Turkish security forces have neutralized 14 PKK terrorists -- including two senior operatives -- during nationwide operations over the past week, said the Interior Ministry on Monday, Anadolu Agency reported. Turkish authorities often use the word "neutralized" in their statements to imply the ...

UAE passport ranked most powerful globally

02.12.2018 [14:42]
The UAE now has the now the world's most powerful passport, achieving the top ranking in an achievement hailed as a tribute to the legacy of the Founding Father, Sheikh Zayed, and the country's diplomacy, according to Abu Dhabi-based daily newspaper ...

Eight dead in SW China residential building fire

02.12.2018 [12:08]
Eight people were killed and three more injured in a residential building fire early Sunday in southwest China's Yunnan province, local authorities said, according to Xinhua. The fire broke out at about 1:58 am in a residential building for rural residents in Xishan ...

Turkish, Russian leaders meet in Argentina

01.12.2018 [20:51]
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the G20 summit on Saturday, Anadolu Agency reported. “Our talks regarding TurkStream are of great importance,” Erdogan said before his meeting with Putin ...

About 5,500 people take part in Paris protests

01.12.2018 [17:03]
More than 100 out of about 5,500 demonstrators have been detained during disorders in central Paris, French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, who arrived to the Paris police management center, reported on Saturday, according to TASS ...

Former US President George H.W. Bush dies at 94

01.12.2018 [11:13]
George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st president of the United States, has died at 94, his office reported on Saturday, according to Tass. "George Herbert Walker Bush, World War II naval aviator, Texas oil pioneer, and 41st President of the United States of America ...

At least 5 dead, over 30 injured in car crash in Hong Kong

30.11.2018 [21:40]
At least five people were killed and more than 30 injured in a car crash early Friday in China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), Xinhua reported. A tourist coach collided with a taxi on a road in Tsing Yi, an island to the northwest of Hong Kong Island, shortly before 5:00 ...

Turkish jets 'neutralize' 14 PKK terrorists in N. Iraq

30.11.2018 [18:05]
Turkish jets have "neutralized" 14 PKK terrorists in northern Iraq, the military said on Thursday, according to Anadolu Agency. Turkish authorities often use the word "neutralized" in their statements to imply that the terrorists in question either surrendered or were killed or captured ...

China's role aligned with G20's goals

30.11.2018 [18:04]
China can play a big role in boosting the international community's confidence in safeguarding the multilateral trading system at the G20 Leaders' Summit, experts said, according to chinadaily.com.cn. President Xi Jinping will attend the two days of meetings in Argentina starting Friday ...

Zurabishvili wins presidential election in Georgia

29.11.2018 [21:23]
Salome Zurabishvili has won the runoff presidential election in Georgia with 59.52% of votes, while Grigol Vashadze secured 40.48% of votes, the Georgian Central Election Commission (CEC) reported on Thursday, according to TASS ...

11th round of Syria peace talks ends in Astana

29.11.2018 [19:44]
The 11th round of Syria peace talks in the Astana format concluded on Thursday with a decision to step up joint efforts to prevent violations of the cease-fire in Idlib, Anadolu Agency reported ...

Chef Jose Andres nominated for 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

29.11.2018 [18:06]
Chef Jose Andres has been nominated for the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize for his work with disaster relief through his non-profit organization World Central Kitchen, accordıng to TIME.com. The Spanish-born chef, restaurateur, author, and humanitarian founded World Central Kitchen in 2010 and ...

Underwater rail travel between UAE and Mumbai?

29.11.2018 [12:20]
The UAE is a land of innovations and setting benchmark in the world, according to Khaleej Times. After Hyperloop and driverless flying cars, now there is another futuristic but fanciful mode of transport for residents to look forward to an underwater rail network.In near future, residents might be able ...

Blast near chemical plant kills 22, injures 22 in north China

28.11.2018 [17:39]
A blast near a chemical plant in Zhangjiakou City, north China's Hebei Province, has killed 22 and injured 22 others early Wednesday morning, local authorities said, Xinhua reported. ...

Turkey neutralizes PKK terrorist on wanted list

27.11.2018 [22:03]
A wanted PKK terrorist with a large bounty on his head was "neutralized" in eastern Turkey, the Interior Ministry said on Tuesday, Anadolu Agency reported. Turkish authorities often use the word "neutralized" in their statements to imply the terrorist in question either surrendered ...

Saudi journalist’s killers did not act alone: Cavusoglu

27.11.2018 [18:18]
Ankara does not believe that those who murdered Jamal Khashoggi acted alone, Turkey’s foreign minister told a German daily Monday, Anadolu Agency reported. In an interview with Suddeutsche Zeitung, Mevlut Cavusoglu assessed Khashoggi’s killing and relations between Turkey and the ...

Chinese president leaves for Spain, Argentina, Panama, Portugal visits, G20 summit

27.11.2018 [17:11]
Chinese President Xi Jinping left Beijing Tuesday for state visits to Spain, Argentina, Panama and Portugal, and the 13th Group of 20 (G20) summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Xinhua reported. Xi was invited to pay the visits by Spanish King Felipe VI, Argentine President ...

“Miss Moscow” was married to king of Malaysia

27.11.2018 [11:30]
Moscow hosted the wedding of the king of Malaysia Muhammad V of Kelantan the Sultan and the winner of the title “Miss Moscow” in 2015 Oksana Vojvodina, the Islam News agency reported ...

IDEAS 2018 Defence Exhibition kicks off in Karachi

27.11.2018 [11:04]
The four-day 10th International Defence Exhibition and Seminar (IDEAS 2018) has kicked off at the Karachi Expo Centre (KEC), Pakistan, according to Dispatch News Desk (DND) news agency ...