Topic: Samajwadi Party
Hindus and Muslims in India rioted over the weekend, killing at least 31, and sparking fear of a return to communal violence.
The poor showing for the ruling Congress Party in the bellwether state of Uttar Pradesh suggests the government could be turned out in national elections ahead.
The detention of Raj Thackeray, an anti-immigrant activist, threatens to stoke communal tensions against workers from northern states in India's financial hub.
10/21/2008 01:00 am