TRI Vs BIH | Match 154 Oct 16, 2019
BIH 85/1 (21.0)
MEG Vs CHA | Match 155 Oct 16, 2019
MEG 46/2 (15.4)
GUJ Vs TN | Match 153 Oct 16, 2019
TN 112/0 (19.0)
MAH Vs PUN | Match 156 Oct 16, 2019
MAH 39/4 (14.0)
NAG Vs AP | Match 159 Oct 16, 2019
AP 52/3 (17.0)
AND Vs KER | Match 160 Oct 16, 2019
AND 69/3 (20.0)
MIZ Vs SIK | Match 158 Oct 16, 2019
SIK 57/2 (17.0)
KAR Vs GOA | Match 161 Oct 16, 2019
GOA 84/3 (20.2)
MP Vs RAJ | Match 152 Oct 16, 2019
RAJ 67/3 (19.0)
MUM Vs JHA | Match 19 Oct 16, 2019
MUM 81/0 (16.0)
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Aug 02, 2019
POCSO amendments propose but politicians dispose; why do they protect rapist-killers?Yesterday, Firstpost carried an exclusive ringside view on how politicians promise to get rid of child rapist-murderers but how political posturing contrasts with reality, with politicians themselves protecting the rapist-killer by permitting inordinate delays and presidential pardons. This is the concluding part of politicians versus paedophiles.
Aug 01, 2019
As Parliament amends POCSO, a look at how political posturing prevents death penalty for rapist-killersIndia’s Parliament is in the process of passing the death penalty for perpetrators of aggravated sexual assault against children. A ringside view proves how political posturing can contrast with reality, with politicians themselves protecting the rapist-killer by permitting inordinate delays and presidential pardons.
Jul 18, 2019
POCSO Amendment bill introduced in Rajya Sabha, contains provisions for stricter punishment, including death penaltyWomen and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani introduced the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill 2019 in the Rajya, that seeks to amend the existing law of 2012.
Jul 13, 2019
Congress leader moves bill in RS to abolish death penalty; BJP leaders oppose legislation, say capital punishment 'acts as deterrent'A private members bill seeking abolition of death penalty was introduced in the Rajya Sabha Friday by a Congress member
Jul 11, 2019
Firstpost Explains: How POCSO got more teeth after Cabinet nod to include death penalty for child abuseThe Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved amendments in the POSCO Act by specifying death penalty as the punishment for sexual assault against minors.
Jul 09, 2019
POCSO (Amendment) Bill 2019: Cabinet may consider proposal seeking death penalty for aggravated sexual assault of childrenThe Union Cabinet may consider a proposal seeking death penalty in cases of aggravated penetrative sexual assault of children in POCSO (Amendment) Bill 2019, irrespective of gender, in its meeting on Wednesday, sources said
Jun 12, 2019
Rajasthan court hands out death penalty to man for rape and murder of five-year-old in AlwarThe court convicted the accused, Rajkumar alias Dharmendra Yadav for the rape and murder of a minor girl, special public prosecutor Vinod Kumar Sharma said.
Jun 12, 2019
Pakistan court rejects Pervez Musharraf's plea for adjournment on hearing, cancels his right of defenceA special court in Pakistan rejected Pervez Musharraf's plea to adjourn of the hearing of a high treason case against him on medical grounds.
May 10, 2019
Time has come for India to kill death penaltyDeath row prisoners are the poorest and most marginalised and can’t afford proper legal representation
May 10, 2019
Life in the Hangman’s ShadowFreed by the Supreme Court after 16 years spent on death row for a crime they did not commit, five men are desperately trying to rebuild their lives. More than a cause for celebration, their acquittal is reason to ask: how many more are wasting away in our jails?