Prosecutors in the Italian port of Bari on Monday opened a criminal investigation into how the car ferry Norman Atlantic caught fire at sea during a crossing from Greece to Italy.
Former Salvadoran president Francisco Flores should undergo a criminal investigation for the alleged embezzlement of money donated by Taiwan, a congressional committee recommended Tuesday.
The prosecutors said they were examining complaints of spying, inciting violence and ruining the economy.
China launched a criminal investigation into Communist Party leader Bo Xilai`s alleged offences, a day after he was expelled from the Parliament.
A Palestinian official says French and Swiss investigators will visit the West Bank to conduct parallel probes into the death of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat.
Pak PM said the fate of the US official, amid reports that Washington and Islamabad had come close to
resolving the stand-off over the issue.
Yulia Tymoshenko is under criminal investigation for abuse of power.
US officials said they launched a criminal probe into oil spill.
Day in Pics: 3rd May
Showbiz World - May 3, 2015
Major earthquake rattles Nepal, India