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Anti-Terrorist Operation under Way in Ukraine's Kharkiv

Ukrainian security forces have detained 70 people in an "anti-terrorist" organization in Kharkiv, the country's Interior Minister Arsen Avakov announced Tuesday.

World | April 8, 2014, Tuesday // 09:49 | Viewed: 887

Nigeria Becomes Leading Economy in Africa

Nigeria outpaced South Africa as the largest economy on the continent, fresh data by the country's statistics institute show.

World | April 7, 2014, Monday // 16:41 | Viewed: 1147

Turchynov Sees 'Crimea Scenario' in Eastern Ukraine

A "Crimea scenario" is being played out by Russia in Eastern Ukraine, according to interim Ukrainian President Oleksandr Turchynov.

World | April 7, 2014, Monday // 16:35 | Viewed: 697

India Starts General Elections to be Concluded May 12

India has started voting in general elections which will be held in nine phases, with results expected to be announced on May 16.

World | April 7, 2014, Monday // 14:59 | Viewed: 582

Regional Council Proclaims Donetsk People’s Republic

An Act on State Sovereignty of the Donetsk People’s Republic was read out Monday at a session of the regional council, reported ITAR-TASS.

World | April 7, 2014, Monday // 14:25 | Viewed: 740

Thousands of Romanians Protest Against Chevron Fracking Plans

Thousands of people have taken to the streets of Romania in a protest against plans by US energy giant Chevron to drill for shale gas, Sunday.

World | April 7, 2014, Monday // 14:02 | Viewed: 736

YouTube Complains to Turkish Constitutional Court over Renewed Ban

Video-sharing platform YouTube filed on Monday a complaint with the Turkish Constitutional Court against the blocking of its services which the country reinstated over the weekend.

World | April 7, 2014, Monday // 13:40 | Viewed: 595

Australian Ship Detects New Plane-Like Signal in Indian Ocean

An Australian rescue ship has detected a new signal that could be linked to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370.

World | April 7, 2014, Monday // 13:33 | Viewed: 816

Ukrainian Soldier 'Killed' in Crimea

A Ukrainian naval officer was shot by a Russian soldier on the Crimean peninsula, Ukrainian Defense Ministry has claimed.

World | April 7, 2014, Monday // 12:55 | Viewed: 602

Protesters Seize Donetsk, Luhansk Security HQ

Activists have taken control over Ukrainian Security Service's headquarters in Donetsk and Luhansk.

World | April 7, 2014, Monday // 11:33 | Viewed: 748

Pro-Russians Violently Seize Govt Buildings in Eastern Ukraine

Violence erupted Sunday in several eastern Ukrainian cities, as pro-Russian demonstrators seized government buildings.

World | April 7, 2014, Monday // 09:44 | Viewed: 670

Orban Claims Victory in Hungary Elections

Prime Minister Viktor Orban has claimed victory in Hungary's parliamentary elections Sunday.

World | April 7, 2014, Monday // 09:19 | Viewed: 710

Viktor Orban Poised to Win Hungary Elections

Ruling center-right party Fidesz is set to win Hungary's parliamentary elections, with 48% of the vote according to exit polls.

World | April 6, 2014, Sunday // 23:35 | Viewed: 776

Raiffeisen Bank Subsidiary Closes All Offices in Crimea

A subsidiary of Austrian Raiffeisen Bank International has said it will close all offices in Crimea by mid-April.

World | April 6, 2014, Sunday // 12:12 | Viewed: 773

Hungary Holds Parliamentary Elections

Hungary is holding parliamentary elections on Sunday, with incumbent Prime Minister Viktor Orban and his Fidesz party projected to win.

World | April 6, 2014, Sunday // 11:02 | Viewed: 627

Chinese Ship Picks Up Signal, Possible Link to Missing Malaysian Plane

A Chinese rescue ship has picked up a pulse signal in the southern Indian Ocean, which may be related to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370.

World | April 5, 2014, Saturday // 15:52 | Viewed: 1120

Ukraine Unwilling to Accept New Gas Prices

Ukraine's acting Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk says his country does not accept the new prices for gas introduced by Russia.

World | April 5, 2014, Saturday // 13:35 | Viewed: 1063

Southern Greece Shaken by 5.6 Earthquake

An earthquake of magnitude 5.6 on the Richter scale shook southern Greece on Friday night.

World | April 5, 2014, Saturday // 12:07 | Viewed: 813

Afghans Vote for President Under Tight Security

Afghanistan is holding elections for President on Saturday, amidst tight security around the country.

World | April 5, 2014, Saturday // 11:22 | Viewed: 578

Ukrainian Darth Vader's Presidency Bid Rejected

Ukraine's Central Electoral Commission rejected Darth Vader's application for registration as a presidential candidate at the upcoming elections.

World | April 4, 2014, Friday // 16:42 | Viewed: 1059

Violence Errupts at Protest Against Austerity Measures in Brussels

Thousands of people took the streets of Brussels in a protest against austerity measures, organized by the European Trade Union Confederation, Friday.

World | April 4, 2014, Friday // 15:51 | Viewed: 868
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