National Conference President Farooq Abdullah on Sunday accused Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad of making "allegations" and "distorting" facts regarding the execution of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.
BJP on Monday accused Congress of presenting non-issues as issues before Parliament and giving lessons on patriotism when it had "surrendered" before terrorism and adopted a "soft" approach towards Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed.
Law Minister Kapil Sibal on Wednesday said government would abide by Supreme Court`s decision commuting death penalty of convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, but took a jibe at BJP for not uttering a word on the issue while it had bayed for Afzal Guru`s blood.
In what can lead to a huge political debate, People`s Democratic Party chief Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday said that Jammu and Kashmir has been unfairly treated as the Supreme Court commuted death sentence of Rajiv Gandhi`s assassins to life imprisonment.
A musical album as a tribute to Mohammad Afzal Guru, who was executed in Tihar jail earlier this year following conviction in the Parliament attack case, was released here on Saturday by a civil society group.
Still grappling with the trauma of his sudden execution, the family of Afzal Guru is planning to move Supreme Court so that no other family is denied the right to meet their loved one before being hanged.
NC chief and Union Minister Farooq Abdullah on Sunday expressed happiness over Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir`s remark that the families of death row convicts should be informed in advance about their execution.