Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Washington [U.S.A.], Jan. 29 (ANI): United States has welcomed the temporary release of an imprisoned Iranian-American, Baquer Namazi, after he has been granted a four-day leave by the Iranian government on medical grounds.
Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], December 19 (ANI): In what seems as an embarrassing goof-up, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairperson Imran Khan on Tuesday mixed the name of late Indian actress turned politician J.Jayalalithaa with her close aide Sasikala, who is currently serving jail term.
Updated : 6 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Nov. 6 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday demanded immediate release of Tamil Nadu-based cartoonist Bala, who was arrested on account of a caricature that allegedly depicted state Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palanisamy in a distasteful manner.
Updated : 7 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Kabul [Afghanistan], Oct. 9 (ANI):Afghanistan has asked Pakistan to hand over five top Taliban commanders imprisoned in that country to step up efforts for peace and reconciliation.
Updated : 7 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Thiruvananathapuram [Kerala], Sept. 28 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has urged the Ministry of External Affairs to take up the issue of Indian prisoners languishing in jails in the Middle East.
Updated : 9 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Pyongyang [North Korea], Aug 10 (ANI): North Korea has released a Canadian pastor serving a life sentence in the country after two and a half years in detention.
Updated : 10 months, 1 week ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], July 18 (ANI): Following the allegations by Director General (Prisons) Roopa that AIADMK leader VK Sasikala was bribing her way through in
Updated : 11 months ago IST
Singapore (Malaysia) [India], June 29 (ANI): Expressing absolute resentment over Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan's remark on the Indian Army, expelled party leader Amar Singh on Thursday said the former should be charged with blasphemy and imprisoned.
Updated : 11 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 5 (ANI): Ousted All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) deputy general secretary T.T.V. Dinakaran on Monday said that he will just 'sit back and see' what the party led by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami is going to do
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], Dec. 22 (ANI): Advisor to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz, has said that there are 364 Pakistanis imprisoned in Saudi Arabia.
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], Nov.4 (ANI): A special anti-corruption and immigration court in Peshawar on Friday sentenced National Geographic famed Afghan woman Sharbat Gula to 15-days of imprisonment and levied a fine of Rs. 110,000 for forgery.
London [UK], Oct. 28 (ANI): A father who raped, mutilated and tortured his young daughter over a 14-year period has been sentenced by a Sydney court to at least 36 years in jail, while the mother has been sentenced to a minimum of 11 years for her role in the couple's physical and psych