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  • 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 […]

    Tejpal remanded in 6-day police custody, grilling begins

    Tarun Tejpal, accused of sexually assaulting a woman colleague, was on Sunday sent to police remand for six days following which Crime Branch officials began grilling him. Judicial Magistrate (First Class) Shama Joshi ordered six days’ police custody of Tejpal after the prosecution sought his remand for 14 days. Public prosecutor Frances Tavera sought police […]

    Cobrapost sting: FIR lodged against IT firms

    Police have lodged an FIR against some IT firms on a complaint based on the sting operation by news portal ‘Cobrapost’, which claimed misuse of social media platforms in online campaigning for elections. The FIR was lodged by IPS officer Amitabh Thakur, who alleged that many IT companies were making “criminal” and “improper” use of […]

    Delhi Gangrape: Victim’s parents in SC for juvenile’s trial in court

    Parents of the December 16 gangrape victim have moved the Supreme Court seeking directions to put one of the accused who was then a minor on trial by a criminal court by quashing a law which bans such prosecution of juveniles. The juvenile, who was six months short of 18 years at the time of […]

    Maid murder case: BSP MP Dhananjay Singh denied bail

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, arrested along with his wife Jagriti Singh in connection with murder of their maid, was denied by a Delhi court on Friday which observed that he had “actively participated” in atrocities which aggravated the miseries of his domestic helps. Additional Sessions Judge Dharmesh Sharma dismissed his plea saying that if released […]

    Shocked, shattered by allegations: Former SC judge Ganguly

    Denying any sexual harassment of a young woman law intern, former Supreme Court judge Justice A K Ganguly on Friday said he was “shocked and shattered” by the charges against him. “I am denying everything. I have told the committee that all the allegations levelled by the intern are wrong. I don’t know how such […]

    Goa police raids Tejpal’s home, finds him missing

    A Goa police team on Friday raided Tehelka Editor Tarun Tejpal’s house in New Delhi in a bid to arrest him but returned empty handed after finding that he was not there. Armed with a non-bailable warrant, the team reached the residence of Tejpal, who has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman colleague, in […]

    Noose tightens: Tejpal to appear before Goa police tomorrow

    Facing imminent arrest, Tehelka editor Tarun Tejpal on Thursday wrote to the Goa police stating that he will appear before it on Friday and extend “complete and full cooperation” in its probe into the case in which he has been accused of sexually assaulting his woman colleague. Advocate Sandeep Kapur said that a letter written […]

    Abu Salem gets 7-year RI in fake passport case

    A special CBI court in Hyderabad on Thursday awarded seven-year rigorous imprisonment to extradited gangster Abu Salem in a fake passport case. The 3rd special court Judge for CBI cases, M V Ramana Naidu had on 18th November held the underworld don guilty under different sections of Indian Penal Code (IPC) for obtaining a passport […]

    Tehelka editor Tarun Tejpal withdraws anticipatory bail plea from Delhi HC

    Tehelka editor Tarun Tejpal withdraws his anticipatory bail plea in sexual assault case from Delhi High Court from Thursday saying he will approach appropriate court for remedy. Tejpal wrote a letter to the Goa police saying he would appear before it on Saturday afternoon, his counsel Sandeep Kapur said. In the letter, the Tehelka Editor […]