Friday, Aug 12, 2022

Mobs - Violence

3 Killed In Police Firing After Violence Erupts In Bengaluru Over Facebook Post, Over 100 Arrested

Aug 12, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

Police said they have arrested the person who had posted the derogatory post on Facebook that sparked violent protests In Bengaluru.

'We Want Justice': Delhi Cops Protest Outside Police HQ After Clash With Lawyers

Nov 05, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

At least 10 police personnel and several lawyers were injured, while 17 vehicles were vandalised during clashes, according to officials and eyewitnesses.

Maharashtra: Watchman Accused Of Molesting 6-Year-Old Girl, Beaten, Paraded Naked On Streets

The incident happened on Sunday night in Bolinj in the township, an official said, adding that the mob which beat up the 22-year-old accused included several women.

Police Head Constable Beaten To Death By Mob In Rajasthan

Jul 14, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Abdul Gani, who was posted at the Bhim Police Station, had gone to Hamela ki Ber village while investigating a case.

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

'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.

01 July, 2019

TRS MLA's Brother, 13 Others Held For Attack On Woman Forest Officer In Telangana

Outlook Web Bureau

As video footage of the attack on Forest Range Officer C Anitha went viral, police arrested Koneru Krishna Rao, brother of Sirpur MLA Koneru Kannappa, and 13 others on attempt to murder and rioting charges among others.

25 June, 2019

Jharkhand Lynching: Why Didn't Police Record Assault On Victim?

Outlook Web Bureau

Tabrez Ansari was caught by a mob, tied to a pole and profusely beaten for several hours on the evening of June 18. He and was handed over to the police early next morning after falling unconscious. He died on Saturday.

25 June, 2019

11 Arrested, SIT Formed To Probe Lynching Of Muslim Man In Jharkhand

Outlook Web Bureau

Tabrez Ansari, 24, was lynched to death in Jharkhand's Seraikela-Kharsawan for alleged theft. In a video of the incident that has been widely circulated, he can be seen to be forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram" and 'Jai Hanuman'

24 June, 2019

Jharkhand: Muslim Man Beaten By Mob For Hours, Forced To Chant 'Jai Shri Ram', Dies

Outlook Web Bureau

Shams Tabrez was caught by a mob, tied to a pole and profusely beaten for several hours on Tuesday evening, and was handed over to the police on Wednesday after falling unconscious

22 June, 2019

'Batons For Hooligans And Bullets For Innocents': BJP Delegation Visits Violence-Hit Bhatpara In Bengal

Outlook Web Bureau

The ruling Trinamool Congress and the BJP blamed each other for the clashes, which is seen as an attempt to establish dominance in Bhatpara, which comes under the Barrackpore Lok Sabha constituency.


20 June, 2019

Section 144 Imposed In West Bengal's Bhatpara After Clashes Leave 1 Dead

Outlook Web Bureau

The deceased has been identified as Rambabu Shaw, while the details of those injured in the incident were yet to be ascertained

16 June, 2019

Mamata Banerjee Dismisses MHA's Claims Of 'Poor' Law And Order In Bengal

Outlook Web Bureau

While West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee dismissed the allegation, opposition parties in the state seconded it.

09 June, 2019

Three BJP Workers, One TMC Activist Killed In Clashes In West Bengal

Outlook Web Bureau

'Three political workers - two of them from the BJP and another from Trinamool - were killed,' said a police officer.

09 April, 2019

Accused Of Selling Beef, Muslim Man In Assam Beaten Up, Forced To Eat Pork

Abdul Gani

A video of the incident has gone viral on social media. In the video, Shaukat Ali can be seen kneeling in mud surrounded by an angry mob asking him why he is selling beef and if he has the license to do so.

06 March, 2019

Sedition Charge Dropped Against Accused In Bulandshahr Violence

Outlook Web Bureau

A total of 38 people, including local BJP and Bajrang Dal leaders, were arrested for the violence that broke out in Siyana tehsil of Bulandshahr on December 3.

12 February, 2019

Angry Gautam Gambhir Demands Life Ban On Those Behind Amit Bhandari Attack

Outlook Web Bureau

The former India bowler was assaulted by a group of unidentified men, led by a rejected U-23 player, during the Delhi senior team's practice game at the St Stephen's ground.


19 January, 2019

Family Of Inspector Killed In Bulandshahr Violence Receives Rs 70 Lakh By UP Police

Outlook Web Bureau

'In addition to the Rs. 50 lakh compensation offered by UP government, we too have donated Rs. 70 lakh on our own will,' said ADG, Meerut zone, Prashant Kumar.

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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