West Ham United give James Tomkins community punishment
West Ham United give James Tomkins community punishment

West Ham United announced on Friday that they will make defender James Tomkins carry out work in the local community after he was found guilty of assaulting a police officer.

Robert Downey Jr's son pleads guilty to drug charge
Robert Downey Jr's son pleads guilty to drug charge

 

Los Angeles: 'Iron Man' star Robert Downey, Jr's son pleaded guilty to cocaine possession at a California court hearing.

Judge finds Oscar Pistorius not guilty of unlawfully possessing ammunition
Judge finds Oscar Pistorius not guilty of unlawfully possessing ammunition

South African Judge Thokozile Masipa on Friday found Oscar Pistorius guilty of negligently handling a gun in restaurant, but acquitted him on two other firearm charges.

Oscar Pistorius victim Reeva Steenkamp remembered as `angel`
Oscar Pistorius victim Reeva Steenkamp remembered as `angel`

One of the last tweets sent by Reeva Steenkamp, the glamorous South African model shot dead by her lover Oscar Pistorius, was to express her excitement ahead of Valentine`s Day.

Chris Brown pleads guilty in assault case
Chris Brown pleads guilty in assault case

 

Washington: Chris Brown has plead guilty in his Washington D.C. assault case and has accepted a plea deal.

Punish the rapists, says Ustad Amjad Ali Khan

Sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan in the wake of crime of against women, has urged the government of India to take stern measures against the culprits. The Padma Vibhushan awardee, who was in Coimbatore for a concert said that severe punishment should be meted out to all those who are found guilty in this heinous crime.

Zimbabwe`s Tendai Chatara reprimanded for showing dissent

Zimbabwe`s Tendai Chatara has been reprimanded after pleading guilty to a Level 1 breach of the ICC Code of Conduct during the first day`s play in the one-off Test against South Africa in Harare on Saturday.

James Corden clears `bad sex joke` air with Keira Knightley

A blushing James Corden explained Keira Knightley why he cracked a not-so-funny joke on her at the Empire Awards back in 2008.

Sexual harassment: man pleads guilty, gets lesser punishment

A 30-year-old man, convicted for sexually harassing a minor girl, has been sentenced to nearly six months in jail, a period he has already spent behind the bars, after he voluntarily pleaded guilty.

Hall of fame`s Lima faces jail for assaulting ex-wife

Former Samoan captain Brian Lima, who`s in the rugby hall of fame, faces up to seven years in jail after being found guilty of assaulting his former wife, it was reported Monday.

Two ex-US Army soldiers laundered Afghanistan bribes

Two former US Army soldiers have pleaded guilty to accepting about USD 250,000 in bribes from contractors in Afghanistan and shipping the cash back to the United States to be laundered through a landscaping business.

Indian engineer admits to stealing trade secrets

An Indian engineer pleaded guilty to stealing trade secrets from two global medical technology companies based in New Jersey and faces upto 20 years in prison when sentenced.

US sentencing for fraudulent wine dealer postponed again

Sentencing for disgraced wine dealer Rudy Kurniawan, who was found guilty of fraud for manufacturing fake vintages, has been postponed to July, a US federal court said Wednesday.

Hernandez pleads not guilty to double-murder charges

American football star Aaron Hernandez pleaded not guilty to two first degree murder charges during a court appearance on Wednesday.

Youth gets 1-year RI for biting off neighbour`s ear

A local court on Tuesday sentenced a youth to one year`s rigorous imprisonment for grievously injuring his neighbour following a quarrel over his pet dog in 2013.

Reds prop Slipper banned for three weeks

Queensland Reds` Wallaby prop James Slipper has been suspended for three weeks for making a lifting tackle in a Super Rugby clash last weekend, the SANZAR judiciary said on Monday.

ICC fines Broad for criticising match officials

England captain Stuart Broad was Sunday fined 15 percent of his match fee by the International Cricket Council (ICC) after pleading guilty to a Level 1 charge of publicly criticising match officials following his team`s Group 1 encounter against New Zealand.

Indian doctor found guilty of rape charges in Australia

A 39-year-old Indian doctor was found guilty by Australian Supreme Court of raping two women during consultations, even as he pleaded not guilty to the charges.

Australian defense cadets found guilty in Skype sex scandal

Two cadets involved in the infamous Australian Defence Forces` (ADF) Skype sex scandal have been reportedly found guilty by the defence court.

Victoria Beckham feels guilty about being a working mom

Victoria Beckham has confessed that she is not immune to the guilt that most working mothers feel when they leave their family for their work.