Court sentences four to death in Kabul lynching case

An Afghan court Wednesday sentenced four men to death for the public lynching in Kabul of a 27-year-old woman falsely accused of burning the Koran.

Afghans protest lynching of woman for allegedly burning Koran

Hundreds of protesters shouting "Down with ignorance!" urged the Afghan government Tuesday to bring to justice the killers of a woman lynched by a mob for allegedly burning the Koran.

Lynching episode: Prohibitory orders relaxed, Internet service still blocked in Nagaland's Dimapur

With normalcy returning to violence-hit Dimapur town, the authorities on Thursday relaxed the prohibitory orders, imposed in the wake of lynching of a rape accused on March 5, for 15 hours.

Nagaland rape accused lynching case: Police arrest four more persons

Four more persons have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the lynching of a rape accused in Dimapur where authorities relaxed prohibitory orders for 12 hours.

MPs question Nagaland govt's role in Dimapur lynching

The lynching of a rape accused by a mob in Dimapur reverberated in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday with members questioning the manner in which a mob was allowed to pull out the man from the prison, paraded and lynched.

Nagaland CM assures Tarun Gogoi of steps to ensure safety of all

Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang has assured of all possible steps to ensure safety and security of people from Assam as well as people from other parts of the country.

Lynching of rapist: Dimapur returning to normalcy, prohibitory orders on​
Lynching of rapist: Dimapur returning to normalcy, prohibitory orders on​

The situation in Dimapur, Nagaland's commercial hub, is slowly returning to normalcy following the lynching of a rape accused, with Section 144 CrPC continuing to be in force in the town.

Centre asks for report on killing of Nagaland rape accused
Centre asks for report on killing of Nagaland rape accused

The Centre on Friday asked the Nagaland government to furnish a detailed report on a rape accused being killed in Dimapur.

Normalcy returning to Nagaland's Dimapur; probe ordered into alleged rapist's lynching
Normalcy returning to Nagaland's Dimapur; probe ordered into alleged rapist's lynching

The situation in Nagaland`s commercial hub Dimapur was slowly returning to normal on Friday even though Section 144 continues to be in force in and around the town.

Two more held for Kolkata hospital lynching

 Two more people have been arrested in connection with last month`s lynching of a man at the NRS Medical College and Hospital here, police said Sunday.

South Africa union official held for attempted murder

South African police on Tuesday arrested two men, including one union official, in connection with a brutal attempted murder linked to the country`s rolling platinum strike. 

Nigeria arrests 13 in student lynching case

13 people were arrested after a video of four university students, who were beaten and burnt alive went viral on the internet.

Two arrested in connection with lynching

Two persons were arrested in connection with lynching of a man, said to be mentally challenged, in Odisha`s Malkangiri district, the police said .

Trainee SI arrested for lynching man

A trainee police sub-inspector was
arrested for allegedly beating to death a middle-aged man in
Bihar`s Muzaffarpur district, police said on Saturday.

Suspected thief lynched in Bihar

A suspected thief was lynched by a mob in Bihar early on Sunday, police said.

Bihar doctors go on a day`s strike to protest lynching

All the government doctors in Bihar are observing a day-long token strike Tuesday to protest the death of a doctor who was lynched by prisoners inside the Gopalganj jail.

Haiti: 15 people lynched in two weeks

Reports say 15 people were lynched on suspicion of poisoning water supplies.

Pak authorities sack influential police officer over lynching

An influential senior Pakistani
police officer was fired today in connection with the public
lynching of two brothers which shocked the nation and prompted
the Supreme Court to take suo moto action.

Lynching of youth shocks Pakistan; SC intervenes

The lynching of two youth by a
mob in the presence of policemen in Pakistan`s central Punjab
province has prompted the Supreme Court Chief Justice to order
authorities to take stern action against the killers.

Three persons lynched in Jamui district in Bihar

Three persons who were allegedly looting passers by were lynched near Hadhadia village of Jamui district, police said Tuesday.