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Dec 19, 2016
Hyderabad twin blasts case: Yasin Bhatkal, four others sentenced to death by NIA courtThis is the first time that top leaders of the Indian Mujahideen, including the group's co-founder Yasin Bhatkal, are convicted in a terror attack in the country.
Oct 21, 2016
Pakistan may execute a schizophrenic; top court rules disease not a mental illnessThe convicts wife said that as a last resort she would seek forgiveness from the heirs of the victim, a feature of Islamic law used in Pakistan that might help avert execution.
Sep 15, 2016
Soumya rape and murder case: SC commutes convict's death sentence to 7 yearsThe Supreme Court set aside the death sentence given to Govindachamy - the convict in the Soumya rape and murder case - and reduced it to seven-year jail term on Thursday.
Aug 22, 2016
Jigisha murder case: Delhi court orders death penalty for two convicts, life sentence for oneA court in New Delhi on Monday awarded death sentence to two out of three persons convicted for murdering and robbing IT executive Jigisha Ghosh in 2009.
Jun 01, 2016
One gets death, two jailed for life over 1971 Bangladesh war crimesA special tribunal in Bangladesh handed down death penalty to one person and imprisonment until death to his two brothers for committing crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation War
May 05, 2016
Bangladesh SC upholds Jamaat chief Nizami's death sentenceBangladesh's SC upheld the death sentence it handed down to chief of fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami Nizami over crimes against humanity.
May 04, 2016
Pakistan army chief signs death sentences of 11 Taliban convictsPakistan's Army chief signed off on the death sentences of 11 members of the Taliban convicted of terrorism, kidnappings and attacks on civilians and police
Feb 26, 2016
Beyond 'collective conscience': SC had deliberated on Afzal Guru's guilt in detailAfzal Guru, executed in 2013 for his role in the terror attack on Parliament, is at the centre of a political storm after protests in universities across the country.
Nov 24, 2015
Odisha court sentences five to death for gangrape and murder of minorA local court in the Keonjhar district of Odisha awarded a death sentence for five persons on the charges of gang rape and murder of a minor girl three years ago.
Nov 18, 2015
Bangladesh court upholds opposition leaders' death sentencesBangladesh's highest court on Wednesday upheld the death sentences of two opposition leaders convicted for wartime atrocities