Bhullar was given the death penalty in 2001 by a Delhi court under TADA.
The former CJI says there are adequate safeguards provided in the law with regard to capital punishment.
Pratibha Patil seems to be expediting clemency petitions pending with her.
Parliament attack convict urges quick decision on his clemency plea, appeals against solitary confinement.
Delhi Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna's office has returned Afzal Guru's file to the state home department.
Delhi Chief Minister yet to decide on mercy petition filed by Parliament attack convict.
Govt could be violating human rights by delaying decision on petitions, it says.
A total of 135 countries have abolished the death penalty.
SC says unless punishment was made tougher, crimes would not stop.
The accused is a yoga teacher who is now absconding.
Indian prisoner will be hanged on May 1 for alleged spying, terrorism.
The President?s anguish against the Capital punishment is sure to bring smiles on the face of the convicts facing the death sentence.