Israel takes home more medals at Abu-Dhabi Jiu-Jitsu world championships

21.11.2019 [17:54]
Israeli athletes on Thursday again stepped up to the podium to receive medals at the Jiu-Jitsu World Championships in Abu Dhabi, another proud moment for Israel’s national team, according to TPS news agency. Ronnie Nessimian, a female member of Israel’s national team, won a silver medal ...

Kim Jong Un will not attend upcoming ASEAN summit, North Korean state media says

21.11.2019 [16:36]
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has formally rejected an invitation from South Korean President Moon Jae-in to attend an ASEAN event in Busan next week, the DPRK’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said Thursday, according to NK News ...

SpaceX’s prototype Starship rocket partially bursts during testing in Texas

21.11.2019 [13:30]
A test version of SpaceX’s next-generation rocket, Starship, partially burst apart during ground tests in Texas today, erupting plumes of gas and sending some pieces of hardware soaring into the sky. Live streams set up by local space enthusiasts ...

All 11 trapped coal miners rescued in China

21.11.2019 [12:52]
All the 11 coal miners trapped underground for over 40 hours were rescued in Jiaxiang county, Shandong province, China, on Tuesday night, according to China Daily. "Can I call my wife?" one of the miners asked the rescue worke ...

Athens among 100 worst cities to drive: Survey

21.11.2019 [11:32]
A recent survey conducted by the European automotive group "Mister Auto" ranks cities across the world based on several metrics, including cars per capita, congestion, road quality, average speed, and access to public transport, according to Anadolu ...

Hamburg: Thousands protest against animal testing

20.11.2019 [19:36]
Around 13,000 people attended a demonstration in the German city of Hamburg on Saturday to protest against animal testing. The demonstration was organized amid fears of animal abuse in a nearby facility. The protests were aimed predominantly at the Laboratory ...

Turkey’s Operation Kiran neutralizes 121 PKK terrorists

20.11.2019 [17:24]
Turkey’s anti-terror Operation Kiran in the country’s southeast has “neutralized a total of 121 PKK terrorists and destroyed nearly 229 caves, shelters and warehouses, Turkish interior minister said on Wednesday, according to Anadolu Agency ...

Moldovan wine exports boom in first nine months of 2019

20.11.2019 [15:47]
Moldovan wine exports thrived in the first nine months of 2019, recording the highest level of the last five years in the same period, with the largest increase in exports to China, showed the latest statistics released by Moldova's National Office of Vine ...

Son of former German president stabbed to death in Berlin

20.11.2019 [12:47]
The son of a former German president has been stabbed to death while he was giving a lecture at a hospital in Berlin where he worked as a head physician, according to the Washington Post. Police said they have arrested a 57-year-old man over the death ...

Pakistan's ailing ex-PM Sharif flown to London for treatment

20.11.2019 [11:09]
Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has left Pakistan in an air ambulance to receive medical treatment in London, his party said, according to Aljazeera. Sharif, 69, was accompanied by his younger brother and personal physician ...

Boeing 737 loses its title of world's best-selling airplane to Airbus320

19.11.2019 [20:39]
Boeing's 737 officially lost the title of world's most popular airplane as Airbus320 competitor just passed it in sales, Business Insider reports. Over 55 years of history, the Boeing 737 jetliner has become the best-selling airplane of all time ...

15 killed in north China coal mine blast

19.11.2019 [18:19]
Fifteen people were killed and nine others injured in a coal mine gas explosion in northern China's Shanxi Province, according to Xinhua. Investigation showed that 35 miners were working ...

Pakistan Army Chief meets top Iranian military officials in Tehran

19.11.2019 [16:26]
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) of Pakistan, General Qamar Javed Bajwa held separate meetings with Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council Admiral Ali Shamkhani and Army Chief Major General Abdul Rahim Mousavi in Tehran on Tuesday, the Dispatch News Desk (DND) news agency reported ...

3 dead in shooting at Walmart in Duncan, Oklahoma

19.11.2019 [12:47]
Three people were killed Monday in a shooting outside a Walmart that ended when a bystander pointed a gun at the shooter, police and a witness said, according to usatoday. Police responding to a call shortly before 10 a.m. local time found a man and a woman dead in the front seat of a car in the ...

Putin and Macron discuss Ukraine summit by phone – Interfax

18.11.2019 [19:32]
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron discussed a planned Ukraine peace summit by telephone on Monday, Interfax reported. The Kremlin confirmed that Putin would take part in a four-way international summit meeting on December ...

Turkey gives biggest support to refugees worldwide: Erdogan

18.11.2019 [15:32]
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reiterated on Monday Turkey’s determination in supporting and hosting Syrian refugees would continue, despite calls to send them back, according to Anadolu Agency. “Turkey is a country that gives the biggest support to the least developed countries and refugees ...

Russia launches S-400 production for India, delivery to begin by 2025

18.11.2019 [14:06]
Russia has launched production of S-400 missile defense systems for India and the contract on their delivery will be fulfilled by 2025, CEO of Russia's state hi-tech corporation Rostec Sergei Chemezov told Dubai Airshow 2019, according to TASS. "The advance payment has been made. I don’t want to specify ...

Pakistan successfully conducts training launch of surface to surface Shaheen-1 ballistic missile

18.11.2019 [13:05]
Pakistan on Monday successfully conducted the training launch of surface to surface Shaheen-1 ballistic missile which is capable of delivering all types of warheads upto a range of 650 kilometers, the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said, according to Dispatch News Desk ...

At least 2 killed, 4 injured in explosion at munitions depot in Balakliya

18.11.2019 [10:37]
At least two Ukrainian servicemen were killed and four injured in an explosion at a large military ammunition depot in the city of Balakliya in Kharkiv Oblast, some 460 kilometers southeast of Kyiv, Ukraine’s General Staff of the Armed Forces reported, according to Kyiv Post ...