UNNAO RAPE CASE
Unnao rape case: CJI Ranjan Gogoi says hasn’t seen letter from victim
The CJI said on Wednesday: “It seems as if I sat on it. For that the letter has to be placed before me. It did not reach me till yesterday evening.”
CBI books BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar, 9 others on murder charges in Unnao rape case
One of the accused named in the FIR by CBI is Arun Singh, son...
Nirbhaya case: SC to hear review plea of a convict on December 17
A 23-year-old paramedic student, who came to be known as Nirbhaya, was gang...
Nirbhaya case: God must have held his head in shame for creating "monsters", SG says in SC
"There are some crimes for which the humanity cries. On that fateful day, God also must have held his head in shame for two reasons. First for not being able to save the innocent girl and second for having created these five monsters," Solicitor General Tushar Mehta told the bench, also comprising Justices Ashok Bhushan and A S Bopanna.
SC to consider appointing its ex-judge to inquire into encounter of rape-murder accused in Hyderabad
"We are conscious of the fact that the Telangana High Court had taken note of it," a bench headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) S A Bobde said, adding that the top court only wants that a Delhi-based former apex court judge should hold inquiry into the case. "We propose to appoint a former Supreme Court judge to inquire into it," said the bench.
Nirbhaya case: Court to hear on Dec 18 plea seeking issuance of death warrants against convicts
Additional Sessions Judge Satish Kumar Arora Friday deferred the matter till December 18, noting that the review petition of one of the convicts was pending before the Supreme Court for Tuesday.
Are we heading towards society of lawlessness? Ex-CJI over rape-murder incidents, Hyderabad encounter
Citing the rape and murder of a 27-year-old veterinarian in Hyderabad and the killing of the accused in police encounter, former Chief Justice of India R M Lodha on Tuesday said the country is struggling to protect human rights of citizens and such crimes reflect the "deep malice" that has crept in the society.
Hyderabad rape case: Akshay Kumar says 'we are losing it as a society'; VVS Laxman, Yogeshwar Dutt urge for stringent action
The Telangana incident sparked a national outrage.
Chinmayanand case: Priyanka slams BJP govt, police for 'repeating' Unnao 'negligence'
The police had earlier registered a case of criminal intimidation and abduction on a complaint lodged by the student's father.
Dirt in their mind: Shiv Sena on Congress booklet targeting Savarkar
Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut targeted Congress over a Seva Dal booklet's titled "Veer Savarkar, Kitne 'Veer'?" that questions and dishonours freedom fighter VD Savarkar's patriotism and valour. The booklet also claims that Savarkar and Mahatma Gandhi's killer Nathuram Godse were in a physical relationship.
Uttar Pradesh: Landmark Ayodhya verdict, violent protests cap eventful year
Rape accusations against saffron-robed former Union minister Swami Chinmayanand and a life sentence for expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar for the 2017 rape of a minor in Unnao brought the law and order situation in the state into sharp focus. The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party swept Uttar Pradesh again in the Lok Sabha elections.
Rape case filed against Arunachal BJP MLA
The woman alleged that Pordung raped her and threatened her of dire consequences if she divulged details of the incident to any person.
Telangana govt to set up fast track court to try woman vet case
The government designated the court of First Additional District and Sessions Judge in Mahabubnagar district as special court for speedy trial of the case.
Want to see accused shot dead or hanged: Unnao victim's father
The family members expressed deep sorrow that they could not save their daughter's life even though she wanted to live and see to it that the offenders get justice. The family is also not aware about when and where the cremation has to take place.
Govt ready to amend law to ensure swift justice in cases of crime against women: Reddy
Reddy's statement in the House came as one member after another mentioned the ghastly crime, in which a veterinary doctor was raped, killed and then set on fire, while raising various issues during the Zero Hour. Nama Nageswar Rao of the TRS, which is in power in Telangana, said the state government had given highest priority to cases of crime against women.
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