September 10, 2020 7:50 am
Kavitha Reddy was released on bail on the same day. According to the police, Samyuktha Hegde hasn’t formally withdrawn her complaint against Reddy yet.
October 06, 2019 2:04 pm
The incident took place on Thursday night around 9 pm and the video was uploaded on Friday, following which it went viral on Facebook and Twitter.
June 25, 2018 3:48 pm
The villagers alleged that both were married persons and they were cheating on their spouses, the police officer said. "The woman's head was shaved by other women of the village. Their clothes were torn and they were tortured through the night," he added.
April 12, 2018 9:20 am
The incident follows another such incident that came to light on April 9, when a woman was assaulted by a group of men when she was accompanying a male friend to a medical centre in Goalpara district of Assam.
January 31, 2018 11:16 pm
It was a protest against moral policing - allegedly involving the Jaitu SHO Gurmeet Singh - that forced the deceased to Patiala University's regional center.
January 03, 2018 5:15 pm
Article 19 (freedom of expression), Article 20 (protection in respect of conviction of offences) and Article 21 (right to life and personal liberty) are the three provisions of the Constitution which come to rescue in case of an illegal arrest.
February 24, 2017 5:44 pm
Vishnu Vichu's facebook live video of two cops morally policing him and his girlfriend, marks a new chapter in journalism in India. Not only does facebook live function as a distress signal for the citizens, but through it Vichu also assumed the role of a citizen journalist
March 09, 2016 3:05 am
The mother noted the registration number of one of the bikes and complained to the police leading to the arrest of five persons. The arrested were identified as S Aneez, P Suneesh, Muhammed Siraj, Jaffer Hassan and P Assim.
August 26, 2015 2:19 am
Police said one reason why those in the age group of 18 to 28 years continue to indulge in acts of moral policing is the support they receive from the groups they are affiliated to.
August 25, 2015 5:14 pm
The brutal assault of a youth in Mangalore by suspected right-wing activists has brought the subject of moral policing to the fore