India’s vice president rejects opposition bid to impeach top judge

India’s vice president rejects opposition bid to impeach top judge

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s vice president on Monday rejected an unprecedented petition by seven opposition parties to impeach the top judge for “misbehavior”, saying that the allegations were “neither tenable nor admissible”. The decision of Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu, who…

Four Scotland fans hauled to court after England rugby coach Eddie Jones was called a 'balding c**t' in train spat

Four Scotland fans hauled to court after England rugby coach Eddie Jones was called a 'balding c**t' in train spat

The four Scots allegedly called Jones a “balding c**t” as he sat in a standard-class carriage from Edinburgh to Manchester in February. British Transport Police today said they had charged three men aged 22, 23, and 25, from Edinburgh, and a 25-year-old man…

Alfie Evans parents launch last-ditch Supreme Court appeal to save son TODAY after court ruled he should have life support switched off

Alfie Evans parents launch last-ditch Supreme Court appeal to save son TODAY after court ruled he should have life support switched off

Parents Kate James and Tom Evans are expected to launch a further appeal at the Supreme Court today – begging the courts to overturn the decision to switch off the 23-month-old's life support. The family had been left heart-broken yesterday when three…

Ant McPartlin is 'truly sorry' for drink-drive crash that injured girl, 4, as he's fined £86k and handed 20-month road ban

Ant McPartlin is 'truly sorry' for drink-drive crash that injured girl, 4, as he's fined £86k and handed 20-month road ban

The troubled TV star, who is worth £60m, apologised profusely for "letting people down" today as he faced the music over last month's crash in Richmond, South West London. The 42-year-old presenter admitted he had "alcohol and emotional issues" after pleading guilty to being…

Egypt court upholds life sentence against Brotherhood leader

Egypt court upholds life sentence against Brotherhood leader

CAIRO (Reuters) – An Egyptian court upheld on Saturday a life sentence against Mohamed Badie, the leader of the banned Muslim Brotherhood, over 2013 violence, judicial sources said. FILE PHOTO: Muslim Brotherhood’s leader Mohamed Badie waves with the Rabaa sign, symbolizing support…

Cliff Richard arrives at court in battle with BBC over its ‘invasive’ coverage after sex assault claims

Cliff Richard arrives at court in battle with BBC over its ‘invasive’ coverage after sex assault claims

Sir Cliff Richard's lawyers have told a High Court judge that BBC coverage of a raid on the singer's home was a "very serious invasion" of privacy, and complained of television cameras being used to "spy" into someone's home. The 77-year-old singer…

Alfie Evans' life support to end as High Court sets date hospital can stop keeping tragic tot alive

Alfie Evans' life support to end as High Court sets date hospital can stop keeping tragic tot alive

The seriously ill tot's parents, Tom Evans and Kate James, heard the heartbreaking news this afternoon after posting of their fears that he would be "executed". The couple, from Liverpool, have been fighting against doctor's wishes to end their desperately ill son's…

Saudis begin investigating detainees who did not settle, newspaper…

Saudis begin investigating detainees who did not settle, newspaper…

RIYADH (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s public prosecutor has begun investigations and opening arguments in the corruption cases of princes, top officials and businessmen who were detained late last year, an official told pan-Arab newspaper Al Sharq Al Awsat on Sunday. Authorities rounded…