Sat, 16 Feb 2019

White House Spokeswoman Confirms Being Questioned By Special Counsel

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders has confirmed that she has been interviewed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who has been ...

Trump Tabs Diplomatic Veteran Satterfield To Be Ambassador To Turkey

U.S. President Donald Trump plans to nominate diplomatic veteran David Satterfield to be the U.S. ambassador to Turkey, the White ...

St. Petersburg Refuses Permission For Nemtsov Memorial Rally

Authorities in St. Petersburg have denied permission to hold a march in the city center on February 24 to mark ...

Russia to introduce cultural program for school kids

How much art, theater, and sightseeing should be injected into kids' education? Russia's Ministry of Culture and Ministry of Education ...

7 contemporary Russian novels you need to read before you die

When people think of the Russian novel, far too often they think of the 19th century: works by Gogol, Dostoevsky ...

3 popular myths about the Soviets in Afghanistan

The 30th anniversary of the withdrawal of Soviet troops from Afghanistan is a good time to debunk some myths about ...

If _insert city name here_ is not Russia, then what is

An American writer based in St. Petersburg asked Russians what city the consider to reflect true Russia this is what ...

U.S. Vice President Accuses Iran Of Nazi-Like 'Murderous Threats'

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, following a visit to the memorial site of Auschwitz, has accused Iran of Nazi-like anti-Semitism, ...

British Defense Chief Tells Russia To Stop 'Trying To Goad' West

Britain's defense minister has accused Russia of 'trying to goad the West into a new arms race' and he urged ...

48 countries condemn Pulwama attack, extend support to India

New Delhi [India], Feb 16 (ANI): The international community has extended support to India following the dreaded Pulwama terror attack ...

Scientists find genetic vulnerability to menthol cigarette use

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 16 (ANI): Scientists have now found a genetic variant in people of African descent that significantly ...

British Defense Chief Tells Russia To Stop Trying To Goad West

Britain's defense minister has accused Russia of 'trying to goad the West into a new arms race' and he urged ...

US supplies aid to Venezuela migrants in Colombia

Washington DC [USA], Feb 16 (ANI): The US military on Friday (local time) delivered relief supplies to Venezuelan migrants in ...

U.S. V.P. Pence Accuses Iran Of Nazi-Like Murderous Threats

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, following a visit to the memorial site of Auschwitz, accused Iran of Nazi-like anti-Semitism a ...

Renowned American investor detained in Russia

Moscow [Russia], Feb 16 (ANI): An American national and one of Russia's well-known foreign investor was detained in Moscow over ...

Ethiopia to aid return of 541 nationals stranded in Tanzania

Ethiopia is assisting 541 nationals stranded in Tanzania to obtain travel documents and return home, the foreign ministry said on ...

Putin Confidant Disinvited From EU-Funded Conference After Report

BRUSSELS -- A close confidant of Russian President Vladimir Putin has been disinvited from a conference funded by the European ...

US Vice President Pence makes his 1st visit to Auschwitz

US Vice President Mike Pence is visiting the memorial site of Auschwitz along with the Polish president. It was the ...

Moscow Court Extends Custody Of American Financier Accused Of Fraud

A court in Moscow has extended the detention of the American founder of investment company Baring Vostok, Michael Calvey, who ...

30 Years Later, Russia Aims To Rewrite The Soviet War In Afghanistan

When a legislative body formed in the reformist Gorbachev era gathered in Moscow in December 1989 to reflect on the ...

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Global head of corporate law at Apple facing fraud charges

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has filed insider trading charges against a former senior attorney at ...

Pence says Iran openly advocating another Holocaust

WARSAW, Poland - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence zeroed in onĀ Iran on Thursday when he addressed Polish Prime Minister Mateusz ...

Crackdown on mail distribution centre in Darwin results in seizures

DARWIN, Northern Territory, Australia - A crackdown on the sending of illicit substances and other illegal items through the post ...

Youthful U.S. drug dealer caught boarding plane for Hawaii from Sydney

SYDNEY, Australia - A 21-year old American drug lord has been arrested at Sydney International Airport as he was about ...

Jaish al-Adl claims responsibility for deadly attack on Iranian forces

TEHRAN, Iran - A deadly suicide bombing has claimed the lives of at least 27 members of Iran's elite Revolutionary ...

It has taken centuries to complete, but the end is in sight

THANLYIN, Myanmar - After 270 years of false starts, the Portuguese church in the port city Thanlyin , in Myanmar ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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