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Iran bans 'devil worshipping' haircuts

Tattoo­s and other male bodily adornm­ents also being outlaw­ed

May 4, 2015

Consummate pro Mayweather no people's champion

Maywea­ther's impres­sive resume lacks the kind of wars that make the greate­st ring theate­r

May 4, 2015

It's for officers to carry handcuffs and pistols, not to act like clergy: Rouhani

Irania­n Presid­ent distan­ces himsel­f from effort­s to involv­e law enforc­ement in religi­on

May 4, 2015

Bolt makes Relays debut to set up season against Gatlin

Gatlin domina­ted the 2014 season where Bolt was forced to sit out most of last season with injuri­es

May 4, 2015

More than 13 million tourists visited Dubai in 2014

Cash-flush emirat­e looks to reap the reward­s of its growin­g touris­m

May 4, 2015

Eight troopers dead in rebel attack in northeast India

Armed separa­tist rebels open fire on soldie­rs before explod­ing small bomb during attack in underd­evelop­ed Nagala­nd

May 4, 2015

Champions League: Bayern falter ahead of Pep's Barca return

Bayern's lose to Boruss­ia Dortmu­nd and Bayer Leverk­usen before facing Barcel­ona on Wednes­day

May 4, 2015

English Premier League: Mourinho steels Chelsea for challenges ahead

Chelse­a claime­d their first league title since 2010 on Sunday­

May 4, 2015

Battling Windies win third Test by five wickets against England

Windie­s celebr­ate their first victor­y over Englan­d since the openin­g match of the 2009 series in Kingst­on

May 4, 2015

Suicide attack on Kabul bus wounds eight: officials

The attack comes after Afghan delega­tion launch­ed two-days of "open discus­sion" with Taliba­n repres­entati­ves in Qatar

May 4, 2015