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Protect lynching survivor, police told

Sisodia, in a written statement to court, had said that he had no role in the Hapur mob lynching and wasn’t even present at the spot.

14 Aug 2018 12:46 AM

Animal protection: Push to post welfare officers

Such abandoned cattle allegedly damage crops in search of food as the public grazing lands have either shrunk or have been encroached upon.

13 Aug 2018 5:58 AM

Man lynched by villagers in Haryana over suspicion of cattle theft

Police have filed a case against three brothers, who were involved in the incident, and arrested one among them.

04 Aug 2018 2:11 PM

Cows our mother, slaughtering them bigger crime than terrorism: BJP lawmaker

BJP MLA Gyan Dev Ahuja said terrorists kill 2-5 people, but cow slaughtering hurts sentiments of several thousands and even lakhs of people.

31 Jul 2018 12:39 PM

SC slams social media sites for promoting content leading to lynching, violence

SC warns search engines of imposing Rs 5 lakh fine each per day till they develop mechanism to prevent uploading objectionable materials.

27 Jul 2018 9:08 PM


Vikas and violence can’t go together

Development programmes work best when there is social stability.

27 Jul 2018 12:38 AM

Appoint nodal officers, task force to end mob killings: Centre to states

The advisory has been sent to the states and Union territories following a Supreme Court directive issued in this regard on July 17.

24 Jul 2018 10:10 PM

Grant equal protection to all irrespective of caste: MHA advisory to states

The advisory comes amid outrage over the murder of a 28-year-old man at Alwar in Rajasthan over suspicions of cow smuggling.

24 Jul 2018 9:20 PM

Rajnath Singh to head minister's panel on lynching, mob violence; report to PM Modi

The high level committee will submit its recommendations to the Government within four weeks.

23 Jul 2018 6:31 PM

Mobocracy unleashed on hapless elder

The crux of the issue is such mob behaviour seems to have the patronage of those with political power.

23 Jul 2018 12:17 AM


Third suspect arrested in Alwar after man killed for ‘cow smuggling’

28-year-old Akbar Khan was beaten to death by a mob in Alwar’s Ramgarh on suspicion of cow smuggling.

22 Jul 2018 4:11 PM

Want justice: Father of man lynched in Alwar on suspicion of cow smuggling

Man identified as Akbar Khan was lynched while allegedly transporting cows from Haryana to Ramgarh.

21 Jul 2018 11:00 AM

WhatsApp video wrongly showing Hyd techie as child lifter led to lynching: Cops

A total of 30 people, including admin of a WhatsApp group that spread rumours and another who circulated video, have been arrested.

16 Jul 2018 9:41 PM

Karnataka Police arrested 25 in latest WhatsApp-led lynching

At least three people have been killed and more than a dozen assaulted over such rumours this year, according to media reports.

16 Jul 2018 8:01 AM

Death by 'fake news': social media-fuelled lynchings shock India

The killing of Nilotpal Das and Abhijeet Nath has resonated broadly among urban, well-educated Indians.

14 Jul 2018 1:59 PM


Woman with biscuits thrashed in Tamil Nadu on suspicion of being child lifter

The woman was seen having biscuits in her hand, which prompted the villagers to mistake her to be a child lifter.

13 Jul 2018 9:43 AM

Criticised for garlanding lynching convicts, Jayant Sinha 'expresses regret'

Union Minister Jayant Sinha's act was seen as a support to cow vigilantes sentenced to life imprisonment in murder.

11 Jul 2018 5:23 PM

Army, police rescue 3 'sadhus' suspected of child lifting, from mob lynching

Army and police officers came to rescue of 3 people after hundreds of people gathered to attack them in wake of child-lifting rumours.

06 Jul 2018 1:59 PM

Centre asks states, UTs to check mob lynching fueled by rumours on WhatsApp

Home Ministry urged states, UTs to 'keep watch for early detection of rumours of child lifting and initiate measures to counter them'.

05 Jul 2018 5:15 PM

AI can be answer to check fake info on social media

People must verify the source of the information before sharing it.

05 Jul 2018 4:49 PM