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Yakub Memon appeared calm before hanging

Yakub Memon. (Photo: Twitter)

Before going to sleep, he asked what time he would be woken up the next day

India-Bangladesh land swap: Over 14,000 new Indian citizens

Border Security Force (BSF) personnel patrol near the unfenced India Bangladesh border at Durgapur, 56 kms south of Agartala

India will hand over 51 enclaves and Bangladesh will give India 111 enclaves

India-Bangladesh land swap: Over 14,000 new Indian citizens

Border Security Force (BSF) personnel patrol near the unfenced India Bangladesh border at Durgapur, 56 kms south of Agartala

India will hand over 51 enclaves and Bangladesh will give India 111 enclaves

FTII row: In show of solidarity, Rahul Gandhi to meet students today

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi with party MPs Jyotiraditya Scindia and K.C. Venugopal at Parliament House in New Delhi

Around 250 students are on strike, demanding removal Gajendra Chauhan as chairman

Delhi makes the first move to adopt Witness Protection Programme

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal speaks at the inauguration of the Delhi Transport Vision conference (Photo: PTI)

India has no comprehensive witness protection programme

Yakub Memon hanging etched in judicial history

Police personel stand guard outside Yakub Memon's house in Mumbai on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)

The hanging of 1993 Mumbai blasts case convict Yakub Memon was etched into Indian judicial history as the Supreme Court decided to open its doors past midnight for a pre-dawn hearing of the last-ditch

Yakub Memon hanged as final plea rejected

An ambulance carrying the body of Yakub Memon stands at Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Airport to transport Memon's body to Mumbai.  -PTI

The hangman pulled the lever of the gallows at Nagpur’s Central Prison at 7 am on Thursday, executing the March 1993 serial blasts convict Yakub Memon.

Yakub Memon case: In a first, Supreme Court hearing is held post-midnight

An ambulance carrying the body of Yakub Memon at Marine Lines on Thursday. 	  (Photo: Debasish Dey)

The hanging of 1993 Mumbai blasts case convict Yakub Memon was etched into Indian judicial history as the Supreme Court decided to open its doors past midnight for a pre-dawn hearing of the last-ditch

India bids adieu to APJ Abdul Kalam

PM Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi during the funeral of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram. (Photo: PTI)

In a spontaneous outpouring of grief, thousands of people bid an an emotional farewell to former President A.P.J.

Punjab is back in the headlines with a brutality reminiscent of the violent Eighties. In the early hours of July 27, three gunmen dressed in Army uniforms struck at Gurdaspur.

Yasmina Reza’s God of Carnage — playing in Mumbai and Delhi — makes us laugh at ourselves by stripping bare the self-serving hypocrisy underlying socially acceptable roles.