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Kangaroo court orders man to be burnt alive in West Bengal's Malda, 3 arrested

The kangaroo court passed the bizarre order against the 29-year-old man while hearing a case related to a land dispute in Malda.

Oct 04, 2018, 22:50 PM IST

Triple Talaq Row: Muslim law board has no right to impose its decisions, says women's body

A Muslim women's body has said that the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) should not act like a kangaroo court and has no right to impose its decisions on issues like 'triple talaq'.

Apr 20, 2017, 19:10 PM IST

Kangaroo court cuts hair of woman accused of extra-marital affair

The incident took place a few days back when the 32-year old woman left her home and fled with another man.

Oct 13, 2016, 13:14 PM IST

Naxals' new game plan to terrorise locals - murder enemies in full public view

After a brief lull, Chhattisgarh is witnessing an upsurge in Maoist-organised 'Jan Adalat' (people's court or Kangaroo court) where persons suspected to be loyal to the state are murdered in full public view.

Sep 04, 2015, 14:41 PM IST

Rajasthan: 30 arrested for allegedly parading woman half naked over murder

Thirty people were arrested by the police for allegedly parading a woman half naked in Rajsamand district of Rajasthan.

Nov 11, 2014, 11:53 AM IST

NHRC issues notice to WB govt over rape and murder of SC girl

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice to the West Bengal government over the alleged rape and murder of a scheduled caste girl in Jalpaiguri District.

Sep 19, 2014, 19:28 PM IST

Congress demands stern action against kangaroo courts in West Bengal

Congress leader Shobha Ojha on Wednesday criticized the West Bengal government for not dealing sternly with kangaroo courts, which she alleged are always giving judgments against women.

Sep 03, 2014, 14:39 PM IST

Kangaroo court was organised by Gram Sabha: Tribal body

A tribal rights organisation claimed that kangaroo court, which gave order of gang rape of 20-year-old tribal girl in Birbhum was organised by Gram Sabha under leadership of Gram Panchayat leader.

Jan 31, 2014, 21:00 PM IST

Kangaroo court unacceptable in West Bengal: Minister

Terming kangaroo courts as unacceptable in the state, West Bengal Minister Shashi Panja on Friday said that the administration was with the tribal girl who was gang-raped on the orders of one such court.

Jan 25, 2014, 00:05 AM IST

Birbhum gang-rape: Accused sent to judicial custody, Bengal women`s panel orders probe

In yet another horrific incident, a twenty-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped in West Bengal`s Birbhum district by at least twelve men, reportedly, on the orders of a village kangaroo court that decided to punish her for having a relationship with a boy from a different community.

Jan 23, 2014, 09:20 AM IST

Jharkhand legislator holds kangaroo court

A Jharkhand legislator held a kangaroo court on Saturday and punished a man after his wife`s complaint over ill-treatment by her alcoholic husband.

Mar 02, 2013, 20:43 PM IST

Maoist outfit punishes five Jharkhand youth

A Maoist outfit, Tritiya Sammelan Prastuti Committee, has punished five youth in a ‘Kangaroo Court’ in Jharkhand.

Dec 15, 2012, 13:08 PM IST

Jharkhand: Two killed following Maoist kangaroo court verdict

Two men have been killed by the Maoists after accusing them of stealing goats at Banalat village in Gumla district.

Oct 22, 2012, 23:45 PM IST

Jharkhand: Maoists kill two persons at kangaroo court

Two villagers have
been killed by the activists of the CPI (Maoist) at a
kangaroo court in Latehar district.

Apr 12, 2011, 20:56 PM IST

Maoists kill man at "kangaroo court"

Members of the CPI (Maoist) severed the head and legs of a man who was given
"death sentence" by a "kangaroo court" in the Naxal-infested Giridih district, police said on Friday.

Nov 12, 2010, 11:43 AM IST