New anti-rape law undergoes 'Tejpal test'
Feb 18, 2014
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
Two days after the arrest of a thief for the murder of software professional Esther Anuhya, an officer from Mumbai Police today met her father in Andhra Pradesh and apprised him about the probe.
Cities | MiD-DAY.com | Wednesday March 5, 2014
Chandrabhan Sanap, the accused in the Esther murder case, has revealed that his original scheme only involved theft, not attempted rape or murder.
Cities | Bhairavi Singh | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Yogendra Yadav, senior leader of the Aam Aadmi Party or AAP, is leading a demonstration at the Gurgaon Police headquarters to protest against officers who allegedly refused to register a rape case last month.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 1, 2014
Police in Surat today filed a 1,100-page chargesheet against Narayan Sai, the son of controversial godman Asaram, in a rape case on the complaint of a city-based woman.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday February 24, 2014
BSP MP Dhananjay Singh was today put on trial by a Delhi court for allegedly raping a 42-year-old woman for nearly four years.
India | Tejas Mehta | Wednesday February 19, 2014
Even as cops in Goa insist they will push the courts to ensure that the trial in the rape case involving Tehelka's Tarun Tejpal is concluded in 60 days, justice in the rape and murder case of British national Scarlett Keeling is still awaited six yea...
India | Ellen Barry, The New York Times | Tuesday February 18, 2014
The police in the Indian coastal state of Goa have charged Tarun J. Tejpal, an investigative journalist and magazine editor, with raping and sexually assaulting a staff reporter during a November encounter in a hotel elevator.
India | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Tuesday February 18, 2014
A day after Goa Police said they had enough proof to charge him with raping his colleague, Tehelka founder Tarun Tejpal rubbished the chargesheet, arguing that it was a part of "political vendetta."
India | NDTV.com | Monday February 17, 2014
The Goa police have told a court that there is enough evidence that Tehelka founder Tarun Tejpal admitted to raping his colleague at a five-star hotel in November. In its charge-sheet filed before a magistrate, police cited proof that Mr Tejpal "admi...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 12, 2014
A local court in Jaipur on Tuesday framed the charges of rape, assault and intimidation against former Rajasthan minister Babu Lal Nagar, who is in jail for allegedly raping a married woman.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 11, 2014
A case was registered yesterday against four men for allegedly raping a woman nearly a year ago.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Sunday February 9, 2014
A Trinamool Congress worker has been arrested in Howrah district of West Bengal in connection with the gang-rape of two women who are from a family of CPM supporters.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 9, 2014
The prime accused in the gang-rape case of two women of a family at Muktirchowk under Amta Police Station in West Bengal has been arrested today, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 8, 2014
A local court has rejected the bail plea of a man, accused of raping his 15-year-old daughter and nine-year-old niece in Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, saying that a father is the natural guardian of a child and cannot be excused for such a crime.
India | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Friday February 7, 2014
Two women of the same family were gang- raped in West Bengal's Howrah district on Tuesday night in what appears to be a case of political revenge. The women belonged to a family that supported the CPM. The Trinamool lost the panchayat polls in that v...
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday February 5, 2014
A 13-year-old schoolboy raped his sister, aged 8, after watching pornography on an X-Box gaming console, a court has heard.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 1, 2014
Three months after the death of their domestic, Delhi Police today chargesheeted BSP MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife Jagriti, accusing her of murder and the lawmaker of abetting the crime and destruction of evidence.
India | NDTV.com | Tuesday January 28, 2014
Former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal has claimed that the investigating officer handling his case has accused him of intimidation and harassment, charges that are baseless according to the jailed journalist.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday January 24, 2014
The father of 23-year-old Esther Anuhya, who was found dead in a swamp near a major highway on the outskirts of Mumbai, has sought an appointment with Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. Jonathon Anuhya and his family members are enraged over the slow...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday January 20, 2014
The Calcutta High Court today directed that IPS officer Damayanti Sen, who had solved the sensational Park Street gang-rape case, would investigate the alleged murder of a gang-rape victim at Madhyamgram on the outskirts of Kolkata.