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Rajasthan man shot dead for transporting cows, body thrown on railway track

The Meo Muslim community has, meanwhile, alleged an attempt to cover up the incident.

12 Nov 2017 7:38 PM

Alwar Police ‘snatches’ 51 cows from Muslim family on behest of Hindu activists

The latest incident in Alwar is an indication of the controversial clean chit to the accused of Pehlu Khan’s murder.

16 Oct 2017 12:14 AM

Whither are the sermons?

Minorities were first target of the syndicate and now it has been extended to dalits and tribals.

14 Sep 2017 6:59 AM

Bombay HC to govt: How will you stop gau rakshaks?

The court also clarified that it will not frame rule or any guidelines to stop cow vigilantes, as it is the work of the legislature.

22 Aug 2017 1:53 AM

Bihar: Mob thrashes 7 Muslim men over rumours of eating beef; victims held

Along with the two targets, a few neighbours were also locked in a room and beaten with sticks.

18 Aug 2017 9:58 PM


No vigilante group should be given space in India: SC to Centre, states

SC also sought the assistance of the Centre and states for removing violent content related to cow vigilantism uploaded on social media.

21 Jul 2017 1:36 PM

Police confirm BJP leader thrashed by 'cow vigilantes' in Nagpur, was carrying beef

It was shocking that Shaha has been found to be carrying beef that day, BJP unit prez said, adding he would be dismissed from the party.

16 Jul 2017 4:26 PM

#NotInMyName: Crowds congregate across country to protest lynching

The campaign started by film maker Saba Dewan after 16-year-old Junaid Khan was lynched over claims of ‘eating beef’.

28 Jun 2017 6:54 PM

Will take cow rakshaks by horns: Students eat beef outside IIT-Madras

There have been protests in Tamil Nadu and neighbouring states like Kerala and Karnataka against the Centre's order.

31 May 2017 4:30 PM

Video: Cow vigilantes assault 2 youth for possessing cow meat in Maharashtra

Nine people have been arrested in connection with the incident, the police officials informed.

29 May 2017 2:27 PM


Govt bans sale of cows for slaughter at animal markets

The report suggests that Muslim cow traders will be the hardest hit group, amid growing violence by cow vigilantes.

26 May 2017 4:15 PM

Unfair to link cow vigilante groups to BJP: Nitin Gadkari

Gadkari said violence in the name of protecting cows 'should not have happened'.

25 May 2017 8:38 PM

BJP does not support gau rakshaks, other such groups: Smriti Irani

If somebody flouts laws unconstitutionally they will not get support from the BJP, Irani said.

21 May 2017 5:19 PM

Video: Gau rakshaks thrash man in Ujjain, 2 arrested

In a video of the incident which went viral, the accused were seen beating the man with a belt, and kicking and punching him.

14 May 2017 12:58 PM

Video: Gau rakshaks thrash five people for slaughtering buffalo

A huge crowd of protesters had converged on spot after which cow vigilantes started thrashing those slaughtering the buffalo, police said.

12 May 2017 2:01 PM


SC refuses to pass order against cow vigilantes, to wait for Centre's response

The apex court had on April 7 sought the response of six states on the plea within three weeks.

03 May 2017 7:29 PM

J&K: 11 arrested after gau rakshaks beat up family, including 9-yr-old girl

According to NDTV, video of the crime shows the family pleading for mercy as attackers go on a rampage, breaking and burning their sheds.

24 Apr 2017 9:29 AM

Will crack down on cow vigilantes: UP DGP

The DGP said that he was aware of the presence of IS sympathizers in the state and adequate measures would be taken to deal with the challenge.

23 Apr 2017 12:54 AM

Alwar lynching: Deceased thrashed over invalid docs, says Rajasthan HM

An FIR was filed against Khan for illegally transporting cows for slaughter, which stated that he did not have valid purchase documents.

09 Apr 2017 6:28 PM

RSS chief Bhagwat pitches for all-India law against cow slaughter

Mohan Bhagwat also asked vigilante groups to follow law while espousing the cause of protecting the animal.

09 Apr 2017 1:50 PM