Poems written by murder convict saved him from death sentence
The Supreme Court commuted death penalty of a murder convict into life imprisonment after taking note of the poems he wrote while serving his term in jail.
2003 Mumbai blast: Death row convict Hanif Syed dies at hospital
Mohammad Hanif Syed, one of the three convicts sentenced to death in the 2003 Mumbai twin bomb blasts, died at a hospital here.
Rajiv Gandhi Assassination case: Supreme Court directs victims' families to file fresh petitions
Supreme Court on Monday directed the victims' families in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case to amend their petitions of not releasing the convicts, and file fresh petitions after three weeks.
Bombay HC to hear Abu Salem's parole application
Bombay High Court will hear matter filed by 1993 serial blasts convict Abu Salem, where he has sought a 45-day parole to get married.
Rajasthan mulls death penalty for child rapists
The Rajasthan government will soon table a bill in the state assembly seeking death penalty for those convicted of raping minors.
Lalu, Jagannath Mishra convicted in Chaibasa treasury case
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo Lalu Prasad and former Bihar Chief Minister Jagannath Mishra were found guilty by a Special CBI court in Ranchi in the Chaibasa Treasury case related to fodder scam, on Wednesday.