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 2020-04-08 10:54 

romea.cz

Coronavirus: Three Lessons for International Roma Day...
 2020-04-08 10:45 

RT.com

Stocks drop as eurozone fails to agree new coronavirus stimulus...

European stock markets traded lower on Wednesday after eurozone finance ministers failed to reach a deal on additional stimulus to weather the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2020-04-08 10:41 

TASS

Russia's UFC Champ Nurmagomedov ready to face winner of Ferguson-Gaethje bout...

The Russian boxer was to face off American Tony Ferguson at a UFC event in Brooklyn, New York, on April 18, 2020 if it hadn't been for the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-04-08 10:40 

RT.com

Great escape: Truck drivers narrowly avoid grim fate on the collapsing bridge in Italy (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)...

One driver escaped unharmed, and another was taken to hospital for treatment of a minor chest injury after the bridge they were driving on collapsed....

 2020-04-08 10:36 

TASS

Kremlin says too early to speak about reducing lockdown period...

The lockdown is important for breaking the virus chain, according to the Kremlin spokesman...

 2020-04-08 10:30 

SeeNews.com

N. Macedonia's Teteks shareholders approve lower 2019 dividend...

SKOPJE (North Macedonia), April 8 (SeeNews) - North Macedonia-based textile products manufacturer Teteks [MSE:TETE] said that its shareholde...

 2020-04-08 10:30 

Zero Hedge

Lacalle: Is Now The Time To Buy Gold?...

Lacalle: Is Now The Time To Buy Gold? In this interview Daniel Lacalle explains why the fundamentals for gold are stronger each day, and why silver and palladium should not be ignored in the current crisis. Central banks keep buying more gold and will nee...

 2020-04-08 10:29 

Sputnik International

India's Apex Court Suggests Government Provide Free COVID-19 Tests For All...

New Delhi (Sputnik): With India aiming to scale up its COVID-19 testing fivefold as the number of cases has crossed the 5,000 mark, several private labs have been roped in to conduct the testing as government facilities are not sufficient....

 2020-04-08 10:26 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Tanel Kiik: Further Hiiumaa coronavirus restrictions not needed...

Minister of Social Affairs Tanel Kiik (Center) says additional coronavirus restrictions on the island of Hiiumaa are not needed....

 2020-04-08 10:26 

SeeNews.com

Bulgaria's CNsys lands EU-funded 1.6 mln euro deal for supply of IT equipment...

SOFIA (Bulgaria), April 8 (SeeNews) - Bulgaria's government said on Wednesday that it has signed a 3.2 million levs ($1.8 million/1.6 million...

 2020-04-08 10:24 

SeeNews.com

Foreign tourist arrivals to Bosnia down 7.2% y/y in Feb...

SARAJEVO (Bosnia and Herzegovina), April 8 (SeeNews) - The number of foreign tourists who visited Bosnia in February fell by 7.2% on the year, reachin...

 2020-04-08 10:20 

SeeNews.com

Slovenia sells 2.25 bln euro of new debt on intl markets...

LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), April 8 (SeeNews) - Slovenia sold new debt worth 2.25 billion euro ($2.44 billion) in a triple tranche transaction on the internation...

 2020-04-08 10:16 

TASS

Kremlin concerned over Russian nationals' health in US prisons due to coronavirus cases...

Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov earlier forwarded a letter to US Attorney General William Barr pleading for jailed Russians' release in one form or another due to the coronavirus threat...

 2020-04-08 10:16 

Radio Prague

Nearly three-quarters of businesses see government coronavirus supportmeasures as insufficient, survey shows...

Government packages and support measures aimed at helping the Czech economyduring the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus crisis are seen as insufficient by72 percent of businesses, a survey conducted by the Confederation ofIndustry of the Czech Republic reveale...

 2020-04-08 10:13 

RT.com

Dagestani wrecking machine! Watch Saygid Guseyn Arslanaliev's devastating MMA highlight reel (VIDEO)...

Born in Dagestan, Russia but fighting out of Istanbul, Turkey, Saygid Guseyn Arslanaliev, better known to fans as "Dagi" is the most exciting Russian-born fighter outside the UFC....

 2020-04-08 10:11 

SeeNews.com

Montenegro's power consumption flattish y/y in Feb...

PODGORICA (Montenegro), April 8 (SeeNews) Montenegro's total power consumption in February remained flattish on annual basis at 234...

