Turkish prosecutors request arrest warrant for Erdogan foe Gulen

Turkish prosecutors on Friday requested an Istanbul court to issue an arrest warrant for the US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen who has emerged as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan`s number one foe.

Erdogan criticises Egypt for Interpol bid on Muslim scholar

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday criticised Egypt`s military rulers for having Interpol issue an arrest warrant for a Muslim scholar.

Pakistan court issues arrest warrant for Khan over protest clashes

A Pakistani anti-terrorism court has issued arrest warrants for cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan and populist cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri over violence during anti-government protests, officials said Thursday.

Arrest warrant against AIADMK MLA, others cancelled

 AIADMK MLA Thangatamizhselvam and 45 others today appeared before the Andipatti Judicial Magistrate court in Theni district, after the Magistrate issued arrest warrant against them in connection with a clash between two groups of AIADMK workers during the party union president elections in 2006.

WikiLeaks founder loses bid for scrapping of arrest warrant

Julian Assange today lost a court bid to get an arrest warrant against him scrapped, leaving the WikiLeaks founder marooned in the Ecuadoran embassy in London where he sought refuge more than two years ago.

Maradona`s ex-fiancee wanted for questioning in Dubai

Argentine football legend Diego Maradona`s former fiancee is wanted for questioning after Dubai prosecutors issued an arrest warrant pertaining to a theft complaint against her.

Thai court issues arrest warrant for anti-coup group spokesman

Thailand`s military court has issued an arrest warrant for the spokesman of an anti-coup group over alleged arms offences, an accusation firmly rejected by the former minister.

MPPEB scam: Arrest warrants issued against seven

Arrest warrants have been issued against two Bihar-based impersonators in police constable recruitment exam case and five others, including a parent in forest guard recruitment exam case by a competent court, a Special Task Force release said on Friday.

Assange lawyers file Swedish court appeal to end arrest warrant

Julian Assange`s Swedish lawyers on Tuesday filed a court petition to withdraw an arrest warrant for the WikiLeaks founder who has spent two years at Ecuador`s London embassy to avoid extradition to Sweden.

Arrest warrant issued against Telugu scriptwriter

A local court on Friday issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against screenwriter and Telugu movie director K V Vijayendra Prasad, father of noted film director S S Rajamouli, in connection with a cheque bounce case.

Japan police get arrest warrant over body-in-post killing

Japanese police have obtained an arrest warrant for a woman for allegedly using the passport of a nurse whose body was posted across Japan in a box marked "doll", an official said Wednesday.

LS polls: RJD candidate Prabhunath Singh goes missing after arrest warrants

Apprehending arrest after issuance of two non-bailable warrants against him in election related cases, Maharajganj sitting MP and RJD candidate Prabhunath Singh has gone missing.

Russian court issues arrest warrant for Ukraine far-right head for terrorism

A Russian court issued an arrest warrant for Ukrainian far-right leader Dmytro Yarosh in absentia on Wednesday on charges of inciting terrorism.

Bhanwari Devi case: Arrest warrant issued against Paras Ram

A local court on Thursday issued arrest warrant against an accused in the sensational Bhanwari Devi abduction and murder case.

Ukraine issues warrants against Crimean PM, speaker

A court in Ukraine`s capital Kiev has issued arrest warrants against the prime minister and the parliament speaker of the autonomous republic of Crimea, the prosecutor general`s office said.

Court refuses to drop Thai anti-govt leader`s arrest warrant

Suthep Thaugsuban`s lawyer attended a hearing session following a petition asking the appeal court to overturn the lower court`s decision.

New Orleans police issue arrest warrant for Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper

New Orleans police issued an arrest warrant on Thursday for former football star Darren Sharper, saying he is wanted as a suspect in two rapes, a week after he pleaded not guilty to charges of drugging four other women and raping two of them in Los Angeles.

Bangladesh`s opposition chief Zia faces arrest warrant

A Bangladeshi court on Sunday warned ex-premier and opposition chief Khaleda Zia that she would be arrested if she fails to appear before it for the next hearing in a major graft case, in which she is a key-accused.

Bailable arrest warrant issued against ex-Pak president Pervez Musharraf

A special court constituted for the treason trial against Pakistan`s former president Pervez Musharraf has issued an arrest warrant against him rejecting his plea to be allowed to go abroad for treatment, reports said.

Arrest warrant against 22 accused of gang-rape during riots

A local court on Tuesday issued non-bailable warrant against 22 persons allegedly involved in five incidents of gang-rape during Muzaffarnagar riots.