World Cup 2018: Footballer’s hair ‘too wild’ for Iranian TV

World Cup 2018: Footballer’s hair ‘too wild’ for Iranian TV

Image copyright EPA Image caption Former Barcelona defender Carles Puyol (right) was a speaker at an event in Madrid in May 2018 with Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola (left) We have all had bad hair days, times when grooming didn’t quite work out, but it’s rare we expect our carefully-maintained, glossy locks to land us […]

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM’s wife charged with fraud

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM’s wife charged with fraud

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said the claims against his wife are “absurd” The wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged with fraud relating to the alleged misuse of state funds. Sara Netanyahu is charged with misusing 359,000 shekels ($100,000; £77,000) for catering services at the […]

World Cup 2018: Football star’s ‘long hair’ too wild for TV

World Cup 2018: Football star’s ‘long hair’ too wild for TV

Image copyright EPA Image caption Former Barcelona defender Carles Puyol (right) was a speaker at an event in Madrid in May 2018 with Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola (left) We have all had bad hair days, times when grooming didn’t quite work out, but it’s rare we expect our carefully-maintained, glossy locks to land us […]

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM’s wife charged with fraud

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM’s wife charged with fraud

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said the claims against his wife are “absurd” The wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged with fraud relating to the alleged misuse of state funds. Sara Netanyahu is charged with misusing 359,000 shekels ($100,000; £77,000) for catering services at the […]

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM’s wife charged with fraud

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM’s wife charged with fraud

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said the claims against his wife are “absurd” The wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged with fraud relating to the alleged misuse of state funds. Sara Netanyahu is charged with misusing 359,000 shekels ($100,000; £77,000) for catering services at the […]

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM’s wife charged with fraud

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM’s wife charged with fraud

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said the claims against his wife are “absurd” The wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged with fraud relating to the alleged misuse of state funds. Sara Netanyahu is charged with misusing 359,000 shekels ($100,000; £77,000) for catering services at the […]

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM’s wife charged with fraud

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM’s wife charged with fraud

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said the claims against his wife are “absurd” The wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged with fraud relating to the alleged misuse of state funds. Sara Netanyahu is charged with misusing 359,000 shekels ($100,000; £77,000) for catering services at the […]

Syria war: Thousands flee fighting in south-west as troops mobilise

Syria war: Thousands flee fighting in south-west as troops mobilise

Image copyright AFP Image caption The uprising against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad began in the city of Deraa Hundreds of families have fled rebel-held areas of south-western Syria in anticipation of a government offensive. The UN said at least 2,500 people had been displaced in Deraa province in recent days but a monitoring group put […]

Women finally allowed in Iran stadium

Women finally allowed in Iran stadium

Media captionDelighted women shared photos of themselves inside Tehran’s Azadi stadium To the sound of horns, chanting and laughing, women were finally allowed inside football stadiums in Iran on Wednesday, fulfilling lifelong dreams of watching a game. The last time women were able to attend a football match in Iran was in 1979, but on […]

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM’s wife charged with fraud

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM’s wife charged with fraud

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said the claims against his wife are “absurd” The wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged with fraud relating to the alleged misuse of state funds. Sara Netanyahu is charged with misusing 359,000 shekels ($100,000; £77,000) for catering services at the […]