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mob lynchings

Mob lynchings: Modi’s silence is treated as approval

The RSS and the BJP openly direct their political aims and policies to seek the Hindu vote.

07 Apr 2019 12:10 AM

Heed Supreme Court, rein in the mobs and fear before it’s too late

Propaganda that transforms normal people into killing machines operates on most primal fears and insecurities of human minds.

25 Jul 2018 12:38 AM

Strictest punishment for mob lynchings: Rajnath Singh

Since 2015, 65 have been killed in incidents of mob fury.

20 Jul 2018 1:01 AM

Scary spike in communal violence before elections

Experts say the ugly face of present day communal violence is different from the past as it is vicious, venomous and one-sided.

23 Dec 2017 1:38 AM

Defeat efforts to spoil India’s humane ethos

The scary part of this narrative is that the peripheral is gradually being merged into the mainstream.

22 Nov 2017 3:00 AM


Modi and the Bovine Republic

If Brand Modi is to survive with its sheen intact, the govt needs to resort to strong action; mere disapproval will not stop the mobs.

23 Jul 2017 5:57 AM

Stamp out vigilantism

At least 20 incidents of vigilante attacks have already been reported in 2017 and the victims have been dalits or Muslims.

22 Jul 2017 12:07 AM

Don’t politicise violence over cows, says Arun Jaitley

Earlier in the day, the Congress had accused PM Modi of “creating an environment” that encouraged mob lynchings in the name of gau raksha.

21 Jul 2017 1:14 AM