BRAVEHEART

  • News 360: Braveheart takes on hecklers who assaulted her husband August 22, 2014

    In an inspiring story coming in from Meerut, a woman defended herself and her husband when a group of miscreants attacked them. ...
  • You are Shakti, Durga and Kali, why fear: these bravehearts ask all women August 22, 2014

    Bravehearts Neha, Natasha and Kiran Sethi have one thing in common. They have all fought their assailants and refused to be turned into yet another victim. They are India's bravehearts. From their experience they have learnt that men attack women whom they perceive as weak. "Be strong, think strong. What are...
  • Meerut: Woman beats up men heckling her and her husband, bystanders take pictures instead of helping August 22, 2014

    Meerut: Amidst everyday reports of sexual assaults and domestic violence, a Meerut resident bravely defended herself and her husband in front of a group of miscreants. The incident took place at a crowded chowk in Meerut when a car driven by some boys hit a couple on a bike. As a...
  • Three bravehearts honoured with Kirti Chakra May 2, 2014

    New Delhi: An Assam Police Inspector and a CRPF trooper were on Friday posthumously honoured with the Kirti Chakra, the second highest peacetime gallantry award, along with a Naib Subedar of the Army for their acts of bravery in antiterrorist and antinaxal operations. Constable Bhrigu Nandan Choudhary of the CRPF and...
  • Delhi gangrape: Juvenile can't be tried in regular court, SC rules March 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday ruled that the juvenile convict in the Delhi gangrape case cannot be sent for trial in a regular court. The Supreme Court decision came on a plea filed by the Delhi braveheart's parents seeking that the juvenile convict be treated as an adult. The...
  • Veer: The bravehearts and the stories of their dream run March 9, 2014

    Aerated drink Thumbs Up has joined hands with its brand ambassador Salman's Being Human Foundation and CNN-IBN for the campaign, which has American India Foundation (AIF) as implementation partners. This week we bring you the stories of such bravehearts who have unleashed their potentials and achieve their dreams. ...
  • A year to Delhi braveheart's death which pushed for stronger antirape law December 29, 2013

    It's been a year to the death of the Delhi braveheart, which led to country wide protests. The brutality she suffered shocked the nation. People poured out onto the streets in protest demanding a change and pushed the system to give us a stricter law on sexual assault. ...
  • Remembering the Delhi Braveheart: Will tougher laws bring the change? December 29, 2013

    It has been a year since the Delhi braveheart passed away but despite massive protests there is not much that has changed on the ground. The one silver lining to the terrible tragedy was due to the public outrage, the nation has a revised law on sexual assault. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 16, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Agenda for change: Have any lessons learnt a year after Delhi gangrape December 16, 2013

    It's been a year since the horrific gangrape of a 23yearold physiotherapy student by six men inside a private bus on the roads of Delhi shook India. There were protests against the brutal gangrape across the country demanding quick action and raising questions over the rights and freedom of women,...
  • Agenda for change: Reactions across India on Delhi braveheart a year after December 16, 2013

    It's been a year since the horrific gangrape of a 23yearold physiotherapy student by six men inside a private bus on the roads of Delhi shook India. In this special show, CNNIBN asks do women feel safe now? ...
  • December 16: Recounting the Delhi gangrape as a reporter December 16, 2013

    I still remember that day vividly, it was exactly a year ago. I was a newbie reporter and had finished a month into reporting when the Delhi gangrape took place. We got to know about the Delhi gangrape late at night, when our crime reporter informed us about the story....
  • CJ Show: A conversation with Bravehearts parents December 15, 2013

    A year after the grisly Delhi rape incident, Nirbhaya's parents talk to CNNIBN's senior editor Anubha Bhonsle on what it's like to loose a daughter. They also remember her final days in hospital and appeal for justice to Nirbhaya. ...
  • CJ Show: A tribute to Delhis Braveheart December 15, 2013

    Ahead of the first anniversary of the horrific gangrape of Nirbhaya, CJ's dedicate this song as a tribute to the braveheart who lost her life after battling a sexual assault on Dec 16, 2012 in the capital. This musical tribute was composed by CJ Krishna Vijay along with his friends...
  • Is the verdict in the Delhi braveheart case making no difference on the ground? September 17, 2013

