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December 16 gangrape


December 16 gangrape: Till last moment, convicts kept hoping for court miracle

March 21, 2020 11:10 am

“They were hopeful the execution would be stalled, and kept asking if any order had come from the court,” said a jail official.

December 16 gangrape convicts hanged to death; PM Modi says justice has prevailed

March 20, 2020 11:55 am

2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case convicts hanged: Delhi Mukesh (31), Pawan Gupta (24), Vinay Sharma (25) and Akshay Kumar Singh (33) were executed in Tihar jail at 5.30 am.

December 16 gangrape: Court issues fresh death warrants, convicts to hang on March 20

March 05, 2020 8:56 pm

"Hope this is the final date and the convicts will be hanged on March 20. Till the time they are not hanged, the struggle will be on," the December 16 gangrape and murder victim's mother said.

Dec 16 rape case: SC allows Centre, Delhi govt to seek fresh execution dates

February 12, 2020 2:03 am

On February 5, the High Court gave the convicts one week's time to exhaust their legal remedies and also rejected the government's prayer to allow them to be executed separately.

Finality key to death sentence, can’t be kept open-ended: Supreme Court

January 24, 2020 7:15 am

Chief Justice of India S A Bobde's remarks come at a time when convicts in the December 16, 2012 gangrape-and-murder case have been filing petitions one after another to delay their execution ordered by a Delhi court.

A mercy petition allows for rectifying miscarriage of justice, mitigates errors in the legal system

January 24, 2020 11:31 am

When society celebrates an encounter killing of rape suspects, our judiciary should worry.

2012 Delhi gangrape case: Court issues fresh death warrants, convicts to hang on Feb 1

January 17, 2020 7:04 pm

The fresh warrants were introduced after the Delhi government told the Delhi High Court Wednesday that irrespective of a date and time fixed for the execution, it cannot take place as long as their mercy petition was pending before the President.

2012 gangrape case: Convicts can't be hanged on Jan 22 as mercy plea pending before President, Delhi govt tells HC

January 15, 2020 3:13 pm

Mukesh, one of the convicts, had approached the Delhi High Court for quashing of the death warrant. The petition sought setting aside of the trial court’s order issuing the warrant of execution and direction to authorities

Delhi gangrape convict Mukesh files mercy plea after SC junks curative petitions

January 14, 2020 7:08 pm

December 16 gangrape case: A SC bench dismissed the plea filed by the convicts Vinay Sharma and Mukesh after a Delhi court scheduled the execution of all the four convicts for January 22, at Tihar Jail.

December 16 gangrape case: SC to hear curative petitions of 2 death row convicts on January 14

January 11, 2020 2:30 pm

A Delhi court had Tuesday issued death warrants against Sharma (26) and the other convicts, Mukesh (32), Pawan Gupta (25) and Akshay Kumar Singh (31). They are scheduled to be hanged at Tihar Jail on January 22 at 7 am.