executions

Peru probes alleged executions by police

Peruvian authorities are investigating 90 police officers for alleged extrajudicial executions of suspects in the crime-plagued country.

Aug 03, 2016, 05:22 AM IST
Why prisoners are executed before sunrise – Must Read

Why prisoners are executed before sunrise – Must Read

Executions are rare in India and death sentences are awarded only in cases of rarest of rare crimes.

Jul 29, 2016, 14:10 PM IST

Indonesia rejects international pleas to halt executions

Indonesia Thursday rejected appeals from the UN and EU to halt the execution of 14 drug convicts including foreigners, as speculation mounted they could face the firing squad in a matter of hours.

Jul 28, 2016, 15:33 PM IST