Over 100 arrested in China for World Cup gambling

Over 100 arrested in China for World Cup gambling

Beijing, July 12 ((Crime News):) As many as 108 suspects were arrested in China for football gambling during the ongoing 2014 FIFA World Cup tournament, the ministry of public security (MPS) said Saturday. Over 18

Protests erupt in Sao Paulo ahead of World Cup kick-off

Protests erupt in Sao Paulo ahead of World Cup kick-off

Brasilia, June 12 ((Cnews)) Protestors in Sao Paulo clashed with the police in an anti-World Cup demonstration Thursday, hours before the city plays host to the tournament opener, a media report said. TV footage showed

Human trafficking rising due to female foeticide: Court

Human trafficking rising due to female foeticide: Court

...l reality and a court of law cannot shut its eyes to the same.” The judge cited the United Nations’ World Population Fund reports which indicate that India has one of the highest sex imbalances in

Drugs, sex and corruption in Philippines’ largest prison

Drugs, sex and corruption in Philippines’ largest prison

...nnection, air conditioning system, golf cart, and access to running water, while the rest of the prisoners spend all day in a line to get a gallon (3.7 litres) of water. The source indicates that these

Major crackdown on paedophiles across Britain; over 600 arrested

Major crackdown on paedophiles across Britain; over 600 arrested

London, July 17 ((Crime News):) Police arrested 660 people, including several doctors, teachers, scout leaders, care workers and former police officers during a nationwide crackdown on paedophile networks in Britain, Asian Lite, a newspaper for the British-Asian

Vandalism in Brazil after humiliating defeat

Vandalism in Brazil after humiliating defeat

...est of two men and three teenagers. Other incidents took place in the FanFest areas set up by FIFA in Brazilian World Cup host cities. Police used tear gas to break up a fight between fans

From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

Guwahati, June 29 ((Cnews)) As authorities continue to grapple with the deeply entrenched racket of poaching of the famous one-horned rhinoceros in Assam, the demand for its horn in markets abroad refuse to die down.

More school children dying in road accidents in India

More school children dying in road accidents in India

...Crime News):) India not only has the dubious distinction of having one of the worst road accident records in the world, but that these are taking more and more young lives, particularly of school children.

Over 120 arrested, 70 injured in disturbances in Argentinian capital

Over 120 arrested, 70 injured in disturbances in Argentinian capital

Buenos Aires, July 14 ((Crime News):/EFE) More than 120 people were arrested and 70 others injured in the disturbances here that followed Argentina’s loss to Germany in the 2014 FIFA World Cup, officials said Monday.

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

London, July 4 ((Crime News):) Andy Coulson, ex-editor of the now defunct News of the World (NoW) newspaper, was sentenced to 18 months in jail Friday for conspiracy to hack phones, BBC reported. The 46-year-old,