Indian Penal Code
AA Edit | Landmark abortion ruling expands women’s rights
The sweep of the judgment is truly remarkable as the right to access a safe abortion at the hands of licensed medical practitioners is total
Mumbai cops assure doorstep service amid Covid19 lockdown
Coronavirus traffic helpline initiated for assistance of the vehicles transporting essential commodities
Not ‘just words’: How to counter hate speech
The argument then, that hate speech cannot be penalised is therefore a common one.
Parents attack doctors after 13-year-old’s death
The police has filed a case under sections 332 and 353 as per the Indian Penal Code.
UP man fires at Sena functionary
The weapon used in the crime has been seized but the motive behind the attack is yet to be ascertained.
Andhra Assembly 'Disha' bill; death penalty for rapists within 21 days
State Home Minister M Sucharita moved the Bill in the Assembly, which the ruling YSR Congress called 'revolutionary.'
NDA govt committed to amend IPC: Amit Shah
Lately, there have been debates in different forums over delay in delivering punishment in heinous crimes.
23-year-old killed in hit and run case
The police arrested the driver and one more person in the vehicle, who were both found to be under the influence of alcohol when the mishap occurred.
Daily-wager loses daughter to mishap, donates her eyes
The girl is identified as Komal, a resident of village Jonapur, while the accused has been identified as Sagar, a resident of Joga Mohalla Mandi.
5 quacks held from south, central Mumbai
The accused had been operating out of their respective neighbourhoods for long and enjoyed the confidence of the poor.