Iranian couple sentenced to prison for dancing in the street

Iranian couple sentenced to prison for dancing in the street

CNN — An Iranian couple, both influential on social media, have been sentenced to long prison terms after a video emerged showing them dancing in a main square in the capital Tehran. In a video shared widely on social media, Astiyazh Haghighi, 21, is seen dancing without a headscarf with her fiancé Amir Mohammad Ahmadi, … Read more

Pakistan mosque attack: Suspects arrested after killing more than 100 people

Pakistan mosque attack: Suspects arrested after killing more than 100 people

CNN — Several suspects have been arrested in connection with Monday’s suicide bombing at a mosque in the northern Pakistani city of Peshawar that killed more than 100 people. Further arrests will take place following a major police investigation into the attack which injured 217 other people, Peshawar Police Chief Mohammad Aijaz Khan said. Authorities … Read more