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 2019-11-15 17:44 

RT.com

Aeroflot's infamous fat feline crackdown prompts 'outpurring' of aviation cat MEMES...

The PR cat-astrophe faced by Aeroflot after the airline banned a man from travelling with his cat because it was too heavy, continues to find new lives, as memesmiths flood social media with litters of feline aviators....

 2019-11-15 17:38 

RT.com

'In a street fight, I'd win': UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell says he'd KO 'Iron' Mike Tyson on the streets...

Former UFC champion Chuck Liddell says that Mike Tyson would have little chance against him in a street fight if the two superstars of their respective sports ever tangled on the streets....

 2019-11-15 17:34 

TASS

OSCE secretary general notes real progress in Donbass peace process...

However, Thomas Greminger noted that this progress should not be overestimated, stressing that it only represents one of the stages of regulation...

 2019-11-15 17:34 

RT.com

La Liga plans to stage December game in Miami blocked following court ruling...

La Liga have been forced to abandon plans for a December showcase league game between Villarreal and Atletico Madrid in Miami after the league's plans were blocked by the Spanish Football Association....

 2019-11-15 17:33 

KyivPost.com

RFE/RL: Putin, Zelensky to meet next month to discuss Ukraine conflict...

The French presidency says Paris will host a four-way summit next month seeking to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine. Read more here. The post RFE/RL: Putin, Zelensky to meet next month to discuss Ukraine conflict appeared first on KyivPost ....

 2019-11-15 17:28 

KyivPost.com

Reuters: Trump launches Twitter attack on witness during impeachment testimony...

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump launched a Twitter attack on a former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine on Nov. 15 while she was testifying to an impeachment hearing in Congress, in an extraordinary moment that Democrats said amounts to witness intimidati...

 2019-11-15 17:26 

KyivPost.com

At least 2 killed, 4 injured in explosion at munitions depot in Balakliya...

At least two Ukrainian servicemen were killed and four injured in an explosion at a large military ammunition depot in the city of Balakliya in Kharkiv Oblast, some 460 kilometers southeast of Kyiv, Ukraine's General Staff of the Armed Forces reported...

 2019-11-15 17:20 

KyivPost.com

Daily Digest Friday, Nov. 15...

Impeachment testimony day two: Marie Yovanovitch Read our coverage of former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch's public testimony before the U.S. House Intelligence Committee on Nov. 15. SBU arrests ISIS warlord in Kyiv Ukraine's securi...

 2019-11-15 17:18 

KyivPost.com

Los Angeles Times: Trump releases rough transcript of April call with Zelensky...

President Trump on Nov. 15 released the summary transcript of his April congratulatory call with Ukraine's president-elect, the latest salvo in the White House effort to blunt Democratic allegations that Trump abused his power by pressuring a foreign ...

 2019-11-15 17:15 

Zero Hedge

Libyan Official Urges New US Intervention After Russians Seen "On Front Lines"...

Libyan Official Urges New US Intervention After Russians Seen "On Front Lines" A new report in Axios suggests that Russia has significantly increased its presence in war-torn Libya , perhaps seeking to clean up the mess left in the wake of the US-...

 2019-11-15 17:13 

TASS

Turkey not to drop plans to deploy Russian S-400 systems...

Turkish presidential spokesman also said that Anraka and Washington had begun to develop a mechanism to expose S-400's impacts on the F-35 fifth-generation fighter jets...

 2019-11-15 17:03 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

PPA seizes over 60 cannabis plants in Tallinn...

Police and Border Guard (PPA) personnel seized over 60 cannabis plants and over 600 seedlings following a raid at a cannabis farm in Tallinn, Baltic News Service reports....

 2019-11-15 17:00 

APK-Inform Online

Kazakhstan: as of November 1, grain stocks totaled over 15 mln tonnes...
 2019-11-15 16:57 

ANA-MPA

PM Mitsotakis: The prepaid special consumption tax will be returned to winemakers...

The government will soon be passing legislation that will allow a return of the prepaid special......

 2019-11-15 16:55 

Interfax-Ukraine

Ukrainian president signs bill on Naftogaz unbundling into law...

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has signed a bill on unbundling of activities on transportation of natural gas into law, Deputy Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Yulia Kovaliv has said....

 2019-11-15 16:55 

TASS

Ukraine confirms Zelensky's participation in Normandy Four summit...

The meeting between the leaders of Ukraine, Germany, France and Russia in the Normandy format will take place on December 9...

 2019-11-15 16:54 

Zero Hedge

Trump Slams "Biggest Double Standard In History" After Roger Stone Found Guilty Of Lying...

