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Supreme Court defers hearing in sexual harassment case against Tarun Tejpal to October 30

Tarun Tejpal was accused of rape by one of his junior colleagues on November 7, 2013. She alleged that Tejpal assaulted her in the elevator of the Grand Hyatt in Panaji, where Tehelka held its annual Think Fest

Tarun Tejpal case: Court directs Goa Forensics to submit record of WhatsApp messages to defence

A series of messages sent and received, found from the victim's phone, detailing the crime were scanned and listed by the prosecution as evidence against the former Tehelka editor-in-chief.


Supreme Court asks Goa court to complete trial against Tarun Tejpal in one year

On December 6 2017, the apex court had asked the lower court to start examining witnesses in the 2013 case, saying there would be no stay of the trial.

Inconsistency in statements and video in rape case: Tarun Tejpal tells SC

The court asked Kapil Sibal whether his application for discharge has been rejected by the high court. Sibal replied in affirmative and urged the court to look into the case records.

Naresh Agarwal's 'Naachney Wali' jibe at Jaya Bachchan upsets BJP: But it's nothing new for him

From linking the names of Hindu gods with alcohol to suggesting that former Indian Naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav was a terrorist, he has always triggered row with his irresponsible statements.

SC judge recuses from hearing Tarun Tejpal's plea

The trial court in Mapusa town of Goa had earlier framed charges against Tejpal under various sections of the IPC, including that of alleged sexual harassment and provisions related to rape


Tarun Tejpal rape case trial to begin from Feb 26

Additional District and Sessions judge Vijaya Pol ruled that the in-camera trial will commence on February 26 and hearings will continue for four days on the trot during which the victim will depose and will be examined.

Bombay High Court dismisses Tarun Tejpal plea to quash rape charge, discard trial

Tarun Tejpal’s lawyer had also shown the footage to the judge for the first time, stating that the trial court had ignored to record this detail before and while framing charges against him.

Timeline of Tarun Tejpal rape case

Former Tehelka editor Tarun Tejpal is accused of sexually assaulting a female colleague inside an elevator at Hotel Grand Hyatt on the night of November 7, 2013. The High Court of Bombay at Goa has reserved its order on a petition by Tejpal, seeking quashing of rape and other charges against him. Justice Nutan Sardesai reserved the order without specifying the date.

Bombay HC reserves order on Tehelka chief Tarun Tejpal's plea seeking quashing of rape, other charges

Tejpal, who is accused of raping a former colleague during an event in Goa in 2013, today presented before the high court the CCTV footage outside the lift of a five-star hotel, where he is alleged to have sexually assaulted her