Nirbhaya case

Parents of Rohtak gang rape victim demand death penalty for rapists

Parents of Rohtak gang rape victim demand death penalty for rapists

“Hang the rapists,” said the victim's parents after they were informed by the police about their daughter's brutal rape and murder.

 

May 13, 2017, 20:34 PM IST
Rohtak gang-rape, murder - a rerun of Nirbhaya case: Other similar incidents that shook the nation

Rohtak gang-rape, murder - a rerun of Nirbhaya case: Other similar incidents that shook the nation

Such was the brutality meted out on this gang-rape victim in Haryana that even the demons would perhaps shudder to think such a crime.

May 13, 2017, 17:23 PM IST
Nirbhaya verdict: Supreme Court confirms death for all convicts, calls them 'brutal'; victim's parents say 'justice to entire country`

Nirbhaya verdict: Supreme Court confirms death for all convicts, calls them 'brutal'; victim's parents say 'justice to entire country`

The five men and a juvenile lured a Delhi student and her male friend onto a bus in New Delhi on December 16, 2012, before repeatedly raping the woman.

May 06, 2017, 00:15 AM IST

Delhi recorded 1 rape case every 4 hours; cops now hope for a change

The Supreme Court's verdict in the December 16 gang-rape case will have the "best demonstrative effect" in containing crimes against women in Delhi which recorded a case of rape every four hours last year, the police administration believes.

May 05, 2017, 22:39 PM IST
Nirbhaya gang-rape case: `The juvenile is now a cook`

Nirbhaya gang-rape case: `The juvenile is now a cook`

Often portrayed, sans any substantial evidence, as the "most brutal" face of that fateful night's violence, the juvenile is said to be oblivious of the latest developments in case.

May 05, 2017, 21:54 PM IST

Nirbhaya fund not utilised yet

The central government announced a Nirbhaya Fund with a corpus of Rs 3,000 crore in 2013 to support initiatives towards ensuring safety of women, following nationwide outrage after the December 2012 gang rape. But since then, there hasn`t been any information from the Women and Child Development (WCD) Ministry about utilisation of the fund.

May 05, 2017, 19:30 PM IST
Nirbhaya verdict: Judges made hard-hitting observations, applause and castration remarks heard in SC – Here's what they said

Nirbhaya verdict: Judges made hard-hitting observations, applause and castration remarks heard in SC – Here's what they said

The bench - comprising Justices Dipak Misra, R Banumathi and Ashok Bhushan - explained the crime met the "rarest of the rare" standard.

May 05, 2017, 18:10 PM IST
Four years after gang-rape, Nirbhaya's parents remember her, say they want to see the guilty hanged

Four years after gang-rape, Nirbhaya's parents remember her, say they want to see the guilty hanged

The rape which had occurred on the December 16, 2012, had seen massive protests across India, especially in the national capital.

Dec 17, 2016, 00:05 AM IST

Important that Nirbhayas around us feel fearless: Manish Sisodia

Stressing the need for making the society better for girls, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday paid tribute to the December 16 gang-rape victim and said it is important that 'Nirbhayas' around us should feel fearless.

Dec 16, 2016, 22:39 PM IST

Nirbhaya case: Supreme Court to hear convicts' plea today

The Supreme Court will on Friday hear an appeal filed by the December 16 Nirbhaya gang rape convicts, who have moved to top court challenging their death sentence.

Nov 11, 2016, 08:02 AM IST
SC to hear Nirbhaya gang-rape case convicts' plea challenging death sentence today

SC to hear Nirbhaya gang-rape case convicts' plea challenging death sentence today

The convicts in the Nirbhaya gang-rape case had challenged their death sentence awarded by the Delhi High Court in the apex court.

Sep 23, 2016, 09:47 AM IST
December 16 gang-rape convict attempts suicide – Read Nirbhaya parents' response

December 16 gang-rape convict attempts suicide – Read Nirbhaya parents' response

Nirbhaya gang-rape convict Vinay Sharma was admitted to a hospital after he consumed pills and tried to hang himself on Wednesday night.

Aug 25, 2016, 11:19 AM IST
Amitabh Bachchan's 'Pink' inspired by Nirbhaya case? Here's the truth

Amitabh Bachchan's 'Pink' inspired by Nirbhaya case? Here's the truth

The Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury directorial will release on September 16 this year. 'Pink' also features Tapsee Pannu, Piyush Mishra, Kirti Kulhari, Andrea Tariang and Angad Bedi in key roles.

Aug 09, 2016, 19:38 PM IST