Trump Slams "Biggest Double Standard In History" After Roger Stone Found Guilty Of Lying President Trump weighed in on Roger Stone's Friday conviction, tweeting: "So they now convict Roger Stone of lying and want to jail him for many years...

 2019-11-15 16:48 

Sputnik International

Federal Jury Reaches a Verdict in Criminal Trial of Trump Adviser Roger Stone - Report...

Stone was earlier accused of lying to Congress about his ties to the WikiLeaks website in relation to its publication of files from the servers of the Democratic National Committee....

 2019-11-15 16:41 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

What the papers say: Free sauna day in Narva, dog parks, Viljandi Folk...

On Friday, Nov. 15, in addition to several other major topics, the papers in Estonia also wrote about a Finnish-hosted public sauna day in Narva, new dog parks planned for the city of Prnu, and the theme for next year's popular Viljandi Folk....

 2019-11-15 16:40 

Zero Hedge

Jack Ma Warns Trade War Could Last 20 Years Amid Threats Globalization Has Peaked...

Jack Ma Warns Trade War Could Last 20 Years Amid Threats Globalization Has Peaked Get ready for two decades of a US-China trade war and the peak of globalization, Jack Ma, the co-founder and former chairman of Alibaba Group, told Bloomberg TV Thursday eve...

 2019-11-15 16:34 

SeeNews.com

Bucharest bourse indices end week higher, turnover falls...

BUCHAREST (Romania), November 15 (SeeNews) - Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) indices ended higher on Friday in lower turnover.The total equity turnover of t...

 2019-11-15 16:33 

TASS

Russia ready to help Venice after record flooding...

Venice has been struck by the highest tide in 50 years this week, with the acqua alta, or high water, hitting nearly 1.9 meters on November 13...

 2019-11-15 16:30 

TASS

Russia cannot confirm death of IS leader, says intelligence chief...

On October 27, US President Donald Trump said that al-Baghdadi had been killed during a special operation in Syria's Idlib Governorate...

 2019-11-15 16:28 

TASS

Germany confirms plans to hold Normandy Four summit on December 9...

Earlier, the office of French President Emmanuel Macron informed that the summit would take place on December 9 in Paris...

 2019-11-15 16:28 

Sputnik International

Senior Daesh Commander Al Bara Shishani Detained in Ukraine - Security Service...

KIEV (Sputnik) - According to the security service, the commander, who held the post of deputy military amir in Daesh since 2013, illegally arrived in Ukraine using a fake passport in 2018 and continued to coordinate the activities of Daesh forces....

 2019-11-15 16:27 

KyivPost.com

Macron says Normandy Four to meet in Paris on Dec. 9...

The Normandy Four negotiations to resolve Russia's war in eastern Ukraine will resume on Dec. 9, the French presidential administration announced on Nov. 15. The group — which includes Germany, France, Ukraine and Russia — will meet face-t...

 2019-11-15 16:27 

TASS

Putin discussed arms control with BRICS leaders...

The other BRICS leaders shared Putin's concern over the issue...

 2019-11-15 16:27 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Afghan Bonesetters Remain Trusted Healers, Despite Doctors' Warnings...

Afghans who can't afford doctors, can't reach one easily, or don't trust them often opt for a visit to a bonesetter. These traditional practitioners offer low-cost treatment for breaks, sprains, and other injuries. But some doctors say patient...

 2019-11-15 16:25 

Zero Hedge

Tom Lee: Like FAANG Stocks, Bitcoin Will Hit $25K Due To "Network Value"...

Tom Lee: Like FAANG Stocks, Bitcoin Will Hit $25K Due To "Network Value" Authored by Marie Huillet via CoinTelegraph.com, Fundstrat's Tom Lee believes Bitcoin ( BTC ) will accrue price value following a similar logic to the Silicon Valley tech...

 2019-11-15 16:24 

RT.com

Pope Francis says politicians who attack Jews, gypsies & gays remind him of Hitler...

Pope Francis has condemned an apparent resurgence of Nazism by slamming politicians who rage against "Jews, gypsies and people of homosexual orientation."...

 2019-11-15 16:22 

Interfax-Ukraine

Normandy Format summit scheduled for December 9 conversation between Zelensky and Macron...

A Normandy Format summit will be held on December 9, the Office of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has reported on the results of his conversation with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron....

 2019-11-15 16:21 

Sputnik International

Ghost Nazi Freeway in German Forest Starts a New Life Despite Years in Oblivion...

The now-abandoned Route 46 was part of the Third Reich's ambitious project aimed at linking the country's north with Lake Constance on its southern border. However, the war and the Nazis' defeat put an end to the plan. The discussion about the...

 2019-11-15 16:15 

ANA-MPA

Changes in the opening hours of Athens museums on Sunday...

There will be changes in the opening hours of Athens' museums this Sunday, November 17, due to......

