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Dadri lynching: Plea in court for FIR against Akhlaq's kin

June 10, 2016 3:39 am

The petitioner said Akhlaq, on September 28 night, was stopped near Bada transformer by some residents, while others reached his house and found a vessel with remains of some animal and meat.

Dadri lynching: Villagers move court seeking FIR against Akhlaq's family

June 09, 2016 6:32 pm

Akhlaq's family will be given a chance to file a reply, before the court decides whether there is need for directing police to lodge FIR, on 13th June, says Senior Prosecutor

State to appeal against Bombay HC verdict on beef

May 18, 2016 2:08 am

Lifting of the ban on entry of beef from other states will affect execution of law, govt to tell court

Pause and listen

May 12, 2016 12:01 am

Adi Godrej articulates a wider unease with the proliferation of bans — on beef or alcohol.

Maharashtra beef law’s victims: Mostly transporters, and mostly Muslim

May 08, 2016 5:43 am

The Maharashtra Animal Preservation (Amendment) Act was effected by the BJP-led state government on March 4, 2015.

What the Bombay High Court verdict on beef ban means

May 07, 2016 2:23 am

Maharashtra Beef Ban: The law had been amended to include Section 5 D that banned people from possessing meat of cow, bulls and bullocks, slaughtered within or outside the state.

Bombay High Court upholds cow slaughter ban in Maharashtra, decriminalises beef possession

May 06, 2016 12:16 pm

"We uphold the constitutional validity sections which ban slaughter in the state," said the HC.

Gau rakshak death probe: It wasn’t suicide, but accidental death, say Rajkot cops, aide

May 06, 2016 7:20 am

According to police and an associate, the organophosphate insecticide — considered acutely toxic to humans — was accidentally split on Hinda’s face when he tried to prevent others from consuming the poison.

Lucknow: Outpost ransacked after cops try to arrest man ‘carrying beef’

March 29, 2016 1:54 am

The criminal, Saleem, has six cases — including two under the Cow Slaughter Act — registered against him at the local police station.

Dadri lynching: Father of accused, village chief call ‘mahapanchayat’ to seek CBI probe

March 28, 2016 1:44 am

In the Dadri case, police have arrested 19 men, including a juvenile from Bisara over the killing of Akhlaq, who was beaten to death by a mob on suspicion of storing and consuming beef.


Protest in Delhi over Dadri lynching

October 06, 2015 7:23 pm

A 24-year-old youth on Tuesday (October 6) was found dead under mysterious circumstances at his house, heightening tension in the village after his family alleged that he was facing police harassment following the lynching of a man here over beef rumour.


Syrian national detained by Goa police

January 26, 2016 2:56 pm

Panaji (Goa), Jan 26 (ANI): A Syrian national, allegedly overstaying in India, was traced and detained by Goa Police from an offshore casino off Panaji late on Monday night. Inspector General of Police, Sunil Garg on Tuesday said that they had got information that a person from Syria was missing during his overstay in country and his location was said to be around Goa. He also said that on Monday they had traced him and interrogation is underway. The interrogation of the detained Syrian national assumes significance in the wake of the recent death threats to Prime Minster Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar over beef ban in the country. The message was sent through an anonymous postcard which had ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) written on it.