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Hyderabad rape-murder case


Why it's important to know background of those killed in 2019 Hyderabad police encounter

May 25, 2022 8:47 pm

The widespread public sanction for retributive police violence can increase the impunity of the errant law-keepers, often at the expense of the most vulnerable.

Hyderabad encounter: SC extends time by 6 months for inquiry panel to conclude probe

July 24, 2020 3:47 pm

The four accused -- Mohammed Arif, Chintakunta Chennakeshavulu, Jolu Shiva, and Jollu Naveen were arrested in connection with the gang-rape and murder of a young veterinary lady doctor in November last year.

Encounter killing of Hyderabad rape-murder accused: Panel probing incident to submit report by month-end

July 11, 2020 5:32 am

The committee, appointed in February, comprises retired Supreme Court judge Justice V S Sirpurkar, Mumbai High Court Justice R P Sondurbaldota and former CBI chief B Kartikeyan.

Hyderabad: SC-constituted commission begins probe into police 'encounter' case

February 04, 2020 11:45 am

The commission will inquire into the circumstances that led to their death and ascertain as to whether any offence appears to have been committed during the course. If yes, it will fix the responsibility on the erring officials.

We The People: ‘When police shot the rape accused in Hyderabad, I felt proud to be an Indian’

December 28, 2019 11:07 pm

What does the Constitution mean in their lives, in letter and spirit? Which rights matter to them the most, at home and beyond, as they enter 2020, the 70th year of the Republic.

Hyderabad vet rape case: AIIMS forms team for second autopsy of 4 accused killed in encounter

December 22, 2019 12:16 pm

The Telangana High Court had directed authorities to conduct a second postmortem on the bodies of the four accused.

Vigilantism, encounter killings draw attention to justice delayed

December 21, 2019 12:18 pm

It is time the government devoted greater attention to reforming the criminal justice system. The capability of the system to control crime and deliver justice in time must be enhanced. Till this happens, the incidents of instant “lynch justice” done in anger or for “revenge” — either by the public or by the police — will continue to occur.

December 16: For rape survivors, the nightmare rarely ends

December 16, 2019 4:46 pm

Rarely understood is the story of what happens after the rape. To investigate that, The Indian Express travels to a counselling centre in Dewas, speaks to rape victims, doctors and police to find that for the survivors of rape, the nightmare rarely ends

Disha Bill: What are the highlights of Andhra Pradesh's new law?

December 14, 2019 2:19 pm

The Andhra Pradesh Disha Bill, 2019 provides for awarding death sentence for offences of rape and gang rape and expediting verdict in trials of such cases within 21 days.

Hyderabad rape-murder: SC orders inquiry by 3-member panel into encounter

December 13, 2019 3:20 am

The bench headed by Chief Justice of India S A Bobde appointed former Bombay High Court judge Justice Rekha S Baldota and former CBI Director D R Karthikeyan as other members.


All four accused in Hyderabad rape-murder case killed in early morning police 'encounter'

December 06, 2019 1:03 pm

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Four accused in the case were shot dead in an early morning encounter on Friday. The police said the accused, who had been taken on a recce to the scene of the crime, had tried to attack officials and escape. They were shot in "self-defence", the police said.