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Feb 21, 2019
Rs 10 discount for people shouting 'Pakistan murdabad': Anti-Pakistan protests erupt after Pulwama attackThe attack by Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) on a convoy of the Central Reserve Police Force, killing 42 personnel, on 14 February, has released a fresh wave of anti-Pakistan sentiments across the country.
Feb 20, 2019
Pakistani prisoner 'lynched' to death in Jaipur Central jail by Indian inmates following altercationAfter learning about the Pakistani national in Jaipur Central jail, senior administrative and police officials have rushed to the spot.
Jan 30, 2019
US warning of communal violence ahead of LS polls worrying, but singling out India amid global rise of hate crime is a stretchThe US ODNI intelligence singling out India, warning communal violence ahead of General Election to Lok Sabha, may indicate a certain bias, but a global rise of hate only makes that threat more serious, not less
Jan 22, 2019
Field report from 13 sites of hate crime in Uttar Pradesh: Lingering fear, distrust, justice delayed and deniedWith 92 attacks, 2018 recorded the most hate crime in India in a decade, according to Hate Crime Watch, a database of religious identity-based hate crimes across India from 2009 to 2018.
Jan 10, 2019
Man tied to electricity pole and thrashed on suspicion of stealing a goat in Odisha's MayurbhanjA man was tied to an electricity pole and thrashed because locals in Baripada down of Mayurbhanj district in Odisha suspected that he might have stolen a goat.
Jan 08, 2019
Shiv Sena rallies behind Nayantara Sahgal over withdrawn Marathi lit fest invite, says organisers had learnt she would speak on 'lynchings'An editorial in the Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamana said the All India Marathi Literary Meet killed freedom of expression by rescinding the invite to Nayantara Sahgal.
Dec 30, 2018
MeitY’s draft intermediary guidelines need a relook, but not at cost of fundamental rightsThe amended guidelines fail to actually contribute in any way towards resolving the problems at hand.
Dec 06, 2018
Vasundhara Raje must understand lynching isn't murder, even Supreme Court said so: Anti-lynching law is a mustLynching is not merely an ordinary murder. Mob lynching, unlike murder, are done not to just attack the victim but to also send a broader social message that certain actions will be met with violent retribution.
Nov 30, 2018
NHRC issues notice to Uttar Pradesh govt over 'mob lynching' of man who was pulled out of police vehicleThe NHRC notice was issued to the Uttar Pradesh chief secretary and director general of police (DGP), calling for a detailed report in the matter.
Nov 29, 2018
Mohsin Sheikh lynching case: Maharashtra govt tells Bombay HC it will pay Rs 10 lakh compensation to victim's fatherThe Maharashtra government told the Bombay High Court Thursday that it would pay a compensation of Rs 10 lakh to the father of a 24-year-old man who was lynched by a mob in Pune in 2014.