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Hong Kong protesters appear in court to face ‘riot’ charge

Hong Kong protesters appear in court to face ‘riot’ charge

More than 40 people appeared in a Hong Kong court on Wednesday charged with rioting for their role in a recent protest that turned violent when thousands of activists clashed with police ...

Indian court orders release of journalist arrested over social media

Indian court orders release of journalist arrested over social media

India's Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the immediate release on bail of a journalist arrested at the weekend and remanded to 11 days' judicial custody over social media posts allegedly defaming a local politician.

Six escape death sentence for rape, murder of eight-year-old Indian girl

Six escape death sentence for rape, murder of eight-year-old Indian girl

Six men were convicted Monday over the notorious 2018 gang rape and murder in India of an eight-year-old girl from a nomadic tribe that provoked horror and stoked inter-religious tensions.

Six convicted over notorious Indian gang rape

Six convicted over notorious Indian gang rape

Six men were convicted on Monday over the notorious 2018 gang rape and murder in India of a young girl from a nomadic tribe that provoked horror and stoked inter-religious tensions.

Egyptian court orders Jazeera journalist’s release

Egyptian court orders Jazeera journalist’s release

A court in Egypt has ordered the release of Al Jazeera journalist Mahmoud Hussein from prison after more than 880 days of detention.

Court orders clinic to pay patient QR1mn for medical error

Court orders clinic to pay patient QR1mn for medical error

The Civilian Court of Qatar has ordered a private clinic and a physician to pay a patient QR1mn for the damage sustained due to a medical error.

Jet Airways pilots' union asks India's top court to direct lender to release funds

Jet Airways pilots' union asks India's top court to direct lender to release funds

Jet Airways' pilots' union has appealed to India's top court to direct State Bank Of India (SBI) to release interim funding to try to revive the grounded airline, according to a court filing made on Tuesday ...

Assange jailed for 50 weeks for UK bail breach

Assange jailed for 50 weeks for UK bail breach

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was sentenced Wednesday to 50 weeks in jail for breaching a British court order seven years ago, when he took refuge in Ecuador's London embassy to avoid extradition to Sweden.

Australian court finds man guilty of plotting to blow up airliner

Australian court finds man guilty of plotting to blow up airliner

An Australian court on Wednesday found a man guilty of plotting to blow up a an Etihad Airways flight out of Sydney at the behest of the Islamic State militant group, by hiding a bomb in the luggage of his brother.

Trump sues banks in bid to block Congress subpoenas

Trump sues banks in bid to block Congress subpoenas

US President Donald Trump, along with his family and businesses, on Monday sued Deutsche Bank and Capital One in an attempt to stop them from complying with Congressional subpoenas ...

India's top judge faces sexual harassment storm

India's top judge faces sexual harassment storm

India's most senior judge hit back Saturday at sexual harassment allegations made by a former Supreme Court employee, calling the accusations ‘unbelievable’.

Indian court refuses to suspend ban order on Chinese app TikTok

Indian court refuses to suspend ban order on Chinese app TikTok

An Indian court on Tuesday refused a request by China's Bytedance Technology to suspend a ban on its popular video app TikTok, a lawyer involved in the case said ...