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19 January, 2018 7:06 AM "Peepli Live" Maker Mahmood Farooqui Will Not Be Tried For Sex Assault, Says Supreme Court

New Delhi: Rejecting a petition challenging the acquittal of 'Peepli Live' director Mahmood Farooqui, the Supreme Court today upheld the verdict of the Delhi High Court. "It is not a case where strangers met. It is a relationship and they were known to each other," the top court said. Mr Farooqui was booked in 2015 on the complaint filed by a research 25

19 January, 2018 4:18 AM AAP Government Opposes Criminalisation Of Marital Rape Before Delhi High Court

New Delhi: The AAP government on Thursday opposed the criminalisation of marital rape before the Delhi High Court saying it was already an offence under the existing laws. A division bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar was told by the Delhi government that marital rape is an offence under section 498A of Indian Penal 29

17 January, 2018 6:46 PM At Government Schools In Delhi, Parents To Get Access To Live CCTV Feed

The Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said in a tweet that parents will be given access to see their children studying in class on a real time basis on their phone, through CCTV cameras that will be installed in all classrooms of government schools in the city. New Delhi: Parents of children going to government schools in Delhi will soon be able to monitor 46

16 January, 2018 6:26 PM Vakapalli case: police see bid to influence court

Association decries solidarity rally The Andhra Pradesh Police Officers’ Association has taken exception to the girijans taking out a solidarity rally on Sunday in support of the Vakapalli “gang-rape” victims. In a press release on Tuesday, the association alleged that the girijans were influenced by the Maoists and their frontal organisations to take out the rally 35

13 January, 2018 5:08 AM Former block head's daughter raped, poisoned in Kanpur

The body of the girl, whose uncle is a retired district judge of Barabanki, was found dumped in a cattle enclosure behind her house in Kanpur. Kanpur: A former block head's teenage daughter was allegedly raped and poisoned to death today in Makrandpur-Kotra village here, the police said. The body of the girl, whose uncle is a retired district judge of Barabanki 31

11 January, 2018 4:47 PM Ecuador gives Assange citizenship, seeks solution with Britain

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was “naturalised” as an Ecuadorean on December 12, at his request, Ecuador’s foreign minister said on Thursday, adding that she was seeking a “dignified” solution to his situation with Britain. Britain said earlier on Thursday it had refused a request by Ecuador for Mr. Assange to be given diplomatic status, a spokesman 13

10 January, 2018 1:36 PM Dalits hold protest rally in Belagavi

Seek Anantkumar Hegde’s resignation, highlight other grievances Dalit organisations held a massive protest rally in Belagavi on Wednesday, against a host of issues, including the alleged insult of the Constitution by Union Minister Anantkumar Hegde. Activists also sought action against the accused in the rape and murder of Danamma in Vijayapura and a high-level 35

9 January, 2018 2:08 PM Tarun Tejpal's trial in case of alleged rape to begin on Feb. 26

During the in camera hearings, the woman will depose and cross-examined. Former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal will face trial in the case of alleged rape of a former junior journalist colleague, in a court in Panaji in February. Additional District and Sessions judge Vijaya Pol on Tuesday ruled that the in camera trial will commence on February 27

7 January, 2018 7:36 PM BJP’s pitch for Bengaluru: ‘regaining its past glory’

Multiple BJP leaders accused the Congress government of ruining Bengaluru’s image and pitched BJP as its saviour who would return the city to its past glory. “The city once known as a garden city is now reduced to a garbage city. Today it is a pothole city. The lakes are on fire and even grants from the Union government were not used,” alleged Union 22

24 December, 2017 12:22 PM 20-year-old gang-raped in Uttar Pradesh

Shahjahanpur: A 20-year-old woman was allegedly abducted and sexually assaulted by four men here, police said on Sunday. The four took the woman to a sugarcane field and then raped her, according to Iftekar Ahmed, the in-charge of Roja Police Station. The girl subsequently lodged a complaint against Shahrukh, Naseemuddin, Arun and an unknown person 43