You are here:
Death Penalty
#

Death Penalty

Get Alerts

Articles

View all

Indian sentenced to death for double murder in the US

Oct 15, 2014

Indian sentenced to death for double murder in the US

Yandamuri, who worked for a division of eBay Inc in Philadelphia, killed a baby and her grandmother in October 2012 as part of a kidnapping scheme #NewsTracker #Capital punishment #Death Penalty #ransom #Murder #Pennsylvania #kidnapping #Raghunandan Yandamuri #First Degree Murder
HC confirms death sentence for Pune bus driver who killed 9

Sep 09, 2014

HC confirms death sentence for Pune bus driver who killed 9

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday confirmed the death sentence on Pune rogue driver Santosh M Mane, who two years ago hijacked a state transport bus and killed nine people. #India #Death sentence #Maharashtra #Pune #Death Penalty #High Court #Santosh Mane #pune bus tragedy #Pune bus rampage #rogue driver
Relief for Kolhapur sisters Bombay HC stays their execution

Aug 20, 2014

Relief for Kolhapur sisters Bombay HC stays their execution

In a major relief for two Kolhapur sisters whose mercy pleas were recently rejected by President Pranab Mukherjee, the Bombay High Court on Wednesday stayed their execution till disposal of their petition seeking commutation of death sentence to life imprisonment. #India #Pranab Mukherjee #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Bombay High Court #Crime #President #Death Penalty #Renuka Shinde #Seema Gavit
Here are the proposed changes to the Juvenile Justice Act

Aug 12, 2014

Here are the proposed changes to the Juvenile Justice Act

The bill to amend the Juvenile Justice Act (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000 was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday. Here are the proposed changes. #India #didyouknow #NewsTracker #Lok Sabha #Crime #Rape #Death Penalty #Adoption #Juvenile Justice Act #JJB #VAW
No proposal to abolish death penalty in India Govt

Aug 05, 2014

No proposal to abolish death penalty in India Govt

The government on Tuesday said it has no proposal to abolish capital punishment (death penalty) in the country. #India #NewsTracker #Lok Sabha #Crime #parliament #Death Penalty #IPC #Kiren Rijiju

BLOG POSTS

View all

Only the unthinking, emotional Indian sees value in death penalty

Sep 22, 2013

Only the unthinking, emotional Indian sees value in death penalty

The crowd takes offense even when it is not the victim, and feels entitled to join in handing out punishment. #OnOurMind #India #BJP #sushma swaraj #Rape #LK Advani #Death Penalty #hanging #Ravishankar Prasad #Munna Rai
Why I don't feel pained about Kasab's hanging

Nov 22, 2012

Why I don't feel pained about Kasab's hanging

There were disgusting messages on Twitter celebrating Kasabs death with biryani and worse. There were countdowns for the masterminds still living and thriving in Pakistan who ordered the attacks on Mumbai in 2008. #Terrorism #Pakistan #Ajmal Kasab #InMyOpinion #Death Penalty #26/11 Mumbai attacks