Chinese woman prosecuted for starving daughters to death

A 22-year-old Chinese woman has been prosecuted for intentional homicide after she left her two young daughters at home and let them starve to death, a court said on Friday.

`Prosecute Italian marines who killed fishermen`

The Kerala Fishworkers Federation has said, the 2 Italian Naval guards charged with killing 2 Indian fishermen should be prosecuted.

Delhi blasts case: Ample evidence to prosecute 13

There was ample evidence for ordering prosecution of 13 accused for their association with banned Indian Mujahideen terror outfit.

Plea to prosecute Hazare dismissed

Metropolitan magistrate rejected the plea
by Satbir Singh of Haryana who had sought registration of a criminal case against Hazare and team members.

Groups ask Swiss to prosecute Sri Lankan diplomat

It reflects still-simmering Western concerns about Sri Lanka`s human rights record.

Court`s go-ahead to prosecute Kalmadi, others

Special CBI judge Talwant Singh said that there is sufficient material against the accused.

Court dismisses plea to prosecute ACP, five other cops

A Delhi court has dismissed a
plea seeking prosecution of six city policemen, including an assistant commissioner of police, for allegedly implicating a north Delhi resident`s son in a string of theft cases.

China to prosecute 24 over deadly Shanghai fire

Authorities in Shanghai will prosecute 24 people for crimes related to an apartment building fire that killed 58 people.

Hegde questions need for sanction to prosecute public servants

Karnataka Lokayukta N Santosh
Hegde on Monday said the need to obtain sanction from a competent
authority to prosecute public servants in cases of corruption
is weakening the fight against corruption in the country.

Justice has to be done by bringing to book 26/11 attackers: Rao

Foreign Secretary
Nirupama Rao on Friday said "justice has to be done" by bringing
to book all those responsible for Mumbai terror strikes.

Permission sought to prosecute BSP MLA

The Uttar Pradesh Police has
sought permission to prosecute ruling BSP MLA Haji Yaqoob
Qureshi in a 2006 case for announcing a reward for killing the
Danish cartoonist who drew caricatures of Prophet Mohammed.

SC approached on prosecuting govt officials without sanction

A petition was filed in
the SC proposing it give a direction to central and
state governments` investigating agencies to initiate criminal
proceedings against government officials if sanction
is not granted in 90 days.

Haiti urged to prosecute returned former strongman

Human rights groups are urging Haiti to prosecute ex-dictator Duvalier.

Prosecuting pirates in India a problem: Navy Chief

After nearly two years of active
anti-piracy patrols in the Gulf of Aden off Somalia, Navy has
found it difficult to prosecute the sea brigands its warships
apprehend as there is no provision under the Indian laws.

Prosecute those responsible for 26/11: US tells Pak

The US Tuesday asked Pakistan
to take appropriate steps to prosecute those responsible for the Mumbai terrorist attack that killed 166 people and injured over 300 in November 2008.

Can`t use pvt complaint to prosecute public servant: Court

A private person`s complaint
cannot be used by a metropolitan magistrate to prosecute a
public servant for works undertaken by him during the
performance of his or her duties, a Delhi court has said.

Mayawati can be prosecuted in corruption case: CBI to SC

In an apparent change of
stand, the CBI has told the Supreme Court that it has found
cogent, credible and admissible evidence for prosecuting U P
Chief Minister Mayawati in a disproportionate assets case.

Cash-at-judge`s door: CBI seeks sanction to prosecute Justice Yadav

The CBI has sought the sanction
to prosecute Justice Nirmal Yadav, currently a Judge at the
Uttarakhand High Court, in the cash-at-judge`s door scam.

Maha govt to prosecute former MLA for bogus medical bills

The Maharashtra government on Wednesday
informed the High Court that it will prosecute a former member
of the Legislative assembly for submitting bogus medical
bills.

Punjab govt sitting on CBI plea to prosecute assembly Speaker

Punjab government has been sitting for the last 10 months on the CBI`s plea seeking sanction for prosecution of current Punjab Assembly Speaker and senior Shiromani Akali Dal leader Nirmal Singh Kahlon in alleged recruitment scam.