World Mar 9, 2015

Lebanese pop star turned militant denies role in clashes

A former Lebanese pop star turned wanted Islamic militant denied in an interview broadcast Sunday that he took part in deadly clashes with the military and said he wants to return to his "normal, natural life" with his friends and family. The singer, Fadel Shaker, ...

National / Crime & Legal Jan 10, 2014

Security put in spotlight after escape

The escape of an alleged rapist from a Kawasaki prosecutor's office interrogation room this week highlights the insufficient security steps at such branches as well as the apparent lax guarding of suspected criminals.