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 2020-01-20 22:54 

ANA-MPA

Prosecutors file charges against former minister, former Siemens Hellas head over procurement contract...

Athens prosecutors filed criminal charges for 30 people involved in another Siemens contract......

 2020-01-20 22:51 

ANA-MPA

Registered unemployment up in December 2019...

Registered unemployment totaled 1,064,526 in December 2019 from 1,018,503 in November (an......

 2020-01-20 22:21 

Sputnik International

Tunisian President Asks Former Finance Minister Fakhfakh to Form Government...

CAIRO (Sputnik) - Tunisian President Kais Saied has chosen ex-finance minister Elyes Fakhfakh to form a government within a month, a presidency statement on Monday said, after a government proposed by former prime minister-designate Habib Jemli was reject...

 2020-01-20 22:18 

RT.com

Biden campaign warns media not to spread 'debunked' claims about his activities in Ukraine or else...

Joe Biden's presidential campaign has issued a warning to the media cautioning journalists against spreading what he called "debunked" theories about his controversial role in having a Ukrainian prosecutor removed from office....

 2020-01-20 22:12 

TASS

Chinese authorities confirm human-to-human transmission of new coronavirus...

Chief epidemiologist of the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention Zeng Guang said that the outbreak of the new coronavirus can be reversed if measures are taken now...

 2020-01-20 22:10 

Zero Hedge

SocGen Makes A Striking Discovery: For More Than Half The Market, It Already Feels Like A Recession...

SocGen Makes A Striking Discovery: For More Than Half The Market, It Already Feels Like A Recession One week ago, Morgan Stanley brought the market's attention to the "other one percent" , namely that handful of companies which have been respo...

 2020-01-20 21:57 

TASS

Public vote on constitutional amendments will be held on the law as a whole — official...

Head of the Russian Federation Council's Committee on Constitutional Legislation and State Building Andrey Klishas said that "the working group will soon discuss the voting procedure and organizing principles"...

 2020-01-20 21:45 

ANA-MPA

Two store owners and four policemen ordered to stand trial over the death of LGBTQ activist Zac Kostopoulos...

Two store owners and four policemen have been ordered to stand trial on charges of fatal bodily......

 2020-01-20 21:45 

Zero Hedge

Trump-Greta Showdown Looms As Climate Dominates Agenda At Davos...

Trump-Greta Showdown Looms As Climate Dominates Agenda At Davos As 3,000 of the world's richest and most powerful people from 120 countries gather at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland this year - the event's 50th anniversary - Preside...

 2020-01-20 21:42 

Sputnik International

Business Pessimistic About Global Economic Growth, 53% Predict Decline - PwC...

DAVOS (Sputnik) - CEOs around the world express record pessimism about global economic growth, with 53 percent of respondents predicting a downturn, according to a survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) consulting company, published ahead of the Davos eco...

 2020-01-20 21:40 

RT.com

Media, Hollywood paint Virginia rally as 'extremist' & violent despite its uneventful nature...

Talking heads in the media and Hollywood tried to paint the pro-Second Amendment supporters in Richmond, Virginia as racist or potentially violent, creating a much gloomier image than the one that transpired in reality....

 2020-01-20 21:34 

RT.com

Multiple rockets hit Baghdad's Green Zone, trigger sirens at US embassy...

A number of rockets have exploded near Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone, which houses the US Embassy and other foreign diplomatic facilities....

 2020-01-20 21:31 

Sputnik International

Three Missiles Land In 'Green Zone' In Baghdad Close to US Embassy Iraqi Security Source...

Tensions in the region have escalated recently following the killing of Iran's top military commander Qasem Soleimani in the US targeted attack on the Baghdadi International Airport on 3 January....

 2020-01-20 21:29 

TASS

VEB head hopes that Russian prime minister will atend WEF in Davos in 2021...

VTB Bank Chairman Andrey Kostin said that in the last years, Russia has not been widely represented at the World Economic Forum in Davos...

 2020-01-20 21:29 

AK&M

2,700 subway cars equipped with air purification system...

NewswireStock IndexesExrateEquitiesAnalysisAbout AK&MServicesSite MapSupportAbout 2,700 "Moscow" and "Oka" subway cars are equipped with an air disinfection system based on UV lamps, the press service of the Moscow metro informed. The tota...

 2020-01-20 21:29 

AK&M

Kuzbassrazrezugol purchases UAVs...

NewswireStock IndexesExrateEquitiesAnalysisAbout AK&MServicesSite MapSupportCoal Company Kuzbassrazrezugol (operating as part of UMMC's feedstock complex) has purchased 8 unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), the company informed. The UAVs are intended for...

 2020-01-20 21:25 

Zero Hedge

House Manager Declares President Guilty Of... "Attempted Bribery"...

House Manager Declares President Guilty Of... "Attempted Bribery" Authored by Jonathan Turley, Rep. Jason Crow, D-Colo., will be one of the seven Democratic impeachment managers prosecuting President Trump this week in his Senate trial. However, h...

