Chinmayanand Rape Case

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Law student disowns statement against Chinmayanand, says she never accused ex-minister of sexual abuse
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Law student disowns statement against Chinmayanand, says she never accused ex-minister of sexual abuse

The student turned 'hostile' at a hearing in a special court in Lucknow as prosecution lawyers moved an application under the Criminal Procedure Code, seeking action against her for perjury

Shahjahanpur rape case: SC's Justice R Banumathi recuses herself from hearing plea challenging bail granted to Swami Chinmayanand
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Shahjahanpur rape case: SC's Justice R Banumathi recuses herself from hearing plea challenging bail granted to Swami Chinmayanand

SC judge, Justice R Banumathi, recused herself from hearing two petitions including one seeking transfer of the rape case against Swami Chinmayanand from Uttar Pradesh to a Delhi court.

Chinmayanand rape, extortion cases: SIT files 4,700-page chargesheet; probe team to submit final report to Allahabad HC on 28 Nov
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Chinmayanand rape, extortion cases: SIT files 4,700-page chargesheet; probe team to submit final report to Allahabad HC on 28 Nov

During the probe into the Chinmayanand cases, the SIT recorded statements of 105 people and collected 24 physical and 55 documentary evidence

Chinmayanand rape case: SIT finds law student's purse in drain near former BJP leader's Mumukshu Ashram
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Chinmayanand rape case: SIT finds law student's purse in drain near former BJP leader's Mumukshu Ashram

The SIT probing the Chinmayanand rape case had deployed labourers to search for the articles in the drain, after detailed interrogation of the student's mother and father on Friday, officials said

UP second to MP with 4,669 rape cases, finds NCRB: Unnao, Chinmayanand cases damning indictment of Adityanath govt
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UP second to MP with 4,669 rape cases, finds NCRB: Unnao, Chinmayanand cases damning indictment of Adityanath govt

The National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) in its latest analysis released for 2017 has reported 4,669 cases of rape in Uttar Pradesh (second to Madhya Pradesh where at least 5,599 rape cases were reported) including 676 cases of gang rape, the highest in the country.

Chinmayanand rape case: Allahabad HC gives 2 weeks to UP police, BJP leader to file objections against law student's bail plea
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Chinmayanand rape case: Allahabad HC gives 2 weeks to UP police, BJP leader to file objections against law student's bail plea

The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday gave two weeks to the police and BJP leader Chinmayanand's lawyer to file their objections to a bail plea by the law student who has accused the politician of rape.

Shahjahanpur rape case survivor files bail plea at Allahabad HC; local court dismisses Chinmayanand's plea to book her under Gangster Act
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Shahjahanpur rape case survivor files bail plea at Allahabad HC; local court dismisses Chinmayanand's plea to book her under Gangster Act

The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday gave two weeks to the police and BJP leader Chinmayanand's lawyer to file their objections to a bail plea by the Shahjahanpur law student who has accused the politician of rape

Shahjahanpur rape case: Court rejects bail pleas of Swami Chinmayanand, law student; ex-BJP leader sent back to jail
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Shahjahanpur rape case: Court rejects bail pleas of Swami Chinmayanand, law student; ex-BJP leader sent back to jail

Chinmayanand and the law student who accused him of sexual harassment were sent to 14-day-judicial custody after being arrested in cases now running parallel

Chinmayanand rape case: Denied permission to meet jailed law student, Samajwadi Party workers stage protest outside Shahjahanpur district jail
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Chinmayanand rape case: Denied permission to meet jailed law student, Samajwadi Party workers stage protest outside Shahjahanpur district jail

Samajwadi Party workers staged a dharna in Shahjahanpur on Friday after not being allowed to meet the jailed law student

BJP spokesperson says rape accused Swami Chinmayanand no longer member of party, claims not to know date of former minister's expulsion
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BJP spokesperson says rape accused Swami Chinmayanand no longer member of party, claims not to know date of former minister's expulsion

After the controversy erupted, no BJP leader has come forward to extend any kind of support to Swami Chinmayanand, who has been in judicial custody since Friday

After arrest in rape case, Chinmayanand to be stripped of sainthood, says Akhara Parishad; ex-BJP leader to be ousted from community unless acquitted
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After arrest in rape case, Chinmayanand to be stripped of sainthood, says Akhara Parishad; ex-BJP leader to be ousted from community unless acquitted

The Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad has called a meeting 10 October to expel BJP leader and former Union Minister Swami Chinmayanand from the community.

People wearing saffron robes committing rapes, defaming ancient religion, says Congress leader Digvijaya Singh
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People wearing saffron robes committing rapes, defaming ancient religion, says Congress leader Digvijaya Singh

While Digvijaya Singh did not take names, his comments come close on the heels of a SIT probe into allegations of rape against BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand