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Colorful hot air balloons take over the skies in Turkey
World2019-07-07 13:25October 18 2019 02:57:42

Colorful hot air balloons take over the skies in Turkey

Poll shows Boris Johnson on course for landslide win in race to become British PM
World2019-07-07 13:22October 18 2019 02:57:42

Poll shows Boris Johnson on course for landslide win in race to become British PM

Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will win three quarters of the votes in a ballot to choose Britain's next prime minister, according to a new opinion poll on Saturday published in London by the Times newspaper.

At least 20 injured in gas explosion at shopping center in U.S. state Florida
World2019-07-07 13:11October 18 2019 02:57:42

At least 20 injured in gas explosion at shopping center in U.S. state Florida

At least 20 people were injured on Saturday in a gas explosion at a shopping center in Plantation, a city in southeastern U.S. state of Florida, local media reported.

Venezuela urges UN to intervene against U.S. sanctions
World2019-07-06 13:06October 18 2019 02:57:42

Venezuela urges UN to intervene against U.S. sanctions

Venezuela on Friday urged the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, to intervene against the U.S. trade and financial sanctions which are undermining Venezuela's economy.

Iran should retaliate upon Britain's seizure of Iranian oil tanker: official
World2019-07-06 10:33October 18 2019 02:57:42

Iran should retaliate upon Britain's seizure of Iranian oil tanker: official

A senior Iranian official said Friday that Iran should seize a British oil vessel in case London refuses to release the Iranian oil tanker, Press TV reported.

Cambodian toddler eaten alive by crocodiles
World2019-07-05 13:23October 18 2019 02:57:42

Cambodian toddler eaten alive by crocodiles

Rom Roath Neary was killed by crocodiles at her home in Siem Reap, the capital of Siem Reap Province in northwestern Cambodia, reported the Independent, a British online newspaper.

6.4-magnitude earthquake hits Southern California, strongest in 20 years
World2019-07-05 09:27October 18 2019 02:57:42

6.4-magnitude earthquake hits Southern California, strongest in 20 years

A 6.4-magnitude earthquake jolted 12 km southwest of Searles Valley in the U.S. state of California 17:33:48 GMT on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.

Iranian president says Iran to increase purity of enriched uranium
World2019-07-04 13:30October 18 2019 02:57:42

Iranian president says Iran to increase purity of enriched uranium

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday that Iran will increase the percentage of its enriched uranium to higher purity in the coming days if the parties to the Iranian 2015 international nuclear deal fail to observe their commitments, Tasnim news agency reported.

26 dead after boat sinks in Honduras
World2019-07-04 09:30October 18 2019 02:57:42

26 dead after boat sinks in Honduras

At least 26 people are dead after their boat sank in the Caribbean waters off Honduras' eastern department of Gracias a Dios, the Armed Forces said on Wednesday.

Judge denies request to delay sentencing phase in Chinese scholar slaying trial
World2019-07-04 09:30October 18 2019 02:57:42

Judge denies request to delay sentencing phase in Chinese scholar slaying trial

U.S. District Judge James Shadid denied a defense request to delay the start of Brendt Christensen's sentencing.

QR code introduced to Karl Marx Tomb in London for Chinese visitors
World2019-07-03 13:13October 18 2019 02:57:42

QR code introduced to Karl Marx Tomb in London for Chinese visitors

A QR code in Chinese language for Karl Marx's tomb at London's Highgate Cemetery has been launched online by the China National Tourist Office in England.

European powers urge Iran to reverse uranium enrichment decision
World2019-07-03 09:17October 18 2019 02:57:42

European powers urge Iran to reverse uranium enrichment decision

Top diplomats from the European Union, France, Germany and the UK said on Tuesday that they are extremely concerned with Iran's exceeding of stockpile limit for low enriched uranium and urged Tehran to reverse course.

Trump says delayed raids on illegal immigrants to start soon
World2019-07-02 10:01October 18 2019 02:57:42

Trump says delayed raids on illegal immigrants to start soon

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday the delayed 10-city raids on illegal immigrants will begin after the July 4 holiday.

Walking above mountains on a slack line
World2019-06-30 13:03October 18 2019 02:57:42

Walking above mountains on a slack line

Moon says Trump, Kim to meet in Panmunjom shortly
World2019-06-30 13:01October 18 2019 02:57:42

Moon says Trump, Kim to meet in Panmunjom shortly

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Sunday that U.S. President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), will meet and shake hands in the inter-Korean border village of Panmunjom.

UK's Harry, Meghan and baby to visit South Africa
World2019-06-29 13:26October 18 2019 02:57:42

UK's Harry, Meghan and baby to visit South Africa

Britain's Prince Harry, his wife Meghan and their infant son Archie will visit South Africa later this year in their first official tour as a family, Buckingham Palace said Thursday.

14th G20 summit kicks off with focus on global economy, multilateral trade
World2019-06-28 12:59October 18 2019 02:57:42

14th G20 summit kicks off with focus on global economy, multilateral trade

The 14th Group of 20 (G20) summit kicked off in the Japanese city of Osaka on Friday, with issues pertaining to the global economy, multilateral trade and development taking the center stage.

U.S. House passes Senate version of border funding after Pelosi bows to pressure
World2019-06-28 10:01October 18 2019 02:57:42

U.S. House passes Senate version of border funding after Pelosi bows to pressure

The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed the Senate's version of the emergency border funding bill.

Iran: We will exceed uranium limits unless 3 Europeans act
World2019-06-27 13:26October 18 2019 02:57:42

Iran: We will exceed uranium limits unless 3 Europeans act

Iran will exceed limits on low-enriched uranium set by the 2015 nuclear accord unless Britain, France and Germany take timely, practical steps to preserve the agreement that is "now in critical condition," the Iranian ambassador to the U.N. said Wednesday.

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