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Man died of lynching at Ramgarh

State Secretary of CPI(M) Gopikant Baksi at the burial of Alimuddin Asgar Ali as a member of the fact finding team that visited Ramgarh after he died of lynching by a 100 strong mob yesterday on accusations of carrying beef. 149 more words


Talk Point: How did some pockets of West Bengal become so communally polarised?

A controversial Facebook post about Islam recently prompted angry Muslim mobs to go on a rampage setting buildings on fire and clash with the police in West Bengal, killing a 65-year-old Hindu man. 2,086 more words


One killed, property destroyed as gangs clash in Mushin

​One killed as Mushin gangs clash over traders’ contributions

Afeez Hanafi

A hitherto tense Mushin area of Lagos State exploded into a war zone on Monday as two rival gang members engaged one another in a bloody clash. 628 more words

Cheesman on Interpreting Communal Violence in Myanmar

Nick Cheesman is a Fellow in the Department of Political and Social Change, Australian National University, and a 2016-17 a Member of the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton. 56 more words

Communal Violence in Myanmar

As previously posted, Issue 3 of Volume 47 (2017) has gone to print and is available electronically  at the publisher’s site.

This number is a special issue. 44 more words

The production of communal violence in Myanmar

A sixth article of the seven in a forthcoming special issue on Interpreting Communal Violence in Myanmar, guest edited by Nick Cheesman, is available at the JCA publisher’s site for the journal. 168 more words

Two killed, 10 injured in communal violence in Gujarat

Patan, March 26: Two persons were killed and 10 others injured in a communal clash in Gujarat.

The incident occurred in Patan district after a mob ransacked and set ablaze 50 houses.

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Vicky Nanjappa