Torture(Search results - 123)
Top StoriesJan 17, 2021, 6:13 PM IST
TRP scam: Ex-BARC CEO Partha Dasgupta’s wife shoots complaint to NHRC, alleges custodial torture
Now Samrajni Dasgupta, the wife of the ex-BARC CEO Partho Dasgupta has written a scathing complaint to the NHRC regarding the conduct of the Mumbai Police.
CRICKETDec 17, 2020, 5:49 PM IST
Watch: Pakistan Pacer Mohammad Amir quits international cricket; Accuses PCB of mental torture
Mohammad Amir is one of the prolific pacers for Pakistan, having claimed more than 200 international wickets since his debut in 2009. He made a successful comeback to international cricket, following his ban, owing to his alleged involvement in a spot-fixing scandal.
Top StoriesDec 16, 2020, 12:30 PM IST
Nirbhaya Movement: When Delhi Turned Battle Ground In 2012
On December 16, 2012, a 23-year-old medical student was brutally gang-raped on a moving bus in Delhi. Two weeks later, she succumbed to her injuries and came to be known as Nirbhaya. Her torture and death sparked violent protests across the country. We revisit the historic Nirbhaya movement that turned the nation's capital into a battle ground in 2012.
CrimeDec 15, 2020, 7:13 PM IST
Shocking: Man places wife on bet, asks her to sleep with gamblers after losing; arrested
A shocking case of a husband handing over his wife to gamblers and forcing her to bed with them after losing gambling has come to light from Bihar. After the complaint of rape and torture, police arrested the husband and are on the lookout for gamblers who raped the woman.
India NewsDec 8, 2020, 6:57 PM IST
Republic TV official 'whipped with chakki belt' in custody: ARG Outlier moves Bombay HC
ARG Outlier, the parent company of Republic TV Network, has filed an application in the Bombay High Court alleging that the Mumbai Police physically tortured Ghanshyam Singh, the channel's assistant vice president for distribution, while in custody in connection with the TRP scam case.
IndiaNov 6, 2020, 11:58 AM IST
BJP worker Madan Ghorai’s body handed over to family
Deceased BJP worker Madan Ghorai's body was handed over to his family by the administration on Thursday (November 5) night. Madan Ghorai, was arrested in Patashpur in Purba Medinipur district on September 26 in connection with a kidnapping case. On October 13, Ghorai died in police custody. The family alleges that the police tortured the BJP worker in jail custody for which he died. They demanded a CBI probe and a second autopsy. However, the second autopsy was not done and his body was kept in the morgue for 21 days.
IndiaOct 1, 2020, 3:45 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi arrested en route to Hathras; UP ADGP says forensic report states woman was not raped
Ahead of Gandhis visit, Section 144 has been imposed in the district and the borders have been sealed. Gandhis want to meet the family of the 19-year-old Dalit woman who died after allegedly being gang-raped and tortured by four upper-caste men in the Uttar Pradesh district
IndiaSep 19, 2020, 11:34 AM IST
Drunk woman assualts husband, his parents; victim seeks police protection
An Ahmedabad resident claimed he is a victim of physical assault by his drunk wife who often beats him and causes him mental agony. This apart, the husband claimed the woman also tortures his parents.
IndiaSep 18, 2020, 5:17 PM IST
West Bengal: 54-year-old woman tortured, gangraped by four youths in village
A 54-year-old woman in the village of Bhatar in East Burdwan was allegedly gangraped by four youths. It is alleged that the four youths tortured the old woman on the instructions of the village panchayat. Not only that, the old woman was also allegedly gang-raped and sexually abused. Bhatar Police have arrested the four accused youths on the basis of a complaint lodged at Bhatar Police Station.
IndiaSep 14, 2020, 12:32 PM IST
West Bengal: Parents decide to commit suicide after getting tortured by son regularly
The elderly parents of a boy decided to commit suicide after they were tortured by their son every day. The old couple went to the Ganga river to commit suicide, however with the presence of mind of people and police intervention, the couple was saved.
IndiaSep 8, 2020, 2:58 PM IST
Air hostess harassed by neighbours in West Bengal, claims police did not help her
Air hostess harassed by neighbours because of the fear of COVID-19. Not only that, but the neighbour also threatened to evict her from the area. The incident took place at Shibpur in Howrah. The air hostess lodged a complaint with Shibpur police station to get rid of her neighbour’s torture. But the police did not help her.
CrimeAug 24, 2020, 6:04 PM IST
TN Police torture: Hindu monk commits suicide, blames sub-inspector for extreme step
A fresh case of police-based atrocities has emerged from Tamil Nadu's Salem district after a Hindu monk's body was found. Before his death, the monk Saravanan had accused sub-inspector Anthony Michael of beating him up on Amavasya (no moon day)
CrimeJul 21, 2020, 10:55 AM IST
Odisha woman tortured, forced to eat pig excreta over ‘evil spirit’
A woman was tortured, forced to eat pig excreta to get rid of ‘evil spirit’ from her in Odisha. Police have arrested a sorcerer for this inhuman act
CrimeJul 6, 2020, 11:05 AM IST
Coronavirus: Sanitiser sprayed on Pune man’s private parts as punishment
A man was kidnapped and tortured by his employer with spraying of sanitiser on his private parts after he used office money during a trip as he was stuck in Delhi during the coronavirus lockdown
IndiaJun 29, 2020, 6:54 PM IST
After Jayaraj and Fenix, auto driver’s death causes furore over ‘assault by police’
P Jayaraj and his son Fenix, arrested for 'violating' lockdown norms by keeping their shop open post the allowed business hours, died at a hospital in Kovilpatti on June 23. Relatives alleged they were brutally tortured at the Sathankulam Police Station by police personnel.