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Executing selective justice
The July 30 hanging of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon has spawned the debate over continuity of death penalty in a civilised society. Every criminal act has to be met with adequate punishment. This helps in maintaining people’s ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago
Jagran Post
Meet five dreaded offenders executed before Yakub Memon
India carries out rare execution and Memon is only the forth convict executed in the country since 2000. However, many more convicts were executed before Memon. Here is the list: Afzal Guru (February 9, 2013) Afzal was convicted of conspiracy in the December, ...
 Jagran Post4 weeks ago
India\\'s selective justice
The lone convict in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, Yakub Abdul Razak Memon, was executed at Nagpur central prison at around 6.30 am on Thursday. Authorities are yet to decide whether to hand over the body to the family. His brother Suleiman had made ...
 Frontier Post4 weeks ago
Hindustan Times
Yakub Memon's hanging sparks debate over death penalty
The execution of Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday sparked a debate over death penalty with prominent opposition leaders joining activists in calling for a ban and the government saying it cannot afford to take the leap at present. ...
 Hindustan Times4 weeks ago
Militant-turned-Cong lawmaker spills beans on Tiger Memon
Majeed, a sitting lawmaker from Bandipora constituency of North Kashmir, disclosed that Tiger feared that Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) might kill him after Yakub "surrendered" to Indian authorities. Former militant and now ...
 DNA India4 weeks ago
Death penalty: As the debate reflected online
Kottayam: The execution of the death penalty of Yakub Memon, convicted of the 1992-Mumbai serial blasts, has once again brought to the fore the decades-old debate on capital punishment. As usual, social media were abuzz on Thursday with posts for ...
 Manorama Online4 weeks ago
Yakub Memon hanging: For every execution, 1250 were commuted
A raging debate erupted much before the stage was finalised for Yakub Memon's hanging for his role in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts on Thursday. "...in rarest of the rare cases when collective conscience of the community is so shocked that it ...
 Hindustan Times4 weeks ago
India executes death row convict indicted in 1993 Mumbai blasts
India Thursday executed Yakub Memon, a death row convict indicted in the 1993 blasts case in the western city of Mumbai, which killed 257 people. He is the first prisoner to be hanged in India since 2013. Memon, who turned 54 Thursday, was hanged ...
 Individual.com4 weeks ago
How should India prepare itself after Yakub Memon's death?
The clinical execution early on Thursday of Yakub Memon, one of the masterminds of the 1993 Mumbai blasts which left 257 dead, brings out the hidden strengths of the Indian state. The judiciary stood like a rock behind its judgments and decisions in ...
 Moneycontrol.com4 weeks ago
Kashmir lawmaker protests Yakub Memon's hanging
Srinagar, July 30 (IANS) An independent lawmaker in Kashmir on Thursday criticised the hanging of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon and termed his execution as a selective one that smacks of communal bias. The way government of India ...
 Can India News4 weeks ago
ABP Live
Yakub Memon hanged with rope made in Buxar Central Jail
Patna: A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, S.K. Choudhary, ...
 ABP Live4 weeks ago
India Today
Yakub Memon was hanged in Maharastra. The rope came from this state
A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. Yakub Memon A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on ...
 India Today4 weeks ago
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang Memon
Patna, July 30 A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, S.K.
 ProKerala.com4 weeks ago
Yakub Memon hanged: Four lessons India can learn from this episode
The clinical execution early on Thursday of Yakub Memon, one of the masterminds of the 1993 Mumbai blasts which left 257 dead, brings out the hidden strengths of the Indian state. The judiciary stood like a rock behind its judgments and decisions in ...
 Firstpost.com4 weeks ago
Yakub Memon hanged after SC rejects late night appeal
Yakub Memon Memon, the only death-row convict in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, was executed a little before 7 am on Thursday, his 53 rd birthday, after being in jail for about 21 years. The hanging took place hours after a three-judge Bench of the ...
 Business Standard India4 weeks ago
New Indian Express
Sc Signs On Yakub's Death Warrant
NEW DELHI: The uncertainty over the death penalty of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon got over on Wednesday, with the Supreme Court clearing all legal hurdles by holding that there was no legal fallacy and fault in the death warrant ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
Yakub execution may be delayed?
Maharashtra governor C.V. Rao must send the mercy petition of Yakub Memon, death row convict in the Mumbai 1993 blasts case, to President Pranab Mukherjee, if he decides to reject the same. It means the execution of Memon can be delayed. However, the governor ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
ABP Live
Yakub Memon hanged with rope made by Bihar jail inmates
Patna: A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, S.K. Choudhary, ...
 ABP Live4 weeks ago
India Today
Yakub Memon was hanged in Maharashtra. The rope came from this state
A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. Yakub Memon A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on ...
 India Today4 weeks ago
Demand for ban on death penalty gathers steam
With the nearing of July 30, the date for hanging of Mumbai serial blast convict Yakub Memon, the demand for banning death penalty has once again come to the fore. In the 13 years from 2000, Indian courts have ordered hanging of 1,737 convicts after ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang...
A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon today, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, SK Choudhary, said. "The rope is ...
 The Echo Of India4 weeks ago
India Executes Death Row Convict Indicted in 1993 Mumbai Blasts
NEW DELHI India executed on Thursday Yakub Memon, a death row convict indicted in the 1993 blasts case in the western city of Mumbai which killed 257 people. He is the first prisoner to be hanged in India since 2013. Memon, who turned 54 on ...
