Mob Lynching
Jharkhand  /  Published 10.08.19

Man surrenders in Tabrez case

One more accused in the June Tabrez Ansari lynching case surrendered before police on Saturday, taking the total number of arrests to 12.Atul Mahali, 28, a resident of Dhatkidih village in Seraikela, ...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 28.07.19

Former army captain lynched in Amethi

A retired army captain was beaten to death at his home in Uttar Pradesh’s Amethi district on Saturday night, apparently after he had warned his assailants whom he had seen stealing from an adjoining...
By PTI and Our Bureau in Amethi

West Bengal  /  Published 08.09.19

Attack in middle of anti-lynch campaign

A 30-year-old electrician was beaten up by a mob that branded him a child kidnapper in West Burdwan’s Hirapur on Saturday night, hours after police launched a campaign to create awareness against ly...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Asansol

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 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


India  /  Published 22.09.19

Meat-chop lynching in Jharkhand

A man was lynched and two others were injured on Sunday by a Jharkhand mob that accused them of cow slaughter.Police sources said a crowd had attacked Kalantus Barla, Philip Horo and Phagu Kachchap in...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 31.03.20

Teenager lynched for virus alert

A teenager was beaten to death in Bihar allegedly by a group that returned from Mumbai after he reportedly informed authorities that some of them were showing symptoms of Covid-19.Bablu Kumar, 19, hai...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 22.10.19

NCRB finds lynching, honour killing data 'vague'

The National Crime Records Bureau's 2017 Crime in India report that was published after a year's delay left out hate crime and lynchings because it found the available data on it “unreliable” and ...
By in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.10.19

Churches decry RSS chief's Bible reference

By The Telegraph 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


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