Former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra 'flees Thailand' ahead of trial verdict

Former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra 'flees Thailand' ahead of trial verdict

The top court issued the arrest warrant against Yingluck after she did not appear for the verdict in her trial over a rice subsidy scheme. 

Aug 25, 2017, 14:37 PM IST
Failure to arrest Bashir violated South Africa constitution: Judge

Failure to arrest Bashir violated South Africa constitution: Judge

A South African judge on Monday criticised the government for allowing Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted by the International Criminal Court (ICC), to leave the country in defiance of a court order.

Jun 15, 2015, 19:56 PM IST
'Sudan`s Bashir arrives in Khartoum from South Africa'

'Sudan`s Bashir arrives in Khartoum from South Africa'

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir arrived in Khartoum from Johannesburg Monday, an AFP correspondent said, after a court ordered him not to leave as it decided whether to arrest him over alleged war crimes.

Jun 15, 2015, 18:29 PM IST

Sudanese president's whereabouts unknown

 As a judge here prepared to rule on Monday on whether South African authorities must arrest visiting Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir for "crimes against humanity", confusion prevailed about his whereabouts.

Jun 15, 2015, 18:21 PM IST
Uganda sex abuse whistleblower Moses Kipsiro fears for life

Uganda sex abuse whistleblower Moses Kipsiro fears for life

Ugandan star distance runner and Commonwealth Gold medalist Moses Kipsiro says he may have to flee the east African country after receiving threats stemming from sexual harassment claims he made against a coach.

Apr 04, 2015, 20:35 PM IST

UN staff flee war-torn Yemen, Russia voices concern

The United Nations evacuated staff from war-torn Yemen on Saturday as Russia warned Saudi-led air strikes on Iranian-backed rebels were affecting crunch nuclear talks between world powers and Tehra

Mar 29, 2015, 01:21 AM IST

UN says 110,000 have fled to Russia from Ukraine

Some 110,000 people have fled to Russia from Ukraine while more than 54,000 have been displaced inside the conflict-torn country, the UN said today.

Jun 27, 2014, 18:56 PM IST

Sharp rise in people fleeing eastern Ukraine: UNHCR

Some 16,400 people fled their homes in eastern Ukraine in the past week, many citing deteriorating security and fears of abduction, and the number of displaced within the country has risen to 54,000, the United Nations said on Friday.

Jun 27, 2014, 17:38 PM IST

Over 250,000 Cambodian migrant workers flee Thailand

More than 250,000 Cambodian migrant workers, mostly undocumented, have fled Thailand fearing the military junta`s crackdown on illegal foreign workers, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said Thursday.

Jun 26, 2014, 13:44 PM IST

Pakistan says Hundreds of Thousands Flee North Waziristan

The number of Pakistanis who have fled a tribal area bordering Afghanistan where the army is fighting militants has risen to 307,501, officials said on Saturday.

Jun 22, 2014, 15:08 PM IST

Five-year-old MP rape accused flee to Nepal

A joint team of MP and Bihar police have failed to arrest the accused involved in allegedly raping a 5-year-old girl in Madhya Pradesh.

Apr 23, 2013, 17:04 PM IST

Palestinians flee refugee camp in Syria: UN

More than 5,000 Palestinian refugees have fled a camp in the besieged Syrian city of Latakia after President Bashar Assad`s forces shelled the city during a broad military assault to root out dissent, the UN said Monday.

Aug 16, 2011, 11:02 AM IST

100,000 flee to Libya neighbours in past week: UNHCR

A UNHCR count showed that migrants were mainly Egyptians and Tunisians.

Feb 27, 2011, 22:55 PM IST

Immigration racket kingpin tries to flee, held

An alleged kingpin of an
immigration racket and his brother-in-law, who escaped from
Ludhiana Jail using forged documents 10 days ago, were
arrested in the national capital when they were trying to flee
from the country.

Nov 10, 2010, 21:08 PM IST

20,000 Myanmar refugees start heading home

About 20,000 refugees from Myanmar
headed home on Tuesday after fleeing to Thailand as fighting
followed a general election that is certain to keep Myanmar`s
military and its allies in power.

Nov 09, 2010, 21:54 PM IST

Rihanna faces £3 million lawsuit?

Rihanna is facing a 3 million pound lawsuit from Brazilian concert promoters.

Sep 20, 2010, 21:35 PM IST

Naxals attack BSF camp in C’garh, flee after retaliation

Naxals attacked a BSF camp in Kanker
district of Chhattisgarh and fled after retaliation, police

Jul 01, 2010, 22:12 PM IST

Too much media buzz might have made Shahzad flee

Excessive and specific
information being broadcast by the media about Faisal Shahzad
in the hours following the failed bombing attempt by the
Pakistani-American might have prompted him to try to flee, a official has said.

May 12, 2010, 13:57 PM IST

Pirates flee as Somali militia group moves on town

Dozens of fighters from one of
Somalia`s most powerful rebel groups moved into a northern
town Sunday where pirates operate, sending the pirates fleeing
in a development that could upend the piracy trade, witnesses

May 02, 2010, 21:55 PM IST

Mogadishu residents flee ahead of offensive

Hundreds of Mogadishu residents
were fleeing the war-ravaged city on Wednesday, ahead of a large
offensive Somalia`s government has promised against the
insurgents to wrest back control of the country.

Feb 10, 2010, 18:06 PM IST