 Latin American Herald Tribune4 weeks ago
Kashmir lawmaker protests Yakub Memon's hanging
Srinagar, July 30 (IANS) An independent lawmaker in Kashmir on Thursday criticised the hanging of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon and termed his execution as "a selective one that smacks of communal bias". "The way government of India ...
 Chennai Online4 weeks ago
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang Memon
A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, S.K. Choudhary, said. ...
 NetIndia123.com4 weeks ago
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang Yakub Memon
Patna: A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, SK Choudhary, said. ...
 Punjabkesari4 weeks ago
India executes death row convict indicted in 1993 Mumbai blasts
India Thursday executed Yakub Memon, a death row convict indicted in the 1993 blasts case in the western city of Mumbai, which killed 257 people. He is the first prisoner to be hanged in India since 2013. Memon, who turned 54 Thursday, was hanged ...
 Individual.com4 weeks ago
Kashmir lawmaker protests Yakub Memon's hanging
An independent lawmaker in Kashmir on Thursday criticised the hanging of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon and termed his execution as "a selective one that smacks of communal bias"."The way government of India and the judiciary showed ...
 5 Dariya News - English4 weeks ago
Kashmir Lawmaker Protests Yakub Memon's Hanging
Srinagar: An independent lawmaker in Kashmir on Thursday criticized the hanging of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon and termed his execution as "a selective one that smacks of communal bias." "The way government of India and the ...
 India-West4 weeks ago
Kaumudi
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang Memon
PATNA: A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, S K Choudhary, ...
 Kaumudi4 weeks ago
Oneindia
Kashmir lawmaker protests Yakub Memon's hanging
Srinagar, July 30: An independent lawmaker in Kashmir on Thursday criticised the hanging of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon and termed his execution as "a selective one that smacks of communal bias". "The way government of India and ...
 Oneindia4 weeks ago
Kashmir lawmaker protests Yakub Memon's …
By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News Srinagar, July 30 (IANS) An independent lawmaker in Kashmir on Thursday criticised the hanging of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon and termed his execution as "a selective one that ...
 Yahoo! India4 weeks ago
Mangalorean
Kashmir lawmaker protests Yakub Memon's hanging
Srinagar, July 30 (IANS) An independent lawmaker in Kashmir on Thursday criticised the hanging of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon and termed his execution as a selective one that smacks of communal bias. The way government of India ...
 Mangalorean4 weeks ago
Firstpost.com
Yakub Memon hanged: Four lessons India can learn from ...
The clinical execution early on Thursday of Yakub Memon, one of the masterminds of the 1993 Mumbai blasts which left 257 dead, brings out the hidden strengths of the Indian state. The judiciary stood like a rock behind its judgments and decisions in ...
 Firstpost.com4 weeks ago
Kashmir lawmaker protests Yakub Memon's hanging
Srinagar, July 30 (IANS): An independent lawmaker in Kashmir on Thursday criticised the hanging of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon and termed his execution as "a selective one that smacks of communal bias". "The way government of ...
 Daijiworldcom4 weeks ago
Kashmir lawmaker protests Yakub Memon's hanging
Srinagar, July 30 An independent lawmaker in Kashmir on Thursday criticised the hanging of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon and termed his execution as "a selective one that smacks of communal bias". "The way government of India ...
 ProKerala.com4 weeks ago
Yakub Memon hanged: Four lessons India can learn from the execution
The clinical execution early on Thursday of Yakub Memon, one of the masterminds of the 1993 Mumbai blasts which left 257 dead, brings out the hidden strengths of the Indian state. The judiciary stood like a rock behind its judgments and decisions in ...
 Firstpost.com4 weeks ago
India Online.in
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang Memon
42 Min ago Patna : A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, SK ...
 India Online.in4 weeks ago
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang Memon
Patna, July 30 (IANS): A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, S.K.
 Daijiworldcom4 weeks ago
Oneindia
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang Memon
Patna, July 30: A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, S.K.
 Oneindia4 weeks ago
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang Yakub Memon
PATNA: A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, S.K. Choudhary, ...
 Economic Times4 weeks ago
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang Yakub Memon
Patna: A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, SK Choudhary, said. ...
 ZeeNews.com4 weeks ago
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang Memon
Patna, July 30 (IANS) A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, S.K.
 Chennai Online4 weeks ago
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang …
Patna, July 30 (IANS) A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, S.K.
 Yahoo! India4 weeks ago
Yakub Memon hanged: Four lessons India can learn from this episode
The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. New Delhi, July 30 -- The clinical execution early on Thursday of Yakub Memon, one of the masterminds of the 1993 Mumbai blasts which left 257 dead, brings out ...
 HT Syndication4 weeks ago
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang Memon
Buxar Central Jail , officials , Yakub Memon Patna, July 30 (IANS) A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used ...
 Can India News4 weeks ago
Yakub Memon hanged: Four lessons India can learn from this execution
The clinical execution early on Thursday of Yakub Memon, one of the masterminds of the 1993 Mumbai blasts which left 257 dead, brings out the hidden strengths of the Indian state. The judiciary stood like a rock behind its judgments and decisions in ...
 Firstpost.com4 weeks ago
Mangalorean
Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang Memon
Patna, July 30 (IANS) A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said. The rope supplied by Buxar Central Jail was used for hanging Yakub Memon, its superintendent, S.K.
 Mangalorean4 weeks ago

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