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Boat Carnival becomes part of Belgrade's developing tourist offers

Hundreds of boats greeted crowds gathered on Saturday at the Belgrade Waterfront at another traditional boat carnival that marks the ending of the summer tourist season, bringing it closer to the wished reputation of a regional tourist hub.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/26 11:47:21

Petrol, diesel cars to be banned from east London roads to tackle toxic air

Petrol and diesel cars will be banned from nine roads in east London in early September in the toughest restrictions yet to tackle toxic air in the British capital.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/25 21:50:11

US 2nd Fleet to extend boundary to Russia: senior Pentagon official

A senior US Navy official said Friday that the US 2nd Fleet will expand its operation space past the Arctic Circle and reach close to Russia.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/25 13:56:07

Turkey arrests 2 more suspects over US embassy shooting

Turkish police on Friday arrested two more suspects for connections to Monday's US embassy drive-by shooting in capital Ankara, state-run Anadolu Agency reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/25 7:02:00

Fire extinguished at Russian central bank building with no casualties

A fire that broke out at the building of the Russian central bank Friday in downtown Moscow has been put out and it caused no casualties.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/25 6:49:43

Ukraine marks Independence Day with military parade

Ukraine marked Independence Day on Friday with a parade of servicemen and military hardware in central Kiev.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/25 6:49:19

Russia, Turkey set to eliminate remaining barriers: Russian FM

Moscow and Ankara are set to eliminate barriers remaining from the period of soured relations caused by Turkey downing a Russian fighter jet in 2015, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/25 6:48:02

Italy threatens to pull EU funds if bloc does not come to aid of migrant ship

Italy's deputy prime minister has threatened to pull the country's EU funding if the bloc does not come to the aid of 150 people stranded aboard an Italian coast guard ship.
Source: AFP | 2018/8/24 22:53:40

Germany achieves record gov't budget surplus

The German government has achieved another record budget surplus during the first half of 2018, figures published on Friday by the Federal Statistical Office show.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/24 22:36:11

German Chancellor Merkel voices support for territorial integrity of Georgia

Visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel Thursday said here that Germany supports Georgia's territorial integrity and sovereignty and will do its best to help peacefully resolve the conflict.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/24 11:13:49

Czech hacker receives suspended sentence for blackmailing PM

A 20-year-old hacker from Ostrava was convicted of blackmailing Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis and received a suspended sentence last week, court spokesman Lukas Delong said on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/24 11:10:57

Number of university graduates continues to grow in Germany

The number of university graduates continues to grow in Germany, official figures published on Thursday by the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) showed.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/24 11:09:58

Moscow to respond adequately to US sanctions: Russian FM

Moscow will give an adequate response to possible new US sanctions against Russia, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/24 8:38:08

Turkey slams US disregard on Turkey's legal process

Turkish Presidential Spokesman Ibrahim Kalin slammed the United States for its "disregard" on Turkey's legal process in the case of a detained pastor, said local media Hurriyet Daily News on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/24 8:19:40

Russian court orders arrest of alleged organizer of 2017 St. Petersburg metro blast

The Basmanny district court in Moscow on Thursday authorized an arrest in absentia of the alleged organizer of the St. Petersburg metro blast in 2017, Russian media reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/24 8:16:44

Paris police shoot man who killed 2 relatives

A man stabbed his mother and sister to death and seriously injured another person in a town near Paris on Thursday before being shot dead by police.
Source: AFP | 2018/8/23 21:48:41

Red tape, border delays if no Brexit deal, Britain tells firms

British companies trading with the European Union will face a tangle of red tape and possible delays at the border if the government fails to negotiate an exit deal before Britain leaves the bloc, official papers showed on Thursday.
Source: Reuters | 2018/8/23 21:43:48

Sofia theater group explores 'invisible hands' of recycling

In a neighborhood in downtown Sofia, theatergoers are looking for entertainment among the city's rubbish - quite literally.
Source: AFP | 2018/8/23 21:23:40