Shun gangs, have hope, Pope tells inmates at violent Bolivian jail

Saying he too had made mistakes and sinned, Pope Francis on Friday urged inmates at one of Latin America`s most violent prisons to shun gang violence and exhorted guards to treat them with dignity.

Jul 10, 2015, 23:24 PM IST

Gang raids posh London hotel in jewellery heist

A moped riding smash-and-grab gang armed with sledgehammers burst into one of world`s most posh hotels in the heart of the city and ran away with jewellery and watches.

Jun 10, 2014, 21:24 PM IST

Ten Chadians killed in southern Libya: Ministry

Ten Chadian nationals have been gunned down in southern Libya by attackers in military uniform, the Chadian foreign ministry said Thursday.

May 30, 2014, 03:08 AM IST

Asian gang made 11-yr-old girl sex slave in UK

A 19-year-old girl has told a court in London how she was sexually exploited by a group of Asian men when she was 11 years old.

Feb 21, 2013, 15:49 PM IST

Muslim Brotherhood ‘paying gangs to rape women and beat men protesting in Egypt’

Egypt’s ruling party is paying gangs of thugs to sexually assault women protesting in Cairo’s Tahrir Square against President Mohamed Mursi.

Dec 02, 2012, 12:51 PM IST

‘Police has begun state crackdown against gangs’

Maha Home Minister RR Patil said that the police has begun a state-wide crackdown against gangs involved in chain-snatching and house-breaking.

Oct 03, 2012, 22:04 PM IST

UK gangs thrive in August riots

David Cameron has identified the growth of gangs as a key factor in riots.

Aug 14, 2011, 23:26 PM IST

Mexican indigenous community takes on armed gangs

Around 17,000 people from an
indigenous group in western Mexico have blocked access to
their community and declared a "state of siege" against armed
groups protecting illegal loggers, a spokesman said.

May 03, 2011, 10:42 AM IST

Gangs use online scams to target Haiti cash: Report

Criminal gangs have defrauded people out of funds intended for Haiti earthquake victims by setting up bogus charities and seeking contributions online, according to an investigation carried out by BBC.

Feb 17, 2010, 10:27 AM IST