Hyderabad Encounter: Hearing underway in SC, Mukul Rohatgi appears for Telangana govt
Hyderabad Encounter | Hearing underway in SC. Senior Ad...
Telangana encounter deaths: SC orders judicial inquiry, to be headed by its ex-judge VS Sirpurkar
An apex court bench headed by Chief Justice...
SC to consider appointing its ex-judge to inquire into encounter of rape-murder accused in Hyderabad
"We are conscious of the fact that the T...
Andhra CM has a word of praise for Hyderabad ‘encounter’
Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy has emerged as the first head of a legislative body to support the alleged encounter, wherein the Telangana police had on Friday gunned down all the four suspects in the rape and murder of a 26-year-old veterinarian.
Hyderabad encounter: SC to hear PIL on Wednesday
SC admits a Public Interest Litigation filed over the encounter of the 4 accused in the Hyderabad rape and murder case. The plea will be hea...
Are we heading towards society of lawlessness? Ex-CJI over rape-murder incidents, Hyderabad encounter
Citing the rape and murder of a 27-year-old veterinarian in Hyderabad and the killing of the accused in police encounter, former Chief Justice of India R M Lodha on Tuesday said the country is struggling to protect human rights of citizens and such crimes reflect the "deep malice" that has crept in the society.
Supreme Court to hear petition against Telangana encounter tomorrow
The police claimed that the quartet had been taken for the crime reconstruction when they tried to snatch their weapons and flee, forcing them to open fire in which they were killed.
Telangana encounter: NHRC team arrives in Hyderabad
A team from the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Saturday began on-the-spot investigation into the alleged police encounter in whi...
View: What the Hyderabad encounter tells us about the state of India's democracy
The rape and murder of a young woman in Hyderabad was gruesome enough. The response of the state, of rounding up four presumed culprits and bumping them off in a so-called encounter, was no less appalling. The response of many, particularly those in public life, who gleefully cheered the police action, is indeed horrific.
Congress-Smriti Irani encounters rock Lok Sabha
Union minister Smriti Irani was speaking in the Lok Sabha on the Unnao rape issue when she was interrupted by two Congress MPs who apparently got up from their seats and rushed towards the treasury benches. Meenakshi Lekhi, who was in the Chair, told Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury to ask his party MPs to come to the House and seek an apology.
Police resorted to 'retaliatory' firing: Sajjanar on encounter
The Telangana Police said that its personnel resorted to "retaliatory" firing after two of the accused in the rape and murder of a woman veterinarian opened fire at police after snatching weapons from them this morning. Cyberabad Police Commissioner CV Sajjanar told reporters that one of the accused, Mohammed Arif, was the first to open fire.
NHRC takes cognisance of Hyderabad encounter, orders probe
"The commission is of the opinion that this matter is required to be probed very carefully. Accordingly, it has asked its Director General (Investigation) to immediately send a team for a fact-finding, on-the-spot investigation into the matter," the NHRC said.
Justice not justice if it's revenge: CJI Sharad Arvind Bobde on Telangana encounter
CJI Sharad Arvind Bobde reacts to the debate, a day after the Hyderabad encounter. ‘Justice is not justice if it is revenge,’ says CJI Shara...
NHRC team begins inquiry into alleged police encounter of accused in Vet case
The NHRC took cognisance of the encounter killings of the four accused in the case and ordered a probe on Friday. The apex human rights body in the country had said the encounter was a matter of concern and needed to be investigated carefully.
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