Feb 23, 2013 03:54 EST
Yemeni troops shot dead a southern separatist in clashes that erupted when activists blocked roads during a protest in the main port city of Aden, medics and activists said.
Feb 22, 2013 23:08 EST
The mother of a British teenager who was raped and left to die on a Goa beach five years ago has blasted India's "rubbish" legal system over the stalled trial into her daughter's death.
Feb 22, 2013 22:28 EST
The family of Olympic "Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius will gather to meet him on Saturday, a day after his release on bail pending a murder trial over the fatal shooting of his girlfriend.
Feb 22, 2013 15:25 EST
South Africa's "Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius was freed on stringent bail terms Friday to await trial for killing his model girlfriend, a victory in the first of many legal battles that lie ahead for the sprinter.
Feb 22, 2013 14:34 EST
South African Paralympic icon Oscar Pistorius was freed on bail on Friday, pending a high-profile trial for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Feb 22, 2013 12:04 EST
India's Supreme Court ruled Friday that two Italian marines accused of murdering Indian fishermen while guarding an oil tanker could return home to cast their votes in upcoming national elections.
Feb 22, 2013 10:01 EST
Paralympic icon Oscar Pistorius was granted bail by a South African magistrate on Friday, pending a high-profile trial for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Feb 22, 2013 09:38 EST
Texas executed Thursday a man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend by throwing gasoline on her and setting her on fire, after the US Supreme Court denied his last appeal, prison authorities said.
Feb 22, 2013 09:23 EST
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend, sobbed as a magistrate started reading out a ruling on his bail application Friday.
Feb 22, 2013 08:00 EST
Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki tasked Interior Minister Ali Larayedh on Friday with forming a new government after Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali resigned amid a major political crisis.
Feb 22, 2013 06:48 EST
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend, is likely to flee as he knows a long prison term is "almost guaranteed", prosecutors argued Friday, as a judge prepared to decide whether to release the star sprinter on bail.
Feb 22, 2013 05:26 EST
Pretoria Magistrate Desmond Nair announced on Friday that he will rule on Oscar Pistorius's bail application around 2:30 pm (1230 GMT), on the fourth day of court arguments.
Feb 22, 2013 05:19 EST
Pakistan's top judge reprimanded airport security agencies on Friday after a wealthy murder suspect managed to flee abroad, warning that lax procedures could allow terrorists to escape.
Feb 22, 2013 03:51 EST
"Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius, charged with murder for shooting dead his girlfriend, returned to the dock Friday hoping to secure bail after three days of hearings saw the prosecution's case seriously undermined.
Feb 22, 2013 02:55 EST
"Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius, charged with murder for shooting dead his girlfriend, arrived in court Friday hoping to secure bail after three days of hearings saw the prosecution's case seriously undermined.
Feb 21, 2013 22:18 EST
"Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius, facing trial for having shot dead his girlfriend, hopes to secure bail Friday as prosecutors struggled to regain lost ground after the replacement of the lead officer in the investigation.
Feb 21, 2013 15:29 EST
They're both murder cases involving high-profile athletes, so it's inevitable that comparisons will be drawn between South Africa's "Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius and American O.J. Simpson.
Feb 21, 2013 13:01 EST
South African police named its top detective to take over the Oscar Pistorius case Thursday after it emerged the officer who had been leading the investigation faces attempted murder charges.
Feb 21, 2013 08:00 EST
The lead detective in the Oscar Pistorius investigation faces seven charges of attempted murder, South African police revealed Thursday, leaving the prosecution case against the star sprinter in tatters.
Feb 21, 2013 06:47 EST
Nike has suspended its contract with Oscar Pistorius, a spokesman for the US sportswear giant said Thursday as the South African Paralympics star fights charges of murdering his girlfriend.