Law And Order

China says ex-Internet czar on trial over corruption charges

Oct 19, 2018

China's former internet censor is standing trial over corruption allegations

Malaysia ex-deputy PM charged with graft, money laundering

Oct 19, 2018

Malaysia's former deputy PM charged with abuse of power, corruption and money laundering in another graft investigation against the leaders ousted in shock election results earlier this year

British woman held in Malaysia accused of killing husband

Oct 19, 2018

Malaysian police say a British woman has been detained on a resort island for allegedly stabbing her husband to death

Thai monk sentenced for raping teen girl he impregnated

Oct 17, 2018

A court in Thailand has sentenced a former Buddhist monk known for his jet-set lifestyle to 16 years in prison for raping a teenage girl who he also impregnated

China party expels general who killed self, indicts another

Oct 16, 2018

China's ruling Communist Party has expelled a former top general who killed himself during a corruption probe and indicted another on graft charges amid a continuing crackdown on military malfeasance

China's Communist Party expels general who killed self amid corruption probe, indicts other general on graft charges

Oct 16, 2018

China's Communist Party expels general who killed self amid corruption probe, indicts other general on graft charges

Vietnam jails activist for using Facebook to abuse freedoms

Oct 12, 2018

A court in northern Vietnam has sentenced an activist to five years in prison after finding him guilty of abusing democratic freedoms to infringe on the interests of the government

Thai authorities to deport 70 Pakistani asylum seekers

Oct 11, 2018

Thai authorities have convicted 70 Pakistani asylum seekers of staying illegally in Thailand despite their protestations that they face persecution if they are sent home

China says accusations against alleged spy 'out of thin air'

Oct 11, 2018

China says accusations against an alleged spy of attempting to steal trade secrets from several American aviation and aerospace companies were "made out of thin air"

Son of former Thai PM indicted on money laundering charge

Oct 10, 2018

The son of former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra has been indicted on charges of money laundering, as pressure mounts on the ousted leader's political allies