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 2019-05-26 09:43 

ANA-MPA

Voters to choose MEPs and local government officials in four ballots...

Between 7:00 in the morning and 19:00 in the evening on Sunday, some 9,922,294 registered Greek......

 2019-05-26 09:22 

Radio Prague

Khamoro week-long World Roma Festival starts Sunday night...

Khamoro, the World Roma Festival of music and culture, kicks off on Sundayevening with a free concert by the band Gipsy Suno in Prague's Karlndistrict. The annual week-long event is now celebrating its 21st year. Apart from awide variety of traditiona...

 2019-05-26 09:14 

RT.com

Tornado leaves 2 dead & many missing after leveling hotel in Oklahoma (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)...

At least two people have died after a tornado ripped through a trailer park and destroyed a hotel in El Reno outside Oklahoma City, officials in the US state have said....

 2019-05-26 09:13 

RT.com

Pyongyang testing 'small weapons' disturbed 'my people' but not me Trump...

US President Donald Trump brushed off the North Korea hawks on his team, saying he was not at all "disturbed" by the news of renewed muscle flexing by Pyongyang....

 2019-05-26 09:05 

Radio Prague

Little-known work by Czech painter Frantiek Kupka on auction in Prague...

A work by Czech painter Frantiek Kupka, a pioneer of the abstractionmovement and master of symbolism, is up for auction at Prague'sofn Palace. The painting, which has a starting price of 28 million crowns, had been ina private collection. The auction ...

 2019-05-26 08:58 

RT.com

Sign of unity or 'BJP propaganda'? Indian Muslim woman names child after PM Modi...

Impressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's triumph in the recent parliamentary election, a Muslim woman named her newborn son after him, sparking a variety of reactions among political groups and people online....

 2019-05-26 08:54 

Sputnik International

UK's Environment Minister Michael Gove Announces He Will Run For Prime Minister...

UK's Prime Minister Theresa May announced her resignation on Friday as the Tory leader on 7 June but continue serving as prime minister until a new party leader is chosen....

 2019-05-26 08:53 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

MP: With new EKRE minister, lack of English language skills a good thing...

Independent MP Raimond Kaljulaid pointed out on Saturday that contrary to what many commentators have said about new EKRE trade and IT minister, Kert Kingo's lacking language skills, the fact that she doesn't speak English and has announced she wo...

 2019-05-26 08:52 

Publika.MD - Ştiri

Sports has no age limit. 160 retired attended national Olympiad for old...

The sports has no age limit. 160 old persons attended the national Olympiad for old. The retired from 11 districts from the north of the country came in Drochia to play chess, tennis and even volley."I have always liked to play chess. Citete mai depar...

 2019-05-26 08:38 

Radio Prague

Weather outlook...

Monday should partly cloudy or overcast but warm throughout the country.Occasional rain is likely everywhere expect in central and western Bohemia.Daytime highs should range between 22 to 25 degrees Celsius....

 2019-05-26 08:36 

LSM.LV

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New Unity predicted to top European election poll in Latvia...

The New Unity party of Prime Minister Krijnis Kari is expected to have won the largest share of the vote in European parliamentary elections in Latvia, according to unofficial data obtained by Latvian Television....

 2019-05-26 08:32 

Radio Prague

Czechs lose 5-1 to Canada, will battle Russia for bronze...

The Czech ice hockey team lost on Saturday night to Canada by a score of5-1 in the IIHF World Championship semi-finals in Bratislava. The Czechs outshot Canada 12-11 in each of the first two periods, and 41-30in the game. Tom Zohorna scored the lone Czech...

 2019-05-26 08:29 

Sputnik International

Over 40 Protesters Wounded in Clashes with Pakistani Security Forces - Reports...

Pakistani security personnel clashed with workers from the Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement, whose members attempted to mount an attack on a security check post in Miransha, North Waziristan, Geo News reported, citing sources in the security forces....

 2019-05-26 08:28 

Publika.MD - Ştiri

Romanian from the Republic of Moldova are invited to vote for the deputies that they want to see in the European Parliament...

Romania is choosing the deputies who will represent them in the European Parliament. The polls opened at 7 AM and will close at 9 PM. The Romanian citizens aged over 18 should have an ID while voting.The Romanian citizens from Moldova can vote in the 36 p...

 2019-05-26 08:27 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Afghan Taliban Accused Of Subjecting Captives To Ill-Treatment, Torture...

Afghan captives held by the Taliban have been subjected to "ill-treatment and actions that may amount to torture," according to the United Nations' Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA)....

 2019-05-26 08:26 

KyivPost.com

The Ukrainian Weekly: Metropolitan Epifaniy attempts reconciliation with Patriarch Filaret...

Honorary Patriarch Filaret (former head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church Kyiv Patriarchate) has ignited tensions with the primate of the new Orthodox Church of Ukraine (OCU), Metropolitan Epifaniy. The tensions have fueled speculation about the unity of U...

 2019-05-26 08:21 

RT.com

Northern Peru rocked by 8.0-magnitude earthquake USGS...

