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Apr 23, 2019
Bilkis Bano case: SC directs Gujarat govt to provide Rs 50 lakh compensation, job, house to 2002 riots gangrape survivorA bench headed by Chief Justice of India Rajan Gogoi was informed by the Gujarat government that action has been taken against the erring police officials in the Bilkis Bano case.
Mar 29, 2019
Bilkis Bano case: Supreme Court asks Gujarat govt to take action against errant cops, including IPS officer, in two weeksA bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Sanjiv Khanna asked the Gujarat government to complete the disciplinary action within two weeks initiated against the erring officials in the Bilkis Bano case indicted by the Bombay High Court
Jan 13, 2018
Bilkis Bano's plea for exemplary compensation highlights how the judiciary failed her by ignoring state's responsibilityBilkis Bano, the 2002 Gujarat gangrape and communal violence survivor, has been fighting for justice.
Nov 24, 2017
Bilkis Bano gangrape case: SC grants six weeks time to Gujarat govt to apprise it on action taken against convicted cops2002 Bilkis Bano gangrape case: SC granted six weeks time to the Gujarat govt for apprising it on whether any disciplinary action has been initiated against policemen convicted
Oct 23, 2017
Supreme Court tells Gujarat riots survivor Bilkis Bano she can demand higher compensation from Gujarat govtThe Supreme Court on Monday said Godhra riots rape survivor Bilkis Bano can seek higher compensation from the government.
Jul 10, 2017
Bilkis Bano gangrape case: SC upholds Bombay HC verdict; dismisses appeals of 4 cops, 2 doctors convictedSupreme Court on Monday dismissed the appeals of two doctors and four policemen including an IPS officer challenging their conviction by the Bombay High Court
May 30, 2017
Bilkis Bano gangrape case: Supreme Court refuses stay on IPS officer RS Bhagora's convictionThe Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to hold an urgent hearing on a plea by Gujarat Police officer Ramabhai Bhagora seeking stay of a Bombay High Court order convicting him in the Bilkis Bano gangrape case.
May 08, 2017
Bilkis Bano says verdict on rape case upholds faith in judiciary but ensure no parole for convictsBano and her husband Yakub said that in order to live without any fear, it was necessary that the convicts are not granted parole.
May 07, 2017
2012 Delhi gangrape verdict: Respect women, end rape, millennials speak up in one voiceMurmurs of exaltation and disparagement would always be heard no matter what the judgment is. The only worry is will the word 'rape' ever disappear from the dictionary or is there another Jyoti Singh unknowingly waiting to be taken down the gory path again?
May 06, 2017
Bilkis Bano verdict steers away from taking responsibility about sexual violence committed in conflictsThe judgment looks at the rape of Bilkis Bano and the rape of thousands of women during the post-Godhra riots, as a misfortune of communal disharmony, and in this, it normalises the crime of rape as a result of uncontrolled sexual desire, when in reality, rape is about power and subjection.