Lynching

Owaisi hits out at Mamata, asks her to 'fight brazen growth of Hindutva' in West Bengal

Eleven people have been arrested after two persons were allegedly beaten to death over suspicion of cow smuggling at Putimari Fauleswari village in West Bengal's Coochbehar on Thursday.

published on : 22nd November 2019

Two lynched in Bengal's Coochbehar district over suspicion of cattle theft

The police arrested 14 persons for their alleged involvement in the lynching.

published on : 22nd November 2019

Man kills wife in UP, beaten to death by mob as he attempts to flee

Qureshi killed his wife Ansari (35) with an axe and also attacked his sister-in-law and mother-in-law.

published on : 2nd November 2019

Advantage Congress as HC scraps cow smuggling case against Pehlu Khan

With the BJP on the backfoot and the Congress under Gehlot becoming aggressive, it is likely to become a major issue in the upcoming Municipal elections in Rajasthan scheduled for November.  

published on : 31st October 2019

'He brought cows for dairy': HC quashes smuggling charge against Pehlu Khan, sons

Pehlu Khan (55), his two sons and a few others were transporting cows when they were allegedly stopped and thrashed by a mob near Behror in Alwar district on April 1, 2017.

published on : 30th October 2019

Youth lynched over alleged cattle theft in Bihar

The villagers mercilessly beat the suspected thief with sticks, the police said.

published on : 29th October 2019

Entire country worried about rise in mob lynching incidents: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

Gehlot said that an environment of fear, distrust and violence has developed in the country due to which mob lynching incidents are on the rise.

published on : 28th October 2019

Rajasthan man murders daughter, lover in Sikar 

The accused Ramgopal has admitted to having murdered his daughter Prem (19) and Ganpat (35).

published on : 24th October 2019

17-year-old boy lynched by lover's relatives in Tripura

The Class 12 student, Ripan Sarkar, was allegedly in love with a girl whose relatives beat him to death after finding him inside her house.

published on : 19th October 2019

Pehlu Khan lynching case: Rajasthan government moves HC against acquittal of accused

An Alwar court had acquitted all six accused-- Vipin Yadav, Ravindra Kumar, Kaluram, Dayanand, Yogesh Kumar and Bheem Rathi-- on August 14 this year, giving them the benefit of the doubt.

published on : 18th October 2019

Construction worker lynched on suspicion of idol theft in Nizamabad

The police have registered a case of murder and so far no arrests have been made.

published on : 15th October 2019

Haryana elections: Mob lynching, security takes centrestage in Muslim-majority Mewat

The lynching cases of Pehlu Khan and Junaid have become a regular feature in the speeches during opposition rallies for the October 21 Haryana assembly election.

published on : 15th October 2019

Defecating in open has become a reason to kill, says Safai Karmachari Andolan convenor Bezwada Wilson

He called for government action on the death of over 1,800 manual scavengers, by releasing compensation and providing employment to the kin of the deceased.

published on : 14th October 2019

Not bothered by abuses, but open hate in society disturbing: Naseeruddin Shah 

Last year, the 69-year-old veteran, referring to the recent spate of mob violence incidents, had said that at many places the death of a cow is being given more importance than the killing of a cop.

published on : 13th October 2019

Bihar police orders closure of sedition case against 49 celebrities who wrote open letter to PM Modi

The letter by the 49 had said that the lynching of Muslims, Dalits and other minorities must be stopped immediately while stressing that there was 'no democracy without dissent'.

published on : 9th October 2019
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