Ram Navami Shobhayatra organized by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at Rishra on Sunday evening. BJP National Vice President Dilip Ghosh was among those participating in the procession. The disturbance broke out from the procession in Sandhya Bazar area of Rishra […]

Ram Navami violence: Bengal Governor asks Police to be objective

Following the violent clash that erupted in Howrah on Thursday over Ram Navami celebrations, Bengal Governor Ananda Bose has issued a press note stating that stringent measures will be taken to prevent any such recurrence of “criminal intimidation.” Sending out a strong message to Police, Bose said, “Bengal stands united against the perpetrators of this […]

Ram Navami audiotapes: Fanatic Muslims, mute spectator police & stones

 36 arrested and 10 injured after clash broke out in Ram Navami procession in West Bengal. The incident has sparked a war of words between the Bengal BJP and ruling TMC over incidents of Ram Navami violence in Howrah.

JNU Clashes: ABVP vs Left Over Rama Navami Puja & Non-Veg

NEW DELHI: A day after clashes over eating non-vegetarian food in Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) that left many students injured, members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) alleged that Left groups were against Rama Navami celebrations and obstructed puja on Sunday. Both ABVP and the Left outfits have blamed each other for the […]