A 5.7-magnitude quake hit off the coast of northeast Japan on Friday, according to reports of the US Geological Survey.
July 5, 2014, Saturday // 10:32 |
Parts of Greece have been experiencing power cuts – after electricity workers began a 48-hour strike on Thursday over privatisation plans, reports Euronews.
July 4, 2014, Friday // 15:01 |
Ukrainain forces say at least 150 rebels have been killed during heavy fighting in the east of the country.
July 4, 2014, Friday // 11:34 |
Lawmakers at the German Parliament, the Bundestag, have backed the establishment of a minimum wage level in the country.
July 3, 2014, Thursday // 15:35 |
Ukrainian military forces have waged a massive artillery fire at east Ukraine’s Donetsk regional city of Kramatorsk overnight to Wednesday.
July 2, 2014, Wednesday // 11:37 |
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan will be his party's presidential candidate at the vote this August, ruling AKP officials say.
July 1, 2014, Tuesday // 14:39 |
Ukraine's President Poroshenko announced the end of the ceasefire with pro-Russian separatists fighting in the eastern part of the country.
July 1, 2014, Tuesday // 13:44 |
Israel has started conducting air strikes on Hamas sites in Gaza, after the bodies of three youths were found in the southern West Bank.
July 1, 2014, Tuesday // 13:09 |
Eighteen people have been arrested for the clashes in Kosovo’s divided Mitrovica region on June 22.
June 30, 2014, Monday // 14:47 |
Around 30 migrants have been found dead on a boat in the Mediterranean Sea, between Sicily and the North African coast.
June 30, 2014, Monday // 12:42 |
Turkish President Abdullah Gul has announced he will not stand to be re-elected for another seven years on August 10.
June 30, 2014, Monday // 12:05 |
A Russian journalist has died in Ukraine’s Donetsk Region after being fatally wounded while on assignment.
June 30, 2014, Monday // 11:48 |
ISIS-led insurgents are creating an Islamic state out of the vast strips of land they control in Iraq and Syria, the militants have announced.
June 30, 2014, Monday // 11:35 |
North Korea has fired 2 short-range missiles off the eastern coast of the peninsula, a South Korean official has stated.
June 29, 2014, Sunday // 14:04 |
The last four remaining OSCE observers who were abducted by rebels in Ukraine have been freed, as part of President Petro Poroshenko’s peace plan.
June 29, 2014, Sunday // 12:19 |
Bosnia's capital Sarajevo is marking 100 years since Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand's assassination in Sarajevo started World War I in 1914.
June 28, 2014, Saturday // 16:30 |
The self-proclaimed "Donetsk People's Republic" intends to start integration with Russia's customs union and to gradually exit Ukraine's legislative scope, an official says.
June 28, 2014, Saturday // 16:01 |
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has extended the truce offered to pro-Russian rebels, which was to end Friday, until the end of June.
June 28, 2014, Saturday // 10:29 |
The EU has given Moscow a three-day ultimatum to take concrete steps towards implementing a peace plan in eastern Ukraine or risk economic sanctions.
June 27, 2014, Friday // 17:48 |
Over 3000 inmates at prisons in Greece continue their hunger strike over the poor living conditions.
June 26, 2014, Thursday // 15:09 |
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has proposed to appoint regional representatives to oversee human rights violations and constitutional infringements.
June 26, 2014, Thursday // 12:51 |
Bulgaria's 2014 Interim Cabinet
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Ban on Sunbathing, Swimming at Varna's Officers' Beach to Remain
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