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    Cosby appeals sexual assault conviction

  2. FILE PHOTO: Ahmed Mansoor, one of the five political activists pardoned by the United Arab Emirates

    UAE court upholds 10-year jail sentence of rights activist Mansoor

    A court in the United Arab Emirates upheld on Monday a 10-year jail sentence against pro-democracy campaigner Ahmed Mansoor for criticising the ...
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    Maldives' top court cancels jail sentence of former president

    The Maldives Supreme Court on Monday canceled former president Mohamed Nasheed’s 13-year jail sentence after a review of the controversial ...
  4. City Harvest Church founder Kong Hee and his wife Sun Ho, also known as Ho Yeow Sun, arrive at the

    Kong Hee apologises for ‘unwise decisions’, to begin jail term on Apr 21

    Pastor Kong Hee adds that he is at peace with serving his three-and-a-half-year jail term that begins on Friday (Apr 21).
  5. City Harvest Church founder Kong Hee and his wife Sun Ho, also known as Ho Yeow Sun, arrive at the

    City Harvest Church 'deeply saddened' by appeal decision

    The church's management board also asked its members to continue praying for the six leaders and their families as they go through this "difficult ...
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    Rapist’s 17-year jail sentence reduced to 15 years by apex court

    The Court of Appeal accepted Chang Kar Meng’s argument that the sentence is “out of line” with sentences previously imposed in similar cases of ...
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    Public prosecutor decides not to appeal Joshua Robinson sentence

    The four-year sentence for the American MMA instructor having sex with two 15-year-old girls drew public criticism.
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    Singapore’s Uber, Grab drivers now need to be licensed

    The Land Transport Authority is given powers to enforce rules pertaining to private hire-car operators, alongside a slew of changes toughening ...
  9. Carrie Lam Hong Kong

    Hong Kong leadership favourite testifies in corruption trial

    Donald Tsang is charged with misconduct and bribery while he was Hong Kong's chief executive and is the highest-ranking official to be taken to ...
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    Russian student who pursued IS lover to Syria risks jail

    Varvara Karaulova is on trial in the high-profile case after she was detained last year as she tried to cross into war-torn Syria.