Indian Penal Code

Salman Khan reaches Jodhpur, verdict in blackbuck-poaching case tomorrow

Salman Khan has reached Jodhpur today a day ahead of court verdict in the two-decade old blackbuck-poaching case, reports news agency ANI. Actors …

India

Pay bribe and get allotment of DDA flats, CBI books DDA's Principal Commissioner

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), on Wednesday, booked a Principal Commissioner of DDA (Delhi Development Authority) and three others for …

India

'Women Who Wear Jeans Give Birth to Transgenders', Says Kerala Professor

<b>New Delhi:</b> The bizarre so-called ‘scientific’ statements made by our ministers number in the hundreds, but a Kerala professor decided to join their …

India

Black Buck poaching case verdict to be out shortly; Salman Khan, others arrive at Jodhpur court

JODHPUR: A Jodhpur court will today pronounce its verdict in the 1998 black buck poaching case against actor Salman Khan and others.<p>Final arguments …

Bollywood

Top court refuses to stay its ruling on SC/ST Act despite widespread protests

<b>Govt sought a review of the ruling that issued ‘guidelines’ to prevent misuse of the law; apex court says protesters are being misled by some vested</b> …

India

Dalit protests: Body of man found in Bhind, death toll rises to 8 in MP

The death toll in the violence that broke out during Dalit protests in Madhya Pradesh on Monday rose to eight after the body of a man was found in …

India

Man stabbed to death after guests denied chicken curry in Hyderabad

A person was allegedly stabbed to death on Monday after the guests were not served chicken curry at an engagement function in</i> …

Crime

India's High Court Could Not Find Man Guilty of Raping His Wife – Because It Is Not a Crime

A man accused of raping his wife in the state of Gujarat, India was found not guilty on Monday. According to the Indian Penal Code, sexual …

Judiciary

Hyderabad Police ban drones for a month

Hack:<p>Hyderabad Police have banned the flying of drones and other remote-controlled flying devices in the city<br>• Government agencies and organizations …

India

Marital rape is not a criminal offence yet, but it should be: Gujarat HC

The Gujarat High Court on Monday ruled that marital rape is not a criminal offence under Section 375 of the Indian Penal Code. As such, a man can't …

Judiciary

Marital rape an injustice, must be criminalised: Gujarat High Court

Gujarat High Court advocated that marital rape should be made an offence punishable under law.<p>The Gujarat High Court on Monday gave relief to a man …

Indian Penal Code

The Law isn't Straight: This manual for LGBTQI individuals helps them navigate Indian legal system - Firstpost

Life is not easy for individuals who identify as queer in India. Not only does the LGBTQI community face social discrimination and exclusion, but …

LGBTQI

It’s not all fun and games online

Online games have become the go-to resort for an increasing number of people. But it’s not all fun and games online, as many of those who are …

Indian Penal Code

Women Patrolling Squad in Kota Thrashes Assam Girl, Two Men Jailed for Intervening

Deviating from its objective to ‘ensure women’s safety’, the all-women patrolling squads set up by the local police around coaching institutes in …

India

Policeman knocked down by TDP leader’s son while trying to stop his car

KAKINADA: A TDP leader’s son rammed his car into a head constable for trying to stop his vehicle with barricades near the district police …

Indian Penal Code

Battle of lost memories: man freed after 31 years

Mumbai: The evening of his life spent behind bars, Abdul Gani Abdul Quddus Shaikh walked free at the ripe old age of 93 after the City Civil and …

India

Two Bengaluru policemen held for assaulting, extorting spa owner

Two police constables attached to the Hennur Police Station in Bengaluru were arrested on Wednesday on charges of attacking and robbing the owner of …

Crime

Kerala man held for assaulting KSRTC driver

A Kerala youth was arrested on Thursday for assaulting a Kerala State Road Transport Corporation bus driver.<p>The perpetrator, identified as Dileep, …

Crime

Pune surgeon accuses six top doctors of harassment, extortion

The laparoscopic and bariatric surgeon has alleged that the harassment and rumour-mongering started after she decided to nominate herself for the …

India

Fake Aadhaar card in name of Bollywood actor used to book hotel room

The city police has registered an offence against an unidentified person for allegedly using a fake Aadhaar card in the name of a Bollywood actor to …

Identity Theft

Mumbai Crime: Jilted lover slashes ex-girlfriend in broad daylight for ignoring him

According to the RAK Marg police, Bina Sahu and Pukar Nate, a resident of Dombivli, were in a relationship. Around 11 am yesterday, when Bina was on …

Crime

Boyfriend allegedly sets 17-year-old girl on fire in Hyderabad

A 17-year-old girl in Hyderabad was allegedly burnt alive by her boyfriend on Tuesday.<p>According to the police, the accused, identified as Sohail …

India

Sting shows some media houses ready to polarise voters on Hindutva for cash

A news website on Monday alleged that a sting operation on some media houses has revealed that they were ready to peddle Hindutva agenda to polarize …

India

Large Media Houses Accused of Striking Deals for Paid News to Promote Hindutva Agenda

<b>New Delhi:</b> Several media houses were prepared to enter into a ‘cash for coverage’ deal with an undercover reporter posing as a representative of an …

India

Auto driver rapes teen in Navi Mumbai; she jumps out of auto to save herself

A 16-year-old girl from Digha was allegedly abducted and raped by an autorickshaw driver in the MIDC area of Mahape on Friday evening.<p>After raping …

Crime

Telangana: Not reporting TB cases can land doctors, druggists into jail

HYDERABAD: Officials from State TB Cell hoped that the long standing issue of private clinical establishments not reporting TB cases will get …

Indian Penal Code

Akshay becomes an autorickshaw driver for wifey Twinkle on a Sunday. Know why

A post shared by DalerMehndi (@dalersmehndi) on Mar 30, 2018 at 12:59am PDT<p>The Additional District and Sessions Judge Rajeev Kalra suspended the …

Indian Pop

Fodder scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav to serve 7-Year jail term consecutively, says CBI court

Hack:<p>CBI on Saturday informed that former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad, will serve the seven year jail term consecutively<br>• The lawyer of former …

India

Lalu's life in danger? Sushil Modi hits out at Tejashwi over threat claims

Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi on Saturday hit out at Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav after he alleged 'threat' to his …

India

Teacher held for asking a kiss for extra marks

Pant Nagar police on Saturday arrested a junior college professor in Ghatkopar for allegedly seeking sexual favours from a 16-year-old student in his …

Indian Penal Code