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Now chain snatchers will face five-year jail in Maharashtra

The Maharashtra Cabinet on Tuesday cleared additional provisions in the Indian Penal Code and the Criminal Procedure Code to make punishment for offences of chain-snatching stringent. As per the new provisions, offenders could be penalised with a ... The Hindu, 3 days ago
Chain snatching laws to get boost Asian Age, 3 days ago

Defining rape as gender neutral

Under section 375 of the Penal Code of Bangladesh, 1860; rape occurs when a man has sexual intercourse with a woman under one of the circumstances like, against her will, without her consent, when her consent has been obtained by putting her in fear ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star4 days ago Government mulling criminalising marital rape  DNA1 week ago 'Proving marital rape isn't easy; it will be a challenge for the woman'  Rediff.com4 days ago Underage Marriage Not An Excuse To Legalise Rape - DG  Malaysian Digest5 days ago
MSN India

Delhi: Man clicks objectionable photos of woman in flight, arrested

A case has been registered under Indian Penal Code Section 354C (Voyeurism) and investigation is underway, DCP (IGI) DK Gupta said. The woman is a resident of Ahmedabad and the accused is a native of Sambhal in western Uttar Pradesh. This is the second ...
 MSN India1 week ago Prosecute police personnel for Maoist killings: HRF  The Hindu1 month ago Man hit by tanker, dies  DNA1 month ago Odisha: ABVP leader booked for 'verbally abusing' mediapersons  DNA2 months ago
Free Malaysia Today

EAIC: Amend Penal Code and Evidence Act

Enforcement personnel should be liable for deaths of detainees in custody until proven otherwise, says EAIC. KUALA LUMPUR: The Enforcement Agency Integrity Commission (EAIC) has called for amendments to the Penal Code (Act 574) and Evidence ...
 Free Malaysia Today2 days ago Amended Penal Code to enforce rule of law  Jordan Times1 week ago Draft penal code stiffens penalties for assaults on employees, natural resources  Jordan Times1 week ago A ray of hope in the long battle ahead  The Hindu2 months ago

Domestic black money window will not give immunity from corruption, fraud

Despite disclosure under the one-time window, the Indian Penal Code (IPC) will be applied if the undeclared wealth was acquired through criminal means.
 DNA1 week ago No immunity for IPC offences under domestic black money window  Business Standard1 week ago Black money window not open for IPC offenders  The Financial Chronicle1 week ago

A technician charged under Section 302 of the Penal Code which carries the death sentence upon conviction.

A technician charged under Section 302 of the Penal Code which carries the death sentence upon conviction. Najib Razak today urged voters to be wary of political tactics of the opposition People-centered 15-point manifesto for the 11th state ...
 Malaysia Edition4 days ago 23-year-old immolates self, mother-in-law held  DNA1 week ago BSP MP daughter-in-law beaten up before suicide, MP, wife and son arrested  DNA3 weeks ago RS to witness contrasting views on death penalty  Deccan Herald1 month ago

#dnaEdit: Above the fray

President Pranab Mukherjee's demand for a thorough revision of the Indian Penal Code must be acted upon by the government
 DNA1 month ago IPC of 1860 needs thorough revision: Pranab  catchnews.com2 months ago President suggests thorough revision of penal code  Business Standard2 months ago IPC needs revision to meet needs of 21st century: President  Prokerala2 months ago
India Today

RSS does not believe homosexuality is a crime: Dattatreya Hosabale at India Today Conclave 2016

According to Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, homosexuality is unnatural and carries a maximum punishment of ten years in jail.
 India Today1 month ago Azaadi from a colonial rule book  The Hindu1 month ago Homosexuals are much more accepted today in India: Actor Manoj Bajpayee  Prokerala2 months ago

Maruti Suzuki workers' union president held for protest over Honda stir

The march was carried out in violation of Section 144 of Indian Penal Code that had been invoked in view of the Jat reservation stir in Gurgaon, police said.
 DNA1 month ago President calls for total revamp of Indian Penal Code  Asian Age2 months ago
The Telegraph

Order of nature

Now that the Supreme Court has referred the curative petitions aimed at amending Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code to a five-judge Constitution bench, the gloom brought on by its 2013 decision to uphold the law has lifted a little. This mid-19th-century ...
 The Telegraph2 months ago Chronology of legal battles on decriminalising homosexuality  MSN India2 months ago A step closer to equality: Supreme Court refers petition against Section 377 to five-judge bench  First Post.com2 months ago LGBTQI groups hope for favourable judgment  The Hindu2 months ago
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