Gulf Times - KILLING
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.

Body of murdered Filipina worker returns home

Body of murdered Filipina worker returns home

Joanna Demafelis, 29, was found earlier this month after her employers, a Lebanese man and his Syrian wife, disappeared in 2016.

Sudanese mother gets 20 years for killing three children in Australia

Sudanese mother gets 20 years for killing three children in Australia

A Sudanese refugee in Melbourne who drove the family car into a lake with four of her children, killing three of them, has been sentenced to at least 20 years in jail, a judge said Tuesday.

Pakistan police arrest 22 in 'blasphemy' mob killing

Pakistan police arrest 22 in 'blasphemy' mob killing

Pakistan police announced Monday they had arrested 22 people after the lynching of a university student accused of blasphemy, but observers said there was little hope authorities would secure convictions.

Prominent Pakistani anti-militant activist shot dead in Karachi

Prominent Pakistani anti-militant activist shot dead in Karachi

Gunmen shot dead a prominent Pakistani rights activist, known for his outspoken stance against the Taliban and other radical Islamist groups, in the southern port city ...