Shabnam – The first woman to be hanged after India’s independence: Why she and her lover Salim killed everyone in her family
Salim, who worked at a wood sawing unit outside Shabnam's home, came from a different socio-economic background than Shabnam and was a Class VI dropout.
Iran executes a journalist on the charges of inciting and aiding the 2017 protests against the Iranian government
Journalist Rohullah Zam was accused of helping govt protests against Iran govt by sharing timings of protests on his website and telegram channel
Madras HC wants India to follow China and North Korea while deciding punishment for corruption: Read details
“The Central Government may consider imposing punishment, such as, 'hanging' or 'death penalty', for corrupt practices or for demanding and accepting bribes, like in China, North Korea, Indonesia, Thailand and Morocco", the High Court bench said.
Navid Afkari was earlier sentenced to death for allegedly murdering a security guard during the anti-government protest in Iran in 2018
West Bengal’s ‘chain man’ sentenced to death for rape and murder: Here is all you need to know about the serial killer
Serial killer Kamruzzaman Sarkar earned the tag of 'chain man' by entering houses posing as an official from electricity department
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If the gory, gut-wrenching details of how Nirbhaya was subjected to fatal gang-rape do not ace the tests of rarest of the rare, inviting the maximum punishment of death penalty, what will?
Six men were accused of gang-raping and murdering the 23-year-old medical student, who came to be called Nirbhaya. Of the six, four were convicted, one was a juvenile, who got convicted by the juvenile justice board.
So-called human rights activists claim “moral high ground” to denounce justice to Nirbhaya by classifying it as an act of revenge
Nirbhaya was brutally raped, her intestines were ripped and she was shoved with an iron rod. It thus qualified as a "rarest of rare" crime.
Replying to the lawyer of the rapists of Nirbhaya, Justice Manmohan said, "We are close to the time where your client can meet God."
Nirbhaya case: No legal remedies pending says court, convicts to be finally hanged tomorrow at 5:30 am
On March 5 this year, a trial court had issued the death warrant with March 20 as the date of the execution in Tihar jail.