Indian journalist critical of Hindu extremists is shot dead in Bangalore | World news | The Guardian – “Fascist Pseudo-Hindus assassinate an opponent and police say they don’t know what happened”

A senior Indian journalist and activist has been shot dead outside her home in Bangalore.Gauri Lankesh was the editor of a Kannada-language tabloid that has frequently been critical of Hindu extremists.Police said Lankesh, who was in her 50s, was shot by three assailants as she was entering the property on Tuesday evening and died shortly after. Officers said it was too early to speculate on the motive.

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