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Gudiya’s rape ‘exceptional depravity, extreme brutality’: 2 convicted

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday while convicting two men — Manoj and Pradeep — in the 2013 Gudiya gang rape case held that the crime committed was “most grotesque” and the “collective conscience of the community was shaken”. “In our society the minor girls are worshipped as goddess on certain occasions but in […]

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Delhi Police chief given powers to exercise NSA for 3 months

New Delhi: Delhi Lt. Governor Anil Baijal has given city Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik to exercise the powers of detaining authority under the stringent National Security Act for three months. In a notification dated January 10, the Lt Governor said: “Whereas the Lt Governor of the National Capital Territory of Delhi is satisfied that it is […]

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Congress eyes Shaheen Bagh route to make comeback in Delhi

New Delhi: With Shaheen Bagh becoming an epicentre of anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protests and scores of politicians making a beeline to express solidarity with the protesters there, the Congress is eyeing a comeback on Delhi Assembly seats with considerable Muslim voters by riding on the protest wave. Okhla, Seelampur, Matia Mahal, Ballimaran, Mustafabad and Chandni Chowk […]

A Delhi court on Tuesday issued death warrants against all four convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case

Nirbhaya rapists to be hanged on January 22, orders Delhi Court

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday issued death warrants against all four convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case with the convicts to be hanged on January 22. Patiala House Court Additional Sessions Judge Satish Kumar Arora while issuing the death warrants directed the convicts to be hanged on January 22 at […]