AFZAL GURU

  • Kashmiris speak about the situation in the valley after the execution of Afzal Guru April 17, 2013

    The people Kashmir speak about the situation in the valley after the execution of Afzal Guru. Did this affect life of the common man in Kashmir? ...
  • 30 Minutes: Kashmir after Afzal April 13, 2013

    Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, a resident of Baramulla in Kashmir, was executed inside Tihar jail on February 9 this year. Kashmir saw a series of protests and demonstrations in its aftermath. Watch the show on Saturday at 10.30 pm and repeat telecast on Sunday at 12 noon and 9.30...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Digvijaya Singh March 25, 2013

    Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has come out in support of Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt and said he is a "great man" and simply indulged in some foolishness. Days after Sanjay Dutt was awarded a jail term of five years in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case by the Supreme Court, the...
  • News 360: India hits back at Pak for passing resolution on Afzal's hanging March 15, 2013

    A day after Pakistan parliament passed a resolution on Afzal Guru's hanging, Parliament in India also passed a resolution in return condeming Pakistan's move saying Islamabad should not interfere in Delhi's internal matters. India also put on hold next month's hockey series with Pakistan on hold. ...
  • Sense of stress on Indo-Pak ties: Salman Khurshid March 15, 2013

    Salman Khurshid, in an interview to CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey, said that India's ties with Pakistan were constantly evolving and they were not a switch-on, switch-off affair. ...
  • Indo-Pak ties hit a new low after latter's resolution against Afzal's hanging March 15, 2013

    Parliament on Friday rejected Pakistan Assembly's resolution on Afzal Guru and said that it amounts to interference in India's internal affairs. ...
  • Resolution not enough, need to adopt stricter language against Pak: Sushma Swaraj March 15, 2013

    Parliament has passed a unanimous resolution condemning the Pakistan National Assembly's resolution on Afzal Guru. ...
  • News 360: Cobrapost expose reveals brazen money laundering at banks March 14, 2013

    A sting operation conducted by Cobrapost across various branches of private financial institutions, including HDFC, ICICI and Axis banks showed how bank employees were helping customers convert black money into white. ...
  • Has the Afzal issue given a new lease to terrorism in Kashmir? March 13, 2013

    Terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen claimed responsibility for Wednesday's attack on a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) camp in the heart of Srinagar, which left five CRPF personnel dead and seven injured. ...
  • J&K: Terror attack after 3 years stuns govt, security establishments March 13, 2013

    Deadly suicide attacks in the heart of Srinagar on Wednesday morning has caught government and the security establishments on the back foot in an environment that has already seen tensions since the hanging of Parliament attacks convict Afzal Guru. ...
  • The Last Word: Should the Indian govt have found a better way to inform Afzal Guru's family of execution? February 13, 2013

    Karan Thapar asks a panel of experts whether the government was right to rely on Speed Post, in this day and age of modern communication, or should it have chosen a more efficient method. ...
  • Is there no press freedom in Kashmir? February 12, 2013

    For the fourth consecutive day, no newspapers in Kashmir are being printed as the media gag is in force in the wake of hanging of Azfal Guru. ...
  • The Last Word: Has the time come for India to abolish death penalty February 12, 2013

    At least five persons were injured as fresh protests broke out in Kashmir on Tuesday against the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. ...
  • FTN: Will the hanging of Afzal Guru affect the Kashmiri psyche? February 11, 2013

    There is likely to be long term alienation in Kashmir after Afzal Guru's hanging has said Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah sounding a not of deep worry anger and anxiety. ...
  • Afzal Guru hanged: Justice has been done, says Congress MP Sandeep Dikshit February 11, 2013

    The Congress leader reacted to Jammu and Kashmir CM Omar Abdullah's statements saying that informing Afzal Guru's family by Speed Post was part of the protocol. ...
  • Situation in Jammu and Kashmir tense but calm after Afzal's hanging: Omar Abdullah February 10, 2013

    An angry Omar Abdullah said that the Centre will have to prove to 'Kashmiris and the wider world' that this wasn't a selective execution. ...
  • Was Afzal Guru's execution a political decision? February 9, 2013

    More than 11 years after the attack on Parliament, the key conspirator in the case, Afzal Guru, was hanged to death at 8 am on Saturday, six days after his mercy plea was rejected on February 3 by President Pranab Mukherjee. ...
  • Afzal Guru's execution a strong message to terrorists: CRPF ASI Santosh Kumar February 9, 2013

    CRPF ASI D Santosh Kumar, who was one the security men at Parliament on the day of the attack and killed three terrorists, said that the execution of Afzal Guru was a strong message to terrorists. He said he was very happy with the decision. ...
  • Afzal Guru's hanging was logical: Soli Sorabjee February 9, 2013

    Speaking to CNNIBN, former Attorney General of India Soli Sorabjee said that hanging of Afzal Guru was the logical conclusion after the mercy plea was rejected and that the country cannot be held to ransom by protests. ...
  • Are there political reasons behind Afzal Guru's hanging? February 9, 2013

    In a surprising move, Afzal Guru, convicted in the 2001 Parliament attack case, was hanged on Saturday morning. ...
  • Afzal Guru hanged and buried, curfew clamped in Kashmir February 9, 2013

    After years of uncertainty, the UPA government surprisingly decided to hang Afzal Guru on Saturday. ...
  • Afzal Guru hanged and buried, long wait over for justice February 9, 2013

    For the families of those who died in Parliament attack, the hanging of Afzal Guru is the end of a long wait for justice. ...
  • Afzal Guru executed for political gain: Lawyer Kamini Jaiswal February 9, 2013

    Kamini Jaiswal has hit out saying death row convicts are being used for political gains. ...
  • Give Afzal Guru's remains to his family: PDP February 9, 2013

    PDP leader Naeem Akhtar said that Omar Abdullah could not escape from the collective responsibility of Afzal Guru's execution. ...
  • Afzal Guru convicted on forged evidence: SAR Geelani February 9, 2013

    SAR Geelani was acquitted in the Parliament attack in 2001. He said that Afzal Guru did not get a fair trial. ...
  • It's a sad day for Kashmiris: Shabnam Lone on Afzal Guru's hanging February 9, 2013

    Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was hanged to death on Saturday at 8 am inside Tihar jail. ...
  • Watch: A tribute to the martyrs of Parliament attack 2001 February 9, 2013

    Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was hanged on Saturday at 8 am in Tihar jail. ...
  • Govt must do more for families of martyrs: Wife of Parliament attack victim February 9, 2013

    Sunita Devi, whose husband, a cameraman, died during the attack on Parliament on December 13, 2001, said that the government must do more the families of martyrs. ...
  • Watch: Political reactions on Afzal Guru's hanging February 9, 2013

    Parliament attacks convict Afzal Guru was on Saturday hanged inside Tihar jail at 8.00 am. ...
  • Afzal Guru hanged: Najma Heptullah remembers the day Parliament was attacked February 9, 2013

    BJP leader Najma Heptullah has welcomed Afzal Guru's execution. ...