India  /  Published 15.11.18

Kathua rape victim's family drops lawyer

The family of the eight-year-old girl who was raped and murdered in Kathua has removed lawyer Deepika Rajawat as their advocate on record, saying she seldom appeared for hearings in the case, official...
By PTI in Pathankot

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.06.20

Life sentence for rape and murder accused

The court of additional district judge, V. Subhash, on Monday sentenced three persons in the abduction, rape and murder case of a three-year-old girl on July 26 last year.The main accused, Rinku Sahu,...
By The Telegraph in Jamshedpur

Bihar  /  Published 09.10.18

Patna high court rejects Manju bail plea

Patna High Court on Tuesday rejected the anticipatory bail petition of former social welfare minister Manju Verma in connection with the recovery of cartridges from her in-laws’ house during a CBI r...
By Nishant Sinha in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 06.10.18

Tutor held for showing porn to 8-year-old

The city police have arrested a 28-year-old private tutor for showing pornographic videos to minor girls he used to give tuitions to. The shocker came to light after the mother of one of the students ...
By Roshan Kumar in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 04.10.18

Remains that of minor girl: CBI probing Bihar shelter home case

The Supreme Court on Thursday granted the CBI 15 more days to expedite investigations into the Muzaffarpur shelter home sex scandal after the agency informed the judges that it had stumbled upon the s...
By R. Balaji and Ramashankar in New Delhi

Bihar  /  Published 03.10.18

Dig for truth yields bones and skull

The CBI on Wednesday dug up a cremation site located close to the Muzaffarpur shelter home which is at the centre of the sex abuse scandal and recovered parts of human skull and bones that had been bu...
By Ramashankar in Patna

West Bengal  /  Published 02.10.18

Ostracised rape survivor leaves village

The tribal woman who had alleged ostracism of her family on a kangaroo court’s orders after she alleged gang-rape by three youths left her village in Birbhum on Monday fearing further assaults, fami...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri

Opinion  /  Published 06.08.19

Tree planting is good, but only if done mindfully

Sir — Last week, Ethiopia claimed to have planted 350 million trees in a day, breaking the world record of 50 million held by India since 2016. The planting was part of a national ‘green legacy’...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 02.08.19

The Unnao rape case, blow by blow

In yet another twist in the case, Yunus, a key witness in the murder of the father died under mysterious circumstances and buried hastily.After the general elections in May 2019, BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj...
By in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.07.19

CJI Ranjan Gogoi to take up Unnao letter today

The Supreme Court will take up on Thursday the July 12 letter from the Unnao rape victim and her mother seeking protection.A livid Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi told an open court that newspaper...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


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