The plea said that Article 21 of the Constitution also includes the right of a condemned prisoner to have a dignified mode of execution.
Police said she had sent text messages to her family members before leaving office on Wednesday evening saying she intended to end her life.
World's heaviest woman Eman Ahmed, who underwent weight loss treatment in Mumbai, passed away at 4.35am on Monday due to complications from the underlying comorbid conditions
Marshal Arjan Singh, the hero of 1965 India-Pakistan war and the only Air Force officer to be promoted to five-star rank, died on Saturday at the age of 98.
The veteran actor and producer, who was hospitalised at a Bengaluru hospital died due to age related ailments at the age of 78.
A special TADA court on Thursday sentenced Abu Salem to life imprisonment for his involvement in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case
Swine flu has claimed over 1,000 lives so far this year, which is four times more than deaths recorded last year, with a total of 22,186 cases reported across the country till now, data from the Union health ministry revealed
Thirty-seven more persons perished in flood-hit Bihar, where over 1.46 crore people are still affected, while the situation in Uttar Pradesh remained alarming with 10 more deaths reported on Tuesday
Around 7.34 lakh people in Bihar have been shifted to safer areas. Close to 3.27 lakh people are putting up in 1,346 relief camps
The S-2 coach suffered such a massive impact that all its wheels came off and it ended up dangling on the pantry car, with its one end ramming the facade of a house nearby
The death toll in Bihar floods rose to 253 today as the already grim situation worsened with more areas getting affected and around 1.26 crore people facing the deluge
At least 37 people were killed and 14 law enforcement personnel wounded when armed inmates resisted authorities' attempt to impose order at a prison in the Venezuelan state of Amazonas