Ukrainian Military Tents Prove No Match for Wet Weather

A Ukrainian military encampment built 'almost up to NATO standards' was left utterly devastated in the aftermath of a spot of rain.

// Jun. 03, 2016 - 00:04 GMT


OPEC to Boost Cooperation With Non-Cartel Oil Producers, Russia

According to the newly-elected head of the organization, OPEC intends to continue strengthening cooperation with non-cartel oil producing states, especially Russia.

// Jun. 03, 2016 - 00:07 GMT


Pedal Empowerment: India Gives 2,000 Bikes to Nepali Girls to Attend School

India has donated 2,000 bicycles to needy girls in Nepal as part of a program that aims to encourage school enrollment and increase the youth literacy rate.

// Jun. 03, 2016 - 00:18 GMT


Reporters Without Borders Urges Probe Into Murder of Journalists in Ukraine

Gemma Poerzgen, a journalist and board member of Reporters Without Borders Germany, said that polarization of the Ukrainian society was an obstacle for journalists, especially for those who tried to take a fair position toward Russia.

// Jun. 03, 2016 - 00:34 GMT


Research? What Research? Over Three Billion Blown on UK Tax Funded Studies

The UK government spends around USD$3.6 billion a year on policy research, yet it doesn't know how many studies it's commissioned or which of them have been published, according to a report published Thursday.

// Jun. 03, 2016 - 00:41 GMT


US Welcomes India’s Position Against Ballistic Missile Proliferation

According to the US Department of State, India has subscribed to the Hague Code of Conduct against Ballistic Missile Proliferation.

// Jun. 03, 2016 - 00:45 GMT


White Lie: Berlin Allegedly Opened Borders After Orban's Refugee Fib

Last year the Hungarian government told Berlin and Vienna that there were less than 1,000 refugees waiting to travel to Germany, German magazine Bild reported on Wednesday.

// Jun. 03, 2016 - 00:46 GMT


Latvian President Says Riga Plans to Develop Economic Cooperation With Iran

Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis said that Latvia intends to develop economic cooperation with Iran and hopes to sign air service agreements and deals on double taxation avoidance.

// Jun. 03, 2016 - 00:53 GMT


Scots Dump Donald: 'Scotland Against Trump' Launched Ahead of Visit

It's no secret that Donald Trump is not very well loved in Scotland. His controversial golf course developments and attempts to take legal action against the building of Scottish wind farms have angered many Scots, and his comments on the banning of Muslims from entering the United States were met with derision across the United Kingdom.

// Jun. 03, 2016 - 00:55 GMT


Rights Watchdog Urges Brazil to Prevent Police Brutality Ahead of Olympics

Amnesty International Brazil Director Atila Roque said that police violence resulted in surge of homicides and large-scale violations of human rights during police raids ahead of and during the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

// Jun. 03, 2016 - 01:00 GMT