Nirbhaya rape

Wasn't in Delhi on day of crime, says Nirbhaya convict Mukesh; Court rejects his plea to quash hanging

In support of his contention, Mukesh claimed that he was arrested from Rajasthan and brought to Delhi on December 17, 2012, a day after the incident.

published on : 17th March 2020

Nirbhaya rape convict Vinay Sharma moves court, seeks treatment for 'mental illness'

According to prison officials, Sharma injured himself by banging his head on his cell wall in Tihar Jail for which he got some minor injuries and was treated inside the prison premises.

published on : 20th February 2020

Nirbhaya rape case convict Vinay Sharma attempts to hurt himself in Tihar jail, receives minor injuries

'One of the death row convicts of 2012 Delhi gang-rape case, Vinay had attempted to hurt himself by banging his head against a wall in his cell' and official said.

published on : 20th February 2020

Nirbhaya rape case: Victim's mother protests outside court over delay in convicts' hanging

The court expressed displeasure over the delay from convict Pawan Gupta's side who has removed his earlier lawyer and will need time to engage a new one.

published on : 12th February 2020

Disappointed by system but will continue fight: Nirbhaya’s mother

A Delhi court postponed the execution of death warrants of the four convicts in the Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case till further order.

published on : 1st February 2020

Nirbhaya rape case: Supreme Court bench to hear convict’s plea

The three-judge bench will be comprised of Justices R Banumathi, Ashok Bhushan and A S Bopanna.

published on : 28th January 2020

SC to hear Nirbhaya convict's plea against dismissal of his juvenility claim on January 20

Pawan Gupta, one of the convicts, moved the apex court on Friday challenging the high court's order dismissing his claim of being a juvenile in December 2012.

published on : 18th January 2020

Who is Indira Jaising to question me?: Nirbhaya's mother on 'forgive convicts' remark

On Friday, Indira Jaising, through a tweet, had urged Asha Devi to forgive the perpetrators and had used the example of Sonia Gandhi, who had forgiven Rajiv Gandhi's assassinator.

published on : 18th January 2020

Nirbhaya's mother being 'misguided', Delhi govt had no role in delaying convicts' hanging: Kejriwal

Kejriwal, who is the AAP's national convener, told reporters that whatever responsibilities the Delhi government had, it had finished them within a few hours.

published on : 17th January 2020

Delhi court dismisses NGO's plea to persuade Nirbhaya convicts to donate organs

A Delhi court had earlier this week issued a death warrant to the four convicts -- Vinay, Pawan, Akshay, and Mukesh.

published on : 10th January 2020

Nirbhaya case death-row convicts likely to be shifted to Tihar's Jail No 3

The Tihar Jail authorities have written to the Uttar Pradesh prison authorities, seeking the services of two hangmen from the state to execute the four convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape-and-murde

published on : 10th January 2020

Nirbhaya rape case: This is how convicts will be hanged in Tihar jail

The prison rules also categorically mention that the execution should take place early in the morning before it gets bright.

published on : 8th January 2020

And let there be justice: Authorities discuss what is needed

On the eve of the Nirbhaya case convict’s review hearing, authorities discuss why the need of the hour is speedy justice instead of lynching or capital punishment.

published on : 16th December 2019

Nirbhaya rape convicts to appear before court through video conferencing for security reasons

The court is currently hearing a petition filed by the parents of the victim seeking the execution of all the convicts to be expedited.

published on : 12th December 2019

Speculation over Nirbhaya killers' execution after Tihar Jail asks UP for two hangmen

The prisons department had received a request in this regard from the Tihar administration through fax on December 9.

published on : 12th December 2019