The United Nations Security Council has thus far failed to vote on three different resolutions addressing the alleged use of chemical agents in Douma, Syria.
On Friday, South Korea said it had notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) that it seeks to suspend tariff concessions on imported US goods worth $480 million, in response to U.S. measures against South Korean imports.
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew spoke on the phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin, who was visiting in Ankara, and exchanged good wishes for Easter.
On 4 April 1968 Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was killed on a balcony in Memphis, leaving behind 4 kids and a political movement that reshaped the American history.
The clouds of Saharan dust that have recently lowered over Greek skies are yet another phenomenon associated with climate change and could be here to stay, atmospheric physicist Christos Zerefos said in statements to the Athens-Macedonian…
The human body continues to surprise us: Scientists in the US - including a gastroenterologist of Greek descent - have announced that they have discovered a new organ, which appears to play a role in various common diseases such as cancer.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping sought to portray strong ties between the two allies, confirming Kim's secret trip to Beijing on Wednesday.
Egyptians began voting Monday in an election that virtually guaranteed another term for President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, who faced only a token opponent in balloting. The entire process will last three days, a stretch apparently designed to…
On Monday, Western nations decided to expel en masse Russian diplomats, believed to be spies, punishing Moscow over its alleged involvement in the poisoning of ex-intelligence officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter.
On Saturday, 24 March 2018, millions of people all over the world joined in celebrating the 2018 Earth Hour. The 11th Earth Hour event focused on support for biodiversity, specifically forests, oceans and wildlife conservation.