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  • Dimapur lynching case: Nagaland government recommends CBI probe March 19, 2015

    Kohima: Nagaland government has recommended CBI inquiry into the March 5 Dimapur lynching case, Chief Minister T.R. Zeliang said on Thursday. The decision was taken by the cabinet at a meeting held on Wednesday night, Mr. Zeliang told PTI. A mob had broken into Dimapur Central Jail on March 5, dragged out...
  • Dimapur jail lynching incident helped two Nagaland's NSCN-IM militants escape March 14, 2015

    Dimapur/New Delhi: A week after Dimapur lynching incident, a detailed report submitted by the Senior Superintendent of the Dimapur Jail reveals a different story. Under the grab of 'mob justice' on March 5, two dreaded militants of the National Socialist Council of Nagaland - Isak-Muivah (NSCN-IM) were also freed from...
  • Nagaland: September 2014 video shows mob lynching an alleged rapist to death March 14, 2015

    Phek: The March 5 lynching of an alleged rapist by a mob in Dimapur is not the first instance of public taking the law in its hand in Nagaland. In fact a similar incident of vigilante justice took place in September, 2014 too. In another shocker from Nagaland, CNN-IBN has accessed...
  • We did not submit any report to centre: Nagaland CM March 12, 2015

    A day after reports of Nagaland government submitting a detailed report on Dimapur lynching incident, Nagaland CM TR Zeilang on Thursday rubbished submitting any such report to the MHA. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories March 11, 2015

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob March 11, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Ex-AAP MLA stings Arvind Kejriwal; Anjali Damania quits party March 11, 2015

    In a major setback for the Aam Aadmi Party, senior leader from Maharashtra Anjali Damania quit the party on Wednesday after a former AAP MLA Rajesh Garg released an audio of his conversation with Kejriwal showing how the latter allegedly wanted to encourage horse-trading in 2014. ...
  • Dimapur lynching case: Nagaland government report rules out rape, calls it consensual sex March 11, 2015

    New Delhi: The report submitted by Nagaland state government to the Union Home Ministry on the Dimapur lynching case ruled out rape and rather called it a case of consensual sex. As per the report submitted on Wednesday, the girl went with the 'accused' on her own and was paid Rs...
  • Normalcy returns to Dimapur, 43 arrested in mob lynching case March 10, 2015

    Dimapur: Normalcy on Tuesday returned to Dimapur town with authorities lifting prohibitory orders imposed in the town in the wake of lynching of a rape accused. However, Internet and SMS services continued to be blocked. Prohibitory orders under Section 144 CrPC have been lifted from Dimapur town from 6 AM...
  • Over 40 arrested in Dimapur mob lynching case, situation remains tense March 10, 2015

    Dimapur: Five days after the public lynching of Syed Farid Khan, over 40 people have been arrested by the police. Nagaland government submitted a report to the Home Ministry in which the police claimed that they tried to rescue the victim but were overwhelmed by the mob. "Police showed restraint as...
  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor March 9, 2015

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  • News 360: SMS, Internet services still blocked in Dimapur; 22 arrested in mob lynching case March 9, 2015

    The situation is slowly returning to normalcy in Dimapur city of Nagaland after the horrific lynching of a rape accused by a mob of thousands on Thursday. Twenty two people have been arrested in connection with the case but the incident has now led to a political tussle between the...
  • Dimapur lynching: An identity lynched? March 9, 2015

    When Gotham was under siege, 'justice' was fast and decisive. The League of Shadow offered its prisoners multiple options to choose death from. Gotham is a fictional city but Dimapur isn't. Though what unfolded here on Thursday evening did challenge us to suspend that sense of disbelief.A mob of 7,000-8,000...
  • Dimapur mob lynching case: Nagaland Police submits report to Home Ministry March 9, 2015

    Dimapur: In the horrific lynching case of a rape accused in Dimapur, Nagaland Police on Monday submitted a report to the Home Ministry. On March 5, a rape accused was dragged out of Dimapur Central Jail by a mob, stripped, lynched and then hanged from a clock tower. According to...
  • Nagaland: Mobile, Internet services still blocked in Dimapur, 22 arrested in mob lynching case March 9, 2015

    Karbi Anglong: The situation is slowly returning to normalcy in Dimapur city of Nagaland after the horrific lynching of a rape accused by a mob of thousands on Thursday. Twenty two people have been arrested in connection with the case but the incident has now led to a political tussle...
  • Nagaland mob lynching case: Curfew clamped in Dimapur, 22 arrested March 8, 2015

    Dimapur: Curfew was on Sunday clamped in Dimapur town of Nagaland and 22 people were arrested in connection with the lynching of a rape accused, a senior police officer said. Additional Director General of Police (Law and Order) G Akheto Seema said curfew has been imposed in Dimapur town from 3...
  • Nagaland: 18 people held in Dimapur mob lynching case, mobile, Internet services blocked March 8, 2015

