Delhi Gangrape Case

  • Shakti Mills case: Women are now more open to report cases, say Mumbaikars 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 that shook the whole nation. The sheer brutality of the crime saw unprecedented protests across the country. Mumbai too saw protests after a photojournalist was...
  • Delhi gangrape: Indian men need to change their mentality, say women 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 that shook the whole nation. The sheer brutality of the crime saw unprecedented protests across the country. Despite this, nothing seems to have changed on...
  • Delhi gangrape: One year on, security is still an issue 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 that shook the whole nation. The sheer brutality of the crime saw unprecedented protests across the country. Despite this, nothing seems to have changed on...
  • 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. ...
  • This is injustice to the poor: Delhi gangrape convict's mother September 11, 2013

    The four convicted in the Delhi gangrape-murder case are likely to be sentenced on Wednesday. The mother of one of the convicts has alleged conspiracy. "Whatever is happening is wrong. This is injustice. This is a conspiracy under pressure," she said. ...
  • 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." ...
  • Will only the death penalty define justice in the Delhi gangrape case? September 10, 2013

    A fast track court on Tuesday convicted all the four men facing trial in the gangrape and murder case of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student on December 16, 2012. The arguments for sentencing of the four convicts will begin on Wednesday. This gangrape case shook the nation's conscience and raised the...
  • FTP: Did public protests force the system to deliver in Delhi braveheart 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 brutality of the December 16 Delhi gangrape got the entire nation...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 11, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: Family still in trauma, hopes justice will be done September 9, 2013

    The verdict in the December 16 Delhi gangrape case is likely to be delivered on Tuesday. The braveheart's family hopes that justice will be done. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Gopal Subramanium August 31, 2013

    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. ...
  • Nirbhaya fund with FM, will soon roll out schemes: Krishna Tirath August 24, 2013

    Soon after the gangrape of a paramedical student in Delhi in December, the government had announced a Nirbhaya fund. Women and Child Development Minister Krishna Tirath has said that the schemes for women will be rolled out soon once they are approved by the concerned ministries. "The Nirbhaya fund is...
  • SC rejects PIL to reduce age to try juvenile suspects July 17, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a PIL seeking lowering of the age of juveniles from 18 to 16, saying the existing law was based on sound principles and the December 16 incident was "an aberration rather than the rule". ...
  • Delhi gangrape: Juvenile accused should be punished, says DCW chief July 11, 2013

    The minor is one of the six accused in the sensational case that had sparked national outrage. He faces grievous charges of rape and murder like the other accused. But if convicted, he can only be sent to an observation home for a maximum of three years. ...
  • The Last Word: How do political parties respond to Justice Verma report? January 24, 2013

    In a detailed and scathing report the 3-member Justice JS Verma Committee has called for stricter implementation of existing laws, police reforms, gender sensitisation of the security agencies and judiciary along with several changes in the IPC to deal with crime against women particularly rape cases. ...
  • Agenda For Change: Has the Verma panel attacked the heart of patriarchy in India? January 23, 2013

    In a detailed and scathing report the Justice JS Verma Committee has called for stricter implementation of existing laws, police reforms, gender sensitisation of the security agencies and judiciary along with several changes in the IPC to deal with crime against women particularly rape cases. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 23, 2013

    Justice JS Verma Committee has called for stricter implementation of existing laws, police reforms, gender sensitisation of the security agencies and judiciary along with several changes in the IPC to deal with crime against women particularly rape cases....
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Gopal Subramaniam January 23, 2013

    A month after the brutal Delhi gangrape and murder, the Justice Verma Committee submitted its recommendations to check crimes against women on Wednesday. The report has suggested changes in an entire gamut of laws to bring speedier justice for crimes against women. ...
  • Month after Delhi gangrape, autos continue to flout norms January 16, 2013

    A month after the gruesome gangrape of a 23-year-old brought people out on the streets and the administration down on its knees, nothing seems to have changed in the national capital. To test the tall promises of the Delhi government, CNN-IBN sent an undercover reporter to the same Saket mall...
  • Delhi gangrape: People take to streets to protest against govt December 20, 2012

    As the 23-year-old Delhi's gangrape victim struggled for her life, many took to the streets to protest against the government and demand action against the accused. Three of the four accused produced in the court confessed to the crime saying they were guilty for the horrible act. Police claim they...
  • Delhi gangrape: Women say they don't feel safe in the city December 19, 2012

    It's been 48 hours since the bus gangrape case horrified Delhi. The city administration has, like always, promised to make Delhi safer for women. But has that happened? CNN-IBN's correspondent Priyanka Dube travelled on the same route, which the accused took that fateful Sunday night, to find out if things...