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Iranian Authorities: Sakineh Ashtiani may not be stoned


January 3rd, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tehran, Jan 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Iranian authorities have hinted that Sakineh Ashtiani may no longer be stoned but they did not indicate what other form of death she might face.The leading ... Read more...

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Iranian woman sentenced to death by stoning ‘was sold for sex to fund husband’s drug addiction’


December 16th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tehran, Dec 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The lawyer of condemned Iranian widow Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani has revealed that his client suffered from years of abuse from her late husband.Sakineh was allegedly ... Read more...

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Iran denies freeing woman who was sentenced to die by stoning


December 11th, 2010 - 1:07 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tehran, Dec 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Iran has denied reports that they have freed the woman who was sentenced to death by stoning. It ought to be mentioned that some human rights ... Read more...

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Iranian ‘death by stoning’ woman tortured to accept ’sin of adultery’: HR activist


November 16th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Nov 16 (ANI): Mina Ahadi, an activist of the German-based International Committee Against Stoning (Icas), who has been accused on TV of spreading the case of the Iranian woman sentenced to ... Read more...

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Iran brands Carla Bruni ‘adulteress’


November 10th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 10 (ANI): Iran has launched a second scathing attack on French First Lady Carla Bruni, branding her 'an adulteress' for supporting a woman facing death by stoning.The hardline newspaper Kayhan ... Read more...

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Son and lawyer of condemned woman tortured in Iran


October 29th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Oct 29 (IANS/AKI) The son and lawyer of a woman sentenced to death in Iran for adultery and helping kill her husband have been tortured in prison, said human rights groups.According ... Read more...

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Iran says German reporters are linked to “anti-evolutionary” network


October 12th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN, IRAN (BNO NEWS) -- While the German government seeks the release of two captured foreigners in Iran - who are believed to be German reporters - Iran says they are linked ... Read more...

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Iranian woman on death row disallowed to meet kids


September 12th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) Children of the Iranian woman, sentenced to death by stoning for adultery, said they were stopped by the authorities to meet their mother in prison, it was reported ... Read more...

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Iranian stoning-to-death woman ‘lashed 99 times’ for false picture published by Times


September 6th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 6 (ANI): The lawyer of an Iranian widow, Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, who was sentenced to death by stoning for adultery, has claimed that she has been subjected to '99 lashes' ... 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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Iran Ministry slams media for Carla Bruni ‘prostitute’ slur


September 1st, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 1 (ANI): Iran's foreign ministry has slammed the media for labelling French first lady Carla Bruni a "prostitute" after she pledged her support for a woman sentenced to 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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Lawyer in Iranian stoning case ’safe’ in Norway


August 9th, 2010 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Oslo, Aug 8 (DPA) Iranian lawyer Mohammad Mostafaei, who has defended a woman sentenced to death by stoning in Iran, Sunday said he was "safe" in Norway after fleeing from persecution in ... 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 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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Iran issues arrest warrant against stoning case lawyer, arrests relatives


July 26th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Iran has issued an arrest warrant against Mohammad Mostafaei, one of its acclaimed lawyers, who is fighting the case of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, sentenced to death by stoning, ... Read more...

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Iran pressurizes convicted woman to reveal campaigners names


July 22nd, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 22 (ANI): Iran is pressurizing Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, the woman it sentenced to death by stoning last month on charges of adultery, to reveal the names of the human right ... Read more...

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Western propaganda won’t prevent adulterous woman’s stoning: Iran justice official


July 12th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto (Canada), July 12 (ANI): An Iranian justice official has said that Western 'propaganda' will not prevent the law enforcement authorities of his country from going ahead with the execution by stoning ... Read more...

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Iranian authorities say that widow won’t be stoned


July 9th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tehran, July 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Officials of the Iranian Embassy in London have denied media reports that an Iranian widow is to be stoned. The Embassy officials spoke to the reporters ... Read more...

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Global outcry forces Iran to cancel stoning of adulterous woman


July 9th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 9 (ANI): Bowing to international pressure, Iran has said that it will not stone a woman to death after she was convicted of adultery.The Iranian embassy here issued a ... Read more...

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Iranian Mother Sentenced To Be Stoned, International Campaign Launched


July 6th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An international campaign has been launched on the behalf of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, an Iranian mother who has been sentenced to death by stoning after being found ... Read more...

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Iranian Mother Faces the Possibility Of Being Stoned To Death


July 6th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 6, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A 43-year-old Iranian mother, Sakineh Mohamamadi, is likely to face the sentence of being stoned to death after being convicted of perpetrating infidelity with ... 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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