Tag: death penalty

Mar 24
International Rights Bodies on Nirbhaya Case: Death Penalty a Deterrent Theory

About Nirbhaya Case On a December night in Delhi, a girl so-named ‘Nirbhaya’ and her…

Mar 24
Globally 690 executions in 2018, 142 countries abolished Death Penalty

The death penalty is known as the execution of a person who has committed a crime and…

Mar 20
Capital punishment in India

Crime is as old as human civilization. Since time immemorial crime has been with us in…

Mar 19
Nirbhaya Case: President, SC, Delhi court reject last-minute pleas, execution set for 5:30 am Friday

A Delhi court was on Thursday told that no legal remedies of any of the four convicts…

Feb 14
How the Court decides the ‘Rarest of the Rare’ case for the Death Penalty

The death penalty is the execution of an offender according to the legal procedure of…

Feb 06
Nirbhaya case: Centre, Delhi government moves to SC against HC order

On Wednesday, the Centre and Delhi government moved the Supreme court challenging the…

Feb 01
Victim centric death penalty guidelines

The bench of chief justice SA Bobde, J. BR Gavai and J. Surya Kant agreed to hear…

Jan 31
Supreme Court dismisses the curative petition filed by Nirbhaya convict Akshay

The Supreme Court on January 30, 2019, rejected the curative plea filed by Akshay, one…

Jan 29
SC turns down Nirbhaya case convict’s plea against rejection of mercy plea

On January 17th, 2020, the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind rejected the mercy plea…

Jan 24
The Ministry of Home Affairs moves SC seeking a 7-day deadline for hanging death row convicts

The Ministry of Home Affairs has moved a plea in Supreme Court for fixing seven days…