UNNAO RAPE CASE
Don't do politics over Nirbhaya case, Arvind Kejriwal tells BJP
Reacting to Union Minister and BJP leader Smriti Irani blaming the AAP government for the "delay" in hanging of the four convicts, Delhi CM Kejriwal said he felt "sad that politics is being done on such an issue".
Nirbhaya case: One of four gang rape convicts moves HC against death warrant
The four convicts -- Vinay Sharma (26), Mukesh Kumar (32), Aksha...
Unnao: HC seeks CBI's response on Kuldeep Sengar's appeal challenging conviction, life term
A bench of justices Manmohan and Sangeeta Dhingra...
Ex-BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar gets life imprisonment in Unnao rape case
Sengar will remain in jail for "remainder of his natural biological life" for raping a woman in Unnao in 2017, a Delhi court said on Friday while sentencing him for life. The court also imposed an exemplary fine of Rs 25 lakh on him.
Many AAP candidates charged with corruption, rape & other offences: BJP leader Vijay Goel
Goel claimed that many candidates in the list announced by the Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday had cases against them under charges of corruption, violence, rape, rioting and other criminal offences.
Nirbhaya case: Court issues fresh death warrants against 4 convicts, orders hanging on Feb 1, 6 am
Additional Sessions Judge Satish Kumar Arora was hearing a plea by one of the four death row convicts in the case, Mukesh Kumar Singh, seeking postponement of the date of his execution scheduled for January 22. Earlier in the day, the Tihar jail authorities sought issuance of fresh death warrants against the four convicts.
Delhi court convicts expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar in Unnao rape case
A Delhi court on Monday convicted expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar for kidnapping and rape of a woman in Unnao in 2017.
Unnao rape case survivor airlifted to Delhi for further treatment
The young girl from Unnao was raped last year in December by Shivam Trivedi and his friend Shubham. After being released on bail last week, Trivedi, along with his friend caught the victim off guard when she was on her way to Raibareli on Thursday morning to present herself in the local court.
Darkness in Unnao: Three cases of rape & immolation have shaken the nation
Outside Bihar police station, women helpline numbers are written in red. That hasn't helped Unnao’s women.
Conviction rate for rape only 27.2% even as country celebrates justice in Nirbhaya case
According to the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), 1,56,327 rape cases were on trial in 2018. Of these, trial was completed in 17,313 cases, resulting in conviction in only 4,708 cases. There was acquittal in 11,133 rape cases and discharge in 1,472 cases.
Muzaffarpur case: Court seeks CBI response on Brajesh Thakur's plea claiming witnesses not reliable
The plea was filed as the probe agency had given a statement in the Supreme Court that the girls, who were thought to be allegedly murdered, were alive, said advocate Dheeraj Kumar, representing some of the accused in the case.
Nirbhaya case: SC dismisses curative petitions filed by two of four death row convicts
The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the curative petitions filed by two of the four death row convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case.
Weinstein charged with rape in LA on the eve of his New York trial
The charges in Los Angeles took more than two years to file because the women were reluctant to provide all the information necessary.
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.
Nirbhaya case: Delhi court dismisses NGO plea to persuade death row convicts to donate organs
The court had ordered on January 7 that the four convicts -- Mukesh (32), Pawan Gupta (25), Vinay Sharma (26) and Akshay Kumar Singh (31) -- be hanged on January 22 at 7 am in Tihar jail.
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