Nabil Karoui: Tunisia’s media mogul, politician released on bail

Business tycoon was arrested twice on money laundering and tax evasion charges that date back to 2017. Tunisian authorities have released a media-mogul-turned-politician on bail after he spent two months in jail on money laundering and tax evasion charges. “The judge decided to release Nabil Karoui on bail of 10 million dinars ($3.7m). He must […]

Details of one-on-one meeting between Imran Khan and Sri Lankan PM released

Colombo: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that economic ties can be extended to Central Asia and Sri Lanka through C-Pac. I invite Sri Lanka to promote its economic and regional ties through Pakistan. Details According to reports, Prime Minister Imran Khan met Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa one-on-one during his visit to Sri […]

Historical photo of Shah Salman released

Riyadh: The King Abdul Aziz Museum has released a historical portrait of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdul Aziz. Details According to the King Abdul Aziz Museum has released a historical picture which reflects Shah Salman’s passion for horse riding. In this memorable black and white photo, the Custodian of […]

PSL 6 today’s match schedule released

Karachi: Two matches will be played in the sixth edition of Pakistan Super League today. Cricket fans will get to watch the best matches even today. Details The first match will be played between Lahore Qalandar and Peshawar Zalmi, the first match will start at 2 pm Pakistan time, the second match will be played […]

New York should have released care home death data faster: Cuomo

New York governor is under fire for his administration’s handling of data on COVID-19 deaths in nursing homes. The governor of the US state of New York has said his administration should have released information faster on coronavirus-related deaths in nursing homes, after reports emerged that thousands more residents died of COVID-19 than the state’s […]

Saudi activist Loujain al-Hathloul released from prison

Prominent women’s rights activist, who campaigned for women’s right to drive and to end kingdom’s male guardianship system, spent more than 1,000 days in prison. Prominent women’s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul has been released from a Saudi prison on Wednesday after nearly three years behind bars, her sister said in a Twitter post. “Loujain is […]

Jailed Saudi activist Loujain al-Hathloul expected to be released

Prominent activist Loujain al-Hathloul, who has been in jail since 2018, expected to be freed on Thursday, her sister says. Saudi women’s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul is expected to be released from prison on Thursday after more than 1,000 days in detention, according to her sister Alia al-Hathloul. In a tweet on Monday, Alia said […]

Al Jazeera’s Mahmoud Hussein released from jail in Egypt

Egypt has released Al Jazeera journalist Mahmoud Hussein after more than four years in detention without formal charges or trial. Hussein, an Egyptian national held under preventive detention since December 2016, was released from jail on Saturday. In a statement, Mostefa Souag, acting director general of the network, said the release of Hussein was “a […]

More Indian-made COVID vaccines will be released: Modi

India will help global immunisation effort with additional coronavirus vaccines, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi says the country would release more locally made COVID-19 vaccines as New Delhi continues to save the lives of people in other countries by exporting medicines and vaccines. “So far only two made-in-India vaccines have […]

UK’s youngest terrorist to be released from prison

RDIF’s Dmitriev predicts pandemic end by May, claims Russia’s Sputnik V is ‘world’s best vaccine’ DUBAI: Kirill Dmitriev, the chief executive of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), was uncompromising. “We have without question the best vaccine in the world,” he told Arab News. The vaccine, Sputnik V, which has been developed to counter the […]

Al-Qahtani must be released and Guantanamo closed

As law students working on Mohammed al-Qahtani’s case, we know his release is a question of humanity, not opinion. “We tortured Qahtani.” As law students working on Mohammed al-Qahtani’s case, it remains shocking to us that more than 10 years after this damning admission by a senior US government official – the only one of […]

Proud Boys leader released, must leave DC before Trump rally

Henry Tarrio pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges related to burning of Black Lives Matter banner. The leader of the right-wing Proud Boys group was ordered to leave Washington, DC, on Tuesday until a June court appearance in relation to felony and misdemeanour charges, according to court filings. Henry “Enrique” Tarrio, 36, was arrested […]

Azerbaijani prisoner released by Armenia alleges torture

Baku, Azerbaijan – Dilgam Asgarov’s mother is buried in Kalbajar district, the region in Azerbaijan where he was born. As a young man, still grieving and in pain, he used to visit her grave frequently. But in the early 1990s, when Armenia-backed forces captured the area as part of a bloody war with Azerbaijan over […]

Lori Loughlin released from prison after college admissions scam

Actor Lori Loughlin was released from prison on Monday after spending two months behind bars for paying half a million dollars in bribes to get her two daughters into college. Loughlin was released from the federal lockup in Dublin, California, where she had been serving her sentence for her role in the college admissions bribery […]

Pakistani Court Orders Men Released in Daniel Pearl Case

KARACHI, Pakistan — A Pakistani court on Thursday ordered the release of four men being held over the 2002 abduction and killing of the American journalist Daniel Pearl, arguing that they had been acquitted months ago, and that their continued detention was illegal. “These men have been rotting in jail for 18 years without committing […]

Video: Nigerian Schoolboys Released from Kidnappers

new video loaded: Nigerian Schoolboys Released from Kidnappers transcript Back transcript Nigerian Schoolboys Released from Kidnappers President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria said on Friday the country’s government would “keep on trying” to secure the country for all of its citizens after hundreds of boys kidnapped last week from their school were freed on Thursday night […]

Official inquiry into Christchurch attacks released: Timeline

The Royal Commission was tasked with investigating whether the attacks in which 51 died could have been prevented. New Zealand has released the report of a Royal Commission inquiry into the shootings at two Christchurch mosques in March 2019 in which 51 people were killed and many injured as they gathered for Friday prayers. Prime […]

Zimbabwe opposition VP Biti released on bail in assault case

Tendai Biti, vice president of Zimbabwe’s main opposition MDC alliance, denies charges of assaulting a Russian national. Zimbabwean police briefly arrested a former finance minister and top opposition alliance official late on Friday on the charge of assaulting a Russian national last month, his party’s spokeswoman has said. Tendai Biti, 53, was freed on $10,000 […]

Palestinian student released from Israeli jail after 15 months

Mays Abu Ghosh, a journalism student, says she faced psychological and physical torture under interrogation by Israeli forces. Mays Abu Ghosh, a 22-year-old Palestinian student, was released by Israeli forces on Monday, 15 months after she was arrested. Abu Ghosh, a journalism student at Birzeit University, was arrested in August 2019 and charged with being […]

Iran: Jailed rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh temporarily released #duzline #duzlinenews #follow4follow

Tehran, Iran – Prominent Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh has been temporarily released from prison after concerns mounted over her deteriorating health. The 57-year-old “went on furlough with the approval of the prosecutor presiding over women’s prison”, Mizan, the judiciary’s news website, said without providing any further details. Reza Khandan, Sotoudeh’s husband, confirmed the […]