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 2020-09-24 14:42 

Sputnik International

Indian Farmers Launch 'Stop Trains' Protest in Punjab Over Modi Govt's Farm Bills - Videos...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar have said several times in the past week that the system of buying crops from farmers based on the Minimum Support Price (MSP) will continue. They have clarified the recently p...

 2020-09-24 14:39 

RT.com

Europe's LOCKDOWN will kill more people worldwide than Covid-19 virus, German minister warns...

Anti-coronavirus measures will have significantly more severe consequences than the disease itself, especially in developing countries, Germany's Minister of Economic Cooperation and Development Gerd Muller warned....

 2020-09-24 14:32 

SeeNews.com

Romania sells above target 346.6 mln lei (71 mln euro) in 2028 T-bonds - table...

BUCHAREST (Romania), September 24 (SeeNews) - Romania sold on Thursday 346.6 million lei ($83 million/71 million euro) worth of Treasury bonds ma...

 2020-09-24 14:30 

SeeNews.com

A1 Bulgaria in 1.6 mln euro communication system deal with road agency...

SOFIA (Bulgaria), September 24 (SeeNews) - Bulgaria's Road Infrastructure Agency (RIA) said it awarded a 3.2 million levs ($1.9 million/1.6 million eur...

 2020-09-24 14:28 

ANA-MPA

Gennimata: The gov't sent a message of relaxation and abandoned health system...

Opposition Movement for Change (KINAL) leader Fofi Gennimata sternly attacked the government......

 2020-09-24 14:28 

SeeNews.com

Elana Agrocredit, Fibank back slim rise of Sofia bourse blue-chip index...

SOFIA (Bulgaria), September 24 (SeeNews) - The Bulgarian Stock Exchange blue-chip SOFIX index edged up 0.02% to 425.21 points on Thursday, mostly...

 2020-09-24 14:26 

RT.com

UK govt unveils new job support scheme, but warns it 'cannot save every business'...

Britain's Finance Minister Rishi Sunak has announced a new jobs support program to help firms employ people on shorter hours amid the coronavirus pandemic, with the current furlough scheme ending this month....

 2020-09-24 14:25 

Sputnik International

Biden Blasts Violence While Siding With Angry Demonstrators Against Breonna Taylor Verdict...

Rallies against police brutality and racism have erupted across Kentucky and beyond after the state's grand jury ruled two of the three policemen were justified in fire their weapons to 'protect themselves' during a mistaken 'no knock'...

 2020-09-24 14:25 

SeeNews.com

Bosnia's Federation to provide 51 mln euro to mitigate COVID-19 economic consequences...

SARAJEVO (Bosnia and Herzegovina), September 24 (SeeNews) - Bosnia's Federation government said on Thursday it will provide 100 million marka ($59.5 mi...

 2020-09-24 14:19 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Riigikogu appoints Urmas Volens to Supreme Court bench...

The Riigikogu nominated judge Urmas Volens to the Supreme Court bench Wednesday....

 2020-09-24 14:16 

LSM.LV

[ Latvian Public Broadcasting ]

Baltic States to impose sanctions on more Belarusian officials...

The Baltic States have agreed to introduce sanctions against another 100 individuals linked to violence in Belarus, Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkvis said in an interview to the Latvian Radio September 23....

 2020-09-24 14:14 

SeeNews.com

Slovenian parliament endorses 2020 budget revision - report...

LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), September 24 (SeeNews) - The Slovenian parliament approved a revision of this year's budget envisaging a 4.2 billion euro ($...

 2020-09-24 14:12 

ANA-MPA

SYRIZA's Iliopoulos: Pupils have the right to protest in defence of public health...

"The pupils have the right to defend public health and to mobilise," stated main opposition......

 2020-09-24 14:11 

RT.com

European Commission 'still does not understand' solution to illegal migration, Czech PM Babis says after new policy announcement...

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis has rejected the new EU migration policy proposal, calling parts of it "nonsense." Brussels wants countries to admit relocated asylum seekers and also to pay for sending them home....

 2020-09-24 14:10 

RT.com

You're STAYING: Barcelona tie teen Fati down with $468MN buy-out clause as prodigy pledges to learn from teammates including Messi...

Spanish giants Barcelona have taken a major step towards avoiding the risk that almost saw star striker Lionel Messi leave them this summer, adding a huge exit fee to brilliant teenage newcomer Ansu Fati's new deal at the club....

 2020-09-24 14:10 

Sputnik International

Sinaloa Cartel Is 'Not Dead' But 'Thriving' Despite El Chapo Being Jailed In US, Says Expert...

In July 2019 Joaquin Guzman Loera - better known as El Chapo - was jailed for 30 years and ordered to forfeit US$12 billion in cash and assets by a court in New York. Who has filled the vacuum since El Chapo was extradited from Mexico in 2017?...

 2020-09-24 14:08 

Zero Hedge

US New Home Sales Surge In August To Highest Since 2006...

US New Home Sales Surge In August To Highest Since 2006 Tyler Durden Thu, 09/24/2020 - 10:08 Despite a huge upside surprise in existing home sales (to highest SAAR since 2006), analysts expected a small drop MoM in new home sales in August (which makes so...

