Reese Witherspoon is in charge of 'southern mafia'
Reese Witherspoon is in charge of 'southern mafia'

 Actress Reese Witherspoon has a close group of girlfriends who she calls her "southern mafia".

DNA: Man beaten to death in front of children in Delhi

A 38-year-old man was beaten to death in a road rage case near Turkman Gate in Delhi on Sunday night.

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Madhya Pradesh: Police constable run over by mafia's truck in Morena

In another atrocious act by sand mining mafia, a police constable was run over by a truck as he tried to intercept the van full of illegal sand in Madhya Pradesh's Morena.

Nine booked for illegal sand mining in Uttar Pradesh

Tightening the noose on illegal sand mining mafia, Kanpur district administration has filed an FIR against nine persons for their alleged involvement in such activities.

Resist local Mafiosi, seek honest jobs: Pope in Naples

Pope Francis, visiting Italy's impoverished south, has told Neapolitans to resist exploitation by Mafia dons and seek the dignity of honest work.

Crowds welcome Pope in mafia country

Tens of thousands of people on Saturday greeted Pope Francis as he headed deep into mafia territory, visiting jailbirds and the poor in Naples amid heightened security.

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Reports of underworld money in construction business being probed:  Devendra Fadnavis
Reports of underworld money in construction business being probed: Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday stated in the Legislative Assembly here that his government was probing the intelligence inputs on the underworld money in real estate business in Mumbai.

Chargesheet against five over BJP leader's death

A chargesheet has been filled against five people including mafia don DP Yadav's cousin in connection with the murder of a local BJP leader last year, police said on Wednesday.

Ecuadorean satirist halts jokes after death threats

An Ecuadorean satirist, whose biting online political humour provoked the ire of President Rafael Correa, has announced that he's ceasing and desisting after receiving anonymous death threats.

Five mafia gang members executed in China

China on Monday executed five members of a mafia-style gang, including a mining tycoon with alleged links to disgraced ruling Communist Party leader Zhou Yongkang in connection with eight murders and for crimes like vandalism and gunrunning.

Illegal mining gang fires at police team

Members of an illegal mining gang fired at a police team during a raid here near Naurangpur village on Friday night, which led to the seizure of a truck loaded with sand.

Italy captures mafia initiation rites on film, 40 arrests

Secret mafia initiation rites have been caught on camera for the first time by Italian police, who on Tuesday arrested 40 suspected gangsters in raids across the north of the country.

Ram Sene banned in Goa at behest of mafia, alleges Muthalik

Controversial right-wing outfit Sri Ram Sene`s chief Pramod Muthalik has alleged that the Goa government banned his organisation at the behest of drug lords and pub mafia.

`Retired` Russian mafia boss arrested in Thailand

A Russian mafia gang leader wanted back home for his alleged involvement in scores of killings and other criminal activities since 1995 was arrested in Thailand while living on a retirement visa, police said today.

Toppled ``mafia`` president cost Ukraine up to $100 billion, prosecutor says

Ukraine`s chief prosecutor has accused Viktor Yanukovich of heading a mafia-style syndicate whose crimes cost the former Soviet republic up to $100 billion.

Berlusconi ally arrested in Lebanon ahead of mafia ruling

An ex-senator friend of former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi has been arrested in Lebanon where he was on the run over charges of mafia ties, the Italian interior ministry announced.

Silvio Berlusconi ally declared fugitive

A long-time ally of Silvio Berlusconi has been declared a fugitive days before Italy`s highest court hears his final appeal of his conviction for Mafia association.

`Stop doing evil,` pope tells mafia

Pope Francis called on the mafia to "stop doing evil" as he met relatives of their victims on Friday to demonstrate the Catholic Church`s opposition to organised crime.

Mafia plotted to blow up Leaning Tower of Pisa

The Italian mafia plotted to blow up the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa among other monuments in the country.