Articles about Mukesh Singh

J&K: Four suspected Jaish terrorists eliminated, had "big plan"

19 Nov 2020

India
J&K: Four suspected Jaish terrorists eliminated, had "big plan"

In what qualifies as a massive win for security forces, four suspected terrorists of Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed were neutralized this morning in a gun battle on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway near Nagrota.

With rapists' hanging, long-drawn struggle ends for Nirbhaya's mother

20 Mar 2020

India
With rapists' hanging, long-drawn struggle ends for Nirbhaya's mother

Seven years after they brutally raped a 23-year-old paramedical student in the National Capital, four convicts were hanged to death inside Tihar jail at 5:30 am this morning, bringing an end to a long-drawn struggle for the victim's mother, Asha Devi.

3 Nirbhaya convicts approach ICJ seeking stay on execution

16 Mar 2020

India
3 Nirbhaya convicts approach ICJ seeking stay on execution

Days ahead of their scheduled execution, three of the four death-row convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case approached the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

Nirbhaya's rapist's plea should be taken on priority: CJI Bobde

27 Jan 2020

India
Nirbhaya's rapist's plea should be taken on priority: CJI Bobde

The plea of Mukesh Singh, one of the men who is facing death for raping Nirbhaya, should be taken up on an urgent basis if the execution is on February 1, Chief Justice of India SA Bobde said on Monday.

Nirbhaya's mother slams Indira Jaising for saying 'forgive the rapists'

18 Jan 2020

India
Nirbhaya's mother slams Indira Jaising for saying 'forgive the rapists'

Senior lawyer Indira Jaising made a case for rapists of Nirbhaya saying the mother of the deceased 23-year-old physiotherapy intern should forgive the convicts.

Mercy plea of Nirbhaya's rapist rejected by President Kovind

17 Jan 2020

India
Mercy plea of Nirbhaya's rapist rejected by President Kovind

On Friday, President Ram Nath Kovind rejected the mercy petition filed by one of the four convicts who raped Nirbhaya in 2012.

Nirbhaya's rapists will be hanged, SC dismisses curative petitions

14 Jan 2020

India
Nirbhaya's rapists will be hanged, SC dismisses curative petitions

The Supreme Court dismissed curative petitions filed by two convicts, namely Vinay Sharma and Mukesh Singh, in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case.

Dummy execution for Nirbhaya's rapists performed at Tihar jail

13 Jan 2020

India
Dummy execution for Nirbhaya's rapists performed at Tihar jail

For the first time in history, four men will be hanged simultaneously inside New Delhi's Tihar jail on January 22. And on Sunday, prison authorities performed a dummy execution to test noose's strength.

Meet Pawan Jallad, the man who will execute Nirbhaya convicts

12 Jan 2020

India
Meet Pawan Jallad, the man who will execute Nirbhaya convicts

Anyone who commits heinous crimes like the Nirbhaya case deserves to be hanged, says Pawan Jallad, an executioner from Meerut.

Nirbhaya's parents' plea seeking death warrant of convicts adjourned

13 Dec 2019

India
Nirbhaya's parents' plea seeking death warrant of convicts adjourned

A petition filed by Nirbhaya's parents, seeking the issuance of the death warrant of four convicts who raped their daughter in 2012, was adjourned by a Delhi court on Friday.

Tihar is preparing to hang convicts of Nirbhaya gang-rape case

12 Dec 2019

India
Tihar is preparing to hang convicts of Nirbhaya gang-rape case

Seven years after she was gang-raped and tortured on a moving Delhi bus, "India's daughter" Nirbhaya will now get a closure as Tihar jail has quietly begun preparations to hang the four men, who assaulted her.

Schools re-open in Kashmir, internet services suspended in Jammu

19 Aug 2019

India
Schools re-open in Kashmir, internet services suspended in Jammu

Jammu and Kashmir has been under a lockdown for a fortnight now, and on Monday the state took tiny steps towards normalcy.

Indian footballers head to USA for NFL training

13 Feb 2017

Sports
Indian footballers head to USA for NFL training

After a month long talent hunt program 'Million Dollar Kick', three Indian footballers were selected for a National Football League training camp in the USA.