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Dhaka [Bangladesh], October 12 (ANI/Xinhua): The Bangladeshi government on Monday approved a proposal for stringent punishment for rapists.
Updated : 2 months, 1 week ago IST
Burdwan (West Bengal) [India], September 19 (ANI): Villagers in the East Burdwan district in West Bengal vandalised the house of three persons on Friday, accused of 'kidnapping' and 'murdering' the nine-year-old son of a panchayat member, and demanded a death penalty for them.
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Washington [US], Aug 21 (ANI/Sputnik): US Attorney General William Barr will again seek the death penalty against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev for the Boston Marathon bombing, the Associated Press reported.
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
Buldhana (Maharashtra) [India], August 14 (ANI): The Chikhli Police Station located in Maharashtra’s Buldhana district was all decked up for a special occasion on Thursday night as the cops celebrated the conviction of two men accused of raping a nine-year-old girl.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Aug 5 (ANI): A special POSCO court on Tuesday awarded death penalty to an accused Barlapudi Pentiah for the rape and murder of a minor girl.
Washington D.C. [US], Aug 3 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Sunday said that the federal government must again seek the death penalty for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 16 (ANI): Supreme Court on Thursday issued notice to the Centre on a plea seeking directions for issuance of guidelines for time bound disposal of clemency and mercy petitions for cases in which death penalty have been awarded.
Updated : 4 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 1 (ANI): A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking directions for issuance of guidelines for disposal of clemency and mercy petitions for cases in which death penalty has been awarded, in a time-bound manner.
Updated : 7 months ago IST
Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], April 27 (ANI): Saudi Arabia has passed a royal decree ending the application of the death penalty for individuals convicted of crimes committed by juveniles, meaning that any individual who received a death sentence while he or she is a minor can no longer face execut
New Delhi [India], April 25 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday commuted the death penalty of two convicts to life imprisonment and said that there shall not be any remission till they complete 25 years of jail sentence in connection with a case of kidnapping and murder of an eight-year-ol
Updated : 8 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 18 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed the plea of Mukesh Singh, one of the four convicts of Nirbhaya case, challenging trial court order which had dismissed his plea seeking quashing of his death penalty claiming he was not in the city when the incident
New Delhi [India], Mar 18 (ANI): Delhi High Court on Wednesday reserved its order on a petition filed by one of the Nirbhaya convicts -- Mukesh Singh -- challenging the trial court's order dismissing his plea seeking quashing of death penalty claiming that he was not in the city when the cri