 2020-01-20 21:20 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Eight Countries Back European-Led Naval Mission In Strait Of Hormuz...

Eight European Union member states have given their support for a European-led maritime surveillance mission in the Strait of Hormuz, a strategic route for world oil supplies....

 2020-01-20 21:12 

ANA-MPA

Sklavenitis acquires e-platform...

Sklavenitis Supermarkets on Monday announced the acquisition of the caremarket.gr e-platform......

 2020-01-20 21:07 

TASS

Third Project 22220 serial icebreaker to be laid by July 2020 — Baltic Shipyard...

Two serial icebreakers of Project 22220 — Sibir and Ural — are currently under construction at the Baltic Shipyard...

 2020-01-20 21:05 

Zero Hedge

Biden Slams 'Arrogant Creeps' Who Make Video Games That 'Teach You How To Kill People'...

Biden Slams 'Arrogant Creeps' Who Make Video Games That 'Teach You How To Kill People' Joe Biden may have voted for the Iraq war - which led to the deaths of 4,400 Americans out of hundreds of thousands killed - but he's not a fan of &...

 2020-01-20 21:01 

RT.com

Trump's legal team releases impeachment trial memo, calls process a 'charade'...

Donald Trump's legal team has released an official response to the charges of impeachment against the president, calling the process a "charade" and an "affront to the Constitution."...

 2020-01-20 20:58 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Kazakh Officials Force Protesters Into Faraway Places For Opposition Rallies...

The Almaty city council has approved a venue for public meetings and demonstrations in keeping with the president's order to make two sites available for such purposes in every city. But the areas designated for these purposes in Almaty are not centra...

 2020-01-20 20:41 

Sputnik International

Goldman Sachs Says Swiss Franc May Have Become Proxy for Gold...

With gold prices rallying following the heightened geopolitical tensions in the Middle East in recent weeks, a Goldman Sachs note highlights the possibility that the Swiss franc, which has been in a steep incline against the dollar, is being used as a pro...

 2020-01-20 20:40 

Zero Hedge

Google Whistleblower Suggests Wife's Fatal Car Crash May Not Have Been Accidental...

Google Whistleblower Suggests Wife's Fatal Car Crash May Not Have Been Accidental Authored by Paul Joseph Watson via Summit News, Google whistleblower Dr. Robert Epstein has suggested that his wife's fatal car crash may not have been accidental. L...

 2020-01-20 20:37 

TASS

Russia slams US allegations about UN nonproliferation standards as mythmaking...

The Russian Foreign Ministry said that voluntary refusal from uranium enrichment and development of the corresponding technical potential and research in this area are the sovereign right of states...

 2020-01-20 20:28 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Pakistan Urged To Release Journalist Held On 'Flimsy' Charge...

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is calling for the immediate and unconditional release of a Pakistani journalist who it says has been held for days on a "flimsy" charge of posting "anti-state" content on social media....

 2020-01-20 20:27 

Sputnik International

Netanyahu Meets With Issachar's Mother, Tells Her Pardoning to Be Discussed With Putin...

TEL AVIV (Sputnik) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday he had held a meeting with the mother of Israeli national Naama Issachar, serving a prison term in Russia on drug charges....

 2020-01-20 20:21 

Sputnik International

Russia Slams US for Giving Wrong Idea About Iran's Right to Enrich Uranium...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Moscow accuses Washington of misinforming the international community about Iran's right to enrich uranium, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Monday....

 2020-01-20 20:20 

APK-Inform Online

Ukraine: in the second week of January, the seaports slightly increased grain shipment volumes...
 2020-01-20 20:15 

Zero Hedge

"We Have Seen This Before": One Bank Asks How Long Investors Will Ignore Record Valuations And Weak EPS...

"We Have Seen This Before": One Bank Asks How Long Investors Will Ignore Record Valuations And Weak EPS It's getting borderline ridiculous. As we showed yesterday, institutional, retail and systematic/algo investors have all thrown the last tr...

 2020-01-20 20:12 

KyivPost.com

Court lifts injunctions on Gazprom assets in UK, Luxembourg, Netherlands...

A court has lifted injunctions on Gazprom assets in the UK, Luxembourg, the Netherlands that had been frozen under court action brought by Ukraine's Naftogaz, the Russian gas giant has said. "According to confirmations received by Gazprom from loc...

 2020-01-20 20:12 

APK-Inform Online

Export prices for Russian wheat reached the record level for this season...
 2020-01-20 20:08 

Sputnik International

UN Security Council Meets to Discuss OPCW Report on Syria's Douma - Video...

In March 2019, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) issued a report into the Douma incident, saying that chlorine was "most likely" the chemical agent used. However, evidence provided by Russia and Syria suggested the at...

