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Mysterious braid chopping case: 62-year-old Agra woman, suspected as 'witch', lynched to death by mob

Mysterious braid chopping case: 62-year-old Agra woman, suspected as 'witch', lynched to death by mob

A 62-year-old woman from Agra's Dauki village, suspected to be the 'chudail' (witch) behind the recent mysterious incidents of braid chopping, was lynched to death by a mob on Wednesday night.

Aug 03, 2017, 07:56 AM IST

Man accused of gang-rape lynched in Jharkhand

One person was lynched and two others beaten badly in Jharkhand's Gumla district on Friday after the local people accused them of raping and killing a minor girl on January 9, police said.

Jan 22, 2016, 21:19 PM IST

Mumbai: Man beats elder sister to death

 A 35-year-old villager from Murbad was today arrested for allgedly beating his elder sister to death over a dispute, police said.

Sep 05, 2015, 13:10 PM IST

Gujarat: Villagers lynch rape-accused

A 40-year-old man, accused of raping a two-year-old girl, was beaten to death at Amalsad village in Navsari district of Gujarat on Monday.

Aug 10, 2015, 22:24 PM IST

Bihar school director lynching: Six arrested

Six persons, including the main accused, were on Wednesday arrested for allegedly lynching the director of a school after bodies of two students were recovered from a ditch in Bihar's Nalanda district.

Jul 01, 2015, 10:33 AM IST

Protest in Bihar over lynching of school director

A day after the director of a private residential school in Bihar's Nalanda district was lynched by villagers, hundreds of angry protestors on Monday blocked traffic and demanded action against those involved, police said.

Jun 29, 2015, 10:02 AM IST
'Twin Peaks' cast shows support for Lynch in video message

'Twin Peaks' cast shows support for Lynch in video message

Cast of hit TV show "Twin Peaks", including Madchen Amik and Sheryl Lee, have recorded a video describing how difficult it would be for the revival to go ahead without its director David Lynch.

Apr 10, 2015, 09:31 AM IST

Dimapur lynching was bad but it could act as deterrent: Punia

Chairman of National Commission for Scheduled Castes and Congress MP PL Punia on Wednesday condemned the Dimapur lynching but at the same time said such incidents could instill fear into those involved in crime against women and called upon the dalits and adivasis to get organised so that nobody dares to misbehave with their women.

Mar 18, 2015, 15:05 PM IST

Mob lynches suspected murderer in Odisha

A 45-year-old Dalit man was lynched by an irate mob at a village in Odisha's Kendrapara district for allegedly committing murder.

Nov 26, 2014, 12:33 PM IST

Bihar: Old man lynched for scolding drunkards

A 65-year-old man was lynched by a group of people when he scolded them for consuming alcohol at Nayagaon in Khagaria district, a police official said on Wednesday.

Sep 10, 2014, 16:10 PM IST

Old man lynched for scolding drunkards in Bihar

65-year-old man was lynched by a group of people when he scolded them for consuming alcohol at Nayagaon in Khagaria district, a police official said on Wednesday.

Sep 10, 2014, 14:37 PM IST

Man lynched after raping woman, attempting to rape her daughter in Jharkhand

A 50-year-old man, who had allegedly raped a woman last week, was lynched by villagers after he along with an accomplice made an abortive attempt to rape her daughter in Seraikela-Kharswan district of Jharkhand, the police said on Wednesday.

Aug 13, 2014, 23:32 PM IST

Man lynched for stealing battery in Jharkhand

A man was beaten to death by people for stealing a mobile phone battery in Jharkhand`s Ramgarh district early Friday, police said.

Mar 07, 2014, 13:00 PM IST

Couple lynched for practising witchcraft in Bihar

A couple was beaten to death by their neighbours for allegedly practising witchcraft in a Bihar village.

Mar 06, 2014, 12:58 PM IST

Two militants arrested, two lynched in Meghalaya

Two militants were arrested Wednesday and arms and ammunition seized from them while an angry mob lynched two insurgents in Meghalaya, police said.

Feb 26, 2014, 20:29 PM IST

Two persons lynched by villagers in Jalpaiguri district

Two persons were lynched by villagers at Churabhandar village in Moynaguri on the suspicion of being cattle thieves, police said.

Dec 05, 2013, 12:52 PM IST

AJSU district head, his driver lynched

Two persons, including the AJSU party`s Deogarh dist president Mukesh Kumar Singh, were today lynched by a group of villagers in Deogarh district`s Rohini village after an altercation broke out between them, the police said here.

Aug 27, 2013, 13:12 PM IST

Man beaten to death in UP

A 38-year-old man was allegedly beaten to death over suspicion of being a thief in Tulsipur area, police said here on Monday.

Jul 22, 2013, 17:30 PM IST

Man lynched in Bihar

A man alleged to be a robber has been lynched by a mob in Bihar`s East Champaran district, police said.

Jan 16, 2013, 19:18 PM IST

Villagers lynch duo in Bengal

Two persons were lynched while another was severely beaten up by villagers in South 24 Parganas district on Sunday, police said.

Jan 06, 2013, 16:38 PM IST