Nirbhaya counselling centre handles 200 cases in nine months

In a little over nine months, the Nirbhaya Specialised Counselling and Support Centre for Women has been able to resolve over 200 cases.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Women's safety in Chennai: Nirbhaya schemes still in ‘tender’ stage

Four years after sanction of Rs 425 cr, corporation has managed to complete only three of the 10 projects under the corpus fund 

published on : 24th March 2022

Centre releases 95 per cent Nirbhaya scheme funds in Telengana 

As a part of the Nirbhaya Fund Scheme, 112 Emergency Response Support System has commenced in Telangana.

published on : 9th February 2022

Child marriage victims being rehabilitated: Government to HC

The PIL stated that special rehabilitation packages should be introduced by the State government for child marriage victims on the lines of the Nirbhaya Fund. 

published on : 29th January 2022

Rohit Shetty directs awareness video for Mumbai Police's special division 'Nirbhaya Squad'

The two-minute video, voiced by megastar Amitabh Bachchan, was launched by the Mumbai Police on Wednesday.

published on : 27th January 2022

Mumbai police chief Hemant Nagrale orders 'Nirbhaya squad' at each station, intensified patrolling

The instructions came in the aftermath of the brutal rape and murder of a woman in suburban Sakinaka last week, which bore some similarity to the 2012 'Nirbhaya' gang-rape case of Delhi.

published on : 14th September 2021

Kids in all care homes of Kerala to be transferred to Thrissur model home by August-end

The actual dates for transferring children from various districts will be informed through the respective child protection officers, the directive stated.

published on : 16th August 2021

Nirbhaya: SC dismisses convict Akshay's plea challenging rejection of his second mercy petition

A bench of Justices R Banumathi, Ashok Bhushan and A S Bopanna said no ground was made out in Akshay's plea for judicial review of the decision rejecting mercy petition.

published on : 19th March 2020

Can still file curative petition, say convicts in Nirbhaya gangrape case

On December 18, Tihar Jail administration issued a notice to the convicts of the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case to file mercy petition within seven days.

published on : 25th December 2019

Convict's age plea dismissed, Nirbhaya’s mother gets sigh of relief

During the hearing, Nirbhaya’s mother addressed the court and said the same petition had been rejected by the trial court and wasn’t raised before the Supreme Court.

published on : 20th December 2019

Grief after relief for Nirbhaya’s mother after court asks if convicts would file mercy pleas

The development came soon after the Supreme Court rejected the review petition filed by Akshay Kumar Singh, one of the four convicts, and awarded the death penalty.

published on : 19th December 2019

Nirbhaya case: One of the four convicts moves Delhi HC claiming he was juvenile in 2012

The plea filed by convict Pawan Kumar Gupta is listed for hearing on Thursday before Justice Suresh Kumar Kait.

published on : 18th December 2019

Timeline: Here's how the Nirbhaya gangrape case unfolded

The legal options to escape the noose are getting exhausted for the convicts in the Nirbhaya gangrape case with a SC bench rejecting their review petitions. Here's a timeline of the case.

published on : 10th July 2018

2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape case: Parents relieved as Supreme Court shows no leniency towards the convicts

Joy was written large on the faces of the residents of the family’s village in Uttar Pradesh. They celebrated the court verdict by distributing sweets and offering prayers.

published on : 10th July 2018

Supreme Court refuses to interfere with findings in its main verdict in Nirbhaya gang rape case 

Six years after the gruesome rape in South Delhi, the Supreme Court on Monday uphold the death penalty of three gang rape-cum-murder convicts.

published on : 9th July 2018
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