Nirbhaya case

Delhi pollution, Upanishads, Kalyuga: What Nirbhaya gangrape-murder convict Akshay Kumar cites in review plea

Akshay's argument is that in such a situation there is no need for the death penalty. His plea has already been forwarded by the Union Ministry of Home Affairs to the President with a recommendation to reject the same.


Dec 10, 2019, 19:04 PM IST

All four convicts in Nirbhaya case shifted to Delhi's Tihar Jail, hanging likely soon

Sources told Zee Media that one of the accused Pawan Kumar Gupta, who was lodged in Mandoli jail, was shifted to Tihar, while the other three convicts in the case - Mukesh Singh, Vinay Sharma and Akshay - are already in Tihar.

Dec 10, 2019, 08:06 AM IST

MHA decides to send mercy petition of Nirbhaya gang rape convict to President Ram Nath Kovind

The Ministry of Home Affairs decided to send mercy petition of Nirbhaya gang rape convict to President Kovind just two days after Delhi government "strongly recommended" to reject the mercy petition filed by one of the convicts.

Dec 04, 2019, 16:57 PM IST

States fail to utilise Nirbhaya Fund even after 7 years of Delhi gangrape-murder case, but clamour for stricter laws

Nirbyaha Fund was established in 2013 by the Centre to ensure better implementation of initiatives aimed at enhancing the safety and security but little seems to have changed on the ground and a majority of states have been extremely reluctant in spending the amount disbursed under Nirbhaya Fund.

Dec 02, 2019, 23:16 PM IST

Another 'Nirbhaya' scandal in Hyderabad, Gangrape with a 22-yr old doctor

Another 'Nirbhaya' scandal has been seen in Hyderabad. The 22-yr old lady doctor has been raped by some men. Watch this video to find out more on this.

Nov 29, 2019, 18:10 PM IST

Delhi's Patiala House Court allows transfer of Nirbhaya case to another judge

Nirbhaya, 23, was brutally gangraped on December 16 in 2012, inside a running bus by six people in Delhi

Nov 25, 2019, 12:46 PM IST

Only woman officer could have solved Nirbhaya case so promptly, says Shefali Shah

Also featuring Rajesh Tailang, Rasika Dugal and Adil Hussain, 'Delhi Crime' starts streaming on Netflix worldwide from March 22. 

Mar 20, 2019, 20:54 PM IST

Nirbhaya case: SC likely to pronounce verdict on pleas for review of death penalty on Monday

The four death row convict, Akshay Kumar Singh (31), has not filed a review petition against the apex court's May 5, 2017 judgement.

Jul 09, 2018, 06:12 AM IST

Nirbhaya case: SC likely to pronounce verdict on review pleas today

A three-judge bench of the top court, headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra will pronounce the verdict in the case. 

Jul 09, 2018, 06:00 AM IST

No rise in crimes against women since Nirbhaya, think most Indians: Survey

Out of 16,000 respondents, nearly 37 percent of Indians think that the rate of crime against women has gone up while 50 percent of them said the situation is same as earlier.

Apr 17, 2018, 21:17 PM IST

Nirbhaya case: SC to hear convict's review petition on Monday

The Supreme Court will on Monday hear the review petition filed by one of the convicts in the Nirbhaya gangrape case.

Nov 12, 2017, 15:34 PM IST

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

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`

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`

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

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

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