Mob Justice

  • Villagers lynch boy for stealing tobacco, phone recharge coupon 30-12-2013 09:20 AM

    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...
  • Gangrape accused lynched by furious mob in Gwalior 02-08-2013 05:19 PM

    In a case of vigilante justice, a gangrape accused was allegedly lynched here by an angry mobafter 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...
  • Meerut: shocking case of vigilant mob justice 28-07-2013 02:24 PM

    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...
  • WB: Mob beats up, shaves heads of children accused of theft 09-04-2013 02:14 PM

    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...
  • Justice denied begets mob justice 09-02-2010 11:32 AM

    On Monday, SPS Rathore was stabbed 3 times in face. ...
  • BJP leader murdered; mob takes out anger on cop 24-08-2009 12:34 AM

    Political rivalry leads to murder in Nainital police station. ...
  • Mob beats up, shaves head of 14-year-old for 'stealing' 24-06-2008 04:43 PM

    Chester-le-Street: Jacques Kallis guided South Africa to a seven-wicket win over World Twenty20 champions England in the first Twenty20 international at Chester-le-Street on Saturday. The Proteas were in trouble at 29 for three, chasing a seemingly modest 119 for victory. But opener Kallis, returning to international duty after being rested...
  • Mob rules again, thrashes thief in UP town 06-03-2008 01:17 PM

    Sydney: England left-arm spinner Monty Panesar could feature in Australia's premier domestic tournament Sheffield Shield and Big Bash T20 League besides playing grade cricket in Sydney. Panesar, who is due to arrive here on Wednesday, has a clause in his contract deal with Sydney club Randwick Petersham to play at...
  • Orissa mob thrashes rape suspect, cops 03-03-2008 01:13 PM

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming on Friday said that it won't be a cakewalk for his side to defend their Champions League Twenty20 title as they have been placed in a tough group in this edition of the tournament. Title holders CSK have been clubbed alongside fellow IPL...
  • Rule of law be damned, the mob rules in Bihar 23-02-2008 11:01 PM

    London: England captain Andrew Strauss challenged his side to improve their game still further after they completed a 4-0 whitewash of India. England, who earlier in the series had replaced India at top of the ICC's world Test rankings, finished with a flourish, winning the fourth Test by an innings...
  • Mob stones murder accused in Bihar as cops look on 23-02-2008 02:53 PM

    Dubai: David Boon will make his debut as a member of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees when he officiate in the series between Zimbabwe and Pakistan starting September 1 in Bulawayo. Boon, who played 107 Tests and 181 ODIs for Australia, replaced compatriot Alan Hurst in the...
  • Murdering the Mahatma: Instant justice in today's times 09-10-2007 12:58 PM

    Instant justice still thrives in small towns and for reasons as trivial as petty theft. ...