Columbus Short sued by alleged assault victim

Former `Scandal` star Columbus Short is facing a lawsuit from the man who accused him of assault in March.

Indian woman in Bahrain accused of killing her husband

A 27-year-old Indian woman in Bahrain has been accused of killing her husband by stabbing him 30 times in front of their five-year-old daughter.

Tunisia delays trial of suspects in US embassy attack

A Tunisian court delayed for the third time today the appeals trial of Islamists accused of attacking the US embassy in 2012, with numerous defendants and lawyers absent.

Main accused in Sagar Ghosh murder case surrenders

Subrata Roy, one of the main accused in the murder case of Trinamool Congress rebel Sagar Ghosh, surrendered before a court here today and was remanded in judicial custody till June three.

Muzaffarnagar riots: 11 gang-rape accused`s property attached

Properties of 11 absconding gang-rape accused have been attached by police on the intervention of court in connection with five gang-rape cases at Phugana village of the district, police said Tuesday.

Justin Bieber accused of faking luxurious lifestyle

Justin Bieber who recently posted his pic with supercar Bugatti and captioned it, "first Bugatti" has been reportedly accused of faking his lifestyle after he claimed that he owns luxurious things that were not his.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Court rejects bail plea of three accused

A local court on Wednesday rejected the bail plea of three persons accused of killing a man during Muzaffarnagar riots.

French nationals` molestation: Jodhpur court sends two men in judicial custody

A court in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, has sent two men accused of molesting two French women to 15 days of judicial custody.

India presses for speedy trial of Mumbai attacks accused

Ahead of the fifth anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks carried out by LeT, India today expressed concern at the "lack of any progress" in the trial of Pakistani suspects charged with involvement in the brazen assault.

Leniency to accused in sexual offences `undesirable`: Delhi HC

Leniency in matters involving sexual offences is undesirable and against public interest, the Delhi High Court has said while denying relief to a man sentenced to five years in jail for sodomising a teenaged boy 13 years ago.

Odisha teacher murder: Accused, three others dismissed from service

Suspended school inspector, who is prime accused in the molestation and murder case of a lady teacher, was dismissed from service along with three others by the Odisha government on Wednesday.

Spell out steps to trace absconders: HC tells Maharashtra

Expressing concern over a large number of accused absconding during the pendency of trials, the Bombay High Court has asked Maharashtra government to inform what steps it was planning to take to trace 9207 such missing persons.

Pakistan police accused of having links with terrorists

Some police officials in Pakistan have links with terrorists and car-lifters, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has said.

Acid attack accused arrested from Bengal village

A jilted lover who had allegedly assaulted a 22-year-old unmarried girl by throwing acid on her at Badanaukana village under Rajnagar police station jurisdiction on September 6, was arrested on Saturday, police said.

NRI student`s death: Two accused sent to police custody

A Delhi court sent two youth arrested in connection with the death of NRI student Anmol Sarna and drug abuse to police custody till Sep 19.

Citing Kasab, court rejects plea for leniency

The death sentence of 25-year-old Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack found a mention in the verdict by a court here while sending the four convicts to gallows in the December 16 gangrape case by rejecting their plea for leniency on grounds of young age and clean antecedents.

Another arrest in law student rape case

Jnanabharathi police managed to arrest the seventh accused in the gang-rape of a law student in October last year.

Girl raped by cousin brother in Meerut, accused arrested

A minor girl was allegedly raped by her cousin brother at Thana Medical area here, police said Tuesday.

Bihar mid-day meal tragedy: Accused surrenders in court

Arjun Rai, an accused in the mid-day meal tragedy case that claimed lives of 23 children in Bihar`s Saran district two months ago, surrendered on Monday in a local court.

Mumbai gang-rape accused may be repeat offenders

The five accused arrested in the gang-rape of a photo-journalist could be involved in a similar sex-crime in July, police said.