Barry Lyttle (L) and Patrick Lyttle (R) are pictured on 5 March

Man gets suspended sentence for attacking brother

24 Apr A Co Antrim man who caused serious head injuries to his younger brother during an incident on a night out in Australia has been given a 13-month suspended prison sentence by a court in Sydney.

Mohammed Ali Malek (L) and Mahmud Bikhit (R) were arrested on Monday when they arrived in Sicily with other survivors of the shipwreck

Captain of migrant boat to remain in custody

24 Apr An Italian judge has ordered that the presumed captain of a migrant boat that sank with the loss of more than 700 lives should remain in custody after prosecutors asked for him to be charged with homicide and people-trafficking.

Mumbai is India's financial capital

Police accused of raping and blackmailing model

24 Apr Police in Mumbai have arrested three officers who allegedly raped a model in a police station and then demanded several thousand euro as blackmail to keep quiet, a deputy commissioner said this morning.