Media in BRICS nations vow deeper cooperation

BRICS comprises five major developing countries - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.




Britain may seek ‘temporary’ customs union with EU

Britain gave its most detailed indication yet of how its future trade with the European Union might work after Brexit,

Arms race for space

In the 1950s, the US raced to dominate space - to launch objects, and people, into the unknown - hoping to show off its technological superiority. In 2016, they are preparing for a space war.

Grexit , Frexit, Nexit or Polexit?

Since British voters endorsed leaving the European Union, politicians and pundits have ruminated on which of the bloc’s remaining 27 nations could be next.




European Union wants Cyprus to reunite

The EU Commission Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis said the EU is ready to assist in the 'context of its competencies'.

Apartheid 2.0: Racial bias and civil rights abuses in Chicago

Chicago police showed racial bias and a "pattern" of excessive use of force, the US Justice Department has found.

Despite corruption charges, Brazil’s Lula wants to be president again

Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, known to Brazilians simply as Lula, is topping polls for next year's presidential race and traveling the country to make the case that he can bring the boom times back to Latin America's largest nation.


EU extends economic sanctions against Russia for 6 months

European Union leaders agreed on Thursday to extend the bloc's main economic sanctions against Russia over the turmoil in Ukraine for six months until mid-2017.