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Greeks hold massive rally in Athens to protest over Macedonia name dispute

Posted February 05, 2018 06:59:59 Photo: Tens of thousands of protesters converged on Syntagma Square in front of Parliament. (AP: Petros

Iran says US President Donald Trump’s nuclear policy brings world ‘closer to annihilation’

THE United States’ new nuclear policy brings humanity “closer to annihilation”, Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said. His comments

Israel ‘legalising’ rogue settlement in response to murder: Netanyahu

Jerusalem (AFP) - Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said ministers would grant formal authorisation Sunday to a rogue West Bank settlement

Cyprus votes in close presidential run-off

Nicosia (AFP) - Voters in Cyprus cast ballots Sunday in a presidential run-off, with incumbent Nicos Anastasiades and his leftist challenger

Nigel the lonely gannet’s sad end alongside his concrete mate

The bird was lured to Mana Island five years ago by wildlife officials who, in the hope of establishing a gannet

Syrian rebels shoot down Russian fighter jet, kill pilot. Russia strikes back

Istanbul: Syria's former Al-Qaida affiliate claimed responsibility on Saturday for the downing of a Russian warplane in northern Syria, apparently using

Syrian rebels down Russian warplane, kill pilot

The incident took place in an area of Syria’s northern Idlib province that has seen heavy air strikes and fighting on

Trump and Tillerson: Who speaks for America?

Bariloche (Argentina) (AFP) - President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson were both addressing drug smuggling and immigration across

Scientists find 60,000 Mayan structures preserved under dense Guatemalan jungle

Updated February 03, 2018 22:27:04 Photo: Extensive defensive systems and irrigation canals suggest a highly organised workforce. (AP: Canuto & Auld-Thomas/PACUNAM)

Michigan State gymnastics team tries to move on from Nassar

The gymnasts danced like no one was watching , a joyous circle of pink-clad young women celebrating a meet with their

All 955 miners trapped in S.Africa rescued

FILE PHOTO: A track clearing in the tunnelTheunissen, South Africa | AFP | All 955 gold miners trapped underground for more

Larry Nassar: Distraught father lunges at disgraced US gymnastics doctor in hearing

The enraged father of three daughters sexually abused by Larry Nassar has lunged at the former USA Gymnastics national team doctor

Republicans release secret memo accusing Russia investigators of bias

Democrats say it is a Republican attempt to push a cherry-picked narrative that would undercut the investigation into Russia's 2016 election

Fidel Castro’s eldest son ‘Fidelito’ commits suicide

Havana: The eldest son of late Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, committed suicide on Thursday, aged 68, after being

US awaits groundhog’s spring prediction

After record-breaking freezing temperatures across North America, one critter's annual weather prediction might be the last hope for those itching for

Rescued Sibanye Gold miners receiving medical attention after being trapped underground for over 24 hours

Welkom - The National Union of Mineworkers confirmed on Friday morning that all 955 Sibanye Gold mine workers who were trapped

Rohingya mass graves located near village

THE faces of the men half-buried in mass graves had been burned away by acid or blasted by bullets. Noor Kadir

Memo on Trump sets Washington alight

The White House is working to clear the release of a Republican memo alleging bias within the FBI and Justice Department

Cape Town cuts water use limit by nearly half

Residents are now being asked to curb the amount of municipal water they use each day to just 50 liters (a

Holocaust complicity bill: Why the Polish government is ignoring U.S. criticism

Barbed wire fences are pictured at the former Nazi German concentration and extermination camp Auschwitz on the International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Poland’s Holocaust Law Seeks to Weaponize Memory

For the region that historian Timothy Snyder aptly called Bloodlands -- Poland, Ukraine, Belarus, the Baltic states and western Russia -- World War II

India down 10 notches in global democracy index- The New Indian Express

NEW DELHI: India has slipped 10 places in the democracy index to 42, in the rankings released by The Economist Intelligence

Trump State of the Union exposes his huge image problem

YESTERDAY’S big State of the Union speech was clearly an attempt to rebrand Donald Trump. Historically bad polling suggests that Americans

Train carrying US Republicans hits truck, killing one person

The White House said no members of Congress were seriously injured, and that President Donald Trump had been briefed on the

seaplane flew dramatically off course before killing six

The seaplane was meant to turn right, back toward the ocean.It was meant to follow Cowan Creek to return a family

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