Will keep fighting for justice for my daughter, hang convicts on Dec 16: Nirbhaya's mother
The mother of the 2012 Delhi gangrape-murder victim on Friday said she wants those convicted in the case to be hanged on December 16, the day her daughter 'Nirbhaya' was brutally assaulted and left to die on the road seven years ago.
Nirbhaya case: Convict files review petition in SC, seeking leniency
Akshay Kumar Singh, one of the convicts in the brutal December 16, 2012,...
17-year-old gang-raped, burned alive in Tripura
The girl had suffered 90% burn injuries after being set on fire, allegedly by her boyfriend a...
Supreme Court to hear petition against Telangana encounter tomorrow
The police claimed that the quartet had been taken for the crime reconstruction when they tried to snatch their weapons and flee, forcing them to open fire in which they were killed.
MHA recommends to Prez to reject mercy plea of Nirbhaya gang-rape convict
The move came two days after the file rejecting the mercy plea was sent by Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal to the Home Ministry.
District court backed victim, denied bail to Unnao accused
According to the order passed by the Raebareli court on October 25 that denied him bail, Shivam Trivedi had argued that the woman was his “legally wedded wife” and hence he was entitled to bail. Marital rape is not a crime under Indian law.
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.
Accused snatched weapons and attacked police party, got killed in retaliatory firing: Cyberabad CP
Detailing the sequence of events that led to the encounter of all the four accused in the brutal gang-rape and murder case of woman veterina...
Nirbhaya gangrape: Delhi court admits parents' plea seeking transfer of case to another judge
The victim's parents moved the application since the earlier two judges hearing the matter got transferred and the matter is getting adjourned continuously, the plea said. The special fast track court, set up to hear cases of sexual harassment cases exclusively, of Patiala House Court is currently vacant and no judge has been appointed till now.
Nirbhaya gangrape: Convicts could be executed soon
"All the convicts have not sought a review of the sentence. "Tihar Jail and Mandoli jail authorities handed over notices to the convicts on Oct 28. It has been made clear to the convicts that they can file a mercy plea within 7 days," said sources. Sources have also said the convicts have become restless after receiving the notices.
Convict on death row in 2012 gang-rape case files mercy petition before President
A 23-year-old student was raped on the intervening night of December 16-17, 2012 inside a running bus by six persons and severely assaulted before being thrown out. One of the accused, Ram Singh, had hanged himself in jail and another accused, a juvenile, was given the maximum sentence of three years' imprisonment in a reform facility.
Kathua ‘gangrape and murder’ case: Court directs FIR against SIT members
Judicial Magistrate Prem Sagar gave the direction to SSP of Jammu on an application moved by Sachin Sharma, Neeraj Sharma and Sahil Sharma, who were witnesses in the case, saying cognizable offences are made out against the six.
In online clean-up, Home Ministry gets sites to take off 71 videos
A list of 500 key words used in searching such videos was compiled and shared with Internet service providers such as Google, Yahoo, Facebook, WhatsApp and Microsoft.
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.
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.
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