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December 16 Delhi gangrape


Delhi gangrape convicts hanged: A timeline of events since the December 16, 2012 incident

March 20, 2020 9:19 am

Delhi 2012 gangrape-murder case: The execution was held at the crack of dawn Friday, hours after the Delhi High Court refused to stay the execution.

December 16 gangrape convict's mother's last wish for her son - 'puri, sabzi, kachori'

March 19, 2020 5:52 pm

While the Supreme Court rejected Sharma's curative petition on January 14, his mercy petition was rejected by President Ramnath Kovind in February.

After 7 years, my daughter's soul will rest in peace: Mother of December 16 gangrape victim

March 19, 2020 5:17 pm

A Delhi court Thursday rejected the plea of death row convicts in the December 16 gangrape and murder case for a stay on execution.

December 16 gangrape case: Delhi court rejects convicts' plea seeking stay on execution

March 19, 2020 5:07 pm

Additional Sessions Judge Dharmender Rana passed the order setting the execution per schedule on March 20 at 5.30 am. All four convicts-Mukesh (31), Pawan Gupta (24), Vinay Sharma (25) and Akshay Kumar Singh (33) — have exhausted their legal remedies.

December 16 gangrape convict moves SC seeking restoration of his legal remedies

March 06, 2020 8:10 pm

The plea, filed through advocate M L Sharma, sought a CBI probe into alleged "criminal conspiracy" and "fraud" hatched by the Centre, the Delhi government and advocate Vrinda Grover, who is the amicus curiae in the case.

Petitions and safeguards: Understanding the delay in Delhi gangrape convicts' hanging

March 06, 2020 12:07 pm

This is the fourth time since January that a date has been set for the executions. Multiple petitions have been filed and rejected during this period, and multiple death warrants have been issued and postponed.

December 16 gangrape: Convicts won't be hanged today as Delhi court defers execution

March 03, 2020 12:22 am

This comes after President Ram Nath Kovind rejected convict Pawan Kumar Gupta's mercy plea. According to Delhi Prison Rules, if a mercy petition is submitted, the convict has to be given a 14-day period after the dismissal of the plea.

Supreme Court rejects Dec 16 convict’s plea challenging clemency rejection

February 15, 2020 2:36 am

The top court also has issued certain guidelines intended to speed up the hearing of death penalty appeals.

Court appoints advocate for Dec 16 rape convict who refused legal aid; families protest outside

February 14, 2020 2:08 am

It also deferred till February 17 the decision to fix a date to carry out execution of death warrants against the convicts — Pawan, Mukesh Singh (32), Vinay Sharma (26) and Akshay Kumar Singh (31).

Mother of Dec 16 rape victim urges court to fix date of execution

February 13, 2020 2:14 am

She submitted before Additional Sessions Judge Dharmender Rana with folded hands that the court should fix a fresh date of execution of death warrants against the four convicts in the case.