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Jun 22, 2018
Uttar Pradesh Police apologises after picture of man lynched over cow slaughter in Hapur goes viralAfter a picture of a man who was lynched and dragged by a crowd in Hapur in the presence of police went viral, the Uttar Pradesh Police apologised on Twitter
Jun 15, 2018
Assam lynching reflects state's evolving reality, one where marginalisation and poverty can trigger senseless violenceThe recent lynching of two young Assamese men exposes a terrible trait Assam possesses – its deep-set ethnic, linguistic and religious divide.
Jun 14, 2018
Assam lynching: Gauhati HC issues notice to state govt, asks for report on action taken to nab culpritsTaking note of the lynching incident in Assam, Gauhati HC issued notices to state govt officials asking them to apprise it of steps taken to nab culprits.
Jun 13, 2018
Two Muslims beaten to death in Jharkhand's Godda district over suspicion of cattle theft, four arrestedTwo Muslim men were lynched by villagers in Jharkhand's Godda district on suspicion of cattle theft, a senior district official said on Wednesday.
Jun 12, 2018
Assam to launch awareness programme 'Sanskar' against superstition after lynching of two youths in Karbi Anglong districtThe Assam government plans to introduce an awareness programme — 'Sanskar' — in all development blocks and panchayats in the wake of incidents triggered by superstition and ignorance including the lynching of two persons in Karbi Anglong district.
Jun 04, 2018
Witch-hunts on the rise in Jharkhand: Govt gears up awareness campaign; land grab behind most casesJharkhand has been on top when it comes to the number of people killed for practising alleged witchcraft for four consecutive years between 2013 and 2016.
Sep 19, 2017
Pakistan court charges 57 people in mob lynching case of university student Mashal Khan over blasphemy allegationsA Pakistani anti-terrorism court on Tuesday indicted 57 people arrested in connection with the brutal murder of a journalism student who was lynched by a vigilante mob in April over blasphemy allegations.
Aug 27, 2017
West Bengal: Mob lynches two men carrying cattle in Jalpaiguri districtTwo persons were allegedly lynched by a mob, which dragged them out of a pick-up van carrying cows, at Barhoria village in Jalpaiguri district on Sunday, the police said.
Aug 15, 2017
Swaraj at 70 Part 2: Not being able to disagree without causing upheaval is dangerous, says Sushobha BarveFirstpost spoke to Sushobha about the situation in Kashmir, the recent spate of mob-lynchings and the meaning of Swaraj in present day India.
Aug 03, 2017
Sitaram Yechury takes jibe at Bihar govt, says report of cow vigilantism 'confirms' BJP is in powerThe reported thrashing of three persons on suspicion of transporting beef in Bihar is a "clear confirmation" of the BJP assuming power in the state