    Dimapur: Twelve people have been arrested on Sunday in Dimapur city of Nagaland in connection with the lynching of a rape accused on Thursday. The situation is slowly returning to normalcy, three days after a 35-year-old rape accused was dragged out of Dimapur Central Jail by a mob of thousands,...
  • Dimapur returning to normalcy, curfew relaxed till 3 PM; mobile, Internet, SMS services blocked March 8, 2015

    Dimapur: The situation in Dimapur city of Nagaland is slowly returning to normalcy, three days after a 35-year-old rape accused was dragged out of Dimapur Central Jail by a mob of thousands, lynched and then hanged from a clock tower. The curfew has been lifted till 3 PM but mobile, Internet...
  • Six arrested in Dimapur mob lynching case, Nagaland-Assam border remains tense March 8, 2015

    Dimapur: Situation remains tense in Dimapur city and along the Nagaland-Assam border after a mob of thousands lynched a rape accused on Thursday. Six people have been arrested so far while the victim's family living in Bosla village of Assam's Karimganj district, demands justice. On Thursday, rape accused 35-year-old Syed Farid...
  • India @ 9 with Parikshit Luthra March 8, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Parikshit Luthra on India @ 9. ...
  • Dimapur mob lynching case: Situation remains tense in Assam, Nagaland; no arrests so far March 7, 2015

    Dimapur: Even as both Assam and Nagaland remain tense over the lynching of an alleged rapist by a mob in Dimapur, Amnesty International India on Saturday said the case must be investigated and those who lynched the man must be brought to justice urgently. A mob of thousands dragged the man...
  • Curfew continues for 2nd day in Dimapur, Nagaland CM admits to administrative lapses March 7, 2015

    Dimapur: Prohibitory orders continue in Dimapur city of Nagaland for the second day on Saturday after a mob of thousands lynched an alleged rapist on Thursday. Chief Minister TR Zeliang has admitted to administrative lapses and said relaxing Section 144 in the area was a mistake. Sources said the rape was...
  • Thief lynched, allegedly bobbitised by junior doctors in Bengal November 17, 2014

    Kolkata: A man in his mid-20s, suspected to be a cellphone thief, was lynched and allegedly bobbitised by a group of students and junior doctors in the state-run NRS Medical College and Hospital. Some junior doctors and others have been detained in connection with the incident. Hospital sources said the man was...
  • Mob justice: Two lynched by villagers near Ghatshila August 14, 2014

    Two miscreants were lynched by villagers in Chitreshwar village, about 90 km from Jamshedpur, under Barsol police station in Ghatsila subdivisional of East Singhbhum, a senior police officer on Thursday said. One of the victims was identified as notorious criminal Dinesh Rana, while the identity of the other victim was yet...
  • 'Camp XRay' trailer: Kristen Stewart is the new guard at Guantanamo Bay who strikes up an unusual friendship with a detainee August 11, 2014

    'Twilight' star Kristen Stewart has clearly put the damselindistress roles behind her. In a tough new look in the upcoming film 'Camp XRay', Stewart looks grim as the new guard at Guantanamo Bay. Directed by Peter Sattler, the film also stars Payman Maadi, Lane Garrison, J.J. Soria and John Carroll...
  • 5 extortionists lynched by public in East Garo Hills July 15, 2014

    Shillong: Five alleged extortionists were lynched by public in separate incidents in East Garo Hills on Tuesday, police said. A group of seven armed persons had come to Jambal, about a kilometre from Rongjeng, and demanded money at gunpoint this afternoon, police said. Angry villagers gheraoed them. The sevenmember group then...
  • Brazilian woman lynched to death after a Facebook post for a local news outlet declared her a witch May 14, 2014

    London: In a bizarre incident, a mob reportedly lynched a Brazilian woman suspected of being a witch to death after a Facebook post for a local news outlet spread an alert, claiming that she had been seen abducting children. The woman died in Guaruja city near Sao Paulo last...
  • Man beaten to death for stealing a mobile phone battery March 7, 2014

    A man was beaten to death by people for stealing a mobile phone battery in Jharkhand's Ramgarh district early Friday, police said. According to police, villagers caught Sajid while stealing the battery from a shop and started beating him black and blue. He died on the spot. The body was sent for...
  • Couple lynched for practising witchcraft March 6, 2014

    A couple was beaten to death by their neighbours for allegedly practising witchcraft in a Bihar village. Three people have been arrested for the killings, police said Thursday. The couple's daughter was also injured in the attack. Rameshwar Yadav and his wife Kaushalya Devi were attacked by their neighbours and beaten to...
  • Burglar lynched after he kills house owner in Palamu January 21, 2014

    One person was killed by a burglar, who was later lynched in Pachmo village in Palamu district, police said. 45yearold Buddhu Ram and his wife (40) resisted the burglar late on Sunday night and in the scuffle, Ram died after being hit by a sharp weapon by the intruder, Superintendent of...