China has similarly sentenced two other Canadians to death on drug trafficking charges last year as a diplomatic row escalated with Canada
06 Aug 2020 3:28 PM
Adjudicating the case, the court pronounced the quantum of the punishment statements of as many as 28 witnesses were examined during the trial.
20 Dec 2019 5:37 AM
Musharraf is required to be present in the country to file an appeal against his conviction but his return is improbable.
19 Dec 2019 4:47 AM
The government, too, expressed its reservations to the verdict.
18 Dec 2019 8:41 PM
Majority decision concluded that convict showed no remorse for crime, and categorized it as ‘rarest of rare category’, deserving death.
17 Sep 2019 6:25 PM
The death sentence must be imposed only when life imprisonment appears to be an altogether inappropriate punishment.
21 Mar 2019 1:52 AM
The 42-year-old accused suspected his wife's character and believed the victim was not his biological child, the prosecution said.
25 Dec 2018 10:03 AM
Smog kills more than one million Indians every year and Delhi has worst air of any major city on planet, World Health Organization says.
05 Nov 2018 10:10 AM
In a statement, Amnesty condemned Saturday's death sentences and heavy prison terms after what it called a 'disgraceful mass trial'.
09 Sep 2018 2:19 PM
On Saturday, a Special Investigation Team (SIT) has been constituted to investigate the rape of an eight-year-old girl, police said.
01 Jul 2018 10:07 AM
Penka was sentenced to death because she lacked the correct paperwork for entering the European Union.
05 Jun 2018 1:32 PM
The convict committed the crime to settle a score with his former employer, whose son he abducted and killed.
24 May 2018 4:20 AM
The PIL sought to declare that the right to die by a dignified procedure of death as a fundamental right as defined under Article 21.
24 Apr 2018 3:52 PM
The militants include those who shot dead Amjad Sabri, one of the country’s finest Sufi Qawwals, on June 22, 2016.
02 Apr 2018 7:15 PM
‘Imagine two people in your family who you love most. Now, imagine one of them murders the other.’
14 Feb 2018 4:09 PM
Satisfied with verdict, says Suhaib’s mother-in-law.
21 Dec 2017 2:16 AM
The Ernakulam chief judicial magistrate court on Thursday sentenced Ameerul Islam to death for killing, raping and murdering Jisha in 2016.
14 Dec 2017 11:44 AM
Yao Yuzhong made a 30-year career out of robbing historical burial sites.
30 Nov 2017 6:41 PM
The brutal incident triggered widespread protests from the Maratha community, who took out marches across the state over it.
29 Nov 2017 1:28 PM
On Aug 22, 2014, the 3 convicts kidnapped a minor in the Loni Mavala area, gangraped and killed her.
10 Nov 2017 9:12 PM