December 16 gang-rape

December 16 gang-rape case: Nirbhaya was beaten savagely as she fought back, says convict

December 16 gang-rape case: Nirbhaya was beaten savagely as she fought back, says convict

In a shocking comment, one of the convicts of the December 16, 2012 gang-rape on a moving bus in Delhi, has blamed the 23-year-old woman for the fatal sexual assault on her.

Mar 02, 2015, 19:44 PM IST

Sonia, Rahul sought Delhi High Court relief in 2014

New Delhi: Gallows to the December 16 gangrape convicts and high profile matters relating to defamation, bribery allegations, overseas funding of major political parties and policy issues kept the Delhi High Court busy in 2014 during which Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul also sought relief in the National Herald case.

Dec 30, 2014, 11:53 AM IST

Bus ride organised in Delhi in memory of Dec 16 gang-rape

A bus ride was on Tuesday organised in the national capital in memory of the 2012 December 16 bus gangrape and murder incident which shook the nation.

Dec 16, 2014, 22:32 PM IST
Two years after December 16 gang-rape, women feel no safer in Delhi

Two years after December 16 gang-rape, women feel no safer in Delhi

On a cold, rainy Sunday night, two policemen in khaki uniforms and fluorescent yellow jackets stand among commuters at a bus shelter in the Indian capital, occasionally stepping out to stop passing buses and climbing on board to conduct inspections.

Dec 16, 2014, 07:25 AM IST

December 16 gang-rape case: HC seeks CBI's response on accused plea

The Delhi High Court Friday sought response from the CBI on a plea filed by two Dec 16 gang rape accused, facing death penalty, to provide true copies of articles used for the DNA report.

Nov 28, 2014, 23:03 PM IST

December 16 gang-rape: 2 convicts move HC seeking copy of DNA report

Two convicts of the December 16 gang-rape case on Friday moved the Delhi High Court seeking directions to CBI to provide copies of the DNA reports that were relied upon while convicting them.

Nov 28, 2014, 19:41 PM IST

Delhi gang-rape victim`s family unhappy with SC ruling, wants death for convicts

The family of the December 16 Delhi gang-rape victim is heavily disappointed with the Monday order of the Supreme Court staying the execution of two of the key convicts in the case and demanded a death penalty for them.

Jul 15, 2014, 09:25 AM IST

December 16 gang-rape: SC extends stay on two convicts` execution

Supreme Court on Monday extended till April 7 the stay on the execution of death penalty of two of the four convicts in the December 16 gang-rape and murder case, asking for a copy of the trial court judgement.

Mar 31, 2014, 21:30 PM IST

SC refuses to lower age of `juvenile`

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to lower the age of juvenile from 18 years saying the legislature has fixed the age which is constitutionally permissible.

Mar 28, 2014, 20:27 PM IST

Delhi earned tag of "rape Capital" after Dec 16 gang-rape: High Court

The "horrendous" crime of December 16 gang-rape and murder case earned Delhi the dubious distinction of being the "rape capital", the Delhi High Court observed on Thursday.

Mar 13, 2014, 23:35 PM IST

`December 16 gang-rape convicts should meet their ultimate fate`

The ultimate satisfaction will be when the convicts meet their ultimate fate, parents of the December 16 gang-rape victim Thursday said, reacting to the Delhi High Court verdict upholding death penalty to the four men.

Mar 13, 2014, 19:48 PM IST

December 16 convicts` statement to be recorded in robbery case

A court here Friday fixed March 7 for recording of the statement of the Dec 16 gang rape convicts, accused in a robbery case.

Mar 01, 2014, 00:48 AM IST

SC reserves verdict on fresh interpretation of term `juvenile`

The Supreme Court n Wednesday reserved its verdict on the pleas seeking fresh interpretation of the term `juvenile` in the statute and leaving it to the criminal court, instead of Juvenile Justice Board, to determine the juvenility of an offender in heinous crimes.

Jan 29, 2014, 21:49 PM IST

Delhi gang-rape victim`s father seeks death penalty for rapists

The parents of the 23-year-old girl, who was gang-raped in Delhi in December 2012, have advocated for corporal punishment to offenders in rape cases.

Jan 27, 2014, 19:46 PM IST

`Nirbheek` - Lightweight revolver for women

Over a year after the brutal Delhi gang-rape incident, the Indian Ordnance Factory here has come out with `Nirbheek`, a .32 bore light weight revolver designed especially for women to defend themselves from assault.

Jan 13, 2014, 17:56 PM IST

December 16 gang-rape: Centre says juvenile can`t be tried twice

Centre told Supreme Court that law did not allow juvenile, convicted in December 16 gangrape, to be tried twice for same offence as sought by parents of victims who demanded retrial by criminal court.

Jan 06, 2014, 18:41 PM IST

Delhi Police orders charge sheets in rape cases within 20 days

Under fire over women`s security after December 16 gang-rape, Delhi Police announced that charge sheets in rape cases will be filed within 20 days to ensure speedy justice to victims.

Jan 03, 2014, 21:38 PM IST

Safety of women in Delhi should be a priority: AAP`s Rakhi Birla

Paying tribute to Delhi gang rape victim on death anniversary Women and Child Development Minister Rakhi Birla said that all the departments must ensure security for women.

Dec 29, 2013, 21:46 PM IST

Politicians face heat in courts, landmark verdicts in 2013

Landmark judgements on politicians coupled with corruption cases involving corporate honchos kept trial courts here busy in 2013, which also saw four accused in the December 16 gang-rape and murder case sent to the gallows.

Dec 22, 2013, 11:17 AM IST

December 16 gang-rape case: Convicts claim FIR was illegal

Two of four death row convicts in December 16 gang-rape case claimed before Delhi HC that police had registered FIR on basis of a "false" story narrated by girl`s male friend against them.

Dec 16, 2013, 22:22 PM IST