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'Cow vigilantes' beat 24-year-old cattle trader for 2 hours in Rohtak, police chain victim instead of taking him to hospital
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'Cow vigilantes' beat 24-year-old cattle trader for 2 hours in Rohtak, police chain victim instead of taking him to hospital

Naushad Muhammed, a dairy worker, was thrashed by alleged cow vigilantes on the suspicion that he was transporting cows for slaughter, but his employer said he was transporting buffaloes for trade.

BJP MLA Raja Singh taken into preventive custody after planning protest to demand release of 'gau rakshaks'
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BJP MLA Raja Singh taken into preventive custody after planning protest to demand release of 'gau rakshaks'

BJP MLA Raja Singh has been taken into preventive custody by Hyderabad police on Tuesday. He had been planning to protest in front of police commissioner's office, demanding release of 'gau rakshaks' from police custody

Narendra Modi govt's crackdown on Muslim-run leather units hits jobs, dents exports by over 13%
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Narendra Modi govt's crackdown on Muslim-run leather units hits jobs, dents exports by over 13%

The drop in exports of shoes and leather garments comes as a setback for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who has sought to create millions of jobs by more than doubling the leather industry’s revenues to $27 billion by 2020.

Supreme Court asks state governments to ensure compensation for victims of cow vigilantism
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Supreme Court asks state governments to ensure compensation for victims of cow vigilantism

Supreme Court on Friday said that states were obliged to compensate the victims of cow vigilante groups and asked all of them to file a report on the compliance of its order.

Hours after Modi's warning to cow vigilantes, man killed in Jharkhand for allegedly carrying beef
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Hours after Modi's warning to cow vigilantes, man killed in Jharkhand for allegedly carrying beef

A Jharkhand man, identified as Alimuddin alias Asgar Ansari, accused of carrying beef, was beaten to death on Thursday in Ramgarh district.

Cattle trade ban to halt beef exports, lead to job losses; Quresh committee, others to move SC
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Cattle trade ban to halt beef exports, lead to job losses; Quresh committee, others to move SC

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government decreed animal markets will only be able to trade cattle for agricultural purposes such as ploughing and dairy production.

Gau rakshaks attack Muslim family in Kashmir: Outdated laws used to target cow-herders in Jammu?
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Gau rakshaks attack Muslim family in Kashmir: Outdated laws used to target cow-herders in Jammu?

In October 2015, three persons, including a policeman, received burn injuries after a Kashmir bound truck carrying the cattle was attacked with a petrol bomb at Udhampur.

Rajnath Singh likely to discuss Alwar lynching in Parliament today
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Rajnath Singh likely to discuss Alwar lynching in Parliament today

The issue of lynching of a Muslim man in Rajasthan's Alwar district by cow vigilantes, is likely to echo in the Parliament on Monday, with the Congress blaming an "organised gang" behind the unfortunate incident.

Amnesty International criticises India's sedition law, mentions cow vigilantism, Kashmir in report
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Amnesty International criticises India's sedition law, mentions cow vigilantism, Kashmir in report

The report also highlighted the consequences of the Indian government's move to ban large currency notes.

Despite PM Modi's criticism of cow vigilantism, cow census in West Bengal to continue
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Despite PM Modi's criticism of cow vigilantism, cow census in West Bengal to continue

Notwithstanding Prime Minister Narendra Modi's criticism of the cow vigilante groups, the Cow Protection Cell in West Bengal, which is conducting a census of the animal in the state, on Tuesday said it would continue with the exercise.

Gau rakshak, fake and genuine: Did Narendra Modi just sanction marauders to maraud?
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Gau rakshak, fake and genuine: Did Narendra Modi just sanction marauders to maraud?

What is the code of conduct for a genuine gau rakshak as compared to a counterfeit ‘guy?’