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Encroachers clash with police in Noida (Lead)


September 10th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Sep 10 (IANS) Angry villagers in Haibatpur in Noida extension Monday fought a pitched battle with the police and Greater Noida Development Authority (GNDA) workers when an anti-encroachment squad ... Read more...

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Villagers clash with police in Noida


September 10th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 10 (IANS) Angry villagers in Haibatpur in Noida extension Monday fought a pitched battle with the police and Noida Development Authority workers when an anti-encroachment squad tried to ... Read more...

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UP cops accidentally kill youth


September 1st, 2012 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 1 (IANS) A chase for two chain snatchers by the police in Rae Bareli turned awry Friday night when a youth was shot dead in a shootout, ... Read more...

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Dacoits kill five of family in UP


August 10th, 2012 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 9 (IANS) Armed dacoits Thursday attacked the house of a village headman, killing him and four members of the family and leaving four others injured in Uttar Pradesh's ... Read more...

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Three Ambedkar statues vandalised in UP


July 28th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 28 (IANS) Two days after a statue of former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati was vandalised here, three statues of Dalit icon B.R. Ambedkar were damaged in ... Read more...

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Powers crisis turns into law-and-order scare for UP government


July 24th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 24 (IANS) A minister booed at a public meeting, a legislator being held hostage, power stations being attacked, electricity department men being beaten up - the power crisis ... Read more...

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School principal beaten to death over land in Bihar


May 22nd, 2012 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 22 (IANS) The principal of a government-run school was beaten to death by some villagers Tuesday over a land dispute in Bihar's Samastipur district, police officials said.Pramod Kumar Jha, ... Read more...

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Driver burnt alive by angry mob in Bihar


April 26th, 2012 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 26 (IANS) In another case of street justice, a jeep driver was burnt alive by angry mob in Bihar's Gopalganj district Thursday after an accident in which a ... Read more...

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Villagers kill stray leopard in Assam


February 29th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Feb 29 (IANS) A leopard was killed by angry villagers at Madhukuchi village of Assam after they failed in their efforts to shoo away the big cat from the ... Read more...

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Two ‘rapists’ lynched in West Bengal


February 26th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Egra (West Bengal), Feb 26 (IANS) Two people were lynched by angry villagers after they raped a woman at Egra in West Bengal's East Midnapore district, police said Sunday."Two persons ... Read more...

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Four criminals lynched in Jharkhand


January 25th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 25 (IANS) Four of the five dacoits who looted a bank in Jharkhand's Palamau district were beaten to death by angry villagers Wednesday, police said.According to police, five ... Read more...

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Indian’s killing: Bangladesh given custody of border guard


January 21st, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Jan 21 (IANS) India's Border Security Force (BSF) Saturday handed over to Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) one of their troopers who was held by villagers a day ... Read more...

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Tension as Andhra villagers oppose iron ore mining


December 17th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 17 (IANS) Tension prevailed Saturday in a village in Andhra Pradesh's Prakasam district as the villagers, opposing a proposed iron ore mining project, disrupted a public hearing being ... Read more...

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Angry villagers attempt to burn official alive


September 10th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Nashik (Maharashtra), Sep 9 (IANS) Angry residents of a village in this Maharashtra district attempted to burn alive an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) official in protest against the quality of ... Read more...

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Villagers block road over Bihar family’s suicide


August 23rd, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 23 (IANS) Angry villagers blocked a road during the visit of Bihar's Aurangabad district magistrate and superintendent of police Tuesday to protest corruption in a housing scheme that ... Read more...

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Driver set ablaze after minor’s death


August 17th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 17 (IANS) Angry over the death of a minor in an accident, a tractor driver was burnt alive by a mob in Bihar Wednesday, police said.The tractor accidentally ... Read more...

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Trooper arrested for misbehaving with Kashmir girl


July 25th, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 25 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir police Monday arrested an army trooper in north Kashmir Baramulla district for alleged misbehaviour with a school girl.The girl alleged that while she ... Read more...

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Man-animal conflict intensifies in Madhya Pradesh


June 1st, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 1 (IANS) Man-animal conflict is intensifying in Madhya Pradesh with regular incidents of attacks on humans as big cats stray into inhabited areas because they are forced to ... Read more...

