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April 12 – the World Aviation and Cosmonautics Day!

On April 12 the whole World celebrates an Aviation and Cosmonautics Day – a date to commemorate the first ever flight of human in space.

World | April 12, 2018, Thursday // 12:42 | Viewed: 1657

Russian military: Syrian Regime Flag Raised in Douma

The Russian defence ministry said the Syrian regime flag was flying Thursday in the town of Douma, signalling that government forces had taken full control over Eastern Ghouta, AFP reported.

World | April 12, 2018, Thursday // 12:00 | Viewed: 1404

Israel to Back Military Action in Syria

ISRAELI Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called on Wednesday for action to be taken against Syria, as the UK, the US and numerous allies signalled they are gearing up for a military strike against the Assad regime following a chemical attack in Douma, wr

World | April 12, 2018, Thursday // 10:34 | Viewed: 1934

Turkey's Ever-Closer Ties with Russia Leave US Lacking Key Ally on Syria

As the prospect grows of military confrontation with Russia in the skies over Syria, the US is counting on support from European partners such as France and the UK.

World » Southeast Europe | April 12, 2018, Thursday // 10:32 | Viewed: 1853

Macedonian Government Survives No-Confidence Vote

The Macedonian government on Wednesday survived a parliamentary vote of no-confidence brought by the opposition VMRO-DPMNE party over its handling of relations with Greece and Bulgaria.

World » Southeast Europe | April 12, 2018, Thursday // 10:01 | Viewed: 1532

Syria 'Chemical Attack': 500 People Affected

(CNN) About 500 people may have been affected by a suspected chemical attack on Syria's rebel-held town of Douma, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).

World | April 11, 2018, Wednesday // 15:12 | Viewed: 1670

German Billionaire Missing in Alps since Saturday

AP - Authorities in Switzerland and Italy are searching for a German billionaire who has been missing in the Alps since the weekend.

World | April 11, 2018, Wednesday // 10:58 | Viewed: 1675

At least 21 were Killed in an Attempted Mass Escape from a Prison in Brazil

At least 21 people died Tuesday in an attempted breakout from a prison in northern Brazil aided by an armed group on the outside trying to blow up a wall, officials said.

World | April 11, 2018, Wednesday // 10:43 | Viewed: 1545

Take a Look at Mark Zuckerberg's Congress Testimony

Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO, has appeared before a US Congress committee to answer questions about how the social media giant's policies in the wake of a massive data privacy breach.

World | April 11, 2018, Wednesday // 10:21 | Viewed: 1832

Concerns Over Aegean Tensions After Helicopter Incident

An incident on Monday night involving a Turkish helicopter flying at low altitude with its lights out near the Greek islet of Ro is seen by Athens as yet another demonstration of Ankara’s strategy of continued tension in the Aegean, Ekathimerini writes.

World » Southeast Europe | April 11, 2018, Wednesday // 10:02 | Viewed: 2798

Japanese Masazo Nonaka Confirmed as World’s Oldest Living Man Aged 112

Masazo Nonaka from Japan was recognised today as the world’s oldest man at the ripe old age of 112, as his family revealed his secret: sweets and hot baths.

World | April 10, 2018, Tuesday // 16:09 | Viewed: 1612

YouTube Collects Personal Data to Children

23 US organizations blame YouTube and its owner Google for collecting children's personal data and using them to target certain ads according to the interests of consumers, news agencies said.

World | April 10, 2018, Tuesday // 14:46 | Viewed: 1491

Trump Wins Pledges of 1,600 Troops For Mexico Border Duty

The Republican governors of three southwestern border states on Monday committed 1,600 National Guard members to the U.

World | April 10, 2018, Tuesday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1474

Poisoned Yulia Skripal Has Been Discharged From British Hospital

Yulia Skripal has been discharged from a British hospital, the BBC reported on Tuesday, just over a month after being poisoned with a nerve agent along with her father Sergei, a former Russian double agent, quoted by Reuters.

World » EU | April 10, 2018, Tuesday // 12:02 | Viewed: 3249

Congress Returns to Zuckerberg Hearing

When Congress returns Monday from a two-week recess, all eyes will be on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg as he takes the hot seat in two congressional hearings over the latest privacy scandal involving Cambridge Analytica, reported CNN.

World | April 10, 2018, Tuesday // 10:30 | Viewed: 1590

Donald Trump Threatens Syria Strike, Suggests Russia Shares Blame for Chemical Attack

Promising a decision within hours, U.

World | April 10, 2018, Tuesday // 10:06 | Viewed: 1596

Trump Said he would Meet Kim Jong-un in Late May or Early June

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.

World | April 10, 2018, Tuesday // 10:00 | Viewed: 1560

Sergei Lavrov: Russian Specialists Find no Trace of Chemical Attack in Douma

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday that Russian specialists had found no trace of a chemical attack on the Syrian rebel-held town of Douma, after allegations from the international community, AFP reported.

World » Russia | April 9, 2018, Monday // 13:50 | Viewed: 2718

UN Security Council to Discuss Syrian Chemical Attack

The UN Security Council will hold an emergency meeting Monday on Syria following a chemical attack on civilians in Eastern Ghouta, according to the U.

World | April 9, 2018, Monday // 12:38 | Viewed: 2382

Dozens Reported Killed in Suspected Syria Gas Attack; Damascus Denies

The chemical attack on a rebel-held town in eastern Ghouta killed dozens of people, a medical relief organization and a rescue service said, and Washington said the reports - if confirmed - would demand an immediate international response, Reuters reporte

World | April 8, 2018, Sunday // 16:11 | Viewed: 3903

Russia Warns UK it is 'Playing with Fire and will be Sorry' Over Salisbury Spy Poisoning

Russia's ambassador to the United Nations has warned British officials they are "playing with fire" and will be "sorry" over their response to the poisoning of a former double agent and his daughter in Salisbury, Independent reported.

World » EU | April 6, 2018, Friday // 11:35 | Viewed: 2599
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