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Fast track mob lynching cases, punish convicts to maximum term: SC on cow vigilantes

Ranchi Court Hands Out Life Term To Eight In 2016 Lynching Case

Above: Cow vigilantes beating people allegedly involved in cow slaughter Eight people were sentenced to life imprisonment by a court in Ranchi for lynching two...

“Mobocracy in the garb of democracy can never be justified”

Above: Chief of NHRC, Justice HL Dattu On the occasion of International Human Rights Day (December 10), JUSTICE HL DATTU, chief of the National Human...
DANGEROUS ESCALATION

DANGEROUS ESCALATION

Last week, a courageous police officer with an impeccable service record was brutally murdered in UP’s Bulandshahr by those who fit the description of...
Mob lynching: SC directs 8 states, one UT to file compliance report on its previous directions

Mob lynching: SC directs 8 states, one UT to file compliance report on its...

The apex court on Monday asked the eight states and one union territory who have not abided with the Supreme Court’s earlier order on...
Supreme Court

Alwar lynching case: SC to hear victim’s father plea seeking court monitored SIT probe...

The apex court has agreed to hear the plea of the victim Rakbar Khan’s father Suleman in the Alwar lynching case. The court will...
Mob lynching: SC tells states to file compliance report on its July 17 guidelines within one week

Mob lynching: SC tells states to file compliance report on its July 17 guidelines...

Supreme CourtThe apex court on Friday (Sep 7) was informed that nine states have submitted status reports stating that they have complied with the...
Criminal candidates: SC rules criminal matters pending must be mentioned in bold letter in election form

Alwar lynching: SC tells Rajasthan govt to explain how the court’s guidelines have not...

Senior Advocate Indira Jaising on Monday (August 20) urged the apex court that contempt notice should be issued to the Rajasthan government in the...
supreme court

Hapur lynching: SC directs Meerut IGP to protect survivors

Taking a serious note of the recent mob lynching incident in Hapur (UP) in which two persons were thrashed over suspicion of killing a...
NOTHING NEW ABOUT WHATABOUTERY

NOTHING NEW ABOUT WHATABOUTERY

Above: The Khir Bhawani Temple in Ganderbal, J&K, was completely safe even though the BJP had claimed that it was "completely burnt" ~By Inderjit Badhwar That...
Muslims protesting against mob lynching in Ahmedabad/Photo: UNI

COURT STANDS UP TO MOBOCRACY

Above: Muslims protesting against mob lynching in Ahmedabad/Photo: UNI ~By Inderjit Badhwar We return, again, on this page, and in our cover story—and we shall do...
Watch this space: Lynchings and the law

Lynchings and the law

Above: Photo Courtesy www.mid-day.com In light of the Supreme Court's verdict against cow vigilante groups, we are reproducing an editorial that was carried in...
LEST WE FORGET…

LEST WE FORGET…

Above: The Dimapur lynching  incident in March 2015. An alleged rapist was taken out of  a local jail and killed  in full public view ~By...
Lynchings: A crime against constitutional governance

Lynchings: A crime against constitutional governance

Above: Villagers participating in a Mahapanchayat related to the Junaid Khan lynching case in Palwal, Haryana. Khan was allegedly killed on a suburban train...
LYNCHINGS AND THE LAW

LYNCHINGS AND THE LAW

~By Inderjit Badhwar Many of us watch with helpless horror the headlines that regularly tear into our senses and sensibilities: “Jamshedpur limps back to normalcy...

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Fast track mob lynching cases, punish convicts to maximum term: SC on cow vigilantes

Ranchi Court Hands Out Life Term To Eight In 2016 Lynching Case

Above: Cow vigilantes beating people allegedly involved in cow slaughter Eight people were sentenced to life imprisonment by a court in Ranchi for lynching two...

“Mobocracy in the garb of democracy can never be justified”

Above: Chief of NHRC, Justice HL Dattu On the occasion of International Human Rights Day (December 10), JUSTICE HL DATTU, chief of the National Human...
DANGEROUS ESCALATION

DANGEROUS ESCALATION

Last week, a courageous police officer with an impeccable service record was brutally murdered in UP’s Bulandshahr by those who fit the description of...
Mob lynching: SC directs 8 states, one UT to file compliance report on its previous directions

Mob lynching: SC directs 8 states, one UT to file compliance report on its...

The apex court on Monday asked the eight states and one union territory who have not abided with the Supreme Court’s earlier order on...
Supreme Court

Alwar lynching case: SC to hear victim’s father plea seeking court monitored SIT probe...

The apex court has agreed to hear the plea of the victim Rakbar Khan’s father Suleman in the Alwar lynching case. The court will...
Mob lynching: SC tells states to file compliance report on its July 17 guidelines within one week

Mob lynching: SC tells states to file compliance report on its July 17 guidelines...

Supreme CourtThe apex court on Friday (Sep 7) was informed that nine states have submitted status reports stating that they have complied with the...
Criminal candidates: SC rules criminal matters pending must be mentioned in bold letter in election form

Alwar lynching: SC tells Rajasthan govt to explain how the court’s guidelines have not...

Senior Advocate Indira Jaising on Monday (August 20) urged the apex court that contempt notice should be issued to the Rajasthan government in the...
supreme court

Hapur lynching: SC directs Meerut IGP to protect survivors

Taking a serious note of the recent mob lynching incident in Hapur (UP) in which two persons were thrashed over suspicion of killing a...
NOTHING NEW ABOUT WHATABOUTERY

NOTHING NEW ABOUT WHATABOUTERY

Above: The Khir Bhawani Temple in Ganderbal, J&K, was completely safe even though the BJP had claimed that it was "completely burnt" ~By Inderjit Badhwar That...
Muslims protesting against mob lynching in Ahmedabad/Photo: UNI

COURT STANDS UP TO MOBOCRACY

Above: Muslims protesting against mob lynching in Ahmedabad/Photo: UNI ~By Inderjit Badhwar We return, again, on this page, and in our cover story—and we shall do...
Watch this space: Lynchings and the law

Lynchings and the law

Above: Photo Courtesy www.mid-day.com In light of the Supreme Court's verdict against cow vigilante groups, we are reproducing an editorial that was carried in...
LEST WE FORGET…

LEST WE FORGET…

Above: The Dimapur lynching  incident in March 2015. An alleged rapist was taken out of  a local jail and killed  in full public view ~By...
Lynchings: A crime against constitutional governance

Lynchings: A crime against constitutional governance

Above: Villagers participating in a Mahapanchayat related to the Junaid Khan lynching case in Palwal, Haryana. Khan was allegedly killed on a suburban train...
LYNCHINGS AND THE LAW

LYNCHINGS AND THE LAW

~By Inderjit Badhwar Many of us watch with helpless horror the headlines that regularly tear into our senses and sensibilities: “Jamshedpur limps back to normalcy...

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