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Hard and narrow

BJP chief is right, Akhlaq’s death may not have lost party votes. But is this the victory ‘sabka saath sabka vikas’ stands for?

The first lynching

Three years after the murder of Mohammad Akhlaq, there is no remorse in his village. There is a sense of menace.

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Not given jobs to Akhlaq lynching accused, says NTPC

NTPC also said that under its corporate social responsibility policy, it is committed for the upliftment and development of the nearby communities of its plant.

Two years since Akhlaq lynching, families on either side seek jobs

Sixty kilometres away from Dadri, Akhlaq’s younger son, Mohammad Danish, still awaits a government job which had been promised to him by then UP CM Akhilesh Yadav

Usman Ansari, like Mohammad Akhlaq

Across the country, chilling replays of Dadri. And a long way to go before love or justice can prevail.

Recalling cases of cow vigilantism, from J-K to Maharashtra, Rajasthan to Assam

Cow vigilantism ‘must stop’, the Supreme Court has said, and directed all states to appoint nodal officers to ensure that it does. It has also asked states to file status reports on what they are doing to prevent vigilantism. A list of major cases over the last few years

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Crime to wear skull cap, where are we headed, asks Mohammad Akhlaq's brother

“The case is still being heard in the local court. They keep giving one date after another. We have faith in the justice system,” Mohammad Akhlaq's brother Jaan Mohammad said.

A get-together of lynch mob victims and a missing student’s mother

Organised by Students’ Islamic Organisation (SIO) at its headquarters in Jamia Nagar, New Delhi, on Wednesday, the gathering discussing the growing communal violence as well as the rise in mob lynchings across the country.

Dadri lynching: Akhlaq’s family meets new SSP

Family members of Mohammad Akhlaq Tuesday met the newly-appointed Gautam Budh Nagar senior superintendent of police and raised concerns about their security.

Act against Akhlaq family in 20 days or else: Dadri chorus

The demand was raised during a village meeting at the local temple, from where an announcement was allegedly made on the night of September 28 last year, asking residents to assemble since a cow had been slaughtered.

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Dadri lynching, three years: Their village home locked, justice still eludes Akhlaq's family

Three years after 50-year-old Akhlaq was dragged out of his house and lynched on suspicion of possessing beef, his family says they can never return

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