Bahrain's High Criminal Court has sentenced three unnamed defendants to life imprisonment on charges of attempting to murder policemen with an improvised bomb, state news agency BNA reported on Thursday.
An Egyptian court has sentenced three Al Jazeera TV journalists to three years in prison for operating without a press license and broadcasting material harmful to Egypt, a case that has triggered an international outcry.
An Indian court postponed a five-year prison sentence handed down to Bollywood star Salman Khan on Friday pending an appeal, two days after a criminal court convicted him of killing a man in a hit-and-run accident 13 years ago.
A Bahrain court has handed out death penalties to three men for forming a terrorist group that detonated a bomb, killing three policemen.
Ali Al Singace, 20, Sami Mushaima, 41, and Abbas Al Samee'a, 25, were found guilty of ru
A Bahraini has been sentenced to death for murdering a policeman by shooting him with a flare gun from close range.
Maher Abbas Al Khabaz, 27, was yesterday convicted of premeditated murder and attempted murder by the High Crimina
Five men found guilty of detonating bombs in Manama have each been sentenced to 30 years behind bars.
The Bahrainis were convicted of receiving militia training and making and detonating homemade bombs by the High Criminal Court y
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