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SC dismisses plea against 'Peepli Live' director Mahmood Farooqui's acquittal in rape case

A trial court had on August 4 last year sent him to jail for seven years.

Jan 19, 2018, 13:41 PM IST

Consent to sexual advances doesn't come from mere hesitation: HC

The high court said in today's scenario, it was expected that consent be viewed as a clear and unambiguous agreement.

Sep 25, 2017, 22:40 PM IST

HC acquits Peepli Live co-director Mahmood Farooqui in rape case

The Delhi High Court today acquitted Mahmood Farooqui, co-director of Bollywood film Peepli Live, in a rape case involving a US researcher, saying he was entitled to benefit of doubt as the testimony of the victim was not reliable.

Sep 25, 2017, 15:11 PM IST

Mahmood Farooqui rape case: Delhi police seeks maximum punishment for 'Peepli live' co-director

On Saturday, Additional Sessions Judge Sanjiv Jain convicted Farooqui for rape and fixed August 2 for hearing arguments on quantum of sentence. 

Aug 02, 2016, 15:52 PM IST

'Peepli Live' co-director Mahmood Farooqui convicted for raping American woman

Delhi's Saket court on Saturday has reportedly convicted 'Peepli Live' co-director Mahmood Farooqui in a rape case. 

Jul 30, 2016, 16:28 PM IST

US woman's testimony nails Farooqui in rape case: Cops to court

A US researcher was sexually assaulted by 'Peepli Live' co-director Mahmood Farooqui, the Delhi Police told a court on Thursday.

Jan 14, 2016, 21:43 PM IST

Rediscover old tales in a forgotten language at Dastangoi Festival in Delhi

Dastango Aamir & Dastango Affan performing 'Dastan-e-Amir Hamza' at Dastangoi Festival

Dec 18, 2015, 14:12 PM IST

'Peepli Live' co-director Mahmood Farooqui forced himself upon US researcher, says common friend

'Peepli Live' co-director Mahmood Farooqui had forced himself upon the American researcher, a common friend of the woman who had introduced her to the film maker, claimed before a Delhi court on Tuesday.

Oct 06, 2015, 21:52 PM IST

US woman testifies in rape case against 'Peepli Live' director

An American woman, who was allegedly raped by Bollywood movie "Peepli Live" director Mahmood Farooqui, has testified as a prosecution witness in the case, sources said on Thursday.

Sep 24, 2015, 20:17 PM IST

Trial begins in rape case against 'Peepli Live' director

A court here on Wednesday began trial in a rape case against Mahmood Farooqui, the director of Bollywood movie "Peepli Live" who is accused of sexually assaulting an American woman.

Sep 09, 2015, 19:26 PM IST

Delhi court frames rape charges against 'Peepli Live' co-director Mahmood Farooqui

A Delhi court has framed rape charges against 'Peepli Live'  co-director Mahmood Farooqui for allegedly raping an American researcher at his residence.

Sep 02, 2015, 16:19 PM IST

'Peepli live' co-director seeks bail in rape case

 Co-director of Bollywood movie "Peepli Live" Mahmood Farooqui, an accused in a rape case, on Thursday moved for bail in a Delhi court.

Aug 20, 2015, 19:28 PM IST

Police file charge sheet against `Peepli-Live` co-director Mahmood Farooqui in rape case

 Mahmood Farooqui, co-director of Bollywood movie 'Peepli Live', was today chargesheeted by Delhi Police for allegedly raping an American research scholar at his residence here.

Jul 29, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

Anusha Rizvi to direct `Opium` with husband

Journalist-turned-director Anusha Rizvi, who debuted as a director with highly acclaimed ‘Peepli Live’, has teamed up with her husband Mahmood Farooqui to direct her second movie ‘Opium’.

Nov 26, 2012, 18:21 PM IST