An explosion has killed at least 17 people and injured more than 40 at a textile firm's premises in a suburb of Istanbul, CNN Turk reported.
Serbia is to launch trials against every EU member state that recognises eventual declaration of independence of the Kosovo province, which is said to be a matter of days. "We shall sue EU states that recognize Kosovo's independence but this does not mea
An anonymous donor donated USD 130 M to help the recovery of Bangladesh's cyclone-devastated southern coast, ABS News reported Wednesday. The money, deposited with the Islamic Development Bank, will be used to construct more than 500 schools that can als
US President George W. Bush has delivered Monday his final State of the Union address, focusing on economic issues.
The EU offered Belgrade closer trade relations and relaxed visa requirements but still no path to EU membership.
Ethnic fighting once again engulfed Kenya's western Rift Valley, where 800 people have died since the outburst of violence following the presidential elections in the end of December. The latest wave of violence spread to the town of Naivasha, where ther
The European Union foreign ministers decide Monday whether to invite Serbia to sign a Stabilization and Association Agreement (SAA), which offers a path to EU membership. According to officials, the EU wants to conclude the deal quickly, as Serbia has be
A passenger train derailed in Turkey Sunday, killing at least eight people and injuring about 50 others, CNN-Turk reported. It was at least the fifth major train wreck in the nation in the past four years.
Serbia's Interior Minister Dragan Jocic was seriously injured in a car crash that occurred late on Friday, local media informed. The official's condition was reported stable.
An explosion in a Beirut suburb killed Lebanon's top anti-terror investigating officer and his driver Friday, sources with the Lebanese Internal Security Forces and a government minister told CNN. "It was a powerful blast," CNN's Anthony Mills said.
Declaring Kosovo's independence is a matter of days, according to the former guerrilla leader and current PM of the province Hashim Thaci. The independence of Kosovo will most likely be declared on February 6, Radio Kosovo reported, as cited by Makfax ne
Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi is to risk a confidence vote in the Senate despite calls for him to resign, Italian media reports. Prodi had been advised by President Giorgio Napolitano to avoid the vote, which the PM is in danger of losing.
A total of 20 people died after a military plane crashed in northwestern Poland, CNN reported early on Thursday. One brigadier general and four crew members are also among the victims in the crash, which occurred Wednesday evening as the plane was about
Thousands of British police officers marched through central London on Wednesday in a major protest over low pay in six years, Bloomberg reported.
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