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Armenian citizen dies at Moscow Domodedovo airport

An Armenian citizen died in the early morning hours on Wednesday at Moscow's Domodedovo International Airport, a source within the airport administration said. The 57-year-old man was to fly to Armenia’s capital city of …

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Russia's Sladkoye lake leaves of its own will

The Russian authorities have denied media reports that a Siberian lake has been transferred in its entirely to neighbouring Kazakhstan. The Russian Border Guards said that Sladkoye lake has dried up so much that the border now runs …

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Fire damages six buildings in Jeddah (VIDEO)

A huge blaze damaged at least six buildings, three of which collapsed completely, in Jeddah's historic centre on Tuesday, forcing occupants to evacuate. According to Saudi Press Agency, more than 12 Civil Defense fire-fighting and …

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Earthquake hits Armenia's Spitak

The Survey for Seismic Protection Agency of Armenia recorded a 2.5-magnitude earthquake in the north of the country on Wednesday at 5:07 am local time. The epicenter of this tremor was 10km southeast of Spitak town. The hypocenter …

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Armenian and Russian firefighters put out forest fire

A total of 13.5km perimeters of the 16km-perimeter fire in Armenia's Khosrov forest reserve have been put out, the Ministry of Emergency Situations said. Work is underway to douse the remaining 2.5km perimeters of this fire, News.am …

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 Earthquake jolts Azerbaijan's sector of Caspian Sea

An earthquake occurred in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, the Republican Center of Seismology of the Azerbaijani National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) said today.  The earthquake was registered at 00:33 (local time). The …

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 Trump Twitter feed gets illustrated in book

Eisner-winning cartoonist Shannon Wheeler released his book 'Sh*t My President Says: The Illustrated Tweets of Donald J. Trump'. After combing through more than 30,000 of Trump’s tweets since he began …

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Syrian opposition group says it downed regime warplane

An armed Syrian opposition group on Tuesday claimed to have downed a regime warplane in the southwestern Suwayda province, Anadolu agency reports. The Jaish Osoud al-Sharqiya group said via social media that it had downed a regime …

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Rebel rockets kill five in Syria's Aleppo

Rebel rocket fire killed five civilians in Syria's Aleppo on Tuesday, a monitor said, in the deadliest bombardment on the northern city in months, Daily Mail reports. The rockets rained down on several districts in Syria's …

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Strategic Missile Troops drills kick off in Russia

Large-scale drills of the Russian Strategic Missile Troops kicked off in four regions of Russia (from Ivanovo to Novosibirsk Oblast), Russia's Defense Ministry reported. It is reported that around 400 units of large-sized military …

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Unidentified gunman opens fire in Istanbul (VIDEO)

A man carrying a shotgun has climbed on a roof of a building located in Esenyurt district of Istanbul and opened fire, local media reports. A video of the alleged shooter has emerged in social media shortly after the initial reports. …

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