Justice prevails

Even as the whole country is waiting for the day when the punishment would be served on Nirbhaya convicts, five of the 15 convicts in the sensational case of sexual assault of a minor child at Ayanavaram in Chennai were sentenced to life imprisonment by a special court on Monday. Continue Reading

Nirbhaya case: Dummy execution done in Tihar

A dummy execution of the four death row convicts in the Nirbhaya gangrape case was performed at the Tihar Jail here, prison officials have said. A Delhi court had on 7 January issued death warrants against all the four convicts — Mukesh (32), Pawan Gupta (25), Vinay Sharma (26) and Akshay Kumar Singh (31) — and ordered they be hanged on 22 January at 7 am in Tihar jail, over seven years after the brutal crime sparked outrage and anger across Continue Reading