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    Kremlin warns against ?harmful? new US sanctions on Russia
    Jul25

    Kremlin warns against ?harmful? new US sanctions on Russia

    MOSCOW: The Kremlin on Monday warned that new US sanctions on Russia would hit the interests of both sides as Congress gears up to approved fresh punitive measures. “We consider such a continuation of the rhetoric of sanctions counter-productive and harmful to the interests of both countries,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. In mid-June,...

    US ‘may send arms’ to Ukraine, says new envoy
    Jul25

    US ‘may send arms’ to Ukraine, says new envoy

    Washington is reviewing whether to arm those fighting Russian-backed rebels, says a new envoy. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine president calls for an end to Russian aggression
    Jul25

    Ukraine president calls for an end to Russian aggression

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has demanded Russia end support of rebels in eastern Ukraine as Germany and France try to mediate a resolution. The rebels have claimed they want to establish a “Little Russia.” …read more Source:...

    Ukraine president calls for an end to Russian aggression
    Jul25

    Ukraine president calls for an end to Russian aggression

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has demanded Russia end support of rebels in eastern Ukraine as Germany and France try to mediate a resolution. The rebels have claimed they want to establish a “Little Russia.” …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Joint efforts ‘critical to protect media freedom’
    Jul25

    Joint efforts ‘critical to protect media freedom’

    Several leading media experts have stressed the need for joint efforts to protect media freedom around the world.They were speaking yesterday at the plenary session of an international conference on the threats facing freedom of expression, being held in Doha which will conclude today.Organised by the National Human Rights Committee in...

    Hosszu delights home fans with 200m IM title
    Jul24

    Hosszu delights home fans with 200m IM title

    Katinka Hosszu said defending her women’s 200m individual medley title in front of her home crowd at the world aquatics championships on Monday was an “unforgettable experience”. Hosszu clocked 2min 07.00sec to retain the gold medal with Japan’s Yui Ohashi in silver at 0.91sec and Madisyn Cox of the United States earning bronze,...

    Azerbaijani jiu-jitsu fighters win international tournament
    Jul24

    Azerbaijani jiu-jitsu fighters win international tournament

    Azerbaijani fighters have won an international Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournamentin Baku. Azerbaijan topped the medal table of the tournament, followed by the UAE and Russia. The tournament involved 200 fighters from Azerbaijan, Russia, UAE, Qatar, Ukraine and Kazakhstan …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Kushner denies collusion, insists ‘all actions were proper’
    Jul24

    Kushner denies collusion, insists ‘all actions were proper’

    Jared Kushner arrives on Capitol Hill to testify before the Senate intelligence committee. AFP Photo WASHINGTON: Donald Trump’s son-in-law and top White House advisor Jared Kushner forcefully denied colluding with Moscow to sway the 2016 election Monday, insisting a string of undisclosed meetings with Russian officials were “proper.” “Let...

    Europe Concerned at Impact of US Energy Sanctions on Russia 
    Jul24

    Europe Concerned at Impact of US Energy Sanctions on Russia 

    BRUSSELS – European Union officials are “activating all diplomatic channels” to press home their concerns that looming U.S. energy sanctions against Russia could affect Europe’s energy supplies, a spokesman said Monday. U.S. lawmakers are scheduled to consider the sanctions package as early as Tuesday, and the bill could be sent...

    Bouncing balls on a hot pan led to a new physics discovery
    Jul24

    Bouncing balls on a hot pan led to a new physics discovery

    It all started when a Ukrainian programmer and aspiring rapper dropped a handful of hydrogel balls on his piping-hot pancake griddle. …read more Source:...