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  • Radia tapes: CBI finds no criminality ‘so far’

    The CBI has informed Supreme Court that it has so far not found any criminality in the 14 preliminary enquiries registered on the basis of intercepted conversations of corporate lobbyist Niira Radia. In its status report submitted to the apex court recently, CBI has said most of the conversations were her bragging about connections but […]

    TMC mounts pressure on Justice AK Ganguly to step down

    Mounting pressure on Justice (Retd)A K Ganguly, indicted for sexually harassing a law intern, Trinamool Congress on Tuesday asked him to step down as West Bengal Human Rights Commission chairman on moral grounds. TMC leader and party MP Saugata Roy said that his party leader and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has written two letters […]

    Tejpal’s judicial custody extended by 12 days

    A local court on Monday extended the judicial custody of Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal for 12 days even as his lawyer moved a bail petition. Judicial Magistrate First Class Sarika Faldesai extended the judicial custody of Tejpal, after his initial 12-day custody expired on Monday. Tejpal, who is accused of sexually assaulting a woman […]

    Surat Police takes custody of Asaram’s son Narayan Sai in bribery case

    Surat Police on Sunday took the custody of self-styled godman Asaram’s son Narayan Sai in connection with a case in which he is accused of hatching a conspiracy to bribe police officials and others to weaken the rape case filed against him. Narayan, who is accused of sexually assaulting a girl at his ashram during […]

    5 cops held, sacked for allegedly raping minor

    Five Chandigarh police constables were arrested and sacked on Friday on the charge of raping a minor girl. The constables Jagtar, Akshay, Himmat, Sunil and Anil were produced before a district court here which sent them to 3-day police remand. The accused, all residents of Khuda Lahora village here, have been arrested and a case […]

    Sexual assault: Tejpal remanded to 12-day judicial custody

    A Goa court on Wednesday remanded Tehelka magazine founder editor Tarun Tejpal to 12-day judicial custody in the case of alleged sexual assault of a junior woman colleague. Judicial Magistrate (First Class) Kshama Joshi remanded Tejpal to judicial custody for twelve days, after his 10-day police custody expired on Wednesday. Tejpal, accused of sexually assaulting […]

    Sexual assault case: Goa police slaps additional charges on Tejpal

    In what can spell further trouble for Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, accused of sexually assaulting a woman colleague, the Goa Crime branch has pressed additional charges against him. A senior crime branch official said that the first information report filed against Tejpal now has additional two sections of Indian Penal Code – 341 (wrongful […]

    Tejpal undergoes fresh tests, Goa Police to summon Shoma

    Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal was on Wednesday subjected to a second round of medical tests even as Goa Police prepared to issue summons to the magazine’s former managing editor Shoma Chaudhury for recording her statement before a magistrate. Tejpal, arrested for alleged sexual assault and rape of a junior woman colleague, had undergone several […]

    Asaram’s son arrested in Surat sexual assault case

    Self-styled godman Asaram’s son Narayan Sai, who had been evading arrest in a sexual assault case in Surat, has been nabbed by Crime Branch of Delhi Police. “Narayan Sai has been arrested from Delhi-Haryana border. One of his aides Hanuman too has been arrested with him,” Additional Commissioner of Police (Crime) Ravindra Yadav told on […]

    Tarun Tejpal’s potency test ‘positive’

    Tehelka Editor Tarun Tejpal, arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman journalist, underwent a potency test on Monday and the result came out as ‘positive’. Officials at Goa Medical College, where he was brought for the potency test that is mandatory in sexual assault cases, said that the examination fetched positive result. 50-year Tejpal was […]