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Shakti Mills rape case: Bombay High Court pulls up Maharashtra govt over delay in death penalty confirmation
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Shakti Mills rape case: Bombay High Court pulls up Maharashtra govt over delay in death penalty confirmation

Bombay High Court pulled up the Maharashtra govt for its "insensitivity" in the Shakti Mills gangrape case in April 2014

Maharashtra farm loan waiver: Govt eyeing Shakti Mill land to raise money for financial incentive
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Maharashtra farm loan waiver: Govt eyeing Shakti Mill land to raise money for financial incentive

The Maharashtra government is eyeing the Shakti Mill land — which was in the spotlight after a brutal gang rape in 2013 — to fund loan waiver for farmers

Shakti Mills gangrape: HC to hear death sentence petition today
Mumbai

Shakti Mills gangrape: HC to hear death sentence petition today

The Bombay High Court on Friday is likely to hear the death sentence confirmation petition of three convicts in the 2013 Shakti Mills gangrape case.

Maha govt begins process to take over Shakti Mills complex
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Maha govt begins process to take over Shakti Mills complex

Maharashtra government has begun process for taking over the infamous Shakti Mills complex, where the gangrape of a photojournalist had shocked the nation.

Outer wall of defunct Shakti Mills compound secured: PWD to HC
Mumbai

Outer wall of defunct Shakti Mills compound secured: PWD to HC

Public Works Department (PWD) officials informed Justice NM Jamdar that they have completed securing of the outer wall of the mills' premises by fencing it with barbed wire and a gate.

No info if Shakti mills owner was summoned during gangrape probe: RTI activist
Mumbai

No info if Shakti mills owner was summoned during gangrape probe: RTI activist

The premises are in the possession of the Official Liquidator of the Bombay High Court for the last 16 years.

Shakti mills photojournalist gangrape: Verdict likely on Thursday
Mumbai

Shakti mills photojournalist gangrape: Verdict likely on Thursday

"The court today completed recording the deposition of three witnesses who were recalled yesterday. It will start hearing the final arguments tomorrow after which the verdict may come out," Special Public Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam told PTI.

Shakti mills gangrape: Convicts challenge additional charges in HC
Mumbai

Shakti mills gangrape: Convicts challenge additional charges in HC

The section provides for death punishment to those accused, who have been convicted earlier under section 376 of IPC for rape.

Shakti Mills gangrape: Fresh charges frame against common convicts
Mumbai

Shakti Mills gangrape: Fresh charges frame against common convicts

The additional charges were framed under section 376 (e) of the IPC for repeated offence after court accepted the prosecution's application on the count.

Shakti mills gangrape: Prosecution seeks death penalty for repeat offenders
Mumbai

Shakti mills gangrape: Prosecution seeks death penalty for repeat offenders

The prosecution has filed an application seeking to invoke additional charges that could invite the death penalty against the three common offenders in this case. The additional charges pertain to a repeat offence in a gang rape case.

Mumbai: Arguments conclude in telephone operator gangrape case
Mumbai

Mumbai: Arguments conclude in telephone operator gangrape case

The final arguments in Shakti Mill telephone operator gangrape case were concluded by the defence on Tuesday, paving the way for pronouncement of judgment by the court.

Mumbai gangrape case: Editor to be examined as defence witness
Mumbai

Mumbai gangrape case: Editor to be examined as defence witness

A Mumbai sessions court, conducting the trial in the Shakti mill telephone operator gangrape case, on Monday allowed defence lawyers to examine the editor of a city-based English daily as a witness.

Mumbai gangrape: Victim's colleague deposes before court
Mumbai

Mumbai gangrape: Victim's colleague deposes before court

The 22-year-old magazine photojournalist had gone with her colleague to the deserted Shakti Mills compound located in the central Mumbai, on an assignment on 22 August last year when five men gangraped her at the abandoned mill, after bashing him up.

'India's rape epidemic' among Time Magazine's top 10 world news stories
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'India's rape epidemic' among Time Magazine's top 10 world news stories

The magazine also mentions other major rape cases that followed, including the gangrape of a photo journalist in Mumbai this year.

Shakti Mill gangrape: Victim's friend deposes before court
Mumbai

Shakti Mill gangrape: Victim's friend deposes before court

The friend of the 18-year-old telephone operator who was allegedly gang-raped at the Shakti Mills compound on July 31 deposed before the court here today.

Shakti Mills gangrape: Telephone operator completes deposition
Mumbai

Shakti Mills gangrape: Telephone operator completes deposition

The defence lawyers had last month sought time from the court to cross-examine the survivor. During her examination by the prosecution, the girl had sought court's permission to beat up the accused in the court.

Telephone operator gangrape: Two more witnesses depose before court
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Telephone operator gangrape: Two more witnesses depose before court

Two more prosecution witnesses today deposed before the Sessions court here in the case related to the gangrape of an 18-year-old telephone operator at the Shakti Mills compound here on July 31

Three witnesses depose in tele operator's gangrape case at Shakti Mills
Mumbai

Three witnesses depose in tele operator's gangrape case at Shakti Mills

Out of the five accused in the telephone operator's gangrape, three were also found to be involved in the August 22 photojournalist gangrape case, in the same mill compound.

Shakti Mills rape: Two witnesses depose before court
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Shakti Mills rape: Two witnesses depose before court

The spots inside the Shakti Mills compound here where an 18-year-old telephone operator and a 23-year-old photo-journalist were allegedly gangraped on July 31 and August 22 lie in radius of 300 metres from each other, a witness told a sessions court today

Mumbai gangrape: Survivor's deposition finishes
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Mumbai gangrape: Survivor's deposition finishes

The deposition of the 23-year-old photojournalist in the Mumbai gangrape case got over today. The girl faced two days of questioning from the prosecution and the defence