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Indian police arrest four over smuggling 18 human skeletons

Indian police arrest four over smuggling 18 human skeletons

Kolkata – Indian police have arrested four suspected corpse smugglers and recovered 18 intact skeletons and other bones believed exhumed from cemeteries in a notorious grave-robbing district, an official said Tuesday. Police seized the “neatly washed and cleaned” human remains from a village in West Bengal state’s Burdwan district on Sunday that led to the […]

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Chinese police boss jailed for buying Australian property with graft money

Chinese police boss jailed for buying Australian property with graft money

Shanghai – A Chinese court has sentenced a senior police officer to 17 years in prison for his part in a bribes-for-projects scandal, proceeds from which were used to buy two homes in Australia, according to court documents. The corruption case comes amid an Australian government crackdown on foreign investors who have skirted overseas investment […]

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Bangladesh police shoot suspected militant armed with explosives

Bangladesh police shoot suspected militant armed with explosives

Dhaka – Bangladesh police shot and killed a suspected militant who tried to enter a security checkpost on a motorcycle armed with explosives on Saturday, the latest in a string of security incidents since a deadly attack on a cafe in July. The latest incident came a day after a suicide bomber blew himself up […]

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Police shoot dog delaying flights at Auckland airport

Police shoot dog delaying flights at Auckland airport

Auckland – Flights from New Zealand’s Auckland Airport are returning to schedule after a runaway dog near the tarmac was shot dead by police because it was delaying planes taking off. Sixteen domestic and international flights were delayed for safety reasons at the nation’s busiest airport while the dog was on the loose for three […]

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German police shut shopping mall over fears of attack

German police shut shopping mall over fears of attack

German police sealed off and closed a shopping mall in the heart of the western city of Essen on Saturday after the security services warned of a possible terrorist attack. Germany is on high alert following deadly militant Islamist attacks in France and Belgium and after a failed asylum seeker from Tunisia drove a truck […]

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Police confirms ‘Kim Chol’ is Kim Jong Nam

Police confirms ‘Kim Chol’ is Kim Jong Nam

Kuala Lumpur – The North Korean who was killed at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2) on Feb 13 has been positively identified as Kim Jong-nam, said Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar. The Inspector-General of Police said Friday police have fulfilled all the requirements in identifying the body as Jong-nam’s. “We will hand over the […]

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We will support youth programmes in effort to curb gangsterism – Police

We will support youth programmes in effort to curb gangsterism – Police

Johor Baharu – Although gangsterism among students has not reached an alarming rate, youth engagement programmes are very important to keep them in check, said Johor police chief Comm Datuk Seri Wan Ahmad Najmuddin Mohd. He said that police would show support to those who wish to carry out joint programmes with the force, especially […]

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Indian police find 19 female foetuses dumped in sewer

Indian police find 19 female foetuses dumped in sewer

Mumbai – Indian police say they found 19 aborted female foetuses dumped in a sewer in the western state of Maharashtra on Monday, highlighting the country’s problem of female foeticide. Prenatal sex tests are illegal in India, a policy designed to stop unborn girls being aborted by parents desperate for a boy. But the tests […]

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Egyptian police kill four in shootout in Cairo outskirts

Egyptian police kill four in shootout in Cairo outskirts

Cairo – Egypt’s interior ministry said on Friday its forces killed four people it said were fugitive terrorists plotting to carry out hostile operations. The men were killed after opening fire on security forces who approached them in Giza, on the southwestern edge of the Egyptian capital Cairo, where they were meeting to plan an […]

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Brussels police check car with gas bottles, blast heard

Brussels police check car with gas bottles, blast heard

Brussels – Belgian police sealed off an area of Brussels and evacuated some residents on Thursday while bomb disposal experts checked a car carrying gas bottles, a police spokeswoman told local media. A Reuters journalist at the scene heard a small blast about an hour after the incident was first reported. It was not clear […]

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