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Aug 21, 2017
Cow vigilantism in India: Bombay HC directs police to keep check on gau rakshaks during Eid al-AdhaThe court made it clear it will not frame any or guidelines rules on how the issue of cow vigilantism needs to be handled ahead of Eid al-Adha and noted that maintenance of law and order is the responsibility of the police
Jul 20, 2017
Monsoon Session of Parliament Day 4: Opposition walks out of Rajya Sabha over lynching issueThe Opposition walked out of Rajya Sabha after Union Minister Prakash Javadekar accused it of suffering from "selective amnesia" on lynching cases
Jul 04, 2017
India's lynch mobs and BJP-Congress blame game: Circular arguments to protect structured political evil won't flyAnd the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) super-charged general secretary Amit Shah employed it just days earlier in Goa (which appears to have emerged as his party and the Sangh Parivar's go-to destination for conclaves that quite openly discuss ways for the Hindu ultra-right to dominate discourse and democracy in India).
Jul 03, 2017
Killing of Hafiz Junaid: Putting onus on Modi govt for rise in lynching incidents turns serious issue into political slugfestTo relate the incidents lynching that have taken place in India since May 2014 with the onset of the Narendra Modi govt is to dilute the seriousness of the issue in a political slugfest
Jul 03, 2017
Right and the not-so-Right of lynchings and hatred wrecking India: Political culture defining brand of maliceIt is not sufficient that Hindus already govern India because they are insufficiently Hindus — like secular Muslims are declared insufficient Muslims by clerics.
Jun 30, 2017
Jharkhand lynching: Prohibitory order imposed in Ramgarh following panic over mob violenceProhibitory orders were imposed in Ramgarh, a day after a man was beaten to death by a mob on suspicion that he was carrying beef in his vehicle which triggered panic
Jun 09, 2017
Punjab's drug menace: Mob lynches suspected dealer by chopping off his hand, footThe macabre incident occurred Talwandi Sabo sub-division of Bathinda district when Vinod Kumar was beaten up and his hand and foot severed with sharp-edged weapons
Jul 18, 2016
Qandeel Baloch's killing: Face the mirror, there's a lot of Pakistan in usThe sanctimonious outrage in India against ''those Pakistanis" for killing Qandeel Baloch and then rejoicing over her corpse is amusing. For, we have killed our very own Baloch many times with equal nonchalance.
Mar 10, 2015
Nagaland lynching: Curfew lifted in Dimapur, normalcy returns to cityNormalcy returned to Dimapur town with authorities lifting prohibitory orders imposed in the town in the wake of lynching of a rape accused.
Nov 17, 2014
Kolkata: Cellphone thief thrashed, allegedly castrated by junior docsA man in his mid-20s, suspected to be a cellphone thief, was lynched and allegedly bobbitised by a group of students and junior doctors in the state-run NRS Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata.