Thursday, 14 December 2017

Tag Archives: JAILED

Brazilian mayor jailed for corruption

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RIO: A Brazilian mayor who reigned over her town through WhatsApp messaging application was taken into police custody for embezzling millions from its education budget. Lidiane Leite went on the run back in August 2015 when she was accused of taking the money form the town of Bom Jardim in the country’s north-west. The 27-year-old ...

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Egyptian singer jailed for vulgar video

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CAIRO: An Egyptian singer was detained for four days pending further questioning for her performance in a video music deemed racy in the conservative country. Shaima Ahmad, whose artistic name is Shyma, was taken into custody on November 18 in her house in the Cairo quarter of al Nuzah in ...

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Would-be ‘martyr’ jailed after hunting for Muslims to stab

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LONDON: A man who prowled the streets looking for Muslims to stab, believing he would become “a martyr for England”, has been jailed. Mickey Sage, 24, was arrested in the early hours of June 7 on Camberwell Church Street, Camberwell Green, south London, after pulling a knife on two people and ...

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Mufti Qavi jailed until hearing on Qandeel Baloch murder

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LAHORE: A court on Wednesday ordered Mufti Abdul Qavi jailed until his next hearing over possible involvement in the 2016 murder of a social media model Qandeel Baloch . The court official says Judge Mohammad Pervez Khan on Wednesday ordered Qawi to jail until his next hearing Nov. 7. The order ...

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Brown calls for guilty bank bosses to be jailed

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LONDON: Gordon Brown has called for much stronger actions to be taken against the bosses who sparked Britain’s banking crisis. He wants the guilty men facing jail, be banned from new directorships, be ordered to return their bonuses – and have their pensions revoked. His calls come in his memoirs, ...

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Man jailed after subjecting wife to 30 years of domestic abuse

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SHETLAND: A Controlling husband who hosed his wife with cold water and forced her to keep a ‘mistake book’ during a 30-year reign of terror has been jailed for 32 months. Robert Simmons, 62, drew up timetables of tasks for wife Karen, divided into 15-minutes slots, and punished her if ...

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Man jailed for murder of Wigan teenager

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LANCASHIRE: A man has been jailed for a minimum of 31 years for the sexually motivated murder of a teenage student. Mark Buckley, 52, attacked 18-year-old Ellen Higginbottom, before taking her laptop and mobile phone and then leaving her for dead near a wheat field close to Orrell Water Park ...

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Schoolgirl jailed after pouring acid into rival’s viola case

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A “wicked” Scottish schoolgirl has been jailed over an acid attack that left another student scarred for life. Emily Bowen, 18, poured drain cleaner into a viola case owned by fellow student Molly Young in response to news that Molly was dating her former boyfriend. The incident left Molly with ...

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German Couple Jailed For Rape And Murder Of Chinese Student

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BERLIN: A German couple received lengthy jail sentences Friday for brutally raping and killing a Chinese student in eastern Germany, in a shocking crime that caused outrage in both countries. The court in the city of Dessau found that the 21-year-old defendants, named only as Sebastian F and Xenia I, ...

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