Tag: Murder

May 10
Mob Lynching- A threat to society

Mob lynching is an illegal way of punishing somebody by an informal group of people. A…

Apr 26
Defence of Grave and Sudden provocation in Murder cases

The defence of crimes of passion challenges mens rea, suggesting that there was no…

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 22
Asian Holocaust and Human Rights Violation

During the 1920 Nanjing had a population of 250,000. But during 1930, the city was…

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…

Mar 05
SC says long adjournment ‘not justified’, asks HC to hear plea on March 6

The Supreme Court on Wednesday held that the decision of the Delhi high court to…

Mar 03
Nirbhaya case: Court defers hanging of the 4 death row convicts once again

The execution of the 4 convicts in the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case which was…

Feb 26
Nirbhaya case: SC defers hearing of Centre’s appeal for separate execution to March 5

The Supreme Court on 25th February deferred the hearing of the Centre’s plea…

Feb 22
Death-row convict Vinay Sharma moves Election Commission for relief

Vinay Sharma, one of the four death-row convicts in the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder…