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2012 Delhi gangrape case verdict: Victim's parents say they are satisfied with the order
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2012 Delhi gangrape case verdict: Victim's parents say they are satisfied with the order

The 16 December, 2012 gangrape victim's mother said she was satisfied that the perpetrators have been awarded the death penalty by the Supreme Court.

2012 Delhi gangrape case verdict: SC upholds death penalty for four convicts, calls it 'barbaric' incident
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2012 Delhi gangrape case verdict: SC upholds death penalty for four convicts, calls it 'barbaric' incident

The Supreme Court on Friday upheld the earlier order of death sentence to the four convicts in the brutal Delhi 2012 gangrape case.

2012 Delhi gangrape case: Full text of the Supreme Court verdict upholding Delhi HC judgment
India

2012 Delhi gangrape case: Full text of the Supreme Court verdict upholding Delhi HC judgment

The Supreme Court on Monday confirmed the death sentence awarded to the four convicts in the 16 December, 2012 gangrape and murder case, terming it the 'rarest of rare', most brutal, barbaric and diabolical attack on the 23-year-old paramedic student

2012 Delhi gangrape: Has women's safety improved since Jyoti Singh incident?
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2012 Delhi gangrape: Has women's safety improved since Jyoti Singh incident?

The gangrape of Jyoti Singh on 16 December, 2012 that shook the country’s conscience and triggered massive outrage, is something that has been imprinted on our collective memory forever

Delhi gangrape case: Supreme Court declines amicus curiae plea to withdraw
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Delhi gangrape case: Supreme Court declines amicus curiae plea to withdraw

The court has commenced hearing on the appeals by the four whose conviction and death sentence in 16 December Delhi gangrape case was upheld by the Delhi HC

For Jyoti Singh's parents, mixed emotions as RS passes new law on juvenile justice
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For Jyoti Singh's parents, mixed emotions as RS passes new law on juvenile justice

Parents of the 16 December gangrape victim on Tuesday welcomed the passage of the long-pending Juvenile Justice Bill saying that it will deter juveniles from committing such crime against women even though they rued that their daughter has been denied justice.

New law will keep children and women safe in the future: Reactions to the Juvenile Justice Bill
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New law will keep children and women safe in the future: Reactions to the Juvenile Justice Bill

Putting an end to a protracted legislative debate and a widespread public outcry, the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday passed the Juvenile Justice Bill. Under the new law, children between the ages of 16 years and 18 years who commit heinous crimes can now be tried as adults.

Juvenile Justice Bill: Public pressure forces Rajya Sabha into debate but it may not be a smooth passage
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Juvenile Justice Bill: Public pressure forces Rajya Sabha into debate but it may not be a smooth passage

Rajya Sabha has been forced to take up the Juvenile Justice Bill for debate owing to unprecedented public pressure following the release of the convict in Jyoti Singh rape case

Why it's time Parliament had a debate on the pending Juvenile Justice Bill
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Why it's time Parliament had a debate on the pending Juvenile Justice Bill

What is much more worrying is the fact that the union government too, while pushing for a new Juvenile Justice Bill, appears to be singularly focused on this one case, as evidenced by Maneka Gandhi's recent statements.

Jyoti's parents witness proceedings as Rajya Sabha debates Juvenile Justice Bill
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Jyoti's parents witness proceedings as Rajya Sabha debates Juvenile Justice Bill

arents of the woman who was gangraped in Delhi in December 2012 on Tuesday keenly watched deliberations in Rajya Sabha as Maneka Gandhi piloted the Juvenile Justice Bill.

How many Nirbhayas are needed for laws to change in India: Jyoti Singh's mother
India

How many Nirbhayas are needed for laws to change in India: Jyoti Singh's mother

With the Supreme Court rejecting the plea against release of the juvenile convict, the parents of the 16 December gangrape victim on Monday said the courts have failed them and asked how many Nirbhayas would it take for the laws to change.

Weren't hopeful that SC will give favourable verdict: Delhi gangrape victim's father
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Weren't hopeful that SC will give favourable verdict: Delhi gangrape victim's father

With the SC rejecting the plea against release of the juvenile convict, the parents of the 16 December gangrape victim said the courts have failed them.

Juvenile Justice Board rules Delhi  gangrape convict 'not the most brutal'; was brutalised by his depiction
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Juvenile Justice Board rules Delhi gangrape convict 'not the most brutal'; was brutalised by his depiction

Much of the emotional anger against his release is predicated on the belief that this juvenile was the most bestial of the lot and his bestiality stood out.

Jyoti Singh's parents detained for second day after protests over juvenile's release
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Jyoti Singh's parents detained for second day after protests over juvenile's release

Scores of protesters, including the parents of the 16 December gangrape victim, were detained after they protested against the release of the juvenile offender near India Gate.

Delhi gangrape case: Juvenile to walk free after being released despite DCW petition
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Delhi gangrape case: Juvenile to walk free after being released despite DCW petition

There is a lot of confusion over whether the juvenile convict in the Delhi gangrape case will be released on Sunday or not.

Fiction over reality: We created Nirbhaya, and killed Jyoti Singh
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Fiction over reality: We created Nirbhaya, and killed Jyoti Singh

Had she been alive and well today, Jyoti could have explained whether humiliation and agony she suffered at the hands of her tormentors was worse than the indignity of living under the shadow of an imaginary character.

Why do we continue to call her Nirbhaya? What’s wrong with saying Jyoti Singh Pandey?
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Why do we continue to call her Nirbhaya? What’s wrong with saying Jyoti Singh Pandey?

The late Jyoti Singh Pandey’s parents have been publicly using her name and have told us they want her name published. And yet the media insists on calling her Nirbhaya.

'My daughter was Jyoti Singh': Nirbhaya's mother says not ashamed to take daughter's name
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'My daughter was Jyoti Singh': Nirbhaya's mother says not ashamed to take daughter's name

Three years after the 23-year-old 'Nirbhaya' was brutally gang-raped here on 16 December, 2012, her mother on Wednesday revealed her name, saying she was not ashamed of it.

Banned BBC documentary India's Daughter premieres in the US
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Banned BBC documentary India's Daughter premieres in the US

Streep told a packed auditorium that victim Jyoti Singh was not only India's daughter but "she's our daughter, too."