 2020-09-24 14:08 

RT.com

'Thoughts are with the virus at this difficult time': Fans back Zlatan Ibrahimovic as talismanic Milan striker contracts COVID-19...

AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has become the latest big-name sports star to contract COVID-19, but, given the powerful performances of the Swedish star, fans on social media seem more concerned for the future of the virus....

 2020-09-24 14:07 

SeeNews.com

Ljubljana bourse main index grows 1.44% as Petrol shares jump...

LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), September 24 (SeeNews) - The Ljubljana Stock Exchange's (LJSE) blue-chip SBITOP index recorded a third consecutive winn...

 2020-09-24 14:04 

TASS

Almaz-Antey hands over third S-400 regiment this year to Defense Ministry ahead of time...

There were no complaints as to the equipment following the commissioning trials, according to the developer...

 2020-09-24 14:03 

Interfax-Ukraine

After self-isolation due to contact with COVID-19 patient, pupils not required to take test, submit certificates to school - Education Ministry...

The Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine states that after self-isolation due to contact with a COVID-19 patient, pupils are not required to take a test and submit documents to the school about their health status....

 2020-09-24 14:01 

Interfax-Ukraine

Kovalska Group intends to invest $70 mln in Unit.City project...

Kovalska Industrial and Construction Group intends to invest $ 70 million in the construction of five business centers in the Unit.City innovation park, CEO of the group Serhiy Pylypenko has said at a press briefing....

 2020-09-24 14:00 

APK-Inform Online

Air and soil drought is intensifying in Ukraine...
 2020-09-24 13:57 

TASS

Arctic investment portal registers 20 companies with $2 million investments in Karelia...

Karelia's first business, working in transport and logistics, has applied for the Arctic residency...

 2020-09-24 13:56 

LSM.LV

[ Latvian Public Broadcasting ]

Danish architects to shape part of future Rga skyline...

Krasta City SIA has announced the results of a public design competition for the territorial development vision for construction on the right bank of the Daugava (in the quarter between Salu Bridge, Krasta Street and Daugava (the territory of the historic...

 2020-09-24 13:53 

Sputnik International

Magnitude 4.1 Earthquake Strikes Off Istanbul, Turkey, EMSC Says...

Turkey is particularly prone to seismic activity as the nation lies on the collision zone of three tectonic plates. This January, 41 people died because of a powerful 6.8-magnitude quake....

 2020-09-24 13:51 

Zero Hedge

Facebook Launches Long-Promised 'Oversight Board' Before US Election...

Facebook Launches Long-Promised 'Oversight Board' Before US Election Tyler Durden Thu, 09/24/2020 - 09:51 Facebook is planning to move ahead with the launch of its "Supreme Court-style" oversight committee - which Sen. Josh Hawley has lamb...

 2020-09-24 13:50 

Interfax-Ukraine

Ukraine asking to postpone Ukrainian-Belarusian III Forum of Regions which was to be held in Grodno with participation of Zelensky - Ambassador of Belarus...

Ukraine asked for the postponement of the Ukrainian-Belarusian III Forum of Regions, which was to be held in Grodno on October 8-9 with the participation of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, for a year, Belarusian Ambassador to Ukraine Igor Sokol ha...

 2020-09-24 13:50 

Ukrinform News

Head of NATO Representation to Ukraine comments on United Efforts 2020 exercise...

At the United Efforts-2020 strategic command and staff exercise, Ukraine has demonstrated how it is implementing new practices based on NATO standards and principles. — Ukrinform....

 2020-09-24 13:49 

SeeNews.com

Serbia to grant residence, work permits to foreigners working remotely for employers based abroad...

BELGRADE (Serbia), September 24 (SeeNews) - Serbia plans to provide foreign citizens working remotely for companies based abroad with an opportunity t...

 2020-09-24 13:47 

Sputnik International

Tony Blair Says New 'Generation of Palestinian Politicians' Needed for Peace With Israel...

The former British prime minister and Tony Blair Institute for Global Change chairman was a guest at last week's signing of the Abraham Accords between Tel Aviv, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, and has touted his own work on "deepening relat...

 2020-09-24 13:47 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Food Bank: Most of the surplus food in Estonia goes to waste...

September 29, the first International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste, will be celebrated by a video conference where the Estonian Food Bank (Toidupank), the Ministry of Social Affairs and many international experts will address the issue of food ...

 2020-09-24 13:40 

SeeNews.com

Sofia bourse admits to trading Rodna Zemya Holding's 15.3 mln euro bond...

SOFIA (Bulgaria), September 24 (SeeNews) - The Bulgarian Stock Exchange said that it has decided to admit to trading a nine-year 30 million levs...

 2020-09-24 13:35 

Zero Hedge

S&P Enters Correction, Down 10% From Highs, Goes Red YTD...

