Delhi Braveheart

  • Delhi gangrape: Juvenile can't be tried in regular court, SC rules 28-03-2014 11:45 AM

    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....
  • December 16: Recounting the Delhi gangrape as a reporter 16-12-2013 08:33 AM

    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....
  • Is the verdict in the Delhi braveheart case making no difference on the ground? 17-09-2013 11:00 PM

    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 14-09-2013 03:55 PM

    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 14-09-2013 10:37 AM

    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 14-09-2013 08:25 AM

    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...
  • Delhi gangrape-murder case: Promises made by government but not kept 13-09-2013 05:23 PM

    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...
  • Delhi gangrape-murder case: Chronology of the events 13-09-2013 05:18 PM

    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...
  • Delhi gangrape-murder case: Full text of the verdict 13-09-2013 04:40 PM

    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...
  • Delhi gangrape verdict: What the twitteratis say 13-09-2013 04:08 PM

    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 13-09-2013 03:55 PM

    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...
  • Justice has been done, say Delhi braveheart's parents 13-09-2013 02:51 PM

    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 13-09-2013 02:30 PM

    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...
  • Delhi gangrape sentencing: As it happened 13-09-2013 01:06 PM

    Delhi Court has sentenced all four convicts to death in the infamous 16th December Delhi gangrape-murder case. Ahead of the sentencing, police have cordoned off the court complex. Barricades have been set up at all entry points and vehicular traffic stopped. Here are the sequence of events form from Delhi's...
  • Delhi gangrape: All four convicted of rape, murder, await sentencing 10-09-2013 11:02 PM

    New Delhi: Nine months after the gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student inside a private bus in Delhi shook the national conscience, a fast track court on Tuesday convicted all the four men facing trial in the case. The arguments for sentencing of the four convicts will begin...
  • Have your say, record your reaction to the Delhi gangrape verdict 10-09-2013 12:03 PM

    After almost 9 months of the shocking Delhi gangrape, a fast-track court has given its verdict. All four accused convicted for raping and murdering the braveheart, quantum of punishment to be pronounced tomorrow. The six accused were Ram Singh, Mukesh Singh, Vinay Sharma, Akshay Thakur, Pawan Gupta and a juvenile....
  • Delhi gangrape verdict: As it happened 10-09-2013 09:04 AM

    Almost nine months after six men brutally gangraped and murderously assaulted a 23-year-old paramedical student inside a private bus in Delhi, a fast-track court will deliver its verdict in the case on Tuesday. CNN-IBN's Parikshit Luthra and Subhajit Sengupta get the latest updates from the court. Priyanka Dube brings the...
  • Delhi gangrape: A look at where the case stands 23-08-2013 08:42 PM

    New Delhi: While the country is shocked yet again at the state of safety of women in the country following the gangrape of a Mumbai photojournalist, we take a look at the status of the investigation in the December 2012 Delhi rape case which had led to protests across the...
  • Delhi gangrape: Minor accused's family, villagers to boycott him 11-07-2013 11:04 AM

    New Delhi: While the juvenile accused in the December 16, 2012 gangrape of a 23-year-old student may get only a lenient sentence, his family and fellow villagers are in no mood to forgive him or have any contact with him. His mother says that she will not him to enter...
  • Arrest warrant against Asaram Bapu for his remark on Delhi braveheart 11-07-2013 09:03 AM

    Muzaffarpur (Bihar): A Muzaffarpur court has issued an arrest warrant against the the self-styled godman Asaram Bapu for his alleged sexist remarks on the Delhi braveheart. The warrant was issued after he ignored two summons. Asaram had incited public outcry when he claimed that the gangrape victim could have saved...
  • Delhi gangrape case: Verdict against juvenile accused likely today 11-07-2013 07:45 AM

    New Delhi: It's been more than six months since Delhi braveheart succumbed to her injuries in a Singapore hospital after she was brutually raped in a moving bus on the fateful night of December 16, 2012. The first verdict in the gangrape and murder case is expected on Thursday by...
  • Delhi gangrape: Braveheart's mother deposes 17-05-2013 07:00 PM

    New Delhi: A devastated mother of the Delhi braveheart on Friday made fervent pleas for justice for her daughter before a Special court trying four men accused in the case. The lawyer for one of the accused did not cross-examine her saying she is already in deep pain. The mother...
  • Delhi gangrape: Braveheart's mother to depose on Friday 16-05-2013 11:05 PM

    New Delhi: The mother of the Delhi braveheart will appear before the fast track court on Friday to depose as a prosecution witness. Meanwhile, the Tihar Jail Superintendent and medical officer also submitted their reports to Additional Session Judge Yogesh Khanna on the health condition of accused Vinay Sharma, who...
  • 'Records of bus in which Dec 16 rape happened destroyed' 14-05-2013 12:08 PM

    New Delhi: In a twist to the December 16 gangrape case, sources say that the records of the bus in which the incident took place have been destroyed. However, sources said that the Crime Branch is checking if this is a periodic cleansing undertaken by the transport department. Sources add...
  • Can't use interview of Delhi braveheart's friend as proof: SC 03-05-2013 01:37 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court said on Friday that the interview, which the Delhi braveheart's friend gave to a TV news channel, could not be used as evidence in the trial proceedings of the December 16 gangrape case. The apex court set aide the order of the Delhi High Court,...
  • Delhi gangrape: Doctors refute accused's claim that braveheart died in India 26-04-2013 11:31 PM

    New Delhi: The doctors, who were part of the medical team attending to the Delhi braveheart, told a fast-track court in New Delhi on Friday that the girl was shifted to a Singapore hospital to provide her with best possible treatment and not because she had died as alleged by...
  • Delhi gangrape: Accused Mukesh dumps absentee counsel 20-04-2013 06:48 PM

    New Delhi: Mukesh, an accused in the December 16, 2012 gangrape, on Saturday changed his counsel ML Sharma who failed to appear in a fast track court in New Delhi for the fourth successive hearing. Advocate Sharma has been replaced by advocate Rajeev Jain, appointed as an amicus curiae to...
  • Gangrape case: SC turns down plea to shift trial out of Delhi 17-04-2013 08:33 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday turned down the plea of a December 16 gangrape accused to shift the trial outside Delhi but it agreed to hear his plea for moving him out of Tihar jail for allegedly being tortured there. "We are issuing notice on the limited prayer...
  • 2 Delhi gangrape accused deny being on the bus 11-04-2013 08:06 PM

    New Delhi: Two of the accused in the Delhi gangrape case on Thursday claimed before a Special court that they were not in the bus in which a 23-year-old girl was brutally assaulted and raped by six persons on December 16 night. Accused Vinay Sharma in his application before Additional...
  • Delhi gangrape accused claims threat to life in Tihar jail 04-04-2013 09:06 PM

    New Delhi: One of the four adult accused in the December 16 gangrape case on Thursday alleged before a special court that he is receiving life threats in Tihar jail from a police constable who is continuously abusing him. After being permitted by the court to speak, Akshay Singh, his...