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Kuwait commutes death sentence of 15 Indians: Sushma Swaraj
 
(New Delhi, Sep 30, 2017): Death sentences handed down to 15 Indians lodged in a Kuwaiti jail have been commuted to life imprisonment by the Emir of Kuwait, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said today.

Swaraj said the Emir has also directed that the sentences of 119 Indian nationals be reduced.

"The Emir of Kuwait has been pleased to commute the sentence of 15 Indian nationals from death to life imprisonment," she tweeted.

Swaraj thanked the Emir of Kuwait for his "kind" gesture and said the Indian Embassy in that country will extend assistance to the Indian nationals who will be released from jails.(PTI)


Chalakudy Rajeev murder case: Advocate Udayabhanu seventh accused
UDF is against harthals: K Muraleedharan
BJP leaders threaten CPI(M) workers
UDF harthal turns violent
Parikkar lashes out against Pinarayi
Denied natural justice by government in Solar case: Chandy
Chennithala rejects compromise in TP Chandrasekharan case
Congress files complaint against Ganeshkumar MLA
Ernakulam man held for molesting minor girl
Migrant children to be part of 'Balasabhas' in Kerala
Sabarimala women's entry: Kadakampally against Prayaar's comments
Actress attack case: Investigation officer transferred
Landslide trap tourists
30 injured in Kozhikode bus accident
Studies, strikes cannot go together: HC
ABVP announces 'Chalo Kerala' march in November
State to raise Rs 10,000 cr from NRKs to fund 2 highways
Register case against Ganeshkumar: Biju Radhakrishnan
VT Balram adds insult to Congress's injury
Kannur BJP worker's house attacked
ENTERTAINMENT NEWS
'Game of Thrones' scripts kept secret: Actor
 (London, Oct 16, 2017): Actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau says the scripts for the eighth and final  
Jackie Chan dreams of an Oscar someday
Watch Video: A sweet melody from 'Crossroad' out
Priyanka Chopra wants girls to be confident
INTERNATIONAL NEWS
Abe on course for landslide win in Japan vote: Survey
 (TOKYO, Oct 16, 2017):Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is on track for a landslide win in Japan's up
12 Rohingya migrants killed in Bangladesh boat capsize
Clinton accuses WikiLeaks of blunting impact of crude Trump
Death toll rises to 189 in massive truck bomb blast in Mogadishu
NATIONAL NEWS
'Taj Built By Traitors,' Says BJP's Sangeet Som, Hate-Speech Giver
 (NEW DELHI, Oct 16, 2017):The world-renowned Taj Mahal has been dragged into an ugly politica
Gujarat Gaurav Yatra: Narendra Modi criticize Nehru-Gandhi family, says Gujaratis are eyesore for them
Bengaluru building collapse: 7 die in suspected cylinder blast; K'taka govt announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia
Fundraiser auction for fourth Kochi-Muziris Biennale
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