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Indian bus accident death toll rises to 45

INDIA - The death toll from a bus accident on Monday in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal has risen to 45, officials said on Tuesday. "After more bodies were recovered from the deep...

6 killed by landmine explosion in northwest Pakistan

PAKISTAN - At least six people were killed and another injured when a landmine exploded in northwest Pakistan's Kurram tribal region Tuesday morning, local reports said. The accident occurred when a car carrying seven members of...

Iran: 300 people arrested over recent riots

IRAN - About 300 people are in detention on charges of participating in the latest riots in the country, Interior Minister Abdul Ridha Rahmani Fadhli said on Tuesday. Fadhli said the judiciary was considering their...

New sanctions on Russia ‘in the near future’ – US Treasury

RUSSIA - US to impose sanctions on Russia 'in the near future,' says Treasury Secretary on Tuesday. The US Treasury will prepare new sanctions against Russia as quickly as possible, anti-Russian measures can be announced...

Dow falls 400 points

VOP, BREAKING NEWS - Dow falls 400 points. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 400 points, with UnitedHealth as the biggest decliner, reports CNBC news. The 30-stock index was also on track for its biggest...

New sanctions on Russia ‘in the near future’ – US official

RUSSIA - US to impose sanctions on Russia 'in the near future,' says Treasury Secretary on Tuesday. The US Treasury will prepare new sanctions against Russia as quickly as possible, anti-Russian measures can be announced...

The rich are advised: the best 10 investments of successful people

When you have a stable income and you start to save money, then there is a temptation to start buying elite goods for yourself and your family. Rich people point out that not all elite...

Ukraine tested the first cruise missile of its own production

UKRAINE - Ukraine tested the first cruise missile of its own production, said Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council Alexander Turchinov. "The trial is a very important event for us, since after the...

Suicide attack killing at least 11 people in Yemen

VOP, BREAKING NEWS - At least 11 people dead in suicide attack on local Yemeni force backed by UAE in south eastern Yemen, reported Reports citing local officials on Tuesday. The attack came as...

Stephen Bannon will testify before the House Intelligence Committee on Wednesday: reports

VOP, BREAKING NEWS - Former White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon will testify before the House Intelligence Committee on Wednesday. His second appearance in front of the panel after lawmakers said he failed to...

China describes report on spying on African Union as “absurd”

CHINA - China's ambassador to the African Union (AU) condemned Monday the "absurd" report published by the French newspaper Le Monde and noted that Beijing, at least between 2012 and 2017, spied on its...

Iran: There is a change in the behavior of the US Navy in the...

IRAN - US warships patrolling the Gulf have changed their behavior and now comply with international rules, an Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander said on Monday. Admiral Ali Azamaii, quoted by the Tasnim news agency, said after...

11 killed in an attack on an army post near a military academy in...

AFGHANISTAN - Gunmen attacked an Afghan army post near a military academy in the Afghan capital Kabul on Monday and killed 11 soldiers in the fourth major attack in a wave of violence in...

At least 36 killed in river bus crash in India

INDIA - At least 36 people were killed in the state when a bus carrying 55 passengers crashed into a river early Monday morning, a minister in the West Bengal state said. West Bengal Transport...

The emergence of a rival candidate for the Sisi in the Egyptian presidential election...

EGYPT - Egyptian politician Musa Mustafa Musa became the only rival to President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Monday in the March presidential election after submitting his candidacy papers to the national electoral commission just minutes...

Colombia suspends peace talks with rebel group after attacks

COLOMBIA - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos announced on Monday the suspension of peace talks with the rebel Marxist National Liberation Army (NLA) after seven people were killed and dozens injured in bomb attacks...

Apple plans to halve production of iPhone X

UNITED STATES - Apple is going to cut production of iPhone X in the I quarter of 2018 from approximately 40 million to 20 million gadgets due to low sales. As the portal Nikkei, the...

Russian fighter intercepted US reconnaissance aircraft over the Black Sea

VOP, BREAKING NEWS - Russian fighter intercepted US reconnaissance aircraft over the Black Sea. The Russian fighter intercepted a US reconnaissance aircraft over the Black Sea, CNN reported. In this case, according to TASS, the interception...

Oil spill: 10 biggest disasters in history

The tanker SANCHI, carrying the flag of Panama, carried 136 thousand tons of gas condensate. On January 6, 290 km east of the mouth of the Yangtze River in the East China Sea, he...

Small plane crashed in southern China

CHINA - A small plane crashed in southern China on Monday belonged to the country's air force, the Chinese Air Force said in its official account with the WeChat social network. According to reports, the...