Delhi gang-rape case: Family happy with verdict, demands death penalty

A court here on Tuesday pronounce its verdict in the infamous December 16, 2012 Delhi gang-rape case, holding the four accused - Vinay Sharma, Akshay Thakur, Pawan and Mukesh - guilty.

Delhi gang-rape case: Accused intended to kill the victims

The prosecution in the December 16 gangrape case on Saturday told a court here that the brutal assault meted out to the victim and her male friend by the alleged rapists was with a motive to "eliminate" them.

‘Gangrape case hastened introspection of judicial system`

Over three crore cases are pending in the 21 High Courts and subordinate courts across the country.

Delhi gang-rape case: Five accused charged with murder

In a significant development, the Delhi Police Thursday filed a chargesheet in the brutal Delhi gang-rape case, which saw the nation rise in outrage.

No genuine gender equality in India, claims Chinese daily

A state-run Chinese newspaper sees the case of the gang-rape of the 23-year-old girl, as a demonstration of the inability of Indian democratic system.

India should ensure dignified treatment for rape survivors: HRW

India must adopt and enforce measures to ensure the dignified treatment and examination of sexual assault survivors.

Appeal for a National Day in memory of Delhi rape victim

PM Manmohan Singh was Saturday appealed by a human rights org to declare December 29 as `National Day for Protesting Violence against Women`.

AP lawyers demand strict action against gang-rape accused

Condemning the Delhi gang-rape incident, the Bar Council of AP and Rajahmundry Bar Association have demanded strict action against the accused.

Death sentence may not deter rapists: Amnesty chief

The outrage sparked off by the torture and rape of a young woman in Delhi is understandable but death sentence is not the answer to crime.