Miguel Blesa, who led Caja Madrid, has died of a shotgun wound to the chest on a hunting lodge.
Zambian media say 93-year-old Kenneth Kaunda, the country’s independence leader and former longtime president, is hospitalized.
According to preliminary data, a detachment of Chinese warships will arrive in St. Petersburg on July 28 and will be open for visitors during their stay there
Andrey Konchalovsky is confident that the state has the right, if it shells out money, to influence the creative process
It is the first country to sell the drug legally over the counter for recreational use.
Russia uses 30% of the station’s potential, according to Energiya’s Deputy Director General Alexander Derechin
Mexican authorities say the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has instituted heightened security measures for laptops and tablets on U.S.-bound flights from the country.
Rotem Bides said she had acted to prevent the Holocaust from "turning into a myth".
It will be capable of flying at a speed of no less than 650 km/hr at an altitude of 7,000-8,000 meters
Ukraine’s leader says Ukraine and Georgia will coordinate their efforts to reclaim areas captured by pro-Russian separatists.
The incident was recorded and shared widely on social media in Kenya three years ago.
Earlier reports said that Kusturica and his folk and rock band The No Smoking Orchestra will give a concert in Yalta, Crimea, on July 23
A French woman captured in Mosul with her four children is facing possible prosecution in Iraq for allegedly collaborating with the Islamic State group, in a test case for how governments handle families of foreign fighters now that the extremists are in retreat.
The German government has invited leading automakers to a meeting next month to discuss how to reduce diesel emissions.
Narendra Modi says he rather be given the leaves of a book instead of flowers on his official visits.
On July 13, Moscow’s District Military Court found all five of the defendants guilty of Nemtsov’s murder and handed them 11-to 20-year sentences in a maximum-security penal colony
In the old, military-ruled Myanmar, it would not have been a surprising scene: three journalists, bound together in chains, raising shackled hands in unison and speaking out against their repressive government.
Queen Elizabeth II has visited Canada House in central London to mark Canada’s 150th birthday.
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — In the old, military-ruled Myanmar, it would not have been a surprising scene: three journalists, bound together in chains, raising shackled hands in unison and speaking out against their repressive government.
PARIS (AP) — A French woman captured in Mosul with her four children is facing possible prosecution in Iraq for allegedly collaborating with the Islamic State group, in a test case for how governments handle families of foreign fighters now that the extremists are in retreat.
Will arms shipments from the USA to Ukraine complicate the already strained relations between Kiev and Moscow? Potential supplies of lethal weapons to Ukraine remain exclusively in the interests of the United States from the point of view of economic benefits and increasing pressure on Kiev
U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.
The Orion drone is capable of conducting air reconnaissance and giving target designation data
Marijuana is going on sale at 16 pharmacies in Uruguay, the final step in applying a 2013 law that made the South American nation the first to legalize a pot market covering the entire chain from plants to purchase.
The White House says it was concerned at remarks by the leader of Chechnya who suggested any gay people in his Russian republic should be shipped to Canada.
Russia is currently in full-swing preparations to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Pawel Poljanski shared the snap of his veiny legs on Instagram after the 16th stage of the race.
BEIJING (AP) — Supporters of Liu Xiaobo gathered worldwide Wednesday to mark the traditional Chinese observance of the seventh day after the imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize laureate's death, amid growing concern over the fate of his widow, Liu Xia, who has been kept under house arrest for more than seven years.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was caught Wednesday by a live microphone railing against the European Union's "crazy" insistence on resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as a precondition for closer ties with the 28-state bloc, and trumpeting Israel as essential to its prosperity and survival.
Russian authorities are investigating fidget spinners after state television reported that opposition activists are using them to attract supporters.
According to the French Foreign Ministry, Paris is committed to a constructive dialogue with Moscow on the issue
Police said the child was relieving herself at night behind her home when she was dragged away.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police say they are inspecting all international trains arriving in Hungary after receiving an anonymous bomb threat.
A Kenyan court has sentenced three men to death for stripping naked and abusing a woman during a wave of attacks by mobs claiming that women were inappropriately dressed.
Syrian activists say clashes have broken out between rebels and al-Qaida-linked militants in the opposition’s main stronghold in northwestern Syria.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been caught by a live microphone railing against the European Union’s “crazy” insistence on resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as a precondition for closer ties with the 28-state bloc, and trumpeting Israel as essential to its prosperity and survival.
The Philippine government scrapped preliminary peace talks with communist rebel leaders in Europe due to continuing guerrilla attacks, including new violence Wednesday that killed a government militiaman and wounded at least four presidential guards in the country’s south, officials said.
