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Election candidate among 19 detained over campaign violence in Turkey

Election candidate among 19 detained over campaign violence in Turkey

Turkish authorities on Saturday detained 19 people in the south-eastern town of Sanliurfa, including a candidate for parliament from a pro-Kurdish party, as part of investigations into clashes there on Thursday ...

Over 50 foreign ISIS suspects detained in Istanbul

Over 50 foreign ISIS suspects detained in Istanbul

At least 51 foreign nationals have been arrested in Istanbul for alleged links to ISIS group, Turkish police sources told Anadolu Agency on Friday.

Suspected attacker detained after St Petersburg supermarket bombing

Suspected attacker detained after St Petersburg supermarket bombing

The suspected bomber of a supermarket in St Petersburg has been detained, Russian media reported on Saturday, citing the country's secret service.

Detained asylum-seekers win right to sue PNG government for compensation

Detained asylum-seekers win right to sue PNG government for compensation

A Papua New Guinea court has given hundreds of asylum-seekers who were held for years in a controversial Australian detention centre the right to sue the PNG government for compensation ...

Bangladesh grants bail to two detained Myanmar journalists

Bangladesh grants bail to two detained Myanmar journalists

Two journalists from Myanmar, who had been detained in Bangladesh while reporting on the influx of thousands of Rohingya Muslims, have been released on bail, a police official said on Saturday.

Turkey orders 79 school employees detained in post-coup probe

Turkey orders 79 school employees detained in post-coup probe

Turkish authorities issued detention warrants for 79 former school employees on Wednesday over alleged links to last year's failed military coup, broadcaster NTV said.

Myanmar journalist detained, bailed ahead of defamation trial

Myanmar journalist detained, bailed ahead of defamation trial

One of Myanmar's best known journalists was released on bail on Monday, his lawyer said, but is set to stand trial for allegedly defaming firebrand Buddhist monk Wirathu on social media.

Three men detained after easyJet flight diverted to Cologne

Three men detained after easyJet flight diverted to Cologne

Three men have been detained on suspicion of preparing a serious violent crime after their conversations on board an easyJet flight from Slovenia to London prompted the pilot to divert to Cologne, Germany ...

US Supreme Court agrees to hear immigrant detention dispute

US Supreme Court agrees to hear immigrant detention dispute

The US Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide whether immigrants detained for more than six months by the US government while deportation proceedings take place ...

Hundreds detained as Indian caste protest turns violent

Hundreds detained as Indian caste protest turns violent

Protests by an Indian caste demanding the release of one of its leaders turned violent on Sunday, as police fought running street battles with stone-throwing demonstrators and detained hundreds.