Protesters press fresh murder charges against Pakistan PM

 Anti-government protesters in Pakistan have pressed fresh murder charges against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, police confirmed Wednesday, as demonstrations that rocked the capital last month appear to lose steam.

Pak court orders filing of murder charges against Nawaz Sharif

A Pakistani court on Monday ordered framing of murder charges against Nawaz Sharif and others over the alleged killing of two protestors during ongoing anti-government demonstrations, the second criminal case to be filed against the embattled Prime Minister.

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.

Owner of collapsed Bangladesh factory faces murder charges

The owner of a nine-storey building that collapsed and killed 1,135 Bangladeshi garment workers in April last year is to face murder charges, police said today.

Forensics key to Pistorius case

Fallen South African athletic star Oscar Pistorius will rely on a hand-picked team of forensic experts when he mounts his defence against murder charges at a trial beginning Monday.

Colombian Governor arrested on murder charges

The governor of the northern province of La Guajira was arrested by Colombian attorney general`s Office agents on murder and criminal conspiracy charges, officials said Sunday.

Suspended CPI(M) member Tapan Ghosh surrenders

Suspended CPI(M) district committee member Tapan Ghosh wanted in connection with violence in Nandigram, surrendered in a local court.

Musharraf first Pakistani ex-army chief to face murder charge

In an unprecedented move against a former Pakistani army chief, an anti-terrorism court on Tuesday indicted ex-military ruler Pervez Musharraf on charges of murder and conspiracy in the 2007 assassination of Benazir Bhutto.

Bangladesh collapsed building owner charged with murder

Murder charges was today slapped on the owner of the ill-fated eight-storey building that collapsed killing over 600 people with hundreds still missing, making it the worst industrial disaster in Bangladesh`s history.

Italian marines will be able to serve jail sentence in Italy

If convicted, the two Italian marines facing murder charges in Kerala will be able to serve rest of their jail term in Italy, once the agreement between India and their country on transfer of sentenced prisoners comes into effect.

South African truck driver faces 25 murder charges

At least 25 others were injured as the truck was dragged 200 metres along the tracks.

Bo`s sacking: China`s ruling party claims support

Bo Xilai was sacked and his wife Gu Kalai detained for the murder of their family friend and British businessman Neil Heywood.

Pakistani troops face terror, murder charges

A Pakistani anti-terror court
agreed on Saturday to hear murder and terrorism charges against six
soldiers and a civilian over the killing of an unarmed man in
a park that shocked the nation.

Mecca Masjid blast: Murder charges filed against Aseemanand

NIA filed murder charges against Swami Aseemanand for his alleged involvement in 2007 Mecca blast.

Murder, rioting charges against 98 Mirchpur violence accused

A Delhi court framed charges of murder, rioting and criminal conspiracy, among others, against 98 people accused of attacking Dalits in Haryana`s Hisar district in April 2010, which led to the death of two community members.

2 Israelis extradited to US on murder charges

Israeli police say two
suspected leaders of one of the country`s most powerful crime
families are being extradited to the US to face murder, drug
and racketeering charges.

MP Minister`s son, kin booked on murder charges

Madhya Pradesh Health Minister
Anup Mishra`s son Ashwini and close relatives were today
booked on the charges of murder in connection with the death
of a person in a firing incident allegedly involving
minister`s kin.

`Undertrials on murder charges will have to wear uniforms`

Undertrials who are facing murder
charges will have to wear uniforms in prison, Bombay High
Court has said.

Two ex-Blackwater guards charged with Afghan murders

Two former Blackwater contractors have been arrested on murder charges in the killings of two Afghans last year.

Street clashes: Murder charges against Hasina dropped

A Bangladesh court on Monday dropped
murder charges against Premier Sheikh Hasina.