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Turkey Orders Arrest of 110 People Over Gulen Links

Turkish authorities issued arrest warrants for 110 people from a seized company over alleged links to the U.

World » Southeast Europe | October 20, 2017, Friday // 11:31 | Viewed: 1559

Merkel Sends Positive Signal to May on Brexit Talks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, in a markedly positive response on Friday to an EU summit appeal by Prime Minister Theresa May for help with Brexit, said talks with Britain were moving forward and were unlikely to break down, Reuters writes.

World » EU | October 20, 2017, Friday // 11:09 | Viewed: 1437

Tensions Rise on Aegean Islands as Migrants Continue to Arrive

As dozens of migrants continue to land daily on the shores of eastern Aegean islands, and tensions rise in reception centers, local communities are becoming increasingly divided over growing migrant populations, Ekathimerini writes.

World » Southeast Europe | October 20, 2017, Friday // 10:29 | Viewed: 1564

North Korea Warns Threats a 'Big Miscalculation' in Letter to Australia Lawmakers

North Korea has sent a letter to Australia’s parliament, warning it is a nuclear power and will not be cowed by U.

World | October 20, 2017, Friday // 08:36 | Viewed: 1427

EU Leaders Talk up Iran Nuclear Deal Hoping to Save it From Trump

European Union leaders on Thursday reaffirmed their full commitment to the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, hoping that the U.

World » EU | October 20, 2017, Friday // 08:24 | Viewed: 1526

UN Tells China to Release Human Rights Activists and Pay Them Compensation

The United Nations has demanded that China should immediately release prominent human rights activists from detention and pay them compensation, according to an unreleased document obtained by the Guardian.

World | October 20, 2017, Friday // 08:22 | Viewed: 7444

Russia's Putin Calls For Gradual Reform of U.N.

Russian President Vladimir Putin called on Thursday for a reform of the United Nations, adding that the changes of the global organization should to be carried out gradually.

World » Russia | October 19, 2017, Thursday // 17:48 | Viewed: 1370

Turkey-Europe Tensions High as EU Summit Opens

Tensions with Turkey will be high on the agenda of the European Union summit this weekend, amid calls within the bloc to freeze relations, Al Jazeera reported.

World » EU | October 19, 2017, Thursday // 12:37 | Viewed: 1821

Brexit: Theresa May Offers More Assurances to EU Nationals

Theresa May has vowed to make it as easy as possible for EU citizens to remain in the UK after Brexit ahead of a key summit of European leaders, BBC reported.

World » EU | October 19, 2017, Thursday // 12:23 | Viewed: 1427

UN Says it is Ready to Go into Raqqa

The United Nations is ready to get into the Syrian city of Raqqa after so-called Islamic State (IS) was driven out after three years.

World | October 19, 2017, Thursday // 12:20 | Viewed: 1398

Commissioner of the EC Admitted being a Victim of Sexual Harassment

EU Justice Commissioner Vera Yurova admitted that she had been the victim of sexual violence in the past and urged all women to join the #MeToo movement to report abuse and harassment.

World » EU | October 19, 2017, Thursday // 12:11 | Viewed: 1549

Madrid Prepared to Halt Article 155 if Catalan Premier Calls Early Elections

The Spanish government will not take the unprecedented step of activating Article 155 of the Constitution – which would allow it to take control of certain autonomous powers in Catalonia – should the regional premier, Carles Puigdemont, call early electio

World » EU | October 19, 2017, Thursday // 11:28 | Viewed: 1543

Intel Working with Facebook to Create Super-fast AI Chip

Intel has announced that it is working on a super-fast processor specially designed for artificial intelligence systems.

World | October 19, 2017, Thursday // 11:21 | Viewed: 7050

Brexit, Pyongyang, Turkey and Iran - the Key Themes of the EU Leaders Meeting

Britain's exit from the European community will be the focus of the two-day EU summit that begins today in Brussels, reports iNews.

World » EU | October 19, 2017, Thursday // 10:59 | Viewed: 1426

"We Want you to Stay After Brexit", London has told EU Citizens

We want you to stay in the country after Brexit, was declared by London to EU citizens living and working legally in the UK.

World » EU | October 19, 2017, Thursday // 08:56 | Viewed: 1478

Romania Finalizes Draft of Judiciary Overhaul Criticized by EU

Romania has put the finishing touches to a plan to overhaul the judiciary that critics say erodes judicial independence and which will have to be discussed with the European Union, reported Reuters.

World » EU | October 18, 2017, Wednesday // 18:27 | Viewed: 1707

Recep Erdogan: 'All Countries Located Close to Turkey are Part of Its Interests'

''All countries located close to Turkey are part of its interests'', Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said during the meeting of mayors of the settlements, reported BGNES.

World » Southeast Europe | October 18, 2017, Wednesday // 17:56 | Viewed: 1601

May Might Leave Next Stage of Brexit Bill Until Next Month

British Prime Minister Theresa May has not yet set a date for the next stage in the passage of legislation to sever ties with the European Union, her spokesman said on Wednesday after the BBC reported it would not be until November, later than many had ex

World » EU | October 18, 2017, Wednesday // 17:17 | Viewed: 1491

The European Commission Has Prepared a Series of New Measures Against Terrorism

In line with the announcement by President Jean-Claude Juncker for the state of the Union for 2017, the Commission presented a set of operational and practical measures to better protect EU citizens against terrorist threats.

World » EU | October 18, 2017, Wednesday // 15:43 | Viewed: 1815

Australia Risks Humanitarian Crisis Over Asylum

The UN's refugee agency has urged Australia to avert a "humanitarian emergency" over the closure of its detention centre in Papua New Guinea, reported BBC.

World | October 18, 2017, Wednesday // 15:41 | Viewed: 1385

Russian, Israeli Leaders Discuss Iran Nuclear Program, Syria, Iraq

Russian President Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss the Iran nuclear program, the Kremlin said on Wednesday, reported Reuters.

World | October 18, 2017, Wednesday // 15:02 | Viewed: 1249
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