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Briton jailed for murdering toddler after 49 years

The man swung the 19-month-old by the ankles and bashed the toddler's head against a fireplace 49 years ago.

US releases new trove of secret Kennedy assassination files

Nearly 680 records were made public including 553 never-before-seen files.

Japan 'serial killer' said to be quiet child turned sex trade scout

A woman who said she was in a relationship with him until summer 2016 described him as a 'gentle character' who was 'never angry with women.'
November 02, 2017 | 05:06 pm GMT+7

Japan killing spree 'lasted 2 months'

The victims were teenagers, four others were around 20 years old and the other was in his or her late 20s.
November 01, 2017 | 02:45 pm GMT+7

Nine headless bodies found in Tokyo flat: reports

The bodies were of eight women and one man.
October 31, 2017 | 02:18 pm GMT+7

Horror at how S.Africa let 141 mentally-ill patients die

The patients were taken from the hospital, badly mistreated at unlicensed health facilities and then died.
October 29, 2017 | 08:32 am GMT+7

Gabon students angry at sex-for-grades pressure

'Somebody offered to sleep with me to raise her average mark.'
October 23, 2017 | 01:54 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese, Indonesian women plead not guilty to killing N.Korean leader's half-brother

The trial is expected to run until Nov. 30 and the prosecution is expected to call up to 40 witnesses.
October 02, 2017 | 11:51 am GMT+7

Women to plead not guilty in high-profile Kim Jong Nam murder trial

Monday’s much-anticipated trial is expected to run until Nov. 30.
September 29, 2017 | 05:19 pm GMT+7

Rome in shock over body parts in bins murder

It was the victim's brother who committed the crime.
August 17, 2017 | 08:14 am GMT+7

Suspected dog thieves arrested after shooting cop in Vietnam

The police officer was seriously injured during the midnight chase.
August 07, 2017 | 11:38 am GMT+7

Pedophiles are increasingly on the prowl in Vietnam: police

A 30 percent rise in abuse cases has prompted police to warn families of the risks.
July 28, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

The force is female: India's women cops take a stand

All-female police units are shaking up the male-dominated force in conservative northwest India, hitting the streets to combat sex crimes and a pervasive culture of silence around ...
July 25, 2017 | 04:28 pm GMT+7

Cambodian court sentences Vietnamese man to 18 years in shocking child rape case

Videos of a naked two-year-old boy being tortured shocked the world in December.
July 14, 2017 | 10:15 am GMT+7

Financial sector not using its full power to fight human trafficking: report

'Human trafficking is both big business and a serious crime.'
July 12, 2017 | 03:34 pm GMT+7