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Lynching, ISIS, Rahul gandhi in germany, Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi compares lynching in India with the rise of ISIS. So what?

Gandhi's style of speaking often feels like he is trying to explain things in the simplest possible terms to his audience, taking a leaf from how someone explained those things to him.

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Narendra Modi, BJP government, Lynching, Hapur lynching

Alwar lynching: How on July 20, India turned into one big lynch mob

No police official in this country can behave in the manner in which Alwar police reportedly behaved without at least tacit backing of the state.

POLITICS

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Hindu Taliban, Mob violence, Lynching, Vigilantism

India’s lynching mobocracy: Are we a nation prone to violence?

As long as the big fish continues eating the little fish, chaos will prevail.

POLITICS

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Indian Constitution, Lynching, Cow Slaughter, Jayant Sinha

It's Realpolitik: Why it's erroneous to corner Jayant Sinha over garlanding Jharkhand lynching case convicts

Those who indulge in mob violence must be meted full legal punishment. But netas celebrating them shows a disturbingly real perception that cow slaughter laws are being broken, with no legal recourse.

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Kapil Sibal, Lynching convicts, Lynching, Jayant Sinha

Jayant Sinha felicitating lynching-accused in Jharkhand is a political shame

The Union minister is not the first BJP leader to come out in support of killings in the name of cow slaughter.

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WhatsApp forwards, Social Media, Lynching, Dhule

Stop believing in social media rumours, they cost lives

While the creators of the messages are never traced, innocent people are killed.

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Mohammad Akhlaq, Lynching, Mann ki Baat, Narendra Modi

Hum sabke Mann ki Baat - A suggestion for the PM's next address

Prime Minister Modi has asked for ideas towards his radio series. So, here's a full speech he could deliver.

POLITICS

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Lynching, Indira Gandhi, Narendra Modi, Emergency

BJP, hold your Emergency outrage, please

Modi government's own track record is not much better than Indira Gandhi's 1975 imposition.

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Scst atrocities act, Lynching, Rajkot flogging, Dalit man killed

Flogging of Dalit man in Rajkot raises questions on Supreme Court diluting the SC/ST Atrocities Act

Tied to a pole, Dalit victim Mukesh Vania screamed in pain — but failed to appeal to his assailants. The rag-picker later died in hospital.

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Rape, Holi harassment, Lynching, Violence

How violence is becoming the new normal in India

From an act of production, it is now an epidemic source of consumption.