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Monday, Nov 30, 2020

Mob violence

Mar 06, 2020 01:28
In 2014, when a petition to seek curbs on hate speeches was sought before the Supreme Court, I was representing the Union Government. The top court noted the existence of laws, yet lamented the lack of implementation. read more
Feb 27, 2020 21:45
The senator had earlier criticized the $3 billion defence deal announced by India and the United States during Trump’s visit, saying the two countries should instead work together to combat climate change. read more
Feb 26, 2020 22:25
“It is a principle of Sikh religion to help and embrace whoever seeks shelter. The situation is sensitive in Delhi. The gurdwara managements should help the riots victims, irrespective of their religion, in this hour of distress,” says Akal Takht acting jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh. read more
Feb 20, 2020 01:32
The city police attempted this with Mumbai Bagh too in a way citing traffic impediments and bringing pressure to bear on the women sitting-in, slapping notices and FIRs on them and volunteers, profiling protesters and visitors. read more
Jan 06, 2020 21:21
Hold the VC, Delhi Police, and ministries concerned to account read more
Jan 06, 2020 13:37
Terming the incidents “very unfortunate”, the head of the highest temporal seat of the Sikhs said here that such incidents have raised fear in the minds of members of the community where they live in a minority. read more
Dec 04, 2019 00:03
Ansari’s was among 20 lynching cases recorded in the tribal-dominated state since 2016, the highest number of lynching cases for any state in the country, according to civil society group Human Rights Watch read more
Oct 09, 2019 01:20
In a video of the incident, both the victims are seen sitting on the floor, with garlands of used plastic bottles round their necks as the mob comprising of mostly women hurled expletives at them and manhandled the child. read more
Oct 03, 2019 22:25
We have seen in the last few months that fake news on social media and gossip, rumours on child lifting have resulted in the deaths of more than 20-30 people in mob violence, said Prakash Javadekar. read more
Sep 26, 2019 01:49
Another accused in the mob violence, Shikhar Agarwal, returned home to a hero’s welcome following his release on bail from a Bulandshahr jail last month. read more
Sep 20, 2019 23:46
Childline employees Raghav Thakur, Nilesh Kumar Karn, constable Gopal Ram and driver Daya Jha were attacked when they reached Koriahi village in Sitamarhi district to verify the address of one of the three children they brought from a Darbhanga-based... read more
Sep 16, 2019 05:27
Protests erupted in Ghotki district after an FIR was filed against the principal of Sindh Public School on the complaint of Abdul Aziz Rajput, a student’s father who claimed that the teacher had committed blasphemy. read more
Sep 13, 2019 01:27
He said over the six months that he has been posted in Sambhal, not a single child has been kidnapped in the district. He attributed the string of mob lynchings in the region to low levels of literacy, an abundance of free time, and a general disgruntlement... read more
Sep 04, 2019 09:33
Rumour-mongering is not a new phenomenon in the country nor is mass hysteria read more
Aug 29, 2019 14:03
Singh said 90 arrests had been made in connection with these cases. read more