'Fake Sheikh' evidence prompts Pakistan re-think: Report
'Fake Sheikh' evidence prompts Pakistan re-think: Report

Prosecutors are re-examining the criminal convictions of three Pakistan players jailed in 2011 over spot-fixing allegations, according to a report in Britain`s Guardian newspaper,

UK court jails woman who promoted jihad on social media

A British mother of six who hoped one of her sons would become a jihadist was on Wednesday jailed for five years and three months after she used social media to encourage acts of terror in Syria.

'Teen Mom 2' star Adam Lind jailed on stalking charges

'Teen Mom 2' star Adam Lind has been jailed at the Minnehaha County Jail in South Dakota, says a spokesperson at the facility.

Former Bollywood bombshell Mamta Kulkarni detained in Kenya
Former Bollywood bombshell Mamta Kulkarni detained in Kenya

Long lost Bollywood diva Mamata Kulkarni along with her husband Vicky Goswami have been detained by Kenya police on the grounds of alleged drug trafficking.

ICC poised to clear way for Mohammad Aamer return
ICC poised to clear way for Mohammad Aamer return

Pakistan seamer Mohammad Aamer, banned and jailed for spot fixing in one of cricket`s darkest episodes, is set to be handed a dramatic return to the sport.

Volleyball woman jailed in Iran declares hunger strike

A British-Iranian woman jailed in Iran after trying to watch a volleyball match is on a hunger strike, refusing food or liquids, her brother told AFP on Monday.

Iran jails woman for one year over volleyball match protest
Iran jails woman for one year over volleyball match protest

A British-Iranian activist has been sentenced to a year in jail after she was arrested for trying to watch a men's volleyball match earlier this year on June 20.

Japan man jailed for making guns with 3D printer

A Japanese court today jailed a man for two years for making guns with a 3D printer in what is believed to be a first in a nation with strict gun controls.

Brotherhood Supreme Guide Badie, 14 others jailed for life

Top Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie and 14 others were on Monday sentenced to life in prison by an Egyptian court on charges of murder and inciting violence during a protest near Cairo last year.

Paul Walker`s car wreckage thief jailed

A man, who stole a piece of wreckage from the crashed car that killed actor Paul Walker last year, has been sentenced to six months in prison.

Indian gang leader in UK jailed for 12 years for trafficking

A 35-year-old Indian-origin man who headed a gang that trafficked more than 100 women to Britain has been jailed for 12 years while four of his accomplices, including his brother, were also handed down prison terms.

China jails nine more in Xinjiang for terror offences

Authorities in China`s violence-prone far western region of Xinjiang have jailed nine more people for up to 14 years for terror-related offences at a public sentencing in front of more than 3,000 people, state media said on Thursday.

USAF NCO jailed for 120 years for sexually exploiting children

A former US Air Force non- commissioned officer has been sentenced to 120 years in prison for sexually exploiting minors, including one child as young as five months old, to produce child pornography.

Two jailed for 15 years in Bahrain for robbing Indian

Two men, including an Indian, have been sentenced to 15-years in jail in Bahrain for kidnapping and robbing an Indian worker while posing as police officers, a media report said today.

Indian jailed for role in Singapore riots

An Indian national found guilty of obstructing a policeman during the December riots here was Monday sentenced to five months in jail, the media reported.

Indian-origin trio jailed for faking designer garments

An Indian-origin businessman in Britain, along with his brother and father, has been jailed for manufacturing fake designer garments worth hundreds of thousands of pounds, a media report said.

Indian national jailed for molestation, theft in Singapore

A 27-year-old Indian national was today jailed for six months in Singapore for molestation, theft and criminal trespass.

Jailing of environmentalist not Games related: IOC

The jailing of a Russian environmentalist who had accused authorities of damaging the environment in the run-up to the Sochi Olympics is not related to the Games, the International Olympic Committee said on Saturday.

Former US soldier sentenced to 30 years for espionage

A former US soldier has been sentenced to 30 years in jail for trying to spy on behalf of Russia, the US Justice Department said.

Indian-origin man jailed in New Zealand for abandoning baby

A 31-year-old Indian-origin man was today jailed for a year in New Zealand for abandoning an 11-month-old child next to a highway after stealing a car.