2012 gangrape and murder case: Had made all necessary preparations for execution of four convicts, say Tihar jail authorities after deferment
Delhi's Tihar Jail authorities had made all necessary preparations for the hanging of four convicts in the 2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case which was scheduled for Tuesday, officials said Monday. However, on Monday evening, a city court deferred the hanging till further orders.
2012 gangrape case: Delhi court seeks Tihar jail authorities’ response on convict Vinay Kumar's plea for medical treatment for 'mental illness, schizophrenia'
A Delhi court on Thursday sought a response from Tihar jail authorities on a plea by one of the four death row convicts in the 2012 Delhi gang rape and murder case, seeking better treatment for his claimed mental illness, schizophrenia and head and arm injuries.
2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case convicts will be ‘hanged soon’, Ravi Shankar Prasad tells Lok Sabha
Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday assured Lok Sabha that convicts in the 2012 gangrape and murder case will be hanged soon. The culprits are trying to delay punishment which is not justified, he added. Several members, especially women MPs across party lines, raised the issue of attacks on women in various parts of the country.
SC dismisses 2012 Delhi gangrape convict Mukesh Singh's appeal against rejection of mercy plea; fellow convict files curative petition challenging execution
Also on Wednesday, Akshay Singh, another fellow convict in the 2012 Delhi gang rape case challenged his execution scheduled on 1 February by filing a curative plea, the last legal resort in the Supreme Court.
2012 Delhi gangrape case: Mukesh Singh, one of four death row convicts, challenges president's decision to reject his mercy plea in SC
After the mercy petition was rejected, a Delhi court has issued a fresh death warrant against the four death-row convicts in the December 2012 gangrape and murder case, for their execution at 6 am on 1 February.
'Don't do politics,' responds Arvind Kejriwal after Smriti Irani blames AAP govt for 'delay' in hanging 2012 Delhi gangrape convicts
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal urged the BJP on Friday not to indulge in politics over the 2012 gangrape case and instead work together in ensuring that justice in such cases is delivered at the earliest.
2012 Delhi gangrape case: Patiala House court says hanging to now take place on 1 Feb; Pawan Gupta moves SC, claims he was minor at time of crime
A Delhi court has announced the second death warrant for the four convicts of the 2012 gangrape and murder case on Friday, scheduling the execution for 1 February at 6 am, reports said. Earlier, a death warrant was issued on 7 January, which had set the date for execution for 22 January, was delayed after one of the convicts filed a mercy petition.
President rejects 2012 Delhi gangrape convict's mercy plea, but it may not be the end of rope for him yet
President Ram Nath Kovind may have rejected the mercy plea of Mukesh Singh, the only one of the four men convicted in the 2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case to have knocked on the president's door, but it my not yet be the end of the rope for him
2012 Delhi gangrape victim's father welcomes President Ram Nath Kovind's decision to reject mercy plea of death row convict Mukesh Singh
The father of the 23-year-old paramedic student, who was gang-raped and brutally assaulted in December 2012, on Friday hoped that the men will not escape the gallows after President Ram Nath Kovind rejected the mercy plea of one of the four convicts
President Ram Nath Kovind rejects mercy plea of Mukesh Singh, one of the death row convicts in 2012 Delhi gangrape case
President Ram Nath Kovind rejected the mercy petition of Mukesh Singh, one of the convicts in the 2012 Delhi gangrape case, ANI reported
Tihar authorities shift convicts in 2012 Delhi gangrape case to jail number 3 where hanging is scheduled to take place on 22 Jan
All the four death-row convicts in the 2012 gang rape and murder case were shifted on Thursday to Tihar prison complex's jail number three where their hanging is set to take place, a jail official said.
Delhi court directs Tihar jail to file status report on scheduled execution of convicts in 2012 gangrape case by tomorrow
A Delhi court on Thursday directed Tihar jail authorities to file a proper report by Friday about the status of scheduled execution of convicts in the 2012 gangrape and murder case.
Delhi HC says system ‘suffering from cancer’ after convict in 2012 gangrape and murder case files mercy plea, raps AAP govt for delay in hanging
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday pulled up the AAP government and the prison authorities for creating a system which was "suffering from cancer" and "capable of being exploited" by death row convicts who wanted to "strategically" delay their execution.
'Why give death penalty when Delhi air is killing us anyway', reads review petition of 2012 gangrape convict in Supreme Court
Akshay, 31, who had not filed the review plea earlier with other three convicts in the 2012 Delhi gangrape case, has now moved the apex court with the petition, his lawyer AP Singh said.
For almost five years, the father of a young woman who was raped on December 16, 2012, and died of injuries 13 days later, can now sleep fitfully.
2012 Delhi gangrape case verdict: SC verdict to act as deterrent against heinous crimes, says Maneka Gandhi
Union Minister Maneka Gandhi today said the Supreme Court verdict in the 16 December gangrape case will act as a "deterrent" against such heinous crimes.