Mob Lynching
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 ...
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


Books  /  Published 19.09.19

Citizenship rights of Muslims are eroding rapidly

For the past five years, Indian Muslims have had it rough. People have been dragged from their homes and lynched on suspicion of eating beef; others have been brutally manhandled and even killed if th...
By Kingshuk Chatterjee

Opinion  /  Published 20.08.19

Wanted: a cure for violently biased minds

Was there anybody called Pehlu Khan? Because it seems no one killed him. The court in Alwar acquitted the six accused on the ground of benefit of doubt. Three of the accused, who are minors, are unde...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 18.07.19

Lynching contempt plea in Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Thursday turned down a fresh plea for early listing of a contempt petition against state authorities who had failed to act against those involved in mob lynchings.A bench headed b...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.12.19

7 accused in Tabrez case get bail

The young widow of lynching victim Tabrez Ansari on Wednesday said she was not deterred by Jharkhand High Court granting bail to seven of the 13 accused of killing her husband and vowed to fight right...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 04.12.19

Will keep lynch law in mind: Shah

The government will “keep in mind” the need to have specific legal provisions against lynchings as it mulls an overhaul of the Indian Penal Code and the Criminal Procedure Code, home minister Amit...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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