India Hangs Man Over Attack on Parliament

Protests break out in Kashmir; 2001 assault left 14 dead

By Newser Editors and Wire Services

Posted Feb 9, 2013 8:00 AM CST

(Newser) – A Kashmiri man convicted in a 2001 attack on India's Parliament that left 14 people dead was hanged today after a final mercy plea was rejected. Mohammed Afzal Guru had been on death row since 2002, but his execution was delayed after his wife...   Read full story »


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