Jeff Bezos lost about $7 billion on Thursday

25.10.2019 [17:33]
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, the world’s richest person, just lost a fortune in a single evening, according to CNBC. Amazon reported third-quarter earnings Thursday that disappointed investors and sent Amazon stock spiraling down as much as ...

Poland to announce new cabinet composition shortly after November 12

24.10.2019 [20:01]
The Polish government will present a new cabinet line-up shortly after the inaugural sitting of Poland's new parliament, scheduled for November 12, Deputy Prime Minister Jacek Sasin told public radio on Wednesday. “I am not able to give the exact date at the moment, but I also don't think that we will ...

Essex lorry deaths: 39 found dead were reportedly Chinese nationals

24.10.2019 [15:39]
The 39 people who were found dead in the back of a refrigerated truck in the English county of Essex on Wednesday were Chinese nationals, according to China Daily. Officers are continuing to question the vehicle's driver, Mo ...

'Turkey's efforts prevented terror state in N. Syria'

24.10.2019 [15:36]
Turkey’s anti-terror efforts in Syria defeated the establishment of a terror state in the war-weary country, Turkish foreign minister said on Wednesday, according to Anadolu Agency. "This operation (Peace Spring), and these efforts in fact ...

Israeli Tech that converts air into water helps villages in Colombia

24.10.2019 [15:27]
The residents of El Talento, a small town located in Colombia and adjacent to the city of Cúcuta, have recently been introduced to Israeli technology that converts air into water, bringing respite to a significant problem that the village was contending with ...

Brexit: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn meet after timetable rejected

24.10.2019 [14:39]
Boris Johnson has met Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn amid uncertainty over what happens next with Brexit, according to BBC. The meeting comes after MPs rejected the PM's plan to fast-track a bill to implement his deal through Parliament. During PMQs, Mr Johnson said MPs had ...

Pakistan, India sign historic Kartarpur agreement amid border & Kashmir tension

24.10.2019 [11:40]
Pakistan and India on Thursday signed the agreement on the Opening of Kartarpur Corridor, a historic and landmark agreement which have not only turned long-awaited dream of Indian Sikh Community to visit the birth place of their Spiritual Leader Baba ...

5 dead in Mexico plane crash

24.10.2019 [11:28]
At least five people died after a small plane crashed Wednesday in the western Mexican state of Michoacan, local media reported, according to Xinhua. The state prosecutor told reporters that the number of fatalities was a preliminary figure in the crash in Las Juntas ...

UK police discover 39 bodies in truck, arrest driver

23.10.2019 [18:45]
British police found the bodies of 39 people inside a truck believed to have come from Bulgaria at an industrial estate near London on Wednesday, and said they had arrested the driver on suspicion of murder, according to Reuters. The discovery of the bodies ...

Elite IDF Search & Rescue unit shares know-how with the world

23.10.2019 [17:50]
Israel’s elite Search and Rescue Unit, codenamed 669, is sharing its vast professional knowledge with partners around the world, and especially with Jewish communities, in an effort to improve emergency response and save lives, according to TPS news agency ...

46th Tokyo Motor Show 2019 doors open from October 24

23.10.2019 [17:21]
Passenger cars, commercial vehicles, motorcycles, carrozzeria, vehicle bodies, parts, machinery and tools as well as mobility-related services will be on exhibit at the 46th Tokyo Motor Show over a period of 12 days from October 24 through November 4 at the Tokyo Big Sight venue in the Ariake district of Tokyo`s Koto-ku ...

Belarusian Parliament speaker to attend NAM summit in Baku

23.10.2019 [11:12]
Chairman of the House of Representatives Vladimir Andreichenko will take part in the 18th summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) in Baku on 25-26 October, according to BelTA ...

World's oldest pearl discovered near Abu Dhabi

22.10.2019 [16:08]
The world's oldest natural pearl has been discovered on an island off Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, BBC reported. The 8,000-year-old pearl was found during excavations at Marawah Island ...

Tashkent hosts event celebrating 30th anniversary of granting Uzbek language status of state language

22.10.2019 [13:26]
A solemn ceremony marking the 30th anniversary of granting the Uzbek language the status of state language has been held in Tashkent. President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, members of government ...

15 police, 8 militants killed in N. Afghanistan's clashes

22.10.2019 [12:36]
At least 15 police and eight militants were killed after a dozen Taliban militants stormed a security checkpoint in Ali Abad district in Afghanistan's northern Kunduz province early on Tuesday morning, a provincial source said, according to Xinhua ...

74 people die of dengue in Sri Lanka

21.10.2019 [18:48]
Seventy four people had died and over 55,000 had been infected by the dengue virus across Sri Lanka till the second week of October this year, the government information department quoted the Epidemiology Unit as saying on Monday, according to Xinhua ...

Fire grips Turin's Cavallerizza Reale

21.10.2019 [18:06]
A big fire broke out on Monday at Turin's Cavallerizza Reale, a historic building in the centre of the northern city which has UNESCO World Heritage status thanks to its special architectural features, according to ANSA news agency. ...

30 killed in bus accident in western DR Congo

21.10.2019 [15:32]
At least 30 people were killed and several others injured in a bus accident in the Democratic Republic of Congo, officials said, according to Anadolu Agency. The accident occurred on Sunday in the western Mbanza-Ngungu city ...

Xi welcomes World Internet Conference attendees with letter

20.10.2019 [14:40]
President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory letter to the 6th World Internet Conference, which opened Sunday in the town of Wuzhen in East China's Zhejiang province, according to chinadaily.com.cn. Xi pointed out that this year marks the 50th anniversary of the birth of the Internet. ...