Ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn is seeking permission from a Tokyo court to attend the automaker's board meeting this week, his lawyer said on Monday, setting him up to face off against colleagues he...Full News..
The government is considering granting an amnesty for certain criminals this autumn to mark the enthronement of a new emperor. Although Crown Prince Naruhito is scheduled to ascend to the...Full News..
A 74-year-old man, under arrest on suspicion of reckless driving resulting in death, was found unconscious in his cell at Nishiiruma police station in Saitama Prefecture, on Monday. The man, Kunio...Full News..
Police in Koga, Fukuoka Prefecture, said Wednesday they have arrested a 37-year-old man on suspicion of fatally abusing his two-month-old daughter last month. According to police, Yoshihiro Kido,...Full News..
The former head of a parents' association at a school pleaded not guilty on Monday to murdering a 9-year-old Vietnamese girl who attended the school. During his first hearing in the trial at Chiba...Full News..
A taxi driver accused of raping and threatening a Japanese vacationer near a prominent Indian tourist destination has been arrested, police said Saturday. The 30-year-old visitor said she had...Full News..
Osaka prosecutors decided Thursday not to indict former top Finance Ministry official Nobuhisa Sagawa for allegedly falsifying documents on a murky land sale that has sparked allegations of cronyism...Full News..
NIIGATA- Police are questioning a man living in the neighborhood of a 7-year-old girl whose body was found on a railroad track last week in central Japan, investigative sources said Monday. The...Full News..
Severed arms and legs and a torso were found in mountainous areas in Kyoto and Osaka on Monday after police discovered a human head during a search for a missing Japanese woman last seen with an...Full News..
R A Sujon : Police said they arrested two Japanese men believed to be right-wing activists for shooting early Friday at North Korea's de facto embassy in Tokyo. The men fired several shots at...Full News..
The shipment, being organised by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), was bound for the north of the state where insurgent attacks on Aug 25 sparked a military...Full News..
A Bangladeshi man has been sentenced to 11 years’ jail and nine strokes of the cane in Singapore for the rape of a Chinese tourist, reports Channel NewsAsia. Hossain Anowar, a 32-year-old...Full News..
The High Court will deliver its verdict on August 6 over the death references and appeals in the sensational Biswajit Das murder case, UNB reports. The HC bench of Justice M Ruhul Quddus and...Full News..
A Dhaka court deferred until August 27 submission of investigation report in a case filed over Gulshan cafe attack. The report was scheduled to be submitted on Sunday. As police failed to prepare...Full News..
The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Monday upheld a High Court order that declared illegal the 16th Amendment to the Constitution establishing Parliament’s authority to remove Supreme...Full News..
The High Court on Monday commuted the death sentence of Oishee Rahman to life term imprisonment in a case filed over killing her parents -- Mahfuzur Rahman, a police officer, and Swapna Rahman -- in...Full News..
Nineteen people have been killed in a suspected explosion at the end of a pop concert by US star Ariana Grande in Manchester in northwest England that is being treated as a terrorist incident, police...Full News..
NAGOYA —Prosecutors have sought life imprisonment for a 21-year-old woman charged with murdering an elderly woman and poisoning two high school students. Lawyers working for the former Nagoya...Full News..
Five members of a banned militant group were sentenced to death by a Bangladesh court Tuesday for involvement in the slaying of a Japanese agricultural researcher two years ago. Judge Noresh...Full News..
So upset were these four on not finding the watchman keeping guard outside their Andheri society compound, that they took it out on a store owner - ironically of a security firm - and thrashed him...Full News..
Police on Thursday recovered a pistol, six bullets and a magazine from the village home of Abdul Kader Khan in connection with the murder of Gaibandha-1 MP Manjurul Islam Liton. The law enforcers...Full News..
Police have arrested Abdul Kader Khan, former Gaibandha-1 (Sundarganj) MP from Jatiya Party (JP), over the killing of lawmaker Manjurul Islam Liton. Detectives Branch (DB) of Police arrested Kader...Full News..
Malaysian police have arrested a second woman in connection with the murder of Kim Jong-nam, the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Police said in a statement the woman was...Full News..
A man arrested last year in connection with the death of a Japanese woman in Vancouver has been charged with her murder, local police said Friday. Investigators are expected to probe what...Full News..
Tokyo police will raise the age limit for taking the test to join the force in a move to increase the number of police officers in the capital ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics. The...Full News..
