Tag: execution

First woman set for lethal injection in US in decades get stay of execution

A judge has granted a stay of execution to Lisa Montgomery, who was set Tuesday to be the first female inmate executed by the...

No qualms for India’s hangman before first job of executing rapists

by Aishwarya KUMAR Pawan Kumar feels zero sympathy for the four men he is due to hang next month for a 2012 gang rape and...

Fury as Singapore hangs Malaysian ‘drug mule’

Singapore hanged a Malaysian heroin trafficker on Friday, despite appeals from his homeland to stay a "heart-wrenching" execution that critics said was too extreme...

US executes gay man who said trial tainted by homophobia

The US state of South Dakota on Monday executed an inmate who said that jurors at his trial were prejudiced against him because he...
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