A Tunisian court sentenced former president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali in absentia on Monday to 35 years in jail, six months after his overthrow in a revolution helped to inspire the "Arab Spring".
Ben Ali, who has been in Saudi Arabia since
An Indian court sentenced a Pakistani man to death on Thursday over a three-day rampage through Mumbai in 2008 that killed 166 people and strained ties between the nuclear-armed South Asian neighbours.
Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, 22, was the onl
A Saudi appeals court has upheld a sentence of five years in jail and 1,000 lashes for a Saudi man who bragged about his sexual exploits on television, newspapers reported on Tuesday.
The court in Jeddah also confirmed a five-year travel b
Hyundai Motor Group chief Chung Mong-koo was on Thursday handed a three-year suspended sentence by a South Korean appeals court.
This allows him to continue running the word's sixth largest auto maker.
The decision to suspend the s