Lesotho

Lesotho PM fails to appear in court for wife's murder charge

Thomas Thabane was to be charged for killing wife but had a pre-arranged medical check-up in South Africa, aide says.

Lesotho PM fails to appear in court for wife's murder charge

Lesotho

Lesotho leader's wife's murder trial to start next month

Police claim Maesaiah Thabane hired assassins to kill her husband's estranged wife who was shot dead near her home.

Al Jazeera World

Yemen: The Last Lunch

Events leading up to the 1977 murder of Ibrahim al-Hamdi, president of North Yemen, and its effects on a divided nation.

Philippines

Philippines: Court finds powerful family guilty of killing 58

Of those killed, 32 were journalists massacred on November 23, 2009 in a political rivalry between two families.

Philippines: Court finds powerful family guilty of killing 58

Honduras

Honduras: 7 sentenced for the killing of eco-activist

A court sentenced seven men to prison terms of up to 50 years for murder of environmental activist Berta Caceres.

Berta Caceres: Seven men sentenced to jail in Honduras

Russia

Russia's Napoleon scholar confesses to dismembering young lover

Oleg Sokolov was reportedly drunk and fell into a river as he tried to dispose of severed body parts.

Russia's Napoleon scholar confesses to dismembering young lover

United States

US: Two charged in death of missing girl found in rubbish

Announcement marks the sorrowful conclusion to a search for the missing girl, a disappearance that gripped Alabama.

US: Two charged in death of missing girl found in rubbish

Pakistan

Fair trial concerns plague Pakistan sexual assault cases

Family and lawyer of Pakistani man executed for rape and murder of six-year-old girl say he never received a fair trial.

Fair trial concerns plague Pakistan sexual assault cases

Thailand

Death sentences stand for Myanmar men in Britons' murders

Thailand court upholds executions for migrant workers in rape and killings of two British holiday-makers in 2014.

Death sentences stand for Myanmar men in Britons' murders

Turkey

Turkish envoy killed in Iraq by gunmen in restaurant attack

Three assailants opened fire after entering a Turkish restaurant in Erbil, capital of the Kurdish region in Iraq.

Turkish envoy killed in Iraq by gunmen in restaurant attack

Death penalty

An eye for an eye? Inside the death penalty debate in Malaysia

As Malaysia's government deliberates on the future of capital punishment, we meet families on both sides of the debate.

An eye for an eye? Inside the death penalty debate in Malaysia

101 East

Malaysia: On Death Row

101 East investigates why plans to abolish the death penalty in Malaysia are causing controversy.

People & Power

The Murder of Marielle Franco

What the death of Brazil's famous activist reveals about the links between Rio's militia groups and corrupt politicians.

Middle East

Former high-profile Iranian official admits to murdering wife

Former Tehran Mayor Mohammad Ali Najafi, 67, has admitted to killing his wife over 'domestic' issues.

Former high-profile Iranian official admits to murdering wife

US & Canada

US synagogue shooter inspired by Christchurch mosque attacks

California synagogue shooting suspect posted anti-Jewish 'open letter' online.