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Five held for lynching Karur teen

Five persons were arrested for lynching a 15-year-old boy for allegedly stealing a mobile phone and money, on Monday.

published on : 25th September 2018

SC asks states, Union Territories to comply with its order on cow vigilantism, mob lynching

The apex court took note of the fact that eight states including Mizoram, Telangana, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh and Delhi are yet to file reports indicating the compliance of its July 17 verdict.

published on : 24th September 2018

Gujarat: Man lynched to death over suspicion of being thief

The incident took place at Harigadh village in Danta teshil on Saturday night, following which six persons were arrested Sunday, said sub-inspector B K Goswami.

published on : 23rd September 2018

Manipur Cabinet decides to introduce Bill to check Mob violence

The decision was taken in a historic Cabinet meeting held for the first time at Jiribam District Headquarters today. 

published on : 19th September 2018

Cops take out rally in Manipur to protest against mob violence

A civil official, who did not wish to be named, said the peace rally was the first of its kind in the state.

published on : 18th September 2018

Action taken against four policemen in Manipur lynching case

The purported video of the incident, which went viral on social media, showed that the four police personnel were present at the spot when the victim was alive and lying unattended.

published on : 17th September 2018

Bahujan Samaj Party to go it alone if seat share not 'respectable': Mayawati

The BSP chief also said that instances of mob lynching in the name of cow protection were a blot on democracy.

published on : 16th September 2018

Mob lynching in name of cow vigilantism 'blot on democracy': BSP leader Mayawati 

The BSP supremo's statement assumes significance as Sunday marks completion of one month of death of Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

published on : 16th September 2018

Man lynched on suspicion of vehicle theft in Manipur; 5 arrested 

The mob claimed it had caught the victim, Md Farooque Ahmad of Lilong Haoreibi Mayai Leikai, while he was trying to steal the two-wheeler from the garage of one Moirangthem Girani.

published on : 15th September 2018

Lynchers are getting patrons in powerful: Harsh Mander

Social activist Harsh Mander blamed the people in power for the rising cases of lynching in the country. 

published on : 13th September 2018

Six killed in Bihar in four lynching incidents over five days; Opposition slams Nitish Kumar-led government

Meanwhile, the ruling JD(U) accused the main Opposition party RJD of having a hand in these incidents with the aim of maligning the chief minister's image.

published on : 12th September 2018

Man trying to loot money from railway employees lynched in Bihar

The incident happened when Booking Assistant Ashok Kumar and Booking Supervisor Shailesh Kumar were going to deposit Rs 24.78 lakh at a nationalised bank branch in Anandi market.

published on : 11th September 2018

Dalit watchman allegedly lynched by 13 people in Madhya Pradesh village

Prima facie, a land dispute between the victim, Ramsewak Parihar, and the accused belonging to the Yadav community was the reason behind the crime.

published on : 10th September 2018

Rakbar Khan lynching: Supreme Court to hear court-monitored probe plea

The role of the police in the entire incident was also under the scanner after they reportedly made a delay of three hours in taking the 28-year-old victim to the hospital.

published on : 10th September 2018

Alwar lynching case: Supreme Court to hear court-monitored probe plea

The role of the police in the entire incident was also under the scanner after they reportedly made a delay of three hours in taking the 28-year-old victim to the hospital.

published on : 10th September 2018
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