S. Korea's business and political communities were separated over a local court's ruling to put Lee Jae-yong, the heir-apparent of Samsung Group, behind bars.
The Seoul Central District Court was delivering its verdict on charges against Lee, 49, ranging from bribery to perjury in a scandal that led to the ouster in March of the then president, Park Geun-hye.
In December 2016, the high court had directed the state government's home department to ensure that all courts in the state have video conferencing facilities by March this year.
An NGO that centers on ethics issues filed a similar suit in January. But this is the first one presented by government entities.
South Korea's ousted president Park Geun-Hye arrived at a detention centre near Seoul early on Friday after being arrested over the corruption and abuse of power scandal that brought her down.
As a result, successful H-1B visa applicants are expected to be determined by the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) through a lottery system.
Nader Saadeh pleaded guilty on Thursday in US District Court to conspiring with others to provide material support to ISIS.
The accused was allegedly caught with a sword by the Gandhi Nagar police on Friday night.
A day after firing and bomb attack on the district court premises in Faizabad, local administration on July 10 beefed up the security in the area.
BJP leader Giriraj Singh on Tuesday surrendered in a district court and was later granted bail in a case of alleged hate speech lodged in Patna.
No injuries were reported after the incident. The police is interrogating the accused.
President Barack Obama has nominated yet another Indian American, Manish S Shah, to the key post of US District Court judge for the Northern District of his home state of Illinois.
A Florida family who spends their time together hunting for treasure struck it rich over the weekend, hauling up an estimated $300,000 worth of gold from an historic wreckage in the Atlantic Ocean.
A similar attempt by the survivor early in 2013 was shot down by another district court.
A district court restrained Star from exhibiting and telecasting shows under the trademark 'Master Chef India 2'.
Barring any settlements, a trial between Oracle and Google is expected to begin by November 2011.
Zuckerberg declared under oath that he didn't sign the alleged contract with Paul Ceglia.
Facebook and Zuckerberg called the plaintiff "an inveterate scam artist."
A fair price shop owner has been found guilty of charging Rs three extra.