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Court summons law student who accused Chinmayanand of rape for appearance on Nov 27

The sexual harassment case came to light in August last year when the woman went missing from Shahjahanpur in UP. Later, she released videos alleging rape and sexual harassment by the former minister.
A case has been filed against the law student for lying in court after she disowned her accusations before the court, through her lawyer, on October 13 last and denied that she had levelled any allegation of sexual harassment against Chinmayanand.(HT FILE PHOTO)
A case has been filed against the law student for lying in court after she disowned her accusations before the court, through her lawyer, on October 13 last and denied that she had levelled any allegation of sexual harassment against Chinmayanand.(HT FILE PHOTO)
Published on Nov 20, 2020 01:12 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent

Digital is the new buzzword for jobs of the future!

A webinar, “New age skills for new age careers”, organized by Hindustan Times in association with SGT University puts the spotlight on future-ready skills needed by students to stay relevant across different disciplines.
The Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated the growth of streams like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and Data Science.(Pexels)
The Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated the growth of streams like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and Data Science.(Pexels)
Updated on Aug 06, 2020 03:15 PM IST
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In a first, law student gets mother’s name added to degree certificate

The student, Samrita Shankar, who graduated with a BBA LLB (Hons.), originally received her provisional certificate on July 10 carrying her father’s name alone as is the common practice.
In her letter to the dean, Shankar also pointed to a directive issued by the University Grants Commission (UGC) in 1998 after taking note of the discriminatory nature of the practice of including the father’s name alone in the degree certificate of a student.
In her letter to the dean, Shankar also pointed to a directive issued by the University Grants Commission (UGC) in 1998 after taking note of the discriminatory nature of the practice of including the father’s name alone in the degree certificate of a student.
Updated on Jul 20, 2020 05:06 AM IST
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Bar Council of India tells varsities to promote all law students, barring those in final year

The missive sent to vice-chancellors and registrars of all law varsities says that the general council of BCI in its meeting held on May 24 has resolved to pass these resolutions and guidelines
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Representational image. (HT file)
Updated on Jun 10, 2020 04:14 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Prayagraj | By K Sandeep Kumar

Jindal law school to host global colloquiums, webinars

In a statement, the university said three Global Colloquiums are being offered to lawyers, judges, law professors, law students and aspirants on three consecutive Saturdays, April 25, May 2 and May 9.
OP Jindal Global University, Sonipat. (Handout )
OP Jindal Global University, Sonipat. (Handout )
Published on Apr 24, 2020 03:33 PM IST
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Another firing incident reported near Jamia University in Delhi

Security guards at Jamia told officials that two persons came on a scooty from Okhla and moved towards Jullena.
Many people, including students, have started gathered outside the Jamia Nagar police station late on Sunday night.(ANI PHOTO.)
Many people, including students, have started gathered outside the Jamia Nagar police station late on Sunday night.(ANI PHOTO.)
Updated on Sep 06, 2020 09:39 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent

Panjab University extends deadline to shut two shops at Student Centre to January 15

As the lease of the two eateries–Mama Mia and Nescafe–had ended on October 31, the university authorities had sealed these shops on November 1 amid major ruckus by the members of Panjab University Campus Students’ Council
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Published on Jan 01, 2020 12:49 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Dar Ovais, Chandigarh

Former beauty queen barred from Miss World for being mother, files lawsuit

Didusenko was crowned Miss Ukraine in 2018, but was dethroned after the organisers found out that she has a five-year-old son and disqualified from going on to compete for the Miss World title.
A former Miss Ukraine stripped of her crown and barred from competing for Miss World(Veronika Didusenko/Instagram)
A former Miss Ukraine stripped of her crown and barred from competing for Miss World(Veronika Didusenko/Instagram)
Updated on Dec 02, 2019 10:57 PM IST
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Kerala woman raped and murdered, migrant worker held

The arrested man is a migrant worker from Assam, police said. He allegedly mutilated the face of the victim with a spade after raping her.
A 42-year-old woman was allegedly raped and murdered in Perumbavaoor, near Kochi,(Representative Image)
A 42-year-old woman was allegedly raped and murdered in Perumbavaoor, near Kochi,(Representative Image)
Updated on Nov 28, 2019 01:43 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By HT Correspondent

Law students to learn Indian art of advocacy

Ancient Indian logic takes within its sweep the Baudhic and Jain knowledge systems that prescribe ways to arrive at the truth.
Students enrolled in the bachelors laws programme at the Maharashtra National Law University in Nagpur will soon learn the ancient Indian logic of arriving at truth in a lawsuit.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Students enrolled in the bachelors laws programme at the Maharashtra National Law University in Nagpur will soon learn the ancient Indian logic of arriving at truth in a lawsuit.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on Nov 25, 2019 01:59 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Bhadra Sinha

Chinmayanand case: UP law student’s mother alleges torture by SIT official, writes to CJI

