Thursday, December 8, 2016

World

World

When we think of treehouses, we tend to think of rickety huts made of wood, stacked on the big tree in our back garden....

China’s coal prices continued to drop this week, a key price index showed. The Bohai-Rim Steam-Coal Price Index, a gauge of coal prices in northern...

A survey indicates that business activity across the 19-country eurozone accelerated in November to its fastest growth rate this year. The initial estimate of the...

Gold prices extended their rebound from nine-month lows to score back-to-back gains last week as the rally in the U.S. dollar stalled. Gold has been...

OPEC will debate an oil output cut of 4.0-4.5 percent for all of its members except Libya and Nigeria next week but the deal’s...

After self-driving cars making it on roads, it could be self-driving mobility scooters that might just turn out to be the next big thing....

Protests against the election of Donald Trump as president have swept across the US, with hundreds of people gathering in New York's Union Square. Thousands...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced that the existing 500 and 1,000 rupee banknotes will be withdrawn from the financial system overnight. The surprise...

A decision to space out the distinctive triangular chocolate chunks in two Toblerone bars sold in the UK has upset fans who say that...

Singer Bob Dylan has been awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature. The 75-year-old rock legend received the prize “for having created new poetic expressions...

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister in hospital since September 22 Finance Minister Panneerselvam given her portfolios He replaced her for 9 months when she was jailed in...

While the polls suggest that Hillary Clinton won the second presidential debate, she was no match for the man in the bright red sweater. Undecided...

Lest there be any doubt, Donald Trump made clear Monday that he is running a scorched earth campaign for the next month. Speaking in a...

Chennai: The Madras high court upheld an order of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) refusing to grant certificate for public exhibition to...

A total of 110 journalists were killed in connection with their work or for unclear reasons in 2015, according to the round-up published today...

World leaders launched an ambitious attempt on Monday to hold back the earth's rising temperatures, with French President François Hollande saying the world was...

The Queen's decision to avoid long-haul travel means Commonwealth summit may never again be within reach in her lifetime She spent perhaps the happiest years...

For the nearly nine years that I have been Secretary-General, I have travelled the world to the front-lines of climate change, and I have...

According to American-German researcher, strategic risk consultant and lecturer F. William Engdahl, the Russian leadership is now exposing the hypocrisy of Washington’s anti-Islamic State...

An Indian woman stranded in Pakistan for a decade has identified her family in photos sent from across the border. Efforts to find the family...

At least 100 people have been arrested in Brussels, where hundreds more protested against the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), an impending free...

EU leaders urged Turkey to help stem the flow of refugees towards Europe, offering concessions, if a reluctant Ankara agrees to a plan to...

New information suggests the US deliberately targeted the Kunduz hospital, killing 22 patients and staff, despite knowing it was a protected medical site. US special...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has urged Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas to hold talks to calm the recent surge of violence. Netanyahu said he...

A Danish zoo has performed a public dissection of a dead lion, putting the animal’s intestines on display in front of dozens of children....

Last year’s Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash will dominate Ukraine’s agenda as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo...

A day after President Barack Obama apologized for a tragic US airstrike that killed at least 22 people at a hospital run by Medecins...

German police raided auto giant Volkswagen’s headquarters and other sites Thursday, as part of an investigation into a massive pollution-cheating scandal engulfing the group. “Today,...

As a protest against an EU-brokered deal with Serbia, opposition politicians released tear gas in parliament in Kosovo.  The smoke filled the room and...

Four Russian cruise missiles fired at Syria from the Caspian Sea landed in Iran, unnamed US officials say. It was unclear whether the missiles...

Thyroid cancer in local children and adolescents following the Fukushima nuclear disaster was probably caused by radiation released in the accident, four researchers have...

The United Nations envoy for Libya has proposed the formation of a national unity government after months of difficult talks. Since 2014 Libya has...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has broken his silence over the mob killing of a Muslim man rumored to have eaten beef. Hindus and...

Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has been asked to give evidence to a parliamentary inquiry into compensation for Libyan-sponsored IRA violence. The late Libyan...

US Congress should consider issuing a legal summons to Secretary of State John Kerry to force him to testify on the crisis in Syria,...

French President Francois Hollande headed for talks with his Russian counterpart on Friday, amid fears Russia is carrying out "indiscriminate" air strikes on Syrian...

Fierce fighting is continuing between Afghan forces and the Taliban in parts of Afghanistan's northern city of Kunduz, despite government claims that it had...

Police in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh have been left red-faced after charging a toddler with theft. Two-year-old Ravi had been named...

Is it ever legal to shoot cops? A growing number of states are passing laws that say that yes, in fact, sometimes it is...

The CIA has withdrawn staff from the US embassy in Beijing, fearing data stolen from government computers could expose its agents. In April, data...

China on Thursday said no third country has the right to explore oil and gas in the South China Sea in areas under its...

Israel's prime minister went to the United Nations on Thursday to call for an immediate resumption of peace talks with the Palestinians and to...

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has ordered a safety review for the Hajj pilgrimage after at least 717 people died in a stampede near the...

Pope Francis addressed Congress on the third day of his visit to Washington, praising American values but urging changes to better serve the dignity...

Legal action will be brought against Prime Minister David Cameron after he revealed an RAF drone was used to kill two British militants fighting...

The Colombian government and FARC rebels will sign a definitive peace deal within six months to end their half-century conflict, President Juan Manuel Santos...

Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks with his US counterpart, Barack Obama, during his stay at the UN General Assembly, Dmitry Peskov, the...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s campaign in the US to attract capital to the country and boost his ‘Make in India’ initiative kicked off...

Throughout Australia’s industrial heartland, factories are closing. About an eight-minute car ride from the center of Melbourne, a General Motors plant that in 1948...

Fresh protests have broken out in parts of southern Nepal over the country’s new constitution, adopted on Sunday. Demonstrators have blocked two of the...

shop giay nuthoi trang f5Responsive WordPress Themenha cap 4 nong thongiay cao gotgiay nu 2015mau biet thu deptoc dephouse beautiful