2007 GORAKHPUR RIOTS
HC dismisses petition in 2007 Gorakhpur riot case
A bench Allahabad High Court dismissed the petition, saying it did not find any procedural irregularity in the order of refusal to grant sanction to prosecute the accused in the case.
CBI registers fresh cases in illegal mining scam; 2 IAS officers searched
The agency conducted searches at the premises of 2007-batch IAS off...
Supreme Court asks magistrate to pass appropriate order in rioting case against Yogi Adityanath
On completion of the investigation, a charges...
After Nishad Party quits alliance, SP fields its own candidate in Gorakhpur
The announcement comes after the Nishad Party had on Friday night sprang a surprise by parting ways with the SP-BSP-RLD alliance.
SC notice to UP on plea opposing dropping of riot case against Adityanath
An FIR was lodged at Kotwali police station in Gorakhpur against Yogi Adityanath, then a Member of Parliament, and several others on January 27, 2007 on charges of promoting enmity between two groups.
Uttar Pradesh government denies permission to prosecute CM Yogi Adityanath for 2007 riots
UP Chief Secretary Rahul Bhatnagar informed the Allahabad High Court, on Tuesday, that the Principal Secretary (Home) Debashish Panda has denied the permission last week.
Hearing resumes in Gorakhpur riots case where Yogi Adityanath is accused
A division bench of justices Krishna Murari and Akhilesh Chandra Sharma posted the matter for further hearing tomorrow when arguments by the petitioners - Parvez Parwaz and Asad Hayat - will continue.
'Interesting turn' will take place in 1984 riots case against Tytler: Victims' lawyers
Senior advocate H S Phoolka and lawyer Kamna Vohra, who are representing the riots victims in case against Tytler, said they are quite hopeful that they will get the same result.
Kairana bypoll: How BJP plans to ensure no repeat of Gorakhpur, Phulpur debacles
Bypoll might have been swung by the Jats, who backed BJP in both 2014 and 2017, but the sugarcane dues in the region and Ajit Singh’s latching onto this issue have increased BJP’s problems.
Akhilesh Yadav's hands stained with blood of riot victims: Yogi Adityanath
Attacking the SP government, which was in power then, Adityanath said, "During the previous government, there were no jobs for the youngsters and only a specific community got jobs."
View: Blot of Gorakhpur tragedy will stay for long on Yogi Adityanath
The large number of deaths of children at the BRD Medical College in Gorakhpur, allegedly due to the lack of oxygen, has dented the aura of CM Yogi Adityanath.
Along with power centre, UP’s ‘Bollywood Mahotsavas’ shift from Saifai to Gorakhpur
The Gorakhpur Mahotsava will, for the first time, have Bollywood stars performing, with a special Bhojpuri night thrown in.
Introspect on failures, Mayawati tells Adityanath
The BSP president said the BJP workers were saying that the party performed below par because of the "doings" of the PM and CM.
Despite all the fuss, Yogi Adityanath's Gorakhpur is no case study of polarisation
Three-fourths of the shops in the market leading to Gorakhnath mutt are run by Muslims, even the Gaushala of the mutt has many Muslim workers.
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