SC upholds life term of army man for killing JCO at Baramulla

The Supreme Court has upheld the award of life imprisonment to a sacked Army man for killing his Post Commander at Baramulla in Jammu and Kashmir in 2006 after the deceased physically assaulted and attempted to sodomise him.

Two get lifer in home inmate murder-burial case in WB

A district court on Tuesday sentenced the secretary of a rehabilitation home in Hooghly and his associate to life imprisonment after convicting them of murdering a beggar woman and dumping her body underneath the building.

Two gets life term for burning to death a woman in Muzaffarnagar

A local court here on Friday sentenced two persons to life imprisonment for murdering their woman relative by burning her over a property dispute five years ago.

Life term to five men for gang-raping minor girl in Uttar Pradesh

A local court on Monday sentenced five persons to life imprisonment for gang-raping a minor girl in 2012.

Pakistan shopkeeper gets life term for blasphemy

A shopkeeper has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court for an act of blasphemy in Pakistan`s biggest city.

Life term for 5 of family for killing woman, daughter

A local court here on Tuesday awarded life imprisonment to five members of a family, including two women, for the murder of a woman and her daughter in 2009.

Taiwan ex-colonel gets life term for spying for China

A former Taiwanese Air Force officer was sentenced to life in prison for spying for China, a court said on Friday, adding to a string of spying scandals in recent years.

Man gets life term for raping minor girl in MP

A special court here on Saturday awarded life imprisonment to a youth for raping a 10-year-old tribal girl.

Two get life term for 17-year-old murder case in Bihar

A court in Bihar`s Banka district today sentenced two persons to life imprisonment after finding them guilty in a 17-year-old murder case.

Dalit student gang-rape: HC upholds life term for five teachers

The Gujarat High Court on Saturday upheld life imprisonment of five out of six teachers for repeatedly raping a 19-year-old Dalit girl student of their college in Patan.

Delhi: Man gets life term for attempting to murder ex-employer`s wife

A man has been sentenced to life term by a Delhi Court for attempting to murder his former employer`s wife after he was sacked from his job.

Six get life term in murder case in Ambala

A local court on Saturday awarded life imprisonment to six persons in connection with a murder case of 2011.

Two brothers held guilty in murder case, sent to life term

Two brothers were on Thursday sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court in a seven-year-old murder case.

Two guilty of rape, sentenced to 10 years in Muzaffarnagar

A local court here has convicted two youths of raping a minor and sentenced them to ten years of imprisonment.

Former BJP leader gets life term in rape case

Former BJP leader Pramod Gupta was on Thursday sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court in a five-year-old rape case.

Acid attack on teenager: Pakistani man gets life term

A Pakistani court has given a life sentence to a man for attacking a 13-year-old girl with acid in Punjab province.

Murder of 35 in 1992: SC commutes death of two to life term

: The death penalty awarded to three men, for being part of a mob which in February 1992 murdered 35 persons of village Bara in Bihar, has been modified by the Supreme Court which acquitted one and sent the other two to prison for their entire lives.

11 get life term in 17-year-old murder case in Jharkhand

A local court on Monday sentenced 11 persons to life imprisonment for murdering a man nearly 17 years ago following a land dispute.

Swiss woman gang-rape case: Six accused get life term

Four months after a Swiss woman was robbed and gang-raped, a fast-track court in Datia district of Madhya Pradesh on Saturday awarded life imprisonment to all the six convicts in the sensational case.

Pak Christian man gets life term for sending blasphemous SMSs

A Christian man in Pakistan`s Punjab province has been sentenced to life imprisonment for sending blasphemous mobile phone text messages to some Muslim clerics.