89th Oscars award ceremony ends in "surprise"
The 89th Academy Awards "surprised" the audience Sunday night by being not so political, not so white and not so right.
Will 2017 be turning point for European integration?
Almost 60 years ago, the six founding nations signed the Treaty of Rome, laying the foundations for what would later become the EU.
Mobile World Congress opens doors in Barcelona
The Mobile World Congress (MWC) opened its doors on Monday, showcasing the latest innovations of the mobile phone industry.
Beijing 2022 announce marketing program
The marketing program for the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games was officially launched by the organizers on Monday.
Syrian army advances toward capturing Palmyra city
The Syrian army and allied fighters are advancing toward capturing ancient city of Palmyra in central Syria.
WHO seeks 10 mln USD to scale up health response in Somalia
WHO said on Monday that it requires 10 million U.S. dollars to help provide critical health services for 1.5 million Somalis.
Russian GDP likely to grow 2 pct in 2017: minister
The Russian economy will probably expand 2 percent in 2017, a stronger performance than last month's 0.6-percent prediction.
U.S. media blasts Trump in all-out war
Trump reiterated in recent days his disgust with what he bills as a mainstream U.S. media that makes a habit of publishing "fake news."