 2020-04-08 10:10 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Amid Pandemic, Turkmenistan Holds Mass Exercise Events To Mark World Health Day...

Turkmenistan has organized a series of mass exercise events to mark World Health Day, even as countries across the globe impose physical-distancing measures to slow the spread of the coronavirus....

 2020-04-08 10:10 

Sputnik International

Five Civilians Killed in Terrorist Attack in Southeastern Turkey - Authorities...

ANKARA (Sputnik) - Five civilians have been killed in an attack carried out by the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which is designated as a terrorist organisation, in the southeastern Turkish province of Diyarbakir, provincial authorities said on Wedn...

 2020-04-08 10:10 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Estonian manufacturer starts making antiviral protective screens...

An Estonian manufacturer of wooden accessories has switched its production to making antiviral plastic personal protective screens to protect staff at hospitals, private clinics and other frontline workers from the novel coronavirus....

 2020-04-08 10:08 

SeeNews.com

Croatia's industrial producer prices down 2.7% y/y in March...

ZAGREB (Croatia), April 8 (SeeNews) - Croatia's industrial producer prices fell by 2.7% year-on-year in March, after growing by an annual&nbs...

 2020-04-08 10:07 

TASS

Natural reduction in US oil production cannot be counted as OPEC+ cut, says Kremlin...
 2020-04-08 10:07 

TASS

Kremlin lambasts former US envoys' 'absurd speculation' on Crimea...

The spokesman has commented on a suggestion that the coronavirus outbreak and the plunging oil prices could force Moscow to review its stance and hand over Crimea to Ukraine...

 2020-04-08 10:07 

SeeNews.com

Croatia's Petrokemija turns to cons net profit in 2019...

ZAGREB (Croatia), April 8 (SeeNews) - Croatian fertiliser producer Petrokemija [ZSE:PTKM-R-A] said on Wednesday it swung to a consolidated net pr...

 2020-04-08 10:03 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Estonian milk producers suspect Lithuanians of favoring own producers...

Raw milk from Estonia and Latvia has gotten stuck on the Lithuanian border. Estonian milk producers are claiming that Lithuania is causing these lines at the border in order to defend its domestic market....

 2020-04-08 10:01 

MOLDPRES News Agency

Information sessions to be organized to support several EU-funded regional projects...

Chisinau, 8 April /MOLDPRES/- More information sessions will be organized for the representatives of the companies in the civil construction, intending to participate in international tenders announced for a number of regional development projects, with E...

 2020-04-08 10:00 

TASS

Press review: Trump seeks to grab lunar resources and COVID-19 endangers Rouhani's regime...

Top stories in the Russian press on Wednesday, April 8...

 2020-04-08 10:00 

Zero Hedge

More People Died Of Suicide Last Week In Tennessee Than COVID-19...

More People Died Of Suicide Last Week In Tennessee Than COVID-19 Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, As we previously warned, this pandemic will bankrupt and kill more people from suicide than the virus will. When you sacrifice people's livelihood...

 2020-04-08 10:00 

Ukrinform News

Colonel Beziazykov sentenced to 13 years in jail for treason...

Kyiv's Shevchenkivsky District Court has sentenced Colonel of the Ukrainian Armed Forces Ivan Beziazykov to 13 years in prison for high treason, the Office of the Prosecutor General has reported. — Ukrinform....

 2020-04-08 09:57 

TASS

Questions on New START extension should go to Washington — Kremlin...

The spokesman stressed that the treaty is the only remaining arms control document, and thus is important for the entire planet...

 2020-04-08 09:55 

RT.com

UFC 249 to take place on TRIBAL LAND in California to circumvent lockdown laws - reports...

Despite a state-wide ban on sporting events due to covid-19, reports suggest UFC 249 will go ahead at Tachi Palace Casino Resort in California, a location on tribal land which would allow the promotion to bypass legislation....

 2020-04-08 09:55 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Requests for school lunch have increased tenfold in Tallinn...

In a week after the change in the distribution of school food in Tallinn, the number of children coming for lunch has risen from 1,200 to 11,550....

 2020-04-08 09:51 

TASS

PM Mishustin: Russian-made coronavirus test systems supplied to over 30 countries...

These measures are required to minimize the threat of the infection's penetration into our country, the PM said...

 2020-04-08 09:50 

Radio Prague

Health Minister: Uncontrolled spread of COVID-19 down, country can startreturning to normal...

