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By Debabrata Mohanty
PUBLISHED ON DEC 19, 2020 06:30 AM IST
The incident comes in the backdrop of a raging debate over “love jihad”, a term used by right-wing activists to describe marital relationships between Muslim men and Hindu women, though the courts and the Union government do not officially recognise the term.
By Shalaka Shinde | Pune, Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON DEC 06, 2020 03:21 PM IST
The jaat panchayat tried to get themselves involved in an issue related to the property that belonged to the complainant’s father
By Rohit K Singh | Hindustan Times, Lucknow
UPDATED ON NOV 29, 2020 10:53 AM IST
Officials said the complainant, a resident of Bareilly, alleged that a Muslim man has been troubling his daughter for the past few months and that he has been putting pressure on her to convert to Islam.
PUBLISHED ON NOV 01, 2020 04:56 PM IST
By Kanchan Chaudhari | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON OCT 01, 2020 11:22 AM IST
Police claimed that Bhikaji was prosecuted for killing Sachin and Samir’s father, and the brothers were perturbed by Bhikaji’s acquittal, and therefore they assaulted him. Their lawyer argued the men did not intend to kill him
Boy jumps off 4th floor house in Delhi’s Chirag Dilli after failing to pay for neighbour’s damaged iPhone
By Karn Pratap Singh | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 04, 2020 03:14 PM IST
The neighbour had allegedly confined the father and son wrongfully and also asked the teenager to work as a “servant” to compensate for the damage
By Ritesh Mishra | Hindustan Times, Raipur
UPDATED ON AUG 03, 2020 02:04 PM IST
The man was booked under Sections 375 (rape) and 354A (sexual harassment) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012, and sent to judicial custody on Sunday.
By Press Trust of India | Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAR 03, 2020 07:21 PM IST
The Bombay High Court made this statement while suspending the sentence of a convict in the case of molestation of a former actor.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Kolkata
PUBLISHED ON FEB 14, 2020 08:54 PM IST
All five were charged under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and Indian Penal Code (IPC). Four of the accused are aged between 20 and 25 years.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 28, 2019 06:14 PM IST
The posters had a photograph of Akash Vijayvargiya with “Salute Akash ji” written on them and some even had the Bharatiya Janata Party’s flag next to them.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram
PUBLISHED ON MAY 27, 2019 10:20 PM IST
Police said she used to have recurring bouts of fever and one of her relatives advised black magic in Tirunelveli for “permanent cure”.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON MAY 01, 2019 08:07 AM IST
The accused had kept his chair near the girl’s desk. The girl initially ignored the teacher, but when he touched her inappropriately again on April 23 and 24, she informed her parents. The parents took up the matter with the school management.
By Dhrubo Jyoti | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2018 01:38 PM IST
Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code criminalises homosexuality.
By Jayprakash Naidu | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2018 12:52 AM IST
The three men had a fight with the victim regarding some differences pertaining to the rickshaw union.
By Dhamini Ratnam | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 10, 2018 08:10 AM IST
A five-judge Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra will hear a clutch of petitions by 35 individuals challenging Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code on Tuesday.
By Anupam Pateriya | Hindustan Times, Sagar
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2018 06:27 PM IST
The incident happened when Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha’s town unit president Munendra Singh and his friend, who were on a motorcycle, were stopped by Lidhora police station officer during a checking of vehicles.
By Arvind Walmiki | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 09, 2018 01:00 AM IST
The driver of the speeding truck lost control and hit the two-wheeler from behind and fled the spot
By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Hindustan Times, Hyderabad
PUBLISHED ON APR 24, 2018 02:28 PM IST
The manager was a cardiac patient and could not withstand beating at the hands of a drunk and furious customer.
By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2018 08:47 PM IST
The high court said the government was “not even looking at the root cause” or “educating people” as the offenders are often found to be below the age of 18 years and in majority of the cases, the perpetrator is someone from the family or known to them.
By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India, Aurangabad
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2018 06:44 PM IST
Police have booked the principal and a teacher of MIT Nursing College in Aurangabad, Maharashtra based on father’s complaint.
By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India, Ballia
PUBLISHED ON APR 09, 2018 01:02 PM IST
The accused also reportedly assaulted a Dalit youth.