Murder / Suspected Murder

In Beirut play, audience relives stories of rape survivors

In Beirut play, audience relives stories of rape survivors

Published 25/11/2018

BEIRUT (Reuters) - As a child, Riham would wake up at night to her half-brother molesting her. Now she is one of seven women recounting [more…]

Reports Khashoggi’s body dissolved in acid must be investigated:…

Reports Khashoggi’s body dissolved in acid must be investigated:…

Published 05/11/2018

Saudi Arabia tells U.N. rights body that will prosecute Khashoggi murderANKARA (Reuters) - Reports that the body of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was dissolved [more…]

SoftBank’s Son defends Saudi ties after journalist murder

SoftBank’s Son defends Saudi ties after journalist murder

Published 05/11/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) CEO Masayoshi Son has condemned the killing of a journalist by Saudi security personnel, and said his firm [more…]

Pakistani Islamists warn of ‘terrible consequences’ over blasphemy…

Pakistani Islamists warn of ‘terrible consequences’ over blasphemy…

Published 08/10/2018

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - A hardline Pakistani Islamist group has warned of “terrible consequences” if a Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy is granted leniency [more…]

Onetime rap mogul Marion ‘Suge’ Knight sentenced to 28 years for…

Onetime rap mogul Marion ‘Suge’ Knight sentenced to 28 years for…

Published 05/10/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight was sentenced in a Los Angeles courtroom on Thursday to 28 years in prison for [more…]

Murder of Didi passenger prompts China clampdown, outrage

Murder of Didi passenger prompts China clampdown, outrage

Published 27/08/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China pledged on Monday to tighten oversight of its transport industry and warned that the country did not need ride-hailing firms which [more…]

Assassination attempt and protest send warning to Azerbaijan’s rulers

Assassination attempt and protest send warning to Azerbaijan’s rulers

Published 06/08/2018

GYANJA, Azerbaijan (Reuters) - An assassination attempt and protest in Azerbaijan’s second city have sent a warning to the ruling elite that discontent is simmering [more…]

Gunman kills two, injures 12 on Toronto street, police say

Gunman kills two, injures 12 on Toronto street, police say

Published 23/07/2018

TORONTO (Reuters) - A gunman opened fire on a Toronto street filled with restaurants late on Sunday, killing two people and injuring 12 others, including [more…]

Security forces end attack on Erbil governorate by suspected…

Security forces end attack on Erbil governorate by suspected…

Published 23/07/2018

ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Kurdish security forces killed gunmen who had stormed a government building in the Kurdish city of Erbil on Monday and took [more…]

Extradite accused killer of Chilean singer Victor Jara, daughter…

Extradite accused killer of Chilean singer Victor Jara, daughter…

Published 20/07/2018

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - The daughter of popular Chilean folk singer Victor Jara has urged the Chilean government to act quicker to push for the extradition [more…]