S&P Enters Correction, Down 10% From Highs, Goes Red YTD Tyler Durden Thu, 09/24/2020 - 09:35 But, but, but... fiscal stimulus... Powell Put... v-shaped recovery... vaccine... Nasdaq is leading the tumble but the S&P 500 has just hit a 10% drop from its h...

 2020-09-24 13:34 

Meduza

'I have absolutely no clue'. Head of rural settlement in Russia's Kostroma Region loses election to the dummy candidate he selected...

During the local elections earlier this month, Marina Udgodskaya was elected head of the Povalikhino Rural Settlement, a tiny locality found in Russia's Kostroma Region. Previously, she worked as a cleaner for the very same government administration t...

 2020-09-24 13:32 

RT.com

Trump's 'tough guy' China-bashing is a 'political movie' made for domestic American market, Professor Wolff tells Boom Bust...

As relations between the world's two major economies, the US and China, continue to deteriorate, RT's Boom Bust talks to Professor Richard Wolff about what's really going on....

 2020-09-24 13:32 

SeeNews.com

Pigments Spain seeks antitrust nod in Bulgaria to buy Ferro Corp assets...

SOFIA (Bulgaria), September 24 (SeeNews) - Bulgaria's antitrust regulator said on Thursday that colors and glazes producer Pigments Spain is...

 2020-09-24 13:31 

TASS

Submarine hits target with Kalibr missile 100 miles away during Kavkaz exercise...

The Defense Ministry added that about 20 combat and support ships as well as naval aviation and air defense planes of the Black Sea Fleet cordoned off the area to ensure the safety of shipping...

 2020-09-24 13:27 

Sputnik International

Letter With Powder Reportedly Found Outside UK Embassy in Stockholm, Probed by Bomb Squad...

The British Embassy in Sweden, located in the capital's Diplomatstaden neighbourhood, was reportedly surrounded by police patrols on Thursday after a suspicious parcel was found on the site....

 2020-09-24 13:26 

ANA-MPA

Mitarachi: Two refugee facilities in Mytilene to shut down by end of the year...

Migration and Asylum Minister Notis Mitarachi on Thursday announced that two hosting facilities......

 2020-09-24 13:24 

Ukrinform News

President: Ukraine does not cave in to blackmail and Russia sees this...

President Volodymyr Zelensky assures that Ukraine does not cave in to blackmail but finds a balance for the Trilateral Contract Group meetings. — Ukrinform....

 2020-09-24 13:22 

RT.com

TikTok admits removing hundreds of videos after legal demands from Russian authorities, denies it was LGBT-related content...

Chinese-owned social media app TikTok has admitted to deleting hundreds of videos at the request of the Russian government. A senior company executive told UK Parliament that it had no choice, as it must comply with local laws....

 2020-09-24 13:22 

The Moscow Times

Russia Seizes Kremlin Critic Navalny's Apartment...

The move comes as part of a $1-million court ruling in favor of "Putin's chef" Yevgeny Prigozhin, Navalny's spokeswoman said....

 2020-09-24 13:19 

SeeNews.com

Romania's Hidroelectrica upgrades Jidoaia HPP...

BUCHAREST (Romania), September 24 (SeeNews) - Romanian hydro power producer Hidroelectrica said on Thursday it has invested 1.98 million lei...

 2020-09-24 13:18 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Ratas: Government will discuss Estonia ferry disaster investigation soon...

Prime Minister Jri Ratas said on Thursday that ministers will soon discuss the Estonia ferry disaster and the request for a new investigation. Earlier this week Ratas discussed the sanctity of the grave agreement concerning the wreckage of the ferry with ...

 2020-09-24 13:17 

Sputnik International

Cosmonaut Reveals If Russian Spacemen are Instructed on How to Greet Extraterrestrials...

As one of the world's major space powers, Russia has done its part helping humanity search for extraterrestrial life, recently beginning the construction of a powerful telescope capable of searching for signals coming from distant alien civilisations....

 2020-09-24 13:17 

Sputnik International

'We Got Shields!' Video of Louisville Protesters Getting 'Supplies' From U-Haul Truck Goes Viral...

The truck's cargo appears to have included signs saying "Abolish the Police" and "Abolition Now" that can be seen in the video as they are retrieved by protesters....

 2020-09-24 13:17 

SeeNews.com

Bulgaria's Balkan Agricultural investing 14.9 mln euro in production, storage base...

SOFIA (Bulgaria), September 24 (SeeNews) - Bulgarian fruit and vegetable processing company Balkan Agricultural is investing 29.2 million levs ($...

 2020-09-24 13:15 

Zero Hedge

Goldman Gives Up On New Stimulus In 2020, Cuts Q4 GDP Growth Forecast From 6% to 3%...

Goldman Gives Up On New Stimulus In 2020, Cuts Q4 GDP Growth Forecast From 6% to 3% Tyler Durden Thu, 09/24/2020 - 09:15 "A U.S. fiscal deal was baked into markets and now what you are seeing is that the probability of a deal going through has simply ...

 2020-09-24 13:14 

TASS

Russia held highly-competitive elections, Putin says...

The Central Election Commission and public observers registered a decreased number of complaints and violations compared to last year's elections, Putin said...

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