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Why popular biryani joints in Haryana's Mewat district have shut shop this Eid -

Food vendors on the Gurugram to Alwar highway say police raids looking for banned beef have hit business at a time when sales pick up. by Abhishek Dey. Published Sep 13, 2016 · 07:30 am. Why popular biryani joints in Haryana's Mewat district have shut ...and more »

India's War On Biryani Mixes Caste, Religion, Cow-Avenging Vigilantes - NPR

A legendary South Asian dish has suddenly found itself in the midst of a war in India. Made up of layers of meat and rice and cooked with fragrant spices, the dish is the much-loved biryani. And the latest battlefield is in the northern Indian state of ...and more »

India Muslim women 'raped' in fatal attack 'over beef' - BBC News

An Indian woman has said that she and her 14-year-old cousin were gang raped and two relatives murdered, after being accused of being Muslims who ate beef. The woman, 20, told the BBC that four men carried out the attack in northern Haryana state two ...and more »

Muslim women raped by Hindu gang 'for eating beef' - The Independent

A Muslim woman who was gang raped in India has said her attackers asked her whether she ate beef in what some suspect was another crime by Hindu vigilante groups. The 20-year-old and her 14-year-old cousin were attacked by a group of men who ...and more »

One Mewat rapist told victim she was being raped for eating beef - Janta Ka Reporter

One of the Mewat gangrape victims has made a sensational disclosure that how a rapist had told her that she was being punished for eating beef. “They asked if we eat beef. We said we don't, but they insisted we do and that was why we were being ...and more »

Mewat gangrape victim alleges attackers hurt them for 'eating beef' - Firstpost

One of the Mewat gangrape victims has alleged that their attackers were cow vigilantes but the Haryana police on Saturday said no evidence has so far come to the fore suggesting that the four accused arrested in the case were part of any cow protection ...and more »

Eid loses its flavour in Haryana's Mewat after furore over beef biryani - The Hindu

It is 7 in the morning and the devout of Ghasera village, off the Gurgaon-Alwar road, wait to enter the Idgah, one of the largest mosques in the area to offer prayers. But on Bakr Eid, a festival marked by prayers and feasting, the mood is far from ...and more »

Mewat rape, murder not linked to cow vigilantes: Police - Times of India

MEWAT: Haryana police chief K P Singh has dismissed allegations of cow vigilantes being involved in the gang rape and double murder that shook Mewat on August 24 amid fresh allegations by one of the survivors that the attackers, who she claimed were ...and more »

Muslim women gang raped and two relatives murdered by cowardly thugs for 'eating beef' -

A 20-year-old woman said four men attacked her and her 14-year-old cousin in their home at a farm in Mewat in Haryana state, northern India. Her aunt and uncle were tied up and beaten to death at the same time. Two weeks after the horror incident, the ...and more »

Mewat Gang-Rape Victim Alleges Rapists Asked If She Ate Beef -

Two women who were allegedly gang-raped two weeks ago in the Mewat region of Haryana one of the women told news reporters that attackers asked her if she ate beef. “They asked if we eat beef. We said we don't, but they insisted we did. Then they said ...and more »