Tejpal could not reach on time as he had to complete the bail formalities at the Sada sub-jail in Goa's Vasco town.
Tejpal's mother Shakunatala was 87 years old and died last evening in their Goa house.
Hollywood actor Robert De Niro has finally replied to the Goa Police questionnaire emailed to him five months ago in the Tehelka case, where editor Tarun Tejpal is accused of raping his younger colleague.
Just when you thought that the Narendra Modi versus Rahul Gandhi versus Arvind Kejriwal versus a bunch of other ambitious politicians war has pre-booked headlines for the next of couple of months, the Tehelka sexual assault case shot back into limelight.
During a surprise inspection in the jail yesterday, the authorities had found Tejpal possessing a mobile phone with a SIM card in it, Additional Inspector General of Police Gopal Parsekar told reporters here today.
The state police today charged Tejpal with rape, sexual harassment and outraging modesty of a woman journalist in a lift of a five-star hotel here in November last year.
Goa Police on Monday chargesheeted Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal for raping his woman colleague at a Goa resort last year. He has also been charged with sexual harassment and outraging the modesty of a woman.
Goa Police will file a chargesheet on Monday against Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal who was accused of sexually assaulting his colleague last year.
The woman in her complaint to the Goa Police said that a email carrying photos of her are being circulated by email and malign her character.
Hollywood actor Robert De Niro is yet to respond to the questionnaire sent by Goa Police probing the sexual assault case allegedly involving Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal.
Goa police are expected to sum up their investigations in the sexual assault case allegedly involving Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal and file a charge sheet by this month end
The registration of the First Information Report (FIR) under sections 420, 119, 120 and 120 B of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) comes within 24 hours of a directive given by a trial court on Thursday.
Manual rescue operations at the Canacona building mishap site continued for the third day on Thursday to scour for survivors in the wreckage even as the death toll climbed to 25 with another body recovered.
Goa Police have started a preliminary investigation against Bharatiya Janata Party spokesperson Meenakshi Lekhi, accused of leaking the Tejpal rape case victim's name on her Twitter handle.
The victim in the Tehelka scandal has now submitted to Goa police audio recordings of telephone conversations she had with Tarun Tejpal and Shoma Chaudhury.
A Goa court today remanded Tehelka magazine founder editor Tarun Tejpal to 12-day judicial custody in the case of alleged sexual assault of a junior woman colleague.
The three colleagues of victim woman, who was allegedly sexually harassed by Tehelka editor Tarun Tejpal today deposed before the Chief Judicial Magistrate here.
Goa Police could seek another week's remand for Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal, who was arrested last week on charges of sexually assaulting a junior colleague here last month.
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday denied any interference in the Tarun Tejpal sexual assault case, saying he only wants justice to be delivered in the matter.
Tehelka Editor Tarun Tejpal, accused of sexually assaulting a woman journalist, is sticking to his version that whatever happened between the two was a "consensual act", a police officer said on Thursday.