Mob

  • Mob ransacks police station, demands accused in a murder case be handed over August 5, 2014

    A mob on Tuesday ransacked Sundernagar Police Station in East Singhbhum district, demanding that a murder accused who is currently in police custody be handed over to them, police said. A large number of locals gathered at the police station demanding that accused Bagrai Soren, accused in the murder case of 30-year-old...
  • Police open fire on angry mob; 2 killed, 6 injured June 30, 2014

    Two persons were killed on Monday and six others injured allegedly in police firing at a village in Chhattisgarh's Gariyaband district after a clash broke out between villagers and policemen who had gone there to probe a case. The Chhattisgarh government has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the incident that took place...
  • Russian embassy protesters in Kiev 'wanted to see blood': Lavrov June 15, 2014

    Moscow: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov claimed today that a Ukrainian mob that attacked Moscow's embassy in Kiev trying to take over the compound and see "blood spilt". "Our diplomats feel that the attackers wanted to physically seize the embassy," news agencies quoted Lavrov as saying. "There are also reasons to...
  • CBI interrogates Kirori Lal Meena in SHO murder case June 14, 2014

    CBI on Thursday interrogated MLA Kirori Lal Meena in connection with the 2011 murder case of SHO Phool Mohammad, who was burnt alive by a mob in Rajasthan's Sawai Madhopur district. A CBI team from Delhi questioned Meena, state unit head of National People's Party (NPP), at his official residence near SMS...
  • Srinagar youth killed in clashes with security forces on polling day April 30, 2014

    Srinagar: On the day when Srinagar populace voted to elect their representative to the Lok Sabha, a youth was killed during clashes with the security forces in the Valley. The security forces fired at a mob which was attacking polling staff during the de-induction of polling booth and the youth...
  • There's no way of saying this kindly. IIM-A students perform a terrible flash mob to celebrate on campus film '2 States' April 16, 2014

    The IIM-Ahmedabad students decided to perform a flash mob to celebrate '2 States' which is based on author Chetan Bhagat's novel of the same name. The hilarious video shows students dancing to the old viral 'Kolaveri Di', moving on to the popular 'Offo' track from the upcoming film starring Alia...
  • Meerut: Nagma slaps youth at poll rally after he 'manhandles' her March 28, 2014

    Meerut: Congress candidate from Meerut, actress Nagma found herself in a peculiar spot on Thursday. The actress slapped a person during an election rally in Meerut. Nagma had just reached the site of the rally when she was surrounded by a mob. In the confusion, a youth reportedly manhandled her...
  • Hajipur railway station vandalised by mob after train runs over a man February 24, 2014

    Irked by the death of a man after a train hit him, a mob on Monday vandalised the Hajipur Junction railway station, police said. Mohammad Naem Kadri (50) was killed when a train dashed against him as he was crossing the track at the station. Soon after, a mob started pelting...
  • Villagers lynch boy for stealing tobacco, phone recharge coupon December 30, 2013

    A 14-year-old boy died and another was injured after they were mercilessly beaten up by a mob, led by a deputy sarpanch, which accused them of theft at Thari village in Bihar's Purnia district on Sunday, police said. Accusing the duo of stealing 'gutkha' (tobacco) and a phone recharge coupon worth...
  • Angry mob injures three policemen, helps miscreant flee from custody December 11, 2013

    At least three police personnel were injured after locals turned violent and indulged in brick-batting at Sonari police station in Jamshedpur on Wednesday, police said. A large crowd of Tiloo Bhatta locality had assembled in front of the police station to stage demonstration demanding action against a private security guard and...
  • Snapshot: Shahid Kapoor gets mobbed at the screening of 'R..Rajkumar' December 7, 2013

    Shahid Kapoor's film 'R..Rajkumar' released this Friday and the actor went to see the reaction of the audiences at a theatre in Mumbai. But instead Shahid was mobbed by his fans who were too happy to see the actor. Many posed for photographs with the actors while a few hugged...
  • Jind: 20-yr-old girl found murdered; mob goes on rampage August 26, 2013

    The body of a 20-year-old Dalit girl was found in Jind in a mutilated condition, triggering unruly protests by locals who ran amok at the bus terminus and held up traffic on the Jind-Gohana road for more than three hours on Monday. According to DSP Adarshdeep Singh, the body of the...
  • Snapshot: Why is Kareena Kapoor looking so baffled and lost? August 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Kareena Kapoor, who was recently spotted at Mumbai airport, looked oh so baffled! The actress, as reports suggest, was mobbed during a promotional event of 'Satyagraha' in Dubai. Since the star enjoys a huge fan following, her appearance caused traffic snarls and a stampede like situation in the...
  • Satyagraha: Kareena Kapoor gets mobbed in Dubai August 21, 2013

    Dubai: Actress Kareena Kapoor and her 'Satyagraha' co-star Ajay Devgn were mobbed by the fans during a promotional tour of the city. Bollywood stars have a huge fan following in Dubai and Kapoor's trip to the city to launch a jewellery store saw hundreds of fans jostling to get a glimpse...
  • Five policemen, 14 others injured in West Delhi as two groups clash August 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Nineteen people, including five policemen, were injured when a clash broke out between two groups over a motorcycle accident in Tilak Vihar colony in West Delhi area on Thursday, the police said. The police had to use water canon and tear gas shells after an angry mob torched three...
  • Markets, schools shut as Nawada remains tense post communal clashes August 13, 2013

