Tehelka

  • Sexual assault case: Tejpal moves SC seeking bail after HC's refusal 10-04-2014 07:48 PM

    Founder editor of Tehelka magazine Tarun Tejpal who has been charged with allegedly raping a junior female journalist colleague during an event in Goa, has moved the Supreme Court seeking bail. "The bail plea was filed yesterday before the Supreme Court," his advocate Sandip Kapoor told on Thursday. The Goa...
  • Sexual assault case: Tejpal permitted to meet ailing mother on Thursday 02-04-2014 02:57 PM

    A local court on Wednesday allowed Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, accused of raping his woman colleague, to meet his ailing mother on Thursday. Fast track court judge Vijaya Pol, while allowing the application filed by Tejpal, put several conditions which he will have to abide to meet his mother...
  • Court reserves order on Tejpal's plea to meet his mother 29-03-2014 11:33 PM

    A local court on Saturday deferred its order till April 2 on plea of Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, who is in jail in rape case, seeking to meet his ailing mother twice a week at his North Goa residence. Tejpal, who is accused of raping his colleague in a...
  • Bombay HC rejects Tarun Tejpal's bail plea, Goa court permits him to meet his mother 14-03-2014 12:54 PM

    Panaji: The Goa bench of the Bombay High Court has rejected Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal's bail plea in the sexual assault case. This even as a Goa court granted permission to Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, currently in jail on rape charge, to meet his ailing mother. Tejpal had moved...
  • Tehelka sexual assault case: Goa court to hear Tejpal's bail plea today 14-03-2014 12:08 PM

    New Delhi: The bail plea of founder of the Tehelka magazine Tarun Tejpal, accused in a sexual assault case, will come up for hearing at a Goa court on Friday. The order of the court is expected at 2.30 pm. Tejpal was arrested in November 2013 and charged with rape...
  • Tarun Tejpal moves plea to meet mother in hospital 14-03-2014 12:25 AM

    Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, currently in jail on charges of raping a colleague, moved a plea before the court on Thursday to permit him to visit his ailing mother who is in a hospital in Panaji. The application along with attached copies of Tejpal's mother's medical certificates was submitted...
  • Sexual assault case: Court to hear Tejpal, CBI's applications on March 21 06-03-2014 03:57 PM

    A local court on Thursday fixed the hearing on four different applications filed by Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, accused of sexually assaulting a junior woman colleague, and the Crime Branch to March 21. The Fast Track Court ordered that it will hear the three applications by Tejpal and an...
  • Tarun Tejpal's bail plea hearing begins in-camera 04-03-2014 12:25 PM

    Panaji: The Bombay High Court on Tuesday began in-camera hearing on the bail petition of Tehelka Founder Editor Tarun Tejpal, accused of sexually assaulting a woman colleague in a lift of a star hotel in Goa. The single bench of justice U V Bakre agreed for the in-camera hearing of...
  • Former BJP chief Bangaru Laxman, convicted in arms deal case, dies 01-03-2014 05:48 PM

    Hyderabad: Former Bharatiya Janata Party president Bangaru Laxman died on Saturday in Hyderabad after a prolonged illness. The 73-year-old was admitted to a private hospital in Hyderabad. Bangaru had to step down as the president of the BJP after a sting operation by Tehelka and was convicted by a court...
  • Sexual assault case: Tarun Tejpal booked for using mobile phone in prison 28-02-2014 05:08 PM

    Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal has been booked for possession of a mobile phone inside prison premises, an official said on Friday. Tejpal is one of the seven inmates at Vasco's Sada sub jail, located 35 km from Panaji, who were found with a mobile phone during a surprise raid Sunday...
  • Plaint filed against Tejpal for keeping mobile phone in jail 25-02-2014 12:05 AM

    Goa jail authorities on Monday filed a formal police complaint against Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal and six others after mobile phones were found allegedly in their possession inside the Sada Sub jail. During a surprise inspection in the jail on Sunday, the authorities had found Tejpal possessing a mobile phone...
  • Tehelka case: Mobile phone found from Tejpal's cell during prison raid 24-02-2014 08:20 AM

    Prison authorities on Sunday seized a mobile phone during a surprise inspection of the cell in which Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal is lodged at the Sada sub-jail in Goa's Vasco city. ...
  • FTP: Does Tarun Tejpal have a valid case to project himself as a victim? 19-02-2014 11:10 PM

    After being charged with rape, sexual harassment and outraging the modesty of a woman by the Goa Police on Monday, Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal issued a statement on Tuesday evening alleging political vendetta. Tejpal has also got no relief from custody as his bail plea has been adjourned till March...
  • Rape case: Court accepts Tarun Tejpal's plea seeking CCTV footage 19-02-2014 01:26 PM

    Panaji: Tehelka Founder-Editor Tarun Tejpal's plea for access to the CCTV footage of the hotel has been accepted by the Goa Court. The application was not contested by the prosecution. Both the defence and the prosecution will be given the tapes by Wednesday evening. Tejpal had alleged that there is...
  • Rape case: Tejpal alleges political vendetta, bail plea adjourned 18-02-2014 11:37 AM

    Panaji: Tehelka Founder-Editor Tarun Tejpal, who has been accused by a woman journalist of sexual assault, has now alleged that the case against him is political vendetta. This comes as he gets no relief from custody as his bail plea has been adjourned till March 4. Tejpal was on Monday...
  • Sexual assault case: Tehelka editor Tarun Tejpal charged with rape 17-02-2014 01:00 PM

