December 16 Delhi gangrape

December 16 Delhi gangrape News

Five years after December 16 gangrape, are women claiming themselves?

We need to take a long, hard look at ourselves, acknowledge the monster in the mirror, and do what it takes to change. That is the only way we can repay Jyoti’s sacrifice.

December 16 gangrape case: SC to hear convict's review petition today

The review petition has been moved through Advocate M L Sharma by Mukesh Singh, who is one of the four convicts sentenced to death in the December 16 gangrape case.


Dec 16 gangrape: Convict moves Supreme Court, seeks review of verdict

A 23-year-old paramedic student was gangraped on the intervening night of December 16-17, 2012 inside a moving bus in South Delhi by a gang of six persons and severely assaulted before being thrown out naked.

Delhi High Court: Can't deny rape victims justice for lack of medical proof

The bench said, "In most of such cases, there is no medical evidence. Oral testimony of the victim is sufficient. Just because some false cases are filed, we cannot deny justice to real victims." It further said that the recent amendments in the rape law cannot be struck down as these were the need of the hour and framed after efforts of several years.

Nirbhaya gangrape convicts to be hanged, confirms Supreme Court

Nirbhaya gangrape case verdict: The four convicts in the case - Mukesh Singh, Pawan Gupta, Vinay Sharma and Akshay Thakur were given the death sentence by the trial court.

Why India doesn't find time to protest against marital rape

It seems we Indians never depict any outrage or protest against a case of marital rape.


Jaitley regrets remark over ‘small rape’, says it’s misconstrued

Social media launched a heated debate on the minister’s remark.

Delhi Gangrape: Prosecution tells Court accused intended to kill the victims

The prosecution in the December 16 gangrape case today told a court here that the brutal assault meted out to the victim and her male friend by the alleged rapists was with a motive to “eliminate” them so that neither was left alive to narrate the horrific ordeal. Special Public Prosecutor Dayan Krishnan in his […]

Delhi gangrape: Timeline of fast-track trial

The gangrape of a 23-year-old paramedic student inside a moving bus in Delhi on December 16,2012 had provoked widespread protests across the country demanding speedy trial. Here is a timeline of the trail conducted in a fast-track court. December 16,2012: A 23-year-old paramedical student was brutally gangraped in a moving bus in Delhi. December 23,2012: […]

A look at capital punishment in India

Four convicts of Delhi gangrape case have sentenced to death for raping and murdering a woman.