India  /  Published 07.12.19

Justice can never be instant: CJI Bobde

In the backdrop of the Hyderabad rape-murder incident and gunning down of the four accused in an alleged encounter, Chief Justice of India S. A. Bobde on Saturday said justice can never be instant and...
By PTI in Jodhpur

India  /  Published 06.12.19

Public applause black mark

A loss of faith in India’s criminal-justice system and perceptions that wrongdoers can evade punishment can explain celebratory responses from sections of the public to the Hyderabad police killing ...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.12.19

Vet rape: Accused killed in encounter

The rape and murder case of the veterinarian that happened last month at Shadnagar near Hyderabad took an unexpected turn early Friday morning as people woke up to the news of the four accused being k...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.12.19

Maliwal on hunger strike against rape incidents

Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal sat on an indefinite hunger strike at Jantar Mantar on Tuesday against the recent incidents of rape.Earlier, she had alleged that police had not gi...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.12.18

Unnao victim cries ‘daily threats’

The Unnao gang-rape victim has accused the Uttar Pradesh government of harassing her and her family members as she was trying to fight against a ruling party lawmaker.“All the government agencies ha...
By Our Special Correspondent in Lucknow

India  /  Published 02.12.19

MPs express anger over rape cases in India

The issue of rape cases in India on Monday rocked the winter session of Parliament as MPs expressed outrage, demanding death penalty and other stringent measures for those convicted.The discussions in...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.02.20

Delhi gangrape: convict's plea on mercy petition dismissed

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the plea of Vinay Sharma, one of the four death row convicts in the 2012 Delhi gang rape and murder case, challenging the rejection of his mercy petition by the P...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.02.20

Delhi court offers legal aid to 2012 Delhi gangrape convict

A Delhi court on Wednesday offered Pawan Gupta, one of the four death row convicts in the 2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case, legal aid after he said that he does not have a lawyer.Additional session...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.05.20

Doctor alleges rape bid at RIMS Covid ward

A junior resident doctor of Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) has accused a senior colleague of trying to rape her, prompting the director of the state-run hospital to approach police who ...
By Pushkar Anand in Ranchi

Bihar  /  Published 15.11.18

Brajesh to be hit with fresh case

Brajesh Thakur, the arrested proprietor of the NGO that ran the Muzaffarpur shelter home where 34 underage girls were raped, is likely to be hit with a fresh case for allegedly tampering with the docu...
By Our Special Correspondent in Patna


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