A Japanese man and two Cambodians were charged Tuesday with allegedly tricking Cambodian women into working in the sex trade in Japan. They could face seven to 15 years in prison if convicted of...Full News..
A Japanese man in his 20s died in Friday’s car rampage in one of Melbourne’s busiest shopping areas, Japanese Foreign Ministry sources said Sunday. The man’s name has not been made public at...Full News..
Japanese police used footage from surveillance or dashboard cameras to identify suspects in more than 10,000 criminal cases last year, provisional police data showed Thursday. The number of...Full News..
A court in Narayanganj has sentenced 26 people including former NCC councillor Nur Hossain and dismissed Rab officials Lt Col Tareque Sayeed Mohammad, Maj Arif Hossain and Lt Commander MM Rana to...Full News..
The Japanese government is dispatching a senior official to Chile to request cooperation in the investigation of a Chilean man’s suspected involvement in the disappearance of a Japanese student in...Full News..
Takata Corp has agreed to plead guilty to a single criminal charge in the United States and will pay $1 billion in fines and restitution for a years-long scheme to conceal a deadly defect in its...Full News..
Images of an emaciated elderly woman have rattled Chinese social media users, after papers in the southern Guangxi region reported that the 92-year-old had been kept in a pigsty by her son and...Full News..
A Russian serial killer known as the werewolf killed as many as 81 women, according to police. Former Siberian policeman Mikhail Popkov, who is serving a life sentence for murdering 22 women, has...Full News..
French investigators have released a chauffeur for Kim Kardashian West and two others in a probe into the robbery of more than $10 million worth of jewelry from the star's Paris rented apartment in...Full News..
An 84-year-old man, who crashed his car into a bus stop and then a university hospital building in Shimotsuke, Tochigi Prefecture, in November, killing one woman and injuring two other people, will...Full News..
Two suspected Islamic State terrorists have been shot and killed in Saudi Arabia’s capital city, says the Interior Ministry. The Interior Ministry says the two suspected militants opened fire...Full News..
At least five people have been shot dead and eight others wounded in a shooting incident at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in the US state of Florida. Florida’s Broward County...Full News..
Two militants, including New JMB leader Nurul Islam alias Marjan, who was the operational commander of July 1 Gulshan café attack have been killed in a shootout with police in Mohammadpur of Dhaka...Full News..
French authorities have issued a warrant for the arrest of a Chilean man suspected of murdering a Japanese student who went missing in the town of Besancon last month, authorities said on...Full News..
Police in Tamano, Okayama Prefecture, said Monday they have arrested a 32-year-old man on suspicion of fatally stabbing a 38-year-old man on a mountain road on Sunday. According to police, a man...Full News..
French police have put on the international wanted list a Chilean man in connection with a missing 21-year-old Japanese woman studying at a university in Besancon, France, a French newspaper reported...Full News..
Japan and the U.S. have agreed in principle on guidelines for limiting immunity from Japanese prosecution for civilian workers at American military bases, following a murder case this year on a...Full News..
A security guard of a Christian missionary school was reportedly stabbed to death by some miscreants at Auliapur in Dinajpur Sadar upazila early Thursday. The deceased was identified as Suku...Full News..
A former senior member of the Aum Shinrikyo cult who is on death row has described the founder and “guru” he once revered, Shoko Asahara, as a “criminal” in a recently published...Full News..
Vice-president of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) Dhaka University unit, Abdullah Al-Zubair, has been shot by unknown miscreants. He sustained bullet injuries as a group of miscreants shot him in...Full News..
An alleged Bronx drug dealer who cops say murdered his longtime girlfriend 23 years ago when she wouldn’t leave the country with him will now face justice for the cold-case slaying. At age 33,...Full News..
Police in Nagareyama, Chiba Prefecture, said Wednesday they have arrested a 35-year-old woman on suspicion of attempted murder after she gave her 5-year-old daughter milk, knowing the child was...Full News..
Gold bars worth 600 million yen were stolen by men disguised as police officers in Fukuoka City, sometime around spring this year, investigative sources revealed Wednesday. According to the...Full News..
Now, after conducting the second autopsy on Sunday doctors said that injury marks were found on the body of Bangladesh Chhatra League central leader Irfan Chowdhury Diaz, who was found hanged at his...Full News..