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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 ...

Philippine journalist and prominent Duterte critic charged again

Philippine journalist and prominent Duterte critic charged again

Philippine authorities said Wednesday they had filed more criminal charges against Maria Ressa, a veteran reporter and prominent critic of President Rodrigo Duterte, six weeks after detaining her overnight.

Thai tycoon convicted, bailed in black leopard poaching case

Thai tycoon convicted, bailed in black leopard poaching case

A Thai tycoon accused of poaching a black leopard was sentenced to 16 months in jail on other charges Tuesday but allowed to go free pending an appeal, in a case that has caused an outcry in a country ...

'Driving without a licence will be referred to court'

'Driving without a licence will be referred to court'

Driving without a licence is an offence that cannot be reconciled but provides for the transfer of the case to the prosecution and then to the competent court for proper legal proceedings.

VW customer plans to take diesel case to Germany's highest court

VW customer plans to take diesel case to Germany's highest court

A German court on Tuesday ruled in favour of Volkswagen in a case brought by a customer seeking compensation for having bought a diesel car affected by emissions cheating ...