Andhra CM has a word of praise for Hyderabad ‘encounter’
Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy has emerged as the first head of a legislative body to support the alleged encounter, wherein the Telangana police had on Friday gunned down all the four suspects in the rape and murder of a 26-year-old veterinarian.
Hyderabad encounter: SC to hear PIL on Wednesday
SC admits a Public Interest Litigation filed over the encounter of the 4 accused in the Hyderabad rape and murder case. The plea will be hea...
Telangana encounter: NHRC team arrives in Hyderabad
A team from the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Saturday began on-the-spot investigation into the alleged police encounter in whi...
View: What the Hyderabad encounter tells us about the state of India's democracy
The rape and murder of a young woman in Hyderabad was gruesome enough. The response of the state, of rounding up four presumed culprits and bumping them off in a so-called encounter, was no less appalling. The response of many, particularly those in public life, who gleefully cheered the police action, is indeed horrific.
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NHRC begins on-the-spot probe into Hyderabad encounter killings amid raging debate on police action
The team from the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) visited Chattanpalli village, about 50 kms from here, where the alleged encounter took place. A short distance away the victim's charred body was found after she was allegedly gang-raped, smothered and set afire on the night of November 27.
Landmark Group’s furniture business hits a rough patch due to economic slowdown
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Unnao aftermath: Shilpa Shetty says ‘Beti Bachao’ can’t be relegated to a campaign, asks PM Modi for stricter laws
Shilpa Shetty’s war cry on Twitter earned her appreciation from all over.
Unnao girl’s father wants ‘Hyderabad-like’ justice
The survivor’s father, an ironsmith belonging to the Lohar community, told ET how the local police of Bihar village in Unnao district were callous whenever his daughter had approached them for help after being raped last year. The father and sister-in-law of the deceased have spoken of a caste power play at work as both the key accused were Brahmins.
You cannot take law in your hands: Maneka Gandhi on Hyderabad rape encounter case
Member of Parliament Maneka Gandhi on the recent encounter of Telangana rape accused said that whatever happened is not good for the nation....
Supreme Court to hear petition against Telangana encounter tomorrow
The police claimed that the quartet had been taken for the crime reconstruction when they tried to snatch their weapons and flee, forcing them to open fire in which they were killed.
India now known as 'rape capital', says Rahul Gandhi
"The girls, sisters and mothers must be shocked when they read newspapers that every day a girl is raped or killed... The international community today ridicules India. India is known as the rape capital of the world," Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said. Directly attacking the Prime Minister, Gandhi said Modi represents the worst aspects of the country.
NHRC takes cognisance of Hyderabad encounter, orders probe
"The commission is of the opinion that this matter is required to be probed very carefully. Accordingly, it has asked its Director General (Investigation) to immediately send a team for a fact-finding, on-the-spot investigation into the matter," the NHRC said.
Justice can never be instant, loses its character when it becomes revenge: CJI
In the backdrop of gunning down of the four accused by Telangana police in an encounter, Chief Justice of India S A Bobde said that the recent events in the country have shaken the firm position of justice system as justice must never ever take the form of revenge and justice loses its character if it becomes revenge.
UP, Delhi police must learn from Telangana police: Mayawati on Hyderabad encounter
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati on Friday commended Telangana Police for its encounter kill...
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