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Woman killed by mob in Kabul was innocent: Investigator

A woman killed by an angry mob in front of police in the Afghan capital last week for allegedly burning a copy of Islam`s holy book was wrongly accused, Afghanistan`s top criminal investigator said on Sunday.

Dimapur lynching: Nagaland CM blames social media, alleged rapist's brother cries foul
Dimapur lynching: Nagaland CM blames social media, alleged rapist's brother cries foul

As Nagaland capital struggled to return to normalcy following the lynching of an alleged rapist, Chief Minister TR Zeliang said he felt that social media users played a role in the flare-up and warned people against spreading rumours.

Police vehicles damaged by irate villagers in Malda

 Police vehicles were on Monday attacked by irate villagers in a Malda village when the mob demonstrated against the late arrival of police force even after receiving information of a dacoity attempt at a gramin bank.

Circle Officer among six policemen injured in attack in UP

A Circle Officer and five other policemen were injured and their official vehicle was torched by a mob on Sunday, which was protesting against arrest of a person in connection with murder of his nephew in Jaswant Nagar area here.

Mob goes on rampage over man's death by cluster bus in Delhi's Govindpuri

The death a young man who was run over by a cluster bus in Delhi's Govindpuri area on Monday sparked outrage among the onlookers who then rampaged the bus.

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.

Mob burns school in riot-hit Myanmar city

Muslims in Myanmar`s second-largest city accused police today of standing by as a Buddhist mob went on a rampage, torching a school and other buildings.

Cops open fire on angry mob; 2 killed, 6 injured in Chhattisgarh

Two persons were killed and six others injured allegedly in police firing at a village in Chhattisgarh`s Gariyaband district.

Four dead as Argentine police strikes inspire mobs

A young man electrocuted while looting an appliance store in a rainstorm has become at least the fourth fatality in Argentina blamed on mob chaos inspired by striking police demanding higher pay.

US businessman accused of being mob boss in China

When cops swooped in to arrest 40 suspected gangsters in southern China last year, the alleged kingpin was a US businessman who had hoisted an US flag amid a crowd to welcome Xi Jinping, now China`s president, to California.

Railways asked to compensate passenger after mob detains train

Railways have to compensate passengers where journey is abandoned due to train being stopped by a crowd and travellers being threatened with violence, a consumer forum here has said.

Congress MLA manhandled by agitating mob in Rajasthan

A ruling party MLA was manhandled by agitating mob in Rajasthan`s Tonk district after a farmer who was employed in his farm, died in a clash with a group of people.

Mob torches two buses near Ambala

Enraged over the alleged murder of a youth, a mob torched two buses of Haryana Roadways near Shajadpur, around 20 km from here on Monday.

Mob attacks policemen, snatch revolver

Police on Monday opened fire when a mob attacked them and snatched away a revolver when they went to arrest two persons at Uladan village in Odisha`s Ganjam district.

Police fire in air to scare mob, 5 personnel injured

Police fired in the air to quell a mob who pelted stones at the security men injuring five of them in the silk town of Sualkuchi in lower Assam`s Kamrup (Rural) district Friday evening.

Mob torch vehicles, ransack police station in MP

Tension gripped Shivpuri town on Monday as police fired in air to disperse a mob that went berserk after word spread about the body of an abducted boy lying in nearby Amola forest, police said.

Mob chase Assam Rifles personnel in Manipur

A mob in Jiribam chased a team of 22nd battalion Assam Rifles personnel coming to hand over an arrested person to Manipur Police who the local people claimed was an innocent civilian.

Mob torches vehicles, 3 policemen suspended in Odisha

Angry over custodial death of a youth, protesters torched an old police station building and vehicles in Odisha`s Angul district.

Five `extortionists` lynched in Jharkhand

Five men of an alleged extortion gang were on Saturday lynched by villagers of Manhu in the district.

Alleged blasphemer in Pak ‘burnt to death’ by mob in front of police

A Pakistani man has reportedly been burnt to death by a mob for allegedly desecrating the Quran in a village in Dadu district of Sindh.