Thursday, 20 January, 2022
TopicBulandshahr violence

Topic: Bulandshahr violence

Slain Bulandshahr cop’s phone recovered from house of prime accused

Police officer Subodh Kumar Singh was killed in a mob violence near Siyana during a protest over alleged cow slaughter.

Bajrang Dal leader accused in Bulandshahr cop murder arrested

Police believe Bajrang Dal leader Yogesh Raj also incited the violence in Bulandshahr after the discovery of cattle carcass in the village. 

Bulandshahr cop ‘killer’ is also suspect in a Delhi murder

Prashant Natt and his friend were accused of murder in Delhi three or four years ago, had been evading arrest, say police

‘Delhi taxi driver’ arrested for shooting Bulandshahr cop

Police say 30-year-old Prashant Natt has admitted that he had fired the shot which killed inspector Subodh Kumar in the 3 December mob violence.

How will I live with this allegation, asks Muslim man wrongly arrested for cow slaughter

Muslim trader Sarfuddin, framed in Bulandshahr cow slaughter case, says he knew he was innocent, worries that he will be seen as a ‘criminal’.

Polls show exit for Vasundhara Raje, and a policeman’s guide to safety in UP

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3 UP police officers transferred over Bulandshahr violence

The Bulandshahr SSP is being replaced after the ADG, Intelligence, submitted a report on the violence over an alleged cow slaughter, which claimed the lives of a police officer and a youth.

BJP leader named in Bulandshahr violence case releases video claiming innocence

A day after the key accused in the case, a Bajrang Dal leader, released a video claiming his innocence, a BJP leader has also done the same.

Uttar Pradesh CM Adityanath meets family of policeman killed in Bulandshahr violence

The UP government announced an extraordinary pension, and a road and a college to be named after the police inspector.

‘Yogesh Raj’, prime accused in Bulandshahr violence, pleads innocence in video message

Yogesh Raj, the Bajrang Dal leader accused of violence in Bulandshahr, says police is presenting him as someone with a long criminal history.

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How England’s dying industrial towns became the West’s largest jihad factory

Malik Faisal Akram had no known affiliation with jihadist groups. Ideas that led him to take hostages in a Texas synagogue seeped into his mind almost by osmosis.

NTPC looks to coal imports to avoid new power crunch

India’s largest electricity producer is aiming to secure cargoes starting from April, when power consumption in India typically surges on summer cooling demand.


File photo of IAF drone seen flying in Leh on 18 Nov 2020 | ANI

Indian firm gets foothold in prized global ‘kamikaze’ and armed drones market

Global demand for loitering munition & armed drones saw a jump after Azerbaijan was able to defeat superior Armenian armed forces in 2020 with the help of these systems.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.