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Saharan dust will become normality, scientist says

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 News Agency (ANA) on Sunday.

Scientists discovered ‘invisible’ organ related to cancer

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.

Kim Jong Un’s trip to China shows strong ties

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. 

Egypt holds Presidential elections

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…

Russian diplomats expelled all over the world

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. 

Photos: Earth hour 2018

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. 

EU leaders meet with Turkish President Erdogan

On Monday, the EU leaders will meet with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan amidst an uneasy climate. The European Union is expected to provide Ankara with the necessary funding to extend the deal concerning Syrian refugees...

Chinese Navy to conduct military drills in South China Sea

On Friday, the Chinese military's official newspaper announced that the Navy will conduct military drill in South China Sea, as part of its annual exercises, without divulging any additional information as to the date, time and location.