A special Bangladesh anti-crime unit on Wednesday arrested the owner of a ferry that sank in a river killing about 110 people, the first time authorities took such action in a country where shipping accidents with heavy loss of life are common.
The Supreme Court Thursday ruled that "intoxication" of a person cannot be a ground for diluting the offence of murder into rpt into unintentional killing.
A man, who spent two decades in jail serving a life sentence on charges of murdering his son, has been acquitted by the Bombay High Court on the ground.
The murder of the popular journalist became emblematic of the sleaze and violence of post-Soviet Ukraine under Kuchma.
An FIR was on Wednesday registered
against Union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma, his son Rakesh
Verma and others by a local Congress leader.
A CBI court here today framed
charges, including that of murder, against the kingpin of
kidney transplantation racket Amit Kumar and eight others,
paving the way for start of trial against them.
South African prosecutors say the driver of a car in which Nelson Mandela`s great-granddaughter died will face charges of murder, attempted murder and driving under the influence of alcohol.
A 41-year-old Russian has been
booked on murder charges after a local, who was allegedly
assaulted by the accused succumbed to his injuries on Tuesday,
A former close ally of Philippine President Gloria Arroyo and 196 other people were on Tuesday charged with murder over an election-linked massacre, a prosecutor said.
Day in Pics: 27th November
Showbiz World - November 27, 2014