North America

  • Creations presented at China Graduate Fashion Week

    Chinadaily / A model presents a creation during a contest of the 23rd China Fashion Young Talent Award of the China Graduate Fashion Week in Beijing, capital of China, May 18, 2018. A total of 46 graduates from 41 schools participated in the contest. [Photo/Xinhua] 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Next…

  • EU economies hit by collapse in investment

    RT / Capital investment in 24 of the EU’s 28 member states has fallen dramatically over the past ten years, according to data from statistical agency Eurostat. Investment decreased on average by 2.3 percent, falling to 20.1 percent of GDP last year. It stood at 22.4 percent from 2007 to 2017 period. Countries in Europe’s…

  • Venezolanos votan en medio de una profunda crisis

    La voz de america / CARACAS —  Con escasa asistencia de votantes a los centros electorales dieron comienzo los comicios presidenciales en Venezuela, donde se anticipa que el presidente Nicolás Maduro se imponga para un segundo período de seis años, pese a la profunda crisis económica. Algunos votantes atribuyeron la poca concurrencia al desánimo que…

  • EU companies may withdraw from Iran, words of support for nuclear deal not enough – FM Zarif

    RT / Iranian FM Javad Zarif told the EU energy chief that the bloc must take “practical steps” to strengthen economic ties with Tehran after Washington’s withdrawal from the nuclear deal, saying that “political support” was not enough. “With the withdrawal of America, [Iran’s] public expectations of the European Union have increased in order to…

  • Venezolanos en EE.UU. participan en elecciones de su país

    La voz de america / Los venezolanos en el exterior participan en las elecciones presidenciales que tienen lugar este domingo en el país sudamericano. María Núñez, una venezolana en Nueva York, dijo a la Voz de América que la oposición en Venezuela está tan dividida que siente que el voto su única arma contra el…

  • New Russian Kalibr cruise missile-capable corvette heads for sailing tests (VIDEO)

    RT / Cutting-edge corvette ‘Uragan’ has been deployed to Lake Ladoga for tests before joining Russia’s Baltic Fleet. The ship will boast Kalibr and Onyx missiles, as well as modern electronic equipment. The ‘Uragan’ corvette has been towed to Lake Ladoga from the Pella shipyard in the city of St. Petersburg, Russia’s Defense Ministry said…

  • US has more billionaires than China, Germany & India combined

    RT / The number of billionaires worldwide has soared to a record high, according to a new report from wealth data company Wealth-X, which showed that there were 2,754 ultra-rich individuals on the planet in 2017. The report revealed that the billionaire population and their wealth skyrocketed to record levels last year. They now control…

  • Washington wants to drive wedge between Russia, China & Europe – analyst

    RT / The real goal behind recent US sanctions is to isolate Russia economically from Europe and Asia, according to an analyst interviewed by RT. “The most obvious reason for sanctions is to drive a wedge into the relationship between Russia and the European Union, between Russia and China, etc.” said TeleTradeBel analyst Mikhail Grachev….

  • South Florida leaders need better science to cope with sea-level rise

    MiamiHerald / As a climate scientist, I’ve been asked one question over and over: “What keeps you up at night?” What kept me up 20 years ago isn’t the same as what did 10 or even five years ago. Now when asked, I share my concern that while we have a very good handle on…

  • Salmonella begets recall of product sold at Walmart, Publix

    MiamiHerald / Nine lots of Ziyad Tahini have been recalled after random testing of a sample found salmonella, Ziyad Brothers Importing announced. Though final testing results haven’t come back from the Michigan Departmernt of Agriculture, the company said in a press release, it’s pulling the trigger on a recall. As stated by the Centers for…

  • Broward under Flood Watch until at least Sunday night

    MiamiHerald / Unceasing rain Sunday flooded roads, stalled cars, even cut off power. Broward remains under a flood watch until 8 p.m. In Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties, the watch expired at 11 a.m. A flood advisory is in effect for much of Broward until 1:30 p.m. SHARE

  • Peking Opera on Monkey King staged in Pasay, Philippines

    Chinadaily / Chinese actors perform during the Peking Opera named “The Monkey King Making Havoc in Heaven” inside the Cultural Center of the Philippines in Pasay City, the Philippines, on May 19, 2018. The theater play is organized by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts and the Cultural Center of the Philippines, in…

  • Salmonella begets recall of product sold at Walmart, Publix

    MiamiHerald / Nine lots of Ziyad Tahini have been recalled after random testing of a sample found salmonella, Ziyad Brothers Importing announced. Though final testing results haven’t come back from the Michigan Departmernt of Agriculture, the company said in a press release, it’s pulling the trigger on a recall. As stated by the Centers for…

  • Exhibition on creations designed by university graduates held in Nantong

    Chinadaily / A visitor views creations designed by graduates of School of Art, Nantong University, in an exhibition in Nantong city, East China’s Jiangsu province, May 18, 2018. [Photo/Xinhua] 1 2 3 4 Next    >>| 1/4 Next Photo Glittering night views in Chongqing Cuba confirms 110 dead in Friday’s plane crash Peking Opera on…

  • Papa Francisco nombrará a 14 nuevos cardenales en junio

    La voz de america / El papa Francisco anunció el domingo que nombrará 14 nuevos cardenales el próximo mes, entre ellos a su principal asistente en las tareas de ayuda a los pobres. En un sorpresivo anuncio realizado ante peregrinos y turistas en la Plaza de San Pedro, el pontífice dijo que ascenderá a 14…

  • Broward under Flood Watch until at least Sunday night

    MiamiHerald / Unceasing rain Sunday flooded roads, stalled cars, even cut off power. Broward remains under a flood watch until 8 p.m. In Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties, the watch expired at 11 a.m. A flood advisory is in effect for much of Broward until 1:30 p.m. SHARE

  • Invading Russia would become ‘military nightmare,’ Swedish paper warns

    RT / Entering Russia would become a “military nightmare” for any army, according to a rating of the hardest countries to invade compiled by Swedish newspaper Svenska Dagbladet. Military might, the size of territory and the difficulty of terrain are among the key factors that determine the country’s defensive capability, the paper wrote. Based on…

Europe

Asia

  • Casa Blanca pide a Suprema restituir el veto migratorio

    Casa Blanca pide a Suprema restituir el veto migratorio   El gobierno del Presidente Donald Trump pidió anoche a la Corte Suprema de EE.UU. que restablezca la prohibición temporal de viaje al país desde seis naciones de mayoría musulmana, luego de que fuera bloqueada por tribunales inferiores que la consideraron discriminatoria. Para decidir si se…

  • Martin Lustgarten Acherman Waters ||// ¿Hacia la tercera guerra mundial?, por Francesco Tucci

    Actualmente, EE.UU. mantiene fuertes tensiones con Rusia, un mayor involucramiento en la guerra siria y una fuerte presión sobre Corea del Norte para que abandone su programa nuclear. Esta escalada preocupa a la opinión pública, pero ¿acaso estamos cerca de un nuevo conflicto mundial? Analizando fríamente los escenarios de crisis, estos evidencian riesgos de conflictos;…

  • Martin Lustgarten Acherman Waters ||// ¿Hacia la tercera guerra mundial?, por Francesco Tucci

    Actualmente, EE.UU. mantiene fuertes tensiones con Rusia, un mayor involucramiento en la guerra siria y una fuerte presión sobre Corea del Norte para que abandone su programa nuclear. Esta escalada preocupa a la opinión pública, pero ¿acaso estamos cerca de un nuevo conflicto mundial? Analizando fríamente los escenarios de crisis, estos evidencian riesgos de conflictos;…

Latin America

MundiSports