Meghan Markle debuts second wedding dress

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle depart for Frogmore House to attend a more intimate reception thrown by Prince Charles. Meghan Markle debuts her evening gown designed by Stella McCartney.

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    Iranian women threw off the hijab

    It is five years since Iranian Masih Alinejad started a movement - since joined by thousands of women - protesting against the compulsory wearing of the hijab, or headscarf, in her country. It spread on social media and led to unprecedented demonstrations in the streets - but is it any closer to achieving its goal? It began with a seemingly innocuous event: a woman driving on a mountain road in Iran, enjoying the simple freedom of feeling the wind in her hair. It is a freedom most women take for granted, but one that Iranian women have been denied since the Islamic Revolution of 1979. Masih Alinejad captured this moment in a photograph and five years ago posted it on social media. She then encouraged

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    Saudi Security arrests seven involved in bid to recruit officials

    The spokesman of the head of the Saudi State Security said that the authority monitored a coordinated activity of a group of people who violated the religious and national norms, suspiciously contacting external parties to support their activities, Saudi Press Agency reported, on Friday. Last Update: Saturday, 19 May 2018 KSA 00:43 - GMT 21:43

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    Royal wedding in pictures

    Union jacks, tiaras, horse-drawn carriages, and celebrity guests. It's the royal wedding in pictures... All pictures subject to copyright.

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    Pippa, iced tea and Van Gogh

    The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, has prompted a lot of discussion about guests' outfits. More than 16,000 people have tweeted about the Duchess of Cambridge's sister, Pippa Matthews. A tweet likening Pippa's dress to a can of iced tea has been retweeted over 1,500 times and liked nearly 4,000 times. This was the original tweet. Some people on Twitter have posted gifs showing how much they agree that the dress looks like the can of drink. Twitter users have responded by posting their own drink/wedding outfit comparison photos. DeLo posted a picture likening the Archbishop of Canterbury to a fizzy drink. Whereas a Facebook user likened Pippa's

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    Indian actress Priyanka Chopra spotted at royal wedding

    London (CNN)Indian actress Priyanka Chopra has been spotted at the royal wedding in Windsor. The Miss World 2000 winner arrived at St. George's Chapel on Saturday wearing a Vivienne Westwood grey dress and a Philip Treacy hat. Chopra is a friend of Meghan Markle. The pair haven't known each other long, but Instagram posts on Chopra's account show them having fun together. In May 2016, Chopra posted a picture of herself, Markle and film producer Mubina Rattonsey with the comment, "Girls day out." On the day the couple announced their engagement, Chopra posted a picture of Harry and Meghan with a personal message: "Congratulations to my girl @meghanmarkle and Prince Harry!! I'm so happy for you

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    Who will join Washington's coalition against Tehran?

    A threat to the world.  That's how US President Donald Trump's administration is describing Iran's government. The State Department has announced plans to form an international coalition to counter what it calls Iran's destabilising influence. But it's not clear what shape this coalition will take or whether it involves any military component. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is expected to give further details in his first foreign policy address on Monday. So, what will this mean for Iran and the region? Presenter: Mohammed Jamjoom Guests: Mohamad Ansarifar - political analyst Hillary Mann Leverett - former US diplomat and negotiator with Iran Mahjoob Zweiri - professor of Middle East Politics