An 8.0-magnitude earthquake struck northern Peru early on Sunday at a depth of just over 100 kilometers, according to the United States Geological Survey....

 2019-05-26 08:18 

TASS

New Unity party wins majority of vote at European Parliament elections in Latvia...

This political force has been backed by 26,2% of voters...

 2019-05-26 08:08 

KyivPost.com

RFE/RL: Russia's NTV routinely uses 'abusive tactics' to target activists...

Human Rights Watch (HRW) says the recent arrest of a Russian activist shows the authorities' unwillingness to rein in "abusive tactics" by the state-affiliated television station NTV. Read more here. The post RFE/RL: Russia's NTV routinely...

 2019-05-26 08:06 

Sputnik International

Melania Slumbers Solo on Air Force One as Trump Refuses to Sleep - Reports...

US President Donald Trump's routine on Air Force One has been revealed by former staffers, who claimed that he would call meetings at all hours and stay up to gossip with colleagues....

 2019-05-26 08:02 

Accent TV

Maria Zakharova: Russia is concerned by prohibition on the Russian citizens entering Moldova...

At a briefing in Moscow the official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova touched upon the topic of Russian-Moldovan relations reports Eho.md. Maria Zakharova not...

 2019-05-26 08:00 

KyivPost.com

Associated Press: EU elections primer, how they work, what could happen...

European voters are choosing lawmakers to represent them at the European Parliament for the next five years. In all, 400 million voters in 28 nations have had the right to vote over the past four days. Here's a look at that massive exercise in democra...

 2019-05-26 07:58 

Sputnik International

EU States Must Do More to Preserve Nuclear Deal - Iran's Foreign Minister...
 2019-05-26 07:58 

Publika.MD - Ştiri

Former president of Moldova Vladimir Voronin turned 78 years on May 25...

Former president of the Republic of Moldova, Vladimir Voronin, celebrated his birthday on May 25. The PCRM leader turned 78 years.Vladimir Voronin was born in Corjova village on the left bank of the Nistru and started to work in the bakery domain. Citete ...

 2019-05-26 07:53 

KyivPost.com

The Hill: Trump goes scorched earth against impeachment talk...

President Trump's scorched-earth offensive against congressional Democrats this week is a clear sign he sees his path to reelection as being paved through battles with his opponents more than collaboration. Read more here.US President Donald Trump ret...

 2019-05-26 07:52 

Sputnik International

7.5 Magnitude Quake Shakes Peru United States Geological Survey...

The tremor struck around 180 kilometres east of the town of Moyobamba at a depth of 105 kilometres, the USGS reported on Sunday....

 2019-05-26 07:47 

Sputnik International

Baghdad Backs Tehran, Will Reject Unilateral US Action - Iraq's Foreign Minister...

Earlier, the United States had sent at least seven warships, including the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln, to the Gulf region....

 2019-05-26 07:39 

KyivPost.com

UNIAN: Russia-led forces mount 6 attacks on Ukrainian positions on May 25...

Russia-led forces mounted six attacks on Ukrainian positions in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, on Saturday, May 25; no Ukrainian army casualties were reported. Read more here. The post UNIAN: Russia-led forces mount 6 attacks on Ukrainian positions on May 25 ap...

 2019-05-26 07:35 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Russia's NTV Routinely Uses 'Abusive Tactics' To Target Activists...

Human Rights Watch (HRW) says the recent arrest of a Russian activist shows the authorities' unwillingness to rein in "abusive tactics" by the state-affiliated television station NTV....

 2019-05-26 07:31 

KyivPost.com

Associated Press: Lithuania presidential hopefuls, tone down Russia rhetoric...

Lithuanians are choosing a new president in a runoff vote between two candidates who both say they want to maintain a strict tone toward neighboring Russia while easing sometimes harsh rhetoric. Read more here. The post Associated Press: Lithuania preside...

 2019-05-26 07:29 

Sputnik International

Trump Says US, Japan Making Significant Progress in Trade Talks...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that Washington and Tokyo were progressing very well in their trade talks, noting, however, that many issues would not be resolved until Japan holds elections to its upper chamber in July....

 2019-05-26 07:28 

TASS

Kiev forces shell five settlements in Donetsk republic, official says...

According to the DPR's mission to the Joint Center for Control and Coordination, the total number of fired munitions has reached 299...

 2019-05-26 07:23 

RT.com

Moby's romantic failures are not your cue to attack 'white men' 'beta males' & 'the patriarchy'...

The electronic musician's "creepy" abortive seductions of Natalie Portman and Lana del Ray are not an excuse to air bigoted grievances about men in general. And Moby himself deserves pity, rather than self-righteous viciousness....

 2019-05-26 07:12 

Softpedia

Apple Could Take Samsung by Surprise with Full-Screen Touch ID on 2020 iPhone...

Apple abandoned the fingerprint reader, officially known as Touch ID, with the debut of the iPhone X, with the company instead betting all-in on facial recognition, or Face ID, as the exclusive authentication system.Meanwhile, Samsung, which continues to ...

