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New York, Thursday, May 21, 2015

New York woman gets 24 years in jail for shoving Indian to death

A 33-year-old American woman has been sentenced to 24 years in prison for pushing an Indian man to death in front of a subway train in an attack apparently motivated by her hatred for “Hindus and... »
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KABUL, Tuesday, May 19, 2015

11 Afghan policemen get year in jail for mob lynching of woman in Kabul

They were among 49 people charged over the death of Farkhunda, who was brutally beaten to death after being falsely accused of burning a copy of the Koran. »
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NEW DELHI, Tuesday, May 19, 2015

SC upholds death for U.P. teacher, lover

Shabnam, a teacher in Amroha district of Uttar Pradesh, whose death sentenced was upheld by the Supreme Court, wanted to do away with her family, who was opposed to her relationship, and keep the... »
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