Members of the Kerala Union of Working Journalists (KUWJ), PCI and the Delhi Union of Journalists (DUJ) joined the protest
Hathras rape case: Inquire if witness, victim's lawyer threatened during trial, Allahabad HC to district judge, CRPF IG
The court has sought the report within 15 days and said that it would consider transferring the proceedings out of Hathras for ensuring a free and fair trial in the case
Over the past year, the Uttar Pradesh police's response to a number of brutal crimes has cast serious doubt over its efforts to curb offences against women
Hathras district magistrate Praveen Kumar Laxkar had drawn criticism over "inaction" after a Dalit woman was raped by four upper-caste men in the district in September
The Dalit woman was allegedly raped by four upper-caste men in Hathras on 14 September. She had died on 29 September at Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital during treatment
The probe is taking time as forensic reports are awaited, CBI's counsel Anurag Singh told the Lucknow bench of the court
The civil rights body also demanded security for the family and their rehabilitation through the Nirbhaya Fund. It also said that the name of PFI has been dragged into the case to create a Hindu-Muslim chasm and divert attention
District Magistrate Pravin Kumar faced criticism after the victim was hurriedly cremated near her home on 30 September, with family members alleging that it was done without their consent
Hathras case: Supreme Court directs Allahabad HC to monitor CBI probe, provision of security to victim’s family
The apex court passed the order while hearing a batch of pleas that claimed a fair trial was not possible in Uttar Pradesh as the probe has allegedly been botched up
Amarinder Singh says Punjab govt took prompt action in Hoshiarpur rape case, accused arrested 'without delay'
Punjab chief minister claimed that the Adityanath govt had delayed action in the Hathras rape case, which is "why Rahul Gandhi had to rush to Hathras, to secure justice for the victim's family"
Rape of minor in Punjab triggers political slugfest; Congress, BJP accuse each other of selective outrage
The BJP attacked Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra of being selective in cases of atrocities against women and questioned their 'silence' over the alleged rape and killing of a six-year-old girl in Punjab
Senior advocate Indira Jaising, representing one of the intervenors, demanded an 'intensive monitoring' of the case by a Constitutional court, and that a special public prosecutor should be appointed by the apex court in the case
The PIL stated that the series of events as reported purportedly showed involvement and complicity of the state officials in 'destruction of evidence and shielding the accused persons'
Hathras rape case: CBI removes FIR under IPC sections for gangrape, murder from website hours after uploading it
Sources said the move is likely to be to adhere to the SC's 2018 order that said FIRs in cases of rape and sexual assault, including those against minors, should not be put in public domain by police
Hathras case: Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi call Uttar Pradesh govt unethical and insensitive, accuse it of 'protecting criminals'
The Congress leaders also launched a social media campaign, urging people, especially women, to speak up for the Hathras victim
Hathras rape case: Victim's family to record statement before Allahabad HC today, hearing to begin at 2.15 pm
Case is listed before a division bench of Justice Pankaj Mithal and Justice Rajan Roy. The court had ordered Hathras authorities to arrange for family's travel
Hathras case: CBI files FIR day after taking over case, invokes provisions related to gangrape, Atrocities Act
The national agency has assigned the case to a special team in its Ghaziabad unit after the Centre issued an official notification for it to take over the probe
'Shameful' that many Indians don't consider Dalits, Muslims, tribals as human, says Rahul Gandhi on Hathras case
Referring to the Uttar Pradesh Police's denial of the rape charge, the Congress leader accused the state govt and police of dismissing her plight
Besides the alleged gang-rape case, the Uttar Pradesh government has also sought a CBI probe into the FIR related to the alleged criminal conspiracy to spread caste conflict
Hathras rape case: Victim's family to appear before Allahabad High Court on Monday amid tight security
The Hathras district judge has been appointed as the nodal officer to coordinate the appearance of the victim's family member before the high court, said SP Vineet Jaiswal