SPEED POST

  • 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. ...
  • 'Pained Afzal Guru didn't meet family, but we won't leave UPA' February 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Union Minister and former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah said that he was pained by the fact that 2001 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's family wasn't given a chance to meet him for one last time before he was hanged on Saturday morning in Delhi's Tihar...
  • Afzal Guru hanged: Had received Speed Post on Saturday, says chief postmaster February 11, 2013

    Srinagar: The chief postmaster of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday said that the speed post, containing the letter from Tihar jail on Afzal Guru's execution meant for his family, had been received on Saturday afternoon but was not delivered because of curfew. "We received the letter on Saturday afternoon. But because...
  • Speed Post from Tihar on Afzal Guru's hanging reaches his family February 11, 2013

    Srinagar: Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's family on Monday received the speed post from Tihar jail informing them about his hanging. The letter reached Afzal Guru's family at 11 am on Monday. Earlier on Sunday, Afzal Guru's family had claimed that they were not informed about his hanging and came to...
  • Postal dept to pay for parcel loss August 31, 2006

    New Delhi: New Delhi consumer court has asked the postal department to pay Rs 2,500 as compensation to a man whose speed post parcel was lost during transit. The Delhi State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission, holding the Post Master of Ashok Vihar post office in New Delhi guilty of deficiency in...