Three arrested in raid on British 'slave' factory

British police arrested three suspected slave masters after a raid on a factory freed 20 Eastern European migrants paid 25 pounds ($39, 31 euros) to work 80-hour weeks on Monday.

US seeks to use letters from bin Laden raid at terror trial

US. prosecutors have asked a federal judge to allow them to use documents seized during the 2011 military raid that killed Osama bin Laden at the January trial of suspected al Qaeda figure Abu Anas al-Liby.

Man chops off wife`s hands and feet in Malaysia

A mother-of-three is being treated in a Malaysian hospital after her husband hacked off her hands and feet with a meat cleaver before hanging himself.

Three held for Delhi teen's brutal murder

A day after the body of a youth, chopped in pieces, was recovered from near Bhatti Mines in Fatehpur Beri area here, three persons including a juvenile have been arrested for the brutal murder of their friend who was having an affair with a girl, whom one of them liked.

Suspected accomplice detained after Brussels museum killing

A Frenchman was ordered into detention Friday as investigators probed his ties to Mehdi Nemmouche, a compatriot charged with killing four people at Brussels` Jewish Museum in May.

Madagascar`s parliament votes to end death penalty

Lawmakers in Madagascar have voted to abolish the death penalty, a move hailed as "historic" by the European Union.

Algerian mayor shot dead, throat slit by 'terrorists'

The mayor of a town in Algeria was shot dead and had his throat slit by unidentified "terrorists" on Friday, police were quoted by the APS news agency as saying.

Morena: Petrol pump owner shot down by three unidentified men

A petrol pump owner was shot down dead by three unidentified men in Morena, MP.

Govt decides to repeal Section 309 from IPC; attempt to suicide no longer a crime
Govt decides to repeal Section 309 from IPC; attempt to suicide no longer a crime

The government on Wednesday decriminalised attempt to commit suicide, a decision that will ensure people driven to take their lives do not end up in prison in case they don’t succeed.

Rise in crimes by juveniles against women in 2013: Govt

There has been a 132 per cent rise in incidents of crime committed by juveniles against women in 2013 over the previous year, Lok Sabha was told on Tuesday.

CCTV footage shows constables stealing food, water from shop

Dec 8 (PTI) The mystery behind missing eatables and water bottles from a shop in a bus stand here was solved after CCTV footage showed some constables stealing them, police said.

Youth found hanging from tree in Ghaziabad

Body of an unidentified youth was on Sunday found hanging from a tree near a private hospital in Sihani Gate Police station area.

Act of bravery by CISF constable helps man hold daughter's wedding

A CISF constable proved to be an "angel from heaven" for the father of a girl who says he will be able to conduct his daughter's wedding only because the former came to his aid and fought off robbers who had tried to snatch away his life savings.

Seven policemen injured in attack by dacoits, two nabbed

Seven police personnel, including a junior officer, were injured when they were attacked by an armed gang of highway dacoits near here in the wee hours of on Friday.

No change in Govt's stand on Juvenile Justice Bill 2014

Noting that the issue of lowering age of juveniles involved in heinous crimes from 18 years to 16 years has not been understood in proper perspective, the Government on Friday said there has been no change in its stand and position on the Juvenile Justice Bill, 2014.

Minor raped by two youths in UP's Deoria

A 16-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two youths here, police said on Friday.

South African Tamils slap war crime charges against Sri Lankan general

A South African Tamil group has filed criminal charges against a visiting former Sri Lankan general for alleged war crimes during the civil war with LTTE.

Directives to combat sexual crimes in US military

US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel has announced four new directives to prevent sexual assault crimes in the country`s military.

Albania, Britain ink deal to curb human trafficking


London: Albania and Britain have signed a memorandum of understanding to beef up cooperation against human trafficking and other organised crimes.

Woman, her two daughters found dead in Hyderabad

A 23-year-old woman and her two daughters were found dead in their house here on Thursday.