A Bahraini rights group says a female activist has been charged under an anti-terrorism law amid a crackdown on dissent in the U.S.-allied Gulf island nation.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been caught by a live microphone railing against the European Union's "crazy" insistence on resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as a precondition for closer ties with the 28-state bloc, and trumpeting Israel as essential to its prosperity and survival.
Sports Illustrated, one of the leading sports magazines in the world, released its second annual Fashionable 50 list
Family and friends meet at dawn on a Sydney beach to mourn the passing of Justine Damond, an Australian woman fatally shot by US police.
BERLIN (AP) — A German newspaper publisher says it has filed an appeal to Turkey's highest court against the incarceration for the past five months of a German-Turkish reporter.
This will be achieved by installing a heavier Fregat acceleration unit on the Soyuz-5 carrier rocket
Afghan officials say that roadside mines have killed three children and two soldiers in two separate incidents in the country’s western province of Herat.
Turkey’s prime minister has announced a cabinet reshuffle, replacing or swapping 11 ministers in the 26-member council of ministers.
The test version of this equipment will be installed on the Luna-25 probe
Slovakia's leader says his country has a right to the same quality food as the rest of Europe.
Ever since his days as a private in basic training, Army Capt. Eric Moton has never been one to rest on his laurels.
The Latest on the departure of France’s military chief (all times local):
Turkish prime minister announces cabinet reshuffle, names new justice and defense ministers.
The Russian administration needs to deeply analyze the statement first, Peskov said, adding that the Kremlin gives first priority to the observation of the Minks Accords
Moscow will welcome efforts to expand the dialogue with the OSCE, which was developing successfully with former Secretary General Zannier
PANMUNJOM, Korea (AP) — Some call it one of the scariest places on Earth; others view it more as a tourist spot.
Official: Francois Lecointre, who led EU training mission in Mali, to be French military chief after predecessor quit.
See the journey the BBC team made to film a piece about sapphire mining and lemurs in Madagascar.
Staff in a US office were shocked to discover a break-in, then shocked when CCTV revealed a goat was the culprit.
The draft law on the deprivation of Russian citizenship for terrorism was submitted to the State Duma after the terrorist act in the St. Petersburg metro on April 3 2017
Yemeni medical officials say the death toll from a Saudi-led coalition airstrike on fleeing civilians in the province of Taiz has reached 20.
Swiss police say they’ve formally identified two bodies found on an Alpine glacier as those of a couple missing for nearly 75 years.
Konchalovsky thinks that films that have been awarded an Oscar over the past years are a far cry from being masterpieces
PARIS (AP) — France's military chief quit Wednesday in a dispute with President Emmanuel Macron over budget cuts, in a new challenge to Macron's administration and his economic reforms.
The northern hairy-nosed wombat joey joins just 250 members of the critically endangered species.
BERLIN (AP) — Swiss police say they've formally identified two bodies found on an Alpine glacier as those of a couple missing for nearly 75 years.
Russia's Federation Council has ratified the protocol to the bilateral agreement between the Russian Federation and Syria about the deployment of Russia Air Force airborne formations on the territory of the Arab republic
An underwater robot has captured images and other data inside Japan’s crippled Fukushima nuclear plant on its first day of work.
Remember the attempted coup in Venezuela in 2002, which failed miserably as Hugo Chavez thrashed his treacherous assailants like a Grand Master of Chess humiliating a rookie with a fool's mate in three seconds flat? Well ladies and gentlemen they are trying it on again, this time using traitors inside Venezuela ("Opposition") to create chaos.
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ANC MP Makhosi Khoza has been sent death threats, saying she has 21 days to live.
The document was signed on January 26, 2009, in the name of Russia
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The Indonesian government on Wednesday banned Hizbut Tahrir, an Islamic organization that wants to establish a global caliphate, under a new presidential decree criticized as draconian by rights groups.
Russia violates its international obligations, according to the German government
When President Donald Trump left his chair at this month’s G20 summit while Africa was discussed and had daughter Ivanka sit in for him, critics blasted it as a breach of diplomatic protocol. But it also drew attention to the growing concern that when it comes to the continent of 1.2 billion people, the U.S. leader has been notably absent.
Maritime emergency teams in South Africa are searching for eight missing fishermen whose boat capsized several days ago, killing at least one crewmember.
Iran’s president says his country will stand up to the United States and reciprocate for any new sanctions that America imposes on the Islamic Republic.
Japanese airport police have found 30 bullets in an American Airlines crewmember’s carry-on bag and said Wednesday that the flight attendant apparently carried them through his security checks at U.S. airports.
It was reported earlier that three missions to the Earth’s natural satellite were scheduled aboard Soyuz carrier rockets in 2019-2021