Venezuelan journalist Luis Carlos Diaz had been accused of taking part in a plot to cause a nationwide blackout on Nicholas Maduro's attempt to silence and intimidate the media.
The police say some of them are not 'first-timers' and have done the same job before.
He says security agents detained his brother soon after his comments on Bashir's latest measures to quell weeks of protests against his three-decade-old rule.
A senior police official says arrival of more troops and arrests of leaders and activists of separatist groups is part of an election exercise undertaken to ensure fair elections.
The sisters fled to Hong Kong in September from a family holiday in Sri Lanka and were planning to fly on to Australia.
They had been detained since Dec 11 last year on suspicion of being involved in online gambling.
Youngsters are easily lured by promises of high salaries, says a government official.
Chief Minister Shafie Apdal says the state government is liaising with Wisma Putra for details of those detained since Dec 11.
Trudeau says it is unfortunate that China has arbitrarily and unfairly detained two Canadian citizens, and indeed in one of the cases is not respecting diplomatic immunity.
Anthony Ghosn told the JDD that his father’s lawyer has still not seen the prosecutor’s full case file.
The ministry says the United States detained Russian citizen Dmitry Makarenko on Dec. 29 on the Northern Mariana Islands.
This follows Canada's arrest of Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou.
Australian Border Force officers carried out raids in an Adelaide suburb and a town in New South Wales.
At least 34 people have been arrested for carrying masks, hammers, slingshots and rocks that could be used to attack police.
The footballer was detained at the Suvarnabhumi airport during a personal trip.
The Jacksonville Jaguars players involved were Barry Church, Ronnie Harrison, D. J. Hayden, and Jarrod Wilson.
Venezuela has attracted a great number of foreign journalists looking to report on its economic and political crises during four years of recession though many have been deported.
Bhante Shanghpriya Sujoy was detained after boys complained that they had been beaten, abused and forced to dance naked.
The Yangon court has been holding hearings since January to decide whether two Reuters reporters are guilty of breaching the colonial-era Official Secrets Act.
Vietnam's constitution allows freedom of assembly, but protests are often broken up by police.
Australian authorities say the videos found on the man's phone contravened the country's regulations.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo raised the issue of a detained American man of Vietnamese descent during meetings with senior Vietnamese officials in Hanoi.
North Korea’s nuclear weapons, China’s military muscle-flexing in the region and closer US-Vietnam relations were expected to be the main discussions between Pompeo and Vietnamese leaders.
Turkey ordered the detention of 271 soldiers in an operation targeting alleged supporters of the U.S.-based Islamic cleric.