Mercy

  • 'Death row convicts' cases need to be treated case by case' 25-04-2013 12:04 PM

    Even as the political debate remains charged about the execution of Khalistani convict Devender Pal Singh Bhullar, the man who treated him for more than 2 years in Delhi says his team's medical input should have been taken into account. He makes it clear that death row convicts' cases need...
  • How can the judiciary hang a mentally unstable man, asks Bhullar's friend 12-04-2013 03:28 PM

    Unhappy with the Supreme Court's decision on his friend Devinder Pal Bhullar's mercy petition, Arvinder Singh said their battle is on and they will approach Prime Minister Manmohan Singh over the issue. ...
  • SC has been very harsh on Bhullar, says lawyer of Rajiv Gandhi's killers 12-04-2013 12:32 PM

    Reacting to the Supreme Court's verdict on Bhullar's mercy plea, lawyer of Rajiv Gandhi's killer M Radhakrishnan says the decision of the apex court has come as a big disappointment for him. "A Constitution bench of the SC had held that mere delay of 5 years or more for those...
  • News 360: Tainted chopper deal put on hold, say sources 13-02-2013 09:25 PM

    The AugustaWestland chopper deal got murkier with allegations of bribery now being levelled directly at the former Air Chief, SP Tyagi. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 30-05-2011 11:06 PM

    Catch all the top stories of the day with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Does a Khalistani terrorist like Bhullar deserve mercy? 30-05-2011 10:20 PM

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Does a Khalistani terrorist like Bhullar deserve mercy?' ...
  • 30 Minutes: Of those who want euthanasia 13-03-2011 06:53 PM

    This week on 30 Minutes, watch people who do not wish to live more and thus, ask for mercy killing for themselves. ...
  • FTN: Should Indian citizens have the right to die? 07-03-2011 11:21 PM

    Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts, should Indian citizens have the right to die. ...
  • Do we need a law on euthanasia ? 07-03-2011 10:28 PM

    On talking point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks that do we need a law on euthanasia. ...
  • SC appreciates activist Pinki for Aruna's case 07-03-2011 12:15 PM

    Pinki Virani's lawyer Shubhangi Tulli said the Supreme Court praised Pinki for putting Aruna Shanbaug's case rightly. ...
  • Aruna is like my daughter: retired KEM employee 07-03-2011 11:56 AM

    A retired employee of KEM Hospital's ward number four, Tidi Makwana has served Aruna Shanbaug for 25 years. ...
  • KEM hospital welcomes SC verdict for Aruna 07-03-2011 11:38 AM

    The Supreme Court, while rejecting Aruna Shanbaug's euthanasia plea praised KEM hospital for taking care of her. ...
  • SC likely to pronounce Aruna's fate on Monday 03-03-2011 02:46 AM

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved its verdict in the Aruna Shanbaug mercy killing case. ...
  • Should Aruna Shanbaug have the right to die? 03-03-2011 02:15 AM

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks a panel of experts if Aruna Shanbaug should have the right to die. ...
  • Should President now speed-up Afzal Guru case? 23-06-2010 10:40 PM

    The central Home Ministry has written to the President of India that Afzal Guru's is a fit case for death sentence. ...
  • Is Afzal Guru case a political hot potato? 20-05-2010 12:36 AM

    Afzal's mercy plea file has been shuttled between the Delhi govt and the Lt Governor's office thrice within 24 hours. ...
  • SC raps govt over delay in mercy plea decisions 21-09-2009 09:34 PM

    Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru and others on the death row. ...
  • Mercy killing is still not accpetable 29-08-2008 04:00 PM

    Is taking a life going against nature or is keeping someone alive with machine support unethical. ...