Nirbhaya case: Mukesh Kumar moves SC, seeks judicial review of rejection of mercy petition by Prez
Mukesh Kumar, one of the death row convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya murder and gang rape case has moved the Supreme Court seeking judicial review of the rejection of mercy petition by the President. A petition has been filed under Article 32 for judicial review of the manner of rejection of the mercy petition.
Chaibasa murders: Will not let anyone create environment of fear, says CM Hemant Soren
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Judge who issued death warrant against Nirbhaya rape case convicts, transferred
Additional Session Judge Satish Kumar Arora has been transfer...
Elusive conspirator in Gauri Lankesh murder arrested in Jharkhand
Personnel of the Karnataka Special Investigation Team, set up to probe the killing that triggered a national outrage, arrested Rishikesh Dewerkar alias Rajesh, from Katras town, about 30 km from here, on Thursday evening, Dhanbad senior Superintendent of Police Kisor Kaushal told reporters.
Nirbhaya convicts shifted to jail no 3 where hanging is set to take place: Tihar officials
The four death row convicts -- Vinay Sharma, Akshay Kumar Singh, Mukesh Kumar Singh and Pawan Gupta -- were scheduled to be hanged on January 22. However, the Delhi government told the High Court on Wednesday their execution has to be postponed in view of the pendency of a mercy petition by one of them.
Convict Mukesh moves court for postponing execution date in Nirbhaya gang rape-murder case
Mukesh's counsel moved the trial court immediately after the Delhi High Court declined to entertain his plea to set aside the January 7 order issuing his death warrant and asked them to approach the lower court.
Nirbhaya case: SC dismisses curative petitions filed by two of four death row convicts
The Supreme Court Tuesday dismissed the curative petitions filed by two of the four death row convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and mur...
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No evidence found of murder of children in Muzaffarpur shelter home case: CBI tells SC
The probe agency told the top court that two skeletons were recovered but later in forensic investigation it was found to be that of a woman and a man. A bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde accepted the status report of the CBI and allowed two officers to be relieved from the investigation team.
Top LeT militant, aide get life sentence in murder case
Senior police officer Imtiyaz Hussain tweeted: "The boy Feroz by name was killed by terrorists in a mosque and a secessionist leader back then had issued a statement saying that boy's life should have been spared if he had taken refuge in mosque. Means otherwise he was Wajib-ul-Qatal (gallows bird)."
Death warrant issued for Nirbhaya rapists, to be hanged on Jan 22
A Delhi Court today issued death warrant against four convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case. The hanging will take place o...
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Vet rape & murder: Telangana HC orders re-postmortem of four slain accused
The Telangana High Court on Saturday directed re-postmortem of the bodies of four accused in the gang-rape and murder of a woman veterinarian near here last month, who were killed in an alleged encounter on December 6.
Parliament expresses concern over rape and murder in Hyderabad
Following the Nirbhaya incident in Delhi in 2011, the punishment for rape was made harsher, including capital punishment in some cases. Juvenile accused over 16 can be treated as an adult and tried too.
Supreme Court rejects plea to review death penalty in Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case
A bench comprising Justices R Banumathi, Ashok Bhushan and A S Bopanna was constituted on Tuesday evening by the apex court to hear the review plea of Akshay, who wanted a review of the 2017 judgement upholding his death penalty.
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