Cow Vigilantism
Opinion  /  Published 31.01.19

The cow: a weapon of polarisation and murder

It is not clear what happened in Bulandshahr. It seems from reports that some villagers in the district found either carcasses of 25 cows or segments of them in a forested area close by their locality...
By Bhaswati Chakravorty in

India  /  Published 14.01.19

Writing is clear on poster, so is NSA bias

Three suspects accused of slaughtering cows have been slapped with the National Security Act to ensure they are denied bail. A suspect accused of inciting a crowd of cow protectors that killed a polic...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 04.01.19

Stray cows expose BJP's poor grasp of farming

Cows — not chickens — seem to have come home to roost for the Bharatiya Janata Party. So much so that there are murmurs within the party itself. A BJP parliamentarian has spoken up on stray cattle...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 03.01.19

Handover whiff in Bulandshahr arrest

Police have arrested Yogesh Raj a month after the Bajrang Dal leader allegedly instigated a crowd in Bulandshahr to resort to violence over cow slaughter in which a police inspector and a youth were k...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 01.01.19

Elections will be Janta versus alliance: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has virtually launched the 2019 campaign on New Year’s Day, delivering what sounded like an address to the nation through an interview that was telecast widely.In the 90...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.12.18

How to make it a Happy Moo Year

Mitron aur mere pyare deshwasiyon, I was shocked to see Shri Bhairon Prasad Mishra, the Hon’ble MP from Banda in Uttar Pradesh, rise in the hallowed Lok Sabha during Zero Hour on the last day o...
By A Cow in

India  /  Published 30.12.18

Searing questions from son of slain cops

The son of the policeman lynched in Ghazipur on Saturday, shortly after a rally by Prime Minister Narendra Modi 2km away, had a question for chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday.Why are people kil...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 30.12.18

Son of slain cop demands law to check mob violence

The son of the police officer lynched in Bulandshahr has demanded a law to check the growing mob violence in the country.“I have a question for the mob. I want to ask them, ‘Which direction are yo...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.12.18

Bulandshahr ‘killer’ cuffs on driver

A 30-year-old man was arrested on Thursday on the charge of killing inspector Subodh Kumar Singh during the December 3 mob violence in Bulandshahr that followed the discovery of cow carcasses in a vil...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Culture  /  Published 22.12.18

Some Djinn and tonic for Naseeruddin Shah

We are like that only Shah iterated in the video how he is worried for his children. The fact that they should have to inhabit a polarised context when they were brought up minus any mazhabi taleem (r...
By Upala Sen in


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