Sunday, 27 November, 2022

Topic: Assault

Noida woman seen assaulting security guard in viral video arrested for ‘promoting enmity’

An FIR has been lodged against the woman, a lawyer by profession. RWA member says argument was caused by a 'delay of few seconds' in opening a gate by the guard.

Accused who drugged, raped UP teen after birthday party was her brother’s friend, say police

The woman's drink was spiked at the party and she was later taken to a room. Police said one of the accused called his friends and then the three took turns to rape her.

Politician Shrikant Tyagi, on the run after abusing neighbour, arrested in UP

Tyagi claims to be a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s Kishan Morcha, but the national party has distanced itself from him.

Delhi Court discharges CM Arvind Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia, 9 others in 2018 assault case

The criminal case relates to the alleged assault on the then chief secretary Anshu Prakash during a meeting at Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's official residence on 19 February 2018.

Haryana Police file case against DIG after home minister Anil Vij’s brother alleges assault

Police said Kapil Vij and DIG Ashok Kumar had a heated exchanged at a birthday party Sunday, and others had to intervene to sort things out.

It was self-defence, says top MP cop seen ‘assaulting’ wife in viral video

In the video, senior IPS officer Purushottam Sharma can be seen holding his wife by the neck, pinning her to the ground and even hitting her while two orderlies watched.

‘Why no female khap?’ Haryana BJP leader Sonali Phogat wants action against ‘lewd remarks’

Haryana BJP leader Sonali Phogat had assaulted a govt official in June. While she was arrested & got bail, she wants action against the official too for his 'obscene comments'.

BJP leader Sonali Phogat arrested for assaulting govt official, released on bail

A video clip, purportedly showing the Hisar BJP leader beating the official with a slipper in full public view had gone viral on social media.

Naseeruddin Shah’s daughter Heeba accused of assaulting two clinic employees

A non cognisable offence has been registered against her and CCTV footage of her altercation has went viral on social media.

FIR lodged against UP cops who assaulted biker over alleged traffic violation

A sub-inspector and a head constable, who were seen beating up a motorcyclist in Siddharthnagar, have been suspended, police said Friday.

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A general view of the opening ceremony of the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia, February 17, 2022. Mast Irham/Pool via REUTERS

G20 presidency is India’s chance to fix power imbalances in artificial intelligence adoption

Without considering AI challenges across the world, equitably reaping its benefits will remain inadequate, leading to a more unequal and divisive future.
Representational image | Wiki Commons

How India-Australia FTA is set to boost trade that’s already at a record high

While the bulk of the trade between India and Australia is so far in the energy sector, the FTA is expected to broaden this to include other goods and services.


Illustration: Soham Sen | The Print

Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.