Afzal Guru Execution

  • Srinagar
    Feb 09, 2013 09:03 IST

    Curfew in Kashmir Valley after Afzal Guru's execution

    Curfew has been imposed in the Kashmir valley following hanging of the Parliament attack accused Afzal Guru in Delhi's Tihar jail today. Curfew imposed in Srinagar

  • Rajiv Pratap Rudy
    Feb 09, 2013 09:26 IST

    BJP welcomes Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's hanging

    BJP today welcomed the execution of Parliament attack convict Mohammed Afzal Guru, saying it was a "much awaited and much wanted decision".

  • Afzal Guru
    Feb 09, 2013 09:30 IST

    Afzal Guru: From a fruit merchant to Parliament attack plotter

    2001 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru on Saturday was hanged after his final mercy plea was rejected by President Pranab Mukherjee.

  • Tihar Jail
    Feb 09, 2013 09:34 IST

    Afzal hanging: security heightened in capital

    A tight security vigil was put in place across the national capital today to ensure that no untoward incident takes place in the wake of hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.

  • Afzal Guru, Afzal Guru, Parliament attack
    Feb 09, 2013 10:03 IST

    Afzal Guru hanged at 8am, buried inside Tihar jail complex

    Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, who was hanged this morning at Tihar Jail, was buried inside the prison complex soon after his execution. Guru spent over 10 years years on death row and was hanged at 8am.

  • Feb 09, 2013 10:15 IST

    Better late than never: Narendra Modi on Afzal Guru's hanging

    Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi today welcomed the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. Guru was hanged at Tihar Jail in Delhi at 8am today.

  • Feb 09, 2013 10:14 IST

    Key dates in Afzal Guru case

    Parliament attack convict Mohammed Afzal Guru was hanged today at the Tihar jail in New Delhi.

  • parliament attack
    Feb 09, 2013 10:22 IST

    'Guru's family was informed through speed post'

    The family of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was informed about his hanging by the Tihar authorities and the Jammu & Kashmir government was taken into confidence before his execution, the Centre said today.

  • Afzal Guru
    Feb 09, 2013 10:35 IST

    Afzal Guru calm, offered namaz before hanging

    Afzal Guru, the Parliament attack convict, was woken up at 5am today and he offered his prayers before calmly approaching the noose about three hours later, jail officials in Tihar Jail said.

  • Afzal Guru
    Feb 09, 2013 10:58 IST

    Victims families relieved after Afzal Guru hanging

    Afzal Guru's hanging should have come earlier but it was a welcome move, said the families of those who were killed in the 2001 Parliament terror attack.

  • Omar Abdullah
    Feb 09, 2013 11:13 IST

    Omar Abdullah appeals for calm after Afzal Guru's hanging

    Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah today said that his government was told about Afzal Guru's hanging plan at 8pm yesterday and was asked to put into place a plan of action to contain a fallout. Toufiq Rashid reports.

  • Afzal Guru
    Feb 09, 2013 11:34 ISTdebate and trend

    #AfzalGuru: Parliament attack plotter becomes web trend

    Nine people were killed in the December 13, 2001 Parliament attack when five heavily-armed Pakistani terrorists drove into the parliament complex and opened fire. There were about 100 MPs in the building at the time of the attack. The terrorists were shot dead.

  • An Indian policeman patrols a deserted road during restriction imposed in Srinagar after execution of Afzal Guru
    Feb 09, 2013 11:53 IST

    40 injured in Kashmir violence after Afzal Guru hanging

    At least 40 people were injured in the day-long clashes between security forces and violent protestors on Saturday, even as authorities clamped curfew on the entire valley in the wake of Afzal Guru's hanging in Delhi. Curfew imposed in Kashmir | Afzal Guru was hanged for eight minutes

  • Digvijaya Singh
    Feb 09, 2013 12:37 IST

    Try terror suspects in fast track courts: Digvijaya

    Congress leader Digvijaya Singh today justified the hanging of parliament attack convict Afzal Guru and said all terror suspects should be tried in fast track courts.

  • Feb 09, 2013 12:52 IST

    Afzal Guru's execution has sent strong message: Congress

    Congress today said the message of "zero tolerance" against terrorism has been sent through the execution of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, close on the heels of Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab's hanging.