Public planting 11M trees for greener Turkey: President

11.11.2019 [14:01]
By planting millions of young trees, the nation is working to foster a new lush green Turkey, said the nation’s president on Monday, according to Anadolu Agency. The public is planting 11 million saplings today, Nov. 11 at ...

Bolivian president Evo Morales resigns after election result dispute

11.11.2019 [11:46]
Evo Morales has announced he will resign as president of Bolivia after the military called for him to step down and the police withdrew their support following weeks of unrest over disputed election results, according to The Guardian ...

NASA to send Israeli-developed solar power generator to space station

11.11.2019 [10:20]
NASA in 2020 will send a prototype solar power generator developed at Ben-Gurion University (BGU) to the International Space Station, possibly a major step toward private commercial space missions, according to TPS news agency ...

Kartarpur Corridor inaugurated by PM Imran Khan at Pakistan-India border

11.11.2019 [09:50]
In an historic development filled with religious sentiments and a message of religious harmony, Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday inaugurated the Kartarpur Corridor, fulfilling a decades-old demand of the Sikh Community to have an access to one of ...

Iran finds new oilfield of massive size

10.11.2019 [15:44]
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday said a new big oilfield has been discovered in Khuzestan province in southwestern Iran. “We have discovered a new big oilfield with 53 billion barrels of reserves,” Rouhani said ...

Turkey marks 81st death anniversary of Ataturk

10.11.2019 [15:28]
Turkey on Sunday marked 81st death anniversary of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, founder of the Republic of Turkey, Anadolu Agency reported. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan attended a ceremony at ...

Drone disrupts operations at Japan`s Kansai airport

09.11.2019 [21:40]
Operations at Kansai International Airport were suspended for about one hour on Saturday after a drone was seen flying over the airport, according to Japan Today. It was the second such incident in three days after a drone sighting caused arrival and departures to be delayed twice on Thursday ...

Iranian media announces downing of unidentified drone

09.11.2019 [09:41]
Iranian forces shot down a drone belonging to a foreign country, state news agency IRNA reported, quoting an Iranian official. “The downed drone definitely belonged to a foreign country. Its wreckage has been recovered and is being investigated,” ...

Young woman dies after explosion at fast food cafe in Bishkek

08.11.2019 [20:47]
One person died as a result of the explosion at the fast food cafe Antoshka in the center of Bishkek today, according to AKI press. The young woman died of received burns, Emergency Medical Care Center Chief Iskender Shayakhmetov told ...

Israeli team wins gold medal for producing bee-free honey

07.11.2019 [19:00]
A team of Technion researchers was awarded a gold medal at the International Genetically Engineered Machine Competition (iGEM) in Boston for producing bee-free honey. The team, including 12 members from six Technion faculties ...

Toyota recorded net income of $11.65 billion between April-September

07.11.2019 [16:57]
Japanese automaker Toyota Motor posted a net income of 1.27 trillion yen ($11.58 billion) between April and September, 2.6 percent more than the same period last year, the company announced Thursday. During that period – the first semester of Japan's financial year – the country's largest car manufacturer ...

Erdogan, Trump to meet in Washington on Nov. 13

07.11.2019 [10:35]
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and U.S. President Donald Trump held a phone call Wednesday, reaffirming their meeting in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 13, Anadolu Agency reports. The two leaders also discussed regional developments as well as bilateral issues ...

Israeli emergency org trains old-age caretakers to save lives

06.11.2019 [19:05]
United Hatzalah, an Israeli emergency organization, has launched a new life-saving project which will train foreign old-age caretakers in Israel to provide first aid treatment to the people in their care in an emergency, according to TPS news agency. The course, which began this week in Tel Aviv ...

YPG/PKK terrorists harass Turkey's safe-zone op. area in N.Syria

06.11.2019 [14:11]
YPG/PKK terror group continues to violate the safe-zone deals Turkey hammered with the U.S. and Russia, and attacks Turkey's anti-terror operation area, the National Defense Ministry said on Wednesday, according to Anadolu Agency ...

At least 17 killed in attack near Tajikistan's border with Uzbekistan

06.11.2019 [13:46]
Tajikistan said on Wednesday Daesh terrorists who crossed the border from Afghanistan were behind a clash with security forces that left at least 17 people dead, according to TRT World. "All (of them) are members of the so-called terrorist group 'Islamic State' (Daesh)", the border guard service said in ...

Tusk not to run for Polish president

06.11.2019 [11:54]
European Council President Donald Tusk, a former Polish Prime Minister, in a Tuesday conversation with Polish media said he will not run in next year's presidential election in Poland, Polish Press Agency (PAP) reported, according to Xinhua ...

Iran: Rouhani sends letters to Saudi and Bahraini monarchs

06.11.2019 [11:37]
Iranian government spokesman Ali Rubaie said on Monday (November 4, 2019) that President Hassan Rouhani had sent letters to the monarchs of Saudi Arabia and Bahrain without giving further details about their content, saying only that they are about ...

China launches new BeiDou satellite

05.11.2019 [18:27]
China sent a new satellite of the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) into space from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan Province at 1:43 a.m. Tuesday, according to Xinhua. Launched on a Long March-3B carrier rocket, it is the 49th satellite of the BDS satellite family and ...

On way to cure, Israeli researchers discover gene causing common cardiac arrhythmia

05.11.2019 [18:16]
Researchers at Ben-Gurion University (BGU) have identified a previously unknown mechanism for atrial fibrillation, the most common cardiac arrhythmia which kills nearly 200,000 people every year, the first stage toward finding a cure, according to TPS news agency ...