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Nov 22, 2018
UAE court sentences British student Matthew Hedges to life imprisonment for spying; UK urges Abu Dhabi to reconsiderHedges was researching the UAE's foreign and internal security policies after the Arab Spring revolutions of 2011, studies that Britain insisted were entirely innocuous but which the UAE said threatened its political and economic security.
Jun 26, 2018
Food safety regulator proposes life imprisonment, Rs 10 lakh fine for adulterationThose adulterating food products could face life imprisonment and penalty of up to Rs 10 lakh as per the amendments proposed by the regulator FSSAI in its 2006 food safety and standards law
Jun 01, 2018
2013 Bodh Gaya blasts case: Special NIA court awards life imprisonment to all five convicts, fines Rs 50,000 eachFive Indian Mujahideen militants, convicted by a special National Investigative Agency court in the 2013 Bodh Gaya blasts case, were sentenced to life imprisonment today.
May 08, 2018
Former Chinese Communist Party official, once tipped as potential successor to Xi Jinping, jailed for life for accepting bribesA former Chinese Communist Party official who was once tipped as a potential successor to President Xi Jinping was sentenced to life in prison for bribery on Tuesday, the latest senior cadre to fall in Xi's sweeping anti-corruption crusade.
Apr 21, 2018
Centre's ordinance on death penalty for rape of minors also increases minimum sentence for rape to 10 yearsThe ordinance which allows courts to award the death penalty to those convicted of sexually assaulting children aged below 12 also enhances the minimum sentence for rape from seven years to 10 years in jail
Oct 31, 2017
Jet Airways hijack hoax: Anti-Hijacking Act is a law with a lot of teeth, could put away accused for lifeThe Anti-Hijacking Act, 2016 is an act with a lot of teeth and could lead to life imprisonment for the accused in the Jet Airways hijack hoax case.
Oct 15, 2017
SC terms sex with minor wife as rape: Govt will have to fight entrenched mindsets to implement rulingActivists believe that the new SC ruling terming non-consensual sex with a minor wife as rape will act as a deterrent against child marriage but implementing it will be a challenge
Sep 21, 2017
Death penalty in UP following hooch tragedies may be another way of introducing blanket ban on liquorThe Uttar Pradesh government's decision to introduce the death penalty for culprits found guilty of producing hooch may be another way of introducing a blanket ban on liquor consumption.
Aug 25, 2017
Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted: Quantum of punishment to be announced through video-conferencingThe hearing for deciding the quantum of punishment to Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, convicted in a rape case by a CBI court in Panchkula on Friday, will take place through video-conferencing on 28 August
Aug 11, 2017
Gujarat HC sentences BJP MLA Jayrajsinh Jadeja, ex-Under-19 cricketer Mahendrasinh Rana to life in murder caseThe Gujarat High Court awarded life imprisonment to BJP MLA Jayrajsinh Jadeja and two others in the murder case of a man, who was shot dead by Jadeja in Rajkot in February, 2004.