Delhi Gangrape Case

  • Delhi gangrape: SC extends stay on death sentence of two convicts 31-03-2014 06:55 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday extended till April 7 the stay on the execution of the death sentence of Mukesh and Pawan Gupta, two of the four convicts in the Dec 16, 2012 gangrape, as it sought a copy of the trial court judgment. The death sentence of...
  • 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....
  • Our tears haven't dried, says braveheart's father 15-12-2013 10:09 AM

    New Delhi: "Our tears have not dried. With each passing day her memories get more intense. Someone is always crying at home" - these words of the father of December 16 gangrape victim describe the pain and struggle of her family to overcome the tragedy that shook India a year...
  • Dec 16 gangrape case: convicts claim their arrest was without evidence 11-12-2013 07:30 PM

    New Delhi: Two of the four death row convicts in the December 16 gangrape case on Wednesday contended before the Delhi High Court that police had arrested them without following proper procedure. Appearing for convicts Mukesh and Pawan Kumar Gupta before the bench of justices Reva Khetrapal and Pratibha Rani,...
  • Delhi gangrape: SC notice to Centre on PIL over juvenile case 02-12-2013 12:20 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has issued a notice to the government on a public interest litigation in connection with the case against the juvenile convicted in the Delhi gangrape case. The PIL has sought a 'competent magistrate' in the case. The PIL pleads that a competent magistrate be given...
  • Delhi gangrape case: HC dismisses plea for translated documents 28-10-2013 06:15 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday dismissed the plea of two of the four accused in the December 16, 2012 gangrape case, seeking Hindi translation of certain documents including the conviction and sentence orders. A division bench of Justice Reva Khetrapal and Justice Pratibha Rani rejected the plea...
  • Delhi gangrape case: High Court to decide on death penalty 08-10-2013 07:49 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court will decide on death penalty for the convicts in the December 16 gangrape case. On Monday, two of the four convicts facing death filed their appeals before the court challenging the trial court's conviction and sentence against them. Filing a joint appeal through counsel...
  • Delhi gangrape: HC to hear arguments on death penalty 24-09-2013 08:42 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Tuesday will hear the arguments on death penalty in the Delhi gangrape and murder case. The four convicts was awarded death sentence by the fast track court. The defence will seek a repeal of the trial court's death sentence. The High Court on Monday...
  • 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...
  • Dec 16 ganagrape case: Bar Council serves notice to defence 17-09-2013 08:30 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Bar Council Tuesday sought a response from A P Singh, the counsel for convicts in the December 16 gangrape case, for his remarks that he would have burnt alive his daughter had she been having premarital sex and moving around at night with her boyfriend. In...
  • Shivraj Singh Chouhan welcomes the death penalty for the four accused in Delhi gangrape case 13-09-2013 05:37 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, on Friday, welcomed the death penalty for the four accused in Delhi gangrape case and said it will act as a deterrent against such heinous crimes. "Death sentence for the guilty in Nirbhaya case served the requirement of justice. It shall act as...
  • Delhi gangrape: Reactions to the death sentence for convicts 13-09-2013 03:18 PM

    Many are seeing the death sentence to the Delhi gangrape and murder convicts as a 'landmark judgement'. All the four convicts - Akshay Thakur, Vinay Sharma, Mukesh Singh and Pawan Gupta - have been sentenced to death in the December 16 Delhi gangrape case in what the judge called a...
  • Delhi braveheart's parents call for death for rapists, sentencing shortly 13-09-2013 11:07 AM

    New Delhi: The parents of the Delhi braveheart are hoping for justice on a day when the fast-track court in Saket is set to announce the quantum of sentence for the four convicts. The braveheart's parents say they want death for the four convicts. "We are hoping for justice today....
  • Delhi gangrape-murder case: Will all four convicts get death? 13-09-2013 08:04 AM

    New Delhi: The fast-track court has already convicted all four men in the Delhi gangrape and murder case. But Friday the 13th, is the day the braveheart's family has been waiting for. The court will decide whether the convicts will be sentenced to death or they will get life imprisonment....
  • Delhi gangrape-murder case: Will all four convicts get death penalty? 11-09-2013 08:01 AM

    New Delhi: A fast-track court in Delhi is likely to decide the fate of the four men convicted in the December 16 Delhi gangrape and murder case on Wednesday. Arguments on sentencing will begin on Wednesday amidst growing public chorus to give them death penalty. "All the convicted should get...
  • Four accused in Delhi gangrape and murder case brought to court 10-09-2013 10:10 AM

