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Jan 22, 2018
SC asks 16 December 2012 gangrape convict to file review petition soon, says 'cannot wait' for longThe Supreme Court on Monday asked one of the four death row convicts in the sensational 16 December, 2012 gangrape and murder case to soon file his plea seeking review of its verdict upholding death sentence awarded to him, saying the court "cannot wait" for long.
May 06, 2017
2012 Delhi gangrape case verdict: Celebrations can be put on hold for now, women still aren't safe in this countryIt was a day of victory for India when the Supreme Court awarded a well-deserved death sentence to the four convicts who brutally raped, mutilated and murdered 23-year-old Jyoti Singh.
May 06, 2017
2012 Delhi gangrape case verdict: Why celebration over SC ruling is an insult to victim's memoryThe celebratory, self-congratulating noise going around after the Supreme Court’s decision on Friday upholding the death sentence to the convicts of the 16 December, 2012 gangrape and murder case leaves one with a sense of dismay.
May 05, 2017
December 2012 Delhi gangrape case: Supreme Court to deliver verdict on 4 convicts' appeals todayThe fate of four death row convicts in the sensational 16 December 2012 gangrape and murder case would be decided on Friday as the Supreme Court would deliver its verdict on their appeals challenging the Delhi High Court judgement.
May 29, 2015
Pakistan hangs three men who wanted to fly hijacked plane to India in 1998Three men who hijacked a plane of Pakistani airlines in 1998 and tried to take it to India were among eight persons who were hung on Thursday in different jails across Pakistan.
May 28, 2015
Right to life does not end with confirmation of death sentence for death row convicts: SCThe Supreme Court today held that right to life does not end with the confirmation of the death sentence, observing that the basis to the right to dignity also extends to the death row convicts.
Sep 02, 2014
Death row convict's review petition to be heard by 3-judge bench: SCSupreme Court has held that in the death sentence cases, the convict's petition seeking review of the verdict be heard by 3 judges bench in an open court.