The Biggest Stories of February 9, 2015
Feb 9, 2015
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Friday October 30, 2015
Chandrabhan Sanap, the man convicted on Tuesday for the rape and murder of a software engineer Esther Anuhya in January last year, has been sentenced to death by a Mumbai court today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 7, 2015
The verdict in the infamous 2014 Badaun murder case of two cousin sisters in Uttar Pradesh will be pronounced by a Court on September 18, the bodies of both sisters were found hanging from a tree.
Meerut News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 28, 2015
A 28-year-old woman was today arrested for allegedly filing a fake gang rape complaint against a murder case witness and two others, police said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 25, 2015
One of the four men sentenced to death for the horrific rape and murder of a student in a moving bus in Delhi in December 2012, Vinay Kumar has been shifted to another prison where CCTV cameras are installed for surveillance, jail authorities told a Delhi Court today, the convict had claimed that he was being regularly assaulted by inmates earlier ...
Delhi News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday August 20, 2015
One of the four men sentenced to death for the horrific rape and murder of a student in a moving bus in Delhi in December 2012, has alleged that he has been beaten up by other inmates at the Tihar Jail.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Family members of two sisters, who were allegedly raped and murdered in Badaun, today sought an apology from Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav for saying that the case was "blown out of proportion" and it was a "cold-blooded" murder by the girls' cousins for property.
India News | Friday July 24, 2015
The Uttar Pradesh government has recommended a CBI inquiry into the death of a witness in a rape case against spiritual guru Asaram Bapu.
Telangana News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 24, 2015
In a twist to the rape and murder case of the 15-year-old tribal girl in Telangana's Ranga Reddy district, the police claimed that the complainant father, was himself the culprit.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 7, 2015
A new law to try juveniles between 16 and 18 years as adults in serious crimes like rape and murder is a step closer to enactment with the Lok Sabha passing it today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 7, 2015
Editors Guild of India today appealed to the government to revoke the ban on the telecast of the BBC documentary, depicting the aftermath of the brutal gangrape and murder of Nirbhaya in 2012, saying the move was "wholly unwarranted".
Opinion | Ashok Malik | Thursday March 5, 2015
India's Daughter is, of course, a journalistic documentation and not a fictionalised feature film, writes Ashok Malik.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday February 9, 2015
A mentally-challenged woman's savage rape and murder in a town 80 km from Delhi has spurred comparisons to the 2012 Delhi gang-rape.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday February 8, 2015
The brutal gang rape and murder of a mentally challenged woman in Haryana's Rohtak has sent shockwaves across the town. A week after the gruesome incident, civil society members and notable faces from the city joined hands with the family to take part in a candle light vigil to demand justice. Police say they are investigating the case and that the...
India News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday January 12, 2015
Two days after a woman was found brutalized and murdered in a government-run nursery in Delhi's Vasant Kunj area, the police say they have solved the case with the arrest of a man who allegedly knew her. The accused, Ramtez, worked in the nursery and was caught at the city's border on Sunday evening.
Delhi News | Written By Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday January 11, 2015
A woman has been found murdered and violated with a stick in Delhi's Vasant Kunj, in a chilling reminder of the December 2012 gangrape case in Delhi.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday December 17, 2014
A student of Class X in Tamil Nadu's Vellore district was arrested for the murder of an 11-year-old student of the same school. The girl's body was found on Tuesday. She had been sexually assaulted as well.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 27, 2014
The sight of two young girls hanging from a tree in Uttar Pradesh's Badaun in May horrified India and drew reactions from across the world. Five months on, the Central Bureau of Investigation says they were not gang-raped and murdered as the police said, but they hanged themselves.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 8, 2014
An FIR or police complaint alleging murder has been filed in the case of two schoolgirls who were found hanging from the ends of the same rope on a tree in Assam's Karimganj district on Thursday.
India News | Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Thursday August 21, 2014
Forensic tests have ruled out sexual assault in the infamous Badaun rape and murder case, in which two teenage girls were allegedly raped and then hanged from a mango tree in a village of Uttar Pradesh this May.
India News | Sunetra Choudhury | Wednesday August 6, 2014
The five men accused of raping and murdering two teen girls in Badaun in Uttar Pradesh have passed lie detector tests, said sources in the Central Bureau of Investigation, which is handling the case.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Mala Das | Sunday July 20, 2014
The CBI's efforts to exhume the bodies of the Badaun cousins were today halted after their graves were submerged by rising water levels caused by the rains.
India News | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday July 20, 2014
The CBI will today resume exhuming the bodies of two teenagers who were allegedly gang-raped before being hanged alive in Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 19, 2014
With the level of the Ganga river rising, the CBI has begun exhuming the bodies of the two teenagers who were allegedly gang-raped and found hanging from a tree in the Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh in May this year. The agency wants to conduct fresh autopsies on the bodies.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 27, 2014
CBI on Thursday completed lie-detector tests on all the five accused in the Badaun double rape and murder case and said it has recorded some "deviations" in their statements.