India’s top court has upheld death sentences for four men convicted in the gang-rape and torture of a woman on a moving bus in New Delhi.

The fatal attack on the 23-year-old medical student, in 2012, sparked widespread protests and turned the international spotlight on violence against women.

Judges said the crime met the “rarest of the rare” standard needed to justify capital punishment.

“It is not just the award of the death penalty, but the reasoning of the court which is more important …
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