Wed, 17 Jul 2019

Biden jokingly challenges Trump to push-up challenge

Washington [USA], July 17 (ANI): Former US Vice President Joe Biden has jokingly challenged 73-year-old US President Donald Trump to ...

Defense Secretary Nominee Slams Turkey's S-400 Deal as 'Wrong'

President Donald Trump's nominee to be the next secretary of defense has slammed Turkey's acceptance of the Russian-made S-400 missile ...

Iran Willing to Talk with US if Trump Lifts Sanctions

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif says his country is willing to negotiate with the U.S., but only if it ...

Trump Balks At Cancellation Of F-35 Jet Sales To Turkey, Blames Obama

U.S. President Donald Trump has deplored the inability of the United States to sell Turkey F-35 fighter jets because it ...

Human cost of Ukraine conflict is growing, Security Council told

DiCarlo's briefing to the Council was delivered just days before Ukrainians vote in parliamentary elections on July 21. The Under-Secretary-General ...

US Judge Bans Trump Ex-adviser Stone From Making Social Media Posts

WASHINGTON - A visibly irritated federal judge on Tuesday banned President Donald Trump's former adviser Roger Stone from posting on ...

Russia, West Clash During UN Session On Ukraine's Language Law

A United Nations Security Council meeting over Kyiv's move to declare Ukrainian the national language of Ukraine has turned into ...

'Siberian Maldives' Investigated For Environmental Violations

Russian prosecutors say they are investigating whether environmental-protection regulations are being properly implemented at an industrial dump site, nicknamed the ...

Four Moscow Police Fired Over Golunov Case

Four Moscow police officers have been dismissed over a drug-trafficking case launched against investigative journalist Ivan Golunov, who was released ...

Kazakhstan: Almaty blackout suggests power options limited

A long, hot afternoon without electricity in Kazakhstan's largest city cast a pall over the local power grid, adding urgency ...

Turkmenistan: Motherland of prosperity, or famine

Hot off the press - Turkmenistan's president likes kittens.Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov is on holiday, but this does not mean state media ...

Perspectives | Civic tech activism vs. digital authoritarianism

CommentaryA game of cat-and-mouse over control of digital technology is underway across the post-Soviet region, with a new generation of ...

Bulgaria Links Hacking Attack To Plans To Buy Military Jets From U.S.

SOFIA -- A massive hacking attack in Bulgaria via a Russian website might be linked to Sofia's decision to buy ...

Tajik Prosecutor-General Denies Torture In Death Of 14 Inmates

DUSHANBE -- Tajikistan's Prosecutor-General Yusuf Rahmon has rejected claims by relatives of 14 inmates whose deaths were announced last week ...

Dutch Appeals Court Postpones Verdict On Ownership Of Crimean Gold

A Dutch appeals court has postponed its verdict on the ownership of a collection of gold artifacts from Crimea that ...

Risk outweighs rewards for Indian business venturing into Myanmar?

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, July 16 (ANI): The saying goes that "fortune favours the brave". If you had bought a ...

Law On Ukraine State Language Comes Into Force

KYIV -- The law on Ukraine's state language came into force on July 16, two months after former President Petro ...

Turkey's Erdogan: Russian S-400 Missiles To Be Deployed By April 2020

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said the Russian S-400 missile defense system will be fully deployed in April 2020.Turkey's ...

Europe's navigation system suffers full system outage

Brussels [Belgium], July 16 (ANI): The European Union's (EU) Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS), Galileo, suffered a full system failure ...

Turkey Commemorates Anniversary of Coup Defeat

ISTANBUL - Turkey is commemorating the third anniversary of the defeat of a military coup; but, the fallout from the ...

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In Taiz, some Yemenis choose war and home over displacement

After more than four years of fighting, life has become so unbearable for some of Yemen's 3.6 million displaced people ...

Filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar's Twitter, Instagram accounts hacked!

New Delhi (India), July 17 (ANI): Filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar's Twitter and Instagram profiles have been hacked. The 'Bharat' director ...

Narender Gahlot becomes India's second youngest goalscorer

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], July 17 (ANI): The 18-year-old Narender Gahlot on Tuesday became the second youngest player to score an ...

Pak minister allegedly deletes her tweet criticising Trump, USA

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 17 (ANI): Pakistan's Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari on Tuesday allegedly criticised US President Donald Trump indirectly, ...

Biden jokingly challenges Trump to push-up challenge

Washington [USA], July 17 (ANI): Former US Vice President Joe Biden has jokingly challenged 73-year-old US President Donald Trump to ...

Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Spend Heavily on Digital Ads, Staff

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK - The crowded field of Democratic presidential hopefuls has spent heavily on digital advertising, investing early in ads ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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