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One more arrested in mob attack on family in Gurugram

Police on Monday arrested one more person in connection with the attack on a family by a mob in Gurugram's Bhondsi. Three people have been arrested in the case so far.

Mar 25, 2019, 09:29 AM IST

Naseeruddin Shah’s comment on Bulandshahr violence part of a 'bigger conspiracy': Uma Bharti

Actor Naseeruddin Shah has been facing criticism for his controversial comments on Bulandshahr violence.

Dec 24, 2018, 16:18 PM IST

Not religious, only political intolerance: Ramdev on Naseeruddin Shah's criticism of mob violence

Naseeruddin Shah, who is "angry" about the rise of mob violence, has said "poison" has spread in the Indian society where at some places, the death of a cow is given more significance than of a police officer.

Dec 23, 2018, 07:03 AM IST

Pakistan PM Imran Khan cites Naseeruddin Shah, says minorities feel unsafe in India

Khan said his government will make it sure that the minorities feel safe, protected and have equal rights in 'New Pakistan'.

Dec 22, 2018, 22:17 PM IST

Man, with mob's help, beats daughter to death after finding her with lover

Zee News' Ajay Kumar reports that while Mamata was beaten with sticks and bricks, Raj Kumar too was mercilessly struck but police intervention saved his life. His condition, however, is critical.

Jul 30, 2018, 18:15 PM IST

Mob lynching incidents will stop only if there's no cow slaughter: RSS leader Indresh Kumar

The RSS leader was responding to the recent incident of mob lynching incident at Alwar.

Jul 24, 2018, 09:29 AM IST

Main accused in Dhule lynching incident arrested

The incident took place on July 1 when a mob lynched five tribals in Rainpada village, some 100 kilomteres from Maharashtra's Dhule district headquarters.

Jul 08, 2018, 20:40 PM IST

Cow vigilantism a crime, states must stop mob violence, maintain law and order: SC

The apex court made the observation while hearing pleas seeking directions to formulate guidelines to curb mob violence. 

Jul 03, 2018, 13:56 PM IST

Kerala: 11 arrested for killing 'mentally unfit' tribal, 9 charged with murder

Kerala Police is cracking down heavily on those accused in the death of 27-year-old "mentally unfit" tribal man, who was attacked in the forest near Palakkad for alleged theft. The police arrested nine more people on Saturday, taking the number of those held to eleven. 

Feb 24, 2018, 17:27 PM IST

Man accused of theft tied up, beaten and killed in Kerala while mob takes selfies

As per the photographs going viral on social media, the man can be seen tied up, while people around him can be seen standing next to him and clicking pictures, smiling for the camera.

Feb 23, 2018, 11:27 AM IST

Kashmir: 70-year-old man stoned to death over allegations of braid chopping

Panic over the hair of women allegedly being chopped off in the Valley led to the death of a septuagenarian last night after a young man hit him with a stone under the impression he was the one behind the mysterious incidents.

Oct 07, 2017, 08:59 AM IST

Violence in the name of faith unacceptable: PM Narendra Modi to cow vigilantes

 In an obvious attack on cow vigilantes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said violence in the name of one's values was unacceptable.

Aug 15, 2017, 08:57 AM IST

114 armed forces veterans write to PM Narendra Modi, call for 'unity in diversity'

In the wake of recent attacks on Dalits and Muslim community in the country, a group of 114 armed forces veterans have penned a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemning the surge in mob violence and unprecedented attacks by relentless vigilantism of self-proclaimed 'Gau Rakshaks'. In the letter, the 114 veterans of all three forces said that they stand with the 'Not in My Name' campaign, that had mobilised thousands of citizens across the country. 

Jul 31, 2017, 09:26 AM IST

114 armed forces veterans write to PM Modi, calls for 'unity in diversity'

In the wake of recent attacks on Dalits and Muslim community in the country, a group of 114 armed forces veterans have penned a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemning the surge in mob violence and unprecedented attacks by relentless vigilantism of self-proclaimed 'Gau Rakshaks'. In the letter, the 114 veterans of all three forces said that they stand with the 'Not in My Name' campaign, that had mobilised thousands of citizens across the country. 

Jul 31, 2017, 09:24 AM IST

Mob violence against Muslims rising: Ghulam Nabi Azad

In a letter written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi following the killing of two Muslim cattle traders by a frenzied mob in Jharkhand, Azad wrote: "This is not a one-off incident.”

Mar 20, 2016, 21:50 PM IST

Muslim rally turns violent, mob burns police station over Kamlesh Tiwari's remarks on Prophet Muhammad

Tension gripped West Bengal's Malda district after a mob torched the entire police station and several vehicles over Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha leader Kamlesh Tiwari's remarks on Prophet Muhammad.

Jan 05, 2016, 11:42 AM IST

Violence after labourer run over by truck in Ludhiana

A mob torched a truck and clashed with police personnel after a labourer was crushed to death by the vehicle on Ludhiana-Chandigarh road here in the wee hours of Tuesday.

Aug 25, 2015, 14:40 PM IST

Three policemen injured in mob violence in West Bengal

Three police personnel were on Friday injured when a mob trying to put up a road blockade, clashed with the men in uniform in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district, cops said.

Apr 03, 2015, 21:48 PM IST

Avoid lethal measures to control mobs: Assam CM

Firing should be avoided as far as practicable while controlling mob violence, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has said.

May 29, 2014, 20:21 PM IST

China protests to Vietnam over mob violence

Beijing: China has lodged a diplomatic protest with Vietnam, condemning mob attacks against its companies and nationals triggered by Beijing`s deployment of an oil rig in the disputed South China Sea waters.

May 16, 2014, 09:35 AM IST