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Putin Considers War with Ukraine Impossible, Has No Imperial Ambitions

Russian President Vladimir Putin dismissed a possible war between Moscow and Kiev and said that he did not harbour any ambitions of reviving the Russian empire.

World » Russia | April 16, 2015, Thursday // 20:07 | Viewed: 1268

Dozens of Migrants Feared Drowned Off Sicily in Latest Sinking

More than 40 people are feared drowned off Italy in the latest sinking incident in the Mediterranean Sea.

World | April 16, 2015, Thursday // 17:41 | Viewed: 1189

EU Parliament Calls on Turkey to Recognise Armenian Genocide

The European Parliament (EP) adopted a resolution on Wednesday, which calls on Turkey to recognise the Armenian genocide.

World » EU | April 16, 2015, Thursday // 16:08 | Viewed: 1418

Famous Journalists Shot Dead in Ukraine's Capital Kiev

Two famous Ukrainian journalists have been shot dead in Kiev, as announced by local media.

World » Ukraine | April 16, 2015, Thursday // 14:47 | Viewed: 2811

EU Commission Accuses Google of Breaching Antitrust Rules  

The European Commission said on Wednesday it has opened antitrust proceedings against Google over what it alleged was abuse of a dominant position.

World » EU | April 15, 2015, Wednesday // 15:53 | Viewed: 1026

Iran News Website Claims Former Egyptian President Mubarak Is Dead

According to Iranian media, the former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak died at the age of 87 on Wednesday.

World | April 15, 2015, Wednesday // 15:29 | Viewed: 1202

Around 400 Migrants Feared Dead in Mediterranean after Boat Overturns

Around 400 migrants are feared dead after their boat capsized off the Libyan coast in the Mediterranean Sea.

World | April 15, 2015, Wednesday // 13:00 | Viewed: 1264

US President Intends to Drop Cuba From State Sponsors of Terrorism List

US President Barack Obama announced in Congress on Tuesday that he intends to remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism.

World | April 15, 2015, Wednesday // 12:05 | Viewed: 985

EU to File Antitrust Charges against Google

The EU is widely expected to accuse on Wednesday US search giant Google of abusing its dominant market position.

World » EU | April 15, 2015, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 1044

Russia Needs to Help End Ukraine Conflict to Rejoin G7, Steinmeier Says

Russia’s return to the group of leading industrialised nations hinges on its assistance to efforts to put an an end to the conflict in eastern Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has said.

World | April 14, 2015, Tuesday // 21:39 | Viewed: 1089

Fighting Picks up in Eastern Ukraine Despite Renewed Effort to Enforce Ceasefire

Fighting in eastern Ukraine has escalated over the past 24 hours, leaving six government troops dead and 12 wounded, a Ukrainian military spokesman said on Tuesday.

World » Ukraine | April 14, 2015, Tuesday // 17:32 | Viewed: 1110

Nine Killed as Al-Shabaab Militants Storm Ministry Building in Somalia

At least nine people were killed when suspected gunmen from Islamist militant group Al-Shabaab stormed the building of Somalia's Higher Education Ministry on Tuesday, triggering a shootout with security forces.

World | April 14, 2015, Tuesday // 16:44 | Viewed: 961

Greece Debates Solution to Refugee Crisis

Greece has reached a critical point with regards to the strong wave of refugees and illegal immigrants.

World » Southeast Europe | April 14, 2015, Tuesday // 12:55 | Viewed: 1142

Ukraine, Russia Agree to Urge Weapons Withdrawal in Donbass

Moscow and Kiev representatives have agreed to demand the continued withdrawal of weapons in Eastern Ukraine in a new multilateral meeting aimed at winding down tensions.

World » Ukraine | April 14, 2015, Tuesday // 10:37 | Viewed: 1250

Russia's Waiver of Iran Missile Ban Prompts US Concern

The move by Moscow to lift an embargo on supplying Iran with S-300 air defense missile systems is "unhelpful", a Pentagon official has said.

World | April 14, 2015, Tuesday // 07:40 | Viewed: 1168

Two Bulgarian Nationals Evacuated by Russian Plane from Yemen

There were two Bulgarians among the foreign nationals evacuated from war-torn Yemen by a Russian plane last night, the foreign ministry in Sofia said late on Monday .

World | April 13, 2015, Monday // 21:57 | Viewed: 974

Turkish Stream, South Stream Costs Comparable, Energy Official Says

The cost of the future Turkish Stream gas pipeline project is comparable to the cost of the abandoned South Stream project, according to Gurkan Kumbaroglu, President-Elect of the International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE).

World » Russia | April 13, 2015, Monday // 17:01 | Viewed: 1695

Germany Appeals to Moscow, Kiev Ahead of Four-Way Meeting

Ahead of a key meeting in Berlin, Germany has called upon Russia and Ukraine to move forward with the terms of the Minsk ceasefire accord.

World » Ukraine | April 13, 2015, Monday // 15:51 | Viewed: 7333

Pentagon Protests ‘Unsafe’ Interception of Its Plane by Russian Jet Fighter

A Russian fighter jet intercepted a US reconnaissance plane over the Baltic Sea last week "in an unsafe and unprofessional manner'' reminiscent of Cold War tensions, the Pentagon has said.

World » Russia | April 13, 2015, Monday // 14:45 | Viewed: 1303

IS Loyalists Claim Responsibility for Two Attacks on Embassies in Libya

A bomb exploded at the gate of the Moroccan embassy in Libya’s capital, Tripoli, on Monday, causing some damage but injuring nobody.

World | April 13, 2015, Monday // 14:12 | Viewed: 1166

Foreign Nationals Leave Strife-Hit Yemen on Board Russian Plane

About 150 nationals of Russia and other countries including Bulgaria have left war-torn Yemen on board a second Russian plane on Sunday, TASS reported.

World | April 13, 2015, Monday // 11:24 | Viewed: 1245