Delhi Gangrape Case

  • Delhi gangrape: One year on, security is still an issue 16-12-2013 12:22 PM

    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 13-09-2013 11:50 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Rape menace: Will death penalty be a deterrent? 13-09-2013 11:30 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. ...
  • Justice for Delhi Braveheart: Reactions across the country 13-09-2013 11:20 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. ...
  • This is injustice to the poor: Delhi gangrape convict's mother 11-09-2013 11:13 AM

    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 10-09-2013 11:55 PM

    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? 10-09-2013 10:30 PM

    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? 10-09-2013 11:30 AM

    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 10-09-2013 11:20 AM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: Family still in trauma, hopes justice will be done 09-09-2013 05:00 PM

    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 31-08-2013 11:40 PM

    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 24-08-2013 03:45 PM

    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 17-07-2013 08:25 PM

    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 11-07-2013 04:39 PM

    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? 24-01-2013 11:15 PM

    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? 23-01-2013 11:59 PM

    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 23-01-2013 11:58 PM

    Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Rajnath Singh was elected as the Bharatiya Janata Party President on Wednesday as Nitin Gadkari opted out of the race following corruption allegations against him. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Gopal Subramaniam 23-01-2013 11:57 PM

    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 16-01-2013 07:59 PM

    A month after the gruesome gangrape of a 23-year-old brought the administration down on its knees, nothing seems to have changed in the national capital. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: People take to streets to protest against govt 20-12-2012 08:01 AM

    Many took to the streets to protest against the government and demand action against the accused. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: Women say they don't feel safe in the city 19-12-2012 09:27 AM

    The city administration has, like always, promised to make Delhi safer for women. But has that happened? ...