11 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Samajwadi Party (SP) supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav has come under sharp criticism from the political parties and social activists for his controversial comment calling rape ‘a mistake’.
24 Mar 2014
New Delhi: A Mumbai sessions court on Monday accepted prosecution’s application to frame charges for repeated offence and added section 376 (E) of the Indian Penal Code against three common accused in the Shakti Mills photojournalist gang-rape case.
21 Mar 2014
Mumbai: Nearly eight months after the gang-rape of a telephone operator in the abandoned Shakti Mills compound here, a sessions court on Friday sentenced four persons convicted in the case to life imprisonment.
15 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Saturday stayed the execution of the death sentence of Mukesh and Pawan Gupta, two of the four convicts for the December 16, 2012 gang-rape. The Delhi High Court had earlier on March 13 upheld their death sentences.
13 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday upheld death sentence to all the four convicts in December 16 gang-rape and murder case.
10 Apr 2014
Moradabad: In highly controversial remarks, Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav said there was a need to change the anti-rape laws as "boys commit mistakes" for which they should not be hanged.
17 Feb 2014
Panaji: Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal was on Monday charged by Goa police with rape, sexual harassment and outraging modesty of a woman journalist in a lift of a five-star hotel in November last year.
03 Apr 2014
Mumbai: A sessions court on Thursday held guilty three convicts in the Shakti Mills photojournalist gang-rape case under an amended IPC section, which entails death penalty, for committing repeated offence.
15 Apr 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to stay the proceedings in the trial court in a defamation case filed by Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal's son Amit against former Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and AAP leaders Shazia Ilmi, Prashant Bhushan and Manish Sisodia.
07 Apr 2014
New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday extended by 14 days the judicial custody of four persons arrested in connection with the death of 19-year-old Arunachal Pradesh student Nido Tania.