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Aug 14, 2019
Pehlu Khan case ends in acquittal of all accused: Asaduddin Owaisi slams Rajasthan govt for 'deliberately shoddy prosecution'Pehlu Khan, a resident of Jaisinghpura village in Haryana's Nuh district, died in hospital on 3 April, 2017 triggering outrage over the murder.
Jul 17, 2019
Madhya Pradesh to introduce amendment to cow slaughter prevention law in Assembly, new provision seeks to prevent mob lynchingsUnder the proposed amendment to the Madhya Pradesh cow protection act, strict action would be taken against cow vigilantes attacking indiviuals who have permission to transport cows.
Jul 11, 2019
Uttar Pradesh law panel submits draft bill on mob lynchings to Yogi Adityanath, pushes for life term imprisonment for guiltySuggesting that such a law may be called the Uttar Pradesh Combating of Mob Lynching Act, the commission specified the responsibilities of police officers and district magistrates, spelling out the punishment for failing in their duty.
Jul 09, 2019
Rajasthan Police seeks court nod to re-investigate cow smuggling case against Alwar mob lynching victim Pehlu Khan's sonsThe Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government in Rajasthan had faced criticism a fortnight ago after a charge sheet was filed against Khan's sons and a truck operator in the cow smuggling case.
Jun 29, 2019
Alwar lynching victim Pehlu Khan, sons charged with cow smuggling; Ashok Gehlot blames BJP govt, assures re-investigation55-year-old Pehlu Khan, a native of Nuh in Haryana, was allegedly beaten up by self-styled cow vigilantes near Behror in Rajasthan on the Delhi-Alwar highway on 1 April, accusing him of smuggling cattle. He succumbed to his injuries at a private hospital on 3 April.
Jun 27, 2019
Cow vigilantes thrash two men in Gurugram on suspicion of transporting beef; police book victims of attackTwo men were allegedly beaten up by cow vigilantes on suspicion of smuggling beef on Sohna road in Gurugram on Tuesday
Apr 20, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: Hatred, unemployment spur UP youths in search of purpose to join cow vigilante groupsAfter Yogi Adityanath took over as chief minister of Uttar Pradesh in March 2017, things have gotten worse, say critics, with cow vigilantes running amok.
Apr 13, 2019
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Pakistan's peace offer, impunity for cow vigilantes, Bhobishyoter Bhoot review; today's must-read storiesWhile Pakistan may be able to reign in the Jaish and United Jihad Council, the emergence of jihadists espousing a pan-Islamism may be a hindrance in the future.
Apr 08, 2019
'US ruled by cowboys, India by cowmen': Hindu nationalism takes centre stage ahead of Lok Sabha electionHindu nationalism, once fringe, has now taken a central place in India's politics ahead of the Lok Sabha election, and the cow has become a symbol of this growing nationalism.
Jan 27, 2019
Hate crimes in Uttar Pradesh caused by combination of petty politics, gender issues and economicsInvestigation from the site of many of these crimes found that hate crimes are not motivated by religious hatred alone.