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Hong Kong jails football mogul for $93m fraud
Carson Yeung, part-owner of Birmingham City, pushed $93m through accounts despite declaring no earnings for five years.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2014 14:28 GMT
Beijing airport bomber gets six-year sentence
Wheelchair-bound man drew criticism and sympathy by detonating bomb to draw attention to alleged beating by officials.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2013 06:58 GMT
The politics of agony: Lynne Stewart
It is time to release Lynne Stewart on compassionate grounds, argues Charlotte Silver.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2013 09:35 GMT
Sharia law ban and Muslim wives
Muslim women in Kansas are hit by the Sharia law ban, as they are unable to claim compensation from their estranged men.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2013 15:18 GMT
S Korea bans some Apple and Samsung products
Court in Seoul rules that both technology giants infringed on each other's patents in battle for smartphone supremacy.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2012 10:46 GMT
Colorado suspect was 'psychiatric patient'
James Holmes' defence attorneys wrote in court filing that 24-year old alleged shooter was seeing a psychiatrist.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2012 04:36 GMT
South Korea arrests brother of president
Former lawmaker's arrest and detention on bribery charges are deep embarrassment to ruling party in election year.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2012 12:44 GMT
Brother of S Korea president faces arrest
Court to rule if ex-parliamentarian Lee Sang-deuk should be detained for allegedly accepting bribes from businessmen.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2012 12:36 GMT
Mistaken identity in Mexico drug bust
Navy arrests the wrong man after initially believing he is the son of top fugitive drug lord "El Chapo".
Last updated: 23 Jun 2012 22:59 GMT
Dutch court upholds 'weed pass' restrictions
Plan to prevent "drug tourists" from buying marijuana will be implemented May 1 in the Netherlands' southern provinces.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2012 15:04 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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