Malta

Malta PM Muscat to quit over journalist's murder probe

PM announces plan to step down in January after coming under pressure over scandal surrounding journalist's killing.

India

India rape accused to be tried in fast-track court

Authorities in Telangana state announce constitution of fast-track court to expedite case that has caused an outcry.

Europe

Joseph Muscat: The Maltese Prime Minister tarnished by scandal

Muscat won popularity for his economic successes, but image unravelled after anti-corruption journalist was killed.

Joseph Muscat: The Maltese Prime Minister tarnished by scandal

India

Protests in India over Telangana vet's suspected rape, murder

Four accused remanded in judicial custody for 14 days over suspected rape and killing of 27-year-old veterinarian.

Malta

Pressure mounts on Malta PM after tycoon charged in killing

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat expected to speak on Sunday amid deepening crisis over Daphne Caruana Galizia murder.

Pressure mounts on Malta PM after tycoon charged in killing

101 East

Cambodia's Casino Gamble

101 East investigates the growing criminal underbelly of a new Chinese casino empire in Cambodia.

Crime

Toronto man arrested for throwing faeces on people

Samuel Opoku, 23, was arrested late on Tuesday and faces 10 counts of mischief and assault with a weapon.

Toronto man arrested for throwing faeces on people

Malta

Senior Maltese officials resign as Galizia inquiry intensifies

Cabinet ministers have been questioned by police over the murder of anti-corruption journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia.

Senior Maltese officials resign as Galizia inquiry intensifies

Europe

'Priceless' jewels stolen in Germany's Green Vault museum heist

Thieves break into one of the world's oldest museums, making off with three 'priceless' sets of 18th-century jewellery.

Europe

'Priceless' jewels stolen in Germany's Green Vault museum heist

Thieves break into one of the world's oldest museums, making off with three 'priceless' sets of 18th century jewellery.

'Priceless' jewels stolen in Germany's Green Vault museum heist

Philippines

Maguindanao massacre: Families hope for justice as verdict looms

Philippine court to announce verdict in 2009 Maguindanao massacre case in which 58 people were killed.

Maguindanao massacre: Families hope for justice as verdict looms

New Zealand

New Zealand jury convicts man of murdering British backpacker

Man found guilty of murdering Grace Millane, 22, will be sentenced in February and faces life in prison.

New Zealand jury convicts man of murdering British backpacker

Europe

Leading German medic stabbed to death during lecture

Fritz von Weizsaecker was a highly respected physician, specialising in internal medicine and gastroenterology.

Son of former German president stabbed to death in Berlin

Malta

Malta PM offers pardon for name of journalist killer

Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder followed her work unearthing corruption at the highest levels.

Malta PM offers pardon for name of journalist killer

Arts & Culture

Police break up archeological crime gang in Italy

Italian police recover 10,000 artefacts from the gang, who carried out illegal digs in the southern region of Calabria.

Police break up archeological crime gang in Italy