Self-proclaimed godman arrested in Jaipur

A self-proclaimed godman was arrested for allegedly outraging the modesty of a minor girl at Bhaliuagaon village in Odisha`s Jajpur district, police said Wednesday.

Godman held for raping TV actress, duping her of Rs 25 lakh

A self-styled godman has been arrested for allegedly raping a television actress and duping her of Rs 25.70 lakh under the pretext of exorcising her and her property in suburban Kandivali, police said today.

Godman arrested for kidnapping, raping minor girl

A 50-year-old godman was on Monday arrested for allegedly kidnapping a 15-year-old girl from Dholana village in Hapur and raping her for ten days, police said.

Asaram Bapu case: Defence alleges conspiracy to defame saints

The defence in sexual assault case involving Asaram on Thursday argued before a local court that the self-styled godman was a victim of "international conspiracy" hatched to defame the saint community in India.

Self-styled spiritual godman held for fraud

A self-styled spiritual godman was arrested from Kottayam in Kerala for allegedly duping a businesswoman to a tune of Rs 3.65 lakhs in the city, police said on Monday.

Spiritual Guru Jagadguru Kripalu Maharaj passes away

Spiritual guru Jagadguru Kripalu Maharaj on Friday passed away at a private hospital here following a brain injury.

Asaram clears 2nd potency test

Reports of the second potency test conducted on self-styled godman Asaram Bapu were positive, similar to the one obtained from Jodhpur last month, police said here on Friday.

Fake godman held for sexually assaulting mother & daughter

A self-proclaimed godman was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman and her daughter after luring them of doubling their money with his "miraculous" power, police said.

Bihar court issues production order against Asaram

A local court on Friday ordered district police to produce before it the jailed controversial selfstyled godman Asaram Bapu by October 21 for allegedly making uncharitable remarks on the New Delhi gangrape victim.

Bihar court issues production order against Asaram

A local court on Friday ordered district police to produce before it the jailed controversial self-styled godman Asaram Bapu by October 21 for allegedly making uncharitable remarks on the New Delhi gang-rape victim.

Editors Guild slams registration of FIR against editor

The Editors Guild of India on Thursday termed as "gross abuse of power" registration of an FIR by Hyderabad Police against the resident editor of The Hindu newspaper for publishing a report about Andhra Pradesh DGP`s visit to a self-styled godman.

Digvijay regrets allotting land to Asaram during his tenure

Congress leader Digvijay Singh has said he committed a "mistake" by allotting land to Asaram Bapu, who is facing rape charges, during his tenure as chief minister and demanded that BJP government cancel the lease.

Sexual assault case: Asaram moves bail application in HC

Controversial self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, who is in judicial custody in the alleged sexual assault case of a minor, on Friday moved a bail application in the Rajasthan High Court here.

Asaram sexual abuse case: Victim’s father demands Narco test

The father of the 16-year-old girl, allegedly sexually assaulted by self-styled godman Asaram, has demanded that a Narco test be conducted on the religious preacher.

Abused by Asaram, victim now wants to become IAS officer

“My life is no more the same,” says the 16-year-old minor, who was sexually abused by self-styled godman Asaram Bapu.

Another godman held on rape charge in Madhya Pradesh

A 65-year-old self-styled godman was arrested on charges of illegally confining a 24-year-old married woman at his ashram and raping her for over four months at a village.

Asaram should surrender before law: Ambika Soni

Congress general secretary Ambika Soni on Saturday said the religious preacher `Asaram Bapu` should surrender himself before law.

Asaram traced at his Indore ashram, son claims he is unwell

Asaram Bapu, facing arrest for allegedly raping a minor, is not evading the police and is recuperating at his ashram here from illness, his son Narayan Sai said.

Asaram to face arrest if he fails to turn up for questioning

Controversial self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, who is accused of sexually assaulting a minor, will face arrest if he fails to appear before the Jodhpur Police tomorrow, a top police officer has said.

CPI(M) MLA slams Raj govt for not taking action against Asaram

The issue of a rape case filed by a minor against Asaram Bapu figured in the Rajasthan Assembly today with a CPI(M) member questioning inaction of the state police against him.