The Russian Parliament Approved Constitutional Changes Allowing Putin to Run for President

Constitutional changes allowing Vladimir Putin to run for president again in 2024 sailed through Russia’s lower house of parliament on Wednesday, opening the way for him to potentially stay in power until 2036, Reuters reported.

World | March 11, 2020, Wednesday // 13:54 | Viewed: 2264

The MEPs will Meet in Brussels instead of Strasbourg

The leadership of the European Parliament announced that it has decided to schedule a session of MEPs in Brussels instead of Strasbourg from 30 March to 2 April.

World » EU | March 11, 2020, Wednesday // 10:51 | Viewed: 2183

Bill Gates is Funding a Coronavirus Home Testing Project

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is funding a project to deliver coronavirus testing kits to people's homes in Seattle and report the results immediately to healthcare professionals.

World | March 11, 2020, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 2113

AFP: Bulgaria Opposes Greek Plans for Refugee Camp near Border

Bulgaria's defence minister has hit out at "unreasonable" Greek plans to build a camp near their border to shelter asylum seekers amid a migration surge from Turkey, AFP reported, quoted by various media including Focus News Agency.

World | March 10, 2020, Tuesday // 19:11 | Viewed: 2796

Explosion in a Chemical Plant in Barcelona, at least One Person has Died

At least one person was killed in an explosion at a chemical plant in Barcelona, the capital of the Spanish Autonomous Region of Catalonia, local emergency services said in a tweet.

World | March 10, 2020, Tuesday // 19:08 | Viewed: 2527

Erdogan: Merkel and Macron will Visit Istanbul

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said German and French leaders will visit Istanbul next week for talks on the migration crisis, local media quoted by the BBC reports.

World | March 10, 2020, Tuesday // 18:59 | Viewed: 2371

Italy is Locked Down because of the Coronavirus

Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has announced the extension of anti-coronavirus measures across Italy, Reuters reports.

World | March 10, 2020, Tuesday // 11:56 | Viewed: 2518

Serbia Registered 4 Cases of Coronavirus

In Serbia, two more cases of infection with COVID-19 have been confirmed, bringing the total number of infected to four, the Ministry of Health said.

World | March 10, 2020, Tuesday // 11:49 | Viewed: 5262

The French Minister of Culture is Infected with a COVID-19

Franck Riester is being treated at his home and is "feeling well", the Paris government said after it became clear that the minister of culture was among the coronavirus infected, AFP reports.

World | March 10, 2020, Tuesday // 08:38 | Viewed: 2547

Erdogan Want a "Concrete Support" for Syria

Turkish President Recep Erdogan said on Monday that he wants "concrete support" from NATO allies as his country fights threats stemming from the nine-year conflict in Syria.

World | March 10, 2020, Tuesday // 08:04 | Viewed: 2438

Coronavirus Deaths Cases in Europe are Now over 500

The death toll from the coronavirus in Europe is already more than 500 after new 97 deaths were reported in Italy, France Press reported.

World » EU | March 10, 2020, Tuesday // 07:34 | Viewed: 2613

The Seine River Overflowed its Banks in Paris

Coastal parks in the French capital, Paris, had to be closed today after the river Seine emerged from its bed after several days of rainfall, city authorities said on Thursday.

World | March 10, 2020, Tuesday // 07:24 | Viewed: 2657

The New Song that will Present Bulgaria at Eurovision 2020 is Out Now!

“Tears Getting Sober” is the song to be performed by Bulgarian contestant VICTORIA at Eurovision 2020 in Rotterdam.

World » EU | March 9, 2020, Monday // 18:45 | Viewed: 2639

The Number of Cases of Coronavirus in Russia has Increased to 20 People

The number of the coronavirus cases in Russia has increased to 20 in the last day, with three infected in Moscow.

World | March 9, 2020, Monday // 16:37 | Viewed: 2734

Greece Imposes Fierce Measures after the Number of Coronavirus Cases has Risen to 73

Around noon today, the finance, development and labor ministries are expected to jointly announce economic measures for the coronavirus's impact on the economy.

World » EU | March 9, 2020, Monday // 10:59 | Viewed: 15891

Avalanche in Austria Took 5 Lives

Avalanche killed five people in Dachstein, according to Austrian media.

World | March 9, 2020, Monday // 10:41 | Viewed: 2067

The EU Express Solidarity with Bulgaria for the Crisis at Union’s External Borders

Extraordinary meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council on the situation in Idlib and migration pressure at the EU's external borders took place in Zagreb on March 6, Bulgaria’s representative in the meeting was Deputy Prime Minister in charge of Judicial Re

World » EU | March 6, 2020, Friday // 17:14 | Viewed: 3773

EC Proposes 2021 to be the European Year of Rail

The Commission has proposed today to make 2021 the European Year of Rail, to support the delivery of its European Green Deal objectives in the transport field.

World » EU | March 6, 2020, Friday // 11:19 | Viewed: 3996

IMF Allocates $ 50 Billion to Help Address Coronavirus

The International Monetary Fund has announced that it is providing $ 50 billion to countries affected by the coronavirus.

World | March 6, 2020, Friday // 10:26 | Viewed: 2710

The EU is Preparing another € 500 Million Aid for Migrants in Turkey

The European Commission is preparing new additional aid of 500m euro for Syrian refugees in Turkey, as well as a number of other measures to ease tensions with Ankara, an EU source quoted by France Press reported.

World » EU | March 6, 2020, Friday // 09:45 | Viewed: 3197

Russia and Turkey Reached Agreement on Idlib

Turkey and Russia agreed on tensions in Idlib.

World | March 6, 2020, Friday // 08:28 | Viewed: 2700
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