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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

`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.

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.

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.

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.

`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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Delhi gang rape: Two convicts say arrest process not followed

Two convicts in the Dec 16, 2012 gang rape case told the Delhi High Court Wednesday that police did not follow the proper procedure while arresting them.

Delhi gang rape: Two convicts say arrest process not followed

Two convicts in the Dec 16, 2012 gang rape case told the Delhi High Court Wednesday that police did not follow the proper procedure while arresting them.