Annual income of Azerbaijan’s economy from the Star oil refinery, being constructed by SOCAR on Aliaga Peninsula in Turkey, will be about $850 million within the first five years after its commissio
The opposition Left has called on the government to take measures against energy poverty, arguing that as much as 40% of households in Slovenia spend more than 10% of their disposable income on energy
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A woman has been left blinded, bald and paralysed by a parasite lurking in her contact lenses. Claire Wilkinson, 38, from Brisbane, Australia, has battled the acanthamoeba keratitis (AK) parasite for
Karim Benzema became the latest Real Madrid star to sign a new bumper four-year contract with the European Champions to 2021, the club announced on Wednesday. “Real Madrid and Benzema have agree
Ade Adesomoju, Abuja A Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, struck out one of the nine counts of $1.6bn crude oil fraud instituted against businessman, Jide Omokore, and five others. Justice Nn
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From where I stand, there will be no government reshuffle so far, on Wednesday said the Social Democratic Party (PSD) national leader Liviu Dragnea.
Femi Makinde, Osogbo The Commissioner of Police in Osun State, Mr. Fimihan Adeoye, has accused the traditional ruler of Itapa Ijesa , Olapade Agoro, of concocting lies against the state police command
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Wednesday explained a viral photo that showed Chief of Staff John Kelly with his head in his hands during President Donald Trump’s bombastic
Israel said Wednesday it was sending a team of 70 soldiers including engineers and search-and-rescue specialists to Mexico after a powerful earthquake killed more than 200 people. The soldiers were du
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Augsburg captain Daniel Baier could face a heavy German Football Association fine after being investigated for making an obscene gesture during a televised Bundesliga match. When Baier was tackled nea
Two Oklahoma women were sentenced in the horrific and systematic abuse of a 5-year-old boy. Rachel Jean Stevens, 29, and Kayla Ann Jones, 26, were each sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in prison for beat
Thousands took to the streets of Barcelona on Wednesday as Spanish police detained 13 Catalan government officials in a crackdown ahead of an independence referendum which Madrid says is illegal. With
The Economic Development and Trade Ministry of Ukraine hopes that Ukraine would join the Regional Convention on pan-Euro-Mediterranean preferential rules of origin (PEM Convention) on January 1, 2018,
Google is to pay people with new and innovative ideas to combat the spread of extremist material online, particularly from the Islamic State militant group (ISIS), the search giant has announced. It s
A lawmaker from the leftist opposition party Fair Russia has proposed developing Siberian land by building rehab clinics where addicts could receive treatment through work, hunting and
By Robert W. Klein, Director, Center for RMI Research, Associate Professor, Risk Management and Insurance, Georgia State University. Immokalee, Florida sustained heavy damage during Hurricane Irma. AP
The second UNESCO World Congress on Open Educational Resources (OER) drew to a close in Ljubljana on Wednesday as delegates adopted the Ljubljana OER Action Plan 2017, featuring recommendations for m
The Transnistrian leader noted that there is already such an example in global practice — Palestine — which is not a UN member, but has a status of an observer state
The government has caved in to increasing demands and will no longer train the armed forces of Myanmar (Burma), in response to the “ethnic cleansing” of the Muslim Rohingya minority
British police arrested two more suspects Wednesday in connection with last week’s bombing on a London train that injured more than 30 people. Authorities said officers arrested a 48-year-old ma
Ukrainian government’s plans to put PJSC Magistralni Gazoprovody Ukrainy [Trunk Gas Pipelines of Ukraine] on the list of state-owned enterprises that are not subject to privatization make it imp
First deep gas from the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli (ACG) block of fields is planned to be received in 2019.
A 40-year-old-man, Balarabe Adamu, stabbed himself and then jumped into a well on Tuesday at Rijiyar Zaki Quarters of Ungogo Local Government, Kano, officials report. Director of Kano State Fire Servi
America’s Got Talent finalist, Kechi Okwuchi, had once again received applauds from viewers and judges during her stunning performance on Tuesday night. Okwuchi who had steadily won the hearts o
Gerhard Schroder also warned of a possible rift between Russia and Germany
An exhibition opening at the National Gallery tonight will shed light on the life and work of the artist who decorated Ljubljana's most remarkable Art Nouveau building.
A fraternity at Cornell University has been shut down after one of its members allegedly beat a black student in a racially motivated attack. The Ithaca Journal reports that “the Psi Upsilon a
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) urges the continued transformation of national joint-stock company (NJSC) Naftogaz Ukrainy and believes that Ukraine cannot afford to delay