November 16, 2020 8:31 pm
Journalist Siddique Kappan was arrested on October 5 while he was on his way to Hathras, home to the young Dalit woman who died after being gang-raped, allegedly by four upper-caste men.
November 06, 2020 9:09 am
The court also directed the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), which has been assigned the task of providing security to the victim’s family, to file an affidavit.
October 26, 2020 10:20 pm
The lawyer, appearing for the victim's family, had told the apex court that trial in the case be shifted out of Uttar Pradesh to a court in the national capital after completion of investigation.
October 21, 2020 3:27 pm
The AMU authorities have denied the allegations as "highly speculative" and said the two doctors were engaged "on a temporary one-month vacancy from September 9".
October 21, 2020 12:04 pm
Citing the FSL report, Uttar Pradesh ADG (Law and Order) Prashant Kumar had earlier told a press conference that the 19-year-old Dalit woman was not raped.
October 13, 2020 10:09 pm
Sources said the 15-member team, including forensic experts, arrived at Hathras around 11.30 am and first went to the crime scene, where they recreated the incident and video-recorded the proceedings.
October 13, 2020 12:27 pm
“Her family told the court that the cremation was done by the Hathras district administration against their wishes,” said senior advocate Jaideep Narain Mathur, who was appointed amicus curiae in the case.
October 13, 2020 8:43 am
“Conspiracy” is the oxygen that keeps bankrupt regimes alive. Minus that, what one confronts is a miscellany of horrors, lies and incompetence.
October 13, 2020 9:53 am
Leading the protest, state BJP chief Chandrakant Patil alleged that crime against women had increased since the MVA, an alliance of Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress, had come to power in the state.
October 12, 2020 7:37 pm
The former Congress president said a few days ago, before he could reach Hathras, he was stopped by authorities. "I fail to understand, why was I stopped and not allowed to meet with the Hathras victim's family," he said.