Dec 16 gang-rape: File in HC for confirmation of death penalty

A fast-track court, which has sentenced four convicts in the December 16 gang-rape and murder case to death, has sent the case file to the Delhi High Court for confirmation of the capital punishment.

Punishment in Delhi gang-rape case should set an example: Rita Bahuguna

Uttar Pradesh Congress President Rita Bahuguna Joshi on Wednesday demanded stringent punishment for the four convicted persons accused of gang-raping and murdering a 23-year-old woman on December 16, 2012.

Court rejects contempt notice against Shinde

A Delhi court on Wednesday rejected a defence lawyer`s plea to issue contempt notice against Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde.

Delhi gang-rape trial: Accused seek mercy, sentencing on Friday

After quite a lengthy hearing, a Delhi court reserved its order on the quantum of punishment to be awarded to the four convicted in the December 16 gang-rape and murder case to September 13.

Delhi gang-rape: The men who shamed India

A Delhi court on Tuesday convicted four men for their involvement in the 2012 Delhi gang-rape case, which sparked nationwide outrage.

Rape convicts will be hanged in future cases: Shinde

Expressing satisfaction over the conviction of four accused in December 16 Delhi gang-rape case, Union Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Tuesday that those guilty in such heinous crimes will be hanged in future.

Firing near Saket court in Delhi, one killed

A firing incident has been reported from south Delhi on Thursday. Two unidentified assailants shot down a resident of Pushp Vihar.

Court to hear plea of Delhi gang-rape case accused

The fast track court holding trial of the Dec 16 gang-rape case, posted for Tuesday, its decision on the bail plea of one of the accused, which was opposed by the investigating agency.

Teacher held for molesting girl students

A 30-year-old primary school teacher was arrested for molesting half a dozen of his students over several months, police said. The accused was presented in a court which sent him to judicial custody.

Delhi gang-rape victim`s family favours open court hearing

The family of the 23-year-old Delhi gang-rape victim on Wednesday favoured open court hearing in the case.

Delhi gang-rape: Three accused to plead not guilty, says lawyer

Three of the five accused in the gang-rape of a student in the city will plead not guilty to the charges levied against them, their lawyer ML Sharma said.

Ban on rape case reporting by court means complete ban: Experts

If a court orders ban on reporting by media in a rape case, it means a "complete ban" on printing or publishing the proceedings, legal experts unanimously said on Monday.