Law And Order

Thai exec guilty in poaching case, cleared of panther charge

Mar 19, 2019

A construction tycoon has been convicted in Thailand on charges related to a high-profile poaching case but was found not guilty of possessing panther carcass seen in photos that sparked public outcry

China says 13,000 Xinjiang 'terrorists' arrested since 2014

Mar 18, 2019

China has arrested nearly 13,000 people it describes as terrorists in Xinjiang since 2014, the government said in a report issued to counter criticism of internment camps and other oppressive security in the traditionally Islamic region

Mt Gox head convicted of manipulating data, cleared of theft

Mar 15, 2019

Mt Gox head Mark Karpeles found guilty of data manipulation, cleared of embezzlement, breach of trust

Duterte links 46 government officials to illegal drugs

Mar 14, 2019

The Philippine president has publicly named 46 government officials, including three congressmen, who he says are involved in illegal drugs, and said criminal investigations of them are underway

Malaysia continues case against Vietnam woman in Kim killing

Mar 14, 2019

Prosecutors say Malaysia's attorney general has ordered the murder case to proceed against a Vietnamese woman accused in the killing of the North Korean leader's half brother

S. Korean police questioning 2 K-pop stars in sex scandals

Mar 14, 2019

Police are questioning two K-pop stars over interlocking scandals that have fascinated South Korea and prompted both men to announce they are retiring from the entertainment industry

Sega halts game shipment after actor arrested on drug charge

Mar 14, 2019

Japanese entertainment company Sega has cancelled shipments of its video game "Judgment," also known as "Judge Eyes," after one of its actors was arrested on drug charges

Vietnamese suspect in Kim Jong Nam's killing seeking release

Mar 14, 2019

Vietnam is urging Malaysia to release the second woman accused of killing the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader

Indonesian woman detonates bomb, killing herself and child

Mar 13, 2019

Indonesia's national police spokesman says the wife and two-year-old child of an arrested Islamic militant died in an explosion during a siege of their home in North Sumatra

Indonesian police: Wife and child of arrested militant believed to have died in explosion during siege in North Sumatra

Mar 13, 2019

Indonesian police: Wife and child of arrested militant believed to have died in explosion during siege in North Sumatra