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Plea of alibi by convicts an afterthought: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Friday rejected the plea of alibi raised by three of the four convicts in the December 16, 2012 gangrape and murder case, saying it was an "afterthought" and could be read as an additional circumstance against them.

Bombay High Court seeks details of Bilkis Bano gangrape convicts from CBI

The Bombay High Court today asked the CBI to submit details of all the convicts in the 2002 Bilkis Bano gangrape case.

Despite 9 fast track courts, trial pending in 93% rape cases

 Despite there being fast track courts to deal with rape cases, trial of more than 93 per cent of them are pending for the last three years.