Cristiano Ronaldo ignores Michel Platini
Cristiano Ronaldo snubbed Michel Platini as Real Madrid picked up the FIFA World Club Cup trophy on Saturday night. The La Liga and Champions League winners beat San Lorenzo 2-0 in Morocco thanks to goals from ...

Problems of Customs Union partners unlikely to pose risks for Eurasian Economic Union

22.12.2014 [19:21]
The Russian ruble’s steep fall against the currencies of Moscow’s other partners in the Customs Union and the current trade disagreements between Belarus and Russia may spill over into the Eurasian Economic Union, which is to officially emerge on January 1, 2015 on the basis of the Customs Union to incorporate Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan ...
OPEC Secretary General hopes to see a recovery in the price of oil by the end of the second half of 2015

OPEC Secretary General hopes to see a recovery in the price of oil by the end of the second half of 2015

22.12.2014 [15:39]
Abu Dhabi - OPEC secretary general Abdullah al-Badri told Reuters on Sunday he hoped to see a recovery in the price of oil by the end of ...

UN Security Council demands to prevent movement of terrorists across borders and suppress financing of terrorism

20.12.2014 [15:51]
Terrorism thrives largely due to income from transnational criminal activities, including those related to drug trafficking and illegal exploitation of natural resources.Report informs it was declared by UN Under Secretary General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman, ...
National Kanto’s first hydrogen filling station opens in Tokyo

National Kanto’s first hydrogen filling station opens in Tokyo

19.12.2014 [20:22]
The first filling station in the Kanto area for fuel cell cars that run on compressed hydrogen gas opened in Tokyo’s Nerima Ward on Thursday. The station, operated by Tokyo Gas, can handle six vehicles per hour or 50 per day, officials said ...

8 children killed in home in northern Australia

19.12.2014 [17:23]
Eight dead children and a woman suffering from stab wounds were found inside a home in a northern Australian city on Friday, police said. Queensland state police said they were called to the home in the Cairns suburb of Manoora on Friday morning after receiving a report of a woman with serious injuries ...

Russian President Putin responds to 53 questions from journalists during 3-hour press conference

19.12.2014 [12:23]
On December 18 President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin held his tenth annual press conference with Russian and foreign journalists. During the session, Putin discussed important issues that Russia is currently facing: the situation in Ukraine, the fall of the ruble ...
European Parliament approves EU-Georgia association deal

European Parliament approves EU-Georgia association deal

18.12.2014 [20:27]
The European Parliament gave its green light to the EU-Georgia Association Agreement on Thursday. The deal will establish deep political association and economic integration between the EU and Georgia, including the progressive opening up of their respective markets. The deal is the third in a new series of association agreements that the European Parliament ...
U.S. will bid for 2024 Olympics, pick city later

U.S. will bid for 2024 Olympics, pick city later

17.12.2014 [18:09]
The United States Olympic Committee has thrown a hat in the ring for the 2024 Summer Olympics. No big reveal there, since all signs have pointed that way for a year. ...

Death toll reaches 141 in massacre at Pakistan school

17.12.2014 [17:42]
Taliban gunmen stormed into a Pakistan school Tuesday and killed at least 141 people, most of them children, before army commandos swept in and halted the siege, Pakistan authorities said. ...

Died last male Northern white Rhino

17.12.2014 [12:57]
Died in USA male Northern white Rhino named Angelita. In the world there are only five members of this subspecies, but they are ...

Children among 126 dead in Taliban attack on Pakistan military school

16.12.2014 [18:21]
Pakistani Taliban militants stormed an army-run school on Tuesday and killed 126 people, including at least 84 children, shooting some in the head, while hundreds of teachers and students were trapped inside the building, officials said. ...
Taliban gunmen hold Pakistan school hostage, kill students

Taliban gunmen hold Pakistan school hostage, kill students

16.12.2014 [17:20]
Taliban militants have killed at least 84 students and taken hundreds hostage at a school in Pakistan's northwestern city, Peshawar. Rescue operations are underway. Islamist militants stormed a school in Pakistan's ...

Japan Report: Toyota Mirai Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car, and Toyota's Safety Technology

15.12.2014 [19:18]
There is no denying the fact that the world runs on fossil fuels. We use them to power everything from our homes and industries...to our automobiles. Fossil fuels literally run and rule our lives. But there will come a day when we'll run out of them. The fuel we are digging from ...

Japan Report: Toyota Mirai Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car, and Toyota's Safety Technology

15.12.2014 [19:17]
There is no denying the fact that the world runs on fossil fuels. We use them to power everything from our homes and industries...to our automobiles. Fossil fuels literally run and rule our lives. But there will come a day when we'll run out of them ...

Colossal statue of Amenhotep III unveiled in Egypt

15.12.2014 [14:31]
Archaeologists unveiled a restored colossal statue of Amenhotep III that was toppled in an earthquake more than 3,000 years ago at ...

Hypnosis 'helps breast cancer patients': Patients put in trance before operations 'spend less time in hospital'

15.12.2014 [12:08]
Hypnosis helps women recover more quickly from debilitating breast cancer surgery, researchers claim. Patients who are put in a trance just before the operation spend less time in hospital and also have fewer side effects if they need ...
Deal salvaged at UN climate talks in Peru

Deal salvaged at UN climate talks in Peru

14.12.2014 [15:45]
Climate negotiators salvaged a compromise deal in Lima early Sunday that sets the stage for a global pact in Paris next year, but rejected a rigorous review of the greenhouse gas emissions limits they plan. More than 30 hours behind schedule, delegates from more than 190 countries agreed ...

United Nations declares June 21 International Day of Yoga

14.12.2014 [11:25]
The United Nations on Thursday declared that June 21 will be International Day of Yoga, adopting a measure proposed by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi who said yoga lets people "discover the sense of oneness with yourself, the world and the nature." The 193-member U.N. General Assembly approved by consensus ...