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One killed, property destroyed as gangs clash in Mushin

​One killed as Mushin gangs clash over traders’ contributions

Afeez Hanafi

A hitherto tense Mushin area of Lagos State exploded into a war zone on Monday as two rival gang members engaged one another in a bloody clash. 628 more words

Cheesman on Interpreting Communal Violence in Myanmar

Nick Cheesman is a Fellow in the Department of Political and Social Change, Australian National University, and a 2016-17 a Member of the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton. 56 more words

Communal Violence in Myanmar

As previously posted, Issue 3 of Volume 47 (2017) has gone to print and is available electronically  at the publisher’s site.

This number is a special issue. 44 more words

The production of communal violence in Myanmar

A sixth article of the seven in a forthcoming special issue on Interpreting Communal Violence in Myanmar, guest edited by Nick Cheesman, is available at the JCA publisher’s site for the journal. 168 more words

Two killed, 10 injured in communal violence in Gujarat

Patan, March 26: Two persons were killed and 10 others injured in a communal clash in Gujarat.

The incident occurred in Patan district after a mob ransacked and set ablaze 50 houses.

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Vicky Nanjappa

Ahead of 2017 Punjab elections, IB warns of ISI-engineered communal violence

The warning of another incident of sacrilege just ahead of the Punjab assembly elections is what has worried security agencies. On October 12, 2015 several pages of the Guru Granth were found torn at Bargaari in Faridkot, Punjab. 24 more words

Vicky Nanjappa

Book Review: Communal Violence, Forced Migration and the State: Gujarat since 2002

Displacement and migration constitute what might be called a traumatic experience for many as they lead to uprooting one from one’s base. But if this happens due to some large scale violence, which has a communal and a caste overtone, it makes the situation worse. 947 more words