Upset Bitta to `seek permission` from Sonia for self-immolation

Upset over Supreme Court commuting the death sentence of Khalistani terrorist Devinderpal Singh Bhullar, former Youth Congress chief MS Bitta said that he would seek permission from party president Sonia Gandhi and the court to commit self-immolation.

SC commutes Bhullar`s death sentence to life imprisonment

In a big relief to Devinderpal Singh Bhullar, the Supreme Court commuted the death sentence of the 1993 terror convict to life imprisonment on the grounds of inordinate delay in deciding his mercy petition and that he suffered from Schizophrenia.

Centre to take decision on Bhullar`s mercy petition

The central government Wednesday told the Supreme Court it will decide on the mercy petition of Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar, convicted of terror strike at the Youth Congress office in Delhi in 1993.

Power of President to pardon convicts cannot be interfered with: HC

Dismissing a PIL, Madras High Court on Wednesday said the power of the President of India to pardon convicts or commute death penalty cannot be interfered with "as it is neither unfettered nor without constitutional checks and balances."

Delhi govt refers decision on Bhullar to Home Ministry

Delhi Government has decided to refer to the Union Home Ministry a decision on the execution of death row convict Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar following a medical board report that he is under severe mental depression.

Medical board to examine Bhullar`s health

The Delhi government has set up a medical board to examine the health condition of death row convict Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar.

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.

Devinderpal Singh Bhullar`s wife moves SC for stay on his execution

The wife of Devinderpal Singh Bhullar moved the Supreme Court seeking stay on the execution of the 1993 Delhi bomb blast convict`s death sentence.

Bhullar should be pardoned: SAD leaders to President

Shiromani Akali Dal MPs and ministers led by Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Thursday met President Pranab Mukherjee.

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.

Badals meet PM, seek mercy for Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar

Days after the Supreme Court rejected the mercy petition of Punjab militant Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar, reports on Monday suggested that he may be secretly executed in Tihar jail where he is due to be shifted soon.

Congress accuses Akali Dal of doublespeak on Bhullar

Congress party in Punjab Sunday termed the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal`s appeal for clemency to Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar "a farce".

Bhullar clemency resolution not in Punjab Assembly

Bhullar is on death row for his role in the 1993 car bomb
blast at the Youth Congress headquarters in Delhi.

Bhullar case: SGPC to approach UNHRC

Bhullar is a Khalistan Liberation Force terrorist sentenced to death for a 1993 car bomb attack.