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IS Claims Responsibility for Suicide Attack on Shiite Mosque in Saudi Arabia

The Islamic State (IS) has claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on a Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia.

World | 6 hours ago | Viewed: 317

Russia Warns Google, Twitter, Facebook of Possible Blocking of Services

Russia has warned Google, Twitter and Facebook to comply with laws requiring internet companies to transmit data on Russian bloggers who have more than 3,000 readers a day, Reuters has reported.

World » Russia | May 22, 2015, Friday // 15:32 | Viewed: 569

At Least 30 Casualties as Suicide Bomber Targets Shia Mosque in Saudi Arabia

There were at least thirty casualties as a suicide bomber targeted a Shia mosque in Saudi Arabia on Friday.

World | May 22, 2015, Friday // 14:20 | Viewed: 477

Kristalina Georgieva Appointed Co-Chair to UN Humanitarian Financing Panel

EU Commission Vice-President Kristalina Georgieva was appointed as co-chair of the newly-established UN High-Level Panel on Humanitarian Financing.

World | May 22, 2015, Friday // 13:49 | Viewed: 636

David Cameron Vows to Seize Pay of Illegal Migrants Working in UK

British Prime Minister David Camerion has unveiled new measures aimed at cutting immigration to the UK.

World » EU | May 22, 2015, Friday // 13:45 | Viewed: 539

Bulgaria, Italy Agree to Deepen Cooperation in Dealing with Migratory Pressure

Bulgaria and Italy will deepen their cooperation in order to deal with the migratory pressure, which is affecting the two countries.

World » EU | May 22, 2015, Friday // 12:56 | Viewed: 672

Macedonian Opposition Leader Dismisses Speculation of Partitioning

Macedonian opposition SDSM leader Zoran Zaev dismissed the speculation of partitioning or federalisation of the country.

World » Southeast Europe | May 22, 2015, Friday // 11:57 | Viewed: 729

World Bank Grants USD 1.2 B in Aid to Albania

The World Bank Group is allocating USD 1.

World » Southeast Europe | May 22, 2015, Friday // 08:17 | Viewed: 700

PM Gruevski Safe After Macedonian Govt Plane Makes Emergency Landing

The Macedonian government plane carrying Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski to Skopje from Strasbourg has made an emergency landing in Zurich over an unspecified malfunction, MIA news agency reported on Thursday.

World » Southeast Europe | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 20:33 | Viewed: 1238

Tsipras Hopes to Agree Outlines of Fresh Aid Deal in Riga

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is expected to meet German and French leaders in Riga this week to try to win consent for a joint statement that could give him more leeway in talks with international lenders and give a breath of air to his cash-str

World » EU | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 18:33 | Viewed: 917

IS Captures UNESCO World Heritage Site of Palmyra in Syria

Islamic State (IS) captured the UNESCO World Heritage site of Palmyra after gaining control of the town next to the ruins of the ancient city in Syria.

World | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 14:04 | Viewed: 830

Albania PM Threatens to Block Macedonia's NATO Accession

Albania could impose a veto on the NATO membership candidacy of Macedonia if the country continuously fails to respect the rights of its ethnic Albanian minority, PM Edi Rama has said.

World » Southeast Europe | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 10:07 | Viewed: 1253

Real Negotiations Have Not Started Yet, Macedonia's Zaev Says

We are currently in the process of negotiating.

World » Southeast Europe | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 07:52 | Viewed: 1069

Russia Claims Macedonia Crisis Managed from Abroad

Russia on Wednesday blamed the political crisis in Macedonia on ‘outside’ forces trying to exert influence on Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski over his refusal to back Western sanctions against Moscow.

World » Russia | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 21:47 | Viewed: 1763

Bulgaria to Cooperate with Greece, Albania, Kosovo in Education, Science, Culture

The Bulgarian government approved the drafts of three bilateral documents for cooperation in the areas of education, science and culture with Greece, Albania and Kosovo for the 2015-2017 period.

World » Southeast Europe | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 16:06 | Viewed: 1753

Hungary's Orban Opposes EU Proposed Immigrant Quotas

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has openly stated his opposition to the proposed by EU measures on immigration.

World » EU | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 12:44 | Viewed: 1120

Macedonia's Gruevski, Zaev Fail to Reach Agreement in EU-Brokered Talks

Macedonian PM Nikola Gruevski and opposition leader Zoran Zaev are to make on Wednesday another attempt at solving the political crisis into which the country plunged earlier this year.

World » Southeast Europe | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 12:36 | Viewed: 2453

Greece Risks Being Unable to Make Next Payment Unless Deal is Reached

Greece risks being unable to make the next payment to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which is due on June 5, unless a deal is reached with its international creditors.

World » Southeast Europe | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 12:11 | Viewed: 996

Russia Set on Developing Its Own Mobile OS

Following the allegations made by Edward Snowden aimed at the US government claiming that it has ''back doors'' into virtually any known operating system, other world powers have started looking for alternatives.

World » Russia | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 10:30 | Viewed: 1087

Nine-Storey Block Collapses in SW China

An unknown number of residents have been trapped beneath the rubble of a residential building which unexpectedly collapsed in Southwestern China.

World | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 09:43 | Viewed: 988

Russia-Crimea Bridge Already under Construction

Russian construction workers are already building a bridge that will link mainland Russia to the Crimean peninsula which the country incorporated last year.

World » Russia | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 09:33 | Viewed: 2448