 2020-01-20 19:55 

ANA-MPA

Tsipras: 'Growth will not come by compressing labour relations'...

Greece will only attain steady and sustainable growth when it succeeds in ensuring stability in......

 2020-01-20 19:53 

ANA-MPA

ESM appoints Paolo Fioretti as mission chief for Greece...

The European Stability Mechanism (ESM) has appointed Paolo Fioretti as mission chief for Greece,......

 2020-01-20 19:50 

Zero Hedge

Was Nadler Just "Playing" Dumb On The Sunday Talk-Shows?...

Was Nadler Just "Playing" Dumb On The Sunday Talk-Shows? Authored by James Howard Kunstler via Kunstler.com, As they like to say in the horror movie trailers: It... begins ...! (Cue bassoons and waterphones.) If last Wednesday's solemn and pra...

 2020-01-20 19:42 

RT.com

Political pawn or guilty as charged? Extradition trial of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou gets underway in Vancouver...

A Canadian court is set to hear a much-anticipated case at the centre of the tech and trade war between the US and China, as Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou will fight a US extradition request based on charges her team say have no merit....

 2020-01-20 19:38 

KyivPost.com

UNIAN: Ukraine's population declines to 41.92 million...

The population of Ukraine in January-November 2019 declined by 230,500 people year-over-year, to 41.922 million people as of Dec. 1. Read more here. The post UNIAN: Ukraine's population declines to 41.92 million appeared first on KyivPost ....

 2020-01-20 19:35 

KyivPost.com

Reuters: Key arguments in Trump's defense...

WASHINGTON The White House unveiled its detailed legal defense as the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate gears up to begin President Donald Trump's impeachment trial on Jan. 21. Read more here. SUPPORT THE KYIV POST Independent Ukraine needs independen...

 2020-01-20 19:29 

KyivPost.com

VoxUkraine: iMoRe 124. Demonopolization of the spirits industry...

The Index for Monitoring Reforms (iMoRe) was +1,0 points for the period from Dec. 9 to Dec. 22 out of possible range from -5,0 to +5,0. The index for the previous round was +0,7 points. Among the events of the round — the law on abolishment of the s...

 2020-01-20 19:25 

Zero Hedge

Bloomberg Acknowledges "White Privileges", Apologizes For Saving Thousands Of Black & Brown Lives...

Bloomberg Acknowledges "White Privileges", Apologizes For Saving Thousands Of Black & Brown Lives Mike Bloomberg, the only candidate in the Democratic primary field who has ever successfully slapped a wealth tax on Wall Street (do you know how muc...

 2020-01-20 19:12 

Sputnik International

Ancient Knights' Hall Built During the Crusades Discovered in Western Syria...

Archeologists have reaped a number of historically significant items during excavation work at the sites of Safita, Amrit, and Marqab in western Syria....

 2020-01-20 19:11 

Zero Hedge

Dollar Dips As Trump-Macron Agree On Tariff "Truce" Through Year-End...

Dollar Dips As Trump-Macron Agree On Tariff "Truce" Through Year-End According to a French diplomat, French President Macron and US President Trump have agreed a truce in their dispute over digital taxes that will mean neither side imposes punitiv...

 2020-01-20 19:10 

RT.com

'Charges will be brought': Lazio demand fans pay for racist behavior...

Lazio have issued a three-game ban and letters demanding a total of 50,000 ($55,000) in damages from fans found to have made fascist salutes which earned the club a partial stadium ban in the Europa League this season....

 2020-01-20 19:09 

KyivPost.com

Washington Post: Trump's foreign policy creates tensions with US friends and foes...

When President Trump decided early in his administration to pressure fellow NATO members to spend more on their military budgets, he threatened to pull out of the alliance. Read more here. SUPPORT THE KYIV POST Independent Ukraine needs independent journa...

 2020-01-20 19:05 

ANA-MPA

PM Mitsotakis: Government to introduce new strategy against terrorism and violent extremism...

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said the 1989 assassination of Pavlos Bakoyannis by the......

 2020-01-20 19:02 

Radio Romania International

The Romanian political scene is boiling...

2019 was a rather atypical year for Romania, when the Socialist left lost the elections and the Liberal right won almost everything. A party that has been dominating the Romanian post-Communist scene for 30 years now, the Social Democratic Party PSD was d...

 2020-01-20 19:00 

Sputnik International

New Find Regarding Dying Galaxy's Core Poised to Help Uncover Secrets of Universe's Formation...

The new discovery is expected to further bolster mankind's knowledge of how the universe was formed, and to possibly lead to a revision of computer models employed by astronomers....

 2020-01-20 19:00 

Zero Hedge

Blain: This Week Could Be A Shocker...

Blain: This Week Could Be A Shocker Blain's Morning Porridge - Jan 20th 2020 - Meltup to Meltdown? "We should skip Mondays. The weekends give clients too much time to worry..." Last week ended on yet more record highs. Markets high-fiving all ...

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