Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 17:34
Expressing apprehensions of possible misuse of the amended Goondas Act allowing detention of first time sexual and cyber crime offenders, CPI (M) on Tuesday urged the Tamil Nadu government to withdraw it as it was `undemocratic.`
Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 18:42
Tamil Nadu Government on Monday introduced two bills in the state Assembly to bring sexual offenders and cyber criminals under the purview of the stringent Goondas Act and also provide for invoking the provisions of the act against first time offenders.
Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 15:49
The state government on Monday introduced two bills in the Assembly to amend Tamil Nadu Act 14 of 1982 and bring offenders in cyber crime and sexual offences against women under the Goondas Act.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 18:08
The Madras High Court on Thursday quashed the detention order under Goondas Act against Chairman of Deendayal Medical College and Hospital in Tiruvallur District.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 07, 2013, 14:45
Alleged conman Sukash Chandrasekar, arrested in connection with a Rs 19 crore case in Chennai among others, has been detained under the stringent Goondas Act, police said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 09, 2013, 22:05
For the first time in Tamil Nadu, the stringent Goondas Act was on Tuesday slapped on a man arrested on the charge of sexually assaulting a three-year old girl.
Last Updated: Friday, March 29, 2013, 21:01
Four persons, arrested on the charge of raping a 13-year-old girl for nearly one year here, were on Friday booked under the stringent Goondas Act.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 21, 2013, 20:33
The Madras High Court bench has directed the state government to take a decision on providing round-the-clock police protection for political functionaries.
Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 19:08
Karnataka CM directed police to invoke the Goondas Act against 3 persons allegedly involved in gang-rape of a 17-year-old college student last week.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 09, 2013, 23:03
Four persons, arrested for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl about two years ago, were Wednesday detained under the stringent Goondas Act.
Last Updated: Monday, January 07, 2013, 23:02
Bangalore Police on Monday said they would invoke the Goondas Act against seven persons arrested in connection with the gang-rape of a law student from Nepal in the city last year.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 06, 2013, 18:04
The opposition AIADMK in Puducherry demanded booking accused in the alleged abduction and rape of a 17-year-old school girl under the Goondas Act.
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