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Ruckus over Ludhiana gangrape stalls Punjab Assembly; law and order deteriorated under Congress govt, says Opposition
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Ruckus over Ludhiana gangrape stalls Punjab Assembly; law and order deteriorated under Congress govt, says Opposition

Insisting that the law and order situation had been maintained effectively during the last two years of his government, Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh said three of the six persons involved in gang-rape incident had been arrested.

Kisan Kranti Yatra: Farmers' march turns violent at Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border, police use tear gas to disperse protesters
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Kisan Kranti Yatra: Farmers' march turns violent at Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border, police use tear gas to disperse protesters

Farmers were stopped near UP-Delhi border and police used water cannons to disperse protesters after a few farmers broke the barricades.

Bihar shelter homes rapes: SC takes suo motu cognisance of Muzaffarpur case, demands explanation from Nitish Kumar govt, Centre
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Bihar shelter homes rapes: SC takes suo motu cognisance of Muzaffarpur case, demands explanation from Nitish Kumar govt, Centre

The Supreme Court ruling comes at a much-needed time in the Bihar shelter home cases, where over 40 minor girls have been raped in Muzaffarpur.

ABVP activists stage protest in Delhi to demand sacking of NSUI leader accused of molesting girl in Chhattisgarh
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ABVP activists stage protest in Delhi to demand sacking of NSUI leader accused of molesting girl in Chhattisgarh

Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) activists staged a protest in Delhi against Congress's student outfit National Students' Union of India (NSUI) and demanded sacking of a leader, who has been accused of molesting a girl in Chhattisgarh.

BHU unrest: After police lathicharge, many circulate fake image of injured girl not related to incident
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BHU unrest: After police lathicharge, many circulate fake image of injured girl not related to incident

A fake image of an injured girl was circulated by several politicians, journalists on social media to highlight the lack of women's safety at BHU.

BHU students' protest: UP govt removes three additional city magistrates, two police officers over lathicharge
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BHU students' protest: UP govt removes three additional city magistrates, two police officers over lathicharge

The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday removed three additional city magistrates and two policemen in connection with the baton-charge on students in the Banaras Hindu University during a protest over an alleged eve-teasing incident.

BHU students' protest: Rahul Gandhi slams BJP for lathicharge on girls, calls it party's version of Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao
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BHU students' protest: Rahul Gandhi slams BJP for lathicharge on girls, calls it party's version of Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday slammed the BJP for the lathi charge on girl students of Benaras Hindu University.

Tripura journalist Shantanu Bhowmik killed in attack during CPM-tribal clash in Mandai
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Tripura journalist Shantanu Bhowmik killed in attack during CPM-tribal clash in Mandai

A journalist working for a local television channel was allegedly killed in an attack by tribal party cadres in Tripura on Wednesday, police said.

BJP protests against Mamata Banerjee govt; Kolkata cops resort to lathicharge, detains demonstrators
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BJP protests against Mamata Banerjee govt; Kolkata cops resort to lathicharge, detains demonstrators

BJP activists hit the streets protesting against Mamta Banerjee's government failing law and order situation in West Bengal on Thursday

BJP files police complaint against Akhilesh Yadav, police for lathi-charge on protesting members
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BJP files police complaint against Akhilesh Yadav, police for lathi-charge on protesting members

A day after a protest outside the Vidhan Bhawan, BJP on Thursday filed a police complaint demanding FIR against Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and police officers for "brutal lathicharge" on party workers.

Force versus fury: Using troops to quell student anger in Handwara is unwise
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Force versus fury: Using troops to quell student anger in Handwara is unwise

Troop deployment was set up by the British for colonial objectives. That's how Kashmir's residents now perceive them – as attempts to maintain colonisation.

Jamshedpur: Six scribes injured in lathicharge, three cops suspended
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Jamshedpur: Six scribes injured in lathicharge, three cops suspended

Six journalists were injured in police lathicharge in Jamshedpur prompting the authorities to suspend three constables and close its officer-in-charge.

NIT unrest: CRPF deployed in Srinagar campus as cops and non-local students skirmish
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NIT unrest: CRPF deployed in Srinagar campus as cops and non-local students skirmish

Unrest was witnessed again on Tuesday at NIT Srinagar, the scene of last week's clash, with outstation students expressing a sense of insecurity.

Jat quota row: Internet, SMS services suspended in Rohtak in the wake of protests
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Jat quota row: Internet, SMS services suspended in Rohtak in the wake of protests

Internet and mobile SMS services have been suspended indefinitely by authorities in Rohtak district in the wake of protests by Jat community which is demanding reservation in government jobs and educational institutions under OBC category.

Forget lathicharges and tear gas, chilli powder is Haryana cops' new weapon to quell riots
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Forget lathicharges and tear gas, chilli powder is Haryana cops' new weapon to quell riots

Haryana Police believe the the slingshots are a "non-lethal way" to control violent crowds.

Violence erupts in Varanasi during protest over idol immersion, curfew imposed in four areas
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Violence erupts in Varanasi during protest over idol immersion, curfew imposed in four areas

Violence erupted in the temple town of Varanasi, the parliamentary constituency of prime minister Narendra Modi, on Monday when saints and Hindu religious groups taking out a 'Pratikar Yatra' to protest against a lathicharge and ban on immersion of idols in Ganga, turned violent.

Left workers' protest in Bengal turns violent, police resort to lathicharge
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Left workers' protest in Bengal turns violent, police resort to lathicharge

Several Left activists, including CPI-M central committee member Dipak Dasgupta, and some policemen were injured when Left workers clashed with police.

Gujarat police arrests Hardik Patel for defying prohibitory orders, mobile internet banned across state
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Gujarat police arrests Hardik Patel for defying prohibitory orders, mobile internet banned across state

Patel quota stir leader Hardik Patel was arrested on Saturday night in Surat for defying prohibitory orders even as Gujarat administration banned mobile Internet services across the state.

UP govt beleaguered after police in Lucknow lathicharge students protesting over employment
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UP govt beleaguered after police in Lucknow lathicharge students protesting over employment

Several people in Lucknow were injured as a protest by job-seekers suddenly turned violent on Tuesday.

Amid strike, police fires teargas to disperse pro-AIIMS protesters in Jammu
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Amid strike, police fires teargas to disperse pro-AIIMS protesters in Jammu

Police resorted to cane-charge and teargas firing to disperse pro-AIIMS protesters at three places amid clashes in Jammu city, where a bandh was observed for second consecutive day today over the demand for establishment of AIIMS in the region.