Branson urges Singapore not to execute disabled man


British tycoon Richard Branson urges Singapore to spare the life of a mentally disabled Malaysian facing execution. Nagaenthran K. Dharmalingam, convicted of trafficking a small amount of heroin into Singapore, is due to be hanged on Wednesday after more than a decade on death row. Branson is a long-time campaigner against the death penalty, and is urging Singaporean President Halimah Yacob to grant Nagaenthran clemency.