Saturday, Dec 03, 2022


UP: Muslim Man Thrashed, Asked To Chant 'Jai Shri Ram'

Aug 12, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The victim, an e-rickshaw driver, said around 3 pm, some people started abusing and assaulting him. They threatened to kill his family.

Three Lynched In Tripura On Suspicion Of Cattle Theft: Police

Jun 20, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Those killed were identified as Jayed Hossain (30), Billal Miah (28) and Saiful Islam (18), all residents of Sonamura subdivision in the Sepahijala district.

Elderly Man Says ‘Beaten, Forced To Chant Jai Shri Ram’ In UP; Video Goes Viral

Saifi, a resident of Bulandshahr, was travelling to Loni at the time. He has alleged he was targeted because of his religion.

MP: 21-Year-Old Dalit Man Thrashed For Befriending Girl From Another Caste

Jun 02, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The victim, resident of Bufwani village, was friends with a girl belonging to an OBC family and he had gifted her a mobile phone recently, the official said.

Maharashtra: Man Lynched On Suspicion Of Abducting Minor Girl; 5 Held

According to the police, one of the accused suspected that the victim, Ramawtar Dhobi, was abducting a minor girl, following which he raised an alarm and attacked Dhobi.

09 April, 2021

18-Year-Old Man Beaten To Death Over Petty Quarrel In UP's Firozabad

Outlook Web Bureau

Family members of the deceased alleged that he was attacked with a sharp weapon and rods, due to which he died before even reaching a hospital.

08 April, 2021

Mob Lynches 'Drunk' Man For Entering Pandal Near Temple

Outlook Web Bureau

The man kept lying on the road outside the pandal, writhing in pain for nearly three hours in a semi-conscious state but no one came to his rescue.

29 March, 2021

Four Held For Thrashing 35-Year-Old Man To Death In Maharashtra’s Palghar

Outlook Web Bureau

Based on the postmortem report, which revealed several injuries on the body, the police registered a case under Indian Penal Code Section 302 (murder)

25 March, 2021

In Video, Man Thrashed, Forced To Raise 'Pakistan Murdabad’ Slogan In Delhi

Outlook Web Bureau

The accused has been identified as Ajay Goswami, a resident of Old Garhi Mendu village

08 March, 2021

24-Year-Old Man Beaten To Death On Suspicion Of Being Thief, 4 Arrested

Outlook Web Bureau

The Navghar police were alerted about an unidentified body, having multiple injuries, lying on the ground in Indira Nagar locality of Bhayander area.

16 January, 2021

89 Accused in Palghar Lynching Case Granted Bail By Special Court In Thane

Outlook Web Bureau

The Palghar lynching case involved the killings of two sadhus and their driver, amidst rumours of child-lifters roaming in the area during the nationwide lockdown.


29 December, 2020

Man Beaten To Death On Busy Street In Ghaziabad Over Rivalry

Outlook Web Bureau

The victim, Ajay, was a resident of Soniya Vihar in Delhi and had a flower shop on the premises of Mahakal Temple in DLF Ankur Vihar colony.

24 December, 2020

19 More Held For Palghar Mob Lynching, 5 Minor Detained


Those arrested included a 70-year-old man, an M Tech degree holder and a professional employed as a manager in a well-known company

18 December, 2020

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

Outlook Web Bureau

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

07 December, 2020

Maharashtra: 47 Accused In Palghar Lynching Case Granted Bail


On April 16, a mob lynched two priests in Maharashtra. Police arrested 200 people in connection with the case

03 November, 2020

Palghar Lynching Case: Bail Granted To Four Accused


Nearly 200 people were arrested over lynching of two sadhus in April

22 October, 2020

Palghar Lynching Case: Bail Plea Of 70 Accused To Be Heard Today

Outlook Web Bureau

Maharashtra CID names 208 new accused in the lynching case and arrests 50 people.


08 September, 2020

Caught On Camera: Dalit Man Beaten To Death Over Rumour That He Sold His Daughter

Outlook Web Bureau

After he was assaulted, Sarvesh Diwakar lay on the road, injured, for several hours. He was taken to a hospital only after the police reached the spot.

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.

PTI Photo

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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