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Sonia Pereiro Mendez was said to have been 'publicly mocked' for being a woman – a situation that worsened after she revealed she was expecting a baby
Dramatically made over for a BBC programme, this little mansion offers both comfort and style, says Rob Hastings
Fijian Prime Minister: "We are righting a wrong"
Royal admits to Doha's 'mistakes' over rights for migrant workers, but hopes creative education conference shows a different side to Qatar
She was named as this year’s Wise Prize laureate at a ceremony in Qatar
Nothing much has changed since the protests in 2009 despite President Rouhani’s pledges. Young and old are surprisingly open to quietly revealing their frustrations with theocratic rule, even to a Westerner
Those who can turn to connections across the Persian Gulf in an attempt to circumvent the restrictions
Steven Sotloff apparently killed by British man who also murdered fellow journalist James Foley, while David Cameron condemns ‘despicable’ act as images emerge of British hostage held by Islamists
Sparse and at times just plain peculiar but always brilliantly original
“It was an effort going through all that stuff,” Graham Coxon says of his back catalogue, “to find anything worth playing”.
The Spaghetti Western star will be remembered for his many iconic film roles
Few gig reviews require spoiler alerts. But then few bands take over a huge arena in style quite like this.
The backdrop design surely wasn’t meant to be ironic. But after the Arctic Monkeys are revealed to the crowd by the turn of a rotating stage, the massive light-up soundwave logo behind them - replicated from the front cover of their most recent album, AM - soon feels like a cheeky Sheffieldian slap in the face. If only the real soundwaves playing out to the thousands in Finsbury Park, as the opening riffs to ‘Do I Wanna Know?’ are cranked out, felt anything like as big and powerful. I’ve heard Vauxhall Corsas driving down the Seven Sisters Road playing music louder than this.
The striker claimed he was merely engaging in 'banter' with the crowd at former club Brighton