Asaram rape case

In their blindness, there is no difference between Asaram bhakts and Leftists

It is easy to dismiss or ridicule Asaram's bhaktas as irrational people, but their behaviour is the same as those who continued to support the horrors of Russia and China.

Apr 27, 2018, 18:42 PM IST
Asaram may not be able to file appeal against rape conviction before Monday

Asaram may not be able to file appeal against rape conviction before Monday

His lawyers say they need more time to read the study the conviction order in detail.

Apr 26, 2018, 20:53 PM IST
Why not death sentence, asks Rakhi Sawant on Asaram's conviction

Why not death sentence, asks Rakhi Sawant on Asaram's conviction

Asaram has been convicted for raping a minor girl at his ashram in Rajasthan in 2013.

Apr 26, 2018, 13:48 PM IST
Want to become CA? Big officers bow at my feet: Asaram had told rape survivor

Want to become CA? Big officers bow at my feet: Asaram had told rape survivor

The victim, a resident of Shahjahanpur in Uttar Pradesh, had gone to Asaram's ashram in Jodhpur with her parents for getting cured of an 'evil spirit'.

Apr 26, 2018, 11:36 AM IST
Asaram signboards demolished in Bhopal after his conviction in gangrape case

Asaram signboards demolished in Bhopal after his conviction in gangrape case

As per the local body, all signboards and crossings named after him would be taken down, and new names would be assigned to them.

Apr 26, 2018, 11:22 AM IST
After conviction for rape, Asaram's ashram attacked, name boards taken down

After conviction for rape, Asaram's ashram attacked, name boards taken down

The attack happened on Asaram's ashram in Maharashtra's Akola.

Apr 26, 2018, 00:06 AM IST
Congress shares PM Modi's video with rape-convict Asaram

Congress shares PM Modi's video with rape-convict Asaram

A Jodhpur court on Wednesday sentenced Asaram to life in prison after finding him guilty of raping a teenage girl in his ashram five years ago. 

Apr 25, 2018, 18:21 PM IST
Asaram rape case verdict: Here's a look at 6 other self-styled godmen convicted of rape

Asaram rape case verdict: Here's a look at 6 other self-styled godmen convicted of rape

Here is a look at six more names of fake babas who were found guilty of such crime in the past.

Apr 25, 2018, 15:44 PM IST
Asaram jailed for life for raping teenager at his ashram in 2013

Asaram jailed for life for raping teenager at his ashram in 2013

Asaram was convicted under Section 376 of the Indian Penal Code and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) act. 

Apr 25, 2018, 14:41 PM IST
Asaram convicted under IPC Section 376 and POCSO Act: Know all about the two laws

Asaram convicted under IPC Section 376 and POCSO Act: Know all about the two laws

Below are the details of the IPC section and POCSo Act under which Asaram has been convicted.

Apr 25, 2018, 13:01 PM IST
Asaram rape case: Victim's father hails verdict, hopes for strict punishment

Asaram rape case: Victim's father hails verdict, hopes for strict punishment

Thanking everyone who had supported them, he expressed hope of the self-styled godman getting strict punishment.

Apr 25, 2018, 12:00 PM IST
Asaram: The preacher who built an empire of Rs 10,000 crore

Asaram: The preacher who built an empire of Rs 10,000 crore

Asaram may still have many followers, but after rape allegations, he was accused of other crimes like land grabbing and practice of black magic in his ashrams. 

Apr 25, 2018, 11:49 AM IST
Asaram held guilty by Jodhpur court for raping a 16-year-old girl at his ashram in 2013

Asaram held guilty by Jodhpur court for raping a 16-year-old girl at his ashram in 2013

After Asaram's conviction, the victim's father thanked all those who supported them in the battle and is now hoping for strict punishment against the self-styled godman.

Apr 25, 2018, 11:09 AM IST
News at a glance: April 25, 2018

News at a glance: April 25, 2018

Apr 25, 2018, 10:55 AM IST
Asaram rape case verdict: Watch live streaming on Zee News

Asaram rape case verdict: Watch live streaming on Zee News

The chargesheet against Asaram and four other co-accused Shiva, Shilpi, Sharad and Prakash was filed by the police on November 6, 2013 under various sections of the POSCO Act, Juvenile Justice Act and IPC. If convicted, Asaram could be jailed for a minimum of 10 years or awarded a maximum life term, according to prosecution lawyers. 

Apr 25, 2018, 09:19 AM IST

Live updates: Asaram jailed for life for raping teenager, cries after sentencing

Self-styled godman Asaram has been convicted of raping a teenage girl at his ashram in 2013. A teenage girl from Shahajahanpur in Uttar Pradesh, who was studying at the godman's ashram at Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh, had levelled charges of rape against Asaram.

Apr 25, 2018, 08:49 AM IST
Asaram rape case: A timeline

Asaram rape case: A timeline

Asaram has been held guilty of raping a teenage girl from Uttar Pradesh's Shahajahanpur, who was studying at his ashram at Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh.

Apr 24, 2018, 23:57 PM IST
Asaram rape case: Ready for verdict, Jodhpur becomes a fortress; media barred from court

Asaram rape case: Ready for verdict, Jodhpur becomes a fortress; media barred from court

Asaram is accused of raping a teenage girl from Shahajahanpur in Uttar Pradesh, who was studying at his ashram at Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh.

Apr 24, 2018, 23:24 PM IST
Asaram rape case: Mediapersons denied entry in Jodhpur's Central Jail for verdict

Asaram rape case: Mediapersons denied entry in Jodhpur's Central Jail for verdict

Asaram is accused of raping a teenage girl from Shahajahanpur in Uttar Pradesh, who was studying at his ashram at Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh. 

Apr 24, 2018, 23:06 PM IST
Asaram rape case: Heavy security in Jodhpur ahead of Wednesday verdict

Asaram rape case: Heavy security in Jodhpur ahead of Wednesday verdict

A day ahead of the court verdict in alleged rape case against self-styled godman Asaram, a heavy layer of security was thrown across the state with Section 144 being imposed at several places. 

Apr 24, 2018, 14:58 PM IST