Punishment

Uttar Pradesh: Dalit teen thrashed by teacher for mispelling word dies 19 days later

The boy's father has lodged a complaint with the police stating that his son was beaten up by the teacher on September 7 with sticks and rods.

published on : 26th September 2022

Gujarat trial courts sentenced 50 people to death in eight months in 2022

In February 2022, a special court had sentenced to death 38 convicts in the 2008 Ahmedabad serial blast case.

published on : 19th September 2022

Students stage stir over corporal punishment in Odisha

The students alleged that the teacher, after entering the classroom on Tuesday, noticed her name written on one of the benches and began blaming a student for it.

published on : 16th September 2022

2 students face wrath of teachers in Raghunathpur district, FIRs lodged

Despite a ban on corporal punishment in schools, cases of teachers beating up and injuring students in schools of the district have left the parents worried.

published on : 30th August 2022

UP boy beaten up by teacher for not paying fees, succumbs in hospital after 8 days

A case was lodged in the matter against the teacher under various relevant sections of IPC on the basis of a complaint submitted by the uncle of the 13-year-old victim.

published on : 19th August 2022

De-addiction centre owner in Odisha held for forcing inmate to lick foot

The victim, while being handed out punishment, was forced to lick the owner Abani Pati’s feet which led to massive outrage.

published on : 11th August 2022

Doctor sentenced to 10-year jail for raping patient in Hyderabad

A pulmonologist was sentenced to 10 years rigorous imprisonment for raping a woman while being aware that she was pregnant, and assaulting her using criminal force.

published on : 10th August 2022

Executed Myanmar prisoners deserved 'many death sentences', claims junta spokesman

Phyo Zeya Thaw, a former lawmaker from Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy was sentenced to death in January for offences under anti-terrorism laws.

published on : 26th July 2022

A Conscious Choice 

The painting and sculpture exhibition displayed at Goethe-Zentrum titled ‘Collective Conscience’ stirs our hearts in the farthest corner.

published on : 5th May 2022

Maximum punishment will be ensured for accused in Virudhunagar sexual assault case: CM Stalin 

The case has been transferred to CBCID for speedy investigation and Superintendent Mutharasi has been appointed as Special Officer to investigate this case. 

published on : 23rd March 2022

Government ordinance on death for child rapists despite a negative recommendation by Verma committee

A committee under Justice Verma, former Chief Justice of India was also constituted to amend criminal laws pertaining to sexual offenses.

published on : 21st April 2018

Unnao, Kathua rape case: DCW chief on indefinite hunger strike at Rajghat

Swati Maliwal on Friday started her indefinite hunger strike at Rajghat against Unnao and Kathua rape incidents demanding capital punishment to rapists.

published on : 13th April 2018

Justice for Zainab: Anger swells in Pakistan as suspect in child killer case remanded

As the suspect, Imran Ali appeared in court under heavy security, Pakistanis across the country demanded capital punishment on social media.

published on : 24th January 2018

Fodder scam: Lalu sentencing deferred; 4 Jharkhand leaders facing murder charges among his jail mates

Earlier in the day, Lalu Yadav’s advocate filed a plea before the court seeking minimum punishment for the party supremo on health grounds.

published on : 5th January 2018

Schoolgirl punished to stand inside boys' toilet: TRS minister KTR takes cognisance into matter

KTR, a minister in the Telangana Cabinet, on Monday took cognisance into the matter of an 11-year-old having been made to stand inside the boys' toilet as a punishment for not wearing proper uniform.

published on : 11th September 2017

Bring back and punish Dawood, say kin of Mumbai blast victims

Some of the victims chose to term the verdict as 'half victory' as the delivery of justice was inordinately delayed.

published on : 16th June 2017