Signs of torture on body of Italian student found in Egypt: Security officials

 An Italian student who went missing in Cairo has died and an investigation has been launched into signs of torture on his body, which was found dumped next to an Egyptian road, security officials said on Thursday.

Pakistan's PM Nawaz Sharif heckled during speech in US

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was on Friday heckled by a protester who demanded to free the restive Balochistan province where activists say army is engaged in abductions, torture and killings.

14-year-old domestic help found unconscious in closet in Gurgaon home
14-year-old domestic help found unconscious in closet in Gurgaon home

A 14-year-old girl from Jharkhand, working as a domestic help, was on Wednesday found inside a closet in a businessman's home in Gurgaon near Delhi.

Now, daughter-in-law of rape accused Asaram alleges torture by godman, son Narayan Sai
Now, daughter-in-law of rape accused Asaram alleges torture by godman, son Narayan Sai

The daughter-in-law of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, who along with his son Narayan Sai are lodged in jail in connection with separate rape cases, on Saturday accused the father-son duo of mentally torturing her.

Saudi diplomat, family charged with rape, torture; Embassy cries foul
Saudi diplomat, family charged with rape, torture; Embassy cries foul

A diplomat at the Saudi Arabia embassy in New Delhi has been booked for rape while his wife and daughter have been booked for torturing domestic helps in this Millennium City, Haryana Police said Tuesday.

In Uruguay, 26 face trial over juvenile detention center `torture`

Twenty-six people affiliated with a Uruguay juvenile detention center will be tried for involvement in alleged "torture" against four youths, after video of a prison beating sparked public outrage.

Woman alleges torture for refusing to be intimate with controversial godman Sarathi Baba

A newly-married woman on Tuesday alleged that she was being tortured by her husband as she denied to get 'close' to self-styled godman Sarathi Baba alias Santosh Roul, who is currently in jail in connection with his alleged sexual escapades.

Woman alleges torture for refusing to be intimate with self-styled godman Sarathi Baba

A newly-married woman today alleged that she was being tortured by her husband as she denied to get 'close' to self-styled godman Sarathi Baba alias Santosh Roul, who is currently in jail in connection with his alleged sexual escapades.

Five bodies with hands bound found in Mexico

Five bodies with their hands bound and some with apparent signs of torture were found in a home in Mexico City, police said today.

Man arrested for torturing minors to cook dog meat in Uttar Pradesh

An eatery owner in Uttar Pradesh`s Greater Noida city has been arrested for torturing three minors and forcing them to cook dog meat, police said on Friday.

Bihar Police officers sent to jail for torture

Three Bihar Police officers have been sent to jail for torturing a youth after their bail plea was rejected, police said on Wednesday.

US psychology agency colluded with govt `torture` program: Report

The US`s top psychology association colluded with the Pentagon and the CIA to devise ethical guidelines to support interrogation techniques used after the September 11 attacks that have since been labeled as torture, a report said Friday.

Girl tortured by father, stepmother rescued in Hyderabad

 The injuries and scars all over her body bear testimony to the cruel torture she was subjected to by her father and stepmother for over a year.

Girl tortured by father, stepmother in Hyderabad

 A 19-year-old girl was allegedly tortured by her father and stepmother for several months here, police said on Wednesday.

Maoists allege torture by police while questioning

 Maoists, who were arrested two months ago from the city outskirts, on Thursday alleged that they were being tortured by Kerala police while in their custody and wanted to confess certain things, by threatening of dire consequences.

Poland says Washington stonewalling CIA jail investigation

The United States is ignoring a request from Poland to hand over the full version of a Senate report that could shed light on allegations the CIA abused al Qaeda suspects at a secret prison in the north of the country, according to Polish prosecutors.

MLA Somnath Bharti's wife approach police, undergoes medical examination

Wife of former Delhi Law Minister and AAP MLA Somnath Bharti, Lipika on Thursday filed a police complaint against him accusing him of "domestic violence" and "torture".

Last chance for Taiwan death row inmate after torture claims

Taiwan`s longest-serving death row prisoner, who says he confessed after being tortured, could be given a last chance of freedom in a case that has sparked criticism from rights groups.

DNA: Captain Saurabh Kalia's torture at the hands of Pakistani Army

Parents of Kargil martyr Saurabh Kalia on Monday thanked the Centre for indicating that it could approach the International Court of Justice against his brutal torture by Pakistan but said they will believe its assurances only if these are backed by concrete action.

DNA: Govt tests Maggi noodle samples from all states

Maggi brand ambassadors including Bollywood star Madhuri Dixit were Monday warned of action by the Central Government if the advertisements for the noodles were found to be misleading.
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