Asaram

Asaram witness murder: Charge sheet filed against prime accused

Asaram witness murder: Charge sheet filed against prime accused

A charge sheet was filed in a local court against Kartik Haldar, the main accused in the murder of a prime witness in the rape case against self-styled godman Asaram.

Dec 19, 2017, 15:56 PM IST
Asaram rape case: SC refuses to give date for hearing on bail plea

Asaram rape case: SC refuses to give date for hearing on bail plea

Asaram had moved court seeking early hearing on his pending bail plea. He is facing prosecution in a rape case filed against him in Gujarat.

Oct 27, 2017, 11:31 AM IST
Asaram rape case: SC asks godman to approach CJI for interim bail

Asaram rape case: SC asks godman to approach CJI for interim bail

The Supreme Court asked rape accused Asaram Bapu to approach Chief Justice of India (CJI) on Friday for interim bail. 

Oct 26, 2017, 11:37 AM IST
Apex body of sadhus release list of 14 'fake babas', demands crackdown on 'rootless cult leaders'

Apex body of sadhus release list of 14 'fake babas', demands crackdown on 'rootless cult leaders'

The Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad on Sunday released a list of 14 "fake babas".

Sep 10, 2017, 17:56 PM IST
Asaram trial: Security of rape victim beefed up

Asaram trial: Security of rape victim beefed up

"Two more security personnel have been deployed at the residence of the rape victim and now half a dozen police personnel, including a lady constable, will remain on duty," Superintendent of Police KB Singh said.

Aug 31, 2017, 18:33 PM IST

Gujarat court asked to expedite recording evidence in Asaram case

The Supreme Court today asked a Gujarat trial court to expedite recording of evidence of prosecution witnesses in a sexual assault case lodged by two Surat-based sisters against self-styled godman Asaram.

Apr 12, 2017, 13:23 PM IST
No relief to Asaram in rape cases, next hearing on November 28

No relief to Asaram in rape cases, next hearing on November 28

In a major setback to self- styled religious guru Asaram Bapu, the Supreme Court on Monday refused to give him relief in connection with two rape cases registered against him. The apex court bench headed by Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose will hear the matter next on November 28. Asaram had earlier knocked the doors of the apex court seeking bail on health grounds.

Nov 21, 2016, 14:32 PM IST
No relief! Supreme Court denies bail to Asaram

No relief! Supreme Court denies bail to Asaram

In yet another setback to self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, the Supreme Court on Monday denied interim bail to him while stating that his bail plea would be heard only after the medical report.

Sep 05, 2016, 15:41 PM IST

Asaram's aide booked under Arms Act

A close aide of Asaram, who is in judicial custody in connection with the murder of a witness in a rape case against the self-styled godman, has been booked under the Arms Act, police said on Saturday.

Aug 13, 2016, 12:09 PM IST
When Nirmohi Akhara saints ransacked Asaram's ashram in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain - See pics

When Nirmohi Akhara saints ransacked Asaram's ashram in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain - See pics

A group of saints who belong to Nirmohi Akhara allegedly ransacked Asaram's ashram on Wednesday.

Apr 20, 2016, 16:57 PM IST
Nirmohi Akhara saints ransack Asaram's ashram in Ujjain

Nirmohi Akhara saints ransack Asaram's ashram in Ujjain

Jailed self-styled godman Asaram Babu's ashram in Ujjain was on Wednesday ransacked by the saints belonging to the Nirmohi Akhara.

Apr 20, 2016, 16:41 PM IST

Asaram planned attack on a witness: Police

In a major revelation, a devotee of Asaram Bapu, arrested here, told police that the self-styled godman had conspired to eliminate a witness who had deposed against him in connection with the mysterious death of two minor boys near his ashram here in 2008.

Apr 08, 2016, 22:40 PM IST
Asaram rape case: Charges framed against self-styled godman in Gandhingar

Asaram rape case: Charges framed against self-styled godman in Gandhingar

A court in Gandhinagar today framed charges against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, paving the way start of trial, more than two years after the police filed a charge-sheet against him and six others in a rape case.

Mar 28, 2016, 20:10 PM IST

Asaram's alleged henchman to be brought to UP for questioning

Asaram Bapu's alleged henchman, accused of killing three key witnesses in the rape cases filed against the self-styled godman, would be taken on transit remand by UP police for interrogation in connection with the murder of Asaram's personal aide Akhil Gupta.

Mar 27, 2016, 14:00 PM IST

Asaram rape case: Girl's father gets threat

Days after a sharpshooter who is suspected to have killed 3 witnesses in Asaram cases was nabbed, the father of a girl who was allegedly sexually assaulted by the self-styled godman has claimed to have received threats asking him to withdraw the case.

Mar 20, 2016, 15:06 PM IST
Asaram rape case: Victim's father gets threat calls

Asaram rape case: Victim's father gets threat calls

Days after a sharp shooter who killed 3 witnesses in Asaram cases was nabbed, father of the girl, who was allegedly sexually assaulted by Asaram Bapu , has been threatened by an unidentified person to withdraw the case or face dire consequences.

Mar 20, 2016, 14:57 PM IST

Rape case: SC declines CBI probe into missing witness, assault on those testifying against Asaram

The Supreme Court on Friday declined to pass a direction for a CBI probe into the mysterious disappearance of a prosecution witness and assaults on other witnesses in a rape case involving controversial religious figure Asaram Bapu.

Mar 04, 2016, 20:18 PM IST

Asaram's men threatening me, family members: Ginirl's father

The father of the girl, allegedly abused sexually by Asaram, has claimed that the self-styled godman's men have "threatened" him constantly and his entire family is under state of trauma.

Feb 13, 2016, 00:49 AM IST

Attack on witness: Narayan Sai sent to 7-days' judicial custody

Narayan Sai, son of self-styled 'godman' Asaram, was today sent to seven-days' judicial custody in connection with an attack last year on a key witness in a case of rape registered against him.

Feb 10, 2016, 00:42 AM IST

Boy who went missing from Asaram ashram found

An 8-year-old boy from Uttar Pradesh who had gone missing from Asaram ashram here was found at a children's home in Sola area this morning, police said.

Jan 22, 2016, 23:21 PM IST