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Mumbai Police to set up Nirbhaya Teams in police stations to curb crimes against women

September 14, 2021 5:38 pm

The teams will carry out special patrolling in vulnerable spots, carry out awareness drives and track the activities of sexual offenders the area

EC questions Punjab CEO over Nirbhaya convict’s photo on poll hoarding

July 23, 2019 10:18 am

The victim’s mother apprised DCW chief Swati Maliwal that a picture was being circulated on social media wherein Mukesh Singh, a convict in the rape case, was displayed on official hoardings in Punjab.

Promises of justice just 'political gimmick', don't feel like voting this time: Nirbhaya's parents

April 25, 2019 10:28 pm

The six men accused of raping and killing Nirbhaya were awarded death sentence in September 2013. This was upheld by the Delhi High Court in 2014.

Panic buttons: First phase of 112 emergency service to be launched on February 19

February 13, 2019 7:19 am

The project is meant for those in distress, mainly women, so that they can send out distress signals along with their location details to the nearest police control room, by pressing a button in their mobile phones.

Nirbhaya Fund not being used for women, says mother

December 30, 2017 6:32 pm

"The Nirbhaya Fund should have been used for women security and empowerment but it is being for works like road construction," said Asha Devi.

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

Justice for Nirbhaya: Twitter buzzes with strong-headed reactions on the SC verdict

May 05, 2017 7:56 pm

Calling it the "most brutal, barbaric and diabolical attack" on the victim, Supreme Court finally passed its verdict on the convicts of the 2012 gangrape case.

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

May 05, 2017 9:34 pm

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

Justice is finally done, says Nirbhaya's mother Asha Devi

May 05, 2017 7:03 pm

She and her husband will continue fighting for justice for other girls.


Dec 16 gangrape victim's parents witness RS proceedings on juvenile bill

December 22, 2015 8:35 pm

The parents of December 16 gangrape victim, known as Nirbhaya, watched the proceedings from the visitor's gallery.

December 16 gangrape: People pay homage to Delhi brave heart on third anniversary

December 16, 2015 8:56 pm

Remembering Nirbhaya, people gathered at Jantar Mantar to pay homage to the 2012 Delhi gang rape victim on December 16.


BJP assures Nirbhaya's parents over Juvenile Justice Bill

December 22, 2015 2:40 pm

New Delhi, Dec 22 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday assured disappointed parents of December 16 gang-rape victim's parents that the Juvenile Justice Bill would be today passed in the Parliament today itself. After meeting Nirbhaya's parents Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi asserted that there should not be any delay in the passage of this bill. With the Supreme Court showing its inability to prohibit the release of the juvenile in the December 16 gang-rape case in the absence of laws, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad had yesterday said the ruling dispensation at the Centre is keen to pass the Juvenile Justice Bill and was also ready to bring supplementary agenda on it in the Parliament. The apex court had dismissed the petition filed by Delhi Commission of Women (DCW) Chairperson Swati Maliwal against the release of the juvenile offender in the case, saying 'there has to be a clear legislative sanction' in this regard.