Gulf Times - KILLING
Bangladesh sentences 16 to death for killing teenager in harassment case

Bangladesh sentences 16 to death for killing teenager in harassment case

The principal of a religious school in Bangladesh was among 16 people sentenced to death on Thursday for the murder of a teenage girl who refused to withdraw a complaint of sexual harassment against him ...

Syrian jailed for Germany knife killing that sparked far-right protests

Syrian jailed for Germany knife killing that sparked far-right protests

A 24-year-old Syrian man was sentenced to nine and a half years in jail Thursday for a knife killing that sparked racist street violence and far-right protests in the eastern German city of Chemnitz.

Tanzania fuel tanker blast kills 62

Tanzania fuel tanker blast kills 62

Sixty-two people perished in Tanzania on Saturday when a fuel tanker overturned and then exploded as crowds of people rushed to syphon off leaking fuel.

Typhoon in eastern China causes landslide, killing 18 people

Typhoon in eastern China causes landslide, killing 18 people

Eighteen people were killed and 14 were missing in eastern China on Saturday in a landslide triggered by a major typhoon, which caused widespread transport disruptions ...

US bars entry to 16 Saudis over Khashoggi killing: Pompeo

US bars entry to 16 Saudis over Khashoggi killing: Pompeo

The US State Department on Monday barred entry to 16 Saudi nationals over what it described as their role in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, AFP reported.

Two Asian men sentenced to death for killing employer

Two Asian men sentenced to death for killing employer

A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced two Asian men to death for the premeditated murder of their employer, and a third man to six months in jail for being aware of the crime and not reporting it.

Trudeau: Canada has heard Turkish recordings on Khashoggi's killing

Trudeau: Canada has heard Turkish recordings on Khashoggi's killing

Canadian intelligence has listened to Turkish recordings of what happened to Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi journalist killed in Istanbul, said Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ...

Mattis says Khashoggi killing undermines regional stability

Mattis says Khashoggi killing undermines regional stability

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Saturday that incidents like the killing of a Saudi journalist undermined Middle Eastern stability and that the United States would take additional measures ...

Turkey, US vow to get to bottom of Khashoggi killing

Turkey, US vow to get to bottom of Khashoggi killing

Turkey and the US vowed on Tuesday to get to the bottom of the killing of Jamal Khashoggi and punish those responsible, after Saudi Arabia admitted that the prominent journalist died during a Saudi security operation ...

Saudi journalist's killing 'a wake-up call': Qatar

Saudi journalist's killing 'a wake-up call': Qatar

The murder of Jamal Khashoggi should act as a wake-up call, HE the Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, HE Lolwah al-Khater said on Monday, AFP reported.

Calls for calm after French police killing sparks riots

Calls for calm after French police killing sparks riots

The French government called for calm Wednesday after the killing of a 22-year-old man by police sparked riots in the western city of Nantes, highlighting the simmering tensions between youths and security forces in deprived urban areas.

Mumbai gang boss gets life in jail for killing of journalist

Mumbai gang boss gets life in jail for killing of journalist

A Mumbai gang boss and eight others were sentenced to life imprisonment on Wednesday in relation to the 2011 broad daylight killing of an investigative crime reporter in India's financial hub, Mumbai.