Assam: Prime accused in AASU leader lynching case killed in accident while trying to flee police custody
As the news of the death of the prime accused spread, people came out on the road at several places in Jorhat city, a major educational hub in Upper Assam, and burst crackers in jubilation
A well-equipped police team was present on the spot when the victim was brutally attacked with sticks and stones, the NHRC said
One man dies, another injured after being beaten up by mob in Assam's Jorhat; police arrest 4 persons, urges against giving incident communal colour
Four persons were arrested on Sunday for allegedly killing a man and seriously injuring another after their scooter hit three people in Assam’s Jorhat district
Politics heats up over MP lynching: BJP blames Kamal Nath govt; Congress releases pic of arrested sarpanch with Shivraj Singh Chouhan
While the BJP blamed the Kamal Nath government for the lynching of a man in Mahdya Pradesh's Dhar, the ruling Congress released an image of one of the accused, a sarpanch, with former chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan
Winter Session of Parliament: RS approves Taxation (Amendment) Bill; Nirmala Sitharaman says 'good reforms' to boost economy will continue
The Rajya Sabha on Thursday gave its consent to the Taxation Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019, replacing an ordinance that was used to slash corporate tax rates in order to stimulate growth. The Lok Sabha has already passed the bill and the Upper House cleared the legislation with voice vote without any changes.
Parliament Updates: Rajya Sabha passes Taxation (Amendment) Bill; Nirmala Sitharaman slams Opposition for 'elitist' jibe against govt
Parliament LIVE Updates: The Rajya Sabha on Thursday approved the Taxation Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019, moved by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, replacing ordinance used to slash corporate tax rate.
Parliament Winter Session: Citizenship Bill to be taken up by LS amid Oppn criticism, RS passes law to regularise unauthorised Delhi colonies
The Opposition in Parliament heaped criticism on the much-debated Citizenship (Amendment) Bill on Wednesday.
As Jharkhand votes, no party discusses mob-lynching cases, self-appointed gau rakshaks: Tale of 3 affected villages, and how they are getting by without govt aid
The violence, which has largely taken a toll on marginalised population, has been on the rise under the BJP-led Raghubar Das government since 2016.
'No 'manbhed' with JD(U), Nitish Kumar will lead NDA in Bihar,' says Amit Shah to News18 amid signs of distress in coalition
After Nitish decided to keep his party out of the Modi government, apparently to protest the offer of only one ministerial berth to his party, the saffron alliance in Bihar has been marked by a sense of unease.
'Article 370 is foolproof': Amit Shah exudes confidence on Centre's 5 August move on Kashmir, says it will pass legal test
Amit Shah further claimed that the 5 August move on Article 370 has made a 'huge impact' in the election-bound Haryana that sends one the highest number of individuals to the armed forces.
Diluting caste politics, nepotism Narendra Modi's biggest contributions towards strengthening democracy, says Amit Shah
The Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance government has diluted caste-based politics and the politics of appeasement completely, claimed Union Home Minister Amit Shah
Narendra Modi govt will implement nationwide NRC before 2024; peace in Kashmir priority for Centre: Amit Shah tells News18
Amit Shah answered queries on a host of topics, including restoration of normalcy in Jammu and Kashmir, updating the National Register of Citizens across the country and mob lynching.
Bihar Police orders closure of 'maliciously false' sedition case against 49 celebrities who wrote open letter to Narendra Modi against mob lynching
The Bihar Police on Wednesday ordered the closure of a sedition case against 49 celebrities who had written an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in July against the recent incidents of mob lynching
'More of us will speak every day': Cultural community deplores FIR against 49 celebs who wrote to Modi condemning 'lynchings'
Over 180 members of the cultural community, including actor Naseeruddin Shah, cinematographer Anand Pradhan, historian Romila Thapar and activist Harsh Mander among others, condemned the FIR lodged against 49 celebrities for an open letter they wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Let 'mann ki baat' not become 'maun ki baat': Congress' Shashi Tharoor and Rajeev Gowda write to Modi, protest FIR against 49 celebrities
'Those who criticise or have opposing views to yours should not be deemed enemies or anti-national,' the letter written by the Congress MPs to Narendra Modi read.
'Lynching is foreign concept used to defame India': In Dussehra speech, Mohan Bhagwat says violence not RSS' sanskar
Bhagwat also said that the citizens could not just be concerned with their selfish interests and sit back and relax. To overcome the economic hurdle, individual contribution and hard work was need of the hour.
Bihar lawyer lodges FIR against nearly 50 celebrities for writing open letter to Narendra Modi on mob lynching
An FIR was lodged here on Thursday against nearly 50 celebrities, including Ramchandra Guha, Mani Ratnam and Aparna Sen, who had written an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi raising concern over the growing incidents of mob lynching
Two Dalit children lynched in Madhya Pradesh: Father of one victim accuses locals of caste discrimination, slurs
Two Dalit children were allegedly beaten to death by some people for defecating in front of a panchayat building in Madhya Pradesh's Shivpur district on Wednesday
Local residents allegedly spotted Kalantus Barla, Fagu Kacchap and Phillip Horo with the carcass of a cow near a river at Jaltanga village in Jharkhand on Sunday and assaulted them
Tabrez Ansari lynching case: Jharkhand Police restores murder charge against 11 accused after obtaining fresh medical report
Eight days after the Jharkhand police dropped the murder charge against 11 accused in the mob lynching case of young Muslim man Tabrez Ansari, they brought back the same charge on the accused on Wednesday after obtaining a fresh medical report