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In 5 years, 277% rise in rape cases reported in Delhi

 The number of rapes reported each year in Delhi has more than tripled over the last five years, registering an increase of 277 percent from 572 in 2011 to 2,155 in 2016, according to data released recently by the Delhi Police.

Appalling! Minor girl gang-raped in moving train in Lakhisarai, Bihar

A minor girl was allegedly gang raped by a group of 7-8 people in a moving train. She is currently been treated at Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH).

Rohtak gang-rape victim's autopsy report reveals esophagus missing from girl's body, gnawing effects seen over chest

Rohtak gang-rape victim's autopsy report reveals esophagus missing from girl's body, gnawing effects seen over chest

The post-mortem report of the Rohtak girl who was gang-raped by seven men and then murdered has confirmed that the victim was subjected to severe torture and rape by the accused. 

Dec 16 gangrape convicts in 'depression', lawyers want review

The apex court had last week upheld the conviction and death penalty to Mukesh, Pawan, Vinay Sharma and Akshay Kumar Singh awarded to them by the Delhi High Court court on March 13, 2014.

Nirbhaya verdict: Priyanka Chopra hails SC ruling, shares a heartfelt note on Twitter!

Nirbhaya verdict: Priyanka Chopra hails SC ruling, shares a heartfelt note on Twitter!

The entire nation rose to witness the much-awaited moment of justice being meted out by the Supreme Court in Nirbhaya case. As soon as the verdict upholding the death sentence for all the four accused in December 16, 2012, gang-rape case came out, social media was stormed with several posts opining on the same.

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.

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.

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.

Nirbhaya gang-rape case: 15 conclusions arrived at by SC while upholding death penalty

Nirbhaya gang-rape case: 15 conclusions arrived at by SC while upholding death penalty

The evidence brought on record as regards criminal conspiracy stands established.

In Nirbhaya's village, a special puja after the Supreme Court verdict

A special puja for thanking the almighty was performed by residents of Nirbhaya's native village here as the long awaited Supreme Court verdict came on Friday upholding the death penalty for the four convicts.

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.

Right precedent set but safety still a concern: Public opinion on Dec 16 verdict

While the Supreme Court's decision to uphold the death sentence in the December 16 gangrape case was widely hailed, people in the national capital said women safety continues to be a matter of concern.

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.

We've received justice finally, though it came late, say Nirbhaya's parents

We've received justice finally, though it came late, say Nirbhaya's parents

“Want to thank everyone, everybody got justice,” Nirbhaya's mother said.

Nirbhaya gang-rape case: Brief profile of four convicts sentenced to death

Nirbhaya gang-rape case: Brief profile of four convicts sentenced to death

While passing the judgement, the three-member bench of the court noted that it was a “barbaric incident”.  

Nirbhaya gang-rape: Bollywood hails SC verdict upholding the death penalty to all four accused

Nirbhaya gang-rape: Bollywood hails SC verdict upholding the death penalty to all four accused

On December 16, 2012, India was shamed as a young 23-year-old paramedic student (Nirbhaya) was gang-raped by six men in a moving bus. The Supreme Court on Friday confirmed death penalty for all four convicts in Nirbhaya gang-rape case.

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.

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.

Won't consider it justice until convicts receive death penalty: Nirbhaya's parents

Four convicts of the 2012 Delhi gang rape case also known as Nirbhaya case or December 16 gang rape case have challenged the death penalty. The Supreme Court would be deciding on the plea filed by the four convicts, today.

Nirbhaya gang-rape: Death penalty or life-term for four convicts? SC to decide today

Nirbhaya gang-rape: Death penalty or life-term for four convicts? SC to decide today

Six people, including a juvenile, had brutally assaulted the 23-year-old paramedic in a moving bus in South Delhi on December 16, 2012.