Death Penalty(Search results - 9)
India14, Feb 2020, 9:49 AM IST
Nirbhaya case: Supreme Court to pronounce order on convict’s plea against mercy petition rejection
The Nirbhaya convict, through his lawyer, has requested the death penalty to be commuted to life imprisonment
India18, Dec 2019, 1:44 PM IST
Nirbhaya case: SC dismisses convict Akshay Kumar Singh’s review plea against death penalty
The Supreme Court dismissed the review petition of one of the convicts, Akshay Singh and confirmed the death penalty of all four convicts. The convict has now sought time to file mercy plea.
India12, Dec 2019, 4:36 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh Cabinet clears AP Disha Bill, seeks death penalty for rapists within 21 days of filing FIR
The Andhra Pradesh Cabinet today has cleared the draft legislation called 'AP Disha Bill 2019' and approved death sentence for rapists within 21 days of filing an FIR. If the bill is passed, Andhra Pradesh will become the first state in India to approve death penalty for rapists.
23, Mar 2017, 12:56 PM IST
Telangana villagers make last effort to save man on death row in UAE
Makuri Shankar was wrongfully convicted of murdering a native of Rajasthan in Fujairah, UAE, and he has been awarded the death penalty. Now, the villagers of Telangana's Mendora are collecting the blood money to pay to the deceased family.
8, Sep 2016, 10:00 AM IST
Stalker who killed 23-year-old Mumbai nurse, gets death penalty
Preeti Rathi was killed on her first day in Mumbai, where she was supposed to join a hospital as nurse on May 2, 2013