justice officials

Killing of Osama bin Laden has rehabilitated reputation of US Government, officials


May 4th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
By Dhruva JaishankarWashington, May 4 (ANI): The dust has already started to settle after President Barack Obama's dramatic announcement on Sunday evening that U.S. special forces had killed al Qaeda leader ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Acquitted Canadian Sikh to sue justice officials over 1985 Air India trial


March 17th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver (Canada), Mar. 17 (ANI): One of the two men acquitted in the 1985 Air India bombings has decided to sue Canadian federal and provincial justice officials for damages and legal costs, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian-origin teacher jailed for sex with pupils


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) A 37-year-old Indian-origin woman was sentenced to 16 months imprisonment for having sex with two teenaged students in Britain.Hina Patel, who worked as a classroom assistant and swimming ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US, Russia complete massive spy swap (Second lead)


July 9th, 2010 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
New York/Washington/Moscow, July 9 (DPA) The US and Russia have completed arrangements for one of the largest spy swaps in history as 10 Russian spy suspects and four prisoners in Russian ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Former US congressman pleads guilty to terrorist conspiracy


July 8th, 2010 - 8:10 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 8 (DPA) A former US congressman has pleaded guilty in connection with a terrorist financing conspiracy that sent money to Al Qaeda and the Taliban in Afghanistan, the US ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

US says arrest of 11 Russian Spies will not affect ties between both countries


June 30th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 29 (ANI): The Obama administration has revealed that the President had been briefed a 'number of times' about the investigation, which led to the arrest of 11 people accused of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Jamaica declares emergency amid drug violence


May 25th, 2010 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica) May 24 (DPA) Jamaican Prime Minister Bruce Golding declared a state of emergency in parts of the capital Kingston and outlying St. Andrew in response to street battles in barricaded ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

US indicts 11 pirates for attacks on its naval ships


April 23rd, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 23 (IANS) The US Friday indicted 11 suspected pirates for attacking American naval ships in the Indian Ocean, Xinhua reported. The indictments were unsealed an hour after the suspects were led ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Liz Cheney Faces Accusation Of Adopting Joe McCarthy’s Ideals


March 7th, 2010 - 11:39 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Liz Cheney is being accused of overstepping all codes in going too far in an advertisement that is reported to be taking sharp hits of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Al Qaeda claims credit for US plot; suspect was in Yemen (Lead)


December 29th, 2009 - 5:40 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 29 (DPA) Al Qaeda has reportedly claimed responsibility for the failed attack on a US airliner on Christmas Day, saying the attempt to blow up the plane was in retaliation ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Polanski gets out of jail Friday


December 3rd, 2009 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 3 (IANS) Filmmaker Roman Polanski will get out of jail Friday on $4.5 million bail. Swiss justice officials announced Wednesday that the director can move to his Gstaad chalet at ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Balloon-boy case bursts open in US


October 18th, 2009 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
By Pat Reber Washington, Oct 18 (DPA) Colorado justice officials have said they expect to file criminal charges in the case of the experimental runaway helium balloon thought mistakenly to have been carrying ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Ahmadinejad slams Argentina for giving in to ‘Zionists’


September 26th, 2009 - 4:15 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 26 (DPA) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad blasted Argentina Friday for seeking the extradition of Iranian Defence Minister General Ahmad Vahidi. "We want to advise the Argentine government, instead of meeting ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Obama refuses to stop probe into CIA tortures


September 20th, 2009 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 20 (DPA) US President Barack Obama rejected Sunday a request by several former heads of the country's intelligence community to end investigations into the alleged torture of terrorist suspects. Speaking ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Iranian parliament rejects two female ministers (Lead)


September 4th, 2009 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 3 (DPA) The Iranian parliament Thursday rejected two of the three proposed female cabinet ministers and approved only Marzieh Vahid-Dastjerdi as health minister, the first-ever female minister in the 30-year ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Iranian parliament rejects two female ministers


September 3rd, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 3 (DPA) The Iranian parliament Thursday rejected the endorsement of two of the three proposed female cabinet ministers and only approved Marzieh Vahid-Dastjerdi as health minister, the first-ever female minister ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Iranian minister nomination spurs protests in Argentina


August 22nd, 2009 - 3:56 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Aug 22 (DPA) The nomination of Ahmad Vahidi to head the Iranian Defence Ministry spurred protests in Argentina, where Justice officials have accused him of being involved in the 1984 ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Retired’ Romario readies to return to football at 43


August 14th, 2009 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 14 (DPA) The well-publicised retirement of Brazilian superstar Romario turned out to be reversible. At 43, the former striker said he is planning to return to the pitch ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Most wanted US criminal held in Mexico


July 20th, 2009 - 4:41 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, July 20 (DPA) Mexican police have arrested one of the ten most wanted criminals in the United States and US officials have asked for his extradition, Mexican judicial officials said ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bush officials not liable in Muslim arrests: US Supreme Court


May 19th, 2009 - 6:28 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 19 (DPA) The US Supreme Court ruled Monday that top justice officials in the administration of former president George W. Bush could not be held liable for alleged discrimination in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Police free Berlin theft suspects as they have identical DNA


March 19th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, March 19 (DPA) Identical twins arrested on suspicion of burgling Berlin's famous KaDeWe department store have been released because investigators cannot tell their DNA apart, justice officials said Wednesday. DNA found at ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Dungeon girl being pestered by deranged stalker


March 10th, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 10 (ANI): Josef Fritzls sex slave daughter Elisabeth is being pestered by a deranged stalker, it has emerged.Fritzl held her daughter captive in a dungeon beneath his home, raped ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New Jersey teen hacker admits to Scientology-web attack


October 20th, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 20 (ANI): A teenage hacker, belonging to underground group Anonymous, has confessed to have hacked Church of Scientology websites, say justice officials.According to the Justice Department, Dmitriy Guzner, 18, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Chhattisgarh cautions families looking for NRI grooms


October 6th, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 6 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh government has cautioned families opting to marry their girls with Non-Resident Indian grooms and asked them to collect details about family background and other vital aspects ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

US paid 5 lakh dlrs to Pak to arrest terror suspect, reveal court papers


May 14th, 2008 - 12:58 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 14 (ANI): Papers filed in a Canadian court last year disclosed that a US intelligence agency paid a bounty of 500,000 dollars to Pakistan military for the arrest ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Green light for satellite-radio merger of Sirius, XM


March 25th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by admin
DPA Washington, March 25 (DPA) After a year of consideration, the US government has given its blessing to the merger of Sirius Satellite Radio Inc and XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc, the two ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Armenian state officials ‘planned post-election coup’


February 24th, 2008 - 9:53 pm ICT by admin
DPA Yerevan, Feb 24 (DPA) Several high state officials loyal to former president Levon Ter-Petrosian planned a coup in Armenia after the defeat of the opposition there in last week's presidential election, the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

EU launches controversial Kosovo police mission


February 16th, 2008 - 7:17 pm ICT by admin
DPA Brussels, Feb 16 (DPA) The European Union (EU) member states Saturday launched a controversial policing and justice mission to Kosovo, just one day before the province is expected to declare independence. The ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Four held in US for selling secrets to China


February 12th, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): Four people have been arrested in the United States accused of spying for China to acquire trade and state secrets, including details of the Space Shuttle programme. The Justice ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Subscribe