Cheat Sheet | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday April 29, 2013
India has appealed to Pakistan to take a "sympathetic and humanitarian view" and release Sarabjit Singh, an Indian national who has been in prison in Pakistan for 23 years. Mr Singh, 49, has been in a coma since Friday when he was attacked by other inmates at a Lahore prison.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Sunday April 28, 2013
As Sarabjit Singh, an Indian man who is on death row in Pakistan, continues to be in deep coma and on ventilator support at a hospital in Lahore after being brutally attacked by a group of prisoners on Friday, his daughter told NDTV that it was a premeditated attempt to murder her father and that authorities were involved.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 27, 2013
Sarabjit Singh: The main suspect in the brutal attack yesterday on Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh had quarrelled with him a few days ago but Pakistani authorities at Kot Lakhpat Jail did not take notice of the incident, official sources said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 26, 2013
Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's sister today said there was constant threat to her brother's life in Pakistan after the hanging of Afzal Guru and "suspecting attack" she had approached authorities but no action was taken.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2013
Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari today raked up the execution of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru in his address to the joint session of the legislature of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 16, 2013
The family of Afzal Guru, who was hanged in February for his role in the attack on parliament in 2001, says it will fight in the Supreme Court to ensure the manner in which his execution was handled is not repeated.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Ketki Angre; Edited by Mala Das | Sunday April 14, 2013
The Supreme Court has ruled that Punjab militant Devender Pal Singh Bhullar will be executed for killing nine people with a car bomb in 2009 in Delhi.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday April 12, 2013
Devinderpal Singh Bhullar's appeal rejected: The Supreme Court has ruled that a death sentence cannot be commuted to life imprisonment because of a delay in execution. The court has rejected an appeal by Devinderpal Singh Bhullar against his hanging, and could impact the cases of 16 other prisoners on death row who have pleaded against their punish...
India News | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Friday April 12, 2013
The Supreme Court will decide today on whether a death sentence can be commuted to life imprisonment because of a delay in execution.
India News | Reported by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday March 25, 2013
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today took on the Centre once again by reiterating his demand that the Armed Forces Special Powers Act or AFPSA be removed from the Valley.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday March 23, 2013
Less than 24 hours after the Delhi Police seized an AK-56 assault rifle, two magazines with 30 cartridges each, and a hand grenade from a room of a guest house near the famous Jama Masjid mosque, the man who this ammunition was allegedly intended for has become the centre of row between two state police units. While the Delhi Police's special cell ...
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday March 23, 2013
The Delhi Police is studying security camera footage from a guest house near the famous Jama Masjid mosque to identify who left an AK-56 assault rifle, two magazines with 30 cartridges each, and a hand grenade in a room on its third floor.
India News | NDTV.com | Tuesday March 19, 2013
Faced with a pullout from a crucial ally - the DMK - over the Lankan Tamils issue, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath told NDTV that the government was open to proposing amendments in the US-sponsored resolution against Colombo at the upcoming Geneva session of the United Nation's top human rights body. Here is the full transcript of the int...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 19, 2013
Police on Tuesday claimed to have cracked the suicide attack case on a CRPF camp in Srinagar with the arrest of four persons, including an LeT militant from Pakistan, and recovered huge cache of arms, but said investigations did not prove that the attack was linked to execution of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 19, 2013
The DMK said on Tuesday it would reconsider its decision to quit the UPA if the government passed a resolution against Sri Lanka in parliament.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Monday March 18, 2013
Does the March 13 fidayeen (suicide) attack in Bemina in Srinagar, in which five Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) men were killed and another seven including civilians injured, come as a surprise? If one were to believe the security agencies, specially the intelligence agencies, the answer is a clear 'No'.
India News | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Saturday March 16, 2013
The Jammu and Kashmir Police have claimed that the two Pakistani nationals arrested last night in connection with the fidayeen or suicide attack on the camp of the Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF have revealed the role of Pakistan-based militants.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 15, 2013
Condemning the resolution of the Pakistan National Assembly on the execution of Afzal Guru, Opposition parties today resorted to protests and staged a walkout from the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday March 15, 2013
The Lok Sabha has unanimously adopted a resolution against Pakistan whose parliament last night officially condemned the hanging in Delhi last month of Afzal Guru, who belonged to Kashmir.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday March 15, 2013
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India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday March 15, 2013
The BJP today in parliament slammed a resolution passed by the Pakistani parliament condemning the hanging in Delhi last month of Afzal Guru. The resolution also demanded the return of Guru's body to his family.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh (with inputs from PTI) | Thursday March 14, 2013
Pakistan's parliament today passed a resolution condemning the hanging of 2001 Parliament Attack convict Afzal Guru and demanded the return of his body to his family.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from agencies) | Monday March 11, 2013
Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's body will remain in Delhi's Tihar Jail, where he was hanged and buried last month, Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 10, 2013
Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik was today detained at the Srinagar Airport soon after his arrival from Delhi and "escorted to his home".