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Justice for Nirbhaya: 7 yrs of long battle 20.3.2020 Rediff: News
Following is the chronology of events in the sensational 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case in which four death row convicts were hanged Friday morning.
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‘Cow vigilantism has led to a major collapse in animal markets and hurt farm incomes’: Cattle expert 12.3.2020 Scroll.in
Veterinary scientist Sagari R Ramdas works with Dalit, Adivasi, landless and marginalised farmers.
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SC comes down on sexual harassment of women at workplace 11.3.2020 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
Court order comes on a complaint by a bank officer
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Sexual abuse case: SC negates plea challenging bail to Chinmayanand 8.3.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to cancel bail granted by Allahabad High Court to BJP leader Chinmayanand in a sexual abuse case. A bench, comprising Justices Ashok Bhushan and Ashok Bhushan , issued a notice to the Uttar Pradesh government, Chinmayanand and others seeking a response within four weeks on a petition. The plea was filed by senior advocate Colin Gonsalves on behalf of the victim's father Harish Chandra Sharma, seeking transfer of the trial to Delhi. The bench observed that the Allahabad High Court has already given reasons for granting bail to the leader. Yesterday, Justice R Banumathi recused herself from hearing two petitions, including one seeking transfer of the rape case filed against the former union minister Chinmayanand from Uttar Pradesh to a Delhi court. The High Court had granted a bail to him on February 3. He was arrested on September 20 last year for allegedly sexually abusing a 23-year-old woman law student at a college run by his trust at Shahjahanpur in ...
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50-year-old said to be ‘mastermind’ of East Godavari gangrape 7.3.2020 Hindu: Medicine & Research
A 50-year-old man is believed to be the mastermind behind the gangrape of a Dalit student in a paddy field on Tuesday under Ramachandrapuram divisiona
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The man, the legend, the tash: Review of S. Hareesh’s ‘Moustache’ 6.3.2020 Hindu: Medicine & Research
The novel is thought-provoking, if problematic. And it is slightly let down by an overly literal translation
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The big news: Yes Bank depositors won’t face any losses, says Centre, and nine other top stories 6.3.2020 Scroll.in
Other headlines: The number of coronavirus cases in India rose to 31, and the Supreme Court asked Harsh Mander to respond to allegations of making hate speech.
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Chinmayanand sexual harassment case: SC rejects plea against Allahabad HC order granting him bail 3.3.2020 Scroll.in
The top court also sought the response of the Uttar Pradesh government in a separate plea seeking the transfer of the case to a Delhi court.
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Delhi riots: Bhim Army chief seeks UN's intervention 2.3.2020 Rediff: News
Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad alleged that after the Citizenship (Amendment) Act was signed into a law in December, the socio-political situation in the country has been witnessing "new heights of state-sponsored atrocities".
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The big news: 2012 Delhi gangrape convicts won’t be hanged on Tuesday, and 9 other top stories 2.3.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Other headlines: Two cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Hyderabad and Delhi, and India’s unemployment rose to 4-month high of 7.78% in February.
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‘Is this happening because I’m Dalit?’ Congress MP alleges BJP leader assaulted her in Parliament 2.3.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Both Houses of the Parliament were adjourned many times as members clashed over last week’s communal violence in Delhi.
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Pope defrocks rape-convict Kerala vicar 2.3.2020 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
Pope Francis has dismissed Robin Vadakkumchery. Vadakkumchery was the vicar of St Sebastian Church at Neendunoki, in Kannur district. The dismissal of a priest of the Catholic Church from the clerical state is a permanent measure reserved for the most serious offences.
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SC to hear plea for shifting rape case against Chinmayanand 29.2.2020 Hindu: News
Victim fears for her life in U.P., says lawyer
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BJP Corporator Alleges Rape By Ex-Party MLA For Over 20 Years Near Mumbai 28.2.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Former BJP MLA Narendra Mehta was on Friday charged for allegedly raping and harassing a woman corporator in Bhayandar, which is in the Thane district near Mumbai, on Friday, police said.
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SC to hear plea for transferring rape case against Chinmayanand to Delhi court 28.2.2020 Hindu: Rx
A plea was also filed earlier against the Allahabad High Court order granting bail to Mr. Chinmayanand
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Minors made to falsify their testimonies by accused: police 28.2.2020 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
Headmaster, Special Public Prosecutor booked for threatening victims
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Elgar Parishad: Accused shifted from Pune jail to Mumbai after transfer of case to NIA court 27.2.2020 Scroll.in
The court that allowed the transfer of the case from Pune had said the accused should be produced before the NIA court in Mumbai by February 28.
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Kavita Krishnan argues in her new book that more autonomy means more safety for women in India 27.2.2020 Scroll.in
An excerpt from ‘Fearless Freedom’ by Kavita Krishnan.
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Morning digest: Shoot-at-sight orders issued after violence in Delhi; India, U.S. sign defence deals worth over $3 billion, and more 26.2.2020 Hindu: International
A select list of stories to read before you start your day
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Violence in Delhi: SC to hear plea by ex-CIC 25.2.2020 Rediff: News
In the application, Habibullah, Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad and social activist Bahadur Abbas Naqvi have also sought direction to authorities to ensure safety of women sitting on protest against the CAA at Shaheen Bagh and other places in the national capital.
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