April 28, 2021 1:26 am
The court also held that the minor stating that a "bad act" was committed by the accused was not sufficient to construe that he had sexually assaulted her.
March 14, 2021 5:29 pm
The accused elderly was produced before a court, which was yet to pronounce its verdict till the filing of this report.
February 01, 2021 1:50 am
In the complaint, the girl's maternal grandfather alleged that the boy, who lives in the neighbourhood, allegedly raped the girl when she was alone in the house, but they did not register the FIR earlier fearing social stigma, said police.
December 23, 2020 4:29 am
The order was passed Monday in a leave petition filed by Delhi Police in February against the trial court’s December 2019 judgment in a case pertaining to the rape of a minor.
July 22, 2017 8:39 am
Criminal justice process would benefit from more elements of inquisitorial system.
June 11, 2017 5:30 am
In 2016, 40 per cent of the accused, booked for sexually abusing a child, were acquitted. There was a sudden rise in the number of such cases from 62 in 2014 to 81 in 2015. Police had registered 80 cases of sexual abuse last year as well.
June 03, 2017 4:50 pm
The girl had bleeding head injuries and was immediately rushed to the state-run Bowring hospital.
April 09, 2016 1:40 am
Posco told a NGT bench headed by Justice Swatantra Kumar that they are not in a position to carry on any work due to issues of the environmental clearance.
August 24, 2015 3:10 pm
The proposed Posco project has been stalled for about a decade due to various regulatory hurdles, including delays in land acquisition and mining leases.
August 24, 2015 12:58 am
The project has been hanging fire ever since the firm signed a MoU with the Naveen Patnaik government in June 2005. It has been dogged by land acquisition and other problems.