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Criminal Law Bill

Death penalty for child rape convicts: Lok Sabha passes Criminal Law Amendment Bill

Lok Sabha on Monday passed a crucial bill which promises to not just speed up investigations and trial but stipulates stringent punishment for perpetrators of rape, particularly of girls below the age of 12.

Jul 30, 2018, 20:05 PM IST

MHA prepares for inter-ministerial talks on criminal law bill

The Home Ministry is moving fast to hold inter-ministerial consultations on the Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill.

Mar 07, 2013, 21:47 PM IST

Par panel`s predicament over Criminal Law Bill after Ordinance

As government brings an ordinance on crimes against women, Parliamentary committee examining a similar bill, decided to seek views of Rajya Sabha Chairman on whether legislation was still "alive".

Feb 04, 2013, 22:12 PM IST