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Ex-Peru president wanted for corruption arrested in US

Alejandro Toledo is suspected of involvement in the sprawling Odebrecht scandal in which it paid bribes to secure huge public works contracts.

Request for extradition of Zakir Naik ‘under consultation’, says India

New Delhi says it has been informed by Putrajaya the request is under consultation and the process will take time.

US seeks extradition of North Korean from Malaysia

Mun Chol Myong was arrested for alleged involvement in money-laundering in breach of sanctions against Pyongyang.

Britain tells China to honour Hong Kong freedoms

Britain calls China to honour its commitments to protect Hong Kong's freedoms in view of a proposed legislation allowing extraditions to the republic.

Huawei CFO’s lawyers seek to withdraw extradition proceedings

Meng Wanzhou's lawyers claim her extradition is being sought for political purposes as opposed to legitimate law enforcement reasons.

Why are we allowing Zakir Naik to stay?

Could the controversial preacher be an asset to the ruling coalition in the long run?

Hong Kong democracy activist freed from jail, vows to join mass...

The protests against the extradition bill have become the most significant challenge to China's relationship with the territory since it was handed back by Britain 22 years ago.

Dr M’s sudden concern about the Indian justice system

Malaysia has deported dozens of foreign nationals to countries like Egypt and Saudi Arabia where justice is fleeting and torture rampant.

UK court sets Assange US extradition hearing for February 2020

Julian Assange faces 18 counts in the US including conspiring to hack government computers and violating an espionage law.

Muslims in India will ensure fair trial for Zakir Naik, ex-MIC...

The former health minister adds to criticism of the prime minister's remarks on the Indian judiciary.

The Zakir Naik saga

Dr Zakir Naik should do the most honourable thing by returning to India of his own accord and facing the accusations against him.

India to continue pursuing Malaysia for Zakir Naik’s extradition

India's external affairs ministry assures fair trial for the preacher.

US formally asks UK to extradite WikiLeaks’ Assange

US and British security sources says US prosecutors sent the formal extradition request to UK authorities last week, shortly before the expiration of a legal deadline.

Thousands rally as Hong Kong readies for mass strikes over extradition...

Many youths could be seen dozing after a long night camped out as commuters made their way to work.

Dr M right in refusing to hand over Naik to India,...

As a permanent resident, Zakir Naik deserves protection, lawyer tells critics of Putrajaya's decision to refuse any extradition request from India.

New Zealand court orders govt to reconsider first China extradition decision

'It is a judgment that has profound human rights importance that will resonate throughout the common law world,' says lawyer Tony Ellis.

Mahathir stands by Malaysia’s right not to extradite Zakir Naik

Prime Minister says controversial preacher Zakir feels he may not get a fair trial in India.

Hong Kong leader says extradition bill will not be scrapped

Hong Kong's pro-Beijing leader says she has no plans to scrap a controversial plan to allow extraditions to the Chinese mainland, a day after huge crowds came out to oppose the proposal.

Huawei executive’s extradition hearings set for 2020 in Vancouver

Justice Minister David Lametti will make any final decisions on US extradition – a subject covered by a treaty between the two countries.

Swedish Assange hearing to decide on extradition request

A Swedish court hears arguments to decide whether prosecutors can proceed to request Julian Assange's extradition from the UK, after a 2010 rape probe was re-opened in May.

Abraaj founder wins bail appeal in London

Abraaj Group founder Arif Naqvi is required to surrender his Pakistani passport, be under 24-hour curfew and wear an electronic tag.

US man held for extradition over N.Korea embassy attack

Christopher Ahn allegedly belonged to a group calling itself 'Cheollima Civil Defense' which undertook the break-in to the embassy compound.

Indian extradited to US from Singapore in call centre fraud

So far, in the Indian call centre case, 24 domestic US defendants have been convicted and sentenced to up to 20 years in prison.

Julian Assange extradition could take months, or even years

Lawyers are trying their best to delay Julian Assange's extradition to beyond 2020 to the United States.