Mob Lynching
India  /  Published 08.10.19

Lynching alien to Bharat: RSS

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Tuesday said the concept of lynching was “alien to Bharat” and was being used to defame the “country and the entire Hindu society”.Speaking at the annual Dussehra ce...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.10.19

‘Planned lynch in Khunti’

An umbrella outfit of many organisations, the South Asia Forum for Federation of Religion or Belief (India chapter), revealed on Saturday the findings of its fact-finding team on the September 22 mob...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

India  /  Published 02.07.19

Internet blocked to nip lynch backlash in Meerut

The day passed without trouble in Meerut but not before the Yogi Adityanath government thought it fit to block Internet services for several hours to defuse a situation linked to a backlash against ly...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.06.19

Tabrez’s teen widow demands insaaf

She is barely 19, was married in April and widowed a week ago, when 24-year-old welder Tabrez Ansari succumbed to injuries inflicted on him by a murderous mob on June 18 on the suspicion that he was a...
By Kumud Jenamani in Kharsawan

Opinion  /  Published 12.08.19

BJP's criticism of the anti-lynching law in Rajasthan is telling

Sometimes the hard core of values exposes itself through fruity layers of palliative rhetoric. That happened in the Rajasthan assembly when the government passed the Rajasthan protection from lynching...
By The Editorial Board


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


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