UNNAO RAPE CASE
Vet case: Telangana HC adjourns pleas against 'encounter' killing
On Thursday, the court had posted the matter for Friday to enable the State Government to get a clarification from the Supreme Court on the status of the bodies of the four men preserved in the state-run Gandhi Hospital here as per earlier orders of the High Court.
Nirbhaya case: Court to hear on Dec 18 plea seeking issuance of death warrants against convicts
Additional Sessions Judge Satish Kumar Arora ...
Unnao rape case survivor airlifted to Delhi for further treatment
The young girl from Unnao was raped last year in December by Shivam Trivedi...
Nirbhaya case: SC to hear review plea of a convict on December 17
A 23-year-old paramedic student, who came to be known as Nirbhaya, was gang-raped on the intervening night of December 16-17, 2012 inside a running bus in south Delhi by six persons and severely assaulted before being thrown out on the road.
A convict in Nirbhaya gang rape, murder case moves Supreme Court seeking review of death penalty
The 23-year-old paramedic student was brutally gang raped on the intervening night of December 16-17, 2012 inside a running bus in South Delhi by six persons and severely assaulted before being thrown out on the road. She succumbed to injuries on December 29, 2012 at Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore.
SC to consider appointing its ex-judge to inquire into encounter of rape-murder accused in Hyderabad
"We are conscious of the fact that the Telangana High Court had taken note of it," a bench headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) S A Bobde said, adding that the top court only wants that a Delhi-based former apex court judge should hold inquiry into the case. "We propose to appoint a former Supreme Court judge to inquire into it," said the bench.
Nirbhaya case convict shifted to Tihar Jail
Pawan Gupta is lodged in Jail No. 2 of Tihar, where two other convicts in the case - Mukesh Singh and Akshay are also lodged, while Vinay Sharma is in Jail No. 4 of Tihar, another jail official said.
23-year old Unnao rape survivor dies after being burnt alive by accused
The report of the victim’s death add to a string of tragic events that have unfolded since last week beginning from the rape and murder of a 26-year old veterinarian in Hyderabad- an act of horror that caused wide outrage across the country.
Tihar jail asks UP for two hangmen, speculation over Nirbhaya killers' execution
The Tihar Jail in Delhi has asked Uttar Pradesh to provide two hangmen on short notice, amid reports that four men convicted in the Nirbhaya rape-and-murder case may be executed soon. Uttar Pradesh's Additional Director General (Prisons) Anand Kumar told reporters on Thursday that the department is ready to provide the hangmen.
Are we heading towards society of lawlessness? Ex-CJI over rape-murder incidents, Hyderabad encounter
Citing the rape and murder of a 27-year-old veterinarian in Hyderabad and the killing of the accused in police encounter, former Chief Justice of India R M Lodha on Tuesday said the country is struggling to protect human rights of citizens and such crimes reflect the "deep malice" that has crept in the society.
Unnao immolation case: Police to use victim’s dying declaration to nail 5 accused
The five accused, whom the police interrogated for a day before sending them to jail on December 6, did not confess to their crime while in police custody, state police chief OP Singh confirmed to ET. In fact, sources said that the accused even alluded to the girl committing self-immolation in order to implicate them.
Rape, POCSO case probes should be completed in 2 months: Ravi Shankar Prasad to write to CMs, CJs
"I am going to write letters to all the chief ministers urging them to complete the investigation within two months in rape and POCSO cases," Prasad told reporters. Incidents of rape and crimes against women are unfortunate and highly condemnable, Prasad said. "I will also write to the chief justices of all the high courts," he further added.
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Telangana encounter deaths: SC orders judicial inquiry, to be headed by its ex-judge VS Sirpurkar
An apex court bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde was hearing two public interest litigations seeking an independent probe into the deaths last week.
Unnao rape victim died of extensive burn injuries: Postmortem report
The 23-year-old woman was set ablaze on Thursday by five people, including two who are accused of raping her. She had suffered 90 per cent burns and was airlifted from Lucknow to the Delhi-based hospital where she died on Friday night.
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