You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> City-Ahmedabad

Court denies bail to Ramol gang rape accused

DNAHM128006 | 5/16/2019 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :294

A sessions court on Wednesday rejected the bail plea of the main accused in the Ramol gangrape case, Ankit Parekh, remarking that releasing him on bail in such a serious offence will send a wrong signal to the society. Notably, due to the alleged heinous crime by Ankit, the 19-year-old victim became pregnant and delivered a stillborn child. She died of kidney failure due to an overdose of abortion pills. The DNA test carried out by the police confirmed that Ankit was the biological father of the stillborn child.
The bench of additional sessions judge VJ Kalotara, during the hearing, said that it appears that the accused and co-accused had lured the girl on the pretext of filling her ATKT form and helping her to clear the test. She was
Read full story

Copyright restricted. Under license from   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on City-Ahmedabad

Surat Fire: Open letter to RERA chairman
DNAHM128162 | 5/27/2019 12:00:00 AM | Author : samir shukla | WC :629

Dear Sir,
As I look for the right authority to appeal to after Surat tragedy, I have picked RERA because I see it as a new thought and hence, sans legacy burden, you may be open enough to explore your mandate of securing the "interest of the
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

New govt: Consolidation avoidance
DNAHM128163 | 5/27/2019 12:00:00 AM | Author : anurag k agarwal | WC :704

Earlier this month, on May 8, the Supreme Court of India in the case "Ssangyong v. NHAI" decided against enlarging the "public policy" challenge in arbitration awards, and emphasised on the sanctity of contracts. This is heartenin
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Plogging: A workout craze sweeping the nation
DNAHM128164 | 5/27/2019 12:00:00 AM | Author : jayanti ravi | WC :658

Yesterday early morning, a group of men, women and children, donning gloves were on a strange mission across the roads of Ahmedabad. As they jogged, their eyes looked around for any trash lying around. Bending down, they would pick this up, drop it i
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Industries unearth illegal manhole discharging untreated effluents
DNAHM128165 | 5/27/2019 12:00:00 AM | Author : Keyur Dhandeo | WC :253

Chemical industries in Ahmedabad recently found an illegal manhole through which untreated and polluted acidic effluent was discharged into Megaline (combined pipeline of Naroda, Odhav and Vatva industrial estates in Ahmedabad), which discharges the
Add To LightboxCalculate Price