Here's how Yakub Memon will be sent to the gallows: The last moments
Here's how Yakub Memon will be sent to the gallows: The last moments

After all his legal options were exhausted following President Pranab Mukherjee's rejection of mercy plea, it's a given that 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memom will be hanged to death on Thursday morning.

NCP downplays 'celebrity' Salman's remark on Yakub Memon

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majeed Memon on Sunday said that Bollywood actor Salman Khan's remark on the hanging of 1993 Bombay blasts convict Yakub Memon will not have any impact on the course taken by the government, administration and judiciary.

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

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

Woman, paramour in UP attempt to murder husband

A woman along with her paramour allegedly attempted to murder her husband by hanging him at Jewar, police said.

Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon likely to be hanged on July 30

Yakub Abdul Razak Memon, a death row convict in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case, will be hanged till death at 7 am on July 30 in Nagpur Central Jail, if the Supreme Court rejects his curative petition on July 21.

Pakistan executes seven prisoners: Officials

Pakistan Tuesday hanged seven prisoners, bringing the total number put to death since executions resumed last December to 160, officials said.

FBI probe after Mississippi black man found hanging from tree

The FBI opened an investigation into the death of a black man whose body was found hanging Thursday from a tree in the southern US state of Mississippi, officials said.

Death of actor Robin Williams officially ruled a suicide

Actor Robin Williams` death has been officially ruled a suicide, the Marin County authorities said in a statement on Friday.

Kenyan nurse sentenced to hang over botched abortion

 A Kenyan nurse was sentenced to death by hanging on Thursday after being found guilty of carrying out an abortion on a young woman that led to her death.

Kenyan nurse sentenced to hang over botched abortion

 A Kenyan nurse was sentenced to death by hanging on Thursday after being found guilty of carrying out an abortion on a young woman that led to her death.

Iran hangs five prisoners sentenced to death

 Iranian authorities hanged Thursday in public five prisoners who had been sentenced to death on charges of kidnapping, rape, armed robbery and other crimes, state news agency IRNA reported.

Missing Navodaya Vidyalaya student found hanging from tree

A school student, who had been missing for a week, was found hanging from a tree here on Saturday under mysterious circumstances, a senior official said.

Is hanging painful, asks Nithari killer Surendra Koli

Nithari murders convict Surendra Koli is facing death and is spending his last few days anxiously.

Man`s body found hanging outside a train`s window at Mathura junction

The body of a man was on Monday found hanging outside the window of a train at the junction station here, police said.

Now a Badaun-like incident in Pakistan

In a Badaun-like incident, a 19-year-old girl who had gone missing yesterday was found hanging from a tree after she was raped, sending shockwaves among village residents in Pakistan`s Punjab province.

Parents, son found hanging in Kerala hospital

In a suspected case of suicide, a middle-aged couple and their 12-year-old son were found dead in a private hospital at Kanhangad in the district on Sunday, police said.

Youth`s body found hanging from tree, murder suspected

The body of a 22-year-old youth, with injury marks, was found hanging from a tree on NH 24 in Vijay Nagar area here on Sunday raising suspicion that he could have been murdered, police said.

Bangladesh set to execute Jamaat leader for 1971 war crimes

A top Jamaat-e-Islami leader convicted of genocide during Bangladesh`s liberation war of 1971 is set be executed with the Supreme Court on Thursday upholding his death sentence, two days after his hanging was dramatically put on hold in a last-minute reprieve.

Assam teacher ties noose on child to demonstrate execution, probe on

In a shocking incident, a primary school teacher tied a noose around a student`s neck to demonstrate the class how freedom fighters were executed.

Teenager`s body found hanging from tree in J&K

Body of an 18-year-old youth was found hanging from a tree in Ramban district leading to protests and blockade of Jammu-Srinagar National Highway on Sunday, police said.