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Jharkhand: Old ox dies, mob kills man, three injured are booked for bovine slaughter

Police said a case was registered against those injured after a complaint by the accused villagers. “We have registered a case against the three injured under The Jharkhand Bovine Animal Prohibition of Slaughter Act,” said M L Meena, ADG (operations).

Delhi: Suspected thief tied up, beaten to death in Rohini

DCP (outer north) Gaurav Sharma said that the victim was caught stealing some items and tried to flee from the spot, when the accused persons caught him. Police said prima facie the victim appeared to be a drug addict.


Jharkhand man dies after being beaten up, one held

Palamu SP Indrajit Mahatha said no complaint has been filed so far regarding any kind of sexual harassment. “An FIR was earlier registered under murder charges and the police later added molestation charge,” he said.

Murder in Hapur

The government in UP must book the culprits — and break the vicious cycle of impunity.

NHRC notice to UP govt over lynching of man in Shamli district

The notice was issued to the state chief secretary and director general of police (DGP), calling for a detailed report in the matter within four weeks, a press release from the NHRC said Friday.

Maharashtra govt to pay Rs 10 Lakh compensation to lynching victim's family

Sadiq Sheikh had approached the high court seeking Rs 10 lakh — Rs 5 lakh each from the Union government and the state — under a scheme which offers compensation to victims of communal violence.


Mumbai: Man lynched in Vikhroli on suspicion of theft

Four men — Suresh Varma, Surendra Varma, Shivkumar Varma and Monu Pandey — were booked for committing murder and three of them were arrested, the police said.

New Delhi: DGPs’ meet to focus on fake news, lynching, illegal migrants

During the three-day discussion, a session on erosion of police credibility is being planned, in order to address the growing insensitivity among the law enforcement agencies

One held in Chittorgarh lynching case

Azhar died while undergoing treatment in Udaipur on September 22. No firearm has been retrieved by the police yet.

Supreme Court asks states, UTs to comply with its order on cow vigilantism, mob lynching

The Supreme Court granted last opportunity to eight states and UTs to file their compliance affidavits within three days and listed the PIL of Congress leader Tehseen Poonawala after two weeks.

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Ravi Shankar Prasad tells Parliament about the plan to control WhatsApp rumours

The Union Minister made an elaborate speech in the Rajya Sabha where he listed out the various incidents of violence - like lynching - which were reported because of rumour-mongering on WhatsApp and laid out the plan to tackle it.

HIGHLIGHTS: When Rahul Gandhi defined jhumla, talked about Jay Shah, Rafale deal and more

In his long speech on the floor of the Lok Sabha, Rahul Gandhi defined jhumla, attacked the government on the issues of farmers, women's safety, lack of jobs and accused the BJP of playing divisive politics. And it all ended with a hug and a wink.


Woman Lynched In Agra For Alleged ‘Braid Chopping’

ON A day when police in Delhi and UP made it clear that the reports of women’s hair being chopped were just baseless rumours, with no arrests and no evidence, the five sons of a 60-year-old Dalit woman were struggling to come to terms with their mother’s death near Agra. On Wednesday, Mala Devi died of […]