Nirbhaya Gang Rape

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UP horror: Woman gang-raped, rod inserted in private parts; dies

06 Jan 2021

UP horror: Woman gang-raped, rod inserted in private parts; dies

In a horrific incident that revives memories of the Nirbhaya incident, a middle-aged woman was gang-raped and brutally assaulted in the Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh.

Nirbhaya case: Convict Akshay's curative plea dismissed by SC

30 Jan 2020

Nirbhaya case: Convict Akshay's curative plea dismissed by SC

On Thursday, the Supreme Court dismissed the curative petition of Akshay Singh, one of the four convicts on a death row in connection to the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case.

Meet the IPS-officer, who solved #NirbhayaCase; real-life inspiration for #NetflixDelhiCrime

29 Mar 2019

Meet the IPS-officer, who solved #NirbhayaCase; real-life inspiration for #NetflixDelhiCrime

Netflix recently released Indo-Canadian filmmaker Richie Mehta's Delhi Crime, a seven-episode web-series on the 2012 Delhi gangrape or Nirbhaya case from Delhi Police's perspective.

#NirbhayaCase: Make country better place for women, says CM Mamata

16 Dec 2018

#NirbhayaCase: Make country better place for women, says CM Mamata

On the sixth anniversary of the Nirbhaya gang rape, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today urged people to make the country a better place for women.

West Bengal: Police files charge-sheet against three in gang-rape case

26 Oct 2018

West Bengal: Police files charge-sheet against three in gang-rape case

The West Bengal Police has filed a charge-sheet against three persons in connection with the gangrape of a woman in Jalpaiguri district on October 20.

WB: Woman allegedly raped by relative, rod inserted in private-parts

22 Oct 2018

WB: Woman allegedly raped by relative, rod inserted in private-parts

In what makes for a brutal incident, a tribal woman was allegedly raped by her relative in West Bengal, and a rod was inserted in her private parts.

Nirbhaya's mother approaches DCW over delay in execution of convicts

11 Sep 2018

Nirbhaya's mother approaches DCW over delay in execution of convicts

The mother of the 23-year-old paramedic student, who was brutally gang-raped and murdered in 2012, today said she approached the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) to look into the delay in execution of the convicts.

Nirbhaya's rapists will be hanged, SC rejects convicts' plea

09 Jul 2018

Nirbhaya's rapists will be hanged, SC rejects convicts' plea

The Supreme Court (SC) has upheld the death penalty of three convicts in the Nirbhaya rape case, who had filed review petitions.

Kathua, Unnao: Has anything changed for India's women since Nirbhaya?

14 Apr 2018

Kathua, Unnao: Has anything changed for India's women since Nirbhaya?

On December 16, 2012, a paramedical student was brutally gang-raped on a bus in Delhi, an incident that forced India to confront the horrors of gender-based sexual violence prevalent in the country.

Dear Modiji, don't you forget, 'Janta Maaf Nahi Karegi'

13 Apr 2018

Dear Modiji, don't you forget, 'Janta Maaf Nahi Karegi'

Does 'Humari betiyon ko suraksha naa de paane wale logon, janta maaf nai karegi' ring a bell?

Former top cop insults Nirbhaya, her mother, and all women

16 Mar 2018

Former top cop insults Nirbhaya, her mother, and all women

A former Karnataka top cop created controversy with his misogynistic and patronizing statements.

Haryana: Minor girl found dead with mangled private-parts, ruptured liver

14 Jan 2018

Haryana: Minor girl found dead with mangled private-parts, ruptured liver

In yet another spine-chilling Nirbhaya-like incident in Haryana, a minor girl was brutally murdered; her body with completely mutilated private parts and ruptured liver was found near a canal in Jind district's Budhakhera village.

Another Nirbhaya-like incident: 16-year-old gang-raped in Delhi park; friend assaulted

18 Dec 2017

Another Nirbhaya-like incident: 16-year-old gang-raped in Delhi park; friend assaulted

In a horrifying incident, a 16-year-old girl has been brutally gang-raped by three men in a park in Delhi's Shalimar Bagh.

Politicians turn Nirbhaya's commemoration event into blame-game

17 Dec 2017

Politicians turn Nirbhaya's commemoration event into blame-game

The pain of losing one's daughter to brutal gang-rape has to be severe enough by itself. But when others turn it into an opportunity to play politics, it's bound to be intensified.

Five years since Nirbhaya gang-rape, her family still awaits justice

16 Dec 2017

Five years since Nirbhaya gang-rape, her family still awaits justice

Today marks five years of the gruesome gang-rape of Nirbhaya, an incident that triggered country-wide protests forcing the government to formulate new laws on crimes against women.

How did lives of the neighbors of Nirbhaya's rapists change?

14 Dec 2017

How did lives of the neighbors of Nirbhaya's rapists change?

The December 16 Delhi gangrape, that shook the world, has made life difficult for residents of Ravidas Camp, the RK Puram slum which was home to the rapists.

Haryana: 5-year-old raped, murdered, wooden stick found in private parts

10 Dec 2017

Haryana: 5-year-old raped, murdered, wooden stick found in private parts

In yet another shocking crime, a five-year-old girl was brutally raped and murdered in Haryana's Hisar. A wooden stick was found inserted in her vagina, reports say.

Not much has changed in the five years since Nirbhaya

14 Nov 2017

Not much has changed in the five years since Nirbhaya

A rape incident needs to stand out to get noticed in India.

Our son's a pilot, thanks to Rahul Gandhi: Nirbhaya's mother

02 Nov 2017

Our son's a pilot, thanks to Rahul Gandhi: Nirbhaya's mother

When 23-year-old Nirbhaya was brutally raped on a December'12 night, her brother Aman (name changed) went into shock.

Rs. 12cr from Nirbhaya Fund for CCTVs at railway stations

15 Aug 2017

Rs. 12cr from Nirbhaya Fund for CCTVs at railway stations

Railway stations in the Delhi Division have seen some horrific crimes in recent times. In June at Ballabgarh, Junaid Khan was lynched on a train.

Delhi- Taxi driver returns lost bag worth Rs. 8 lakh

09 May 2017

Delhi- Taxi driver returns lost bag worth Rs. 8 lakh

22-year-old cabbie, Debendra Kapri, last week handed in a backpack forgotten by a passenger to the Delhi police station.

The Nirbhaya impact: What has changed after December 2012?

05 May 2017

The Nirbhaya impact: What has changed after December 2012?

In December 2012, the brutal rape of a 23-year-old physiotherapy intern who was tortured and left to die on the roadside, shook India and the world.

Nirbhaya rape case: 4 convicts get death sentence, rules SC

05 May 2017

Nirbhaya rape case: 4 convicts get death sentence, rules SC

The Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence for the four convicts in the Nirbhaya gang rape case.

Nirbhaya rape convict attempts suicide

25 Aug 2016

Nirbhaya rape convict attempts suicide

Vinay Sharma, one of the main accused the in the 16 December gang-rape case that shocked the nation attempted suicide in jail.