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December 16 gangrape case


Delhi ACP whose cases have made it to silver screen twice retires

October 31, 2020 8:52 am

In his 34-year-long service, ACP Singh has worked on plenty of high-profile cases — from the December 2012 gangrape and murder case to arresting "superchor" Bunty to the Ponty Chadha murder case in 2012.

December 16 gangrape case: Court junks plea seeking stay on execution, convicts to be hanged tomorrow

March 19, 2020 4:36 pm

The dismissal of the curative petition comes a day before the hanging of the four convicts — Mukesh Singh (32), Pawan Gupta (25), Vinay Sharma (26) and Akshay Kumar Singh (31).

December 16 gangrape case: Fresh petitions in courts two days ahead of execution

March 18, 2020 7:42 pm

The four convicts -- Mukesh Singh, Akshay Singh Thakur, Pawan Gupta, and Vinay Sharma -- are scheduled to be hanged at 5.30 am on March 20.

Delhi gangrape case: Three death row convicts approach International Court of Justice

March 17, 2020 8:56 am

The death row convicts requested the ICJ's help to "prevent this barbaric and inhumane punishment from being inflicted upon convicts, the death penalty has no relevance in a progressive and modern international era."

SC dismisses December 16 gangrape convict's plea to restore his legal remedies

March 16, 2020 3:59 pm

Mukesh claimed he was misled by his lawyers and sought the court's directions to allow him to appeal against the death sentence.

SC’s dismissal of Dec 16 rape case review raises troubling questions about lawyers’ ethics, court process

July 14, 2018 7:55 am

The SC had previously ruled “all the three dying declarations are true, voluntary and consistent.” Therefore, the standard for review was not satisfied.

December 16 gangrape case: SC defers review petition to next month

November 13, 2017 4:37 pm

The apex court was scheduled to hear on Monday the petition filed by one of the convicts in the case. The review petition was moved through Advocate M L Sharma by Mukesh Singh, who is one of the four convicts sentenced to death in the case.

DCW issues notice to Tihar, police over hanging of December 16 rape convicts

October 31, 2017 7:27 pm

The apex court on May 5 this year had upheld the death sentence for four men convicted of the savage rape and murder of the young woman, terming the attack on her as the "most brutal, barbaric and diabolical".

Nirbhaya gangrape case: Barbaric and diabolical, says SC, upholds death for December 16 accused

May 06, 2017 8:27 am

Nirbhaya gangrape verdict: As soon as the judges read out their verdict, some visitors in the visitors gallery inside the jam-packed courtroom broke into applause.

The December 16 Verdict: Justice not just for us, but for nation, says mother

May 06, 2017 4:57 am

On Friday, the Supreme Court upheld the death sentence for the four convicts