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Muzaffarnagar riots: Court quashes warrants against Sangit Som, 3 others
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Muzaffarnagar riots: Court quashes warrants against Sangit Som...

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 Standard, 1 month ago

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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 News1 month ago SC to start hearing petitions challenging Aadhaar  DNA1 month ago Section 377 will soon be dead: Harish Salve  Sify1 month ago Supreme Court to review Section 377  catchnews.com1 month ago

Kailash Bar fire: Case registered, 2 held

[India], Jan 8 (ANI): A case has been registered against four people under section 304 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) after a fire accident at Bengaluru's Kailash Bar Restaurant claimed five lives last night. Two out of the four accused have been arrested.
 Sify1 month ago FRI registered in MRI machine death case  Sify3 weeks ago Man duping people online, nabbed  DNA2 months ago Max Hospital row: Case registered against the hospital over negligence issue  catchnews.com2 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 Standard3 weeks 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 Standard1 month ago Crimes committed by juveniles on the decline  The Assam Tribune2 months ago State records 3.4 pc of India's cognizable crimes  The Assam Tribune2 months ago Crimes in India in 2016 increased 2.6 per cent: NCRB  Zee News2 months 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.com1 month ago

Why punish only men for adultery, asks SC

In the hearing of a petition challenging Section 497 (Adultery) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), the Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Centre asking why a married woman, who is equally liable for the offence of adultery with a married man who is not her husband, be not punished along with the man.  Under the law, the offence of adultery is criminalised, but only the man is liable for punishment. Further, if the husband of the woman gives his consent for sexual intercourse with ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago SC asks why only men are punished under adultery law, says it's not gender neutral  India Today2 months ago SC to examine 157-yr-old law on adultery punishing only men  Deccan Herald2 months ago

With 40 per cent of rape cases, Delhi is the most unsafe city for women

The national capital also reported 38.8 per cent of the total number of crimes under the Indian Penal Code. Delhi, the national capital, is also the crime capital of India. According to the National Crime Records Bureau, Delhi accounts for nearly 40 per cent of rapes reported, 33 per cent of crimes against women and the highest crime rate in 2016.   It also has the dubious distinction of topping the NCRB list in cases of murder, kidnapping and abduction, juveniles in conflict and economic ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Delhi country's crime capital too, reveals NCRB data  Rediff.com2 months ago Uttar Pradesh, Delhi top crime list in 2016: NCRB  Prokerala2 months ago Delhi tops cities' crime chart: NCRB report  Prokerala2 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 ...
 Prokerala1 month ago SC to reconsider its verdict criminalising gay sex  Rediff.com1 month ago Cong welcomes SC decision to revisit gay sex law  Deccan Herald1 month ago SC's decision to revisit 2013 judgement to reignite debate on homosexuality  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Hyderabad advocate held for harassing woman

[India] February 21 (ANI): An advocate was arrested in Hyderabad for allegedly stalking and harassing a woman he befriended on Facebook after she refused sexual advances made by him. According to the Inspector at Langar Houz Police Station, on February 18 ...
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