CAIRO: Egyptian authorities on Tuesday executed 15 prisoners convicted of attacks on security forces in the restive Sinai Peninsula, police officials said. The men were hanged in two jails where they had been held since military courts…
RAWALPINDI: Two hardcore terrorists belonging to the outlawed Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) were hanged in the high security prison in Sahiwal on Tuesday, said a statement by Inter Services Public Relations. The convicts were tried…
DHAKA, BANGLADESH: Prison authorities in Bangladesh's southern city of Khulna on Sunday executed a senior extremist whose banned group has been linked to the murder of foreign hostages, police said. Asadul Islam, 42, a leader of the…
BAGHDAD: Iraq said on Sunday it had hanged 36 militants sentenced to death over the mass killing of hundreds of mainly Shi'ite soldiers at a camp north of Baghdad in 2014.
KABUL: Six Afghan Taliban inmates on death row were hanged on Sunday, government sources said, in the first set of executions endorsed by President Ashraf Ghani since he came to power in 2014.
MULTAN: Three more convicted murderers were hanged on Wednesday, the same day Amnesty International criticised it for becoming the world's third most prolific executioner after China and Iran.
SAHIWAL: Two militants who were sentenced to death by a military court were hanged on Thursday, ARY News reported.
KOHAT: Four terrorists involved in the Army Public School attack have been executed in Kohat Central Jail this morning, ARY News reported.
KARACHI: At least eight murder convicts were hanged to death on Tuesday, officials said, bringing the total number of people executed since the lifting of a moratorium on death penalty in the country to more than 230.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's military denied on Monday that a man shown being hanged in videos released by the Taliban was one of its intelligence officers, as the insurgents had claimed.