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    Traveling zoo set up on Holocaust mass grave in Ukraine
    Aug09

    Traveling zoo set up on Holocaust mass grave in Ukraine

    Ukrainian Jewish leader says not sure if site choice was ‘[idiocy], criminality, cynicism, apa… …read more Source:...

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift
    Aug09

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan jets into Russia on Tuesday for his first meeting with counterpart Vladimir Putin since the two strongmen leaders began healing a bitter feud over Ankara’s downing of a Russian warplane. Erdogan’s visit to Putin’s hometown of Saint Petersburg is also his first foreign trip since the failed...

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift
    Aug09

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) jets into Russia on August 9, 2016, for a meeting with his counterpart Vladimir Putin © AFP/File / Eric FeferbergSaint Petersburg, Russian Federation, Aug 9 – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan jets into Russia on Tuesday for his first meeting with counterpart Vladimir Putin since the two strongmen...

    Putin, Erdogan to Meet for 1st Time after Russian Warplane Incident
    Aug09

    Putin, Erdogan to Meet for 1st Time after Russian Warplane Incident

    The Presidents of Russia and Turkey are due to meet in St Petersburg for the first time after the downing of a Russian fighter-bomber by the Turkish Air Force in November.The incident severed bilateral relations, halted cooperation in energy and trade and decreased the flow of Russian tourists to Turkey.But Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan...

    The Audacious Plan to Save This Man’s Life by Transplanting His Head
    Aug09

    The Audacious Plan to Save This Man’s Life by Transplanting His Head

    Like a little white Lazarus with red eyes, the paralyzed mouse was walking again.A few days earlier, the mouse had been sprawled on an operating table while two Chinese graduate students peered through a microscope and operated on its spine. With a tiny pair of scissors, they removed the top half of a fingernail-thin vertebra, exposing a gleaming...

    Actor Explains Challenge of Playing the President, His Love of Movies
    Aug09

    Actor Explains Challenge of Playing the President, His Love of Movies

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Actor Nurlan Alimzhanov, who played Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev in the epic about the President’s life and has won Kazakhstan’s Zhas Tulpar award, discussed his cinema career and plans for the future with Kazakhstanskaya Pravda...

    Capital Circus Manager Explains Process Behind Performances
    Aug09

    Capital Circus Manager Explains Process Behind Performances

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Last December, the Capital Circus marked its 10th anniversary. In its short life, it has become the leading circus in the country. This comes as no surprise, as founding members of the Capital Circus include key performers from the old Almaty Circus. The...

    On Islamic Violence: Forget the Koran, Look to History
    Aug09

    On Islamic Violence: Forget the Koran, Look to History

    Originally published by PJ Media. Raymond Ibrahim is a Shillman Fellow at the David Horowitz Freedom Center. The debate around Muslim violence all too often centers around doctrine—around what the Koran and Hadith (words and deeds of Muhammad) really mean and say. Forgotten in this debate is that Islamic scriptures are unnecessary in determining...

    Air Company Awards Plane to Children’s Centre
    Aug09

    Air Company Awards Plane to Children’s Centre

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. In early June, the Kazakh airline company Air Control announced the winner of the competition for the best use of the decommissioned aircraft was the Children’s Scientific and Educational Centre Evrikum in Almaty. “To tell the truth, it was not easy to make...

    Serena struggles, del Potro blasts punch-up
    Aug09

    Serena struggles, del Potro blasts punch-up

    RIO DE JANEIRO: Defending champion Serena Williams ended a three-match losing streak against France’s Alize Cornet to keep her hopes of a fifth Olympic gold medal alive Monday. But it was a rollercoaster 7-6 (7/5), 6-2 victory for the 34-year-old world number one who 24 hours earlier had suffered her first ever Olympic Games women’s...