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China sentences ex-Interpol chief to 13.5 years of jail

21 Jan 2020

China sentences ex-Interpol chief to 13.5 years of jail

Meng Hongwei, the first Chinese person to head Interpol, was on Tuesday sentenced to thirteen and a half years of jail in a corruption case.

CAB aftermath: Bangladesh's foreign minister cancels India visit, MEA responds

12 Dec 2019

CAB aftermath: Bangladesh's foreign minister cancels India visit, MEA responds

The sharp words which Union Home Minister Amit Shah used to describe the minorities' condition in neighboring countries ruffled Bangladesh's feathers. The country's foreign minister AK Abdul Momen said no one is treated unfairly.

Explained: All you need to know about Kulbhushan Jadhav's case

17 Jul 2019

Explained: All you need to know about Kulbhushan Jadhav's case

Today, all eyes of India and Pakistan are set towards International Court of Justice (ICJ), the primary judicial wing of UN, as it will give its verdict on Kulbhushan Jadhav's case.

Kulbhushan Jadhav hearing day-2: Pakistan presents arguments before the ICJ

19 Feb 2019

Kulbhushan Jadhav hearing day-2: Pakistan presents arguments before the ICJ

A day after India presented its arguments in the high-profile Kulbhushan Jadhav case in the International Court of Justice (ICJ) at The Hague, Pakistan, on Tuesday, began presenting its case, justifying why it had awarded the death penalty to Jadhav.

Russia's computer scientists, programmers long tied to military, secret services

07 Oct 2018

Russia's computer scientists, programmers long tied to military, secret services

During the Soviet era, Russia's top computer scientists and programmers largely worked for the secret services.

Dutch thwart Russian cyber attack on chemical weapons watchdog OPCW

04 Oct 2018

Dutch thwart Russian cyber attack on chemical weapons watchdog OPCW

Dutch intelligence thwarted a Russian cyber attack targeting the global chemical weapons watchdog in April and expelled four Russian agents, the Netherlands government said today.

Iran to fight for lifting of US sanctions at ICJ

27 Aug 2018

Iran to fight for lifting of US sanctions at ICJ

Iran will argue today against renewed sanctions imposed by the US, as a bitter legal battle between Iran and the US opens before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, Netherlands.

Bosnian war: Sarajevo prosecutor charges 14 former-army personnel with war-crimes

29 Dec 2017

Bosnian war: Sarajevo prosecutor charges 14 former-army personnel with war-crimes

Prosecutors in Sarajevo have indicted 14 former Bosnian-Muslim army personnel for committing war crimes against Bosnian-Serbs during the country's ethnic war in the 1990s.

Bosnian Croat war criminal drinks poison in UN courtroom, dies

30 Nov 2017

Bosnian Croat war criminal drinks poison in UN courtroom, dies

72-year-old Slobodan Praljak, a Bosnian Croat war criminal, died after he drank poison during an appeal at the International Criminal Tribunal at The Hague.

Kulbhushan Jadhav's mercy plea rests with Pak's Army Chief

17 Jul 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav's mercy plea rests with Pak's Army Chief

Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav's appeal for mercy petition is being reviewed by the chief of Pakistan army General Qamar Javed Bajwa, said reports.

Dutch investigators' Hunt: Probe launched into money-launderers, tax evaders

02 Apr 2017

Dutch investigators' Hunt: Probe launched into money-launderers, tax evaders

Dutch investigators launched coordinated raids in many countries against suspected money-launderers and tax evaders, who made deposits into an unidentified Swiss Bank.

Russia withdraws from International Criminal Court treaty

18 Nov 2016

Russia withdraws from International Criminal Court treaty

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed an executive order to remove Russia's signature from the founding treaty of the International Criminal Court (ICC).

Stolen Van Gogh paintings recovered by Italian police

01 Oct 2016

Stolen Van Gogh paintings recovered by Italian police

Two paintings by Van Gogh, stolen from Amsterdam museum more than a decade ago, were recovered by the Italian police, in Naples.