India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday March 12, 2015
At 13, she was kidnapped, gang-raped and tortured with lit cigarettes. Ten years on, trial will finally begin in the case after a court today rejected an appeal by the man who, along with five others, allegedly sexually assaulted her inside a moving car in Lucknow.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 22, 2013
Judges should not make "gender biased" and "insensitive" comments in their verdicts while dealing with cases pertaining to women, the Delhi High Court said while expunging two such remarks made by a fast track court.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 3, 2013
A fast track court in Delhi said it will give its judgment in the December 16, 2012 Delhi gang-rape case on September 10. Four accused are faced trial for gang-rape and murder of a 23-year-old woman last year.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 27, 2013
A fast track court on Monday commenced the trial in the suicide case of ex-air hostess Geetika Sharma in which former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda is the main accused.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday April 26, 2013
Terming himself innocent, an accused in the December 16 gang-rape on Thursday moved an application before the fast track court seeking permission to undergo a lie detector test.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 12, 2013
Two defendants in the New Delhi gang-rape and murder trial on Thursday claimed they were not in the bus on which the 23-year-old student was repeatedly raped, the Press Trust of India said.
India News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday April 5, 2013
Vinay Sharma, one of the five adult men accused of raping a medical student on a bus in Delhi last December, was produced at the fast track court in Saket with a bandaged right hand. His lawyer has alleged that Vinay was beaten up by "other inmates and police officials" at Tihar Jail, where he is lodged.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 17, 2013
A youth has been sent to 10 years in jail by a fast track court for raping a girl on the false promise of marriage and leaving her after she became pregnant.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 11, 2013
Three of the magistrates, who had recorded the statement of the five adult accused in the gang-rape and murder of a 23-year-old girl in a moving bus in New Delhi on December 16, will testify before the fast track court in New Delhi on Tuesday.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 31, 2013
A 43-year-old man has been sent to jail for life for raping a 15-year-old girl, who was a friend of his daughter, with a fast-track court upholding that rape is the most hated crime as it is against the basic human right of a woman.
India News | Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Monday January 28, 2013
Defence lawyers in the Delhi gang-rape case will today argue on framing of charges at a fast track court in the Saket District Court complex in Delhi against the five accused who brutally gang-rape 'Amanat' (NOT her real name) on December 16 last year.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 15, 2013
A 60-year-old guard was today given death penalty by a Delhi court for raping and killing a three-year-old girl nearly two years ago.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Monday December 24, 2012
On Monday, the Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court said all cases related to sexual assaults on women in the city would be handled by fast track courts; a notification for five such courts would be made as soon as courts re-open after the winter break on January 2, he said.
Wednesday December 19, 2012
A rising tide of outrage over the brutal gang-rape of a young paramedical student today led to announcement of a raft of measures including increased police patrolling and five fast track courts to deal with such cases and the Delhi High Court to step in and monitor the probe.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 18, 2012
Amid widespread outrage over the barbaric gangrape of a girl inside a moving bus, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday urged the Chief Justice of Delhi High Court to immediately make functional five special fast track courts to try cases of assault on women, as approved by Delhi government.