Nirbhaya gangrape case

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Is India safer for women after Nirbhaya? The answer is no

Does any parent feel safe if his daughter is out late in any part of India, especially in metro cities? The answer is no. Isn’t every woman walking or driving alone considered fair game by otherwise seemingly harmless men? The answer is yes.

December 16 gangrape: Convict Mukesh seeks verdict review, approaches Supreme Court

The apex court had on May 5 upheld the death penalty to the four convicts, including Mukesh, in the case saying that the "brutal, barbaric and diabolic nature" of the crime could create a "tsunami of shock" to destroy a civilised society.

A civilised and progressive jurisprudence calls for banning the death penalty

An aspect that requires discussion is the meaning of “rarest of rare” that is used to identify the category of offenders who may be sentenced to death.

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

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


Nirbhaya gangrape case: SC upholds death sentence, says victim treated in 'devilish manner'

It added that the incident brought about a 'tsunami of shock' across the country.

Nirbhaya gangrape case: Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad hails verdict, favours death penalty

"There was a public outcry and tension in the country regarding this case. People were angry. The injustice done to the brave girl was shameful and cruel. The country was waiting (for the verdict)," Prasad said.

Nirbhaya gangrape case: Will file review as SC bowed down to public pressure, say convicts

Advocate M L Sharma also said a review petition would be filed as he claimed that one of his clients, Mukesh Singh, who will face the gallows, was implicated in the case.

Nirbhaya gangrape verdict: Justice has been done, says Maneka Gandhi

Nirbhaya gangrape case: It was the "most brutal, barbaric and diabolical attack" on the victim, the Supreme Court said.

Nirbhaya gangrape case: Verdict in the offing, mother of victim wants death for convicts

Nirbhaya gangrape case: The Delhi Police has also sought death penalty for all the four convicts in the case arguing that it fell into the 'rarest of rare' cases.