2012 Delhi gangrape case: Day after execution of four convicts, UN calls on all nations to stop use of capital punishment
The UN has called on all nations to stop the use of capital punishment or put a moratorium on it, a day after four men convicted of gang-raping and murdering a 23-year-old woman were hanged in India.
'Justice finally granted': 2012 Delhi gangrape victim's parents hail hanging of four convicts, say historic day for all women
The victim's father, Badrinath Singh hailed the hanging saying that their daughter had finally got the justice, seven years after she was brutalised in a moving bus in Delhi. He said that this day is dedicated for all the women of the country.
2012 Delhi gangrape case: Seven years later, all four death row convicts executed for crime that shook nation
The hanging was carried out as per schedule in Delhi's Tihar jail after a three-judge Supreme Court bench rejected the final plea by the convicts' lawyer AP Singh to stay their execution in a late-night hearing.
2012 Delhi gangrape case: Supreme Court refuses to entertain Mukesh Singh's plea claiming he wasn't in Delhi at time of crime
The Supreme Court refused to entertain the plea of Mukesh Singh, one of the four death-row convicts in the 2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case, challenging the Delhi High Court order which rejected his claim that he was not in the city at the time of crime
All legal routes to escape the noose closed on Thursday for the four men convicted in the 2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case who are now hours away from being hanged, seven years-three months after brutalising a young woman in a Delhi bus with a barbarity that shook the nation
2012 Delhi gangrape and murder: Three convicts approach International Court of Justice seeking stay on execution of death sentence
The four convicts in the 2012 Delhi gangrape case — Vinay, Akshay Thakur, Pawan Gupta and Mukesh Singh — are scheduled to be hanged at 5:30 am on 20 March.
2012 Delhi gangrape case: Fresh death warrants issued for convicts; all 4 to be hanged on 20 March at 5.30 am
The advocate for the four death row convicts in the Delhi gangrape and murder case also told the court that there was no legal impediment for court in proceeding to fix the date of execution.
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.
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.
2013 Delhi gangrape case: Sessions court to pronounce judgment on 18 Jan; accused charged with aggravated sexual assault of 5-year-old
A Delhi court Wednesday fixed 18 January for pronouncing judgement in the sensational 2013 case of the gangrape of a five-year-old girl in east Delhi
Tihar Jail asks UP for two hangmen on short notice amid reports that 2012 Delhi gangrape convicts may be executed soon
The Tihar Jail in Delhi has asked Uttar Pradesh to provide two hangmen on short notice, amid reports that four men convicted in the December 2012 rape-and-murder case may be executed soon.
2012 Delhi gangrape: L-G Anil Baijal recommends rejecting mercy plea of convict Vinay Sharma; victim's mother rues 'endless wait for justice'
The development comes a day after the Delhi government recommended rejection of the mercy petition of Vinay Sharma.
2012 Delhi gangrape case: Supreme Court upholds death penalty for three convicts; victim's mother says 'got justice'
The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed pleas filed by three out of the four convicts and said no grounds have been made out by them for review of the verdict.
8-month-old baby raped in Delhi: Outrage won't save India's children from sexual assault; stringent laws needed
Are we prepared to grasp the issue of sexual violence involving children and address it in order to create a new set of laws for the 21st Century to protect our children?
Nirbhaya's rape her own mistake, don't wear lipstick and jeans, Raipur teacher warns girls; sparks outrage
Nirbhaya's gangrape was her own mistake, and not of her rapists’, a Kendriya Vidyalaya teacher in Raipur allegedly told her students.
Nearly five years after the 2012 Delhi gangrape incident shook the nation's conscience, women continue to be vulnerable on the streets.
Haryana Congress demanded that the perpetrators of the "Nirbhaya-type" gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old Dalit woman in Rohtak must be hanged.
2012 Delhi gangrape case verdict: Celebrations can be put on hold for now, women still aren't safe in this country
It 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.