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Lynching by any other name is still a disgrace

For the faithful, the Vijayadashami speech is the landmark annual event at which the chief lays down the line for the year ahead.

10 Oct 2019 6:20 AM

‘It is an insult to Lord Ram that people are killed in his name’: Shashi Tharoor on lynching incidents

He hit out at those who indulge in those activities and asserted that he too was a Hindu himself but ‘not of this kind’.

22 Sep 2019 3:21 PM

Pehlu Khan lynching case: 6 acquitted by Rajasthan Court

All 6 men accused of beating Pehlu Khan to death in 2017 have been acquitted.

14 Aug 2019 5:58 PM

Tripura man beaten to death on suspicion of being cattle thief

The victim was identified as Budhi Kumar Tripura.

04 Jul 2019 10:45 AM

Suspected cattle lifter lynched in Tripura

The deceased was identified as Budhi Kumar, a resident of Manyakumarpara village, police said.

03 Jul 2019 7:54 PM


20-year-old man lynched in WB's Malda for stealing bike; 2 arrested

Sheikh was assaulted allegedly by some locals at Baishnabnagar Bazar on Wednesday after he was found stealing the bike.

01 Jul 2019 9:27 PM

I urge Muslims of Rajasthan to stop supporting Congress: Owaisi

Rajasthan Police had filed a charge sheet for cow smuggling against Khan, who was allegedly lynched in 2017 by a mob of cow vigilantes.

29 Jun 2019 4:36 PM

Why is BJP allowing crimes of communal frenzy and casteism, asks Mayawati

Her reaction came after alleged lynching of Tabrez Ansari in BJP-governed Jharkhand and some similar incidents in recent past.

27 Jun 2019 5:31 PM

Jharkhand mob killing: Five arrested, two police officers suspended

The police is searching for at least one more person accused of beating the 24-year-old.

24 Jun 2019 5:17 PM

They created anti-Muslims mindset: Owaisi blames BJP, RSS over lynchings

Contrary to Owaisi's allegations, C P Singh said that a trend of linking such incidents to BJP and right-wing organisations is prevalent.

24 Jun 2019 3:01 PM


Watch: Assam man thrashed by mob, forced to eat pork for 'selling' beef

In the video, Ali is seen kneeling down, surrounded by an irate mob, which demands to know why he was selling beef.

09 Apr 2019 10:35 AM

‘Unity in diversity is India's greatest strength’: Nitin Gadkari

Nitin Gadkari’s remarks come amid debate over actor Naseeruddin Shah's statement on mob violence in the country.

25 Dec 2018 1:57 PM

Cow protection needed to bring change in country: Ramdas Athawale

‘Awareness against cow slaughter needs to be created as it is banned by the law,’ Ramdas Athawale said.

12 Dec 2018 5:04 PM

Radio ad in Arkansas suggests 'lynching' if Democrats win

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

19 Oct 2018 2:03 PM

Manipur cops watch as mob victim lay unattended; 1 suspended, 3 sacked

The purported video of incident showed that 2 police personnel were 'present at the spot when the victim was alive and lying unattended'.

17 Sep 2018 4:39 PM


Those involved in hate incidents can’t call themselves nationalists: Venkaiah Naidu

Venkaiah Naidu also said legislation alone was not enough as a change in societal behaviour was required to prevent hate incidents.

09 Sep 2018 2:07 PM

Supreme Court warning to states on lynch reports’ delay

Centre says GoM set up to frame law on mob violence.

08 Sep 2018 1:37 AM

Muslim youth lynched on suspicion of stealing buffalo in UP's Bareilly

Victim Shahrukhan Khan and his 3 friends were allegedly trying to steal a buffalo when villagers spotted and gheraoed them.

30 Aug 2018 2:09 PM

KJ Alphons blames ‘biased’ reports on women safety for decline in tourism

Incidents like lynching are bad for India’s reputation; however, they are not affecting tourism ‘big time’, KJ Alphons said.

29 Aug 2018 4:41 PM

Controversy her middle name

It’s ironical that even actresses should seem to lose their sense of perspective when the microphone is thrust upon them.

19 Aug 2018 12:10 AM