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Kenya imposes world's toughest law against plastic bags

Kenya imposes world's toughest law against plastic bags

The East African nation joins more than 40 other countries that have banned, partly banned or taxed single use plastic bags, including China, France, Rwanda, and Italy.

Aug 28, 2017, 15:32 PM IST
Two Indian naval sailors court-martialled, sentenced for sexual offence

Two Indian naval sailors court-martialled, sentenced for sexual offence

The Indian Navy on Wednesday court-martialled two naval sailors after finding them guilty of sexual offences, sentencing them to rigorous imprisonment for 15 years and 12 years respectively.

Aug 02, 2017, 20:12 PM IST

Undertrial given 0ne-year imprisonment for bringing drugs in jail

A local court has convicted an undertrial prisoner and sentenced him to one-year imprisonment for possessing drugs inside the district jail here.

Feb 23, 2017, 14:15 PM IST

Lifetime imprisonment sentenced to 5 men for murder

Five persons were today sentenced to life imprisonment and a fine of Rs 21,500 imposed on each of them by a court here in a murder case.

Jun 28, 2016, 15:47 PM IST
US man leaves baby in locked car to enjoy strip club, faces imprisonment

US man leaves baby in locked car to enjoy strip club, faces imprisonment

A California man was awarded imprisonment of up to six years in prison by a court for leaving his nine-month-old baby girl alone in a parked car while he went inside to enjoy in a strip club.

Apr 06, 2016, 09:12 AM IST
Man behind Swissleaks scandal sentenced to 5 years in prison

Man behind Swissleaks scandal sentenced to 5 years in prison

Herve Falciani, the former HSBC employee whose disclosures uncorked the "Swissleaks" scandal on bank-supported tax evasion, was sentenced in absentia on Friday to five years in prison, Switzerland's ATS news agency said.

Nov 27, 2015, 20:22 PM IST

Indian in US convicted for selling counterfeit cigarettes

An Indian national has pleaded guilty to the charges of selling counterfeit cigarettes in the United States.

Nov 18, 2015, 08:03 AM IST

Japanese tourist rape case: 20 years imprisonment for three

Three persons were on Friday sentenced to 20 years imprisonment by a court here for raping a 20-year-old Japanese tourist on the Jaipur-Ajmer National Highway in February.

Sep 04, 2015, 19:49 PM IST
UP court summons Mulayam Singh Yadav for rape remark

UP court summons Mulayam Singh Yadav for rape remark

Taking suo motu congnisance of his recent remarks on rape, a local court has summoned Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on September 16.

Aug 21, 2015, 23:26 PM IST

Bangladesh court hands down 10-year imprisonment to 17 militants

Seventeen operatives of the banned Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) were today sentenced to 10-year rigorous imprisonment by a Bangladeshi court for their involvement in simultaneous blasts across the country in 2005.

Aug 10, 2015, 20:19 PM IST

Man, family awarded 13 years imprisonment in dowry death case

A local court has awarded 13 years imprisonment to a man and his parents in connection with a 13-year-old dowry death case.

Jun 07, 2015, 13:21 PM IST
Johnny Depp's `smuggled` pooch could send him for 10yrs in Oz slammer

Johnny Depp's `smuggled` pooch could send him for 10yrs in Oz slammer

 Johnny Depp could possibly be sent behind the bars for up to 10 years or asked to pay a maximum fine of 340,000 Australian dollars for illegally bringing his two dogs into Australia.

May 26, 2015, 12:44 PM IST

Pak's Punjab province increases fine, imprisonment for child marriages

In a bid to discourage child marriages prevalent in the country, Pakistan's Punjab province has increased the jail term to six months and fine to Rs 50,000 for people involved in the practice.

Mar 07, 2015, 17:19 PM IST

Thai actors sentenced for crime of ''lese-majeste''

The Thai Criminal Court Monday sentenced two actors to two years and six months of imprisonment for the crime of "lese-majeste", media reported.

Feb 23, 2015, 19:19 PM IST

NIA court convicts 15 persons for fake currency circulation

A special NIA court here on Thursday convicted 15 persons in a 2012 case of circulation of huge quantity of counterfeit Indian currency notes and sentenced them to rigorous imprisonment ranging from four to five years.

Feb 19, 2015, 23:13 PM IST

Two sentenced to 10-yr RI for gangrape

A local court has sentenced two people to ten years rigrous imprisonment in a 2012 gang rape case.

Feb 06, 2015, 16:57 PM IST

Powerloom worker gets three years jail in assault case in Thane

Thane: A 45-year-old powerloom worker has been sentenced to three years rigorous imprisonment by a court here on charges of assaulting his co-worker, whom his wife had married after their divorce, in 2012.

Nov 17, 2014, 14:25 PM IST
Lindsay Lohan gets upset when asked about imprisonment

Lindsay Lohan gets upset when asked about imprisonment

Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan feels upset and uncomfortable after being quizzed on her time in prison on 'The Jonathan Ross Show'.

Oct 25, 2014, 13:13 PM IST

Deja vu as Malaysia`s Anwar faces threat of jail

 Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim says "he`s prepared for the worst" as he stares at the prospect of imprisonment once again on a controversial sodomy charge, but has vowed never to give up his struggle.

Oct 12, 2014, 10:53 AM IST

Youth gets 3 years jail for stabbing two men

A 26-year-old youth, accused of stabbing two men, has been sentenced to three years rigorous imprisonment by a Delhi court.

Jun 13, 2014, 17:02 PM IST