At the elderly care home in Semipalatinsk, we met 85 year old Praskovya. Semipalatinsk, or Semey, is a city 150 kilometers from the main Soviet
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For some football is a game to enjoy, but here at the Mahlasedi Masana Primary School in the Mamelodi township just outside
The two sides’ leaders in the Cyprus stand-off have been talking intensively. A final settlement has not come out of it but it beat the alternative
If you are not happy with the mail, you are not alone: Postal workers have been demonstrating outside the European Parliament in Brussels, demanding
Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk joined thousands of mourners as he paid his last respects to the late President on Wednesday.
The bodies of Lech
Daimler’s boss Dieter Zetsche has announced that the luxury carmaker will be the latest German firm to reduce its business ties with Iran because of
Hundreds of machete wielding protesters in Jakarta have clashed with security forces using water cannon and rubber bullets over plans to build in an
The Polish President of the European Parliament led tributes to his fallen colleagues during an emotional session this morning.
Ninety six Polish
The bodies of thirty more crash victims were repatriated today.
An official ceremony to mark the arrival of the remains was held at Warsaw’s
An earthquake has toppled homes, offices and schools in the remote mountainous Tibetan plateau of southwest China – killing 400 people and injuring
The United States is giving its backing to Kyrgyzstan’s interim government whose leader is calling for deposed President Kurmanbek Bakiyev to stand
In the UK, the opposition Liberal Democrats have unveiled their policy programme for next month’s election.
The party focused on four main areas in
A safety warning has caused Toyota to temporarily suspend sales of one of its four-wheel-drive vehicle in the US and Canada.
It is a fresh blow to
81-year-old film director James Ivory shows no signs of slowing down with his latest film “The City of Your Final Destination”.
It is the first
French inventor Marc Parent has invented a wind turbine like no other. It condenses moisture in the air to produce drinking water.
Jean-Louis Etienne is flying high as he becomes the first person in the world to travel solo across the Arctic in a hot air balloon.
The horrors of everyday life in a Nazi concentration camp. Painted by members of the Holocaust themselves, this exhibition is a stark reminder of the
Hundreds of people have been evacuated from their homes in southern Iceland, after the second volcanic eruption there in less than a
Industrial output in the euro zone rose much more than expected in February boosting hopes that economic recovery is gaining momentum.
A stellar forecast for quarterly sales and profits by Intel has reinforced hopes that the technology sector’s recovery is accelerating.
Greece faces a legal threat from a German economics professor over the euro zone aid package agreed by the region’s finance ministers at the weekend
In China, teams of rescue workers are battling to save people who may still be alive in the rubble of collapsed houses, schools and office buildings
As thousands of mourners queued to pay their last respects to the presidential couple in the capital Warsaw on Wednesday, tributes to Poland’s lost
In the latest blow to the reputation of the world’s biggest car manufacturer… Toyota has had to withdraw a new SUV Lexus model in the US because of
Russia’s President Dmitry Medvedev has issued a stark warning that Kyrgystan is on the brink of civil war and could become a “second
Polish First Lady Maria Kaczynska’s body has been transported back to Poland. Her coffin has been set by her husband’s, Lech Kaczyński, in the
A homage ceremony has been in the Polish Parliament in memory of the victims of the plane crash.
A requiem mass has been held in St. John the Baptist Cathedral in Warsaw in memory of the victims of the plane crash. Jaroslaw Kaczynski, twin