Inter Milan coach Antonio Conte under police protection after receiving threatening letter

17.11.2019 [15:37]
Inter Milan coach Antonio Conte is receiving police protection after a threatening letter containing a bullet was sent to him through the post, Italian media reported on Saturday. According to Corriere della Sera, the former Italy and Chelsea manager received the anonymous threatening ...

Donald Trump confirms pre-election UK visit

17.11.2019 [13:55]
US President Donald Trump has confirmed he will travel to London 10 days before the UK general election, according to BBC. He will be in the capital with the first lady for the Nato summit between 2 and 4 December. Mr Trump will also attend a reception at Buckingham Palace, which will be hosted ...

4 relatives of dead Daesh/ISIS leader remanded

17.11.2019 [12:40]
Four close relatives of dead Daesh/ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi have been remanded in this central Anatolian province Saturday, according to Anadolu Agency. Kirsehir chief public prosecutor’s office said 25 close relatives al-Baghdadi have been arrested ...

‘Diversity is a form of wealth, not a factor of division,’ UNESCO chief says ahead of International Day for Tolerance

17.11.2019 [11:11]
“At a time when extremism and fanaticism are too often unleashed, when “the venom of hatred” continues to poison a part of humanity, “tolerance has never been more vital a virtue”, Audrey Azoulay, the Director-General of the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) said in her message on the ...

Trump friend Roger Stone found guilty on all charges

16.11.2019 [14:31]
Roger Stone, U.S. President Donald Trump's long-time friend and confidante, was found guilty by a federal court Friday of all seven charges he faced, including obstructing a Congressional investigation into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian interference in the 2016 election, Anadolu Agency reports ...

Graham blocks resolution on the disputed Armenian issue

16.11.2019 [12:48]
Following a meeting with US President Donald Trump and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the US senator stood up to tell his colleagues they should not sugarcoat or rewrite history, according to TRT World ...

Venice hit by another ferocious high tide, flooding city

16.11.2019 [09:55]
An exceptionally high tide hit Venice again on Friday just three days after the city suffered its worst flooding in more than 50 years, leaving squares, shops and hotels once more inundated, according to Reuters. Mayor Luigi Brugnaro closed access to the submerged ...

4 district police officers killed in N. Afghanistan

15.11.2019 [17:58]
Four police officers, including a district police chief, were killed in a Taliban ambush in Afghanistan's northern Baghlan province on Friday, a local official said, according to Xinhua. "Afzal Hakimi, police chief of Warsaj district of Takhar province, and three of his colleagues were martyred ...

Moldovan parliament approves minority technocratic cabinet

15.11.2019 [14:34]
The Moldovan parliament approved on Thursday the minority technocratic cabinet formed overnight by career economist Ion Chicu amid a sudden political crisis, according to news reports from Chisinau, capital of Moldova. Chicu's cabinet was voted by 62 MPs, almost all of them from the two largest parliamentary groups ...

Hundreds of Chicago flights canceled, delayed due to snow

14.11.2019 [15:55]
Winter storms that dumped heavy snow and high winds on the Midwest and beyond Monday resulted in over 1,800 canceled flights and another 6,400 delays. According to FlightAware.com, over 230 flights within, into ...

Erdogan: Thousands died from delay in Syrian safe zone

14.11.2019 [14:57]
Tens of thousands of people died because a safe zone was not implemented quickly enough in northern Syria, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday, Anadolu Agency reports. Erdogan made the comments during a joint press conference with ...

One dead, three injured as student opens fire at Russia’s Far Eastern college

14.11.2019 [10:28]
One person was killed and three injured on Thursday when a student opened fire at a college in Blagoveshchensk, a city in Russia’s Far Eastern Amur Region, the Amur Region department of the Russian interior ministry said, according to TASS ...

Several killed in Afghanistan car explosion: Interior ministry

13.11.2019 [12:29]
A car bomb has been detonated in Afghanistan's capital during the morning commute, killing at least seven civilians, officials said, according to Aljazeera. Nasrat Rahimi, spokesman for the interior ministry, said the ...

Turkey's president arrives in Washington for talks

13.11.2019 [11:59]
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday for official talks with his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump, according to Anadolu Agency. The president and First Lady Emine Erdogan were greeted ...

Jeanine Anez declares herself Bolivia interim president

13.11.2019 [09:00]
Jeanine Anez, the head of Bolivia's Senate, declared herself interim president of Bolivia in Congress despite a lack of a quorum to appoint her in a legislative session that was boycotted by legislators from former President Evo Morales' left-wing party ...

Multilateralism must weather ‘challenges of today and tomorrow’ Guterres tells Paris Peace Forum

12.11.2019 [17:25]
In a speech to the Paris Peace Forum in Paris on Monday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said that to thrive, multilateralism had to adapt, mindful that “conflicts persist, creating suffering and displacement: our world is ...

Sikhs observe 550th birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak today

12.11.2019 [12:52]
The Sikh Community across the globe is observing the 550th birth anniversary of their spiritual leader Baba Guru Nanak Dev Ji on Tuesday (November 12, 2019), the Dispatch News Desk (DND) news agency reported ...

Alibaba’s Singles’ Day sales top $38 billion

12.11.2019 [09:59]
After 24 hours of frenzied buying and selling, and weeks of aggressive advertising and promotions before it, the Alibaba Group said today its sales hit another record high on Singles’ Day, the biggest shopping day on the planet, according to TechCrunch. ...

Israelis win gold and silver medals at European Thai Boxing Championship

11.11.2019 [19:43]
Israeli athletes Itai Gayer and Kibedi Gordon on Sunday won Gold and Silver Medals at the European Thai Boxing Championship held in Minsk, Belarus, according to TPS news agency. 21-year-old Gayer beat several strong opponents to win the gold medal in the under-67 kilogram ...