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Kuldeep Singh Sengar gets life term in Unnao rape case; Delhi court orders ex-BJP MLA to pay Rs 25 lakh compensation to victim
India

Kuldeep Singh Sengar gets life term in Unnao rape case; Delhi court orders ex-BJP MLA to pay Rs 25 lakh compensation to victim

Delhi's Tis Hazari Court on Friday sentenced BJP's expelled MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar to life imprisonment, who was convicted for raping a woman in Unnao in 2017

Jessica Lal murder convict Manu Sharma seeks premature release; Delhi HC asks Arvind Kejriwal govt to respond
India

Jessica Lal murder convict Manu Sharma seeks premature release; Delhi HC asks Arvind Kejriwal govt to respond

Jessica Lal murder convict Manu Sharma, who has spent about 17 years in jail, has sought premature release and the Delhi High Court Friday asked the Delhi government to respond to his plea

Uttar Pradesh law panel submits draft bill on mob lynchings to Yogi Adityanath, pushes for life term imprisonment for guilty
India

Uttar Pradesh law panel submits draft bill on mob lynchings to Yogi Adityanath, pushes for life term imprisonment for guilty

Suggesting that such a law may be called the Uttar Pradesh Combating of Mob Lynching Act, the commission specified the responsibilities of police officers and district magistrates, spelling out the punishment for failing in their duty.

Kathua rape and murder case: Victim's father moves HC against acquittal of one accused, seeks stricter sentence for six convicts
India

Kathua rape and murder case: Victim's father moves HC against acquittal of one accused, seeks stricter sentence for six convicts

The father of the Kathua rape and murder victim moved the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday seeking enhancement of sentence imposed on six convicts and also challenging the acquittal of one accused

Sarvana Bhavan founder P Rajagopal to serve life sentence in murder case after surrendering before Chennai court
India

Sarvana Bhavan founder P Rajagopal to serve life sentence in murder case after surrendering before Chennai court

Founder of popular South Indian food chain 'Saravana Bhavan', P Rajagopal surrendered before a sessions court to serve a life term in a murder case.

Bangladesh court sentences nine to death, hands out life term to 25 others for attacking Sheikh Hasina 25 years ago
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Bangladesh court sentences nine to death, hands out life term to 25 others for attacking Sheikh Hasina 25 years ago

A Bangladeshi court on Wednesday sentenced nine activists of a Bangladesh Nationalist Party-led alliance to death and 25 others to life in prison for attacking Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina 25 years ago. Hasina was leading a nationwide campaign by rail when her coach came under attack upon arriving in Pabna's Ishwardy on 23 September, 1994. Hasina survived the assault carried out during BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's first term as prime minister.

Former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, one more cop sentenced to life in 1990 custodial death case; judgment on four cops awaited
India

Former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, one more cop sentenced to life in 1990 custodial death case; judgment on four cops awaited

A Jamnagar Sessions Court has sentenced former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt to life imprisonment under IPC 302 in a 1990 custodial death case.

Pakistan court rejects Pervez Musharraf's plea for adjournment on hearing, cancels his right of defence
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Pakistan court rejects Pervez Musharraf's plea for adjournment on hearing, cancels his right of defence

A special court in Pakistan rejected Pervez Musharraf's plea to adjourn of the hearing of a high treason case against him on medical grounds.

Capital punishment not a deterrent of crime, says Javed Akhtar on Kathua verdict
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Capital punishment not a deterrent of crime, says Javed Akhtar on Kathua verdict

Javed Akhtar has said while he understands the disappointment with the Kathua case verdict, he believes capital punishment is not a deterrent to crime

Jharkhand court sentences 11 convicted of rape to life imprisonment, imposes total fine of Rs 2.97 lakh
India

Jharkhand court sentences 11 convicted of rape to life imprisonment, imposes total fine of Rs 2.97 lakh

A local court Monday sentenced 11 persons to life imprisonment for raping a 19-year-old woman in Dumka district of Jharkhand in 2017.

UAE court sentences British student Matthew Hedges to life imprisonment for spying; UK urges Abu Dhabi to reconsider
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UAE court sentences British student Matthew Hedges to life imprisonment for spying; UK urges Abu Dhabi to reconsider

Hedges 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.

Food safety regulator proposes life imprisonment, Rs 10 lakh fine for adulteration
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Food safety regulator proposes life imprisonment, Rs 10 lakh fine for adulteration

Those 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

2013 Bodh Gaya blasts case: Special NIA court awards life imprisonment to all five convicts, fines Rs 50,000 each
India

2013 Bodh Gaya blasts case: Special NIA court awards life imprisonment to all five convicts, fines Rs 50,000 each

Five Indian Mujahideen militants, convicted by a special National Investigative Agency court in the 2013 Bodh Gaya blasts case, were sentenced to life imprisonment today.

Former Chinese Communist Party official, once tipped as potential successor to Xi Jinping, jailed for life for accepting bribes
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Former Chinese Communist Party official, once tipped as potential successor to Xi Jinping, jailed for life for accepting bribes

A 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.

Centre's ordinance on death penalty for rape of minors also increases minimum sentence for rape to 10 years
India

Centre's ordinance on death penalty for rape of minors also increases minimum sentence for rape to 10 years

The 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

Jet Airways hijack hoax: Anti-Hijacking Act is a law with a lot of teeth, could put away accused for life
India

Jet Airways hijack hoax: Anti-Hijacking Act is a law with a lot of teeth, could put away accused for life

The 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.

SC terms sex with minor wife as rape: Govt will have to fight entrenched mindsets to implement ruling
India

SC terms sex with minor wife as rape: Govt will have to fight entrenched mindsets to implement ruling

Activists 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

Death penalty in UP following hooch tragedies may be another way of introducing blanket ban on liquor
India

Death penalty in UP following hooch tragedies may be another way of introducing blanket ban on liquor

The 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.

Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted: Quantum of punishment to be announced through video-conferencing
India

Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted: Quantum of punishment to be announced through video-conferencing

The 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

Gujarat HC sentences BJP MLA Jayrajsinh Jadeja, ex-Under-19 cricketer Mahendrasinh Rana to life in murder case
India

Gujarat HC sentences BJP MLA Jayrajsinh Jadeja, ex-Under-19 cricketer Mahendrasinh Rana to life in murder case

The 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.