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Charges are serious, says Supreme Court, asks Tarun Tejpal to face rape trial

Tejpal had initially moved the Bombay High Court which declined to interfere in the matter.

SC dismisses Tarun Tejpal's plea for quashing of sexual assault charges, says offence 'morally abhorrent'

Tejpal is facing charges of sexually assaulting a junior colleague inside a lift at a five-star hotel in Goa during an event in 2013. He was arrested on November 30, 2013 by the crime branch after his anticipatory bail plea was rejected by the court, and has been out on bail since May 2014.

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Supreme Court to Tarun Tejpal: If nothing had happened, why apology?

The woman had accused Tejpal of sexually assaulting her inside a lift at a five-star hotel in Goa during an event in 2013. Tejpal is currently on bail.

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.

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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.

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