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Peruvian who escaped jail swapping places with his twin brother re-arrested

LIMA: A prisoner who staged a daring escape from a Peruvian jail by swapping places with his twin brother has been recaptured, police said. The head of Lima's kidnap investigation unit, Franco Moreno, told AFP police had captured the prisoner at a house in the capital's Callao district after a year on the run. He said 28-year-old Alexander Delgado was arrested on Monday after an intelligence operation lasting several months. Delgado, who was serving a 16-year-sentence for rape and robbery, walked out of Peru's…

Sikh militant commander recaptured after India jailbreak

NEW DELHI: A top Sikh militant commander was recaptured by police in the Indian capital on Monday, a day after he was freed in a dramatic jailbreak by a gang wearing police uniforms. Harminder Singh Mintoo, who heads a Sikh separatist group, was arrested on the outskirts of Delhi some 200 kilometres (124 miles) from the high-security prison in Punjab where he had been remanded on terror charges. "He was caught near Delhi early Monday and will be brought to Punjab," A S Chahal, a senior local police official said.…