‘Russian Duma set to ratify Turkish Stream agreement

Russian Parliament (Duma) is set to meet on Friday and vote to ratify the Turkish Stream gas pipeline agreement, which was signed with Turkey in October. This is ...

Donald Trump set to be inaugurated as President of the United States

Downtown Washington is under a virtual lockdown as final preparations are made for the inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States. The ...

Up to 30 feared dead in avalanche-hit hotel in central Italy

Up to 30 people were feared to have died Thursday after an Italian mountain hotel was engulfed by a powerful avalanche in the earthquake-ravaged centre of the country, ...

50,000 buildings in Istanbul at risk of collapse: minister

There are 50,000 buildings in Istanbul that are at great risk of collapse, Turkish Environment Minister Mehmet Özhaseki has said. The fate of the edifices had a ...

Turkish police detains terrorist behind Reina night club massacre

Turkish police detained an Uzbek Islamist called Abdulgadir Masharipov, who is suspected of perpetrating the Reina night club attack in Istanbul on New Year’s ...

Davos 2017: Trump, China and Brexit set to dominate

China, Donald Trump and Brexit are set to dominate this year’s World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting in Davos, BBC reports. Xi Jinping will be the first Chinese ...

37 killed as Turkish plane crashes into homes in thick fog in Kyrgyzstan (video)

A Turkish cargo jet crashed near Kyrgyzstan’s Manas airport on Monday, killing at least 37 people, most of them residents of a village struck by the Boeing 747 ...

Train crash near Novi Sad injures 22 passengers

At least 22 passengers were wounded when a passenger and cargo trains collided near the northern Serbian city of Novi Sad. Four of those have sustained heavy injuries, ...

Belgian police arrests a man and a woman in connection with the Paris terror attacks

Belgian police detained two persons in a suburb of Brussels, whom they believe were related with the Paris terror attacks in November 2015. Several heavily Muslim ...

Polar wave kills at least 60 across Europe

The polar cold wave that is affecting much of Europe is believed to have killed at least 60 people, mostly homeless, or people affected by snow related accidents. Ukraine ...