HT has a copy of the letter addressed to the CJI. All India Democratic Women Association (AIDWA) and other women’s organisations have submitted a written to the governor.
The mother of the Shahjahanpur law student, who has accused former minister Swami Chinmayanand of rape, has written a letter to the Chief Justice of India(PTI)
The mother of the Shahjahanpur law student, who has accused former minister Swami Chinmayanand of rape, has written a letter to the Chief Justice of India(PTI)
Updated on Nov 07, 2019 07:20 AM IST
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Chinmayanand case: SIT files chargesheet against Chinmayanand, law student and five others

The probe has revealed that the complainant woman along with her accomplices may have attempted to extort Rs 5 crore from the former BJP leader in exchange of the evidence of her alleged sexual exploitation at his hands
Chargesheet has been filed against both former Union minister Swami Chinmayanand and the woman who accused him of rape.(PTI Photo)
Chargesheet has been filed against both former Union minister Swami Chinmayanand and the woman who accused him of rape.(PTI Photo)
Updated on Nov 06, 2019 05:32 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Saurabh Chauhan

Chinmayanand’s plea to book law student under gangster act rejected

BJP leader Chinmayanand, on October 17, had written a letter to superintendent of police (SP) of Shahjahanpur to book the woman and the other three accused -- Sanjay, Vikram and Sachin -- under gangster act.
BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand has been arrested in Shahjahanpur on Friday, in connection with the alleged sexual harassment of a UP law student.(ANI Photo)
BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand has been arrested in Shahjahanpur on Friday, in connection with the alleged sexual harassment of a UP law student.(ANI Photo)
Updated on Oct 23, 2019 03:20 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent

Law students ragged at Allahabad University hostel, inquiry begins

The junior students also registered an anonymous  complaint without naming the accused persons with the anti-ragging portal of union ministry of human resource development also and which too has been referred to varsity officials.
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Updated on Oct 21, 2019 11:28 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Prayagraj | By K Sandeep Kumar

Army Institute of Law students go on strike

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Published on Oct 17, 2019 01:06 AM IST
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Supreme Court to hear plea against Aarey tree felling today

The Aarey Milk colony is a 1,287 hectare area housing roughly 500,000 trees abutting the Sanjay Gandhi National Park and the Mithi river.
People protesting against cutting down of trees for a proposed metro car shed project at Aarey Colony in Mumbai on Sunday.(AP photo)
People protesting against cutting down of trees for a proposed metro car shed project at Aarey Colony in Mumbai on Sunday.(AP photo)
Updated on Jul 07, 2020 07:45 PM IST
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Chinmayanand back in jail after discharge from Lucknow hospital

Chinmayanand who was admitted to hospital on September 23, has to stay in jail till October 3 when his 14-day judicial custody ends.
Former Union Minister Chinmayanand on the day of his arrest on September 20 in Shahjahanpur.(ANI)
Former Union Minister Chinmayanand on the day of his arrest on September 20 in Shahjahanpur.(ANI)
Updated on Oct 01, 2019 03:09 AM IST
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‘Arrogance of power’: Priyanka Gandhi stings UP govt on Chinmayanand

Gandhi said the Yogi Adityanath government in UP is “nervous” and imposed Section 144 of the CrPC whenever they get to know about a protest against them.
Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.(HT image)
Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.(HT image)
Updated on Sep 30, 2019 05:09 PM IST
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Chinmayanand accuser’s bail plea to be heard on Monday

The lawyers of Chinmayanand, who was arrested last Friday in connection with the complaint by the woman but has been housed for treatmment at a Lucknow hospital, have applied for bail as well. That plea, too, is scheduled to be heard on September 30.
The bail appeal of the woman who accused former Union minister Chinmayanand of rape, and was arrested on Wednesday in an extortion case filed by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran, will be heard in a local court in Shahjahanpur on September 30(PTI)
The bail appeal of the woman who accused former Union minister Chinmayanand of rape, and was arrested on Wednesday in an extortion case filed by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran, will be heard in a local court in Shahjahanpur on September 30(PTI)
Updated on Sep 27, 2019 12:42 AM IST
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Lucknow | By HT Correspondent

‘Is this justice?’ Priyanka Gandhi steps up attack on BJP over Chinmayanand case

The woman who accused former Union minister Chinmayanand of rape was arrested by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) on charges of extortion on Wednesday.
Opposition leaders including Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday criticised the BJP following the arrest of the law student who accused former Union Minister Chinmayanand of rape.(PTI)
Opposition leaders including Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday criticised the BJP following the arrest of the law student who accused former Union Minister Chinmayanand of rape.(PTI)
Updated on Sep 26, 2019 08:33 PM IST
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Chinamayanand case: Woman’s plea of anticipatory bail accepted

Chinmayanand, who was arrested by the SIT on September 20 and sent to Shahjahanpur jail on 14-day judicial remand, was shifted to Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences in Lucknow for a medical check-up on Monday.
BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand arrested in Shahjahanpur on Friday, in connection with the alleged sexual harassment of a UP law student.(Photo: ANI)
BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand arrested in Shahjahanpur on Friday, in connection with the alleged sexual harassment of a UP law student.(Photo: ANI)
Published on Sep 25, 2019 01:10 AM IST
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Chinmayanand case: Shahjahanpur court admits law student’s bail plea