    Panaji: Almost three months after a woman journalist working in Tehelka accused its Editor-in-Chief Tarun Tejpal of sexually assaulting her, he was on Monday charged with rape by Goa Police. Tejpal has also been slapped with charges of sexual harassment and outraging the modesty of a woman. Police reportedly filed...
  • Chargesheet against Tehelka Editor Tarun Tejpal to be filed today 17-02-2014 08:51 AM

    Panaji: Goa police will on Monday file charge sheet against Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal who was accused of sexually assaulting his woman colleague during the 'Think Fest'. The charge sheet would be filed before Principal Additional Sessions court judge Anuja Prabhudesai, sources said. Tejpal (50) has been accused of raping...
  • Goa police to file charge sheet against Tejpal on February 17 15-02-2014 05:56 PM

    Panaji: Goa police will file charge sheet on Monday against Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal who was accused of sexually assaulting his woman colleague last year. The charge sheet would be filed before Principal Additional Sessions court judge Anuja Prabhudesai, sources said on Saturday. Tejpal (50) has been accused of raping...
  • Sexual assault case: Court extends Tarun Tejpal's custody by 14 days 10-02-2014 02:46 PM

    A court in Goa on Monday extended Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal's judicial remand by 14 more days. Tejpal, one of India's well-known journalists, has already approached the Bombay High Court for bail. He was arrested in November for allegedly sexually assaulting a junior colleague during a conference at a Goa...
  • Sexual assault case: Tarun Tejpal's custody ends today 10-02-2014 09:25 AM

    Panaji: Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal's custody in the sexual assault case ends on Monday. Tejpal had applied for bail to the Goa bench of the Bombay High Court. The plea is slated for hearing this week. It is also expected that the Goa Police will file a charge sheet...
  • Tehelka sexual assault case: Virulent campaign to falsify facts, alleges victim 30-01-2014 04:52 PM

    The former woman journalist with Tehelka, who has accused the magazine's founder editor Tarun Tejpal of sexually assaulting her, has complained to Goa police that a "systematic and virulent campaign" has been launched to falsify facts and the truth in the case. The Goa crime branch, which is investigating the...
  • Sexual assault: Complainant alleges harassment by Tejpal, his family 29-01-2014 09:03 PM

    New Delhi: The war of words turned ugly between Tehelka Editor-in-Chief Tarun Tejpal and the complainant who was allegedly sexually assaulted by him as she wrote a letter to the Goa Police alleging harassment and intimidation by Tejpal and his family. The complainant said, "My identity is deliberately being leaked...
  • Tehelka sexual assault case: Goa Police to file chargesheet by Feb 5 28-01-2014 10:17 AM

    Panaji: The chargesheet against Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal in connection with the sexual assault case would be filed by next week. "The chargesheet in Tehelka case would be filed by February 5. The investigation in the case is almost over," a senior crime branch official said. A former junior...
  • Tehelka sexual assault case: Goa Police yet to get response from actor Robert De Niro 20-01-2014 12:11 PM

    Hollywood actor Robert De Niro is yet to respond to the questionnaire sent by Goa Police probing the sexual assault case allegedly involving Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal. The former woman journalist with Tehelka magazine, who accused 50-year-old Tejpal of sexual assault, and the accused were with the Hollywood star...
  • Tejpal sexual assault case: CCTV backs complainant's stand, says court 19-01-2014 04:02 PM

    Panaji: The Goa sessions court while rejecting Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal's bail plea in the sexual assault case against him earlier this week observed that the CCTV footage of the lift does not falsify the victim's version. The details emerging from the 21-page observations of the court suggest that...
  • Tehelka sexual assault case: Goa police may file chargesheet by January end 19-01-2014 02:25 PM

    Goa police are expected to sum up their investigations in the sexual assault case allegedly involving Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal and file a charge sheet by this month end, an official said in Goa on Sunday. "The investigations in the case are almost in the final stage," the senior...
  • Tehelka sexual assault case: Tarun Tejpal's bail plea rejected 15-01-2014 05:44 PM

    Panaji: The Goa session court has rejected a bail plea filed by Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal in the sexual assault case against him. Tejpal has spent a month and a half cumulatively in police and judicial custody. He has been accused of allegedly sexually assaulting a junior colleague in a...
  • Sexual assault case: Tarun Tejpal's bail plea order likely today 15-01-2014 10:42 AM

    Panaji: Order on bail plea of 'Tehelka' founder editor Tarun Tejpal case is expected on Wednesday afternoon. A Goa court has already heard the arguments of Tejpal's lawyer and the prosecution and is likely to pronounce the order on the bail application. Tarun Tejpal has been lodged at a Goa...
  • Tehelka sexual assault case: Order on Tarun Tejpal's bail plea likely tomorrow 14-01-2014 06:36 PM

    Panaji: A Goa court will likely pronounce its order on the bail plea of Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal in a sexual assault case tomorrow afternoon. The court has heard the arguments of the defence and the prosecution. Tarun Tejpal has been lodged at a Goa jail for over a...
  • Tarun Tejpal's custody ends today, bail plea to come up on Jan 15 13-01-2014 10:00 AM

    Panaji: Tehelka Editor-in-Chief Tarun Tejpal's custody in sexual assault case ends on Monday. Tejpal's bail plea is likely to come up on January 15. Tejpal is lodged in Sada sub jail near Vasco town in Goa for allegedly sexually assaulting a younger colleague at Tehelka's 'Think' Fest. The senior journalist's...