Iran President Ahmadinejad will not be flogged: Spokesman

An Iranian government spokesman has dismissed a media report that claimed President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad could face 74 lashes for breaking the country`s election rules.

Two Indian liquor dealers sentenced to jail, flogging

Two Indian nationals have been sentenced to one year in prison each and flogging for manufacturing and selling liquor in Saudi Arabia where alcohol is strictly prohibited.

Drunkards should be flogged, says Anna

Noted social activist and anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare wants those who drink should be beaten and humiliated in public, which, he believes, will force them to get rid of their habit of drinking.

Saudi Arabia flogs orphan girls for ‘act of mischief’

The girls received 10 lashes each under the country`s strict Islamic law.

Woman accuses Taliban of flogging; files case in Pak court

One of the three women who have
come forward to accuse Taliban of flogging them Tuesday filed a
case against three militants in a court in Swat in northwest Pakistan.

Taliban executes pregnant woman on adultery charge

Taliban insurgents publicly flogged an Afghan woman for alleged adultery.

Video of 17-year-old Swat girl’s flogging was ‘fake’

The video footage showing a 17-year-old Swat girl being publicly flogged by the Taliban has been termed a “fake” by its maker.

New video shows Taliban flogging men in Pakistan

Taliban militants flog two men and a teenage boy in a video that has emerged from Pakistan`s tribal belt.

Sudanese teen flogged for wearing "indecent" skirt

A 16-year-old Christian girl from southern Sudan said on Friday she was lashed 50 times for wearing a skirt deemed indecent by authorities in the north who enforce a strict version of Islamic law.

One accused identified in public girl flogging case: Pak

Pakistani authorities have
identified one of the Taliban militants seen in a video of the
public flogging of a girl in the restive Swat valley – an
incident that had shocked people around the world earlier this
year.