 2019-05-26 07:11 

KyivPost.com

RFE/RL: Russia launches new icebreaker as it seeks to dominate Arctic...

Russia has launched a nuclear-powered icebreaker as it looks to strengthen its position in the Arctic Ocean to capitalize on its growing commercial potential. Read more here. The post RFE/RL: Russia launches new icebreaker as it seeks to dominate Arctic a...

 2019-05-26 07:00 

Sputnik International

India-Pakistan Clash in Kashmir a Big Factor in Modi's Election Win - Journalist...

The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) sweeping victory has opened the door to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's second five-year term. Amrita Dhillon, an Indian journalist and founding editor of The Kootneeti, explained the success, giving progno...

 2019-05-26 07:00 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Pollsters in rare agreement ahead of Estonian EU election...

The forecasts of Estonian pollsters Turu-uuringute AS, Emor, and Norstat for the 2019 Estonian EU election are identical: all three predict that the Social Democratic Party (SDE) and the Reform Party will win two seats each, while of the remaining two man...

 2019-05-26 07:00 

Sputnik International

State-of-the-Art Russian Nuclear Icebreaker Floated Out in St. Petersburg...

The Ural and two other vessels of its kind, the Sibir and the Arktika, are expected to become the world's largest and most powerful icebreakers when commissioned before the end of 2021....

 2019-05-26 06:59 

KyivPost.com

Hromadske: Ukraine's PM Groysman resigns, what's next?...

Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman resigned on May 22 following the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers. Ukrainian Parliament registered his letter on May 23. Now it is up to the Parliament to consider the resignation. In any case, the current government c...

 2019-05-26 06:51 

Softpedia

Buggy Drivers Block Windows 10 May 2019 Update on AMD Devices...

If your computer is equipped with an AMD processor and the installation of Windows 10 May 2019 Update fails, you're not alone.Microsoft has recently confirmed that installing Windows 10 May 2019 Update could fail on devices with certain versions of AM...

 2019-05-26 06:47 

KyivPost.com

UNIAN: Court allows to detain Russian military related to the case of Ukrainian sailors detention...

Four Russian general admirals, nine officers and two soldiers were charged with committing a crime in the case conducted by Ukrainian military prosecutors. Read more here. The post UNIAN: Court allows to detain Russian military related to the case of Ukra...

 2019-05-26 06:30 

KyivPost.com

Reuters: Ukraine's Yastremska sinks Garcia in epic final to claim Strasbourg title...

Ukraine's Dayana Yastremska beat France's Caroline Garcia 6-4 5-7 7-6(3) in an thrilling match to win her third WTA singles title at the Strasbourg International on Saturday. Read more here. The post Reuters: Ukraine's Yastremska sinks Garcia ...

 2019-05-26 06:26 

Softpedia

Microsoft Announces New Upgrade Block for Windows 10 May 2019 Update...

Microsoft has just confirmed another upgrade block for Windows 10 May 2019 Update, which is the latest Windows 10 feature update whose rollout started earlier this week.Windows 10 May 2019 Update won't be offered to devices running an older version of...

 2019-05-26 06:26 

Sputnik International

Tornado Destroys Hotel and Causes Damage, Fatalities Feared in Oklahoma (VIDEO)...

According to the US National Weather Service, a tornado is believed to have been responsible for destroying a motel and causing other damage in the Oklahoma City area....

 2019-05-26 06:18 

KyivPost.com

Russian Foreign Ministry: Kerch Strait incident is outside UN arbitration's jurisdiction...

The Russian Foreign Ministry said that the incident surrounding the Ukrainian ships in the Kerch Strait lies outside the jurisdiction of international arbitration and the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea cannot be applied while settling the...

 2019-05-26 06:16 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Election day: 444 polling stations open until 8 p.m. Sunday...

Estonia is electing its members of the European Parliament today Sunday. With advance and e-voting closed, this is the last chance for EU citizens entitled to vote in Estonia to do so. A total of 444 polling stations are open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. today....

 2019-05-26 06:10 

KyivPost.com

Financial Times: Ukraine oligarch urges Zelenskiy to default on debt...

Ukraine's new president Volodymyr Zelensky should follow Greece and reject the International Monetary Fund's austerity programme or default on its external debt, according to his contentious oligarch supporter. Read more here. The post Financial T...

 2019-05-26 06:06 

Sputnik International

Indian Worker Accused of Raping Cows At Shelter Held on Animal Cruelty Charges...

Indian Labourer Raj Kumar claimed he was drunk and couldn't remember any details of the shocking incident, which was captured by CCTV....

 2019-05-26 06:02 

RT.com

Venezuela crisis: Maduro officials & Guaido's opposition to hold talks in Norway...

Both Caracas and Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido have confirmed they sent their representatives to Oslo for talks scheduled to begin next week, a second such attempt at dialogue within two weeks....

 2019-05-26 05:53 

Sputnik International

Algerian Presidential Election May Be Rescheduled - Reports...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Although 77 people expressed a desire to run for the Algerian presidential election scheduled for July 4, none of them submitted their candidature documents to the Constitutional Council in time, meaning the election may automatically b...

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