The Czech Republic has managed to stop the uncontrolled spread of theCOVID-19 coronavirus and the country can start returning to normal affairs,Health Minister Adam Vojtch said on Wednesday. Original projections saw14,200 infections by the end of April, b...

 2020-04-08 09:48 

RT.com

Serena Williams' coach: It's 'revolting' lower-ranked tennis players can't make a living...

Serena Williams' coach Patrick Mouratoglou says lower-level tennis pros desperately need help from the game's administrators to make ends meet....

 2020-04-08 09:48 

SeeNews.com

Croatia introduces two new loan instruments to support small business amid coronavirus crisis...

ZAGREB (Croatia), April 8 (SeeNews) - Croatia's economy ministry said it has introduced together with the state innovations and investments agency ...

 2020-04-08 09:42 

ANA-MPA

PM Mitsotakis to have video conference with President Sakellaropoulou...

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis will have a video conference on Wednesday at 11:00 with......

 2020-04-08 09:42 

SeeNews.com

Romania's Romcarbon sends 98 employees into technical unemployment...

BUCHAREST (Romania), April 8 (SeeNews) - Romanian plastics manufacturer Romcarbon [BSE:ROCE] said that it has sent 98 of its employees into technological u...

 2020-04-08 09:40 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

First healthcare worker dies after contracting coronavirus...

The first healthcare worker has died in Estonia after contracting coronavirus (COVID-19). The woman was 53 years old and worked as a careworker at Kuressaare Hospital in Saaremaa....

 2020-04-08 09:39 

Sputnik International

Video Showing Moment Bridge Collapses in Central Italy Emerges Online...

A bridge collapsed in the province of Massa-Carrara in central Italy earlier this morning. There is no immediate information about the causes of the incident. At least one person, a truck driver, was reported to be injured in the incident, according to th...

 2020-04-08 09:35 

Sputnik International

Bridge Collapses in Italy, Burying Crossing Truck...
 2020-04-08 09:35 

SeeNews.com

Bulgaria's Sopharma Trading signs drug supply deal with local hospital...

SOFIA (Bulgaria), April 8 (SeeNews) - Bulgaria's Sopharma Trading has signed a 1.0 million levs ($555,600/511,300 euro) contract with local hospital Mi...

 2020-04-08 09:35 

Ukrinform News

Total Covid-19 cases in Kyiv grows to 294 Klitschko...

Kyiv city has confirmed 15 more positive cases of the coronavirus Covid-19, bringing the total number to 294. — Ukrinform....

 2020-04-08 09:33 

ANA-MPA

Eurogroup to continue on Thursday...

The Eurogroup has been suspended and will continue on Thursday, Eurogroup President, Mario......

 2020-04-08 09:33 

SeeNews.com

Slovenia may partially lift coronavirus restrictions next week - PM...

LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), April 8 (SeeNews) - Slovenia's government is considering lifting next week some of the restrictions imposed due to the coron...

 2020-04-08 09:31 

TASS

Moscow, Moscow Region, St. Petersburg account for majority of coronavirus tests in Russia...

According to the watchdog, over 910,000 coronavirus tests were conducted in the country as of Tuesday...

 2020-04-08 09:30 

LSM.LV

[ Latvian Public Broadcasting ]

Opposition parties continue to lead the way in March ratings...

Opposition parties Saskaa (Harmony) and the Zao un Zemnieku savienba (Greens and Farmers Union, ZZS) continue to register the greatest levels of support among voters, according to the latest polling carried out for LTV by the SKDS pollster....

 2020-04-08 09:30 

Zero Hedge

US Army Officer Reportedly Killed In Deir Ezzor Ambush: Syrian Media...

US Army Officer Reportedly Killed In Deir Ezzor Ambush: Syrian Media Syrian state media is reporting that a US Army officer was killed during an ambush of a convoy of military vehicles the eastern part of the country Monday . The reported attack took plac...

 2020-04-08 09:25 

Ukrinform News

Ukraine dispatches five tonnes of disinfectants to Italy...

Five tonnes of disinfectants were dispatched by Ukraine's National Guard aircraft to Rome on Wednesday morning. — Ukrinform....

 2020-04-08 09:25 

RT.com

Italy closes 'unsafe ports' to migrant ships over coronavirus...
 2020-04-08 09:23 

TASS

Russia, Turkey conduct third joint patrol in Idlib...

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan agreed on a ceasefire and a number of other steps aimed at resolving the crisis in Idlib at the talks in Moscow held on March 5...

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