Opinion  /  Published 21.01.22

Fallen short: Bishop's acquittal

The law may be constant but its interpretation varies. The acquittal of the former bishop, Franco Mulakkal, by an additional sessions court in Kottayam in the case of a nun’s rape offers such an...
By The Editorial Board

World  /  Published 13.01.22

'Shocked & angered'

An Indian-origin Sikh taxi driver - whose turban was knocked off and told "turbaned people, go back to your country" by an unidentified man in the US - says he is "shocked and angered&q...
By Yoshita Singh in New York

Opinion  /  Published 13.01.22

The system for evaluating judges is opaque

Justice Pushpa V. Ganediwala shot to infamy with two judgments that drastically reduced the scope of ‘sexual assault’ under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act. In one, she...
By Arghya Sengupta

World  /  Published 09.01.22

'Probe assault on Sikh'

The person can be heard allegedly using expletives against the victim. He repeatedly hits and punches him and knocks off his turban. This video was taken by a bystander at John F. Kennedy Internation...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New York

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.01.22

Dhanbad: Chant & spit thugs

Dhanbad sub-divisional officer Prem Tiwari said a report had been sought from the Dhanbad circle officer on whether the BJP had sought permission to stage the protest. If not, a case may be lodged for...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur


Jharkhand  /  Published 08.01.22

Assault on youth: Two arrested

“My father Naushad Khan who was in private job died way back in 1992 and since then I am the sole bread earner of the family,” said Rehan adding his brother went to Chennai in 2010 to...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 07.01.22

Attack rerun on Sabari crusader

A 45-year-old law college lecturer who was one of the two women who dared to enter the Sabarimala temple and became a target of the Sangh parivar has been physically assaulted yet again. Bindu Ammini...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.01.22

Witch slur assault on brothers

Cases of assault over allegation of witchcraft continues in the tribal state of Jharkhand even after a bill against mob-lynching has been passed in the Assembly. According to the National Crime Recor...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

News  /  Published 14.11.21

Assault for protesting

A housewife has complained to police that a group of youths had allegedly assaulted her after she protested their drinking in the open in a field adjoining her house on the southern fringes of Calcutt...
By Our Special Correspondent in Garia

News  /  Published 09.11.21

Top cop shocked at assault of pickpocket by civic volunteer

A purported video of the incident was widely circulated. Biswas did not respond to text messages or calls from The Telegraph on Monday seeking his reactions.   The police said it had been ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Lalbazar


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