Updated : 4 days, 18 hours ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 14 (ANI): The Supreme Court has issued guidelines regarding listing of criminal appeals against High Court orders involving death penalty, saying these guidelines shall be followed scrupulously by all.
Updated : 1 week, 2 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 10 (ANI) A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court challenging the legality and validity of Section 354(5) of CrPC that provides for a convict to be "hanged by the neck till dead", saying it is in conflict with the basic structure of the Constitution of India.
Updated : 2 weeks, 4 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 31 (ANI): Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear the Centre's application seeking framing of additional guidelines in death penalty cases.
Updated : 2 weeks, 6 days ago IST
Adilabad (Telangana) [India], Jan 30 (ANI): A special court in Telangana on Thursday awarded death sentence to three persons in connection with the Samatha gang-rape and murder case.
Updated : 3 weeks, 6 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 23 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its order on a review petition filed against its judgment confirming the death penalty to two accused of killing 7 members of a family.
Updated : 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 18 (ANI): Rajya Sabha MP KTS Tulsi on Saturday said that he does not agree with Indira Jaising's remark, in which she spoke against death penalty and suggested to Nirbhaya's mother to forgive the convicts, and said that people of such "derived character" do not deserve
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 18 (ANI): Lucknow Police Commissioner, Sujeet Pandey, on Saturday lauded the role of department officials in the death penalty awarded, in four months, to an accused in the rape case of a minor.
Updated : 1 month, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan12 (ANI): A delegation of Shiromani Akali DaI (SAD) led by its President Sukhbir Singh Badal has requested Union Home Minister Amit Shah to cancel the death sentence of Balwant Singh Rajoana in 2007 case of assassination of former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh an
Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 10 (ANI): A Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) court on Friday accorded the death penalty to two convicts in a rape case.
Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
Amsterdam [Netherlands], Dec 28 (ANI): Pakistan's former military Gen (Rtd.) Pervez Musharraf on Friday submitted a petition in Lahore High Court challenging the death sentence handed to him in a treason case earlier this month.
Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], Dec 28 (ANI): The Gujarat High Court on Friday has given a death penalty to a man for raping and murdering a 3-year-old.
Islamabad [Pakistan], Dec 27 (ANI): Pakistan's former dictator Pervez Musharraf on Friday filed a review petition with the Lahore High Court challenging the verdict by a special court in Islamabad that had pronounced death penalty in the high treason case against him.