Pakistani-origin model found hanging in UK

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 hangs another prisoner

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

US teacher hangs herself in classroom, students find body

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

Pakistan hangs seven more convicts

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

Robin Williams death: Police confirm suicide, says he was found hanging from belt

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

Sudan mother facing apostasy death sentence to be freed soon: Official

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

Sudan judge orders Christian woman to hang for apostasy

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.

May 16, 2014, 07:51 AM IST

Iraq hangs 26 convicted on terror charges

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

Pakistan court says two brothers to hang on October 23

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

Minor girl commits suicide in Delhi police station

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 found hanged, mystery shrouds woman`s death in J&K

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

My husband should be hanged, demands rapist`s wife

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

Gujarat medical college student commits suicide by

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

Engineer hangs self in Hisar

An engineer of Haryana`s
irrigation department has allegedly committed suicide at his
government residence in Canal colony here, police said on Wednesday.

Mar 14, 2012, 23:09 PM IST

Iran hangs four for villa rape raid

The hangings brought to 223 the number of executions in
Iran so far this year.

Oct 12, 2011, 23:03 PM IST

Iran publicly hangs convicted teen murderer

Iran publicly hanged a
teenage boy convicted of killing an athlete billed as "Iran`s
strongest man," local media reported.

Sep 21, 2011, 16:39 PM IST

`Dire consequences` if Afzal Guru hanged: Geelani

Hardline Hurriyat leader Syed
Ali Shah Geelani on Thursday warned of "dire consequences" if
Parliament attack convict Mohammad Afzal Guru was hanged.

Aug 11, 2011, 22:29 PM IST

Iran hangs rapist: State TV

Iran on Saturday hanged a convicted
rapist in the southern city of Shahrekord, the state
television website reported.

Jun 19, 2011, 00:05 AM IST

Iran hangs five convicts in public

Number of executions in Iraq climbed to 130
since the beginning of the year.

May 26, 2011, 22:26 PM IST

Iranian thief hanged in public: Report

Iran has publicly hanged a man
convicted of armed robbery and fighting police in Markazi.

May 01, 2011, 16:29 PM IST