Saturday, 26 November, 2022
TopicBeef lynching

Topic: Beef lynching

In Jharkhand, lynching spares no religion and police & govt think it’s ‘routine’

21 people have been lynched in the state over the past two years for allegedly transporting beef or consuming beef, and over child-lifting rumours.

Mob beats up Muslim man in Assam for selling beef, questions if he’s on NRC list

The victim claimed he was force-fed pork during the mob attack. A video, reportedly of the attack, has also surfaced on social media.

UP cop killed in Bulandshahr had investigated Akhlaq beef lynching case

Inspector Subodh Kumar Singh was SHO of Jarcha police station when the Akhlaq lynching case took place in Dadri in 2015. He probed the case for over a month.

How India managed to punish cow vigilantes for the first time in a beef-lynching case

Prosecution acted swiftly, helping the court to complete the trial in 3 months; police & local administration in the BJP-ruled state cooperated significantly.

After life sentence for cow vigilantes, tensions run high in Jharkhand’s Ramgarh

'The court shouldn’t have done the sentencing days before Ram Navami,' some locals said. The families of those handed out life sentences, alleged foul play.

All eleven sentenced to life imprisonment in Jharkhand beef-lynching case

The twelfth accused, a juvenile, is yet to face action, but the prosecution has sought his trial as an adult.

On Camera

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A general view of the opening ceremony of the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia, February 17, 2022. Mast Irham/Pool via REUTERS

G20 presidency is India’s chance to fix power imbalances in artificial intelligence adoption

Without considering AI challenges across the world, equitably reaping its benefits will remain inadequate, leading to a more unequal and divisive future.
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How India-Australia FTA is set to boost trade that’s already at a record high

While the bulk of the trade between India and Australia is so far in the energy sector, the FTA is expected to broaden this to include other goods and services.

Defence

Illustration: Soham Sen | The Print

Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.