Nirbhaya gangrape

A day after Nirbhaya convicts' execution, UN asks states to 'halt use of capital punishment'

Responding to the hanging, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres' spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said the world organisation calls on all nations to stop the use of capital punishment.

published on : 21st March 2020

Nirbhaya case: Loopholes in police, judiciary needs to be fixed, says Arvind Kejriwal

The four convicts in the Nirbhaya case were hanged to death at 5:30 a.m. in Delhi's Tihar jail on Friday.

published on : 20th March 2020

An unforgettable encounter in Tihar

Fr John Puthuva who worked as a counsellor in the jail talks about his interactions with the Nirbhaya convicts

published on : 20th March 2020

'Her fighting spirit refused to give up': Doctor who was first attended Nirbhaya

A close family friend recalling those times revealed that Dr Kandwal was not able to eat, sleep and follow the routine in a proper manner.

published on : 20th March 2020

It's a day for all women of country: Nirbhaya's father reacts to convicts' hanging

Nirbhaya's mother Asha Devi said that she will appeal to the Supreme Court to make guidelines so that the delay tactics used in her daughter's case are not repeated in future.  

published on : 20th March 2020

Justice delayed, but not denied: Nirbhaya's mother Asha Devi

"I dedicate this day -- March 20 to all the women in the country because Nirbhaya got justice, today," she said.

published on : 20th March 2020

Justice served! Crowd celebrates hanging of Nirbhaya convicts as clock strikes 5.30 am

Slogans of 'Nirbhaya zindabad' and 'live long Nirbhaya' were also raised.

published on : 20th March 2020

Nirbhaya convicts' hanging: Even COVID-19 scare fails to deter people from thronging Tihar

Security has been tightened around the jail premises to keep a check on any untoward incident.

published on : 20th March 2020

Seven years later, all four Nirbhaya gang rape convicts hanged to death

All four convicts - Akshay Thakur, Pawan Gupta, Vinay Sharma, and Mukesh Singh - were hanged today in New Delhi's Tihar jail.

published on : 20th March 2020

Locals assemble outside Tihar Jail ahead of Nirbhaya convicts' hanging

"Their deed was inhumane. We will stand here to show our solidarity with the victim," said another local.

published on : 20th March 2020

Nirbhaya convicts to be hanged today morning at 5.30 am

With the end of all legal recourse, the four convicts of the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case will be finally executed on Friday early morning.

published on : 20th March 2020

No twist, Nirbhaya convicts to finally hang

The Delhi High Court trashed a desperate petition of four Nirbhaya death row convicts on Thursday night, paving the way for their hanging on Friday morning.

published on : 20th March 2020

SC dismisses Nirbhaya convicts' plea for stay on hanging, decks cleared for execution at 5.30 am

The top court later refused to pass any order in this regard and leave the matter the Solicitor General.

published on : 20th March 2020

Nirbhaya convicts approach SC to stay hanging, hearing at 2.30 am

All four convicts - Akshay Thakur, Pawan Gupta, Vinay Sharma, and Mukesh Singh - are scheduled to be hanged at 5:30 am today.

published on : 20th March 2020

Nirbhaya case: Death row convict Pawan Gupta files mercy plea before President

Pawan's lawyer said he filed the plea after getting information that the Supreme Court had dismissed Gupta's curative petition.

published on : 2nd March 2020
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