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Tarun Tejpal

Supreme Court Rejects Tarun Tejpal’s Petition, Says Trial Must Continue As “Charges Are Serious”

The Supreme Court on Monday rejected the petition by journalist Tarun Tejpal for quashing the charges of sexual assault levelled against him by a...
Tarun Tejpal (file picture)

SC Reserves Order On Tarun Tejpal’s Petition To Quash Sexual Assault Charges Against Him

The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its order on a petition by journalist Tarun Tejpal for quashing the charges of sexual assault levelled against...
Photo: UNI

Child Rapes: Save Our Children

With child rapes on the rise, the apex court has taken suo motu  cognisance and decided to frame guidelines to deal with it, while...
Binoy, the eldest son of CPI(M)’s Kerala state secretary and politburo member Kodiyeri Balakrishnan has frequently been in the news for the wrong reasons/Photo: UNI

Sex, Lies and Cheating

Above: Binoy, the eldest son of CPI(M)’s Kerala state secretary and politburo member Kodiyeri Balakrishnan has frequently been in the news for the wrong...
Tsewang Thinles (in black) at an event in Leh; two young girls have levelled sexual harassment allegations against him/Photo: facebook

Sexual Assault: Shangri-La in Turmoil

Above: Tsewang Thinles (in black) at an event in Leh; two young girls have levelled sexual harassment allegations against him/Photo: facebook An alleged assault on...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

Male Rape: Making the System Neutral

Above: Illustration by Anthony Lawrence While gender-specific laws against perpetrators of sexual assaults must continue, those in favour of victims should become gender-neutral By Venkatasubramanian...
Rajasthan High Court

Rajasthan HC issues notice to state government on recent incidents of rapes

The Jodhpur High Court on Friday issued notice to Rajasthan government seeking replies on the recent incidents of rapes in the state. The state recently...
Sexual harassment charges Delhi HC passes restricting orders on JNU professor, Atul Johri

Delhi HC issues notice to state police, asks why chargesheet has not been filed...

The Delhi High Court on Friday issued notice to Delhi Police on a plea filed by eight women research scholars of JNU for not...
Brajesh Thakur

Muzzaffarpur shelter home: CBI files affidavit in SC, says it is investigating alleged murder...

In a sensational revelation to the Muzzaffarpur shelter home case, the CBI in an affidavit said that it is investigating alleged murder of 11...

Gujarat “Rape” Case: Catching a Lie

Above: The Gujarat High Court had virtually conducted a mini-trial during a bail hearing in a POCSO matter The apex court pulled up the Gujarat...

Bihar Ex-Minister-On-The-Run Manju Verma Proclaimed “Absconder”

Former Bihar social welfare minister Manju Verma who has been on the run for the last few weeks was on late Friday proclaimed an...
Kerala HC rejects bail plea of rape accused Bishop

Kerala HC rejects bail plea of rape accused Bishop

Justice Raja Vijaya Raghavan dismissed the bail plea of bishop Franco Mulakkal holding that it was premature as the investigation was still progressing The Kerala...
SC nod for NALSA compensation scheme for sexual assault victims

SC nod for NALSA compensation scheme for sexual assault victims

The court order stipulating a minimum compensation of Rs four lakh for survivors of sexual assault will become operational from October 2 The Supreme Court,...
Sexual Assaults: A Question of Mindset

Sexual Assaults: A Question of Mindset

Above: A protest march against the gangrape and murder of a minor in Kathua in Srinagar/Photo: UNI While the Supreme Court has voiced concern over...
live streaming of proceedings: AG Venugopal suggests it should not be allowed in religious, personal matters

Live streaming of proceedings: AG Venugopal suggests it should not be allowed in matrimonial,...

The Attorney General (AG) KK Venugopal on Friday (August 24) advised the apex court not to allow live streaming of cases involving matrimonial, national...
Daati Maharaj (file pic)

Delhi HC slams Delhi Police for not arresting rape accused Daati Maharaj

Above: Daati Maharaj (file pic) ~By Kunal Rao The Delhi High Court on Friday (July 6) came down heavily on Delhi Police for not arresting self-styled...
Cultural constructs surrounding the behaviour of colleagues belonging to opposite sexes need to be reset and reimagined/Photo Courtesy: highereducationplus.com

Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace Act: POSH Retribution

Above: Cultural constructs surrounding the behaviour of colleagues belonging to opposite sexes need to be reset and reimagined/Photo Courtesy: highereducationplus.com In a world where men...
Kasauli shooting death: SC asks what actions have been taken

Nirbhaya fund utilisation: SC bench lambasts AOR who filed wrong affidavit for West Bengal

 “Are you a peon who just files the case and forgets about it?” Court tells AOR, threatens contempt The Supreme Court bench of Justices Madan...
Delhi High Court/Photo: Anil Shakya

Sexual assault of minor girls at Rohini ashram: Delhi HC expresses anguish at the...

Above: Delhi High Court/Photo: Anil Shakya The Delhi High Court on Thursday (February 8) dealing with the sexual assault of minor girls at Rohini-based...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

Four and-a-half year-old boy booked for alleged sexual assault

A startling case of alleged sexual assault came to light when an FIR was registered against four-and-a-half-year-old boy for sexually assaulting his classmate of...
Transgender

Sexual minorities: the long and lonely road

A report on human rights violations on the basis of sexuality and gender identity in South Asia has shown how deep-rooted attitudes continue to...

Too little, too late

Why are US colleges going slow in dealing with campus sexual assaults? By Abbie Nehring, ProPublica During their time at college, the Department of Justice estimates...

