Relief for TMC MP Tapas Pal as HC stays filing of FIR, CID probe

In a relief for Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal, a stay has been ordered on registration of FIR and CID probe into his objectionable `rape and shoot` comments against women.

Centre sends reminder to WB govt on Tapas Pal`s comments

The Centre has sent a reminder to West Bengal government seeking a report over controversial comments allegedly made by Trinamool Congress-actor MP Tapas Pal where he was shown threatening to kill CPI(M) workers and have their women raped.

Bengal`s people terrorised by Trinamool leaders` lingo: Shahnawaz Hussain

Sharply condemning Trinamool MP Tapas Paul`s rape-and-violence speech, BJP leader Syed Shahnawaz Hussain Sunday said West Bengal`s people are terror-stricken after listening to the language used by the Lok Sabha member as also other leaders of the ruling Trinamool Congress.

Throw out Tapas Pal from party: Amar Singh

Rashtriya Lokmanch Party leader Amar Singh today said Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal should be thrown out of the party for his controversial `shoot and rape` comments.

WB BJP submits memorandum to women`s panel on Tapas Pal

BJP submitted a memorandum to the West Bengal Women`s Commission seeking its intervention for the arrest of actor-turned-MP Tapas Pal who was in the centre of a controversy for his discourteous and offencive statements on women.

Protests continue in Bengal against Tapas Paul

West Bengal continued to be rocked by protests over Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul`s hate speech, as students and youth wings of opposition parties took to the streets Thursday.

Centre seeks report from WB govt on Tapas Pal`s comments

The Centre on Tuesday sought a report from the West Bengal government over controversial comments of Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal.

Tapas Pal committed blunder, has apologised, I can`t kill him: Mamata Banerjee

Reacting on the Tapas Pal`s controversial rape remark, Mamata Banerjee said on Tuesday that the TMC leader had committed a big blunder and that he had apologised under her instructions.

Trinamool Congress leader Tapas Pal apologises for rape remark

Even as the Opposition has been demanding West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to take action against Tapas Pal for his controversial `rape remark`, the TMC leader apologised on Tuesday.

Trinamool MP`s rape remark: Congress walks out of Bengal assembly

The Congress Tuesday walked out of the West Bengal assembly demanding action against Trinamool MP Tapas Paul over his rape remark.

Rape remark: Opposition wants action against Tapas Pal, Mamata `deeply pained`

Amid growing criticism from various quarters, the Trinamool Congress on Tuesday claimed that its chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is deeply pained by Krishnanagar Lok Sabha MP Tapas Pal`s bizarre comment about letting loose rapists on women supporters of the CPI(M).

Political parties condemn TMC MP Tapas Pal`s rape remark

Political parties on Monday condemned the remarks by Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal threatening to kill Opposition CPI-M workers and have their women raped, and urged the Lok Sabha Speaker to take suo muto cognisance of it.

Goa CM`s rape remark `insensitive`, says women`s group

Goa`s leading women`s rights group has termed Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar "arrogant and insensitive towards women" after he publicly suggested that entrepreneurs starting an industrial unit suffered an ordeal worse than that experienced by a raped woman.

EC slaps show cause notice on Mulayam for threatening teachers, `Neta ji` says SP will benefit from it

The Election Commission on Friday issued a show cause notice to Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Singh for allegedly threatening teachers to vote for his party.

Remark on rape, distorted, utmost respect for women: Mulayam

Clarifying his stand after being at the eye of a storm for his controversial remark on rape, Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav today said that his words had been "distorted".

Jaya Prada terms SP chief`s comment as `shameful`

RLD candidate from Bijnore, Jaya Prada slammed Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh over his recent controversial remarks on anti-rape laws, terming his rhetoric as "shameful and irresponsible."

Women bodies slam Mulayam for rape remarks

The All India Women`s Conference, which has a pan India presence, Friday condemned Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav`s remarks on rape.

Rapists remark: Unrepentant Mulayam says SP respects women `the most`

Mulayam Singh Yadav who is under-fire for his controversial remarks on `rapists` reportedly said on Friday that there should be no debate on what he has said.

Mamata`s comments on rape encouraging criminals: CPI-M

Alleging that Mamata Banerjee`s recent comments on rape were "encouraging" lawbreakers, the CPI-M said her "weird theories" were mere attempts to hide her administration`s failure to prevent crimes against women.

Judge who made rape remark not picked as justice in Jakarta

A candidate for the Indonesian Supreme Court who suggested in a panel interview that rape victims might enjoy the act has not been selected for the post and may lose his job as a judge.