Rape remark row: Arun Jaitley flayed by Delhi gang-rape victim`s parents

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley`s recent statement that one incident of rape in Delhi has hit the tourism sector, causing loss of millions of dollars, has severely disappointed Nirbhaya`s father who, on Friday, termed the BJP leader`s remark as `irresponsible`.

Juvenile Justice Bill tabled in Lok Sabha

The NDA government on Tuesday tabled the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Bill, 2014 in the Lok Sabha.

Delhi gang-rape: HC irked over non-compliance of its orders

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday expressed dissatisfaction with the steps taken by authorities here in implementing its orders with respect to payment of compensation to rape victims, setting up of forensic labs and recruitment of additional personnel in the city police.

We are saddened by this: Nirbhaya`s mother on SC`s stay on execution of two convicts

Saddened by the Supreme Court`s decision to put a stay on the execution of two men convicted for their role in the gang-rape and murder of her daughter, Nirbhaya`s mother on Monday said that they were hurt by the decision.

Delhi gang-rape case: SC stays execution of Vinay Sharma, Akshay Thakur

The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the execution of two men convicted for their role in the gang-rape and murder of a physiotherapy student in Delhi in 2012.

I want to forget night of December 16: Juvenile rapist tells officials

As the country remembered the braveheart who was brutally gang-raped on December 16 exactly a year ago, the juvenile who escaped with lighter punishment after being convicted in the case spent the entire day watching reports flashed by the media on the incident.

Candles lit at Munirka bus stand in memory of ‘Nirbhaya’

People lit candles and held solidarity marches in remembrance of the horrific Dec 16 Delhi gang-rape that shook the nation, as the victim`s parents demanded the juvenile convicted in the crime be given the strictest punishment.

For sexual offences, fast-track courts are really not so fast!

Interestingly, regular courts last year decided over 500 such cases compared to fast-track courts, according to statistics from Delhi courts.

December 16 gang-rape: Two convcits claim they were not among six

Two of the four death row convicts in the December 16 gang-rape case on Thursday claimed before the Delhi High Court that they were not among the six persons who had raped the girl in the moving bus.

December 16 gang-rape convicts sought to kill, HC told

Delhi Police on Thursday told the Delhi High Court hearing the confirmation of the death penalty awarded to four convicts in the December 16, 2012 gang-rape case that a conspiracy was hatched to commit rape and then kill the victim.

Delhi gang-rape verdict was delivered in just three minutes

Three days after Additional Sessions Judge Yogesh Khanna held all four accused in the Delhi gang-rape guilty, on Friday delivered the verdict in mere three minutes.

Delhi gang-rape: Court recommends compensation for girl`s family

The Delhi court on Friday recommended that the family of the December 16 gang-rape and murder case be adequately compensated.

Parents of Delhi gang-rape convicts blame media for death sentence

In the wake of the verdict in the December 16 gang-rape case, the parents of two convicts on Friday cried foul and alleged the punishment was given under media pressure.

Delhi gang-rape: Judge breaks pen`s nib after giving death

Immediately after signing the order of death sentence to the four convicts in the December 16 gang-rape and murder case, the judge broke the nib of the pen, in keeping with a tradition.

No leniency for perverse gang-rapists: Court

Sending to the gallows the four men who brutally gang-raped a woman here last December, a Delhi court refused to show any leniency saying they were guilty of "exhibiting extreme mental perversion not worthy of human condonation".

Delhi gang-rape verdict: Twitter abuzz with death penalty

The long agonising wait for justice is over in the ghastly Delhi gang-rape case with all four being awarded with death sentence.

Delhi gang-rape convicts get death, victim’s family says justice served

The much-awaited order in the barbaric December 16 Delhi gang-rape case of the 23-year-old paramedic student was pronounced on Friday.

Delhi gang-rape sentencing: As it happened

A fast-track court in Delhi on Friday awarded death sentence to the four convicts in the Delhi gang-rape case.

Delhi gang-rape victim didn`t die of medical negligence: Court

The 23-year-old December 16 gang-rape victim did not die of medical negligence, a Delhi court on Tuesday said while holding four persons guilty in the case.

Judgment in Delhi gang-rape case: Salient features

In a verdict that was awaited by the whole nation, a fast-track Delhi Court Tuesday held guilty four accused in the barbaric gang rape of a 23-year-old trainee paramedic, describing it as "premeditated" and "brutal" act.