World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 30, 2014
An Afghan waiter has been sentenced to five years in jail for molesting an Indian girl in a lift in the UAE.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 22, 2014
Five foreigners, including two women have been sentenced by a Dubai court for up to three years in jail for attacking and robbing a 24-year-old Indian in Dubai, a media report said.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 9, 2014
An Indian is among three housemaids sentenced to three months in jail for stealing 35,500 dirhams (about $9,500) from their employer in Dubai.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday May 7, 2014
A court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced the editor of an Internet forum he founded to discuss the role of religion in the conservative Islamic kingdom to 10 years in jail and 1,000 lashes, Saudi media reported on Wednesday.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 30, 2014
The Dubai Criminal Court has sentenced a man to a suspended six-month jail term for rendering permanently disabled a finger of an Indian expatriate, a media report said.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday March 30, 2014
An Indian national living in the UAE was on Sunday sentenced to three months in jail for molesting a seven-year-old girl in a lift.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 12, 2014
A 27-year-old Indian-origin woman, convicted of arson leading to her husband's death two years ago, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison by a court in the US state of Texas.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 10, 2014
An Indian national in Dubai was on Monday sentenced to one month jail for making a hoax bomb threat and fined 2,000 dirhams (about $500) for consuming alcohol without a permit.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday January 23, 2014
Although almost 80 per cent of Indian prisoners in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are eligible for relocation to Indian jails under the Transfer of Sentenced Persons Agreement, only about 10 per cent wish to serve their remaining sentence back home.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 20, 2014
A 26-year-old Indian man has been sentenced to three months in jail for molesting a domestic help in the elevator of an apartment block in Dubai.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 12, 2013
A court in Dubai has sentenced an Indian national to three months in jail followed by deportation for molesting a Zimbabwean woman.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 29, 2013
A court in Bahrain has sentenced a 32-year-old Indian man to three years in jail for allegedly forging credit cards.
World News | Reuters | Monday July 22, 2013
The United Arab Emirates has pardoned a Norwegian woman who was sentenced to jail for illicit sex after she reported being raped by a colleague while on a visit to Dubai, the Norwegian foreign minister said on Monday.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday July 20, 2013
A Norwegian woman sentenced to 16 months in jail in Dubai for having sex outside marriage after she reported an alleged rape said she decided to speak out in hopes of drawing attention to the risks of outsiders misunderstanding the Islamic-influenced...
Alpan Saxena | Wednesday July 3, 2013
Maanyata Dutt has confirmed that her husband Sanjay Dutt, who is currently completing his three-and-half-year jail sentence, has cancelled Dubai premiere of Policegiri. Instead, he suggested to organise paid premiere to raise funds for Uttarakhand fl...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 7, 2013
Three Bahrainis have been given two years jail term for assaulting two Indian tailors with scissors and wooden planks in that country in 2011.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 4, 2013
An Indian man in Bahrain has been sentenced to jail for two years for embezzling 30,000 Bahraini dinars from his employer.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 15, 2013
A court in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has upheld a jail term awarded to a 37-year-old Indian man for molesting a Sri Lankan domestic help earlier this year.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 9, 2013
Two Pakistani men, who clubbed an Indian national to death following quarrel over buying liquor, have been sentenced to five years in jail by a Dubai court.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 28, 2013
Two Indian men have been sentenced to one year in prison each and flogging for manufacturing and selling liquor in Saudi Arabia where alcohol is strictly prohibited.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 31, 2012
A 43-year-old Briton who allegedly pinched a young woman's derriere in a Dubai bar may have to spend up to 15 years in jail.Steven Sherriff insists that he was mistaken for the groper. A 23-year-old redhead claimed that someone squeezed her left derr...
Sumita Chatterjee | Wednesday June 8, 2011
A man promoting fake concerts of singer Mariah Carey has been sentenced to jail for 21 months
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 17, 2010
An Indian who spent 16 months in prison for not being able to pay up a fine for an offence he had committed has been released. Gopal Ram, the 42-year-old man from Rajasthan, left for his hometown in India on Thursday four years after he arrived in UAE. He has beco...
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 13, 2010
As India and UAE work out an agreement for prisoner exchange, Indians serving sentences in Dubai jails appear wary of the prospect of completing their terms in prisons at home, with some describing the detention centres in India as "hell".Many Indian prisoners here in fact dread the prospect and are...