Mob Lynching
North East  /  Published 01.12.21

Lynchings on rise, Assam cry for law

Thirteen people have been arrested since Monday evening on the charge of fatally injuring a student leader in Upper Assam’s Jorhat town, amid calls from various quarters for a law to deal with m...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.09.21

Lynching: widows on dharna

Two young widows of victims of lynching began an indefinite sit-in near Raj Bhavan here on Saturday to press for a strong legislation against such crimes, accusing the state government of being apathe...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 31.08.21

Dalit youth lynched in Bihar

A Dalit youth was beaten to death while his friend is battling for life in a hospital after being attacked by a mob for alleged cattle theft in Bihar’s Saharsa district on Monday. The incident ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 12.08.21

Kanpur: Muslim man assaulted

A Muslim man was assaulted in the public and allegedly asked to chant "Jai Shri Ram" even as his minor daughter tried to save him, said police here on Thursday. A one-minute video of the in...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Kanpur

Opinion  /  Published 30.07.21

The forked tongue

Two news reports appeared recently in a leading national daily. In one, the chief of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, Mohan Bhagwat, waxed eloquent on India’s rich ethos of accommodation and tol...
By Mathew John


West Bengal  /  Published 18.07.21

Malda man beaten to death

A farm labour, Sheikh Ghishu, 36, died and his friend Sheikh Sadagar, also of the same age, had to be hospitalised after allegedly being assaulted by villagers under Ratua police station of Malda dist...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 15.07.21

Whistleblower Patient slain, two arrested

A 49-year-old man recovering from drug addiction at a rehabilitation centre here in North 24-Parganas was allegedly beaten to death on Tuesday night by a section of its officials apparently because he...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Nimta

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.06.21

Villagers lynch youth in West Singhbhum

A 30-year-old youth was lynched by a group of villagers shortly after he had shot dead a 40-year-old man in West Singhbhum district about 90 km away from here on Tuesday evening.  The incident took ...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 21.06.21

Three lynched over cattle theft suspicion

Three people were lynched on suspicion of cattle theft in Tripura’s Khowai district on Sunday morning. Police said two of the deceased were beaten up by a mob at North Maharanipur while th...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 06.06.21

Mathura: 50-year-old lynched

By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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