In July, the Russian Defence Ministry lambasted American plans to use space as a theatre of war, condemning Washington for its refusal to engage in the Moscow-Beijing talks on the non-deployment of weapons in space.
The British government has blocked the release of a report about alleged attempts by Russia to affect the result of the Brexit referendum until after the December general election, citing administrative hurdles.
The Miss International Beauty Pageant dates back to its first 1960 event in Long Beach, California, and along with Miss World, Miss Universe, and Miss Earth is one of the Big Four international beauty pageants.
The river Nile is one of the longest rivers on Earth, with the mystery behind its actual age at the heart of a scientific debate and fascinating theories.
For roughly six months now, the world’s No.1 telecom equipment vendor and No. 2 phone manufacturer has been cut off from the US market, while Washington has been lobbying its allies to reject the firm’s 5G technology over allegations of espionage.
Talking to The Economist, French President Emmanuel Macron sharply criticised NATO, speaking in particular about the “death of the alliance’s brain” and the need to establish a dialogue with Russia. In response, the Polish prime minister accused him of being irresponsible and warned of the "hot breath of Russian bear on his neck".
Portuguese forward and soccer celebrity Cristiano Ronaldo was visibly upset after manager Maurizio Sarri substituted him in the 55th minute of the Juventus vs AC Milan match on 10 November.
NASA has been reportedly gearing up to defend the planet from a possible asteroid impact for years; a recent survey shows Americans prefer a space programme that focuses on potential asteroid impacts over sending humans back to the Moon or to Mars.