Chinmayanand was arrested on September 20, almost a month after the law student uploaded a video accusing him of raping her and threatening to kill her.
The woman who accused former Union Minister Chinmayanand has been booked in an extortion case.(HT PHOTO)
The woman who accused former Union Minister Chinmayanand has been booked in an extortion case.(HT PHOTO)
Updated on Sep 24, 2019 07:56 PM IST
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Akhada Parishad to decide on action against Chinmayanand at Haridwar meet

The Akhil Bhartiya Akhada Parishad (ABAP)—apex decision-making body of the 13 recognized Hindu monastic orders of the country—has decided to deliberate on action against him including his possible expulsion from the community of seers at their key meeting on October 10.
Former Union minister Swami Chinmayanand, accused of raping a law student has been arrested by a Special Investigation Team (SIT) formed to probe the case.(HT FILE PHOTO.)
Former Union minister Swami Chinmayanand, accused of raping a law student has been arrested by a Special Investigation Team (SIT) formed to probe the case.(HT FILE PHOTO.)
Updated on Sep 23, 2019 04:32 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Prayagraj | By K Sandeep Kumar

BJP leader Chinmayanand to be stripped off his sainthood

ABAP president, Mahant Narendra Giri, said after a meeting of the council on Saturday that it had been decided to extern Chinmayanand from the saint community.
Former Union minister Swami Chinmayanand, accused of rape by a law student, is seen outside a government hospital after a medical examination following his arrest by a special team of Uttar Pradesh police.(PTI)
Former Union minister Swami Chinmayanand, accused of rape by a law student, is seen outside a government hospital after a medical examination following his arrest by a special team of Uttar Pradesh police.(PTI)
Updated on Sep 22, 2019 10:19 AM IST
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A year since MeToo, what it achieved — and didn’t

A conversation that began post the December 16 Delhi gangrape has grown louder. We may be miles away from a world free of sexual assault, but we are certainly a few notches closer
If India’s MeToo movement has achieved anything, it is awareness, among corporates and employees, of the law; among predatory bosses that it’s #TimesUp; among women of the power of their collective voice(AP)
If India’s MeToo movement has achieved anything, it is awareness, among corporates and employees, of the law; among predatory bosses that it’s #TimesUp; among women of the power of their collective voice(AP)
Published on Sep 20, 2019 08:24 PM IST
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Chinmayanand arrested under weaker section, not satisfied: UP Law student

According to lawyers, both section 376 and 376 C are similar but have different provision of punishment.
The 23-year-old woman law student, along with her father, was untraceable for around 48 hours before Chinmayanand’s arrest.(HT image)
The 23-year-old woman law student, along with her father, was untraceable for around 48 hours before Chinmayanand’s arrest.(HT image)
Updated on Sep 20, 2019 08:10 PM IST
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Lucknow | By HT Correspondent

Woman threatens suicide over delay in Chinmayanand arrest

The woman was speaking to reporters in Prayagraj, where she and her family have moved for legal consultations, and questioned why Chinmayanand was not under arrest.
The SIT was formed on the directions of the Supreme Court in the first week of September to investigate the case. The woman made the allegation roughly two weeks ago. The SIT had, on Monday, presented the woman before judicial magistrate Geetika Singh in Shahjahanpur to record her statement.(HT FILE)
The SIT was formed on the directions of the Supreme Court in the first week of September to investigate the case. The woman made the allegation roughly two weeks ago. The SIT had, on Monday, presented the woman before judicial magistrate Geetika Singh in Shahjahanpur to record her statement.(HT FILE)
Updated on Sep 19, 2019 03:59 AM IST
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Shahjahanpur | By HT Correspondent

The battle against rape, the battle for dignity

The Bettiah and Shahajanpur incidents show how women continue to be unsafe
According to the National Crime Records Bureau (2016), rape accounts for 12% of all reported crimes against women(REUTERS)
According to the National Crime Records Bureau (2016), rape accounts for 12% of all reported crimes against women(REUTERS)
Updated on Sep 18, 2019 08:03 PM IST
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Swami Chinmayanand: Once powerful politician, isolated man now

The seers of Ayodhya with whom Chinmayanand had rubbed shoulders during the temple movement in the 1990s, have either disapproved of his conduct or are maintaining a studied silence. None of them have come forward in support of him.
Mahant Kamal Nayan Das, another prominent saint of the Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas, also disapproved of any misconduct by seers.(ANI)
Mahant Kamal Nayan Das, another prominent saint of the Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas, also disapproved of any misconduct by seers.(ANI)
Published on Sep 18, 2019 04:29 AM IST
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Lucknow | By Pawan Dixit

Arrest imminent, Swami Chinmayanand behaving like a kid, says UP law student

The woman vented her anger at the SIT for neither arresting Swami Chinmayanand nor even registering an FIR.
The law student recorded her statement before a judicial magistrate on Monday.(HT PHOTO)
The law student recorded her statement before a judicial magistrate on Monday.(HT PHOTO)
Updated on Sep 17, 2019 10:33 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Saurabh Chauhan
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