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‘Either Allah cures them or takes them back’

Tabassum and Mohammed Nazir tell Irena Akbar why they want mercy killing for their six children, suffering from a rare neurological disorder

Woman appeals for daughter’s mercy killing

A 34-year-old woman arrived at the Erode district collectorate office along with her daughter during the weekly grievance redressal meeting on Monday to appeal for the girl’s mercy killing.


KEM nurses delighted,say they will continue to look after Aruna

Aruna Shanbaug has no idea how significant Monday was for her,but it was an emotional day for all the nurses at the KEM Hospital where they have been taking care of her for the past 37 years.

SC rules Aruna can't die but in favour of 'passive euthanasia'

In landmark verdict,SC allows mercy killing for the terminally ill under 'exceptional conditions'.

SC reserves verdict on plea for Aruna Shanbaug's mercy killing

Former nurse has been in vegetative state for 37 years after her violent rape by a hospital sweeper.

Apex court seeks AG’s response on euthanasia

The Supreme Court on Monday sought a response from the Attorney General on a plea for euthanasia or mercy killing-which is not legal in India-for a rape victim,who has been in coma for the past 36 years.


BSP MLA-harassed man wants to be euthanised

A man has approached President Pratibha Patil seeking permission for 'Euthanasia' (mercy killing).

Jade pleaded for mercy killing

Jade had asked for mercy killing injection to put her out of pain.