Nirbhaya Case(Search results - 49)
India14, Feb 2020, 4:46 PM IST
Nirbhaya case: Convict's petition challenging mercy plea dismissed; Justice faints during hearing
Vinay Sharma's petition challenging rejection of mercy plea was dismissed by the Supreme Court bench. Meanwhile, Justice R Banumathi fainted while hearing Centre's petition seeking separate execution dates of convicts in the Nirbhaya case.
India13, Feb 2020, 10:13 AM IST
Nirbhaya case: Convict Vinay Sharma’s plea to be heard in Supreme Court today
Vinay Sharma, one of the four convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case, challenged the President's decision to dismiss his mercy petition in the apex court on Tuesday.
India7, Feb 2020, 4:46 PM IST
Nirbhaya case: Petition seeking new date for execution of convicts dismissed by Delhi court
“As three mercy petitions have been dismissed till now and now no application of any convicts is pending in any court. Kindly issue a fresh date of execution,” prayed public prosecutor Irfan Ahmad
India7, Feb 2020, 9:49 AM IST
Nirbhaya case: Delhi court to hear Tihar authorities’ plea on fresh death warrants
A Delhi court has sought response by Friday of the four death row convicts in the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case based on an application seeking issuance of fresh death warrants against them
India6, Feb 2020, 12:27 PM IST
Nirbhaya case: Centre’s appeal against Delhi HC staying convicts’ execution to be heard in SC tomorrow
The Central government has said that the 2018 Rules does not prohibit the execution of death sentence of co-convicts, one by one, on the rejection of their respective mercy petitions
India5, Feb 2020, 8:36 PM IST
From Nirbhaya case developments to AAP angle in Shaheen Bagh protest, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
The Nirbhaya case convicts will be executed together and not separately, said the Delhi high court. Two terrorists were killed, and one Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan lost his life after terrorists attacked a check-post in Parim Pora, Srinagar on February 5. Do not miss the headlines of the day on MyNation in 100 seconds.
Not For Women Only5, Feb 2020, 5:59 PM IST
Yogita Bhayana, The Activist In The Forefront Of The Nirbhaya Movement
A little over seven years ago, after a 23 year old was brutally raped in a moving bus in the national capital leading to her death, public outrage and protests began not only in India but abroad also. The protests which continued for several months came to an end but there was someone whose life changed completely – Yogita Bhayana, an ordinary Delhi girl who was so moved by the whole movement that she went on to become the actual face of what is now known as “The Nirbhaya Movement”. Let’s find out more about Yogita’s journey in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.
India5, Feb 2020, 3:58 PM IST
Nirbhaya case: Convicts to be hanged together; court gives one week to exhaust legal remedies
The Nirbhaya case convicts now have a weeks’ time to exhaust legal remedies against their hanging. The convicts will be executed together and not separately said the Delhi high court.
India30, Jan 2020, 5:02 PM IST
Nirbhaya case: Convict Akshay's petition dismissed by SC, stay on execution rejected
The development comes a day after the Supreme Court dismissed a plea filed by another convict, Mukesh, challenging the rejection of his mercy plea by the President. The four convicts in the case are scheduled to be executed on February 1 at 7am.
India30, Jan 2020, 9:26 AM IST
Nirbhaya gang rape, murder case: Supreme Court to hear Akshay Thakur's curative petition today
Days after the Supreme Court dismissed Nirbhaya case convict Akshay's review petition in December last year, the top court will once again hear a curative petition filed by him on January 30
India29, Jan 2020, 12:24 PM IST
Nirbhaya rape-murder case: Supreme Court dismisses convict's petition challenging mercy plea rejection
A day after one of the Nirbhaya gang rape, murder case convicts, Mukesh Kumar Singh, challenged the rejection of his mercy petition by President Ram Nath Kovind, the Supreme Court, on Wednesday dismissed his plea and said that quick consideration could not mean no application of mind
India29, Jan 2020, 8:59 AM IST
Supreme Court to pronounce verdict on Nirbhaya case convict's plea challenging mercy plea rejection
On Tuesday, another Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder convict Akshay filed a curative petition to the Supreme Court. Today, the top court will pronounce its order on Mukesh Singh's mercy plea rejection.
India27, Jan 2020, 3:21 PM IST
Supreme Court on Nirbhaya case: Top priority for petitions since execution of convicts is on February 1
The Supreme Court said that if a convict in the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case files any petition, it will be the court's top priority, since the rapists are going to be executed on February 1. Mukesh Kumar Singh's counsel asked to approach the registry of the court for an urgent listing of his plea against rejection of mercy petition by the President.
India18, Jan 2020, 5:17 PM IST
Does the President actually have the power to pardon and is the decision final?
Under Article 72, the President of India has the power to pardon a convict. Article 72 says that the President shall have the powers to grant pardons, reprieves, respites or remissions of punishment. This, however, comes with certain conditions.
India18, Jan 2020, 12:02 PM IST
Nirbhaya case: Victim's mother slams Indira Jaising for suggesting to forgive her daughter's rapists
Senior advocate Indira Jaising urged the mother of Nirbhaya to pardon the men on death row who were convicted for the 2012 gang rape of her daughter