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Low Turnout Marks Poland's Presidential Vote

Polish voters are casting ballots for a head of state on Sunday, with incumbent Bronislaw Komorowski pointed as a potential winner by opinion polls.

World » EU | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 16:36 | Viewed: 1092

Bulgaria Intelligence Following Macedonia Events, PM Says

Intelligence services in Bulgaria are closely following developments in neighboring Macedonia, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said.

World » Southeast Europe | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 14:27 | Viewed: 1463

Death toll 'Reaches 8' after Attack in Macedonia's Kumanovo

More police officers have died of their wounds after the Saturday attack in Kumanovo, northwestern Macedonia, local media reports suggest.

World » Southeast Europe | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 14:07 | Viewed: 1676

Bulgaria Concerned over Macedonia Shootout

Bulgaria's government is calling for a "quick, transparent and full" investigation into Saturday's events in Kumanovo, Macedonia in which police officers were killed.

World » Southeast Europe | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 12:30 | Viewed: 1532

Switzerland Shooting Leaves 'Several' Dead

Swiss police say an unknown number of people have been killed in Würenlingen, a town north-west of Zürich.

World | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 10:42 | Viewed: 1687

Six Dead, 29 Injured after Macedonia Police Operation

Saturday's special operation in the town of Kumanovo has claimed the lives of 5 police officers, Macedonian Interior Minister Gordana Jankuloska has announced.

World » Southeast Europe | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 10:28 | Viewed: 1579

Attackers in Macedonia's Kumanovo 'Surrender to Police'

Attackers who opened fire on police in the Macedonian town of Kumanovo have turned themselves in to police, local news outlets report.

World » Southeast Europe | May 9, 2015, Saturday // 23:28 | Viewed: 1678

Over 10 Injured in Shootout between Police, Armed Group in Kumanovo

Over 10 people have reportedly been injured in a firefight between police officers and an armed group in Macedonia’s Kumanovo.

World » Southeast Europe | May 9, 2015, Saturday // 14:29 | Viewed: 1948

Police Officers Injured in Shootout in Macedonia’s Kumanovo

Three police officers have been hospitalized with gunshot injuries in Macedonia’s Kumanovo, according to reports of local news agencies.

World » Southeast Europe | May 9, 2015, Saturday // 11:18 | Viewed: 6494

Gazprom Announces Launch of Construction of Turkish Stream Gas Pipeline

Gazprom has launched the construction of the sea section of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline, according to Alexei Miller, CEO of the Russian energy giant.

World » Russia | May 9, 2015, Saturday // 10:45 | Viewed: 1906

David Cameron Reaffirms Holding Referendum on UK's Membership to EU

After winning an absolute majority in the general elections on Thursday, David Cameron reaffirmed on Friday the holding of a referendum on the UK's membership to the European Union (EU).

World » EU | May 8, 2015, Friday // 21:33 | Viewed: 1109

EU Commissioner Calls on Macedonian Opposition to Return to Parliament

EU Commissioner for Enlargement Johannes Hahn called on the Macedonian opposition to return to parliament in order to defuse the heightened political tensions, which have recently gripped the country.

World » Southeast Europe | May 8, 2015, Friday // 18:02 | Viewed: 1235

Key EU Freedoms ‘Non-Negotiable’, Commission to Seek ‘Fair Deal’ with UK

The European Commission congratulated British Prime Minister David Cameron on his election victory on Friday but ruled out negotiations on key principles of the bloc including the freedom of movement.

World | May 8, 2015, Friday // 17:06 | Viewed: 1120

British Conservatives Win Absolute Majority in Parliament

British Prime Minister David Cameron’s Conservative Party has secured an overall majority in Parliament, nearly final results of the general election showed on Friday.

World | May 8, 2015, Friday // 16:26 | Viewed: 1144

Foreign Envoys Die in Helicopter Crash in Pakistan

Seven people were killed after an army helicopter crashed in a mountainous region in the Gilgit-Baltistan territory in northern Pakistan on Friday.

World | May 8, 2015, Friday // 15:45 | Viewed: 1215

UK Labour, Lib Dems Leaders Resign over Poor Election Showing  

Ed Miliband and Nick Clegg, the respective leaders of Britain’s Labour Party and Liberal Democrats, have announced their resignations following disappointing results of their parties in Thursday’s general election.

World | May 8, 2015, Friday // 15:36 | Viewed: 1111

Nigel Farage Steps Down as UKIP Leader

Nigel Farage has announced he is quitting as leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP) after failing to become MP for the South Thanet.

World | May 8, 2015, Friday // 14:07 | Viewed: 1094

Russia Ready to Finance Greek Firms Taking Part in Turkish Stream Project

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has said Moscow may consider extending funding to Greek companies which join the Russian pipeline project to deliver gas to Turkey and onward to Europe, RIA Novosti reported.

World | May 8, 2015, Friday // 13:24 | Viewed: 1274

UK Tories Set to Remain in Power After Vote

With more than half of the results of Thursday’s UK general election now in, David Cameron’s Tories appear set to have won 329 of the 650 seats in the House of Commons, according to a BBC forecast.

World | May 8, 2015, Friday // 12:13 | Viewed: 947

Turkish Stream via Serbia Is Impossible - President Nikolic

Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic has ruled out an option of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline crossing Serbian territory.

World » Southeast Europe | May 8, 2015, Friday // 10:07 | Viewed: 1949

Indonesia Hit by Earthquake of Magnitude 5.9

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5,9 on Richter's scale has been registered close to the Indonesian coast, as stated in information released by the US geology service, as quoted by RIA Novosty.

World | May 8, 2015, Friday // 09:30 | Viewed: 1120