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Two scientists share 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Two scientists have shared 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, the Nobel committee announced here on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/1 18:09:42

Russian official says aerospace force conducts no imprecise airstrike in Syria operation

The Russian Aerospace Force has carried out no imprecise airstrike in the three years of its Syria operation, a senior Russian official said on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/1 15:58:32

Russia seeks new industrial cooperation with China: minister

Russia wants to work with China to seek new areas of industrial cooperation as protectionism in the West is on the rise, Russian Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/1 9:34:50

British PM accuses critics of "playing politics with Brexit"

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday accused those who refuse to back the Chequers plan for Brexit of "playing politics" with the country's future.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/30 21:55:41

Albanian gov't to ban import of vehicles older than 10 years

The Albanian government is to approve a ban on the import of vehicles older than 10 years. Albanian ministers of infrastructure and environment have already signed it, local media reported this weekend.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/29 21:16:46

Russian Il-20 Aircraft Could Be Equipped With New EW Devices - Tech Concern

Russia's Concern Radio-Electronic Technologies (KRET) said Friday it was ready to re-equip the fleet of Russian Il-20 reconnaissance planes with advanced electronic warfare devices following the recent Il-20 tragedy in Syria.
Source: Sputniknew.com | 2018/9/29 14:20:42

'UK And the Public Should Not be Сoncerned' - Prof. on Monkeypox

A health worker in northern England has become the third person in Britain to contract a rare illness caused by a monkeypox virus after caring for a patient that traveled to Nigeria. Sputnik spoke to Professor Geoffrey L. Smith, head of department at Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, to discuss the issue.
Source: Sputniknews.com | 2018/9/29 14:19:00

Russia summons Ukrainian diplomat over trade mission attack

The Russian Foreign Ministry said Friday that it has summoned the minister counselor of the Ukrainian embassy in Moscow and handed over a note of protest following an attack on the Russian trade mission in Kiev.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/29 9:32:59

Boris Johnson demands PM May scrap Brexit proposals

Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson called on Prime Minister Theresa May to rip up her proposal for Britain's exit from the European Union, ratcheting up the pressure on May as she prepares to face her divided party at its annual conference next week.
Source: Reuters | 2018/9/28 23:13:42

EU slams Italy budget as stocks plunge

The European Union on Friday issued a stern warning to Italy's populist ­leaders following their defiant pledge to increase spending and run a budget deficit that risks putting Rome on a collision course with Brussels.
Source: AFP | 2018/9/28 23:13:40

Macedonia to vote on new name to end Greek row

Voters across the Balkan state of Macedonia will decide Sunday whether to re-name their country North Macedonia, an emotional vote that could end a bitter row with Greece and unlock a path to NATO and the EU.
Source: AFP | 2018/9/28 22:18:43

69th anniversary of founding of PRC celebrated in Ukrainian capital

The Chinese Embassy in Ukraine hosted a ceremonial reception on Thursday to mark the 69th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/28 9:23:01

Erdogan calls on Germany to list Gulen as terrorist group

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, arriving in Germany for a three-day state visit, urged it to designate as a terrorist organization the Fethullah Gulen movement, which Turkey blames for a 2016 coup attempt.
Source: Reuters | 2018/9/27 23:33:42

Moscow dismisses report that names poisoning suspect

Moscow has scoffed at a report by a respected investigative group claiming that one of the suspects in the poisoning of ex-spy Sergei Skripal was a highly decorated colonel in Russian military intelligence.
Source: AFP | 2018/9/27 23:33:41

Proud to have Chinese tourists in city: Copenhagen Mayor Jensen

The mayor of Copenhagen expressed pride in a surge of Chinese tourists visiting the Danish capital and told the Global Times in an exclusive interview that "Chinese tourists behave so well."
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/27 23:28:40

One in 10 British firms might go bankrupt due to no-deal Brexit: survey

A no-deal Brexit might cause severe harm to British economy, risking one in 10 British firms going bankrupt, a recent report suggested.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/27 14:40:19

Globalization, rule-based international system key to world development: British PM

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday called on world leaders to embrace globalization and uphold a rules-based international system which are key to the world development.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/27 11:11:55

Ex-French PM Valls to campaign for Barcelona mayor

France's combative former prime minister Manuel Valls announced Tuesday that he will run for mayor of Barcelona, in what will be an ­unprecedented bid for political power in ­another European country.
Source: AFP | 2018/9/26 23:13:42