Farhad Rostami

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Iran nuclear talks likely on fringes of U.N. General Assembly: IRNA

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran and six world powers will probably discuss a potential deal on Tehran’s nuclear program on the sidelines of the annual U.N. General Assembly (UNGA) in September, the state news agency IRNA quoted a senior Iranian negotiator as saying.<p>Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad …

Teenager jailed for life for murder of pizza delivery driver about to start 'dream job'

"Habitual street robber" Kasim Ahmed will serve at least 23 years for stabbing Domino's worker Thavisha Lakindu Peiris, 25, who had been about to start as an IT consultant<p>A teenager has been jailed for life for stabbing to death a pizza delivery driver completing his last ever shift before leaving …

Mayor dies after wasp attack

The mayor of a community just outside Montreal died of anaphylactic shock Sunday after being attacked by wasps while on vacation.<p>Lucie Roussel, the mayor of La Prairie, was 51, according to a release issued by the city. Roussel had served as mayor since 2003. A lawyer by training, Roussel is …

As global powers push Gaza cease-fire, one mother reaches out

As the bloody battles pushed up tragic death tolls on both sides, world powers held a flurry of diplomatic meetings Wednesday aimed at halting the fighting in Gaza.<p>U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met with Israeli and Palestinian leaders as well as U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, while …