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Dimapur lynching


Letter of the Week Award

March 27, 2015 12:44 am

The Supreme Court has once again protected the rights of the people by quashing Section 66A of the IT Act,.

Dimapur snapshots

March 25, 2015 12:00 am

Why did a lynch mob feel compelled to take photographs as it killed?

Reimagining Dimapur

March 18, 2015 12:47 am

Lynching episode underlines the need to bring in a politics based not just on memories of shared ethnic pasts, but the vision of a common future.

The Big Picture: His Name was Khan

March 15, 2015 12:35 am

The public lynching in Dimapur of a Muslim from Assam accused of rape has opened up the divide between Nagas and migrants in Nagaland. SMITA NAIR walks the fault-lines

Dimapur incident was initially 'taken lightly', says Nagaland CM Zeliang

March 13, 2015 9:32 pm

Dimapur incident had revealed security lapses and failure of the administration, said CM T R Zeliang.

In Nagaland lynch mob: airline staffer, ex-sepoy, auto driver and teachers

March 13, 2015 9:27 am

Of the 43 men arrested for parading and lynching Syed Sharif Khan, 25 young men have now been identified as the “core mob”

Dimapur lynching: It was 'consensual sex' not rape, says Nagaland govt report

March 12, 2015 2:37 am

The rape victim's medical examination also indicated that she was not raped.

MHA fears backlash against northeast people, puts three states on alert

March 11, 2015 8:28 pm

The Home Ministry today asked Karnataka, Maharashtra and Haryana governments to be fully alert.

Police arrest four more in connection with Dimapur lynching

March 11, 2015 1:12 pm

On March 5, a mob broke into Dimapur Central Jail, dragged Khan out of jail and lynched him.

Probe begins as IGP says FIR throws up ‘multiple’ questions

March 11, 2015 2:49 am

Nagaland IGP Wabang Jamir has insisted that there “is a prima facie case of rape” but investigators are pursuing various leads.


Mob in Nagaland break into jail, lynch rape accused; curfew ordered

March 07, 2015 12:12 pm

Curfew has been imposed in Dimapur, Nagaland after an angry mob broke into a jail, dragged out a rape accused and lynched him.