Minor girl gang-raped by 3 men in outskirts of Hyderabad

Hyderabad: Patancheru police on Thursday arrested three people for charges of allegedly gang-raping a minor girl at Chitrapuri colony of Ameenpur in Patancheru Mandal. According to Hans News Service, the offenders first kidnapped the girl in a car while she was visiting a local store and they took her to a remote place near Vani Nagar…

Jaish-e-Mohammad planning to execute terror attacks in Ayodhya, reveal intelligence agencies

Banned terror group Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) is planning terror attacks in Uttar Pradesh’s Ayodhya, according to intelligence agencies. Sources told Zee Media that a message of JeM chief Maulana Masood Azhar has been intercepted by intelligence agencies and the message sent via chatting app Telegram has revealed that Pakistan-based terror group is planning to execute attacks in Ayodhya. It is to be noted that Telegram is widely used by JeM and other terror groups for communication.

Nirbhaya case: Supreme Court rejects review plea of rape convict Akshay Kumar Singh

The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected the review petition filed by Akshay Kumar Singh in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case. Akshay Singh is one of six accused in the case. Of the total, prime accused Ram Singh had committed suicide in the Tihar jail during the trial of the case. Another accused in the matter was a minor and had appeared before a juvenile justice court.

7th anniversary of Nirbhaya case: A look at death penalties in India

As calls for hanging the rapists intensifies on the 7th anniversary of the gruesome Nirbhaya rape-and-murder case, there is a need to have a look at India’s record on death penalties to convicts and their execution. The Supreme court, which had on July 9 last year, dismissed the review pleas filed by three convicts in the case, is scheduled to hear a review of plea of one of the death-row convicts on December 17.