Hanging

  • FTN: What role should spiritual leaders play in raising awareness on women's safety? February 19, 2013

    While speaking to CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose, spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar said that alcohol is the root cause of crime against women. ...
  • Treat Afzal Guru as Indian first, not just a Kashmiri, says Sri Sri Ravi Shankar February 19, 2013

    Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has entered the Afzal Guru hanging debate saying Kashmiris should see Afzal as an Indian and not just a Kashmiri. He added that death penalty should be abolished while speaking to CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose. ...
  • 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. ...
  • 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 CNN-IBN, 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. ...
  • Afzal Guru's execution: Thank govt, media, says Parliament attack victim's wife February 9, 2013

    Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was hanged at 8 am inside Tihar jail on Saturday. ...
  • BJP welcomes Afzal Guru's execution, but says it was delayed February 9, 2013

    BJP leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy said that although the decision had been delayed by as much as 11 years, it was "undoubtedly a welcome action". ...
  • Afzal Guru execution: Curfew imposed in Srinagar, other areas in J&K February 9, 2013

    Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was hanged on Saturday at 8 am inside Tihar jail, Home Secretary RK Singh said. ...
  • India has a culture of using people: Kiran Bedi on NSG commandos November 23, 2012

    A day after Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab was hanged for the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, an NSG commando, who had fought against the terrorists in the carnage, hit out claiming he was not paid his dues by the government. ...
  • Acknowledged India's letter on Kasab's hanging: Pakistan November 21, 2012

    Pakistan on Wednesday rejected India's charges that it had ignored its note informing it of 26/11 convict Ajmal Kasab's hanging. ...
  • Justice delivered in appropriate manner: Leopold Cafe November 21, 2012

    26/11 Mumbai terror attacks convict Ajmal Kasab was hanged on Wednesday morning at 7.30 am at Yerwada Central Prison in Pune. ...
  • Kasab hanging a New Year gift from govt: 26/11 survivor November 21, 2012

    Mukesh Aggarwal, shot during the onslaught on Mumbai's iconic Taj Hotel during the 26/11 attacks, has said that he is very happy with the government's order. ...
  • Kasab was a soft target, need to catch masterminds: Unnikrishnan November 21, 2012

    Slain Indian Army officer Major Sandip Unnikrishnan's father K Unnikrishnan has said that Kasab's hanging is not a closure of the 26/11 case. ...
  • Kasab's hanging is a strong response to terror from Pak: BJP November 21, 2012

    26/11 Mumbai terror attacks convict Ajmal Kasab was hanged on Wednesday morning at 7.30 am at Pune's Yerwada jail. ...