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Andhra villagers torch man to death (Lead)


May 31st, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 31 (IANS) Angry villagers in Andhra Pradesh Tuesday burnt alive a man in the presence of police after he attacked an 18-year-old girl, critically injuring her, police said. ... Read more...

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Andhra villagers torch youth to death


May 31st, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 31 (IANS) Angry villagers in Andhra Pradesh Monday burnt alive an unidentified youth who attacked an 18-year-old girl, critically injuring her, police said.The Class 12 student Mounica, 18, ... Read more...

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Four of a family killed near Agra


May 24th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 24 (IANS) Four people of a family - husband, wife and two children - were killed by a gang of unidentified men in the Fatehpur Sikri area ... Read more...

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Bihar panchayat poll candidate found hanging from tree


April 29th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 29 (IANS) The body of a candidate contesting the ongoing Bihar panchayat polls was found hanging from a tree Friday morning, police said.Rajendra Mahto, who was contesting from ... Read more...

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Two suspected criminals lynched in Bihar


April 27th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 27 (IANS) In another case of street justice in a Bihar village, two suspected criminals were lynched as they tried to escape after demanding money from a local ... Read more...

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Four policemen injured in mob attack


April 12th, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 12 (IANS) At least four policemen were critically injured after a mob in Ambedkarnagar district attacked them for taking four people in custody in connection with a group ... Read more...

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Angry villagers burn alive captured leopard


March 24th, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kalagarh (Uttarakhand), March 24 (IANS) A mob of about 300-400 villagers poured petrol on a caged leopard and burnt it alive on the outskirts of the Corbett National Park here, ... Read more...

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Suspected thief lynched in Bihar


March 7th, 2011 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 7 (IANS) A mob in a Bihar village lynched an unidentified man who was suspected to be a thief, police said Monday.The man in his late 20s was ... Read more...

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Two engineering students held for rape


February 17th, 2011 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 16 (IANS) Two engineering students were arrested in Chhattisgarh Wednesday for allegedly raping an 18-year-old girl in front of her fiancee, police said. Police said that six boys, all students ... Read more...

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‘…Dharamyudh’ sets ransacked by angry villagers


February 8th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 8 (IANS) The sets of Zee TV's "Apno Ke Liye Geeta Ka Dharamyudh" were ransacked by a few angry villagers in Naigaon here Tuesday morning, said a source from production ... Read more...

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Meghalaya orders probe into rebel’s killing in ’staged’ gunfight


January 29th, 2011 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Jan 28 (IANS) The Meghalaya government Friday ordered magisterial probe into the killing of a Garo rebel leader in an alleged staged gunfight by security forces."The deputy commissioner is issuing orders ... Read more...

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Protests in Megalaya over fake gunfight


January 28th, 2011 - 1:46 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Jan 28 (IANS) Angry villagers Thursday protested in Meghalaya's East Garo Hills district against the killing of a Garo rebel leader in an alleged fake gunfight by security forces.Washington N.Marak, 50, ... Read more...

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Human fury claims another leopard, probe ordered (Lead)


January 13th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 13 (IANS) Another leopard fell prey to human fury as angry villagers Thursday hammered it to death with wooden sticks and cricket bats on the outskirts of this Orissa capital ... Read more...

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Another leopard becomes victim of human fury


January 13th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 13 (IANS) In yet another incident of human fury against animals, angry villagers Thursday beat a leopard to death with wooden sticks and cricket bats on the outskirts of this ... Read more...

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No breakthrough in Bihar youth’s abduction yet


January 4th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 4 (IANS) Five days after an 18-year-old youth was abducted for ransom in Bihar's Begusarai district, police have failed to make any breakthrough for his safe recovery.Mohammed Shahraza of Saraunja ... Read more...

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Seven killed as bomb explodes in Bihar (Second Lead)


November 21st, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 21 (IANS) At least seven people, mostly children, were killed and around half a dozen seriously injured Sunday morning when a cylinder bomb exploded at Pachokhar village in Bihar's Aurangabad ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Bihar bomb explosion (Lead)


November 21st, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 21 (IANS) At least seven people were killed and five seriously injured Sunday morning when a cylinder bomb exploded at Pachokhar village in Bihar's Aurangabad district, police said.The bomb was ... Read more...

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