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Americans Waste 150,000 Tons of Food per Day

AFP - Americans waste nearly 150,000 tons of food per day, amounting to about one pound (422 grams) per person, and fruits and vegetables are mostly what gets tossed, said a study Wednesday.

World | April 19, 2018, Thursday // 13:09 | Viewed: 1140

Saudi Cinema Launch Ends Decades-old Ban, Public Screenings Start Friday

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia launched its first commercial movie theater on Wednesday, ending a nearly 40-year ban on cinemas under a push by the crown prince to modernize the deeply conservative Muslim kingdom.

World | April 19, 2018, Thursday // 12:36 | Viewed: 1019

Fears of Escalation in Tensions After Erdogan Calls Snap Polls

Amid rising tensions between Greece and Turkey in the Aegean, Wednesday's decision by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to call snap elections for June 24 intensified concerns for bilateral ties against a backdrop of growing nationalist fervor in Tur

World » Southeast Europe | April 19, 2018, Thursday // 10:12 | Viewed: 1365

UK Broadcast Regulator to Investigate RT

UK broadcast regulator Ofcom has opened seven new investigations into the due impartiality of news and current affairs programmes on the RT news channel.

World | April 19, 2018, Thursday // 10:11 | Viewed: 1141

EU Parliament Demands Zuckerberg Answer Questions in Person

The European Parliament on Wednesday demanded Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg appear in person to answer questions about the Cambridge Analytica scandal, rejecting his offer to send a more junior executive in his place.

World » EU | April 19, 2018, Thursday // 10:00 | Viewed: 1224

11 Lions were Killed in a Suspected Poison Attack

(CNN) - Lions are in peril.

World | April 18, 2018, Wednesday // 17:08 | Viewed: 1554

Bulgaria and Georgia with Joint Projects in Antarctica

Bulgaria and Georgia will cooperate on Antarctica.

World | April 18, 2018, Wednesday // 16:53 | Viewed: 1590

The United States and Russia have Agreed on Flights through Russian Airspace

The US State Department has assured US airlines that an agreement has been reached with Russia on Russian airspace flights.

World | April 18, 2018, Wednesday // 16:01 | Viewed: 1319

Cuba's Raul Castro Expected to Step Down

HAVANA – Through the Space Age, the fall of the Berlin Wall and the Internet era, Cubans held one constant: A Castro ruled the nation.

World | April 18, 2018, Wednesday // 13:28 | Viewed: 1234

Starbucks to Close all U.S. Stores on May 29

Chicaco Tribune - Starbucks has announced plans to close all U.

World | April 18, 2018, Wednesday // 13:19 | Viewed: 1258

Donald Trump Agrees Vital Deal with Russia that Could Ease World War 3 Fears

DONALD Trump has secured a vital deal with Russia that could ease World War 3 fears by allowing US airplanes to fly in Vladimir Putin’s airspace, it has emerged, reports the The Daily Express.

World | April 18, 2018, Wednesday // 10:43 | Viewed: 2296

CNN: Scientists Hope New Enzyme will 'Eat' plastic pollution

(CNN) - Scientists have accidentally developed a plastic-eating enzyme that may be used to combat one of the world's worst pollution problems.

World | April 17, 2018, Tuesday // 16:24 | Viewed: 2158

Dozens were Injured in Yerevan in Protests Against Former President who was Proposed to Become PM

YEREVAN -- Demonstrators and Armenian riot police clashed after lawmakers nominated Serzh Sarkisian to be the country’s next prime minister amid a wave of protests accusing the longtime former president of a power grab.

World | April 17, 2018, Tuesday // 15:40 | Viewed: 1264

The Average Salary in Facebook is over $ 240,000 a Year

Facebook employees earned over $ 240,000 last year, while total compensation for CEO Mark Zuckerberg exceeded $ 8.

World | April 17, 2018, Tuesday // 15:31 | Viewed: 1386

France Plans to Provide € 50 Million for Humanitarian Projects in Syria

New humanitarian projects in Syria estimated at €50 million  will be funded by the French state through twenty non-governmental organizations, the French presidency said.

World | April 17, 2018, Tuesday // 15:12 | Viewed: 1855

EU Should Open Up to West Balkans: European Commission

The European Union must open up to accepting new members from the Western Balkans to avoid the return of war in the region, president of the European Commission said on Tuesday, quoted by Anadolu Agency.

World » EU | April 17, 2018, Tuesday // 15:12 | Viewed: 1491

Pace of EU Accession Depends on Progress on Reforms, Dialogue

The pace of the EU accession talks between Brussels and Belgrade continues to depend on progress in the reform process in Serbia, as well as on the dialogue on normalisation of relations with Pristina, says the European Commission report on Serbia's progr

World » EU | April 17, 2018, Tuesday // 11:56 | Viewed: 1169

Japan Deploys 1,200 Police Officers to Hunt For Prisoner Who Escaped Jail

Tatsuma Hirao, 27, who was serving time for multiple thefts, had been working at a shipbuilding yard at the Matsuyama prison in the southwestern city of Imabari.

World | April 17, 2018, Tuesday // 11:47 | Viewed: 1062

Nasa to Launch Telescope on SpaceX Rocket to Search for Alien Worlds

Nasa is planning to launch a telescope that will ride on a SpaceX rocket designed to hunt for 20,000 new worlds, the Guardian writes.

World | April 16, 2018, Monday // 15:35 | Viewed: 1298

Isis Attacked Christians in Pakistan

Two Christians were killed and three others were injured in a church in the southern Pakistani city of Kveta.

World | April 16, 2018, Monday // 14:59 | Viewed: 1302

After Facebook, the Focus Shifts on Google and Twitter

After months of intense pressure, lawmakers finally got their wish: They gave Mark Zuckerberg a public roasting.

World | April 16, 2018, Monday // 13:24 | Viewed: 1861
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