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Cow Vigilante

Cow Vigilantes’ Vehicle Crushes Teenager To Death In Rajasthan

Sep 13, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The police said the incident has occurred on Sunday in Bhiwadi area near the Rajasthan-Haryana border.

Kishorechandra Wangkhem’s Wife Asks Govt To Release Him And Revoke Charges Slapped On Him

Jul 21, 2021 Dipankar Roy

Elangbam Ranjita wrote to the state government on Tuesday, a day after the Supreme Court set free political activist Erendro Leichombam held on the same charges.

'Gai Bachao, Kisan Bachao' March: UP Cong Chief, Over 50 Party Workers Arrested

The Congress had announced it will take out the 'Gai Bachao, Kisan Bachao' march in Bundelkhand to highlight the alleged mismanagement in cow shelters.

32-Year-Old Man Lynched Near Patna On Suspicion Of Cattle Theft

Dec 18, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

The incident took place early Wednesday morning in Phulwarisharif near Patna.

BJP Supporters Among Leading Beef Exporters: Siddaramaiah On Karnataka Cow Protection Bill

Quoting a prominent Hindu seer Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati, Siddaramaiah said the beef exports have risen after the Narendra Modi government got elected in 2014.

10 December, 2020

Karnataka: Congress Boycotts Assembly To Protest Anti-Cow Slaughter Bill


The controversial Karnataka Prevention of Slaughter and Preservation of Cattle Bill, 2020, was passed in the Assembly on Wednesday.

01 August, 2020

Man Attacked By Mob, Hit With Hammer In Gurgaon While Transporting Meat; 1 Arrested


Videos of the incident also surfaced on social media, purportedly showing the group of men kicking and dragging the pick-up driver.

06 December, 2019

Cows of Uttar Pradesh May Soon Feature Among Indian Safaris If Govt Approves Plans

Outlook Web Bureau

A "cow safari" will help solve the problem of stray cattle while boosting the state's tourism, according to the state's Dairy and Animal Husbandry Minister.

05 November, 2019

'Foreign Cows Our Aunties, Not Gaumata': BJP Bengal Chief Says Indian Cows Have Gold Mixed In Milk

Outlook Web Bureau

The BJP's Bengal unit president also said cow was "our mother" and threatened action against those who "misbehave" with them.

18 October, 2019

Rajasthan Govt Moves Against Acquittal Of 6 Accused In Pehlu Khan Lynching Case

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Pehlu Khan, 55, was beaten to death in Alwar, Rajasthan, by Gau Rakshaks in April 2017.

14 August, 2019

Rajasthan Court Acquits All Six Accused In Pehlu Khan Lynching Case

Outlook Web Bureau

The 55-year-old dairy farmer Pehlu Khan, a native of Nuh village in Haryana, was allegedly beaten up by self-styled cow vigilantes near Behror in Rajasthan on the Delhi-Alwar highway on April 1, 2017


21 July, 2019

Tamil Nadu Man Arrested For Posting Photo Of Himself Consuming Beef Soup

Outlook Web Bureau

A 24-year-old man, who was allegedly attacked by a group of people here for posting a picture of himself consuming beef soup, was arrested Sunday on a charge of disturbing peace, soon after he was discharged from a hospital

12 July, 2019

Billboards With Noble Laureate Amartya Sen's Remarks Over 'Jai Shri Ram' Appear On Kolkata Streets

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'I have never heard the 'Jai Shri Ram' slogan before. It is being used to thrash sections of people. I feel this slogan is alien to Bengal's culture,' reads the billboard, quoting Sen's comments.

12 July, 2019

Court Allows Rajasthan Police To Reopen Pehlu Khan Lynching Case

Outlook Web Bureau

While the Rajasthan police had registered a case of murder soon after the Haryana resident’s death in April 2017, it was also investigating the cow smuggling charge.

08 July, 2019

25 Tied With Rope, Forced To Say 'Gau Mata Ki Jai' In Madhya Pradesh

Outlook Web Bureau

A video of the purported incident showed several villagers carrying sticks and forcing the alleged cattle-transporters to do sit-ups holding their ears amid cries of "Gau Mata Ki Jai".

29 June, 2019

2017 Alwar Lynching: Pehlu Khan's Name Not In Chargesheet, Says Ashok Gehlot

Outlook Web Bureau

Although the case of Pehlu Khan's lynching in Alwar goes back to April 2017 when the BJP was in power in the state, the charge sheet is being filed months after the Congress took over.

27 June, 2019

Kamal Nath Govt Proposes Jail Term Upto 5 Years For Violence By Cow Vigilantes

Outlook Web Bureau

The development to tweak the 2004 law, cleared during the previous BJP government, has come following the thrashing of a Muslim man and a woman on suspicion of carrying beef in MP's Seoni district last month.


26 June, 2019

Two Men Thrashed By Mob In Gurugram For Allegedly Smuggling Cattle, Arrested

Outlook Web Bureau

The incident came to light, when a group of cow protection unit of Gurugram received a tip-off about a gang, trying to sneak in with a beef consignment.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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