 2019-11-15 16:15 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Putin, Zelenskiy To Meet Next Month To Discuss Ukraine Conflict...

The French presidency says Paris will host a four-way summit next month seeking to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine....

 2019-11-15 16:13 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Digital tax could be considered in Estonia...

Introducing a digital tax in Estonia could be discussed in the future, policymakers of the Center Party said during a discussion of the party's tax package on Friday....

 2019-11-15 16:10 

Zero Hedge

Stocks Are Soaring As Bond Yields & The Dollar Dump...

Stocks Are Soaring As Bond Yields & The Dollar Dump US equity markets continue to melt-up this morning, extending gains from Kudlow's trade deal comments last night... But bonds ain't buying it... Source: Bloomberg And the dollar is dumping to one...

 2019-11-15 16:10 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Bling My Box: Russians Can Pop Their Clogs In Crystal-Studded Caskets...

Instead of a traditional, routine funeral, some Russians are choosing to check out in their own style, from blinging caskets to digitized grave sites....

 2019-11-15 16:04 

Sputnik International

Ex-US Ambassador Denies Giving Ukraine 'Do Not Prosecute List' in Impeachment Inquiry...

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The House is holding its second public hearing with former US envoy to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch centring around her ouster which, according to her, is pertinent to the impeachment probe against Trump....

 2019-11-15 16:02 

SeeNews.com

Sava Re leads blue-chip gainers in Ljubljana, Luka Koper falls...

LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), November 15 (SeeNews) Slovenian reinsurer Sava Re [LJE:POSR] posted the biggest gains among the blue-chip companies on the Lj...

 2019-11-15 16:01 

TASS

'Fat cat caper' on Aeroflot flight may be nominated for Star of Far East award...

Aide to the Presidential Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District believes taht "this is a story about friendship and humanity"...

 2019-11-15 16:00 

KyivPost.com

CNN: Timeline of events between Trump's two Ukraine phone calls...

The White House on Nov. 15 released its transcript of President Donald Trump's April 21 phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky congratulating him on his election. Here's a timeline of key events between that first call between the ...

 2019-11-15 16:00 

Sputnik International

Evo Morales Will Face Charges if He Comes Back to Bolivia, Interim President Claims...

Jeanine Anez, who declared herself the interim president on 12 November after Evo Morales and all other top officials resigned, earlier in the day said that Mexico, which has granted political shelter to the former head of state, should urge him to respec...

 2019-11-15 16:00 

Sputnik International

Otterly Adorable: Cute Otter Yawns and Rubs Its Belly...

It's Friday evening and many people probably want to go out and have some fun, whereas others prefer an idler pastime. This little otter looks like it prefers to stay inside and master the art of doing nothing....

 2019-11-15 16:00 

Zero Hedge

Credit Suisse To Slash Investment Banker Bonuses Due To "Unsatisfactory" Performance...

Credit Suisse To Slash Investment Banker Bonuses Due To "Unsatisfactory" Performance Back in the day, investment bankers had to decide: hand over a good 10-15 years of your life, working insane 110+ hour weeks in the office, but get paid very well...

 2019-11-15 15:59 

RT.com

Trump to stress US allies' defense spending at NATO summit next month White House...
 2019-11-15 15:59 

SeeNews.com

Bosnian share indices close mixed in week ended Nov 15...

SARAJEVO (Bosnia and Herzegovina), November 15 (SeeNews) The share indices of Bosnia's two stock exchanges, in Sarajevo and Banja Luka, closed&...

 2019-11-15 15:58 

TASS

Saakashvili may use current situation in Georgia to try to stage comeback — analyst...

The expert speculates that further developments in Georgia will largely depend on the leader of the ruling party Georgian Dream - Democratic Georgia, Bidzina Ivanishvili...

 2019-11-15 15:58 

Sputnik International

Indian Textbook Claiming Mahatma Gandhi Died Due to 'Accidental Reasons' Sparks Political Row...

New Delhi (Sputnik) - A state government booklet in India, describing Indian freedom struggle icon Mahatma Gandhi's death as an "accident", has triggered a political row, with many people demanding action against all those responsible for it....

 2019-11-15 15:58 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Russian Justice Ministry Declares RFE/RL's Sever.Realii Website 'Foreign Agent'...

Russia's Justice Ministry has issued a statement listing RFE/RL's Sever.Realii website as "foreign mass media performing the functions of a foreign agent."...

 2019-11-15 15:57 

Sputnik International

Trump in First Zelensky Call Praised Ukraine's Representation at 'Miss Universe' - Memo...

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US President Donald Trump told his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky that Ukraine had always been "very well represented" at the "Miss Universe" beauty pageant he formerly managed, according to a rough transcr...

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