December 21, 2019 4:16 pm
On November 29, the four accused were arrested for allegedly committing rape and killing the woman and later burning her body. A week later, on December 6, the four accused were killed in a police 'encounter' at Chattanpali.
December 14, 2019 3:00 am
On September 23, 2014, the Supreme Court had issued a set of 16 guidelines to be followed in case of police encounters.
December 13, 2019 1:35 pm
This joyous reception of an “encounter” and the police officers involved only proves that people have lost faith in India’s criminal justice system. It also shows that the malady runs deep and recovery is so distant that shortcuts have become the preferred mode of execution.
December 12, 2019 2:30 pm
The three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of India S A Bobde, said, "We are of the considered view that there should be an inquiry. Let there be an impartial inquiry. There are aspects of your version that needs probing."
December 08, 2019 2:56 pm
Hyderabad 'encounter': Saying that there was “pressure for immediate action” and it’s doubtful if justice would have been served through courts since “Indian judicial process will go on forever”, he said the “credit goes to the Chief Minister”.
December 07, 2019 1:07 pm
“Both Unnao rape case and the Hyderabad police encounter are representative of the abject failure of the overall justice delivery system...,” said Kiran Moghe, secretary, All India Democratic Women’s Association.
December 07, 2019 1:21 pm
Before being posted as Cyberabad police commissioner, Sajjanar was IG, Special Intelligence Branch. During his stint there, he was credited with the arrest and surrender of several top Naxalites and encounters with them.
December 07, 2019 7:09 am
Hyderabad rape-murder case: From Parliament to social media, from chief ministers to actors and sports stars, several invoked the “delay” in the judicial system to justify the killings.
December 07, 2019 7:13 am
The family members of the four accused in the gangrape-murder of a veterinary doctor in Hyderabad were shocked by the news of the encounter.
December 06, 2019 2:24 pm
"Instead of being accountable to his job and answering our questions about his government's failures to safeguard women's rights, the Telangana CM and his police have acted as leaders of a lynch mob," she said.