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Academic from the United States Suggests Tsipras and Zaev for Nobel for Peace

A prominent American academic argues that Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras deserves the Nobel Peace prize for his efforts to solve the “Macedonia” naming dispute.

World | June 17, 2018, Sunday // 00:27 | Viewed: 1375

30 Foreigners Detained in Turkey in an Operation against Islamic State

30 foreigners were detained in Turkey in an operation against the Islamic State organization, the BNR reported.

World | June 17, 2018, Sunday // 00:09 | Viewed: 1509

Dozens of Taliban, Afghan Forces Killed while Celebrating Eid Truce

A car bomb killed at least 26 people at a gathering of Taliban and Afghan armed forces in the eastern city of Nangarhar on Saturday, an official said, as soldiers and militants celebrated an unprecedented Eid ceasefire.

World | June 17, 2018, Sunday // 00:07 | Viewed: 1121

Fight against Human Trafficking in Libya: EU Sanctions Six Human Traffickers and Smugglers in line with UN Decision

On 14 June, the Council transposed into EU law sanctions adopted by the United Nations on 7 June, imposing a travel ban and an asset freeze on six human traffickers and smugglers operating in Libya, four of Libyan nationality and two of Eritrean nationali

World » EU | June 15, 2018, Friday // 18:25 | Viewed: 2182

India Faces Worst ever Water Crisis

NEW DELHI, June 15 (Xinhua) -- India is facing its worst ever water crisis so far in its history, warned a report prepared by Indian government's ace thinktank and policy adviser the National Institution for Transforming India, or NITI Aayog, on Friday.

World | June 15, 2018, Friday // 14:11 | Viewed: 2031

Armed Attack on Ruling Party Kills 3 in Turkey

Members of the ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party on Thursday were attacked by an armed group in southeastern Turkey, leaving three people killed and eight injured, according to Anadolu Agency.

World | June 15, 2018, Friday // 10:29 | Viewed: 2092

European Parliament Votes for €1 Billion in Aid to Ukraine

A €1 billion macro-financial loan to help Ukraine cover part of its external financing needs in 2018-2019 was approved by Parliament on Wednesday.

World » EU | June 14, 2018, Thursday // 14:47 | Viewed: 1614

Global Peace Index 2018, Bulgaria Ranks 28th

Vision of Humanity - Measuring peace in a complex world: the 2018 Global Peace Index shows the world is less peaceful today than at any time in the last decade.

World | June 13, 2018, Wednesday // 14:32 | Viewed: 2535

EU Budget: Commission Proposes Major Funding Increase for Stronger Borders and Migration

Brussels, 12 June 2018

World » EU | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 20:50 | Viewed: 1744

The European Commission Opens Competition for a €10 Million Prize for Low-cost Space Launch

The prize, run as part of the European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot funded under Horizon 2020, the EU’s research and innovation programme, will award €10 million to an innovative, commercially viable and low-cost solution to launch light satellites.

World » EU | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 15:14 | Viewed: 1382

12 Killed and at least 31 Injured in an Islamic State Attack on a Ministry in Kabul

At least 12 people were killed and 31 wounded on Monday in a suicide attack targeting employees who were leaving the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development in Kabul, officials told EFE.

World | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 13:17 | Viewed: 1643

The US Has the Most Powerful Supercomputer In the World Again

Motherboard, Vice - On Friday, Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee unveiled Summit, a supercomputer capable of 200 petaflops, or 200,000 trillion calculations per second.

World | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 12:49 | Viewed: 1624

Astronomers have Found 3 Planets Similar to Earth

The Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC) and the University of Oviedo present today the discovery of two new planetary systems, one of them hosting three planets the same size as the Earth.

World | June 11, 2018, Monday // 14:11 | Viewed: 1714

Bulgaria is Launching a Two-year Rehabilitation Program for Wounded Ukrainian Fighters

A group of 10 Ukrainian soldiers who received injuries during the fighting in eastern Ukraine was sent to Bulgaria for rehabilitation, the local information portal Novoye tempora reported, quoted by Focus Agency.

World » Ukraine | June 11, 2018, Monday // 14:07 | Viewed: 1744

Chef, Author, and Television Personality Anthony Bourdain Dead at 61

New York (CNN) - Anthony Bourdain, a gifted storyteller and writer who took CNN viewers around the world, has died.

World | June 8, 2018, Friday // 15:33 | Viewed: 1656

Facebook Announces First Original News Shows, with Partners

Daily Mail - Facebook on Wednesday announced its first original news shows for the social network, joining other online platforms producing video to compete with television.

World | June 7, 2018, Thursday // 14:22 | Viewed: 1431

The Number of Victims in Guatemala Reached 99 People

The number of victims after the eruption of the Fuego volcano in Guatemala reached 99 people, reports bgnes.

World | June 7, 2018, Thursday // 13:48 | Viewed: 1659

The Mystery of How Easter Island Statues Got Their Colossal Hats Might Finally Be Solved

Science Alert - It's a towering problem, one to stump the most determined of milliners.

World | June 7, 2018, Thursday // 12:34 | Viewed: 1828

American Diplomats Continue to Get Sick after Strange Sounds

The US State Department evacuated at least two diplomats in China following a mysterious illness experienced after hearing strange noises—the latest in a series of unexplained sicknesses that have hit American diplomats and their family members in recent

World | June 7, 2018, Thursday // 12:03 | Viewed: 1889

Pompeo: The US will not Allow Iran to Create a Nuclear Weapon

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States is monitoring media reports about Iran's plans to build up its nuclear capacity, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement.

World | June 7, 2018, Thursday // 11:42 | Viewed: 2326

46 Ethiopians Drowned on their Way to Yemen, 16 are Missing

Over 7,000 migrants make the journey from Somalia to the Arabian Gulf every month according to the IOM.

World | June 7, 2018, Thursday // 11:21 | Viewed: 1489
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