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  1. Revealed: blunder that allowed dissenting judge to sit on Japanese war crimes tribunal

    Posted Oct 15th 2009, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... Julian Ryall in Tokyo To some Japanese nationalists, Judge Radhabinod Pal is a hero. Pal, India's representative at the war crimes tribunal marking the end of the second world war, earned a place in history as the sole dissenting voice on the tribunal that in 1948 found all 25 Japanese defendants guilty of Class-A war crimes. To his supporters, Pal understood that imperial ...

  2. Rape, murder and pickpocketing up, but the overall crime rate drops

    Posted Feb 29th 2004, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Hong Kong's crime rate fell for the first time in two years last month. Secretary for Security Ambrose Lee Siu-kwong yesterday reported an 11.4 per cent drop in overall crime for January compared with the same period last year, though there was a rise in rape, murder and pickpocketing. He said the decrease in the number of reports of shoplifting, theft from ...

  3. 'Godfathers' on trial in latest crime crackdown

    Posted Aug 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The China Youth Daily reports the brothers are accused of heading an organised crime group charged with murder, assault, gambling, illegal detention and gun possession. The gang has allegedly killed ...

  4. Commentator sued over sex slave slur

    Posted Apr 20th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Khang Hyun-sung in Seoul A group of South Korean women forced to serve as sex slaves for the Japanese army during the second world war have launched a libel action against a right-wing commentator who claims most of the women were volunteers. In a series ...

  5. Coming to terms with being a global player

    Posted Mar 04th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... sponsored by Britain and France for an asset freeze, arms embargo and travel ban. It supported a recommendation that the International Criminal Court investigate war crimes in Libya, the first time ... to the 'last drop of blood'. After all, China in 2005 backed a UN policy calling on member nations to protect a state's population from war crimes, genocide and crimes against humanity. ...

  6. FBI clarifies its investigative role

    Posted Feb 25th 2005, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... government, verify that they were accused of committing crimes in China and send the suspects back to the mainland. The China Youth Daily yesterday ran an interview with Mr Fuentes under a headline ... following a three-year investigation was a landmark in co-operation between China and the US on economic crimes. In the absence of an extradition treaty, the repatriation showed how the two ...

  7. In Brief

    Posted May 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Macau tycoon dismisses US agency's 'organised crime' claim Macau casino tycoon Stanley Ho Hung-sun has dismissed as 'a joke' a recent report by a US gambling regulator which accused him of having 'ties to Asian organised crime'. Mr Ho yesterday stepped up his criticism of a report by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement, released last ...

  8. Watchful world ensures despots no longer above the law

    Posted Jul 30th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... mistaken. Times have changed since 1979, when Mr Amin fled a rebellion to sanctuary in Libya and a decade later was granted asylum by Saudi Arabia. The war crimes tribunals of Rwanda and the former ... action against suspected war criminals and those accused of genocide and other crimes against humanity. The United States military claims to be closing in on ousted Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, ...

  9. Police, customs probe record pile of dirty money

    Posted Feb 22nd 2011, 12:00am by Alex Lo, Clifford Lo

    ... haul. 'It was the highest amount of crime proceeds recovered from our record,' a police spokesman said. The US Central Intelligence Agency has said the city's banking system ... not a rise in crime, but greater effectiveness of law enforcement. Banks and other financial institutions had been keeping a sharper watch for suspicious deposits and withdrawals, they said. ...

  10. Jennifer Government

    Posted Feb 29th 2004, 12:00am by Diana McPartlin

    ... Barbie paradise), and crimes are investigated only if the victims pay. Barry doesn't seem to have worked too hard at turning a good idea into a compelling novel. The book is needlessly ...




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