The Dwarka fast-track court has given the death sentence to three men convicted of gang-raping a 19-year-old woman in 2012. After a two-year long trial, all three accused in the brutal gangrape and murder of the woman were convicted by a fast-track court on Thursday. Rahul, 26, Ravi and Vinod, both 22, were convicted under section 302 with section 34 (attempt to murder with common intent), section 376 (g) (gangrape), section 363 (kidnapping) and section 201 (destruction of evidence) ... Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago
A day after a group of students and professionals from Northeast led a protest march and courted arrest demanding justice for 19-year-old Arunachal boy Nido Taniam, the Delhi High Court on Friday pulled up the Delhi Police and the state government.The court chided the police after victims' family said that no arrest or progress has been made in the case even after a week. -- Indian Express ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
Protesting against a recent ruling by the Supreme Court, which criminalises gay sex under IPC Section 377, filmmaker Onir has written a letter to the Chief Justice of India saying he is a criminal now. "I am a proud, law abiding citizen, but with the ruling of the Supreme Court bench on the 11th of December 2013 by definition of my identity, I have become a criminal," Onir said in his letter to Chief Justice P Sathasivam. "Today as a National Award-winning ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
‘Devyani is composed, cheerful and happy’ ‘She will be in India on Friday night. She is on her way back.’ ‘I am in touch with her on an hourly basis before and after the (US court's) verdict.’Hours after the Indian diplomat is indicted for visa fraud and making false statements by a New York court grand jury, her father Uttam Khobragade talks to rediff.com's Prasanna D Zore. The Khobragade family is relieved that their daughter will be back in ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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