Opinion  /  Published 28.07.22

Costly silence: India & Myanmar's junta

The Myanmar military regime’s execution of four pro-democracy leaders has sparked outrage from the United Nations, multiple countries, as well as regional blocs like the Association of Southeast...
By The Editorial Board

World  /  Published 25.07.22

Myanmar junta kills 4 activists

These are the country's first executions since the 1980s. Among the executed men, who were accused of "terror acts," were democracy activist Kyaw Min Yu and former NLD lawmaker Phyo Zeya...
By Deutsche Welle

India  /  Published 28.04.22

Drug execution of disabled

Nagaenthran Dharmalingam, a mentally challenged Indian-origin Malaysian man found guilty of drug trafficking, was executed in Singapore on Wednesday, his family said, after a top court dismissed a las...
By PTI in Singapore

World  /  Published 27.04.22

Singapore executes Indian-origin Malaysian drug trafficker

Nagaenthran Dharmalingam, a mentally disabled Indian-origin Malaysian man found guilty of drug trafficking, was executed in Singapore on Wednesday, his family said, after a court dismissed a last-ditc...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Singapore

Opinion  /  Published 30.03.22

Dignity on death row

Chitrabhanu, a death-row prisoner for around 19 years, was confined to a single cell in the death barrack of the prison. His mercy petition is pending before the president. He narrated his agony to th...
By Shaileshwar Yadav

World  /  Published 10.09.21

Taliban kill Afghan ex-VP kin

The Taliban have executed the brother of Amrullah Saleh, the former Afghan vice president who became one of the leaders of anti-Taliban opposition forces in the Panjshir valley, his nephew said on Fri...
By Reuters

Opinion  /  Published 23.07.19

Kulbhushan Jadhav: A rather curious case

The Kulbhushan Jadhav case began with Pakistan’s arrest and detention in March 2016 of Jadhav, an Indian national. A Pakistani military court sentenced him to death for his alleged involvement in es...
By Prabhakar Singh

World  /  Published 03.11.18

Saudi death irks Jakarta

Indonesia is protesting Saudi Arabia’s execution this week of one of its citizens, a domestic worker, saying the kingdom failed to notify her family or the Indonesian government beforehand.Tuti Turs...
By New York Times News Service in New York

India  /  Published 18.02.19

After appeal cry, SC stays death for rape

The Supreme Court has stayed the execution of the death sentence pronounced on a schoolteacher in Madhya Pradesh for raping a four-year-old child, after the convict complained that he had not been giv...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


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