Gulf Times - Court
Sri Lankan court remands villagers in custody over beating to death of leopard

Sri Lankan court remands villagers in custody over beating to death of leopard

A Sri Lankan court on Sunday ordered two suspects to be remanded in custody after their arrest over the beating to death of a leopard - animals which are endangered in the country.

Indonesian cleric gets death sentence for militant attacks

Indonesian cleric gets death sentence for militant attacks

The ruling comes as Indonesia struggles to rein in a rising tide of homegrown militancy, inspired in part by the extremist group Islamic State.

Top Iraqi court orders manual election recount

Top Iraqi court orders manual election recount

Iraq's supreme court on Thursday ordered a manual recount of last month's legislative elections that resulted in a surprise victory for a populist Shia cleric.

Apple fined millions by Australian court over false iPhone claims

Apple fined millions by Australian court over false iPhone claims

Customers of the US tech giant had complained to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission after an operating system update disabled their devices.

India says fugitive celebrity jeweller last seen in Britain

India says fugitive celebrity jeweller last seen in Britain

Fugitive billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi was last seen in Britain in March, Indian federal investigators said Monday.

Hong Kong jails top independence leader for six years

Hong Kong jails top independence leader for six years

Hong Kong's leading independence activist was jailed for six years Monday for his involvement in some of the city's worst protest violence for decades.

Belgian jihadist sentenced to death for IS membership

Belgian jihadist sentenced to death for IS membership

Tarik Jadaoun -- known by his nom de guerre Abu Hamza al-Beljiki -- earlier pleaded not guilty to a range of terror, insisting he had "got lost" and pleading for mercy.

Apple-Samsung iPhone design copying case goes to jury

Apple-Samsung iPhone design copying case goes to jury

Jurors return to a Silicon Valley courtroom Monday to put a price on patented iPhone design features copied by Samsung in a legal case dating back seven years.

Malaysia jails first person under fake news law

Malaysia jails first person under fake news law

A Danish man was jailed for a week in Malaysia Monday after pleading guilty to breaking a law against ‘fake news’, the first person to be punished under the controversial legislation.

Gooooal! Messi scores in EU court battle to trademark name

Gooooal! Messi scores in EU court battle to trademark name

Lionel Messi, the world's top earning footballer, won a legal battle Thursday to register his name as a trademark to sell sports goods after an EU court ruled that he is too famous to be confused with other businesses.

Pakistan court removes FM for breaking election law

Pakistan court removes FM for breaking election law

The ruling by the Islamabad High Court was the latest in a series of court decisions that have gone against the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz party (PML-N).

Toronto van attack suspect faces murder charges in court

Toronto van attack suspect faces murder charges in court

The driver suspected of killing 10 people and injuring 15 others when he plowed a rental van into pedestrians in Toronto made his first court appearance on Tuesday, where details of a motive for the attack were expected to emerge.