'sexual assault' - 22 News Results

Tarun Tejpal

Supreme Court Rejects Tarun Tejpal’s Petition, Says Trial Must Continue As “Charges Are Serious”

The Supreme Court on Monday rejected the petition by journalist Tarun Tejpal for quashing the charges of sexual assault levelled against him by a...
Tarun Tejpal (file picture)

SC Reserves Order On Tarun Tejpal’s Petition To Quash Sexual Assault Charges Against Him

The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its order on a petition by journalist Tarun Tejpal for quashing the charges of sexual assault levelled against...
Photo: UNI

Child Rapes: Save Our Children

With child rapes on the rise, the apex court has taken suo motu  cognisance and decided to frame guidelines to deal with it, while...
Binoy, the eldest son of CPI(M)’s Kerala state secretary and politburo member Kodiyeri Balakrishnan has frequently been in the news for the wrong reasons/Photo: UNI

Sex, Lies and Cheating

Above: Binoy, the eldest son of CPI(M)’s Kerala state secretary and politburo member Kodiyeri Balakrishnan has frequently been in the news for the wrong...
Tsewang Thinles (in black) at an event in Leh; two young girls have levelled sexual harassment allegations against him/Photo: facebook

Sexual Assault: Shangri-La in Turmoil

Above: Tsewang Thinles (in black) at an event in Leh; two young girls have levelled sexual harassment allegations against him/Photo: facebook An alleged assault on...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

Male Rape: Making the System Neutral

Above: Illustration by Anthony Lawrence While gender-specific laws against perpetrators of sexual assaults must continue, those in favour of victims should become gender-neutral By Venkatasubramanian...
Rajasthan High Court

Rajasthan HC issues notice to state government on recent incidents of rapes

The Jodhpur High Court on Friday issued notice to Rajasthan government seeking replies on the recent incidents of rapes in the state. The state recently...
Sexual harassment charges Delhi HC passes restricting orders on JNU professor, Atul Johri

Delhi HC issues notice to state police, asks why chargesheet has not been filed...

The Delhi High Court on Friday issued notice to Delhi Police on a plea filed by eight women research scholars of JNU for not...
Brajesh Thakur

Muzzaffarpur shelter home: CBI files affidavit in SC, says it is investigating alleged murder...

In a sensational revelation to the Muzzaffarpur shelter home case, the CBI in an affidavit said that it is investigating alleged murder of 11...

Gujarat “Rape” Case: Catching a Lie

Above: The Gujarat High Court had virtually conducted a mini-trial during a bail hearing in a POCSO matter The apex court pulled up the Gujarat...

Bihar Ex-Minister-On-The-Run Manju Verma Proclaimed “Absconder”

Former Bihar social welfare minister Manju Verma who has been on the run for the last few weeks was on late Friday proclaimed an...
Kerala HC rejects bail plea of rape accused Bishop

Kerala HC rejects bail plea of rape accused Bishop

Justice Raja Vijaya Raghavan dismissed the bail plea of bishop Franco Mulakkal holding that it was premature as the investigation was still progressing The Kerala...
SC nod for NALSA compensation scheme for sexual assault victims

SC nod for NALSA compensation scheme for sexual assault victims

The court order stipulating a minimum compensation of Rs four lakh for survivors of sexual assault will become operational from October 2 The Supreme Court,...
Sexual Assaults: A Question of Mindset

Sexual Assaults: A Question of Mindset

Above: A protest march against the gangrape and murder of a minor in Kathua in Srinagar/Photo: UNI While the Supreme Court has voiced concern over...
live streaming of proceedings: AG Venugopal suggests it should not be allowed in religious, personal matters

Live streaming of proceedings: AG Venugopal suggests it should not be allowed in matrimonial,...

The Attorney General (AG) KK Venugopal on Friday (August 24) advised the apex court not to allow live streaming of cases involving matrimonial, national...
Daati Maharaj (file pic)

Delhi HC slams Delhi Police for not arresting rape accused Daati Maharaj

Above: Daati Maharaj (file pic) ~By Kunal Rao The Delhi High Court on Friday (July 6) came down heavily on Delhi Police for not arresting self-styled...
Cultural constructs surrounding the behaviour of colleagues belonging to opposite sexes need to be reset and reimagined/Photo Courtesy: highereducationplus.com

Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace Act: POSH Retribution

Above: Cultural constructs surrounding the behaviour of colleagues belonging to opposite sexes need to be reset and reimagined/Photo Courtesy: highereducationplus.com In a world where men...
Kasauli shooting death: SC asks what actions have been taken

Nirbhaya fund utilisation: SC bench lambasts AOR who filed wrong affidavit for West Bengal

 “Are you a peon who just files the case and forgets about it?” Court tells AOR, threatens contempt The Supreme Court bench of Justices Madan...
Delhi High Court/Photo: Anil Shakya

Sexual assault of minor girls at Rohini ashram: Delhi HC expresses anguish at the...

Above: Delhi High Court/Photo: Anil Shakya The Delhi High Court on Thursday (February 8) dealing with the sexual assault of minor girls at Rohini-based...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

Four and-a-half year-old boy booked for alleged sexual assault

A startling case of alleged sexual assault came to light when an FIR was registered against four-and-a-half-year-old boy for sexually assaulting his classmate of...
Transgender

Sexual minorities: the long and lonely road

A report on human rights violations on the basis of sexuality and gender identity in South Asia has shown how deep-rooted attitudes continue to...

Too little, too late

Why are US colleges going slow in dealing with campus sexual assaults? By Abbie Nehring, ProPublica During their time at college, the Department of Justice estimates...

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