Andhra Pradesh: Elderly man branded as sorcerer, beaten to death

An elderly man was on Friday beaten
to death by a group of people including his relatives for
allegedly practising black magic in Mahabubnagar district of
Andhra Pradesh, police said.

Saudi Arabia `holds off on executing sorcerer`

Saudi Arabia has apparently decided to hold off on carrying out the execution of a Lebanese former TV presenter convicted of sorcery, a Lebanese minister and the man`s lawyer said on Thursday.