Iran: 19 people killed in bus crash

Statistics say that more than 20,000 people lose their lives in road accidents every year in Iran.

Iran hangs 4 people in southern city

International rights groups criticise Iran for its growing pace of hangings.

Indian brands shine at best-of-wines contest: Hindustan Times

Indian wine drinkers now have a reason to smile. No, their glass of Shiraz isn’t getting any cheaper, but their knowledge of what’s best in the market has just been given a fillip.