Rajasthan summon Veteran all-rounder Rajat Bhatia

Veteran all-rounder Rajat Bhatia had something to cheer for after getting a late NoC from DDCA as Rajasthan have summoned him for trials in Jaipur on October 19.

Tears and confusion as Hungary tries 'criminal' migrants

The government ordered the building of the razor wire barrier in August to stem the flow of migrants.

Lionel Messi to stand trial for tax fraud in Spain; faces 22-month sentence
Lionel Messi to stand trial for tax fraud in Spain; faces 22-month sentence

Lionel Messi and his father Jorge Horacio will stand trial for three counts of tax fraud in Spain.

Trial begins in rape case against 'Peepli Live' director
Trial begins in rape case against 'Peepli Live' director

A court here on Wednesday began trial in a rape case against Mahmood Farooqui, the director of Bollywood movie "Peepli Live" who is accused of sexually assaulting an American woman.

Life or death for Batman theatre gunman? Trial enters new phase

  Jurors deciding whether Colorado movie massacre gunman James Holmes should be executed began the punishment phase of his trial on Wednesday, considering aggravating factors including his murder of a six-year-old girl.

Egypt jails Mubarak-era PM for corruption

An Egyptian court sentenced a former prime minister of ousted president Hosni Mubarak Wednesday to five years in prison for corruption and fined him millions of dollars.

Landmark trial of Chad dictator Habre adjourned

 Former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre was forcibly brought to court Tuesday on the second day of his landmark trial in Senegal but judges adjourned the case until September to enable appointed lawyers to prepare his defence.

Israel jails Palestinian engineer over Hamas rocket design

An Israeli court sentenced a Palestinian engineer to 21 years in jail Tuesday for helping the Islamist movement Hamas to improve the range of rockets used against the Jewish state.

Convicted Boston bomber could face state murder trial: Report

Convicted Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could stand trial on state charges for the murder of a police officer despite being on death row at a federal prison, a report said Saturday.

Ex-archbishop hospitalised ahead of Vatican paedophilia trial

A former Polish archbishop was placed in intensive care on Saturday, just hours before his unprecedented trial on paedophilia charges was due to start at the Vatican, the Holy See said.

Leader of French Islamist group jailed for nine years

A French court on Friday jailed the leader of a local Islamist group for nine years for "criminal association with a terrorist group."

Court overturns death sentences in mob killing of Afghan woman: Judge

An Afghan appeal court has overturned death sentences given to four men for the mob killing in March of a woman falsely accused of blasphemy in Kabul, a judge said Thursday.

Al Jazeera journalist says he expects to face judge soon after arrest in Germany
Al Jazeera journalist says he expects to face judge soon after arrest in Germany

A high-profile Al Jazeera journalist arrested in Berlin at the request of Egypt said he expected to soon face a judge who would decide whether to extradite him, in a case that could embarrass Germany and renew questions about Cairo`s crackdown on dissent.

Prosecutors wrap up case in Colorado theater shooting trial

Centennial (US), Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting trial will rest their case today after eight weeks of testimony in which they sought to show that former neuroscience student James Holmes meticulously planned and carried out the 2012 massacre.

Pak court to hold two hearings a week to expedite Mumbai terror attack case
Pak court to hold two hearings a week to expedite Mumbai terror attack case

 The Pakistani anti-terrorism court hearing the 2008 Mumbai attack case will hold the trial of the seven accused, including mastermind Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, twice a week to expedite the case after Islamabad High Court gave a two-month deadline to the trial court.

Chinese man goes on trial for dating 15 women

A 41-year-old Chinese man who had been dating 15 university students stands on trial for fraud in the national capital.

Three years` jail for death of Turkish-German heroine

A German court on Tuesday jailed an 18-year-old man for three years over the death of a young German-Turkish woman who became a national heroine for giving her life trying to protect two teenage girls.

Two US bishops quit, envoy trial date set in Church sex abuse cases

The Vatican has accepted the resignation of two US bishops accused of failing to protect minors from a paedophile priest and set a date for the unprecedented trial of a senior cleric for paedophilia.

Leonard Roberts joins Ryan Murphy's OJ Simpson trial series

 Ryan Murphy's OJ Simpson trial series "American Crime Story" has added "Heroes" star Leonard Roberts.

Egypt jails policeman 15 years over death of woman protester

An Egyptian court on Thursday sentenced a policeman to 15 years in jail over the fatal shooting of a woman during a peaceful leftist rally, a court official said.