Earlier this month, the woman had lodged a complaint alleging that the state social justice minister had raped her on the pretext of marriage for years.
The two accused of killing Mumbai teenager Janhvi Kukreja on New Year's Eve have been sent to judicial custody. The victim's mother has appealed the court to grant the police some more time for custodial interrogation. [...]
Adani Group Civil Defamation Case: Arrest Warrant Issued Against Senior Journalist Paranjoy Guha Thakurta
By: Sashwata Saha
Senior journalist Paranjoy Guha Thakurta, in 2017, had written about the Union government unduly favouring the Adani Group, for The Wire and EPW. A defamation case was lodged against him, his co-authors and the publishers. However, while cases against everyone else were withdrawn by 2019, his are still being pursued. [...]
The protesting farmers consider the move to be an attempt to trick the protestors into giving up their agitation. The farmers remain unmoved in their demand for the complete repeal of the law.
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