Friday, Dec 02, 2022

December 16


SC upholds death sentence for 2012 Delhi gangrape convicts: How they can appeal against it

July 09, 2018 6:02 pm

The apex court has upheld the death sentence for three convicts in the December 16 gangrape case. Here's an explainer on what avenues are still open to the convicts, how death sentences are carried out and what crimes result in the death penalty.

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

How many more rapes needed to change laws, ask Jyoti Singh's parents

December 21, 2015 10:34 pm

Devi said notwithstanding the release of the juvenile convict on Sunday, she and her husband Badri Singh will continue their fight to ensure death penalty for rest of the four rapists who are currently lodged in Tihar jail.

December 16 victim's mother: ‘Those who commit heinous crimes like rape... their heads should hang in shame, not victims’

December 18, 2015 10:41 am

Jyoti’s mother was speaking at Nirbhaya Chetna Divas, an event organised by several women’s groups.

December 16 gangrape: Centre seeks extension of juvenile's stay

December 15, 2015 2:10 am

No mention of mental health status and follow-up were among the concerns listed by Additional Solicitor General (ASG) Sanjay Jain while appearing for the Centre.

An open letter from a mother to a rapist

December 16, 2014 1:18 pm

You rape us, you torture us, you do everything to kill our existence yet we are the ones who dare to bring you in this world.

Dialogues on Sexuality

December 16, 2014 11:56 am

Violence Against Women will be staged on Tuesday at 6 pm, Prithvi House.

Govt says cooperated with victim’s kin,decries politics over dead body

January 03, 2014 2:58 am

Amid the massive public outcry over the death of a 16-year-old girl who was gangraped twice and later set ablaze,the West Bengal government on Thursday condemned politics over her body and claimed it had fully cooperated with the bereaved family.

‘Juvenile’ among 6 held for rape,2 others face murder charge

January 03, 2014 2:56 am

On October 25,when the victim was reportedly raped the first time,the alleged juvenile returned home in the evening to celebrate his sister’s birthday.

'Outside were the protests. Inside we were fighting to save her'

December 15, 2013 3:12 am

Bruised,bleeding and drifting in and out of consciousness,she only had a single piece of cloth wrapped around her shivering frame against the winter night.