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Vladimir Koshlyak and Alnur Musayev ©REUTERS
Viennese court acquits two men of murder in high-profile Aliyev's case; Kazakhstan contends Austrian judge biased

Vladimir Koshlyak and Alnur Musayev acquitted by jury in Austria of murdering two Kazakhstani bankers back in 2007.

Viennese court acquits two men of murder in high-profile Aliyev's case; Kazakhstan contends Austrian judge biased
Vadim Koshlyak and Alnur Musayev ©REUTERS
Aliyev's accomplices back in custody

Rakhat Aliyev's alleged accomplices in the murder of two bankers are taken back into custody in Austria.

Aliyev's accomplices back in custody
Co-defendents of Rakhat Aliyev, former head of the Kazakh secret service KNB Alnur Mussayev (R) and Vadim Koshlyak, sit in the dock before their trial in Vienna April 14, 2015 ©REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bad
Aliyev's accomplices released from detention in Austrian courtroom

Two of Aliyev's accomplices in the trial into the double-murder of Kazakh bankers back in 2007, have been released in the courtroom over contradicting evidence.

Aliyev's accomplices released from detention in Austrian courtroom
Kerry: US seeks 'transparent, real' probe into Nemtsov murder
Kerry: US seeks 'transparent, real' probe into Nemtsov murder

US Secretary of State John Kerry urged Russia to carry out a "thorough, transparent, real investigation" into the murder of a Russian opposition leader.

Kerry: US seeks 'transparent, real' probe into Nemtsov murder
Russian opposition leader Nemtsov shot dead: official
Russian opposition leader Nemtsov shot dead: official

Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov was shot dead in central Moscow late ahead of a major opposition rally this weekend, investigators and police said.

Russian opposition leader Nemtsov shot dead: official
Rakhat Aliyev ©REUTERS
Kazakhstan's Rakhat Aliyev found dead in Austrian prison

Former son-in-law of Kazakshtan President Rakhat Aliyev has been found dead in his solitary confinemen in an Austrian prison.

Kazakhstan's Rakhat Aliyev found dead in Austrian prison
Rakhat Aliyev. Photo courtesy of azattyq.org
Rakhat Aliyev trial in Vienna postponed

The trial on murder-related charges against the former son-in-law of Kazakhstan's President has been postponed in Vienna.

Rakhat Aliyev trial in Vienna postponed
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Kazakhstani journalists lay flowers near French Consulate in memory of colleagues from Charlie Hebdo

Kazakhstani journalists have laid flowers near the French Consulate in Almaty to honor the victims of the terrorist attack at the French Charlie Hebdo newspaper.

Kazakhstani journalists lay flowers near French Consulate in memory of colleagues from Charlie Hebdo
Rakhat Aliyev. Photo courtesy of azattyq.org
Viennese prosecutors charge Rakhat Aliyev with double-murder

Austrian prosecutors have formally charged the fugitive Kazakh tycoon Rakhat Aliyev with murdering two bankers in Kazakhstan in 2007.

Viennese prosecutors charge Rakhat Aliyev with double-murder
Murder plot charge against AC/DC drummer dropped
Murder plot charge against AC/DC drummer dropped

A charge alleging that AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd was involved in a murder plot was dropped after New Zealand authorities found there was insufficient evidence

Murder plot charge against AC/DC drummer dropped
UK police find suspect's body in hunt for schoolgirl's killer
UK police find suspect's body in hunt for schoolgirl's killer

A body found in a London woodland is that of the Latvian prime suspect in the murder of schoolgirl Alice Gross.

UK police find suspect's body in hunt for schoolgirl's killer
British Prime Minister David Cameron. RIA Novosti©
British PM confirms 'brutal murder' of Alan Henning by IS group

British Prime Minister confirmed the "brutal murder" of aid worker Alan Henning by the Islamic State group Friday and vowed to bring his killers to justice.

British PM confirms 'brutal murder' of Alan Henning by IS group
France's Hollande denounces 'cowardly' hostage murder
France's Hollande denounces 'cowardly' hostage murder

French President Francois Hollande denounced the "cowardly" murder of a French hostage in Algeria and vowed not to give in to the Islamic State group.

France's Hollande denounces 'cowardly' hostage murder
Colombia posts lowest murder rate in 10 years: officials
Colombia posts lowest murder rate in 10 years: officials

Homicides in Colombia fell to their lowest rate in a decade, plummeting more than nine percent in 2013 compared to the previous year, officials said.

Colombia posts lowest murder rate in 10 years: officials
Malaysian sentenced to death for French tourist murder
Malaysian sentenced to death for French tourist murder

A Malaysian shopkeeper was sentenced to death after a court found him guilty of murdering a French tourist on a popular resort island.

Malaysian sentenced to death for French tourist murder
Mother stabs French teacher to death in front of pupils
Mother stabs French teacher to death in front of pupils

A primary school in southern France was in shock after a teacher was stabbed to death in front of her young pupils by a student's mother described as having "psychiatric problems".

Mother stabs French teacher to death in front of pupils
Argentine 'Dirty War' officers guilty of killing bishop
Argentine 'Dirty War' officers guilty of killing bishop

Two retired military officers were sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a Catholic bishop during Argentina's 1976-1983 dictatorship.

Argentine 'Dirty War' officers guilty of killing bishop
Guatemalan ex-guerrilla convicted of indigenous massacre
Guatemalan ex-guerrilla convicted of indigenous massacre

A Guatemalan court handed down the country's first conviction of a leftist guerrilla leader for the killings of indigenous farmers during the 1960-1996 civil war.

Guatemalan ex-guerrilla convicted of indigenous massacre
Justin Ross Harris. ©Reuters/Kelly Huff
US dad charged with murder after son bakes to death in car

A US man has been charged with murdering his nearly two-year-old son by leaving him in a hot car for seven hours and could face the death penalty if convicted.

US dad charged with murder after son bakes to death in car
Helene Pastor. Photo courtesy of giornaledipuglia.com
Son-in-law charged with contract killing of Monaco heiress

The son-in-law of a Monaco heiress gunned down in a Mafia-style killing has been charged with her murder paying hitmen for the brazen attack that has shaken the principality's super-rich.

Son-in-law charged with contract killing of Monaco heiress