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Pope Francis: All Priests Have Right To Grant Absolution for Abortion

All priests will have the right to grant absolution for abortion, announced Pope Francis on Monday, reported AFP.

World | November 21, 2016, Monday // 15:49 | Viewed: 987

Terrorist Attack Prevented in France

A terrorist act has been prevented in France during the weekend, announced the French Interior Minister.

World » EU | November 21, 2016, Monday // 14:41 | Viewed: 2204

Macedonia’s Parliamentary Elections Campaign Begins

The campaign for the upcoming snap parliamentary elections in Madedonia on December 11 has oficially begun on Monday, reported BGNES.

World » Southeast Europe | November 21, 2016, Monday // 11:43 | Viewed: 1346

Turkey's Erdogan Calls On NATO To Cooperate with Ankara in Combating Terrorism

Turkish President Recep Erdogan has called on NATO to cooperate with Ankara in combating terrorism, reported BNT.

World » Southeast Europe | November 21, 2016, Monday // 11:20 | Viewed: 1482

Nicolas Sarkozy Out of France's Presidential Race

Late on Sunday night, the former head of state Nicolas Sarkozy annouced his retirment from politics.

World » EU | November 21, 2016, Monday // 11:01 | Viewed: 1134

Germany's Merkel To Be Nominated for Fourth Mandate

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will become a candidate for a fourth mandate, reported the German media, citing sources close to Merkel.

World » EU | November 20, 2016, Sunday // 16:05 | Viewed: 1398

Turkey Sees Shanghai Cooperation Organisation as Alternative to EU

Turkish President Recep Erdogan has stated that Turkey sees the accession of his country to the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation as a real alternative to membership in the EU.

World » Southeast Europe | November 20, 2016, Sunday // 15:46 | Viewed: 2536

Turkey Mulls Controversial Changes to Sexual Abuse Law

A bill proposed by the ruling Party of Justice and Development (AKP) in Turkey has enjoyed mixed reception in Parliament and among the public.

World » Southeast Europe | November 19, 2016, Saturday // 12:11 | Viewed: 2827

NATO Confirms Turkish Officers Requested Asylum

Turkish officers who work in NATO structures have requested asylum in the countries where they have been deployed, confirmed NATO’s Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg.

World » Southeast Europe | November 18, 2016, Friday // 21:28 | Viewed: 3052

EP Drafts Resolution for Terminating Negotiations with Turkey

At its next plenary session, the European Parliament will discuss the resolution with a call to the European Union to stop the negotiations with Turkey on full membership of the EU due to the latest actions of the authorities in Turkey.

World » EU | November 18, 2016, Friday // 20:10 | Viewed: 2745

British PM: Brexit Is Going on Schedule

British Prime Minister Theresa May has assured that the preparation of Brexit is going on schedule and that the legal process will begin by the end of March 2017.

World » EU | November 18, 2016, Friday // 19:02 | Viewed: 1525

343,055 Migrants Entered Europe So Far in 2016

Since the beginning of the year, a total of 343,055 migrants have entered Europe.

World | November 18, 2016, Friday // 15:42 | Viewed: 1793

Hungary will Attract Investors with 9% Corporate Tax

Hungary's government is on its way to cut the corporate tax to the lowest level in the EU in a sign of increasingly competitive tax practices among countries seeking to lure foreign direct investment, according to the Financial Times.

World » EU | November 18, 2016, Friday // 11:42 | Viewed: 2524

Greeks Mark 1973 Student Uprising Anniversary

Greeks marked on Thursday the anniversary of the crushing of a 1973 student uprising against the military junta that ruled the country from 1967-1974, with protest marches planned to the U.S Embassy in Athens, according to Fox News.

World » Southeast Europe | November 18, 2016, Friday // 10:41 | Viewed: 1521

PM Post To Be Abolished in Turkey Under Proposed Constitutional Reform

The post of Prime Minister will be abolished in Turkey within the framework of the constitutional reform envisaging the introduction of a presidential system strengthening the powers of the head of state, reported Anadolu Agency.

World » Southeast Europe | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 21:33 | Viewed: 3587

Russia Bans Access to LinkedIn Social Network

Russia has banned the use of the professional social network LinkedIn.

World » Russia | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 21:04 | Viewed: 3399

Greece Commemorates 43 Years of November 17

On Thursday, Greece commemorates 43 years of the student revolt against the military dictatorship in the country.

World » Southeast Europe | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 19:02 | Viewed: 2734

Turkey's Erdogan Accuses West of Supporting ISIS

Turkish President Recep Erdogan has accused Western countries of supporting ISIS, reported Anadolu Agency.

World » Southeast Europe | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 18:41 | Viewed: 1526

NAWC Elects Maxim Minchev Secretary General

The fifth News Agencies World Congress (NAWC) has elected the Director General of the Bulgarian Telegraph Agency Maxim Minchev as Secretary General of the Council and decided that the sixth congress will take place in Bulgaria.

World | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 18:22 | Viewed: 1619

Turkish Officers Seek Asylum in Germany

Four months after the coup attempt in Turkey, several Turkish soldiers have requested political asylum in Germany.

World » Southeast Europe | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 15:31 | Viewed: 2675

Kosovo Police Detain 19 Suspected of IS Links, Terror Attack Plans

Kosovo police have said nineteen people have been arrested across the country on suspicions of links to the Islamic State (IS) group and plans to carry out terrorist attacks.

World » Southeast Europe | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 07:55 | Viewed: 2281
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