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General Strike to Disrupt Public Transport, Government Services

Thursday's general strike, called last week by the country’s two main umbrella labor unions to protest ongoing austerity, will disrupt public transport as well as halting most government and state services, Ekathimerini reported.

World » Southeast Europe | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 09:29 | Viewed: 2493

U.N. Resolutions on North Korea Need to be Fully Implemented, Antonio Guterres

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World » EU | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 09:28 | Viewed: 1721

The MEPs Saved the Döner Kebabs

The European Commission proposal for phosphate additive in the doners was adopted, the EP press service announced.

World » EU | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 17:37 | Viewed: 2014

In Greece, Refugees Moved from the Islands to the Mainland

More than 300 refugees have already been moved from Chios and Lesbos to the mainland, the Kathimerini newspaper reports.

World | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 15:13 | Viewed: 1710

Protests in Argentina Against Globalization

Thousands went out on the streets of Buenos Aires to express their anger over the commercial practices and policies of the world's richest economies, reports BNT.

World | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 14:59 | Viewed: 1549

Kim Jong-un: I will Make North Korea the Most Powerful Nuclear and Military State in the World

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has set himself the goal of turning the country into the "most powerful nuclear and military state", noting the successes in creating new types of weapons.

World | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 13:08 | Viewed: 2435

Kurz Close to Forming New Austrian Right-Wing Government

 Two months after the election, 31-year-old conservative People's Party (OVP) leader Sebastian Kurz is expected to finalise coalition talks on Friday and form a new government with the hard-right Freedom Party of Austria (FPO) led by Heinz-Christian Strac

World » EU | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 12:05 | Viewed: 2122

Beijing Made Serious Warning Against a US Military Presence in Taiwan

On the day that a US warship enters the Taiwanese port of Gaoyuan, the Chinese People's Liberation Army will unite China.

World | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 10:51 | Viewed: 1572

Sanctions Against Russia will Remain Until they Return the Seized Ukrainian Territories

The sanction regime for Russia will continue to operate "until the Russian invasion of Ukraine has ceased and the territorial integrity of this country is restored.

World | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 10:43 | Viewed: 1294

Donald Trump Signs Directive to Send Astronauts Back to Moon

US President Donald Trump has directed Nasa to plan a crewed mission to the Moon for the first time since 1972, reported BBC.

World | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 09:59 | Viewed: 1417

Europe's Post-Brexit Financial Capital Will be … London

Michael Bloomberg, the businessman and former New York mayor, said London will remain a global financial capital after Brexit, BBC writes.

World » EU | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 09:47 | Viewed: 2174

Catalonia crisis – Puigdemont Ready to Go Back if Re-Elected on the 21st of December

 Deposed Catalan leader Carlos Puigdemont said on Tuesday that he would “run the risk” of going back to Spain if he won the election in Catalonia on the 21st of December next, Brussels Times reported.

World » EU | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 09:45 | Viewed: 1605

Turkey Says World Must Recognise East Jerusalem as Palestinian Capital

Muslim nations must press the world to recognise East Jerusalem as the capital of a Palestinian state, Turkey said on Wednesday as it opened an Islamic summit called in response to a U.

World » Southeast Europe | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 09:40 | Viewed: 2246

UN: Bulgaria is in the Group of Developed Economies, But not the Rich

The Bulgarians are fortunate enough to live in the economically developed part of the planet but can not yet skip the threshold and enter the group of the highest income countries in the world where is all the rest of the EU except our neighbors Romania a

World | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 17:11 | Viewed: 2163

Nato Reappoints Jens Stoltenberg as Chief Until 2020

 NATO on Tuesday (Dec 12) reappointed Jens Stoltenberg as secretary general to serve until 2020, as the alliance undergoes its biggest revamp since the Cold War to counter the perceived threat posed by Russia.

World » EU | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 16:26 | Viewed: 2338

By 2020: 50% of the World's Electric Vehicles will be in China

The future of electric cars depends on China, and the situation will be impressive before the end of this decade - half of the world's electric vehicles are expected to move on the China road network by 2020.

World | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 16:12 | Viewed: 1642

Google Forwards more Traffic to Media Outlets than Facebook

Google was a major source of online media traffic forwarding, but Facebook managed to overtake it.

World | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 13:13 | Viewed: 1361

After more than 2 Years of Delay, the Tallest Building in China is Now Open

After more than two years of delay due to bureaucratic procedures, the new tallest skyscraper in China - Shanghai Tower in Shanghai's financial district is now welcoming its tenants, Bloomberg writes.

World | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 12:41 | Viewed: 1276

Over 300 Flights were Canceled at Brussels Airport

Zaventem Airport in Brussels today canceled most of the early morning flights due to the winter situation in Belgium, BNT reported.

World | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 12:22 | Viewed: 1888

South Korea Conducts Anti-Terror Drills Ahead of Winter Games

Set to host the Winter Olympics in February, South Korea conducted a series of security drills on Tuesday to prepare against terror attacks ranging from a hostage situation, a vehicle ramming a stadium and a bomb-attached to a drone.

World | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 11:41 | Viewed: 1215

Police Arrested a Teenager from Houston, Supporter of "Islamic State"

An eighteen-year-old from Houston was charged yesterday of supporting the radical Islamic state group and dissemination of information on how to make bombs, the US Department of Justice said.

World | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 10:51 | Viewed: 1207
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