Tag Archives: sc/st

Vakapalli case adjounred

Summary: After 10 years of fight, the Supreme Court, on September 1 ordered the fast-tracking of the case by a special court. This is our right, as the SC, ST (POA) Act empowers the government to appoint an Exclusive Special Public ...

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Rape survivor was not a minor: Asaram’s counsel

JODHPUR: Arguing Asaram’s rape case in a Jodhpur court on Tuesday, the godman’s counsel contended that the said victim was not a minor girl at time of her alleged sexual exploitation by Asaram in his ashram at Manai in Jodhpur. ...

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Students seek CBI probe into Aage’s death

Summary: We trust Mr. Thul, and if the promises are not kept, we shall strike again,” said Smita Salunkhe, managing director, Vidhyarthi Bharthi. On November 23, the trial court acquitted the girl’s brother and the eighth co-accused. Aage was allegedly taken ...

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Suicide attempt: IPMS College of Aviation principal held

Arraigned as sixth accused in the case. THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The principal of IPMS College of Aviation near Thampanoor here, identified as Deepa Manikantan, was arrested by the Kondotty police in connection with the mishap suffered by a student.  Five girl students were ...

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Court orders re-postmortem

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court on Friday ordered re-postmortem of the body of a daily wage worker who allegedly died after sustaining injuries in a scuffle with a panchayat assistant. Justice S. S. Sundar directed the Dean, ...

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