clemency

Kulbhushan Jadhav will not be executed until he exhausts all his mercy appeals, confims Pakistan

Kulbhushan Jadhav will not be executed until he exhausts all his mercy appeals, confims Pakistan

In a major development in Kulbhushan Jadhav case, Pakistan on Thursday confirmed that the Indian national will not be executed until he has exhausted all his mercy appeals.

Jun 01, 2017, 17:20 PM IST

Exclusive: Yakub Memon's wife Raheen Memon talks to Zee Media

Yakub Memon's wife Raheen Memon talked exclusively to Zee Media.

Jul 25, 2015, 19:26 PM IST

Indonesia to rule on last-ditch appeal by death row Australian drug convicts

An Indonesian court will rule on Monday on an appeal against President Joko Widodo`s refusal of clemency for two Australian drug convicts who are facing execution by firing squad.

Apr 06, 2015, 09:56 AM IST

Babu Bajrangi's wife writes to Gujarat Governor, seeks clemency

The wife of former Bajrang Dal leader and one of the convicts in the 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case, Babu Bajrangi, has written to the Gujarat Governor O P Kohli, seeking her husband's release on compassionate grounds.

Mar 10, 2015, 23:29 PM IST

US Army denies clemency for WikiLeaks source Manning

A US Army general has denied clemency to the soldier formerly known as Bradley Manning for leaking hundreds of thousands of documents to anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks, upholding a 35-year sentence.

Apr 15, 2014, 07:33 AM IST

Germany seeks clemency for Devinder Bhullar

Germany has sought clemency for death row convict Khalistani terrorist Devinder Bhullar and written a letter to India in this regard, an Akali Dal leader claimed on Friday.

May 10, 2013, 21:09 PM IST

Germany has no locus standi to seek clemency for Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar: India

India does not see any locus standi of Germany in the case of death row convict Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar for whom they are pressing clemency.

May 10, 2013, 20:55 PM IST

Sikh organisations seek clemency for Bhullar

Various Sikh organizations on Thursday took out a march from here to Delhi and sought clemency for Khalistani terrorist Devenderpal Singh Bhullar.

Apr 19, 2013, 00:05 AM IST

Govt considering plea for clemency for Bhullar: Shinde

Punjab government`s plea for clemency for Devinderpal Singh Bhullar is under the Centre`s consideration, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde said.

Apr 18, 2013, 20:40 PM IST

Karuna asks Jaya govt to seek clemency for Rajiv case convicts

M Karunanidhi urged Jayalalithaa govt in TN to adopt a cabinet resolution seeking clemency for 3 death row convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assasination case.

Apr 18, 2013, 20:33 PM IST

Will examine clemency demand for Bhullar: Shinde

The government has decided to examine the demand for clemency for Khalistani terrorist Devenderpal Singh Bhullar, who is in the death row, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde said Tuesday.

Apr 16, 2013, 16:25 PM IST

Law and order is state`s responsibility, Congress to Badal

Congress told Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal that it is state`s responsibility to maintain law and order as he met Manmohan Singh clemency for Khalistani terrorist Devenderpal Singh Bhullar.

Apr 15, 2013, 21:40 PM IST

Constitution Amendment Bill on clemency tabled

A Constitution amendment bill which seeks to withdraw the powers of the President to grant clemency to rape convicts was introduced in the Lok Sabha.

Mar 08, 2013, 19:36 PM IST

SC refuses urgent hearing for Veerappan`s aides against execution

Mercy plea of four aides of Veerappan was not taken up by Supreme Court, as the apex body felt there was no proof that execution will take place on Sunday.

Feb 16, 2013, 20:44 PM IST

Veerappan`s aides move SC against execution of death penalty

Four aides of sandalwood smuggler Veerappan moved Supreme Court against execution of their death penalty in connection with landmine blast that had killed 22 policemen in Karnataka 20 years ago.

Feb 16, 2013, 19:38 PM IST

Kasab pleaded for `daya` in a four-line plea

Ajmal Kasab, face of dastardly 26/11 terror strike on Mumbai who was hanged on November 21, begged for "daya" (mercy) from President through four-line clemency plea written in Urdu,which was rejected.

Jan 07, 2013, 16:52 PM IST

British lawmaker to seek clemency for Bullar

A British lawmaker on Monday lent his
support to Davinderpal Singh Bhullar, a death row convict in the 1993 Delhi blast.

Oct 03, 2011, 00:12 AM IST

J&K to debate resolution for clemency to Afzal

J&K Assembly will on September 28 debate and vote on a controversial resolution demanding clemency for Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.

Sep 18, 2011, 14:31 PM IST

‘Think of J&K before deciding on Afzal`s clemency’

Centre`s interlocutor on Kashmir Dileep Padgaonkar on Thursday said that any decision on the mercy petition of the Parliament attack mastermind Afzal Guru should be taken keeping in mind the present situation in Jammu and Kashmir.

Aug 11, 2011, 23:42 PM IST

Bitta slams demands for clemency for Bhullar

Slamming demands for clemency for
militant Davinderpal Singh Bhullar who is on death row, the
All India Anti Terrorist Front (AIATF) said that he
should be hanged at the earliest so that justice is done.

Aug 07, 2011, 20:37 PM IST