torture

Barbarism in MP again: Middle-aged widow stripped, tortured by relatives, neighbours

According to the Dhar district police superintendent Aditya Pratap Singh, four men (all relatives and neighbours of the widow) have been booked.

published on : 8th October 2021

Torture in cop custody: Odisha Human Rights Commission orders probe

Kin of the victims had alleged that the two were subjected to torture after Motu police took them in for interrogation in connection with a theft complaint in MPV-89 village. 

published on : 6th October 2021

Odisha custodial death: Five cops shunted, Bargarh SP Rahul Jain initiates probe

In a letter to the Addl DGP (Human Rights Protection Cell), the SP requested for an inquiry into the matter basing on the petition filed by deceased Gobinda Kumbhar's wife Rubi Kumbhar.

published on : 27th September 2021

Sub-inspector suspended for torturing 35-year-old man in Kerala 

Khan's family members allege that he was beaten up despite him informing the police about his neurological condition. The police turned away Khan's family when they reached the station to see him.

published on : 21st September 2021

Ankit Gujjar death: Two deputy superintendents among nine officials from Tihar jail to face action

Two assistant superintendents, three head warders and two warders are also among the nine prison officials who will face action, the department said.

published on : 14th September 2021

CBI to investigate alleged custodial death of Ankit Gujjar in Tihar

Justice Mukta Gupta directed that the case file be sent from Delhi Police to the CBI and sought a status report from it before the next date of hearing on October 28.

published on : 9th September 2021

777 Charlie to hit screens on December 31

The team of the pan-India film, starring Rakshit Shetty, will be releasing a song titles Torture on September 9.

published on : 8th September 2021

Jassie Gift lends voice for song in 777 Charlie

777 Charlie, written and directed by Kiranraj, has a labrador dog playing a full-fledged role besides Rakshit Shetty. 

published on : 7th September 2021

Sathankulam custodial death: Jeyaraj, Beniks said they were beaten over 100 times, says kin

Advocate Rufus, who represents the victims in the Sathankulam case, told Express that Joseph — the brother-in-law of Jeyaraj — stated this before the Madurai District Court on Tuesday.

published on : 1st September 2021

BJD MP Bhartruhari Mahtab booked for dowry torture, refutes allegation

Sakshi alleged that the situation did not change even after she left for Cuttack along with her husband. She alleged that she was disowned and “treated like a maid” by the family.

published on : 20th August 2021

Bengaluru police reach out to Africans living in city with ‘Hello Desk’

The aim of the meeting ‘Hello Africa Desk’ was to help build a clean rapport with African nationals residing in the city.

published on : 13th August 2021

Custodial torture still prevails, nationwide sensitisation of police officers needed: CJI

CJI also said that for becoming a society governed by the rule of law, it was necessary to “bridge the gap of accessibility to justice between the highly privileged and the most vulnerable”.

published on : 8th August 2021

They said I was bought as a slave: Kerala woman recounts torture in Qatar

Harassed by Arab employers for over a year, Preethi says she was lucky to return home safe

published on : 30th July 2021

Youth dies after police interrogation in Uttarakhand, family cries foul

Saini's kin protested outside the Kalagarh police station alleging that he had died because of being tortured by the police during interrogation.

published on : 24th July 2021

Mariyamma case: NHRC registers complaint on cops

Earlier, High Court advocate Rapolu Bhaskar moved the NHRC seeking action on the police personnel alleging that unable to bear their torture, Maryiamma died.

published on : 23rd July 2021
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