Suspicious man apprehended from Goa House complex

The ongoing Goa Legislative Assembly session witnessed high drama on Thursday  when a suspicious person was apprehended after a chase by security personnel in the House complex here.

Three Afghani youths arrested for molesting woman

Three Afghani youths were arrested for allegedly molesting a woman of their own country in an inebriated condition outside a premier mall in south Delhi's Saket area here.

Picasso's electrician and wife sentenced to two years in prison
Picasso's electrician and wife sentenced to two years in prison

The court of the French region of Grasse issued on Friday a suspended sentence of two years in prison against Pablo Picasso's electrician, Pierre Le Guennec, and his wife Danielle, on charges of hiding 271 of the Spanish artist's works over the course of 37 years, until they were brought to light in 2010.

Inter-state gang of thieves busted; three held in MP

 With the arrest of three persons and recovery of stolen stuff worth Rs 10 lakh from them, police on Friday claimed to have busted a gang of inter-state thieves here.

Several DR Congo activists freed: Lawyer

Six Congolese pro-democracy activists detained at the weekend were released on Thursday , though several others are still being held at an unknown location, a human rights lawyer said.

Police arrest fourth man over Copenhagen shootings

Danish police on Thursday detained a fourth man suspected of aiding the gunman who killed two people in twin attacks in Copenhagen last month.

Serbia arrests eight in its first arrests over Srebrenica massacre

Serbian police detained eight men Wednesday suspected of taking part in the 1995 killing of 8,000 Muslims at Srebrenica, the first arrests by Serbian authorities over Europe`s deadliest atrocity since World War II. 

Naxal with Rs 2 lakh reward on his head arrested in Gadchiroli

A member of 'area security committee' of the Naxals who carried Rs two lakh reward on his head was arrested in a joint operation by the police and CRPF in the Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra, police said on Monday.

Another British teenager arrested for trying to join Islamic State extremists

Another British teenager was on Monday arrested in Birmingham on suspicion of preparing to travel to Syria to join Islamic State extremists as police stepped up efforts to stop radicalised young Britons from joining the dreaded group.

Bahrain arrests Iraq returnee trying to enter from Saudi

Bahrain has arrested a minor attempting to enter the kingdom from neighbouring Saudi Arabia with "bomb-making materials" he is suspected of bringing from Iraq, authorities said on Monday.

Nicholas Brendon arrested

 Former "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" star Nicholas Brendon has been arrested and charged with damage to property and criminal mischief.

Lal Masjid murder case: Pak court issues bailable arrest warrant against Musharraf

A court on Tuesday issued a bailable arrest warrant against former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf for continuously staying away from the hearing in the murder case of Lal Masjid cleric Ghazi Abdul Rasheed.

Wanted Maoist arrested in Bihar

A Maoist, carrying a reward of Rs 50,000 on his head was arrested from a village in Bihar's Jamui district, a police officer said on Sunday.

China detains feminists ahead of Women's Day

At least four Chinese feminists have been detained ahead of International Women`s Day, a lawyer said Saturday, in what appears to be a move by Beijing to head off public protest linked to the holiday.

Man charged with murder for stabbing Nickie Minaj's roadie
Man charged with murder for stabbing Nickie Minaj's roadie

Philadelphia police have arrested a man who is said to have fatally stabbed a member of singer Nicki Minaj's tour crew and seriously wounded another.

Pakistan arrests parents for refusing children's polio vaccinations

 Pakistan authorities have arrested hundreds of parents who refuse to vaccinate their children against polio, officials said Tuesday, as community opposition and Taliban threats block efforts to eradicate the crippling disease in one of its last strongholds.

Turkey police arrest man after bomb threat

Turkish police on Friday arrested a man who threatened to set off a bomb outside the US consulate in Istanbul, local media reported.

Fake IPS officer held in Delhi

 A 44-year-old PhD degree holder and former college professor was arrested from west Delhi`s Karol Bagh for cheating people by impersonating as an IPS officer, officials said Thursday.

Maldives ex-leader refused bail, denied legal access

A court in the Maldives on Monday refused bail to former president Mohamed Nasheed after he was arrested on terrorism charges and denied access to his lawyers, his party said.

Two arrested for possession of cannabis in J&K

Two persons were arrested in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday for allegedly possessing 1.7 kg of cannabis, police said.