Eight ndian security personnel were killed and 20 more injured in a gunfight with militants in the northern state of Jammu and Kashmir, according to local media.
Caffeine fiends, rejoice! Since 1991, coffee has been saddled with the label, “possibly causes cancer.” As of June 15, coffee got a clean bill of health. The International Agency for Research on Cancer – or IARC – is the WHO agency that evaluates evidence and scientific research on cancer. Show More Summary
Today the Welsh national team faces Northern Ireland as the Euro-2016 football championship is underway. Sputnik has decided to conduct a poll for all those die-hard sports fans.
Russia is planning to develop technologies which, so far, can only be seen in "science fiction films," Austrian website Der Standard reported.
Jose Ramon Garcia-Hernandez, the Spain People's Party head of international relations, said that Russia is a friend of Spain and his party wants relationship between Russia and Spain to return to normal as soon as possible.
Exclusive: The European Union’s haughty and hasty expansion into low-wage Eastern Europe may be its undoing, as the Brexit vote shows popular resistance to the westward migration of workers that followed, writes Jonathan Marshall. By Jonathan Marshall While few analysts…Read more ?
The right-wing populism of the two is more rooted in nationalism than in economic insecurity. Nigel Farage, the leader of the U.K. Independence Party that just helped lead Great Britain to a disastrous vote to leave the European Union,...Show More Summary
According to reports, Russian energy giant Gazprom and China’s largest energy producer CNPC signed a memorandum of understanding on Saturday that paths the way for building underground gas storage.
Jose Ramon Garcia-Hernandez, the head of international relations of Spain's ruling People's Party (PP), said that left-wing Podemos party puts at risk the unity of Spain backing an independence referendum to be held in the Spanish autonomous region of Catalonia.
A peculiar feature that resembles an inverted crater has been spotted on the surface of Mars by NASA researchers.
The Russian and Chinese governments signed an agreement on measures to protect technologies in connection to cooperation on peaceful space exploration and usage as well as creation and exploitation of launch vehicles and land-based space infrastructure, according to the statement of Roscosmos.
Russian Navy spokesman Viktor Kochemazov has confirmed that Russia delivered a R-32 missile corvette to the Egyptian Navy.
The UK's transatlantic connections and the likely election of Donald Trump as US president make for a bright future outside the EU, UK political commentator Rodney Atkinson told Radio Sputnik.
The Bank of Russia and the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) signed a memorandum of cooperation on Saturday.
An explosion rocked a hotel in the central part of Somali's capital Mogadishu, media reported on Saturday.
A curious twist in the renewed U.S.-Cuban relations is the claim by Mafia financier Meyer Lansky’s heirs for damages from the loss of Lansky’s Havana casinos, which Fidel Castro nationalized after the revolution in 1959, writes Jack Colhoun. By Jack Colhoun…Read more ?
The Hague-based arbitration panel is due to decide on the Philippines's lawsuit against China over its allegedly illegal actions in the South China Sea in the near future; this will be the first time an international court takes a decision on the matter.
Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin said that Rosneft and China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (CSIC) made a strategic decision to develop an unprecedented industrial complex with leading edge equipment and technologies to help fulfill the shipbuilding requirements for the Russian Federation and to successfully compete in global shipbuilding markets.
Russia and China closely cooperate in the fields of foreign policy and security.