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Fathima had no friends, Akhlaq no neighbours: IIT-Madras suicide, Dadri lynching linked by mainstream's lack of engagement with Muslims
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Fathima had no friends, Akhlaq no neighbours: IIT-Madras suicide, Dadri lynching linked by mainstream's lack of engagement with Muslims

In the wake of the suicide of IIT-Madras student Fathima Latheef, it is important to remember the story of Mohammed Akhlaq.

Maharashtra election: Shashi Tharoor in Pune recounts mob lynchings of Mohsin Shaikh, Mohammad Akhlaq, Pehlu Khan, asks 'is this our Bharat'
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Maharashtra election: Shashi Tharoor in Pune recounts mob lynchings of Mohsin Shaikh, Mohammad Akhlaq, Pehlu Khan, asks 'is this our Bharat'

Congress MP from Thiruvananthapuram Shashi Tharoor on Sunday condemned the incidents of mob lynchings that have happened "over the last six years", in a veiled attack on the NDA government at the Centre.

After Shambhulal Regar, Uttar Pradesh Navnirman Sena gives Dadri accused Rupendra Rana Lok Sabha ticket from Noida
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After Shambhulal Regar, Uttar Pradesh Navnirman Sena gives Dadri accused Rupendra Rana Lok Sabha ticket from Noida

The Uttar Pradesh Navnirman Sena is expected to announce Dadri lynching accused Rupendra Rana as its candidate from a Noida constituency on Monday evening.

Anatomy of lynching: Muslims live in fear after Hapur violence; cows still suffer on streets despite holy tag
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Anatomy of lynching: Muslims live in fear after Hapur violence; cows still suffer on streets despite holy tag

In the latest incident of lynching, a group of villagers beat to death 28-year-old Rakbar Khan in Rajasthan's Alwar district on Friday.

Rajasthan hacking: Shambhulal Regar is 'Jihadi John' of India, a product of Hindutva brigade's caliphate of hatred
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Rajasthan hacking: Shambhulal Regar is 'Jihadi John' of India, a product of Hindutva brigade's caliphate of hatred

Shambhulal Regar isn't the only one responsible for killing Afrazul. An entire battalion of hate-mongers, their cheerleaders, benefactors, and protectors are guilty of this assault on Hinduism, India, and humanity

Dadri lynching case: Allahabad HC grants bail to key accused Vishal Rana
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Dadri lynching case: Allahabad HC grants bail to key accused Vishal Rana

The Allahabad High Court has granted bail to Vishal Rana, one of the main accused in the infamous Dadri lynching case in which a middle-aged man was beaten to death by a mob on the suspicion that beef was consumed.

Monsoon Session of Parliament: BJP condemns cow vigilantism with caveats, Opposition looks to take advantage
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Monsoon Session of Parliament: BJP condemns cow vigilantism with caveats, Opposition looks to take advantage

Sparks flew in Parliament in the first week of Monsoon Session as the Opposition sought to corner government on the increasing incidents of cow vigilantism.

Shabana Azmi clarifies stance on Not in My Name protests: 'I'm against all fundamentalism'
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Shabana Azmi clarifies stance on Not in My Name protests: 'I'm against all fundamentalism'

Shabana Azmi said, "I'm vs all fundamentalism. In NIMN (Not in My Name) campaign, I said it's about all mob lynching including the DSP in Kashmir, the love Jehad."

Killing of Hafiz Junaid: Social activist Shabnam Hashmi returns National Minority Rights award
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Killing of Hafiz Junaid: Social activist Shabnam Hashmi returns National Minority Rights award

Noted social activist Shabnam Hashmi returned the National Minority Rights Award on Tuesday, protesting against the recent mob lynchings, the latest being that of a Muslim teenager near the national capital.

Una, Alwar and Delhi cow vigilantism: A list of 'gau rakshak' attacks since 2015 Dadri lynching
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Una, Alwar and Delhi cow vigilantism: A list of 'gau rakshak' attacks since 2015 Dadri lynching

Here are a few gau rakshak attacks across India since the 28 September 2015 Dadri lynching.

Dadri lynching: One accused released after securing bail from Allahabad High Court
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Dadri lynching: One accused released after securing bail from Allahabad High Court

One of the accused in the Dadri lynching case was on Tuesday released from jail after getting bail from the Allahabad High Court.

Congress submits memorandum to president Mukherjee on EVM tampering, cow vigilantism
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Congress submits memorandum to president Mukherjee on EVM tampering, cow vigilantism

A Congress-led delegation of Opposition parties submitted a memorandum on the alleged irregularities in electronic voting machines (EVMs) and the rise of communal forces under Prime Minister Narendra Modi to President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday

Ajmer Dargah dewan defends beef ban, says it is essential to prevent violence and maintain harmony
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Ajmer Dargah dewan defends beef ban, says it is essential to prevent violence and maintain harmony

Syed Zainul Abedin, spiritual head of Ajmer Sharif Dargah and Chishti order of Sufism talks of why he thinks it is important to support the beef ban and make cow the national animal

Rohith Vemula's suicide: One year later, not much has changed at the University of Hyderabad
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Rohith Vemula's suicide: One year later, not much has changed at the University of Hyderabad

If you analyse how events panned out post Rohith Vemula's suicide, you realise it was like a cat-and-mouse game being played out.

Parliament logjam: It's time to discipline members, end agitational politics
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Parliament logjam: It's time to discipline members, end agitational politics

Maintaining the discipline, decorum and dignity of the Parliament is of paramount importance for the Indian democracy, something our politicians seem to have forgotten

Orop issue: PM Narendra Modi has a good head on his shoulders but does he have a heart as well?
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Orop issue: PM Narendra Modi has a good head on his shoulders but does he have a heart as well?

But, as prime minister, Narendra Modi surely needs to reach out to his sceptics and critics and not just to the already converted

Najeeb row: JNUSU should have taken an impartial stand and not side with assaulters
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Najeeb row: JNUSU should have taken an impartial stand and not side with assaulters

In a letter signed by the president and one AISA councillor from the School of Languages alleged Najeeb Ahmed of violence while the assault on him was not mentioned.

Dadri accused's body draped in tricolour sends out aggressive message to Muslims
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Dadri accused's body draped in tricolour sends out aggressive message to Muslims

Media reports of a tricolour draping the body of Ravi, an accused in the Dadri lynching case, should worry us. That the police whose job it is to ensure law and order, allowed such a bizarre action to go uncontested puts a question mark over their will to take action against members of the majority community. Clearly, the sentiments of Akhalq’s family did not matter.

Dadri lynching case: NHRC notice to UP govt over death of accused in custody
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Dadri lynching case: NHRC notice to UP govt over death of accused in custody

Taking suo motu cognisance of a media report, NHRC issued notice and sought a report within four weeks while the Dadri lynching accused, Ravi's family has alleged foul play