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Two ends, one pencil

We live, move and have our being under sentence of death. This is not bad news—unless birth is.

Keith Ashford

Rapes & Capital Punishment

Today almost every news channel showed this headline about Madhya Pradesh passing a bill to give capital punishment to those who rape girls of age lower than 12. 606 more words

Bangladesh mutiny case: 139 soldiers to face gallows

Dhaka, Bangladesh – In what observers have dubbed Bangladesh’s “biggest-ever criminal case”, 139 mutineers of a defunct paramilitary force were sent to gallows by the country’s High Court (HC) on Monday. 893 more words

ASIA-PACIFIC

Death Sentence at Birth//Alapa Peters

Soon, a big crowd had begun to form. It was an assorted composition of men, women and children. Everyone was running towards the scene, struggling to worm their way through, to the centre, to catch sight of what was happening. 1,151 more words

The hanging of James Pratt and John Smith- A Darker Dickens story

On the 27th of November 1835, a crowd of people gathered outside Newgate prison in the City of London to watch the first hanging there in two years. 1,317 more words

History

North Korea Sentences U.S. President to Death

The Daily Caller reports that North Korea lashed out at U.S. President Donald Trump declaring that he has been “sentenced to death.”

North Korean state media said during President Trump’s address in South Korea, he “painted a black picture of the DPRK , spouting all sorts of rubbish against it,” According to the report, President Trump’s “worst crime,” though, “is that he dared malignantly hurt the dignity of the supreme leadership of the DPRK.” This was an apparent reference to a tweet from the U.S. 61 more words

News And Politics

Death Sentence

Dir: James Wan, 2007

10/10

Author Brian Garfield, has never been happy with the film adaptation of his vigilante novel, Death Wish or any of the subsequent sequels. 443 more words