Jharkhand  /  Published 12.01.22

Boy thrashed over theft

A 16-year-old boy was tied up in a village near to his house and thrashed by irate villagers on the accusation of stealing a smartphone at Bartalla village in the Sahibganj district of Jharkhand. The...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.01.22

Simdega: probe on into lynching

The Simdega administration, on the directive of Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren, has constituted a six-member preliminary fact-finding committee on the lynching of a 26-year-old man by a mob of ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 24.12.21

Punjab lynching: One arrested

  The Punjab Police on Friday arrested the caretaker of a Kapurthala gurdwara for the lynching of a man and he has been charged with murder, a senior official said on Friday. The incident had t...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chandigarh

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.12.21

Jharkhand: Lynch bid video after lynch law

A video has emerged purportedly showing a man tied upside down from a tree and beaten by a mob, a day after the Jharkhand Assembly passed the Prevention of Mob Violence and Mob Lynching Bill, 2021. T...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 23.12.21

Punjab lynching: no FIR filed

About 30 injuries, mostly sharp cuts likely to have been inflicted by swords, were found on the body of the man lynched for an alleged sacrilege attempt at a gurdwara here, the post-mortem report reve...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Kapurthala


Jharkhand  /  Published 21.12.21

Anti-mob lynching bill passed

The Jharkhand government passed the anti-mob lynching bill during the ongoing winter session of the state assembly on Tuesday within an hour after it was tabled without any debate. The Opposition cam...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 21.12.21

Lynching: Rahul faces BJP ire

Rajiv Gandhi had said earth shakes when a big tree falls, remarks that were seen by critics to be justifying the anti-Sikh violence following the assassination of the then prime minister Indira Gandhi...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.12.21

Murder case U-turn in sacrilege row

Punjab police said a murder case had been registered following the lynching of an unidentified man for alleged sacrilege at a gurdwara in Kapurthala, only to backtrack minutes later. The U-turn came ...
By PTI in Chandigarh

India  /  Published 19.12.21

Sacrilege: Channi forms SIT

Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi visited the Golden Temple on Sunday and said some "inimical" forces may be involved in the alleged sacrilege in view of the upcoming Assembly polls. But they...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Kapurthala/ Amritsar

India  /  Published 10.12.21

Lynched on cattle theft charge

A 50-year-old man belonging to the minority community was lynched by a mob in Bihar’s Araria district allegedly for stealing cattle from a village. The incident took place along the Sursar emba...
By Dev Raj in Patna


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