Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 5:36 PM

Five Indians held in Bangladesh for gold smuggling

Five Indians held in Bangladesh for gold smuggling

Dhaka, June 23 ((Cnews)) Five Indians were detained for smuggling 36 gold bars weighing around 4.4 kg in a bus in Bangladesh, media reported Monday. Bijoy Chandra, Ruhith Ashok, Komal Otharar, Raj Kumar of Nagpur,

WWII Japanese officer’s confessions published

WWII Japanese officer’s confessions published

Beijing, July 14 ((Crime News):) China has published a Japanese officer’s written confession about killing of 1,122 Chinese nationals, including 727 civilians, and rape and torture committed from 1938 to 1945, media reported Monday. Shuichi

Human trafficking rising due to female foeticide: Court

Human trafficking rising due to female foeticide: Court

...past two decades, Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau said that “courts have to exercise a zero tolerance for those prima facie involved in the crime of female foeticide”. “Of the 12 million girls born in India,

Over 70,000 report to de-addiction centres in Punjab

Over 70,000 report to de-addiction centres in Punjab

...own to completely break the supply line to the consumers, there is no availability of drugs on the streets. As a result, former consumers are going to de-addiction centres for treatment. Till June 28, more than 70,000

Thailand to introduce female-only train carriages

Thailand to introduce female-only train carriages

...State Railway of Thailand (SRT) Wednesday said it would launch women-only train carriages Aug 1, obviously as a result of a high-profile murder case earlier this month. From Aug 1, carriages reserved exclusively for women

Major crackdown on paedophiles across Britain; over 600 arrested

Major crackdown on paedophiles across Britain; over 600 arrested

...((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 communities, reported.

Ukraine welcomes UN resolution on MH17 disaster

Ukraine welcomes UN resolution on MH17 disaster

Kiev, July 22 ((Crime News):) The Ukrainian foreign ministry Tuesday welcomed the UN resolution on the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 disaster, demanding ceasefire at the crash site and independent investigation into the incident which resulted in the

US judge rules California death penalty unconstitutional

US judge rules California death penalty unconstitutional

...ia as unconstitutional. “The dysfunctional administration of California’s death penalty system has resulted, and will continue to result, in an inordinate and unpredictable period of delay preceding their actual execution,” US District Judge Cormac Carney

South Korean soldier who killed five comrades apologises

South Korean soldier who killed five comrades apologises

...a great mistake”, said the ministry representative. Last Saturday, after performing his military service for the day, Lim threw a grenade and opened fire with his rifle at other soldiers, killing five of them and injuring

Trains cancelled, diverted after Bokaro derailment

Trains cancelled, diverted after Bokaro derailment

...day following the derailment of a passenger train in Jharkhand’s Bokaro district, an official said. As a result of the derailment, a number of trains had to be cancelled, short-terminated/short-originated, rescheduled and diverted, a spokesperson