Hanging of Afzal Guru was in violation of…

29 February 2014 Amnesty International, in its report on Death Sentences and Executions in 2013 published this week, has condemned India for defying international standards for Death Sentences and Executions while executing Death Sentence of…

Abolish capital punishment: Rights activists

Members of human rights organisations in the City on Saturday condemned the continuation of the colonial tradition of awarding capital punishment to those convicted of murder in the country.At a small convention on capital punishment,…

Afsel Guru Execution: Protest against Capital Punishment Delhi

NCHRO: Afzal Guru was Not Given Fair Trial…

[caption id="attachment_6483" align="alignright" width="448"]Afsel Guru Execution: Protest against Capital Punishment Delhi [/caption] National Confederation of Human Rights Organisations (NCHRO) demands the government of India to abolish the death punishment, as it against human rights. Article 5…

Musings on the Death Sentence

In 1994 Narayan Chetnam Choudhary committed the crime of murdering five women, one of whom was pregnant and two were children with a tender age of two and a half and one and a half…