Two killed in Bihar for practicing witchcraft

Two people were beaten to death allegedly for practicing witchcraft in a village in Bihar`s Gaya district, police said Friday.

No proposal to abolish capital punishment: Govt

The government said it has no proposal to abolish capital punishment awarded to criminals involved in heinous crime.

Define honour killing as `heinous crime`: Experts

Amid strong voices against caste
council rulings and honour killings, experts Wednesday demanded
an amendment in Indian Penal Code to define these as "heinous
crime" by adding a new section to the criminal law.