Delhi Braveheart

  • A year to Delhi braveheart's death which pushed for stronger anti-rape 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 23-year-old 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 23-year-old physiotherapy student by six men inside a private bus on the roads of Delhi shook India. In this special show, CNN-IBN asks do women feel safe now? ...
  • CJ Show: A conversation with Braveheart’s parents December 15, 2013

    A year after the grisly Delhi rape incident, Nirbhaya's parents talk to CNN-IBN'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 Delhi’s Braveheart December 15, 2013

    Ahead of the first anniversary of the horrific gang-rape 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...
  • 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: Age and background must be kept in mind, says convict's lawyers September 11, 2013

    Delhi gangrape convict Pawan's lawyers, Vivek Sharma and Sadashiv Gupta said that they do not agree with the order and will appeal against it in the High Court. They added that mitigating circumstances like the age, background as well as the level of participation must be kept in mind while...
  • Delhi braveheart was determined to recover, wanted to finish her course: Doctor September 10, 2013

    Doctor Mishra, who treated Delhi braveheart in an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN said that she was strong and determined to recover and wanted to finish her course. He said, "Delhi braveheart set an example for the nation that how one should fight in the worst of circumstances." ...
  • Mumbaikars demand death penalty for Delhi gangrape convicts September 10, 2013

    After the verdict on Delhi Gang rape was announced on the Tuesday, people from Mumbai among others parts of the country have demanded death penalty for the convicts. They say that a punishment is important to teach the perpetrators a lesson. ...
  • News 360: All four men convicted in Delhi gangrape case September 10, 2013

    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 on Wednesday. ...
  • Watch: How the Delhi braveheart struggled to survive September 10, 2013

    A fast-track court in Delhi on Tuesday convicted the four men Vinay Sharma, Akshay Thakur, Pawan Gupta and Mukesh Singh for the infamous December 2012 brutal gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old paramedical student in a private bus in the national capital. Here is a look at the series of...
  • Delhi gangrape: Defence lawyer says will ask for life sentence September 10, 2013

    Delhi gangrape's defence Lawyer Vivek Sharma has said that he will ask for life sentence for his client and will also appeal in the High Court. A fast track court on Tuesday convicted all the four men facing trial in the gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student. ...
  • Compassion is for humanity not for 'beasts' like these convicts: Bedi September 10, 2013

    In the wake of the verdict of the Delhi gangrape case where all the 4 accused have been held guilty, former IPS officer Kiran Bedi said that the severity of the punishment should also be kept in mind. Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit also said that strict instructions have been given...
  • Delhi gangrape: Dharmendra Kumar, Special CP Crime, recalls how the incident affected him personally September 10, 2013

    Dharmendra Kumar was in charge of the law and order for the whole capital at the time of the incident. He recalls how his team didn't get to sleep while the probe was on and that they had no choice but to lathi charge protestors when they went on a...
  • Delhi gangrape: First 18 hours were the most crucial, recalls DCP Chhaya Sharma September 10, 2013

    Recalling the investigations in the Delhi gangrape case, Deputy Commissioner of Police Chhaya Sharma said that the first 18 hours were the most crucial to find the accused involved in the crime. She recalls how small teams were immediately made to find out the offending vehicle and how the CCTV...
  • Ram Singh's suicide: Probe will look into all facts, says Tihar jail March 11, 2013

    Vimla Mehra, DG Prisons, Tihar jail refused to comment on the incident and said it would be premature to disclose anything related to the case. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: 'Tihar jail authorities have been callous' March 11, 2013

    Delhi gangrape accused Ram Singh committed suicide inside his cell in Tihar jail. His body was found on Monday morning at 5.00 am. ...
  • Ram Singh was aware there was strong proof against him: Delhi braveheart's brother March 11, 2013

    Delhi braveheart's brother spoke to CNN-IBN on Monday and said that he was a bit surprised to hear the news of Ram Singh's suicide. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: Should nature of crime and not age determine punishment? January 29, 2013

    The Juvenile Justice Board has ruled that the sixth accused in the Delhi gangrape case, allegedly the one who most brutally assaulted the braveheart, is a minor. ...
  • IBN7 impact: Sheila Dikshit vows action against illegal buses January 25, 2013

    IBN7 carried out a sting operation that revealed the nexus between corrupt traffic policemen, bus owners and officials of the Delhi Police. ...
  • Has the national capital become any safer for women? January 16, 2013

    CNN-IBN exposes how public transport and autos in particular flout rules and remain a danger to women's safety. ...
  • News 360: Is Delhi any safer now? January 16, 2013

    A month to the day the Delhi braveheart was gangraped, very little has changed along the ill-fated route she took. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 7, 2013

    Asaram joins 'girls are responsible for rape' bandwagon, stirs a row. BJP upset after JD(U) leader compares RSS chief to Akbaruddin Owaisi. ...
  • Is Asaram Bapu fit to be called a spiritual leader? January 7, 2013

    The self-proclaimed godman on Monday seemed to blame the Delhi braveheart for all the cruelty the five men subjected her to aboard a moving bus on December 16. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: Legal process begins in court amidst chaos January 7, 2013

    The formal legal process in one of India's most horrific crimes began in chaos on Monday as lawyers squabbled amongst themselves and the police having a tough time controlling the huge crowds. ...