    Markets and educational institutions in Bihar's Nawada town remained closed on Tuesday following clashes between two communities in the last four days that claimed two lives and left over half-a-dozen injured, officials said. "The situation is tense but under control, with no report of any fresh clash from anywhere so far,"...
  • Gangrape accused lynched by furious mob in Gwalior August 2, 2013

    In a case of vigilante justice, a gangrape accused was allegedly lynched here by an angry mob after he tried to threaten the victim's family to withdraw the complaint against him, police said on Friday. Narendra Kushwah (35), a resident of Rampuri Nagar under Bodharpur police station area, along with another person...
  • Meerut: shocking case of vigilant mob justice July 28, 2013

    Meerut: 2 youths were beaten up by local residents in Meerut after they were thwarted from stealing bicycles. Reports say that one of the youth fired at the crowd which confronted them. They were beaten up by the crowds after the firing. The police arrived at spot during the incident...
  • 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Court verdict on Sajjan Kumar, 5 others today April 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Nearly three decades after 2,500 Sikhs were killed in the 1984 riots, a Delhi court will on Tuesday pronounce its verdict on the role of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and five others in the killing of Sikhs. The case against Sajjan Kumar was opened on the recommendation of...
  • WB: Mob beats up, shaves heads of children accused of theft April 9, 2013

    Kolkata: In a shocking case of mob justice in Asansol in West Bengal, five children were allegedly tied to bamboo poles and kept in a hut overnight for alleged theft. The children were aged between 10 and 12 years. But the ordeal didn't end there as the next morning, the children...
  • MP: Mob torches vehicles after murder of kidnapped boy March 5, 2013

    Shivpuri: Tension gripped Shivpuri town on Monday as police fired in air to disperse a mob that went berserk after word spread about the body of an abducted boy lying in nearby Amola forest, police said. Utsav Goyal, a class VI student of a local school, was allegedly kidnapped by...
  • Doctor killed during robbery, mob lynches one gang-member March 4, 2013

    Meerut: A doctor was killed allegedly by six armed men when he resisted a robbery attempt at his nursing home-cum-residence in Shahjahanpur village in the district following which angry locals lynched one of the attackers, police said on Monday. Around six men pretending to be patients entered Dr Shamim Ahmad Khan's...
  • MP: Mob sets railway station on fire after 2 kids mowed down by train February 26, 2013

    Bhopal: Protestors set Gulaabganj railway station in Madhya Pradesh on fire after two children were mowed down by a train on Tuesday. The mob vandalised the station property and set the station premises on fire in which one railway employee was killed. Delhi-Bhopal route has been closed at Vidisha station...
  • One Billion Rising: Women dance, sing to protest sexual violence February 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Crossing their arms, shuffling their feet and singing "Wake up Delhi! End violence against women!", hundreds of people took part in flash mobs across Delhi to mark the global 'One Billion Rising' campaign on Thursday. The young men and women on Valentine's Day gave a collective performance near...
  • AP: Woman, daughter stabbed to death; accused beaten up by mob February 13, 2013

    Nellore: A woman and her daughter were stabbed to death by three men in Nellore in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday. Two of the accused are students and one is a minor. A mob attacked the men while they were being taken into custody. According to the police, the main accused...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey February 8, 2013

    My opponents using Suryanelli rape survivor; I'm clean, won't quit, says Kurien. The Congress Union Minister said he did not instigate the Murshidabad mob, but was trying to calm the tempers, and After UK, European Union woos Narendra Modi. ...
  • Mumbai: 2 MLAs, 150 others booked for rioting January 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Two MLAs, a corporator and 150 others were booked for allegedly rioting and preventing police from discharging their duty in suburban Mulund, police said on Monday. According to the police, a mob of about 150 people, including Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Sardar Tara Singh, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena MLA Shishir...
  • Freeze mob in Delhi for acid attack victims January 11, 2013

    New Delhi: To create awareness about the troubled lives of acid attack victims, a freeze mob on Friday gathered at a busy Central Delhi to sensitise people about the social evil. Around 150 people, including one acid attack survivor, gathered near the busy Palika Bazar area to stand still for...
  • Kanpur: Mob goes on rampage as train runs over youth December 14, 2012

    Kanpur: A student died on Friday after coming under the wheels of a train at the Kalyanpur station in Kanpur, triggering an irate mob to go on rampage causing damage to railway property. Pavan Kumar (23), a B Ed student at a private college, was run over when he slipped...
  • Tamil Nadu: Mob sets 285 Dalits' houses on fire November 9, 2012

    Dharmapuri: Angered by a man committing suicide over his daughter marrying a Dalit boy, a mob torched 285 huts in three Dalit colonies in the district, but there were no casualties as all the people had fled to neighbouring areas, police said. They said the crowd first targeted Natham, the...