2012 Delhi gangrape

2012 Delhi gang-rape: Supreme Court to hear review pleas of convicts on Dec 12

A 23-year-old paramedic student was gang-raped on the intervening night of December 16-17, 2012 inside a moving bus in South Delhi by a gang of six persons.

Nov 13, 2017, 20:54 PM IST
Nirbhaya gang-rape: Supreme Court upholds death sentence for all 4 convicts; victim's parents satisfied

Nirbhaya gang-rape: Supreme Court upholds death sentence for all 4 convicts; victim's parents satisfied

Supreme Court confirmed death penalty for four convicts in Nirbhaya gang-rape case on Friday.

May 05, 2017, 13:41 PM IST
Crucial developments in Nirbhaya gang-rape case: Timeline

Crucial developments in Nirbhaya gang-rape case: Timeline

The Supreme Court is set to deliver the much-awaited verdict in the December 16 Nirbhaya gang-rape case on Friday.

May 05, 2017, 12:55 PM IST
Nirbhaya case: SC to hear convicts' plea challenging death sentence

Nirbhaya case: SC to hear convicts' plea challenging death sentence

The death sentence of four of the convicts - Akshay, Vinay Sharma, Pawan and Mukesh - was upheld by the Delhi High Court.

Nov 15, 2016, 09:26 AM IST
'Nirbhaya' gang-rape: Convict Vinay Sharma attempts suicide in Tihar Jail, admitted to hospital

'Nirbhaya' gang-rape: Convict Vinay Sharma attempts suicide in Tihar Jail, admitted to hospital

In a major development, December 16, 2012 Delhi gang-rape case convict, Vinay Sharma on Thursday attempted suicide in Tihar Jail.

Aug 25, 2016, 08:30 AM IST

Rajya Sabha passes Juvenile Justice Bill: As it happened

Those aged 16 and above will now be tried as adults for heinous crimes like rape as Parliament on Tuesday passed a bill, days after the juvenile convict in the
ghastly 2012 gangrape-cum-murder case walked free for lack of such a legal provision. 

Dec 22, 2015, 20:31 PM IST

Nirbhaya's parents witness RS proceedings on juvenile bill

Parents of the December 2012 gang-rape victim on Tuesday keenly watched deliberations in Rajya Sabha as Women and Child and Development Minister Maneka Gandhi piloted the Juvenile Justice Bill.

Dec 22, 2015, 16:10 PM IST

Delhi gang-rape: Black day for women of country, says DCW chief

DCW chief Swati Maliwal on Monday termed it a "black day" for women after the SC dismissed her last-minute plea against the release of juvenile convict in December 16 gang-rape case.

Dec 21, 2015, 13:30 PM IST
Nirbhaya gang-rape: RS to take up Juvenile Justice Bill for discussion tomorrow

Nirbhaya gang-rape: RS to take up Juvenile Justice Bill for discussion tomorrow

A demand for expeditious passage of the amendments to the Juvenile Justice Act to allow children between 16-18 years to be tried as adults in heinous crime cases was made in the Rajya Sabha today, soon after the Supreme Court dismissed a plea against the release of the juvenile offender in the December 16 gang-rape case.

Dec 21, 2015, 13:19 PM IST
Delhi gang-rape: SC dismisses plea against juvenile's release; DCW says Rajya Sabha 'betrayed' nation

Delhi gang-rape: SC dismisses plea against juvenile's release; DCW says Rajya Sabha 'betrayed' nation

The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the plea against the release of the juvenile convicted for the 2012 December gang-rape case.

Dec 21, 2015, 11:15 AM IST
2012 Delhi gang-rape: SC to hear plea seeking juvenile convict's release today

2012 Delhi gang-rape: SC to hear plea seeking juvenile convict's release today

The Supreme Court on Monday will hear the plea against the release of the juvenile convicted for the 2012 December gang-rape case.

Dec 21, 2015, 08:39 AM IST
Nirbhaya gang-rape case: DCW chief hopes juvenile offender is not released today

Nirbhaya gang-rape case: DCW chief hopes juvenile offender is not released today

The juvenile convict of Delhi gang-rape case is likely to walk free from the undisclosed location on Sunday. 

Dec 20, 2015, 12:34 PM IST
Delhi gang-rape: Police detains, releases Nirbhaya's parents; Kejriwal tweets “action unacceptable”

Delhi gang-rape: Police detains, releases Nirbhaya's parents; Kejriwal tweets “action unacceptable”

A day before the release of juvenile convict in Delhi gang-rape case, police rubbed salt on the wounds of the protesting parents of Nirbhaya by detaining them on Saturday.

Dec 19, 2015, 20:26 PM IST
Delhi gang-rape case: 'Nirbhaya's killer juvenile is devilish, should be punished like an adult'

Delhi gang-rape case: 'Nirbhaya's killer juvenile is devilish, should be punished like an adult'

Bharatiya Janata Party MP Hema Malini on Wednesday opined that the juvenile convict in the December 16 gang-rape case has a very devilish mind and should be treated as other adults in the case.

Dec 17, 2015, 11:41 AM IST

Delhi HC junks December 16 gang-rape convict plea to get true DNA report

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday dismissed a plea by two of the four death row convicts in the December 16, 2012, gang-rape-cum-murder case of a 23-year-old girl to provide true copies of articles used for DNA testing during the investigation of the case, terming it ridiculous.

Aug 04, 2015, 21:20 PM IST
Minor girl brutally gang-raped in UP's Badaun

Minor girl brutally gang-raped in UP's Badaun

It seems even death sentence has failed to infuse fear in the perverted minds of rapists.

Jun 30, 2015, 09:41 AM IST

HC refuses plea to lift ban on airing BBC gang-rape documentary

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday declined an interim prayer of a law student seeking lifting of ban on telecasting the controversial BBC documentary on the December 16 gang-rape case convict's interview.

Apr 15, 2015, 15:48 PM IST

Expedite proposals for inducting more police personnel: Delhi HC

Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed the Centre to expeditiously approve the proposal by city police for induction of over 16,000 additional personnel, including a dedicated force for crime investigation.

Mar 25, 2015, 15:48 PM IST

Nirbhaya documentary row: BJP takes on Tharoor over 'govt embarrassed' remark

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday hit back at Shashi Tharoor over his remark that the government embarrassed India by asking UK to ban the Nirbhaya documentary, saying the Centre took up this issue in a most mature manner and reminded the Congress leader that the restraint order has been put in place by Delhi's magisterial court.

Mar 07, 2015, 14:18 PM IST

India's decision to ban documentary 'India`s Daughter' has backfired: US group

A prominent writers group in the US has said the Indian government's decision to ban the BBC documentary on the Delhi gang-rape incident has "backfired" as attempts to suppress the film have given rise to a broader debate on issues of women's rights and freedom of expression.

Mar 07, 2015, 11:24 AM IST