The men had already been found guilty of killing a Pakistani man during a brawl in Sharjah in 2009.
A Dubai-based Indian hotelier paid blood money to the family of the victim on their behalf.
An appeal was filed on behalf of the 17 Indians who were found guilty by a Sharjah court.
Day in Pics: 24th October
Showbiz World - October 24, 2014
Aamir Khan's sensational 'PK' posters