Pinki Pramanik

  • Pinki seeks Mamata's intervention in her case November 15, 2012

    Kolkata: Alleging harassment by police, Asian Games Gold medallist Pinki Pramanik, who has been charged with rape, on Thursday urged Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to intervene in the case. "I would like the chief minister to speak out against my harassment and want the cooperation of Sports minister Madan Mitra...
  • I have not done anything wrong, says Pinki Pramanik November 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Asian Games gold medallist Pinki Pramanik, described as male in a police chargesheet which also accused her of rape, on Wednesday said that she had not done anything wrong. She also blamed the police for torturing her. "Everybody who said that they will support me is now keeping quiet....
  • Pinki to file defamation case against police, prosecutor November 14, 2012

    Kolkata: Asian Games gold medallist athlete Pinki Pramanik, described as a male in a police chargesheet which also accused her of rape, on Wednesday said she would file a defamation case against investigators and a government lawyer. "Very soon I will slap a defamation case against the police and the...
  • Police driving me to suicide: Pinki Pramanik November 13, 2012

    Kolkata: Alleging a "huge conspiracy" after police filed a chargesheet claiming she was a male, Asian Games gold medallist athlete Pinki Pramanik on Monday said the investigating authorities were trying to force her to commit suicide. Pinki said that contrary to the police claim, the medical report had concluded that she...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 12, 2012

    Congress says CAG a companion as BJP, Kejriwal attack UPA for trying to 'gag' it. Medical report says athlete Pinki Pramanik is male, police file rape case. ...
  • Police book Asiad gold medalist Pinki Pramanik for rape, cheating November 12, 2012

    The police action came after it submitted the gender determination test report which showed that the 26-year-old is a male. ...
  • News 360: RSS leader MG Vaidya targets Narendra Modi November 15, 2012

    SS ideologue MG Vaidya in his blog has said that the needle of suspicion in the campaign against BJP president Nitin Gadkari points to Gujarat BJP and Chief Minister Narendra Modi....
  • Athlete Pinki Pramanik is male: Medical report November 13, 2012

    Kolkata: The medical report of Pinki Pramanik suggests that the athlete is male. The police have submitted a chargesheet against Pinki Pramanik at Barasat Court alongside the medical report, charging the athlete with rape and cheating. Pinki's medical tests were performed by a board of doctors at the SSKM hospital in...
  • Pinki Pramanik rejoins railways as ticket collector August 10, 2012

    Kolkata: Asian Games gold medallist Pinki Pramanik, who was accused of gender misrepresentation and rape by her live-in partner, has rejoined her duty at the Sealdah Railway Station after the Eastern Railway revoked her suspension. The former middle-distance runner, who had got a relay gold at the Doha 2006 Asiad, on...
  • Demystified: What are gender tests? July 26, 2012

    Mumbai: Asian Games silver medallist Santhi Soundarajan's tragic story from being the nations top athlete to a daily wage labourer due to a gender test result made headlines. But what are these 'gender tests'? How exact are these tests that have also been conducted on another athlete Pinki Parmanik? Pinki...
  • I was threatened, forced to blackmail Pinki, says ex-partner July 18, 2012

    Pinki Pramanik's former live-in partner said that the husband of CPM MP Jyotirmoyee Sikdar forced her to frame Pinki. ...
  • Was Pinki Pramanik framed in the rape case? July 18, 2012

    Pinki Pramanik's former live-in partner Anamika, who had charged her with rape, now says she was forced to do so by the husband of former athlete and CPM MP Jyotirmoyee Sikdar. ...
  • CPM MP's husband framed Pinki, says ex-partner July 17, 2012

    Kolkata: Athlete Pinki Pramanik's former live-in partner has alleged that she was forced to make allegations against her by Avatar Singh, who is the husband of former athlete and CPM MP Jyotirmoyee Sikdar. Pinki's former partner has submitted copies of taped telephone chats with Avatar Singh as evidence to the police....
  • WB govt orders inquiry into land allotted to Pinki July 17, 2012

    Kolkata: The West Bengal government on Monday ordered an inquiry into the land allotted to Asian Games gold medalist Pinki Pramanik, who recently walked out of jail after spending 26 days in custody on charges of rape. "KMDA CEO Vivek Bharadwaj will inquire into the matter about how Pinki was...
  • Pinki files theft complaint against live-in partner July 15, 2012

