The court elaborated on the definition of rape, reasoning that whether the complainant was intoxicated at the time was a matter of “evidence” and “proof”.
The commission’s order came on an appeal filed by the general managers of the Northern and North-Central Railways, and the Railway Ministry.
JNU rape case: Despite repeated reminders, police paid no heed to speedy trial, then why should action not be taken, the court warned during proceedings in the case.
The court also observed that Saxena had moved his bail plea for the third time “without any new ground” or “change of circumstance”. “I am of the opinion that he is not entitled to the relief of bail,” observed the court.
According to the CBI, the agency laid a trap in which Mehan, was caught red-handed while demanding and accepting Rs 5 lakh as bribe on behalf of the judge.
Remanded in judicial custody; deal allegedly struck in case she was adjudicating; advocate-husband too held.
Sitting judge Rachna Tiwari Lakhanpal has been accused by the investigating agency of allegedly striking a deal in connection with a case she was adjudicating.
B K Bansal (60), a former director-general in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, and his 31-year-old son Yogesh were found hanging from ceiling fans inside their flat at Neelkanth Apartments in Madhu Vihar Tuesday morning.
After coming to power in February last year, more than a dozen MLAs of the ruling Aam Aadmi Party have faced allegations and police action.
For the Rohingya community, the exodus from Myanmar followed several complications, including prosecutions for crossing the border illegally.
The arrest came three days after the AAP leader was sacked following the release of the video, which allegedly showed him and the complainant in a “compromising position”.
Police said Sandeep Kumar disclosed it was his friend who blackmailed him and leaked the video.
While delivering the sentence against the convict, Additional Sessions Judge (ASJ) Devendra Kumar Sharma said the case was “completely different and peculiar.”
Less than a week ago, the same court had sentenced Kapoor and another accused to death for Jigisha’s murder.
The woman had approached police and filed a rape complaint Sunday, alleging that Ratan, also a PhD student, took her to his hostel room on the pretext of giving her a copy of the movie, Sairat.
Jigisha Ghosh was abducted and killed in 2009.
Jigisha, an operations manager at Hewitt Associates Pvt Ltd in Noida, was abducted and murdered in March 2009.
In an application filed in the CBI court Tuesday, former coal secretary H C Gupta had sought withdrawal of his bail bonds.
Ali was captured on July 25, 2016 in North Kashmir and the NIA claimed that he was regularly guided by the control room of terrorist groups in PoK with the help of Pakistani forces.
Delhi Police had booked four students in connection with the case — two of them did not turn up in court — under the provisions of the Delhi Prevention of Defacement of Property Act, 2007.
Pallavi Purkayastha’s father says he has appealed to CMs of Maharashtra, J&K to direct police to ensure arrest of convict Sajjad Mughal who jumped parole.
Senior criminal lawyer Harshad Ponda attacked the CBI for falsely implicating his clients. He argued that the CBI’s theory about the involvement of the 11 men was false and based on Bilkis’s “lies”.
In 1997, Nishan Singh was sentenced to life, commuted to 30 years in 2011.
The Varkaris’ journey is unique, with saffron-clad barefoot pilgrims marching along, carrying Palkhis or palanquins of saints from their places of Samadhi (enlightenment or “spiritual birth”).
Confirming that the call has been traced to Mumbai, Baramulla police said it is a crucial lead and can help track Sajjad.
The Indian Express had on June 23 reported that Mughal, a building watchman who was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment for killing Mumbai-based lawyer Pallavi Purkayastha, had jumped parole after being granted relief on the ground of his mother’s illness.
The home department had then ordered an inquiry against Naik, who is currently serving as the superintendent of Amravati jail.
In an interview to AAMIR KHAN, the activist discusses campaign against ban on women’s entry to Haji Ali
The move aims to avoid a repeat of the Mughal episode.
Punjab & Haryana HC dismisses plea seeking quashing of suspension order, transfer of case; Mumbai Police can now issue arrest warrants, says lawyer
Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan has filed a new plea saying it is not calling for a uniform civil code but wants triple talaq declared un-Islamic.
Policemen, jail authorities put blame on each other.
Mughal was lodged in Nashik Central Jail after his conviction and sentencing in July 2014.
Hearing today in Chandigarh, state claims court has no jurisdiction to pass order.
His counsel Amit Desai claimed the blood report showed his client’s date of birth as May 24, 1947 whereas it was October 15, 1947.
The CBI cites “conflict of interest” as one of the grounds for opposing the state government’s choice of prosecutor.