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Iran State TV Says 12 Killed in Protests

Iran State TV Says 12 Killed in Protests

No nationwide arrest figures have been released by authorities since the demonstrations began. In separate comments in a gathering of lawmakers on Monday, President Hassan Rouhani lashed out at his United States counterpart for commenting on the recent protests in Iran, saying the man who already called the Iranian people terrorists has no right to sympathize with the nation.


Outrage over YouTuber's dead body video

Outrage over YouTuber's dead body video

Paul and company then decide to venture closer to the body, filming their reactions along the way. The exchange, and the decision to upload images of the victim, prompted a wave of criticism online. Though they express shock they also make a serious of jokes. The figure has remained below 30,000 since 2012. Paul posted the very disturbing video to his account and it didn't sit well with his viewers at all.


Met Eireann issues fresh weather warning as new storm approaches

Met Eireann issues fresh weather warning as new storm approaches

Top temperatures 8 to 13 C. The year is about to get off to a windy start, with the latest named storm, Storm Eleanor , due to blast across the United Kingdom tonight, bringing rain, snow, and winds of up to 80mph. While a status yellow wind warning is in place for the rest of the country. Met √Čireann has put much of the country on its second highest alert a STATUS ORANGE for wind which will be accompanied by extensive rain which will make for extensive.


Triple talaq bill likely to be tabled in Rajya Sabha tomorrow

Triple talaq bill likely to be tabled in Rajya Sabha tomorrow

Meanwhile, Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad has convened a meeting of the leaders of the Congress as well as other parties in his Parliament chamber on Tuesday, before the bill is taken up. Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi wanted to know why the Congress was sad when the Muslim women were happy. "The Muslim women are happy, but I don't know why the Congress is sad", he added.


At least 20 dead in protests in Iran

At least 20 dead in protests in Iran

The protests have been stunning in their ferocity and geographic reach, spreading to far-flung towns and cities that are strongholds of the middle and working classes. Rouhani, who won a landslide election in May on a reformist agenda, promised the economy would improve after the 2015 nuclear agreement eased tough global sanctions, "but many Iranians say they haven't reaped the benefits", says the Los Angeles Times .


Kim says U.S. should know North Korean nuclear force a reality

Kim says U.S. should know North Korean nuclear force a reality

Kim's January 1 speeches have previously set the direction for tensions on the Korean peninsula. "This unilateral sanction will prevent illegal funds flowing to North Korea and contribute to reinforce worldwide communities' sanctions against North Korea", South Korea's finance ministry said in a statement.