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Category: Custodial Deaths :: General
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Shimla rape-murder case: Judicial custody of eight policemen extended 16.10.2017 New Kerala: India News
Kothkai (Himachal Pradesh) , October 16: A local court on Monday extended the judicial custody of eight policemen till October 28, including the Inspector General of police (IG), arrested in connection with the custodial death of accused of Kotkhai minor rape and murder case.
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MP police officer, who forced farmers to undress, transferred 13.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
An inquiry report has confirmed that farmers were forced to shed their clothes to semi-nude condition in the lockup of Dehat Police Station in Tikamgarh district of Madhya Pradesh, an official said.
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Why inmates in jails despite recommendations for release: SC 10.10.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
The Supreme Court today expressed shock at the large number of people languishing in jails in "complete violation" of their rights despite recommendations for their release by the legal services authority, saying such a situation was unacceptable."What is this happening? People are languishing in jails and there is a problem of overcrowding of jails also. Look at the NALSA affidavit. It gives an indication what is going on," the apex court told the government.A bench comprising Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta referred to the figures and told Attorney General KK Venugopal that there wer
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Smuggler commits suicide 8.10.2017 The Assam Tribune
Smuggler commits suicide
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Custodial torture: MLA demands cops’ dismissal 6.10.2017 Hindu: News
‘Post-mortem report refers to injuries’
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Unnatural deaths in prisons:HC takes up a case suo motu 6.10.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Action follows SC fiat issued to all high courts in the country
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Shimla gang rape: 5 accused take narco test 4.10.2017 DNA: Urban Tales
In the Shimla gang rape and custodial death case, five accused have undergone narco analysis test on Tuesday. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) had their doubts over probe carried out by the Himachal Pradesh police in the case. The CBI is also probing the murder of one of the accused which led to the arrest of police officials, including an Inspector General of Police, in the custodial death case. "The five accused have undergone narco analysis test," said a senior CBI officer. The Himachal Pradesh police had arrested six accused persons in the gang rape and murder of a minor school girl whose naked body was found in the isolated woods in Halaila village in Kotkhai. The six arrested accused were identified as Ashish Chauhan, Rajendra Singh, Subash Singh Bisht, Suraj Singh, Lok Jan and Deepak. Thereafter Suraj, who was lodged in the Kotkhai police lockup with prime accused Rajendra Singh, died on the night of July 18 under mysterious circumstances, five days after he was arrested. They had ...
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NIA summons Kashmir MLA for questioning 29.9.2017 DNA: Recent Columns
After separatists, it is the turn of mainstream politicians to face the music of National Investigation Agency (NIA) in the terror funding case in Jammu and Kashmir. The NIA has summoned independent MLA from Langate constituency Sheikh Abdul Rasheed for questioning in the terror funding case on October 3 at its headquarters in New Delhi. Rasheed, however, said the summons were politically motivated and asserted he would continue to call spade a spade whatsoever be the cost. Rasheed, who heads the Awami Ithaad Party, said the government should investigate hundreds of custodial death, forced labor in border areas and torture of innocent civilians. "My life is like an open book and the people who have voted me for the second time as their representative against all odds are the best judge," he said. Rasheed quit his job as government engineer to contest elections in 2008 as an independent ...
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Prison diary: 38 days in Arthur Road jail 26.9.2017 Rediff: News
A young IT grad jailed for visa fraud committed by his agent, gives an insider's view of life in jail.
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Jaipur: Falahari Baba confesses to raping law student from Bilaspur, says police 24.9.2017 India Today| Must Read
Falahari Baba, who is accused of raping a law student from Bilaspur in Chhattisgarh, has confessed to the crime, according to police.
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Ryan murder case: CBI gets one day custody of main accused 23.9.2017 India Today| Must Read
In a major development, a local court granted one day CBI custody to the main accused Ashok Kumar in the Pradyuman murder case while two other accused Francis Thomas and Jeyus Thomas have been sent to CBI remand till September 25.
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Human rights activists raise concern over CPEC project in Balochistan 23.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
Geneva [Switzerland] Sept. 23 : Human Rights activists came in support of Balochistan at a side-event at the ongoing 36th session of Human Rights Council here to highlight the growing atrocities of Pakistan on the indigenous people of Balochistan and deteriorating human rights situation as a result of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
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Body of ridicule 22.9.2017 HBL: Home
The greater visibility of the gentler, nearly non-violent masculinity in Kerala is a welcome sign. But how many of us are ready to shed the conventional gender binaries?
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Baloch activists protest outside U.N. against Pakistani atrocities, human rights abuse 20.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
Geneva [Switzerland], September 20 : The Baloch Republican Party (BRP) activists protested outside the United Nations in Geneva on Tuesday to highlight the growing atrocities of the Pakistani forces, during the ongoing 36th session of the Human Righs Council.
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Manjula Shette: DIG denies destroying evidence 20.9.2017 Hindu: News
Byculla prison does not come under my jurisdiction; no question of influencing medical report since I have never met JJ Hospital dean, says Sathe
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₹10.5 lakh for custodial death victim’s family 16.9.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
He died in Periyakulam in Theni district in 1995
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Prisoners too have a right to live life with dignity: SC 15.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Supreme Court on Friday asked the high courts across the country to register suo motu PILs to identify and compensate the next of kin of the prisoners who died an unnatural death while custody during 2012 to 2015 or even later as even prison inmates have a right to live with dignity.
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Prisoners too have a right to live life with dignity: SC 15.9.2017 TOI: India
Cusodial death is a crime and such incidents indicate the "apparent disdain" of the State to the life and liberty of prisoners, the Supreme Court said on Friday. The apex court asserted that there must be a genuine desire to ensure that guarantee to a life of dignity is provided even in prisons.
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Schools get their acts together 13.9.2017 Hindu: Cities
Jolted by the murder of a seven-year-old in Gurugram, administrations are rushing to reassure worried parents
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Custodial death: victim’s wife seeks inquiry, compensation 13.9.2017 Hindu: Cities
Demands admission for daughters under 25% quota of RTE
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