Life Term

  • DMK welcomes SC order commuting death sentence 21-01-2014 11:57 PM

    Chennai: DMK today welcomed Supreme Court commuting the death sentence of four aides of forest brigand Veerappan. "I welcome it," said DMK Treasurer and party chief M Karunanidhi's son MK Stalin when reporters asked him about the apex court ruling. The Supreme Court has given life term to 15 death...
  • SC commutes death penalty of 15 convicts due to delay, mental illness 21-01-2014 11:01 AM

    New Delhi: In a landmark and significant judgement, the Supreme Court on Tuesday commuted death penalty of 15 convicts on the grounds of inordinate delay and mental illness. The apex court said the death penalty can be commuted when there is an inordinate and inexplicable delay in deciding the mercy...
  • Bangalore law student gangrape case: All six convicts get life term 06-09-2013 02:28 PM

    Bangalore: All the six convicts in the gangrape case of a Bangalore law student have been given life imprisonment by the trial court on Friday. The Criminal Injuries Board of Karnataka has been asked to compensate the survivor for mental trauma. The order came almost a year after eight men...
  • Indian-American gets life term for murder 10-08-2013 09:59 PM

    Washington: A man found guilty of killing a fellow Indian-American outside a gurdwara in California has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for 35 years. Gurpreet Singh Gosal, 28, was sentenced for the second degree murder of 26-year-old Parmjit Singh Pamma outside the Bradshaw gurdwara in Sacramento during...
  • Indian origin man in Fiji gets life imprisonment for double-murder 10-08-2013 05:19 AM

    A court in Fiji on Friday sentenced an Indian origin man to life imprisonment for a double-murder committed early in July 2013. The high court of Labasa in the Macuata province in Fijian island of Vanua Levu sentenced 31-year-old Nilesh Chand to life in jail for the murders of two...
  • Three get double life sentence for gangraping, killing 12-year-old girl 04-08-2013 08:24 AM

    A special fast track court here on Saturday awarded double life-imprisonment to three persons for gang-raping and killing a minor girl. The sentence was awarded by special fast track court judge, Savita Dube after helding them guilty under section 302 (murder), 376 (rape) of the IPC and Protection of Children...
  • Woman, paramour get life term for murder of her 12-year-old son 27-07-2013 02:03 PM

    A local court here has convicted a woman and her paramour to life for murdering her 12-year-old son. Additional District Sessions Judge Jitendra Kumar on Friday also imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 on each of the accused Prabha (35) and Sandeep (27) after holding them guilty under various of...
  • UK: Indian man gets life term for murdering wife 26-06-2013 02:50 PM

    London: An Indian man in Britain has been sentenced to life in prison for murdering his British wife in 2012. The Stafford Crown Court sentenced Devendra Singh, 33, to life in prison with no parole eligibility for 16 years for bludgeoning to death Charlotte Smith, 41, with a two-kg ornamental...
  • Arizona gunman who shot Gabrielle Giffords gets seven life terms 09-11-2012 01:00 AM

    Tucson: Convicted Tucson gunman Jared Loughner was sentenced to seven consecutive life terms plus 140 years in prison on Thursday for killing six people and wounding 13 others, including former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, in a rampage in 2011. Loughner, 24, a college dropout with a history of psychiatric disorders, was...
  • Indian in US gets life term for killing son's black wife 29-06-2008 10:09 PM

    IBN7's Vimal Kumar revels in some unique delicacies of Ministry of Crab, a restaurant jointly started by Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene. ...
  • Pappu Yadav, 2 others get life term for murder 14-02-2008 12:25 PM

    London: India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's verdict to field first on winning the toss in the first Test against England at Lord's has earned flak from some quarters. The sudden decision took the experts by surprise and few have doubts whether it's a right decision, given the venue and conditions....
  • Life term too little penalty for killer cops: Victims' kin 24-10-2007 08:39 PM

    Kochi: Star-power is missing after heavyweights from both the teams were either rested or ruled out but weather-permitting, a cracker of a contest can still be expected when India and Australia lock horns in the first ODI of a three-match series on Sunday. Buoyed by the thrilling 2-0 Test series...
  • Don MP's phones seized in jail raid 16-05-2007 03:01 AM

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  • Tainted MP brings trouble for RJD 09-05-2007 12:05 AM

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  • 23 yrs on, justice for '84 riots victim 30-03-2007 09:24 PM

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  • 3 get life term for anti-Sikh riots 29-03-2007 09:11 PM

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