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Mahmood Farooqui

Dastaan-E-Dastangoi: The Lost Art Form Of Story Telling

Nov 21, 2018 Pracheta Saha

Dastangoi is a lost art form of storytelling in Urdu, performed by either one or two people.

SC Rejects Appeal Challenging Acquittal Of Peepli Live Co-Director Mahmood Farooqui In Rape Case

Jan 19, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

"We are not satisfied. We will not interfere with the high court verdict. It is a well-written judgement," the bench comprising Justices S A Bobde and L Nageswara Rao said.

Dastan-E-Judiciary Versus Consent: Through Farooqi Case, Court Creates A Separate Class Of Survivors—Educated Women

One doesn’t know where to start responding to this barrage of speculations advanced by the High Court to reformulate real consent, real resistance and real rape—the holy trinity of inexcusable defense in rape cases.

Peepli Live’s Co-Director Farooqui’s Acquittal And Judge’s Reasoning Split Legal Fraternity Down The Middle

Sep 26, 2017 Rama Dwivedi

Lawyers, activists see the verdict as a ‘dangerous reasoning’ that further trivializes ‘consent’, something that already is a bone of contention among many.

'No' Has To Be 'An Affirmative One In Clear Terms': Delhi HC On Consent In Mahmood Farooqui Case

"Peepli Live" co-director Farooqui was acquitted by the high court saying it remained doubtful whether any such incident took place.

25 September, 2017

From Conviction To Acquittal: History Of 'Rape' Case Involving Mahmood Farooqui

Outlook Web Bureau

Co-director of Bollywood movie 'Peepli Live' Mahmood Farooqui was arrested in a rape case of a 30-year-old American researcher in March 2015

25 September, 2017

Peepli Live Co-Director Mahmood Farooqui Acquitted In US Reasearcher Rape Case

Outlook Web Bureau

Delhi High Court raised doubt over 'veracity of incident' and complaint.

06 September, 2016

Dastaan-e-State v. Farooqui

Jhuma Sen

The distinction between oral sex and penile sex is based on moral considerations that put centrality on loss of honour in peno-vaginal rape.

01 August, 2016

Tackling The Silences Around Mahmood Farooqui

Rama Lakshmi

We complain about police investigations, court trials, victim blaming and so on. But only if we keep pushing the system, will it eventually work.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar offers prayers at a temple situated on the Mandar mountain in Banka district.

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Actress and Trinamool Congress MP Mimi Chakraborty at the launch of a collection of jewelleries, ahead of Durga Puja festivals, in Kolkata.

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People Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti addresses a press conference at the party office in Jammu.

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Jammu & Kashmir Public Health Engineering (PHE) daily wagers shout slogans during a protest over their various demands, in Jammu.

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Bollywood actors Rajniesh Duggal, Akansha Puri, Niharica Raizada, Sajjad Dalfarooz and Dilbar during a press conference for announcement of a web series, in Srinagar.

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Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu