India  /  Published 20.07.20

BJP: cop's wife forces retreat

A BJP youth wing member accused in the lynching of a police officer by cow vigilantes has been dropped from a campaign to publicise Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s schemes after Priyanka Gandhi V...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 09.07.20

Clean laws: Transforming Indian jurisprudence

Change happens invisibly, in unexpected directions. It was only in 2017 that the Centre said that criminalizing marital rape would destabilize the institution of marriage and hurt the husband. But now...
By The Editorial Board in

North East  /  Published 01.06.20

Student lynched in tea estate, 8 arrested

Police have arrested eight persons, four of them on Monday morning, in connection with the alleged lynching of a college student on Friday night inside the Gabharu Parbat Tea Estate at Nakachari, abou...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

Calcutta  /  Published 19.05.20

Lynched for ‘cheating’ patient’s family

A man who had allegedly taken money from the family of a cancer patient, with the false promise of delivering some medicines to the patient, was beaten to death with pipes and bamboo sticks early on T...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

India  /  Published 19.05.20

Journalistic freedom at core of right to free speech: SC

Journalistic freedom lies at the core of the fundamental right to free speech, and India's freedom will rest safe as long as journalists can speak to those in power without being chilled by a threat o...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.05.20

Lynched for ‘goat theft’ in Dumka

A man was lynched and another severely injured by a mob while the duo was allegedly trying to steal a goat at a village in Dumka on Monday afternoon.Superintendent of police (SP) Ambar Lakra said Subh...
By Suresh Prasad Nikhar in Dumka

India  /  Published 28.04.20

Sadhu murder tables turned on Yogi

Two sadhus who had been managing a temple in a village in Bulandshahr were found dead at the shrine on Tuesday, murdered apparently by a drug addict who has been arrested, police in the west Uttar Pra...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 22.04.20

No Muslim among 101 held for Palghar lynching

Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh on Wednesday said none of the 101 people arrested in connection with the Palghar lynching case is a Muslim and accused the Opposition of giving a communal colou...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 20.04.20

'Take action against those giving communal twist to Palghar lynching'

Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Monday urged Union home minister Amit Shah to take action against those giving communal colour to the lynching of three men by a mob in Palghar district....
By in Mumbai

Opinion  /  Published 05.04.20

Forza India

Sir — The Italian connection has been the proverbial red rag for a bullish Bharatiya Janata Party. It has a long history of taunting Sonia Gandhi, the interim Congress president, for her connection ...
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