Politician Rape

Woman demands narco test to nail Rohit Tilak in rape case

Claiming that she has a records of over 2,000 calls and Whatsapp messages that Rohit Tilak sent her, the complainant has demanded that he be subjected to a Narco Analysis Test in the rape case. Her lawyers also opposed anticipatory bail for Tilak on Monday. The 41-year-old woman, who is a lawyer by profession, has filed a case of rape ...

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Rape ‘sometimes right, sometimes wrong’

NEW DELHI: A lawmaker from Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling party has described rape as a social crime, saying “sometimes it’s right, sometimes it’s wrong,” in the latest controversial remarks by an Indian politician about rape. The political leaders of Uttar Pradesh, the state where two cousins aged 12 and 14 were raped and hanged last week, have faced ...

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Son of former BSP MP sent to judicial remand in rape case

A local court here has sent the son of a former BSP RPT BSP MP and three others to jail in connection with the gangrape case of a minor in 2014. A case was registered against Anand Pandey, son of former BSP MP Gorakhnath Pandey and three others in connection with the gangrape of a minor in a school in ...

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Kerala Congress MLA M Vincent arrested for rape

NEW DELHI: Congress MLA M Vincent has been arrested on the charge of rape based on a statement given by a 51-year-old woman, who attempted suicide in Thiruvananthapuram’s Balaramapuram are after she was allegedly harassed by him, the Kerala Police said on Saturday. Before being arrested, Vincent, a first-time legislator, was grilled for over two hours by a team of ...

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Actress rape case: Police question PT Thomas

KOCHI: The special investigation team probing the conspiracy behind the actress rape case recorded the statement of PT Thomas, MLA on Friday at the Ernakulam guest house. The MLA was one of the first to arrive at director Lal’s house where the survivor was dropped after the assault. The questioning continued for about three hours from about 12 in the ...

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Freedom fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s great-grandson booked for rape

Rohit is the great-grandson of freedom fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak and grandson of late Jayantrao Tilak, who was a senior Congress leader and member of Parliament. Congress leader Rohit Tilak, who is the great-grandson of Bal Gangadhar Tilak, has been booked for allegedly raping a woman and forcing her into “unnatural” sex, the police said. The case was registered against ...

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Shimla rape and murder: Enough is enough, CM tells protesters

With no end in sight to the protests over the alleged rape and murder of a Shimla schoolgirl, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Monday warned the protesters the he will deal with them sternly for creating law and order situation in the state. In a stern warning to protesters, the CM said: “I haven’t seen, in my long political career, ...

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FIR Against BJP MP Roopa Ganguly For Controversial Rape Remark

KOLKATA: A First Information Report or FIR has been filed against BJP lawmaker Roopa Ganguly for her controversial remarks about the safety of women in West Bengal that had sparked outrage and an equally contentious comeback from the state’s ruling party. Attacking the Mamata Banerjee government on the law and order situation in the state, Ms Ganguly on Friday said, ...

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Rape Accused MLA Removed From Both Committees Of Assembly

SHILLONG (India): Rape-accused Meghalaya MLA Julius K Dorphang who was earlier this month appointed member of two committees of the state Assembly have been removed from both, officials said today. Assembly Speaker Abu Taher Mondal said the Assembly has rectified the notification in which Dorphang was included in the two committees of the House. He said, “The Assembly office has ...

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BJP worker held after ‘rape’ footage goes viral

NAGPUR: The ruling party in the state was left red-faced after 48-year-old Ravindra Bawanthade, a BJP worker and supervisor at a school at Nagbhid in Chandrapur district, was arrested on Monday for allegedly raping his former 19-year-old student in a Gadchiroli-bound bus on June 27 last month. The instance was recorded in the CCTV camera fitted at the rear end ...

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