    New Delhi: 10:15 am: The court's verdict in the Delhi gangrape and murder case will be pronounced at 12:30 pm. 9:57 am: The four accused in the Delhi gangrape-murder case have been brought to a fast-track court in Delhi, which is set to pronounce its verdict. There's heavy security both...
  • Delhi gangrape-murder case: Minor guilty, gets 3 years in reform home 31-08-2013 03:23 PM

    New Delhi: The juvenile in the December 16, 2012 gangrape-murder case of a 23-year-old paramedical student has been found guilty of rape and murder by the Juvenile Justice Board. This is the first judgement in the gangrape case that created a nationwide outrage. He has been sentenced to three years...
  • December 16 gangrape: Verdict on juvenile on August 31 19-08-2013 11:51 AM

    New Delhi: The verdict of the Juvenile Justice Board on the minor accused in the December 16 Delhi gangrape case has been posted to August 21 as the judgement on BJP leader Subrmanian Swamy's plea is still awaited. The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce its order this week on...
  • Delhi gangrape: Swamy moves SC, no order on minor accused till Aug 14 31-07-2013 12:20 PM

    New Delhi: The Juvenile Justice Board hearing the case of a minor, who is accused in the December 16 gangrape of a paramedical student, has been asked to wait till the Supreme Court takes a decision on Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy's petition to try him as an adult. Swamy...
  • December 16 Delhi gangrape case: Verdict on juvenile accused today 25-07-2013 08:52 AM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court will on Thursday announce its first verdict on the minor accused in the December 16 gangrape and murder case. The 17-year-old faces charges of rape and murder like all the other accused, but if convicted, he'll be sent to a juvenile observation home for a...
  • Delhi gangrape: Court completes recording of prosecution evidence 08-07-2013 10:41 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday completed recording of the evidence of prosecution witnesses in the case of the brutal torture and gangrape of a 23-year-old paramedical student by six men in a moving bus in New Delhi on December, leading to her death. Additional Sessions Judge Yogesh Khanna...
  • Delhi gangrape case: Police officer identifies 3 accused 31-05-2013 06:47 PM

    New Delhi: Three accused in the December 16 gangrape case were on Friday identified in a special court in New Delhi by the lady police officer, the prime witness, who had arrested them hours after the heinous crime. The investigating officer (IO), the last and the crucial prosecution witness in...
  • Delhi gangrape: Court to begin hearing robbery case against 5 accused 28-05-2013 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court is set to begin the hearing of arguments on framing robbery charges in the December 16 Delhi gangrape case. This after the five accused including a juvenile allegedly snatched a 35-year-old carpenter's mobile phone along with Rs 1,500 after luring him into the bus. The...
  • Delhi gangrape accused being poisoned, lawyer tells court 16-05-2013 12:46 AM

    New Delhi: An accused in December 16 gangrape case has been vomiting blood as his "food was being poisoned" over several weeks in Tihar Jail, his lawyer told a fast-track court on Wednesday, adding that he was critically ill. Additional Sessions Judge directed Tihar Jail authorities to ensure that proper...
  • '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...
  • Delhi gangrape: Verdict likely by May end 05-05-2013 10:46 PM

    New Delhi: With the trial in the Delhi gangrape case "almost 90 per cent complete", the court verdict is expected to come by the end of May, Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar said. In an interview with a news channel Neeraj Kumar said: "The trial of December 16 (2012) case...
  • 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...
  • Delhi gangrape case: Lawyer of accused warned 16-04-2013 07:18 PM

    New Delhi: A lawyer representing one of the accused in the December 16 gangrape case was on Tuesday warned for his repeated failure to appear in the proceedings by a special court which said had it not been this case an "adverse order" would have been passed against him. "I...
  • Delhi gangrape: Police to file reply on bail plea 15-04-2013 07:34 PM

    New Delhi: A fast-track court on Monday sought Delhi Police's reply on the plea of one of the accused in the December 16 gangrape case for 15 days interim bail on the ground he has see his ailing mother in a hospital. Additional Sessions Judge Yogesh Khanna asked the police...
  • Delhi gangrape prompted need to introspect laws: PM 07-04-2013 11:00 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday said that there is a need to act more decisively to protect women. Manmohan while citing the Delhi gangrape incident at a conference of Chief Ministers and Chief Justices of high courts called for strengthening of the justice delivery system. The Prime...