The Supreme Court today stayed the trial court hearing by three weeks in alleged sexual assault case involving Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal as accused and asked the prosecution to provide documents to him.
A high-profile 'nationalistic' conference organised by leading a senior RSS leader, two union ministers and the National Security Advisor's son among others, appears to have replaced former Tehelka editor-in-chief and now rape accused Tarun Tejpal's Thinkfest, as a top-billing highbrow event in Goa's itinerary in the packed festive season.
Journalist Tarun Tejpal's filmmaker daughter Tiya and her cousin Karan are paying tribute to their late grandmother through an upcoming project, which is an adaptation of Khushwant Singh's novel 'The Sunset Club'.
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who earlier apologised for the use of word `negro` in a written reply in the Legislative Assembly, accused that senior journalist Tarun Tejpal might be behind the coverage of the issue.
The Goa government has not spent a single rupee yet on lawyers in the sensational rape case in which former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal has been accused, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told the Goa assembly on Wednesday.
The Supreme Court Tuesday extended the interim bail of Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal - accused of sexually assaulting his junior women colleague - till June 27 so that he could attend some of the rituals related to his mother`s death.
The Supreme Court will hear Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal`s plea seeking extension of the interim bail he was granted for performing the last rites and other related rituals of his mother who had passed away last month.
Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal failed to attend cremation of his mother Shakuntala here on Monday even after securing interim bail from the Supreme court for the purpose, apparently due to delay in completion of formalities.
The Supreme Court on Monday granted three-week interim bail to Tehalka`s founder-editor Tarun Tejpal, who is presently behind the bar on charges of sexual harassment, to attend his mother`s funeral and subsequent rituals.
A local court asked the Goa Government to hand over unedited portion of CCTV footage of the area near a lift in a hotel to senior journalist Tarun Tejpal, accused of sexually assaulting a junior woman colleague last year.
The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to Goa government and Goa police, asking them to respond in four weeks why Tehelka magazine founder Tarun Tejpal, who has been charged with allegedly raping a junior female journalist colleague during an event in Goa last year, cannot be given bail in the case.
Tehelka Founder Editor Tarun Tejpal who has been chargesheeted for raping a junior woman colleague in Goa last year has sought information under Right to Information (RTI) relating to the money spent on the entire exercise of investigating and prosecuting him in the case.