    Kolkata: Asiad gold medallist runner Pinki Pramanik, accused of being a male and committing rape, on Sunday sought police protection and filed a theft complaint against her live-in partner on whose complaint she was arrested in West Bengal June 14. "I was out of my house for almost a month and...
  • Now, Pinki Pramanik faces land scam charge July 12, 2012

    Kolkata: West Bengal Sports Minister Madan Mitra on Wednesday alleged that gold medal winning athlete Pinki Pramanik was involved in a land scam as she had illegally sold a plot leased to her by the state government free of cost. But the former athlete denied any wrongdoing. "The land was given...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai July 11, 2012

    Catch today's top stories with CNN-IBN's Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • News 360: Kingfisher claims no role in DGCA's removal July 11, 2012

    Sources say Bharat Bhushan was sacked after he threatened to cancel Kingfisher's licence for not paying its employees. ...
  • I was arrested without medical test: Pinki Pramanik July 11, 2012

    Speaking to CNN-IBN, Asian Games gold medallist Pinki Pramanik claimed that she was being blackmailed and framed by her roommate. ...
  • My roommate blackmailed, framed me: Pinki July 11, 2012

    Kolkata: Asian Games gold medallist Pinki Pramanik on Wednesday claimed that she was being blackmailed and framed by her roommate. Speaking to CNN-IBN after walking out of the jail, Pinki said, "My roommate used to blackmail me over my photographs and now she framed me." Pinki also claimed injustice as...
  • Pinki Pramanik out of jail, says she's being framed July 11, 2012

    Kolkata: Asian Games gold medallist Pinki Pramanik finally walked out of jail after 26 days on Wednesday. After walking out of the jail, Pinki said that she was being framed on rape charges by her live-in partner. "I will consult my lawyer and decide my next course of action. I...
  • Athlete Pinki likely to be out of jail today July 11, 2012

    Kolkata: Asian Games gold medallist Pinki Pramanik, accused of raping a woman, is likely to be released from a Dum Dum Central Correctional Home in Kolkata on Wednesday. She was granted bail by the North 24 Parganas district court on Tuesday. Pinki was arrested on June 14 following allegations of...
  • Athlete Pinki Pramanik gets bail in rape case July 10, 2012

    Kolkata: Asian Games gold medallist Pinki Pramanik, accused of raping a woman, has been granted bail by the North 24 Parganas district court on Tuesday. Pinki was arrested on June 14 following allegations of rape against her. The former middle-distance runner, who had won the 4x400m relay gold in the 2006...
  • Pinki case: Bengal government pleads ignorance July 6, 2012

    Kolkata: The West Bengal government on Friday pleaded ignorance about the complaint made by Asiad gold medalist Pinki Pramanik of atrocities inflicted on her in custody and demand for justice, as the Opposition's move to raise the issue in the Assembly was rejected on the ground of it being sub-judice. "I...
  • Probe violation of Pinki Pramanik's rights: HC July 6, 2012

    Kolkata: In a relief for athlete Pinki Pramanik, the Calcutta High court has ordered a probe into the alleged violation of her rights. The court has asked cyber crime experts to probe the rights violation. The court has also asked the government to file an affidavit against the allegations of the...
  • Has Pinki Pramanik's dignity been violated? July 6, 2012

    Even as Asiad gold medallist runner Pinki Pramanik fights a legal battle after accused of being a male and arrested for alleged rape, a video showing the athlete completely naked and undergoing tests at a private nursing home has gone viral online. On Face The Nation, CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika...
  • HC to hear PIL in the Pinki Pramanik case July 6, 2012

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court will on Friday hear a PIL filed against violation of athlete Pinki Pramanik's human rights. The PIL filed by RS Chattopadhyay has hit out at still keeping her in police custody. On Tuesday, the West Bengal Human Rights Commission ordered a probe into the allegations...
  • FTN: Has Pinki Pramanik's dignity been violated? July 5, 2012

    The protesters blame government's insensitivity, questioning how an MMS of Pinki undergoing a gender determination test went viral in the first place. ...
  • MMS row: Are Pinki Pramanik's rights being violated? July 4, 2012

    Activists question how an MMS of Pinki Pramanik undergoing a gender determination test went viral. ...
  • Did govt fail to protect Pinki Pramanik's rights? July 4, 2012

    Kolkata: Human rights activists are now demanding justice for athlete Pinki Pramanik who has been charged with rape and is undergoing gender determination tests in Kolkata. The protesters blame government's insensitivity in handling the case, questioning how an MMS of Pinki undergoing a gender determination test went viral in the...