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Vatican In Contact With Iran To Save Iranian Woman From Stoning


September 6th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Vatican has intervened in the case of the stoning of an Iranian woman over charges of adultery. The case has already managed to gain widespread ... Read more...

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Vatican Making Diplomatic Moves To Save Iranian Woman From Stoning


September 6th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 6, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Vatican tried to save an Iranian woman from stoning by resorting to behind the door diplomacy on Sunday.Vatican has condemned the brutal form ... Read more...

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Iran woman facing stoning to death sentenced to 99 lashes for false picture published by Times


September 5th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 5 (ANI): Iran has reportedly sentenced Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, the 43-year-old Iranian woman who faces execution by stoning after being convicted of adultery, to 99 lashes in prison for "spreading ... Read more...

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Iranian ‘death by stoning’ woman’s son claims she was subjected to mock execution


September 1st, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 1 (ANI): The son of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, the Iranian woman sentenced to death by stoning, has claimed that the Iranian authorities had prepared her for a mock execution, and ... Read more...

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Paris, Tehran blast Iran media insults of Carla Bruni


August 31st, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran/Paris, Aug 31 (DPA) Both the Iranian and French governments Tuesday condemned the Iranian media for calling the French first lady, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, "immoral" and a "prostitute". Iranian media attacked Bruni-Sarkozy after she ... Read more...

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Execution of Iranian woman for adultry on hold


August 30th, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 29 (IANS) The Human Rights Headquarters of the Iranian Judiciary said Sunday that the death sentence awarded to a woman for adultery is final, but has been put on hold ... Read more...

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Family of Iranian woman to be stoned refused prison visits


August 28th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.28 (ANI): A lawyer and the family of a Iranian woman sentenced to death by stoning, have been denied visits to the prison where she is lodged, her son told the ... Read more...

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Carla pleads for woman sentenced to stoning in Iran


August 24th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Aug 24 (DPA) French First Lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy expressed her support for an Iranian woman sentenced to be stoned to death, in an open letter published on the internet. "My husband will ... Read more...

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Iran woman facing stoning confesses to adultery in a video


August 13th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tehran, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The video of a an Iranian woman who is facing stoning after being accused of adultery has been shown by a government owned TV station on Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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Iranian Woman, Sentenced To Death By Stoning, Allegedly Confesses Under Torture


August 13th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 13, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): 43-year-old Sakineh Mohammadi-Ashtiani happens to be a woman of the Islamic Republic of Iran. She has been the recipient of the punishment of death by ... Read more...

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Iran woman sentenced to death by stoning ‘confesses’ to adultery, murder on state TV


August 12th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.12 (ANI): An Iranian woman whose sentence to death by stoning sparked an international outcry is feared to be facing imminent execution, after she told state-run TV that she had committed ... Read more...

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Brazil makes formal offer of asylum to convicted Iranian woman


August 11th, 2010 - 7:56 am ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Aug 11 (DPA) The Brazilian government has made an official offer of asylum to an Iranian woman - Sakineh Mohammadi-Ashtiani - who has been sentenced to death by stoning for adultery ... Read more...

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Iranian ’stoning to death’ widow says false sentence due to her being a woman


August 7th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 7 (ANI): Iranian woman Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, who has been sentenced to death by stoning, has accused Tehran of lying about the charges against her to pave the way to ... Read more...

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Brazil president says asylum offer to adulterous Iran woman is humanitarian gesture


August 4th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Aug. 4 (ANI): The decision to give refuge to a convicted Iranian woman should be seen as a humanitarian act without political motives, said Brazilian President Luiz Inacio ... Read more...

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Brazil President offers asylum to potential Iran stoning victim Ashtiani


August 2nd, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 2, (ANI): Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva has offered asylum to Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, the Iranian woman sentenced to death by stoning for 'adultery'.This move has raised ... Read more...

