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1 OF 2. Schoolchildren take part in a prayer for victims of the Taliban attack on the Army Public School in Peshawar, in the northern Indian city of Mathura, December 17, 2014. At least 132 students and nine staff members were killed on Tuesday when Taliban gunmen broke into the school and opened fire, witnesses said, in the bloodiest massacre the country has seen for years.
CREDIT: REUTERS/K. K. ARORA (INDIA - TAGS: CIVIL UNREST CRIME LAW SOCIETY)
Reuters 17 Mar 2015
Pakistan hanged 12 male convicts on Tuesday, an Interior Ministry spokesman said, the largest number of people executed...
© AFP | A Bahraini protester carries a picture of Sheikh Ali Salman during clashes with police after a demonstration against Salman's arrest and to mark the 4th anniversary of an uprising on February 13, 2015, in Salman's home village Bilad al-Qadeem
 
 
 
Reuters 26 Feb 2015
Three Shia Muslim men were sentenced to death by a Bahrain court on Thursday and seven others were given a life term...
Reuters 24 Feb 2015
An Islamic court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced a man to death for renouncing his Muslim faith, the English-language...
Mohamed Morsy and Mohamed Badie
Al-Masry Al-Youm 29 Apr 2014
The Beni Suef University council held a meeting on Tuesday afternoon and agreed to fire Muslim Brotherhood Supreme...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 24 Apr 2013
Kafr al-Sheikh Criminal Court reduced the sentences of eleven convicted rapists Tuesday, handing them prison terms on...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 20 Mar 2013
  Salah Abdel Azim, 25, died Wednesday at the Mansoura University Hospital to become the 48th victim of Port Said...
AFP 05 Mar 2013
Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International urged Saudi authorities to halt Tuesday's scheduled executions of...
MENA
Egypt Independent
29 Jan 2013
Egypt's Grand Mufti Ali Gomaa has approved a death sentence delivered in absentia for seven Coptic Egyptian expats...
AFP 02 Dec 2012
  Iran has suspended the death sentence against a computer programmer convicted for allegedly designing a...
Iraqi officers in a graduation ceremony at a police academy. A suicide bomber killed 15 people and wounded more than 20 others as he blew himself up in front of a police academy in Baghdad on Sunday, Iraqi security officials said. (AFP Photo/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
AFP 11 Nov 2012
Iraqi authorities executed 10 men on Sunday, a spokesperson said, bringing to 129 the number of people put to death...