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Amir hosts Iftar for scholars, judges and imams

Amir hosts Iftar for scholars, judges and imams

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani hosted an Iftar banquet at the Amiri Diwan on Monday in honour of scholars, judges, imams and religious leaders ...

Italy judges say Salvini should be tried for 'kidnapping' migrants

Italy judges say Salvini should be tried for 'kidnapping' migrants

Italy's hardline Interior Minister Matteo Salvini should be tried for ‘aggravated kidnapping’ in connection with a summer stand-off over rescued migrants, a special court has ruled.

Iraq names judges to take over elections commission

Iraq names judges to take over elections commission

Iraq's Supreme Judicial Council, the highest judicial authority, named judges on Sunday tasked with taking over the country's elections commission following allegations of widespread violations ...

Amir hosts Iftar banquet for scholars, judges and imams

Amir hosts Iftar banquet for scholars, judges and imams

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Wednesday hosted an Iftar banquet in honour of scholars, judges, imams and religious leaders on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan.

Indian opposition moves to impeach chief justice

Indian opposition moves to impeach chief justice

Chief Justice Dipak Misra came under a cloud in January when the four next highest-ranking judges in the Supreme Court criticised his distribution of cases to judges and raised concerns about judicial appointments.

Maldives ex-leader Gayoom charged with terrorism

Maldives ex-leader Gayoom charged with terrorism

Eighty-year-old Gayoom and ten others -- including the sacked chief justice Abdulla Saeed -- were charged under state of emergency laws imposed in the paradise tourist island last month.

Philippine judges, court staff urge chief justice to resign

Philippine judges, court staff urge chief justice to resign

A group of judges and four court employees' organisations called on Monday for the Philippines' chief justice to step down and make a "sacrifice" to restore peace and order in the judiciary, a plea she strongly rejected.

Maldives president says judges plotted to overthrow him

Maldives president says judges plotted to overthrow him

The president of the Maldives on Tuesday accused judges of plotting to overthrow him, hours after he declared a state of emergency and ordered the arrest of the chief justice.

Senior judges open rift with India's chief justice

Senior judges open rift with India's chief justice

The judges said they were making their disagreement with Chief Justice Dipak Misra public after private talks failed to address what they said were serious problems with the running of India's highest court.

Bangladesh court ends MPs' power to sack judges

Bangladesh court ends MPs' power to sack judges

Bangladesh's Supreme Court has scrapped parliament's power to sack top judges, in a landmark verdict that lawyers said Wednesday bolstered the independence of the country's judiciary.

Al-Sada calls for oil prices above $50 to lift investment

Al-Sada calls for oil prices above $50 to lift investment

Qatar’s Energy Minister and Opec President HE Dr Mohamed bin Saleh al-Sada arrives for the Opec meeting in Vienna, Austria yesterday.

Philippine foreign affairs secretary to visit Qatar

Philippine foreign affairs secretary to visit Qatar

Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert Del Rosario is expected to visit Qatar in July to seek ways to further strengthen bilateral relations,