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Man Accused of Murdering A Woman

Image Source by Precious Nkikita A man has to go on trial again, after pleading not guilty to murder and pleaded guilty to manslaughter. The Department of Public Prosecutions did not accept his plea. Roy Webster, a cabinet maker from Ashbree in Ashford, Co. Wicklow claims that Anne Shortall had planned to tell his wife

Malaysia Cancel Free Entry For North Koreans

Image Source by Aine Guerin Rice Next Monday, Malaysia will cancel visa-free entry for North Koreans coming into the country, due to the two nations having diplomatic ties between them worsening over the killing of Kim Jong Un’s half-brother two weeks ago. Malaysia has charged an Indonesian and Vietnamese woman for the murder of Kim

Malaysia Charge Two For Murder Of Kim Jong Nam

Image Source by Aine Guerin Rice An Indonesian woman and a Vietnamese woman will be charged by Malaysian prosecutors with the murder over their alleged involvement in the killing of North Korea’s ruler Kim Jong Un’s half brother Kim Jong Nam, the Southeast Asian country’s attorney general said on Tuesday. Kim Jong Nam was executed

Pistorius appeal denied by South African court

image: www.rte.ie by Dylan Goodman   Oscar Pistorius’ right to last appeal has been denied by South Africa’s top court. This news comes after The Supreme Court of Appeal upgraded the olympian’s conviction from culpable homicide to murder.   A spokesman for the National Prosecuting Authority, Luvuyo Mfaku confirmed to the press that Pistorius’ appeal

Omagh bombing charges dropped

image: irishamerica.com by David Diskin   Charges against Seamus Daly, accused of murdering 29 people in the 1998 Omagh bombing, have been dropped.   Daly, 45, had been on remand in prison since being charged with the bombing in April 2014.   Daly, who has always denied his involvement in the bombing, was one of

Not Guilty Verdict By Reason Of Insanity

image: independent.ie By Áine Flaherty A 29-year-old man who stabbed his ex-girlfriend to death in May 2014 has been found not guilty of murder by reason of insanity. Shane Smyth, from McGuinness House, Evans Lane, Kilkenny, was suffering from paranoid schizophrenia when he stabbed Mrs Moran several times. The murder took place at Market Cross

Putin acussed of approved murder of Litvinenko

by Eanna Walsh Russian prime minister Vladimir Putin has been accused of involvement in the murder of Alexander Litvinenko an open critic of Putin. The kremlin has denied any involvement in the killing. Litvinenko (43) died after he drank green tea laced with a radioactive isotope. The poisoners were former KGB bodyguard turned lawmaker Andrei Lugovoy