PM moves to allay national security fears after Mossad agents issue
Ismail Sabri Yaakob says he is waiting for a report from the police and the National Security Council on the matter.
Israel's Mossad now hiring Malay-Muslim mercenaries to nab Palestinian activists?
However, the mercenaries in this case were believed to have bungled the operation, nabbing the less prized of two men.
Man pleads guilty to abducting four-year-old Australian Cleo Smith
Cleo Smith disappeared from her family's tent in Western Australia in October, sparking a major search operation that many feared would end in tragedy.
Haiti gang leader threatens to kill hostages in video
The footage released on social media showed Wilson Joseph, wearing a suit and surrounded by armed men, in front of coffins containing the bodies of five members of his gang.
Haiti gang seeks US$1 million per person for kidnapped missionaries
Talks are under way with kidnappers to seek the release of the missionaries abducted over the weekend outside the capital, Port-au-Prince, by a gang called 400 Mawozo.
US missionaries kidnapped in Haiti as gangs grow more brazen
The group was in Haiti to visit an orphanage when their bus was hijacked on Saturday outside the capital Port-au-Prince, amid a spike in kidnappings following the murder of President Jovenel Moise.
Kidnapped women and children freed in Nigeria
Kidnapping for ransom is increasingly common in the region but authorities say no ransom was paid in this case.
No evidence Afghan ambassador’s daughter was kidnapped, Pakistan says
The interior ministry says investigators watched 700 hours of CCTV footage and searched 200 taxis.
Daughter of Afghan ambassador kidnapped and tortured in Pakistan
Hospital reports say she was admitted with swellings and rope marks on her wrists and ankles.
All 279 kidnapped Nigerian students released, governor says
Heavily-armed criminal gangs in northwest and central Nigeria have stepped up attacks in recent years, kidnapping for ransom, raping and pillaging.
344 Nigerian schoolboys released after mass kidnapping
It remains unclear if all the abducted schoolboys have been released, amid ongoing uncertainty over the number taken in the first place.
Boko Haram claims kidnapping of Nigerian students
The same group was behind the 2014 abduction of hundreds of schoolgirls in Chibok.