India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
A local court on Tuesday framed charges against self-styled godman Asaram's son Narayan Sai and his nine accomplices in an alleged rape case filed by a city-based woman.
Opinion | Shobhaa De | Wednesday August 5, 2015
In a country where an alleged rapist (Asaram) appears in textbooks as a saint, along with some of India's most prominent philosophers and thinkers, the government's efforts to curtail basic freedoms, seem almost perverse.
India News | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday August 3, 2015
From Wednesday, the rape case against spiritual guru Asaram Bapu will be heard in the prison in Rajasthan where he has spent nearly two years. A court today took the unusual decision after considering the huge crowds during his court appearances.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 2, 2015
Rape accused self-styled godman Asaram features in a chapter on saints in a Class III textbook in Rajasthan's Jodhpur district, sharing space with Vivekananda, Mother Teresa and Ramakrishna Paramhans.
India News | Friday July 24, 2015
The Uttar Pradesh government has recommended a CBI inquiry into the death of a witness in a rape case against spiritual guru Asaram Bapu.
India News | Agencies | Tuesday July 21, 2015
Controversial spiritual guru Asaram Bapu, arrested on charges of raping a Rajasthan teen, is heard on tape offering a bribe to a witness, the teen's father has alleged.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 16, 2015
On July 10, insurance agent Kripal Singh was shot in the back, not far from his home in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur. A day later, he died of spinal injuries, becoming the latest victim in the Asaram Bapu rape case. Before dying, he named his attackers.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2015
Ahmedabad Crime Branch has started investigations into a letter received by the police that threatened two women police officers who had probed into the alleged rape case against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2015
A crucial witness in the rape case against the self-styled godman Asaram has been provided with police security, four days after one of the witnesses in the case was shot dead. Nine witnesses in the case have been attacked so far.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 13, 2015
The father of the slain witness in the sexual assault case against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu has once again demanded a CBI inquiry into his son's murder.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 12, 2015
A key witness in the rape case against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, was shot dead by unidentified attackers in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur district on Friday night. It was the ninth attack against witnesses in the case.
India News | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Saturday July 11, 2015
A key witness in the rape case against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu was shot at in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur on Friday, making it the ninth attack against witnesses so far.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 4, 2015
While a court in Gandhinagar has been awaiting framing of charges in the alleged rape case involving self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, the Rajasthan High Court in Jodhpur has refused to allow him to go to Gandhinagar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 1, 2015
The Ahmedabad district collector on Tuesday reclaimed the possession of a ten-acre piece of land in Motera area in Ahemdabad which had been leased for 15 years to the controversial Godman Asaram's ashram.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 28, 2015
The framing of charges against self-styled godman Asaram in a rape case could not be taken up on Saturday as the judge was on leave.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 20, 2015
Self-styled 'godman' Asaram Bapu, who is in jail since September 2013 for allegedly raping acminor, was today denied bail by a court in Jodhpur, the sixth time his plea for relief has been turned down.
India News | Reported by Tejas Mehta; Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday June 16, 2015
Gajendra Chauhan, the new director of the Pune film institute -- over whose appointment a protest has broken out -- today told NDTV that the students are judging him without seeing his work.
India News | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 14, 2015
Spiritual leader Asaram Bapu, in jail for nearly two years over charges of rape, turned to sarcasm today when asked about an attack on a key witness against him - the sixth till now.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Indroneil B Biswas | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Spiritual guru Asaram Bapu's son Narayan Sai can't be let out of prison on bail for his mother's surgery until doctors fix a date, the Supreme Court said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
A Surat-based Income Tax official and his mother were allegedly threatened over the phone by a suspected supporter of jailed godman Asaram Bapu's son Narayan Sai for probing him in a case related to disproportionate assets, police said today.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Tuesday February 24, 2015
A prominent Muslim cleric today dubbed Pakistan as "paapistan" (the land of sinners) and stressed that it deserves this sobriquet due to the violence taking place there every day.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 20, 2015
The Supreme Court today dismissed the interim bail plea of self-styled 'godman' Asaram, who is in jail in connection with a rape case, on the basis of a report of the AIIMS doctors that he does not require any surgery.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Niha Masih and Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday January 13, 2015
Akhil Gupta, the man killed in Muzaffarnagar on Sunday, was a key witness in one of the rape cases against religious leader Asaram Bapu. He was also the second witness in the case to be murdered. Six months ago, Amrut Prajapati, Asaram's one-time physician, was shot dead.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Rohit Bhan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday January 12, 2015
A witness in a rape case involving Asaram Bapu was shot dead by unidentified persons in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar on Sunday.