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Ukraine Bans Entry to Russian Adult Men: Border Service Chief

Ukraine has banned Russian adult men aged 16-60 years from entering Ukraine, the head of the border service Petro Tsygykal said in a televised meeting on Friday, quoted by Reuters.

World » Ukraine | November 30, 2018, Friday // 11:21 | Viewed: 3961

Ukraine Attempts Anti-Putin Protest at G20

A Ukraine government plan to embarrass Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit failed Thursday when an Argentine company refused to erect a protest poster outside the meeting, AFP reports.

World » Ukraine | November 30, 2018, Friday // 09:20 | Viewed: 3312

Meet Knickers, the Giant Cow that’s an International Sensation (Video)

Knickers the steer is the current obsession of the internet.

World | November 29, 2018, Thursday // 15:39 | Viewed: 2964

Bessarabian Bulgarian Among the Ukrainian Sailors Captured by Russia

Vladimir Varimez from the village of Bankovka is one of the 24 sailors who were arrested after three Ukrainian ships tried to cross the Kerch Strait, bTV reported.

World » Ukraine | November 29, 2018, Thursday // 15:34 | Viewed: 6799

11th Round of Syria Peace Talks Starts in Astana

The 11th round of Syria peace talks in the Astana format started on Wednesday with a meeting between the representatives of Russia and Syria’s Bashar al-Assad regime in the Kazakh capital, reported Anadolu Agency.

World | November 29, 2018, Thursday // 09:35 | Viewed: 2679

Huge Explosion Rocks Kabul, Casualties Feared

A massive explosion rocked Kabul late Wednesday amid fears a British security company had been targeted, officials said, with casualties expected in the latest violence to beset the Afghan capital, reports AFP.

World | November 28, 2018, Wednesday // 17:57 | Viewed: 2707

Malls, Railway Station Evacuated in Moscow over Bomb Threats

A railway station and 12 shopping malls in Moscow were evacuated on Wednesday after anonymous tip-offs were called in about bomb threats, the RIA news agency reported, citing emergency services.

World | November 28, 2018, Wednesday // 17:11 | Viewed: 2457

In Phone Calls, Turkey's Erdogan Urges Putin, Poroshenko to Diplomatic Solution

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan urged his Russian and Ukrainian counterparts in separate phone calls to resolve tensions between the two countries through dialogue and diplomacy, a source in Erdogan’s office said on Wednesday, quoted by Reuters.

World » Southeast Europe | November 28, 2018, Wednesday // 14:41 | Viewed: 3756

French President Emmanuel Macron Acknowledges Protests, but Won’t ‘Change Course’

PARIS (AFP) - French President Emmanuel Macron sought to take the heat out of mass anti-government protests over taxes on Tuesday (Nov 27), saying he had heard the anger but would not change course.

World » EU | November 27, 2018, Tuesday // 16:20 | Viewed: 3110

Chinese Researcher Claims to have Altered Babies' DNA

A Chinese researcher claims that he helped make the world's first genetically edited babies -- twin girls whose DNA he said he altered with a powerful new tool capable of rewriting the very blueprint of life, reports Fox News.

World | November 27, 2018, Tuesday // 15:15 | Viewed: 2522

Military Situation in 10 Border Areas is Already Underway in Ukraine

Ukraine’s parliament approved late on Nov.

World » Ukraine | November 27, 2018, Tuesday // 12:57 | Viewed: 4983

Cheers as Mars InSight Spacecraft Lands on Red Planet

Cheers and applause erupted at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory on Monday as a waist-high unmanned lander, called InSight, touched down on Mars, capping a nearly seven-year journey from design to launch to landing, reports AFP.

World | November 27, 2018, Tuesday // 09:05 | Viewed: 2945

Macedonia is the Country with the Most Polluted Air in Europe

FYR Macedonia has been ranked Europe's most polluted country with pollution spiking ten times over recommended levels.

World » Southeast Europe | November 26, 2018, Monday // 15:21 | Viewed: 5068

Slovakia Will Not Support U.N. Migration Pact

Slovakia will not support the United Nations pact on the treatment of migrants worldwide, Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini said on Sunday after the European Union summit, reported Reuters.

World » EU | November 26, 2018, Monday // 13:06 | Viewed: 3468

Russian Cops Put Out Fire With Snowballs

Two traffic police officers have been commended in the Siberian region of Krasnoyarsk for averting a tragedy when they rushed to help put out a fire armed with nothing more than snowballs, reports The Moscow Times.

World » Russia | November 26, 2018, Monday // 10:20 | Viewed: 4647

The Guardian: May’s Brexit Deal is Already Doomed. Here’s How the Christmas Meltdown Could Play Out

 It was a funeral masquerading as a baptism.

World » EU | November 26, 2018, Monday // 09:20 | Viewed: 3513

US Re-Opens California Border Crossing with Mexico

 US authorities have re-opened the San Ysidro port of entry into Mexico after briefly closing it following an attempt by hundreds of migrants to breach a fence, the Customs and Border Protection agency said Sunday, AFP reported.

World | November 26, 2018, Monday // 09:15 | Viewed: 2730

At Least 25 Dead as Bus Falls Into Canal in Southern India

At least 25 people, many of them schoolchildren, were killed when a speeding bus fell into a canal in southern India on Saturday, an official and media reports said, quoted by ABC News.

World | November 24, 2018, Saturday // 15:17 | Viewed: 2648

Paris Police Use Tear Gas, Water Cannon Against 'Yellow Vest' Protesters

Security forces in Paris have fired tear gas and used a water cannon today to disperse 'yellow vest' protesters who tried to break through a police cordon on the Champs-Elysées, reported rte.

World » EU | November 24, 2018, Saturday // 15:08 | Viewed: 4000

May Heads to Brussels as Spain Threatens Brexit Summit

 British Prime Minister Theresa May was headed back to Brussels on Saturday to defend the planned Brexit divorce deal even as Spain threatened to boycott an EU summit meant to endorse it, reported AFP.

World » EU | November 24, 2018, Saturday // 14:51 | Viewed: 3454
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