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Student suicide: Constable suspended over wrong FIR

A constable was suspended on Wednesday for registering a case under wrong sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) in a case pertaining to the suicide of a 15-year-old school student here, an official said.The girl committed suicide on Tuesday after alleged ... Prokerala, 19 hours ago

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Police approaches BCCI in Shami case

Kolkata Police, which is investigating Indian fast bowler Mohammed Shami under several sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), has written to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to seek information of the route of his last match in South ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Passengers strike, snatch away car and auto from drivers  DNA1 day ago Under-fire Shami ready to 'talk it out' with wife  Sify1 week ago Kolkata Police approach BCCI in Shami case  Rediff.com1 week ago

Section 377 will be dead soon: Harish Salve

Hours after the Supreme Court decided to reconsider the Constitutional validity of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) which criminalises homosexuality, top lawyer Harish Salve claimed the law will soon be dead. 
 Zee News2 months ago Can women be punished for adultery? Constitution bench to decide validity  Deccan Herald2 months ago Justice Khanwilkar recuses from hearing Bofors case in SC  Mathrubhumi1 month ago SC to start hearing petitions challenging Aadhaar  DNA2 months ago

T'gana govt makes important change to offences dealing with

The Telangana government today recognised offences mentioned under Sections 506 and 507 of Indian Penal Code as ones that can be taken up without the permission of a court.Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao signed on the concerned file today, a release from ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Quash section 377 of IPC, says former solicitor general

Former Solicitor General of India N Santosh Hegde has said section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, that criminalises homosexuality, should be quashed. "Section 377 should be quashed and two consenting adults having sex should have no obstruction at all," the retired Supreme Court judge told PTI. He was replying to a query for seeking his views on the colonial penal provision. "Under section 377, sex between the same group is not allowed. It is an offence. It, according to me, is not correct. The ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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Aadhaar data breach: Committed to freedom of press, says law minister

The FIR, lodged with the cyber cell of the Crime Branch, invokes serious charges under the Indian Penal Code, IT Act and Aadhaar Act IANS | New Delhi Last Updated at January 8, 2018 17:15 IST Ravi Shankar Prasad "The government is fully committed to freedom ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
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Muzaffarnagar riots: Court quashes warrants against Sangit Som, 3 others

The accused are facing charges under various sections of the Indian Penal Code for violating prohibitory orders deterring public servants from discharging their duties and wrongful restraint Last Updated at December 24, 2017 14:02 IST Sangeet Som. Photo: ANI ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Child labour:Court quashes order framing charges against woman  Business Standard1 month ago Delhi court to take cognizance of chargesheet against Hafiz Saeed  catchnews.com2 months ago Hyderabad: Charge sheet against 3 men who allegedly wanted to join ISIS  DNA2 months ago

SC to re-examine law criminalising gay sex

The Supreme Court on Monday said it will re-examine its 2013 verdict upholding the Indian Penal Code's Section 377 criminalising gay sex as it observed that "a section of people or individuals who exercise their choice should never remain in a state of ...
 Prokerala2 months ago SC to reconsider its verdict criminalising gay sex  Rediff.com2 months ago Cong welcomes SC decision to revisit gay sex law  Deccan Herald2 months ago SC's decision to revisit 2013 judgement to reignite debate on homosexuality  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Haryana passes bill allowing those guilty of raping children be hanged

The Haryana assembly on Thursday unanimously passed a bill which provides for death penalty to those found guilty of raping girls aged 12 years or less. After Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, Haryana has become the third state where the assembly has approved the provision of capital punishment for such sexual offenders, the House was informed. The Criminal Law (Haryana Amendment) Bill, 2018, moved by the state’s Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ram Bilas Sharma, was passed on the last day of ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago Haryana passes bill to hang child rapists  Sify6 days ago
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Rajasthan passes bill for death penalty for rape of girls aged 12 & below

The Rajasthan Legislative Assembly today passed a bill approving death penalty to those convicted of raping or gang-raping a girl upto 12 years of age.With this, Rajasthan has become the second state in the country after Madhya Pradesh approving death ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
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