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Outrage as Sri Lanka president pardons killer of Swedish teen

Outrage as Sri Lanka president pardons killer of Swedish teen

Sri Lanka's president has pardoned a death-row prisoner who murdered a Swedish teenager just a week before he leaves office, officials said Sunday, in a move that sparked national outrage.

Canadian air force joins hunt for teen murder suspects

Canadian air force joins hunt for teen murder suspects

The Royal Canadian Air Force has joined the hunt for two fugitive teens suspected of triple murder, officials said Saturday, backing up a vast search operation unfolding in Manitoba's remote northeast.

Canadian billionaire and wife 'targeted' in double murder

Canadian billionaire and wife 'targeted' in double murder

Police came to the conclusion after investigation and collecting and analysing hundreds of pieces of evidence from the billionaire couple's mansion in northern Toronto and their condo in Florida.

China jails 36 for gang crimes including extortion, homicide

China jails 36 for gang crimes including extortion, homicide

A court in southern China has sentenced 36 people to prison terms of up to 25 years for gang crimes including homicide, assault and setting up illegal casinos, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday.

Briton jailed for six years over Bali policeman killing

Briton jailed for six years over Bali policeman killing

A British man was Monday jailed for six years over the killing of a policeman who was beaten to death on a beach on the Indonesian resort island of Bali.

Body parts found in French family murder case

Body parts found in French family murder case

Investigators on Wednesday found body parts at the home in northwest France of the man who has confessed to killing four relatives with a crowbar, the prosecutor in the case said.