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Key findings in Tabrez case: ‘Discrepancy in police version, medical lapses’

A video of the incident shows that the mob allegedly forced Ansari to chant “Jai Shri Ram” and “Jai Hanuman”. Ansari died four days later of a head injury.

TikTok suspends accounts of trio who posted video on Jharkhand mob attack

The three whose accounts were suspended had verified accounts - collectively, they had millions of followers for videos that often showcased them lip-syncing with a group called “Team 07”.


The Urdu Press: Lynch Mobs

The editorial in Siasat asserts that “this is a kind of a political statement and the PM has tried to evade responsibility. He did not make it clear that as the leader of the BJP, will he put pressure on the Jharkhand government and force them to act?”

Stir over Jharkhand lynching: Six FIRs registered in UP, 760 booked for Agra protests

The police have booked at least 700 unidentified persons and nearly 60 named persons in the FIRs. Police had arrested 14 of the accused till Tuesday evening.

Bengal unfairly being singled out for discussion on violence, what about UP: Mahua Moitra

Speaking in the Lok Sabha, Moitra said Parliament is becoming a forum to raise West Bengal issues and that things are being generalised.

Tabrez Ansari 18th mob violence victim in Jharkhand in three years

These incidents were triggered by a variety of factors, ranging from suspicion of cattle slaughter and theft, and child-lifting rumours.


In village where Jharkhand man faced fatal assault, sympathy for the accused

Over the last two days, many people came to Dhatkidih to sympathise with families of those arrested.

Jharkhand lynching: Meet the accused — most under 30, daily wagers

On June 18, a mob tied Ansari to a pole, assaulted him and allegedly forced him to chant “Jai Shri Ram and “Jai Hanuman”.  Ansari was arrested on charges of theft after the assault and sent to judicial custody, but died of his injuries in hospital.

No mobocracy

PM Modi has expressed anguish at Jharkhand lynching. His message must be urgently heeded — and enforced.

Jayant Sinha says he and other BJP members helped Jharkhand lynching convicts with legal fees

Jayant Sinha's admission came a year after he triggered a controversy for felicitating and posing with the six accused after they were released on bail and taken straight to the minister's residence in Hazaribagh.

Jharkhand lynching Videos

Jharkhand Lynching: Two ‘Gau Rakshaks’ Surrender

Deepak Mishra and Chhotu Verma, two of the main accused and top functionaries of the local Gau Raksha Samiti, on Monday surrendered before the a city court in Ramgarh district in connection with the lynching of Alimuddin Ansari, who was killed for allegedly carrying beef in his van, on June 29. Ramgarh Superintendent of Police […]