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Madrid regional president steps down over stealing face cream

Madrid regional president steps down over stealing face cream

TEHRAN, April 25 - The president of Madrid’s regional government, accused of faking a master’s degree, has stepped down after video footage caught her stealing two tubes of anti-aging creams in 2011.
Brexit deal likely to be rejected by MPs over EU trade deal: David Davis

Brexit deal likely to be rejected by MPs over EU trade deal: David Davis

TEHRAN, April 25 - Britain's Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, has said that British MPs are likely to reject the deal unless an agreement on future trade with the EU has also been secured.
Top Bahraini military court upholds death sentences against 7 anti-regime activists

Top Bahraini military court upholds death sentences against 7 anti-regime activists

TEHRAN, April 25 - Bahrain’s highest military appellate court has upheld death sentences against seven anti-regime activists as the ruling Al Khalifah regime presses ahead with its heavy clampdown on political dissidents and pro-democracy activists in the kingdom.
Bulgaria slammed over media, women’s rights

Bulgaria slammed over media, women’s rights

TEHRAN, April 25 - Bulgarian authorities have demonstrated total disregard for systematic attacks on women by rejecting a European treaty designed to combat violence against women, the human rights group Bulgarian Helsinki Committee (BHC) said on Wednesday.
Kuwait orders Philippines ambassador to leave in domestic workers dispute

Kuwait orders Philippines ambassador to leave in domestic workers dispute

TEHRAN, April 25 - Kuwait on Wednesday ordered the Philippines ambassador to leave within a week and recalled its own envoy for consultations after embassy staff tried to "rescue" Filipino domestic workers amid reports of abuse.
Britain says working with allies on new Iran measures

Britain says working with allies on new Iran measures

TEHRAN, April 25 - The UK says it is working closely with allies to address issues relating to Iran, backing French President Emmanuel Macron’s talks with the US president at the White House.
Armenians protest amid proposal for new general election

Armenians protest amid proposal for new general election

TEHRAN, April 25 - Police took up positions in the center of the Armenian capital on Wednesday as tens of thousands of people protested against the ruling elite and the acting prime minister suggested new parliamentary elections to defuse the political crisis.
Indian court jails controversial guru for life over rape of teenage girl

Indian court jails controversial guru for life over rape of teenage girl

TEHRAN, April 25 - An Indian court has sentenced Asaram Bapu, a controversial popular guru, to life in prison for raping a teenage devotee under the pretext of ridding her of evil spirits, his lawyer says.
Pope invites Mideast religious leader for peace summit

Pope invites Mideast religious leader for peace summit

TEHRAN, April 25 - Pope Francis has invited leaders of all Christian denominations in the Middle East to join him in Italy in July to discuss how they can help bring peace to the region, the Vatican said on Wednesday.
Madrid regional president steps down over stealing face cream

Madrid regional president steps down over stealing face cream

TEHRAN, April 25 - The president of Madrid’s regional government, accused of faking a master’s degree, has stepped down after video footage caught her stealing two tubes of anti-aging creams in 2011.
Brexit deal likely to be rejected by MPs over EU trade deal: David Davis

Brexit deal likely to be rejected by MPs over EU trade deal: David Davis

TEHRAN, April 25 - Britain's Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, has said that British MPs are likely to reject the deal unless an agreement on future trade with the EU has also been secured.
Top Bahraini military court upholds death sentences against 7 anti-regime activists

Top Bahraini military court upholds death sentences against 7 anti-regime activists

TEHRAN, April 25 - Bahrain’s highest military appellate court has upheld death sentences against seven anti-regime activists as the ruling Al Khalifah regime presses ahead with its heavy clampdown on political dissidents and pro-democracy activists in the kingdom.
Bulgaria slammed over media, women’s rights

Bulgaria slammed over media, women’s rights

TEHRAN, April 25 - Bulgarian authorities have demonstrated total disregard for systematic attacks on women by rejecting a European treaty designed to combat violence against women, the human rights group Bulgarian Helsinki Committee (BHC) said on Wednesday.
Kuwait orders Philippines ambassador to leave in domestic workers dispute

Kuwait orders Philippines ambassador to leave in domestic workers dispute

TEHRAN, April 25 - Kuwait on Wednesday ordered the Philippines ambassador to leave within a week and recalled its own envoy for consultations after embassy staff tried to "rescue" Filipino domestic workers amid reports of abuse.
Britain says working with allies on new Iran measures

Britain says working with allies on new Iran measures

TEHRAN, April 25 - The UK says it is working closely with allies to address issues relating to Iran, backing French President Emmanuel Macron’s talks with the US president at the White House.
Armenians protest amid proposal for new general election

Armenians protest amid proposal for new general election

TEHRAN, April 25 - Police took up positions in the center of the Armenian capital on Wednesday as tens of thousands of people protested against the ruling elite and the acting prime minister suggested new parliamentary elections to defuse the political crisis.
Indian court jails controversial guru for life over rape of teenage girl

Indian court jails controversial guru for life over rape of teenage girl

TEHRAN, April 25 - An Indian court has sentenced Asaram Bapu, a controversial popular guru, to life in prison for raping a teenage devotee under the pretext of ridding her of evil spirits, his lawyer says.
Pope invites Mideast religious leader for peace summit

Pope invites Mideast religious leader for peace summit

TEHRAN, April 25 - Pope Francis has invited leaders of all Christian denominations in the Middle East to join him in Italy in July to discuss how they can help bring peace to the region, the Vatican said on Wednesday.