    Just days after the four convicts was given death sentence in the Delhi gangrape case, a boy in Mumbai battles for his life after being beaten by his sisters's molesters. The three accused, all minors, cornered the brother while he was on his way to college and attacked him with...
  • Delhi gangrape defence lawyer says Shinde behind verdict, faces action September 14, 2013

    New Delhi: A day after a Delhi fast track court sentenced the convicts in the December 2012 Delhi gangrape and murder to death, the defence lawyer is in for trouble for his statement that the sentencing has done under political pressure. AP Singh is representing two of the accused in...
  • Delhi braveheart's parents 'fight on' as convicts plan to move HC September 14, 2013

    New Delhi: After the 4 convicts were given death sentence by a Delhi fast track court in the gangrape and murder case of the 23-year old girl in December 2012, there is some closure for the braveheart's family. They are satisfied with the verdict but say they will continue the...
  • Delhi gangrape convicts get death, but it's not all over yet September 14, 2013

    New Delhi: A fast track court in Delhi on Friday gave a landmark judgement sentencing all the four convicts to death in the infamous Delhi gangrape and murder case of a 23-year old physiotherapy student in December 2012. Looking at the gravity of the crime and the inhuman torture meted...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 13, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Rape menace: Will death penalty be a deterrent? September 13, 2013

    All the four convicts - Akshay Thakur, Vinay Sharma, Mukesh Singh and Pawan Gupta - in the December 16, 2012 gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student inside a private bus in Delhi have been sentenced to death by the Saket fast track trial court. ...
  • Justice for Delhi Braveheart: Reactions across the country September 13, 2013

    All the four convicts - Akshay Thakur, Vinay Sharma, Mukesh Singh and Pawan Gupta - in the December 16, 2012 gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student inside a private bus in Delhi have been sentenced to death by the Saket fast track trial court. ...
  • Watch: Debate on Delhi gangrape-muder case sentencing September 13, 2013

    All the four convicts - Akshay Thakur, Vinay Sharma, Mukesh Singh and Pawan Gupta - in the December 16, 2012 gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student inside a private bus in Delhi have been sentenced to death by the Saket fast track trial court. ...
  • Delhi gangrape-murder case: Promises made by government but not kept September 13, 2013

    Even as a Delhi court sentenced the four convicts in the December 16, 2012 gangrape and murder case of a 23-year-old paramedical student to death, the proposals made by various governments, civic agencies and the police force to make women feel safe are yet to be implemented. Here are some of...
  • Delhi gangrape-murder case: Chronology of the events September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Following is the chronology of events in the keenly watched trial of the December 16 gangrape and murder case of a 23-year-old girl in which a Delhi court on Friday awarded death penalty to the four convicts: December 16, 2012: Paramedic student gangraped and brutally assaulted by six persons...
  • Delhi gangrape-murder case: Full text of the verdict September 13, 2013

    All the four convicts - Akshay Thakur, Vinay Sharma, Mukesh Singh and Pawan Gupta - in the December 16, 2012 gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student inside a private bus in Delhi have been sentenced to death by the Saket fast track trial court. Here is the full text...
  • Delhi gangrape verdict: What the twitteratis say September 13, 2013

    A fast track court in Delhi convicted all the four convicts in the December 16, 2012 gangrape and murder of 23-year-old physiotherapy student on Friday. Terming the case as the 'rarest of the rare', the court said that in these times when crime against women is on the rise courts...
  • Delhi Gangrape: No political pressure on the court, says Shinde September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde welcomed the judgement by a fast track court in Delhi which awarded death sentence to all the four convicts in the gangrape and murder case of the 23-year-old student in a moving bus in December 2012. Shinde said that the judiciary has made this...
  • Justice has been done, say Delhi braveheart's parents September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Justice has been done' is what family of the Delhi braveheart had to say after a fast-track court in Delhi sentenced the convicts in the December 16 case to death. The court on Friday announced that all four convicts - Akshay Thakur, Vinay Sharma, Mukesh Singh and Pawan...
  • Delhi gangrape-murder case: Court sentences all four convicts to death September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: All the four convicts - Akshay Thakur, Vinay Sharma, Mukesh Singh and Pawan Gupta - in the December 16, 2012 gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student inside a private bus in Delhi have been sentenced to death by the Saket fast track trial court. Immediately after...