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Supreme Court death sentence


SC confirms death for Pune duo in rape, murder of BPO employee

May 10, 2015 1:52 am

Court says accused ‘a menace to the society, showed no regret’

Bending towards justice

January 30, 2014 9:07 am

After clemency, the court must address the death penalty itself.

Govt to ask SC to review ruling on death penalty

January 30, 2014 12:28 pm

Court to hear Rajiv convicts’ plea seeking commutation of sentence to life term today.

SC verdict: Why these 15 were spared death

January 22, 2014 4:47 pm

SC commuted the death sentences of 15 convicts, most of them on grounds of a delay in the disposal of their mercy petitions.

Justice more humane

January 22, 2014 1:17 am

The Supreme Court does well to impose new conditions on the use of the death penalty.

Hope for Bhullar, curative petition to be taken up soon

January 22, 2014 1:02 am

Bhullar has been undergoing treatment at the Institute for Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences in Delhi since 2010.

'I now know he will come home one day'

January 22, 2014 12:59 am

Verdict was welcomed by various political parties in Tamil Nadu, especially smaller outfits who have been actively campaigning for trio.

Supreme Court commutes death sentence of 15, says 'Retribution' has no constitutional value in India

January 21, 2014 10:14 pm

The apex court invoked a number of principles to stress that even convicts fall under the protection offered by the Constitution.

SC says delay in deciding mercy plea can be ground for commutation of death penalty

January 21, 2014 2:24 pm

SC commutes sentence of 15, judgment will have widespread implications

26/11 Mumbai attack convict Ajmal Kasab pleads for mercy from Pranab Mukherjee

September 18, 2012 1:32 pm

After massacring scores of innocent people in Mumbai,Kasab wants Pranab Mukherjee's pardon.