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India's top court rejects calls for probe into judge's death

India's top court rejects calls for probe into judge's death

India's Supreme Court dismissed on Thursday petitions calling for an investigation into the death of a lower court judge in 2014 when he was presiding over a case against a top political aide of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

UK can't ignore 'legitimate questions' over poisoning: Lavrov

UK can't ignore 'legitimate questions' over poisoning: Lavrov

Moscow is insisting on a "substantial and responsible investigation" in accordance with the Chemical Weapons Convention, Sergei Lavrov said.

Australia to probe Facebook, Google over media disruption

Australia to probe Facebook, Google over media disruption

Australia's competition regulator said on Monday it would investigate whether US online giants Facebook and Alphabet Inc's Google have disrupted the news media market to the detriment of publishers and consumers.

Argentina's Macri orders probe for 'truth' about missing submarine

Argentina's Macri orders probe for 'truth' about missing submarine

President Mauricio Macri on Friday ordered an inquiry to ‘know the truth’ about what happened to Argentina's missing submarine, the San Juan, which disappeared with the loss of its 44 crew.

Netanyahu grilled for sixth time in graft probe: media

Netanyahu grilled for sixth time in graft probe: media

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was questioned by police for a sixth time on Sunday over two suspected cases of corruption, media reports said.

Police arrest 5 after homemade bomb found in Paris

Police arrest 5 after homemade bomb found in Paris

French police arrested five people, including one on a terror watchlist after discovering a suspected home-made bomb in one of Paris's most exclusive neighbourhoods at the weekend, officials said.

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.

US Navy to launch fleet-wide probe as search for 10 missing sailors goes on

US Navy to launch fleet-wide probe as search for 10 missing sailors goes on

Ships, aircraft and divers from an international search-and-rescue operation were still looking for 10 missing US sailors on Tuesday after a collision between a US warship ...

Terror gang was set to hit Paris on Dec 1: source

Terror gang was set to hit Paris on Dec 1: source

A jihadist terror ring was planning to attack Paris on December 1 and had researched sites including a Christmas market and Disneyland outside the capital as potential targets, a police source said Thursday.

VW emissions scandal deepens as prosecutors probe chairman

VW emissions scandal deepens as prosecutors probe chairman

German prosecutors have widened a probe into suspected market manipulation by managers at Volkswagen to include the carmaker's supervisory board Chairman Hans Dieter Poetsch, VW said on Sunday.

South Korea president agrees to be quizzed in scandal probe

South Korea president agrees to be quizzed in scandal probe

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye on Friday agreed to be questioned by prosecutors as she sought to distance herself from a close personal friend at the centre of a corruption scandal engulfing her administration.

Baby offered for sale on eBay prompts German probe

Baby offered for sale on eBay prompts German probe

German police said Thursday they were investigating a refugee couple after their one-month-old baby was put up for sale on the online auction platform eBay for 5,000 euros ($5,500).