Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 13:39
Two death row inmates have been executed in Florida and Texas, the states that hold the record this year for executions in the United States, penal authorities said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 15:21
A protest demonstration was held in front of the UAE embassy here in support of an Indian man allegedly wrongly imprisoned and sentenced to death for rape in Abu Dhabi.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 11:44
Death row inmate Ronald Phillips` lawyers say in a letter to the Ohio prisons agency that Phillips would also be willing to donate organs to other individuals.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 19:59
The Supreme Court on Tuesday commenced hearing on a batch of petitions filed by condemned prisoners seeking commutation of their death sentence into life imprisonment on account of delay in carrying out the execution following dismissal of their mercy petitions by the President.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 19:36
The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its verdict on a plea filed by jailed former Youth Congress leader Sushil Sharma challenging his conviction and death sentence in the 1995 Naina Sahni murder case.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 25, 2013, 19:43
The execution of death sentence of a man Friday in a rape-cum-murder case of a minor was stayed on Thursday by the Supreme Court which agreed to hear the appeal against his conviction.
Last Updated: Friday, May 10, 2013, 20:55
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.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 14:34
The trio, who said they were tortured into making confessions, were first sentenced to death 21 years ago for the murder of a couple in Taipei.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 16:19
Zapanta was sentenced to death for killing his Sudanese landlord in 2009.
Last Updated: Monday, February 25, 2013, 23:42
The sister of Balwant Singh Rajoana, a convict on death row in connection with the assassination of former Punjab CM Beant Singh, said that the letter recently written by him was allegedly "misinterpreted" by the media.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 23:07
A PIL has been filed before the Madras High Court seeking to prohibit the Centre from executing any convict on death row before disclosing to the general public.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 10, 2013, 17:06
Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front chief Yasin Malik on Sunday asked the Pakistan government not to make any "hasty decision" on Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh in the wake of Afzal Guru`s execution.
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