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Man lynched for raping 9-year-old niece

The villagers reached the spot on hearing the scream of the victim, caught hold of the accused and beat him up.

published on : 11th November 2018

Radio ad in Arkansas suggests 'lynching' if Democrats win

A woman in the ad says that "white Democrats will be lynching black folk again."

published on : 19th October 2018

Two beaten to death by mob in Uttar Pradesh for allegedly shooting at 12-year-old boy

One of the victims, reportedly shot 12-year-old Sumit on his hand, who was attending a religious ceremony, with a country-made pistol.

published on : 15th October 2018

Charge sheet filed against 28 persons in Dhule lynching case

As per the videos of the horrific incident, which went viral, one of the victims apparently tried to speak to a six-year-old girl which led to suspicion that they were child-lifters.

published on : 5th October 2018

Complaint of firing on witnesses of Pehlu Khan lynching case fake: Rajasthan Police

The witnesses in the lynching case, including Khan's two sons, had alleged Saturday they were fired upon by unidentified men while they were on the way to appear in a court in Behror town.

published on : 3rd October 2018

Karnataka cops to book criminal cases against those inciting violence

 According to the circular, criminal cases will be booked against those who disseminate ‘irresponsible and explosive’ messages having content which is likely to incite mob violence and lynching.

published on : 3rd October 2018

Alwar lynching case: Pehlu Khan's sons attacked on their way to court

Irshad and other key witnesses of the 2017 lynching case were on their way to a court in Behrod for a hearing, when unidentified assailants opened fire at their car.

published on : 29th September 2018

Dadri, Alwar and cow vigilantism: Testimonies of despair and strength in 'Lynch Nation'

“Lynch Nation”, the trailer of which went online Monday, is a collection of testimonies from those who survived mob fury and the families of those who didn't.

published on : 25th September 2018

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
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