Hungary could not have prevented deaths of 71 migrants in lorry: Prosecutors

The refugees from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan, 59 men, eight women and four children were crammed into the back of a small lorry by people smugglers and suffocated on the journey from Hungary.

Jun 15, 2017, 18:03 PM IST
UK Conservative lawmaker charged with campaign finance offence: Prosecutors

UK Conservative lawmaker charged with campaign finance offence: Prosecutors

The British lawmaker who beat Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage in a 2015 national election battle has been charged with criminal offences related to spending on the campaign, prosecutors said on Friday, a week before a fresh national election.

Jun 02, 2017, 16:03 PM IST

US Supreme Court blocks execution

The US Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the state of Arkansas' request to execute the first prisoner in a tight schedule of eight death sentences before the end of the month, the media reported.

Apr 18, 2017, 13:38 PM IST

Ousted South Korean President to be interrogated in jail

South Korean prosecutors will interrogate ousted President Park Geun-hye who is now in preventive detention over her alleged involvement in a corruption scandal, officials said on Sunday.

Apr 02, 2017, 19:41 PM IST

Woman charged over failed Paris attack: Prosecutors

French anti-terror judges have charged a woman over a failed attack near Paris' Notre Dame cathedral, where a car containing gas canisters was found last weekend.

Sep 11, 2016, 06:47 AM IST

Dutch police arrest French national suspected of planning attack

The Netherlands was already on heightened alert after Tuesday's airport and metro attacks in Brussels, with security stepped up at airports and train stations and border controls tightened.

Mar 28, 2016, 00:33 AM IST

Guatemala arrests 11 in medicine-buying kickback scheme

Prosecutors in Guatemala have detained 11 people in connection with a medicine-buying kickback scheme at public hospitals.

Oct 28, 2015, 04:11 AM IST

Italian prosecutors seek to indict Bank of China, 297 people

Italian prosecutors are seeking to indict 297 people and the Bank of China in connection with a massive money-laundering investigation reported earlier this month.

Jun 21, 2015, 19:10 PM IST

Prosecutors push again to investigate Argentine leader in bombing case

Argentine prosecutors pushed for a conspiracy investigation against President Cristina Fernandez on Tuesday in the second appeal of a court decision that cleared her of trying to block the inquiry into a deadly 1994 bombing.

Apr 01, 2015, 08:56 AM IST

Grisly testimony at Boston bombing trial as prosecutors rest

US prosecutors rested their case Monday in the trial of Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev after gruesome testimony about the death of the youngest victim left some jurors in tears.

Mar 31, 2015, 03:15 AM IST

Ecuador lashes out at Julian Assange prosecutors

Ecuador lashed out at Swedish prosecutors on Friday for their delay in agreeing to question WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at its embassy in London in their case against him on rape allegations.

Mar 13, 2015, 23:55 PM IST

Concordia ship captain should have saved all: Prosecutors

The failure of Costa Concordia's captain to promptly order an evacuation of the cruise ship was the sole reason 32 people died, prosecutors said in their final arguments in court.

Feb 11, 2015, 00:08 AM IST
'Fake Sheikh' evidence prompts Pakistan re-think: Report

'Fake Sheikh' evidence prompts Pakistan re-think: Report

Prosecutors are re-examining the criminal convictions of three Pakistan players jailed in 2011 over spot-fixing allegations, according to a report in Britain`s Guardian newspaper,

Jan 16, 2015, 22:06 PM IST

South Korea prosecutors investigate data leak at nuclear power plants

Seoul prosecutors have launched an investigation into a leak of non-critical data at South Korea`s nuclear power operator, the prosecutors` office said on Sunday, as worries mount about nuclear safety and potential cyberattacks from North Korea.

Dec 21, 2014, 20:19 PM IST

Migrants to stand trial for British tourist murders in Thai

Thai prosecutors today said two Myanmar men will stand trial for the brutal killing of a pair of British holidaymakers on a tourist resort after finally accepting murder charges against them.

Dec 03, 2014, 20:38 PM IST
LA Kings' Slava Voynov charged with felony domestic violence

LA Kings' Slava Voynov charged with felony domestic violence

Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov was charged with felony domestic violence for allegedly attacking his wife at their Southern California home last month, prosecutors said on Thursday.

Nov 21, 2014, 09:24 AM IST

Judgement in murder trial of South Korea ferry captain

After five months of dramatic, often painful testimony, a South Korean court Tuesday will deliver its verdict -- and possible death sentence -- on the ferry captain at the centre of one of the country`s worst peacetime disasters.

Nov 11, 2014, 03:57 AM IST
Former Brazil striker Adriano linked with drug trafficking

Former Brazil striker Adriano linked with drug trafficking

Former Brazilian international Adriano was charged by Rio de Janeiro prosecutors on Tuesday over alleged links to drug trafficking, officials and reports said.

Nov 05, 2014, 11:11 AM IST

Russia charges air traffic trainee over Total boss plane crash

Russian prosecutors on Wednesday charged a rookie air traffic controller over the Moscow plane crash that killed the CEO of French oil giant Total.

Oct 29, 2014, 18:02 PM IST

Prosecutors storm suspected hideout of sunken ferry owner

South Korean prosecutors Wednesday stormed the suspected hideout of the de facto owner of the sunken ferry Sewol without any opposition, media reported.

May 21, 2014, 14:17 PM IST