Cuba police arrest 32 during rights protest

Police in Havana arrested at least 32 people Wednesday at a demonstration marking Human Rights Day, AFP reporters on the scene observed.

Arrests for posting comments on sites were grave, brazen: SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday did not agree with the contention of the Centre that arrests of some persons for allegedly posting objectionable comments on social websites were "stray incidents", saying that even if they were aberrations, they were "brazen" and "grave".

Jerusalem police sweep up alleged Palestinian rioters

Police arrested 52 Palestinians in east Jerusalem overnight, taking to more than 600 the number of alleged rioters seized since unrest erupted early July over the hate killing of a Palestinian teen.

Meerut gang-rape: Two more arrests, situation tense but under control

Two more people were arrested on Tuesday in connection with the alleged rape and forced religious conversion of a young woman in Meerut taking to five the total number of arrests in the incident even as the situation in the district is tense but under control.

Greece arrests three Turkish citizens for "terrorism"

Three Turkish citizens have been arrested in Athens on suspicion of belonging to a "terrorist" group, Greek authorities said on Saturday.

Russia arrests Turk for `terrorism`

Russia has arrested a 43-year-old Turkish national put on an international terrorist wanted list last year, the interior ministry said.

Israel arrests Palestinian parliament speaker

Israeli soldiers arrested the speaker of the Palestinian parliament, Aziz Dweik, in the West Bank city of Hebron early Monday, Palestinian sources said.

Sri Lanka arrests 37 Indian fishermen

The Sri Lankan Navy arrested 37 Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan waters, a navy spokesman said on Tuesday.

Egypt arrests US citizen son of Brotherhood figure

The son of an outspoken Muslim Brotherhood figure has been detained according to the security officials of Egypt.

Sri Lanka arrests 65 Indian fishermen

Sixty-five Indian fishermen in nine trawlers have been detained by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly violating the international maritime border.

Two powerful bombs recovered, two arrested in Imphal

Two powerful bombs were recovered and two persons were today arrested in this connection at Laifam Khunou area in Imphal West district, police said.

Libya arrests suspected Christian missionaries

Four foreigners were arrested in Libya on suspicion of distributing books about Christianity and proselytizing, a Libyan police spokesman said.

Chile arrests welder for massive wildfire

Chilean police have arrested a man they say is responsible for the worst forest fire in decades in the hills above the port of Valparaiso.

CBI arrests fire service official in bribe-taking case

A Delhi Fire Service official has been arrested by CBI for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs one lakh.

Pak arrests 27 Indian fishermen

Pakistan has arrested 27 Indian fishermen and seized six boats for illegally entering its territorial waters, an official said Monday.

Doomsday rumours: 500 arrested in China

Those detained are said to belong to a Christian sect named Almighty God, which is also called Eastern Lightning.

Ponty Chadha murder case: Two Namdhari aides held

Simranjeet and Jagbir Singh, both hailing from Rampur in Uttar Pradesh, were arrested for their alleged involvement in the case, they said, adding that the total number of arrests now stands at 10.

34 arrested at rave party

The arrests were made late last night after a tip off, Circle Officer (City) Mamata Vohra said.

Arrests in Afghanistan over girl beheading

Afghan police have reportedly arrested two men accused of beheading a teenage girl with a knife.

CBI arrested two more persons in railway job scam

CBI on Sunday arrested two more persons here for their alleged involvement in railway recruitment scam, sources said.