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Brazil offers asylum to woman condemned to death in Iran


August 1st, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Curitiba (Brazil), Aug 1 (DPA) Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva offered to give asylum to an Iranian woman condemned to death by stoning for adultery. Lula said Saturday that Sakineh Mohammadi ... Read more...

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Global support pours in for Iranian ’stoning to death verdict’ woman


July 31st, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 31 (ANI): Human rights activists and supporters of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, the Iranian woman whose sentence of death by stoning on 'adultery charges' was lifted earlier this month and changed ... Read more...

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‘Ashtiani fainted, wandered like ‘ghost in shock’ for few days after verdict’, says former cellmate


July 28th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 28 (ANI): A former cellmate of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, the Iranian woman who has been sentenced to death by stoning on 'adultery' charges, at Evin prison in Iran, said she ... Read more...

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Iranian mother to be stoned to death


July 6th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tehran, July 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An Iranian woman is said to be slated for stoning to death in Iran. The 43-year-old Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani who has two children has been found ... Read more...

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Iranian Mother To Be Stoned To Death, Human Rights Calls For International Support


July 6th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Tehran, July 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sakineh Mohammadie Ashtiani who happens to be the mother of two children has been issued orders to be stoned to death. Reportedly, the stoning order ... Read more...

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Children of Iranian woman facing ‘death by stone’ challenges verdict


July 3rd, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 3 (ANI): Children of a 43-year-old Iranian woman, facing death by stoning, have launched an international campaign challenging the Iranian barbaric conviction 'stone to death' for allegedly having 'illicit relationship ... Read more...

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Iranian mother sentenced to death by stoning


July 1st, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, July 1 (ANI): An Iranian woman, who has been charged with committing adultery with two men involved in the killing of her husband, is to be stoned to death.Forty-three-year-old Sakineh Mohamamadi ... Read more...

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Google, other sites suspended in Iran


February 11th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 11 (IANS/AKI) Iran suspended access to internet sites including Gmail, the Google email service, as thousands of people took to the streets Thursday to mark the anniversary of the ... Read more...

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Filmmakers find a new political voice in Iran


December 10th, 2009 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Dec 10 (IANS/AKI) Shirin Neshat is leading a new generation of Iranian filmmakers who are creating films that may never be screened in their own country. Neshat, who won the ... Read more...

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Murdered Iranian woman’s killer identified


August 20th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Aug.20 (ANI): The man accused of killing Iranian woman protester Neda Soltan during an opposition rally against the June 20 presidential result, has been identified as Abbas Kargar Javid, a pro-government ... Read more...

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US shocked by Iranian claims that Neda’s death was staged (Lead)


July 2nd, 2009 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (DPA) Iranian claims that the death of a young Iranian woman was staged during the recent demonstrations to tarnish the government's image is "shocking" and equate to a ... Read more...

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Iranian claims Neda’s death staged ’shocking’: US


July 2nd, 2009 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (DPA) Iranian claims that the shooting death of a young Iranian woman was staged during the demonstrations to tarnish the government's image is "shocking" and equate to a ... Read more...

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In death, Iranian woman gives voice to resistance


June 24th, 2009 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington/Tehran, June 24 (DPA) In the four days since her murder on the streets of Tehran, Neda Agha Soltan has become the face of the anti-government movement in Iran. The amateur video ... Read more...

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Massive Iranian protests, a ‘revolution in the making’


June 23rd, 2009 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): A general strike of private businesses being planned across Iran and supporters of Mir Hossein Mousavi unlikely to back down, could be portents of a revolution in the ... Read more...

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13 dead in Tehran protests - extremely graphic video


June 21st, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Iranian state TV is broadcasting unconfirmed reports that at least 13 people that it has labeled as “terrorists” were killed and over 100 injured in clashes with security forces during protests ... Read more...

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Sean Penn claims he didnt demand ”experimental” movie role to be cut


March 23rd, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): Sean Penn has blasted rumours that he had demanded his role in new movie Crossing Over to be cut because of a controversial scene in the film.However, ... Read more...

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