A 24-year-old Pakistani-origin model in the UK allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself over fears that her parents would force her to marry a second time.Sep 21, 2015, 22:49 PM IST
Pakistan on Tuesday hanged another prisoner convicted for murder, as execution continue despite pressure by international right groups.Apr 14, 2015, 14:31 PM IST
In a tragic incident, a teacher in the US hanged herself in a classroom, leaving students to make the disturbing discovery when they arrived for their first period.Mar 03, 2015, 15:28 PM IST
Seven more convicts were hanged in Pakistan Tuesday taking the total number of executions to 17 since December last year, a media report said.Jan 13, 2015, 10:17 AM IST
First responders called to actor Robin Williams` home found the Oscar-winning actor dead of an apparent suicide with a belt around his neck and slight wounds to his wrist, police said Tuesday.Aug 13, 2014, 04:09 AM IST
A Christian Sudanese woman sentenced to hang for apostasy will be "freed within days", a foreign ministry official told AFP on Saturday.Jun 01, 2014, 01:56 AM IST
Khartoum: A Sudanese judge sentenced a heavily pregnant Christian woman to hang for apostasy, a ruling which Britain denounced as "barbaric" and left the United States "deeply disturbed".
Born to a Muslim father, the woman was convicted yesterday under the Islamic sharia law that has been in force in Sudan since 1983 and outlaws conversions on pain of death.
Iraq`s Justice Ministry says 26 prisoners convicted of terrorism-related charges have been executed, all of them Iraqi nationals.Jan 21, 2014, 21:15 PM IST
A Pakistani court has issued death warrants for two murder convicts though the government is continuing with a moratorium on capital punishment.Oct 05, 2013, 23:59 PM IST
A 16-year-old girl committed suicide by hanging in a police station in here Saturday evening, police said.Jun 16, 2013, 00:31 AM IST
Two persons were found hanging from trees while a woman died under mysterious circumstances in Jammu region on Sunday, police said.Apr 21, 2013, 17:55 PM IST
The wife of a serial offender, who allegedly raped and murdered a minor girl following release from jail after serving sentence in similar offences, says her husband should be "hanged for the heinous crime."Jan 14, 2013, 18:47 PM IST
A 25-year-old student of MP Shah Medical College committed suicide here on Monday morning, by hanging himself from the campus common room ceiling fan, police officials said.Oct 29, 2012, 21:49 PM IST
An engineer of Haryana`s
irrigation department has allegedly committed suicide at his
government residence in Canal colony here, police said on Wednesday.
The hangings brought to 223 the number of executions in
Iran so far this year.
Iran publicly hanged a
teenage boy convicted of killing an athlete billed as "Iran`s
strongest man," local media reported.
Hardline Hurriyat leader Syed
Ali Shah Geelani on Thursday warned of "dire consequences" if
Parliament attack convict Mohammad Afzal Guru was hanged.
Iran on Saturday hanged a convicted
rapist in the southern city of Shahrekord, the state
television website reported.
Number of executions in Iraq climbed to 130
since the beginning of the year.