Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 18 times on June 23, using banned artillery systems, the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarter
A federal court judge has temporarily halted the deportation of more than 100 Iraqi Christians living in the Detroit area who were detained in raids by federal agents. Many of them fear
Slovenia will play in group C of the preliminary round of the 2018 European Men's Handball Championship in Croatia along with the reigning European champions Germany and Balkan teams Macedonia and
Mexico tops the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A, with four points after two games
Enyioha Opara, Minna Pandemonium ensued on Friday following the decision of the Niger State government to enforce its relocation order to people living in the Rafinsanyin area of Suleja old barracks.
Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov has said that the main task now is to introduce European values and standards in the lives of every Ukrainian, the
The majority of American voters believe the investigations into Russia and President Donald Trump are hurting the country, and would like to see Congress focus on other matters, includi
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Central Bank of Nigeria on Friday said it intervened in the crisis between Etisalat and a consortium of 13 Nigerian banks over a syndicated loan of about $1.2bn granted the te
The economy ministry has drafted an investment promotion bill which aims at putting the existing incentives for initial investments at the national and local levels under one roof. It also introduces
In the wake of government’s approval of its production licence, ExxonMobil today advertised for a range of services as it ramps up operations to draw oil from the huge Liza well offshore in 2020. The
Atambayev is now on an official visit to Russia
Hosts Russia go into their final 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A match against Mexico on Saturday in Kazan knowing that only a victory will guarantee a semifinal spot in the tourna
Two Nigerians, Chuukwu James and Gageche Gold Patience, were arrested in Kenya on Friday for being in possession of heroin worth Sh4.5m (about N13.7m) They two were arrested by the Anti-Narcotics Poli
Three children, and two adults who tried to rescue them, have died after being electrocuted at a waterpark in Akyazi, north-western Turkey, local media reported. Read Full Article at R
A mass for the homeland was held in Ljubljana two days before National Day, during which Maribor Archbishop Aljozij Cvikl called for increased efforts to support the common good, respecting the uniqu
After seven unbelievable days, the hideous wildfire that started with catastrophic consequences in Pedrógão Grande is close to being declared “extinct”. Fronts that have been raging in the boroughs o
The Police on Friday said it would withdraw personnel of its mobile formation attached to important personalities in the country back to the barrack. Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, announ
An enterprise is currently producing A-100 new radar surveillance and guidance aircraft
An US Air Force Thunderbird F-16 has crashed and flipped over while practicing for an air show in Dayton, Ohio. Two people are trapped inside the jet, but are reportedly not injured. Th
President of Azerbaijan, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev has attended the opening of a revolver-type grenade launcher ammunition plant in the city of Shirvan
Although President Donald Trump’s private resort Mar-a-Lago used to regularly host pricey charity galas, they have been increasingly steering clear of the club ever since Trump’s election.
Kayode Idowu The Borno State Police Command have reintroduced the restriction of vehicular movement in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, as a result of recent security breaches. The people of the st
The 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix is organized at the highest level
If you have lots of sex, your brain will undoubtedly be thank you for it. That’s the assurance some researchers gave recently — especially for older adults. A new study has found a link be
A JIHAD terror suspect arrested in Madrid had been planning an attack in Spain that he claimed would be 'far worse' than the ...
Using paracetamol during pregnancy could lead to inhibited masculinity and a flaccid sex drive for male offspring during adult life, according to new research from the University of Cop
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received Minister of Foreign Affairs of Costa Rica Manuel Gonzalez Sanz
On Friday, Kiev Region Council appealed to the Verkhovna Rada asking it to regulate the procedure of impeaching the president to kick off the process of removing the current leader from his office
Closer ties between Saudi Arabia and US President Donald Trump’s administration helped pave the way for a succession shake-up making a 31-year-old prince the kingdom’s de facto ruler, anal
Republican senators have opened an investigation into former Attorney General Loretta Lynch based on the same Russian fake news that prompted former FBI director James Comey to act on the Hillary Clin
An appeal against the Baku Grave Crimes Court’s verdict on Russian citizen of Armenian origin Marat Ueldanov, accused of drug trafficking, was considered in the Baku Court of Appeal June 23.
Ascot was anything but royal when the posh race meeting descended into a drunken brawl filled with catfights, punches and beer bellies. Read Full Article at RT.com
President Donald Trump revealed that he kept ousted FBI Director James Comey guessing about the existence of recordings of their interactions so that Comey would “tell what actually too
President of Azerbaijan Automobile Federation (AFA) Anar Alakbarov and Vice-President of AFA Madat Guliyev visited the F1 Paddock on the first day of the Formula 1 races in Baku, inquired about prepar
On June 22, 2017, the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU), upon the proposal of the Deposit Guarantee Fund, issued Decision No. 394-D On Revoking the Banking License and Liquidating Diamantbank PJSC.
Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri Ahead of the Monday and Tuesday Salah celebration, the Police in Imo have deployed the anti-bomb department and all heads of the tactical units of the command to mosques, ban
Adetona Odukomaiya, Technical Director of the Lagos State Scrabble Association, on Friday said plans were underway to add scrabble to schools’ curriculum in the state. Odukomaiya told the News Agency
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday said his administration would host Muslims in 20 centres across the state for the Eid-el-Fitri celebration as part of its strategy to bring about
President Donald Trump has already “tarnished” the process of finding an FBI director to replace James Comey — who the president fired in May in an effort to halt the agency’s
Eight princesses from the United Arab Emirates were given suspended jail terms and fined in a trafficking case in Belgium, escaping the harsher charges of inhumane treatment. Read Full
California is fighting intolerance by tightening the purse strings for state officials traveling to US states deemed to have enacted prejudicial laws. Read Full Article at RT.com
Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, on Friday said Nigeria needed to recruit 30,000 police personnel annually for five years to meet UN recommendation. Idris made this known in Abuja while
An Indian police officer was stripped and beaten to death by a mob outside a large mosque in the region of Kashmir. The officer had reportedly been taking photos of people leaving the m
AGERPRES special correspondent to Brussels Madalina Cerban reports: Romania's President Klaus Iohannis said Friday in Brussels, in connection with foreign investment control in Europe, that Europeans
Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba says he is in a state of shock following the death of his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Mr Sylvanus Giwa. He, however, extolled Giwa, describing him as a great pr
The cost of a visa will be 100 riyals ($27.5)
A 25-year-old cobbler, Joseph Jericho, was, on Friday, sentenced to 25-year imprisonment by an Ikeja High Court for stealing two laptops and three mobile phones from a student. Jericho of No. 14, Chur
The Baku methanol plant, operated by SOCAR Methanol LLC of Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR, expects to reach the annual capacity of 500,000 tons of methanol by 2019
The United States has accused Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine of a campaign of "violence and harassment" against international monitors aimed at preventing them from reporting t
‘For failure to prove its case’, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has lost another case of fraud in Lagos against a 52-year-old businessman after 6 years of prosecution. This is even as Pr
The Philippines-flagged freighter that struck the USS Fitzgerald off the coast of Japan last week was on autopilot at the time, according to tracking data that emerged in the course of
Azerbaijan’s Embassy will demand explanations from the Czech Foreign Ministry regarding the anti-Azerbaijan statements made by the Czech Republic’s ambassador to Armenia, says Hikmat Hajiyev, the Azer
The Roma Community Council, an umbrella organisation representing interests of the Roma in Slovenia in dialogue with state authorities and discussing concrete issues, situation and rights of the Roma
New photos released by United States European Command (EUCOM) show an Su-27 less than ten meters from a US surveillance aircraft, in one of just several close brushes between Russian an
The number of homeless families in the UK has almost doubled since the Conservative Party took power seven years ago, figures show. Read Full Article at RT.com
The world in pictures in a photo gallery by TASS
CALGARY - The Alberta government won't get to defend the constitutionality of its beer tax system in court until Sept. 19. The delay comes after arguments from lawyers representing two breweries ...
Mario Falcone and Becky Miesner went public with their romance last year[Becky Miesner/Instagram] And it seems the TOWIE star is still celebrating his happy news, after he posted a stunning
Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt have discussed their potential baby names [Heidi Montag/Instagram] The couple have come a long way from their reality tv days on The Hills, and few fans of the show
Despite low oil prices, Texas growth continues.
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Supreme Court on Friday overturned the conviction of a lottery employee implicated in a nationwide fixing scandal, saying his trial over a rigged $16.5 million jackpot
Readers' questions while the EU and UK negotiate over the status of millions of people
In the dystopian action classic “Mad Max,” the lead character — clad in black leather and armed with a sawed-off shotgun — sets out to avenge the death of his wife and child who were killed by a v
The Affordable Care Act repeal bill unveiled Thursday by Senate Republicans has aptly drawn universal scorn from healthcare experts, hospital and physician groups and advocates for patients and th
An Ohio judge declared a mistrial on Friday in the hearing of former University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing, who in 2015 shot and killed Samuel DuBose, an incident that was captured o
A quartet of science fiction books that imagine a near and realistic future.
Classical music may be the art of the sublime, liquid architecture and all the rest, but it has nonetheless always been a long-suffering kingdom of kvetching. Born to serve the church, Western mus
Gold reserves remained unchanged at $20 billion
The weather information on the portal will also help in better planning for infrastructure availability to ensure cost effective and reliable supply, the power ministry said in a statement.