An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan’s Punjab province on Friday awarded two death sentences to a woman who posed as a television anchor to kidnap a government official for ransom.
The negotiations for release of Italian Paolo Bosusco would take some more time since the Maoist mediators have placed some new demands.
The abduction of two Italians in the Kandhamal district has witnessed an alarming spurt in extremist violence in the last four years.
Madras High court on Monday granted bail to V Divakaran, a relative of Sasikala Natarajan, estranged aide of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa.
Eleven people were on Tuesday sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court here in a
17-year-old abduction case.
A case has been lodged against the husband of a sitting RLD MP on charges of abducting a school teacher in Hasayan area, a senior police officer said.
The case was registered against several Maoist leaders for abducting Malkangiri District Collector.
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