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gau rakshaks

One lynched by ‘Gau rakshaks’ in Delhi

Cops said after getting information that a group of men were slaughtering cows and selling the meat, a police team was rushed to the spot

13 Apr 2022 9:29 AM

Soul-searching is needed: India’s ‘ship of state’ near breaking point

Elections 2019 promise to be a vitriolic event. The muddied flags of political parties can be cleaned by a simple rinse in any washing machine.

16 Jan 2019 1:07 AM

Lynchings: Examine the deeper malaise

With a general election not far away, every issue is being lent a deep political overtone.

24 Jul 2018 12:10 AM

Alwar man killed for transporting cows a 'habitual' smuggler, say cops

On Friday, Ummar died of a bullet wound and his body was found on the railway track around 12 km from the Ramgarh police station.

15 Nov 2017 11:34 AM

Rajasthan: 2 held for killing man transporting cows, 4 identified

On Sunday, a man was shot dead by cow vigilantes while transporting cows in Rajasthan's Alwar.

14 Nov 2017 9:40 AM


Rajasthan Police arrests 1 'gau rakshak' for killing man transporting cows

The cow vigilantes allegedly shot the Muslim man and threw his body before a moving train in Alwar, Rajasthan.

13 Nov 2017 11:40 AM

6 accused get clean chit in Pehlu Khan lynching case

Nine others, however, continue to face criminal charges in connection with Khan's killing, according to officials.

14 Sep 2017 6:40 PM

Gau rakshaks behind bars, victim bailed

The incident occurred in a Nagpur rural district on July 12. Shah (34) suffered injuries to his neck and face.

18 Jul 2017 2:27 AM

BJP worker beaten up by gau rakshaks in Nagpur arrested for carrying beef

Shaha was beaten up by some people on July 12 on the suspicion that he was carrying beef.

17 Jul 2017 12:13 PM

Beef eating everyone’s right: Ramdas Athawale

The Union government is under attack for lynchings by its ‘supporters’.

15 Jul 2017 2:32 AM


Gandhian, Opposition, tell PM Modi to act, not just talk

NCP leader Nawab Malik scoffed at the PM’s empathy for those who died after being lynched by ‘gau rakshaks’.

30 Jun 2017 3:00 AM

Mend your ways or even cops can’t save you from SP: Akhilesh’s brother to gau rakshaks

The SP leader handed over a memorandum to the District Magistrate regarding the "problems" the people were facing.

30 May 2017 5:21 PM

Gau rakshaks not our people, says Nitin Gadkari

Gadkari said incidents of violence over cow slaughter had happened in the past under Samajwadi Party and Congress governments, too.

26 May 2017 3:57 AM

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


Will support if cow is made national animal: Jamiat chief

An ‘atmosphere of fear’ prevails in the country due to incidents of violence, that included even murder by cow vigilantes, Madani said.

10 May 2017 6:37 PM

Can Oppn offer India an alternative vision?

Chidambaram made the point that the BJP is trying to impose a Hindu-Hindi hegemony.

07 May 2017 12:12 AM

Deal with 'gau rakshaks' effectively: Uttar Pradesh DGP to officials

The DGP has asked officials to identify vigilantes through intelligence networks and prepare dossiers on them, police spokesperson said.

06 May 2017 5:43 PM

Karnataka: No protection for cow vigilante groups, says Siddaramaiah

State govt has never supported vigilantism and misrepresentation of facts by certain media houses is unfortunate, said K'taka CM.

05 May 2017 7:14 PM

Cow vigilantism: SC asks 5 states to file counter affidavits

The apex court earlier agreed to examine rising cow vigilantism across states following a string of recent cases of violence.

03 May 2017 2:20 PM