A Pakistani female lawmaker threatened to burn herself after she was harassed by male colleagues in the parliament.
Hundreds of child refugees in various European countries, particularly Serbia, risk freezing to death as temperatures plunge to as low as minus -16C.
A Moroccan baby was denied the permission to live in Spain because, according to local officials, she hadn’t applied for it in person!
Iran’s laws fail to sufficiently protect women’s rights in family issues including marriage and divorce, said an Iranian lawmaker.
By arresting two political activists, Saudi Arabia has once again provoked international reactions.
Nasrollah Tajik, a veteran Iranian diplomat, has talked about the way he was captured in October 2006 by the British police based on an order from the White House.
The London-based Saudi newspaper Al-Hayat has drawn negative reactions after publishing an insulting cartoon about foreign workers in the Arab kingdom.
The secretary of Iraqi Assyrians has announced that the Iranian humanitarian aid shipment for Assyrians has arrived in Iraq.
A convict who had been sentenced to death for killing a boy at his 17 was pardoned by the victim’s next of kin.
Shahindokht Molaverdi, Iran’s Vice-President for Women and Family Affairs, says violence against women amounts to the violation of human rights, and should be stopped in Iran.