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Four of six Japanese detained in China return to Japan

A maritime territorial dispute over small islands in the East China Sea has in recent years added to the suspicion between the two sides.

 

Jul 27, 2017, 12:18 PM IST

Parents of US student to claim mistreatment in North Korean prison

Warmbier, 22, was "brutalized and terrorized" by the North Korean regime, his parents said in a statement released Tuesday before he arrived in the United States on a medevac flight. 
 

Jun 15, 2017, 19:11 PM IST

Wife of Taiwan activist sees China 'conspiracy' behind husband's arrest

The wife of a Taiwan activist accused China of "political conspiracy" on Monday after she was barred from travelling to the mainland to support her husband who has been detained there on suspicion of endangering national security.

Apr 10, 2017, 15:42 PM IST
Delhi Deputy CM detained after protest, later released

Delhi Deputy CM detained after protest, later released

AAP leaders and activists marched from the Jantar Mantar monument towards Parliament, shouting slogans including "Note nahin, PM badlo."

Nov 22, 2016, 15:49 PM IST
Shah Rukh Khan should have returned to India after insult in US, says Shiv Sena

Shah Rukh Khan should have returned to India after insult in US, says Shiv Sena

Shah Rukh Khan, who was detained at an American airport, should have displayed patriotic credentials and returned to India after another "insult" in the US, the Shiv Sena said.

Aug 13, 2016, 10:21 AM IST
Shah Rukh Khan detained at Los Angeles airport again, tweets 'it really sucks'

Shah Rukh Khan detained at Los Angeles airport again, tweets 'it really sucks'

Last time, the 50-year-old was detained for two hours at the New York airport.

Aug 12, 2016, 07:05 AM IST

Separatist leaders detained ahead of Geelani's rally

The moderate faction of Hurriyat, led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, on Sunday extended its support to Geelani's rally.

Nov 01, 2015, 15:22 PM IST

Man held for threatening to blow up plane at Malaysian airport

An Indonesian farmer was detained for threatening to blow up a plane at a Malaysian airport after check-in staff asked him to remove items from his excess baggage.

Sep 10, 2015, 18:18 PM IST
Dinamo Zagreb chief detained over alleged tax fraud, bribery

Dinamo Zagreb chief detained over alleged tax fraud, bribery

 Police on Saturday detained controversial Dinamo Zagreb chief Zdravko Mamic and his younger brother Zoran, the Croatian champions` coach, on suspicion of multi-million-euro bribery and tax evasion, the club said.

Jul 04, 2015, 19:33 PM IST

Pakistani flags appear at separatist rally, Shabir Shah detained

In yet another such instance, Pakistani flags on Friday appeared at a rally organised by separatist leader Shabir Shah in south Kashmir, prompting police to take him and his two close aides into custody.

May 29, 2015, 17:53 PM IST

Cyprus holds Lebanese man over possible bomb material

A Lebanese man holding a Canadian passport was remanded in Cypriot police custody on Thursday after two tonnes of potential bomb-making material was found in his home, police said.

May 28, 2015, 16:27 PM IST
PCB Chairman Shahryar Khan held at Kolkata airport by Immigration Department, MHA intervenes

PCB Chairman Shahryar Khan held at Kolkata airport by Immigration Department, MHA intervenes

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman, Shahryar Khan has been detained in Kolkata airport by the Immigration Department on Saturday. But Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) intervened to clear his documents for immigration.

May 09, 2015, 23:06 PM IST

4 detained from Ludhiana in West Bengal nun rape case

Four persons were today detained here in connection with the gang rape of a 72-year-old nun in Ranaghat in West Bengal's Nadia district, police said.

Apr 01, 2015, 00:49 AM IST

US 'deeply concerned' over detained Cuba dissidents

The United States expressed concern today over the plight of several dissidents detained by Cuba, just two weeks after Washington's historic move to normalize relations with Havana.

Dec 31, 2014, 14:29 PM IST

Third blogger detained in Vietnam in a month

Vietnamese police have detained a third blogger in a month in the latest crackdown on dissent in the communist country.

Dec 29, 2014, 15:44 PM IST

Israeli minister''s associate detained for graft scandal

A close associate of Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman was detained Sunday by police for possible involvement in a major corruption scandal, police spokesman Mickey Rosenfeld said.

Dec 29, 2014, 06:29 AM IST

Detained Radio Liberty journalists questioned in Azerbaijan

Police in Azerbaijan have detained a dozen journalists working for US-funded Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty amid an ongoing crackdown on the outlet that has been criticised by Washington and right

Dec 29, 2014, 05:33 AM IST

Bae, the longest-held US prisoner in North Korea

A South Korean-born missionary detained by North Korea just over two years ago, Kenneth Bae was the US citizen who languished the longest in the totalitarian state`s jails.

Nov 09, 2014, 04:24 AM IST

Detained American in North Korea makes fresh plea for help

 One of three Americans detained in North Korea has made a fresh plea for his government`s help ahead of a trial that will likely end with a lengthy prison term and hard labour.

Oct 02, 2014, 12:59 PM IST

Man detained in China for rape, murder of a girl

A Chinese man was detained today for allegedly raping and killing a 13-year-old girl in north China's Hebei province.

Sep 07, 2014, 16:05 PM IST