Scientists in Italy have developed a new type of pasta which it is claimed can prevent heart attacks.
In the wake of the sexual assault allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, an ensuing social media campaign is gaining momentum across the globe. In Sweden, none other than Foreign Minister Margot Wallström joined #Metoo by disclosing harassment in top EU circles, with many ordinary Swedes following suit.
While bird watchers in southern Finland reveled at the breathtaking sight of hundreds of thousands of migratory barnacle geese landing for a "pit stop" en route southwards on the outskirts of a hamlet, the gigantic gaggle brought local farmers nothing but grief, sullying the fields with guano.
America’s military presence has been the cause of protests in many countries where US troops are stationed – among them Japan, South Korea and Germany. But besides problems with the allies, maintaining military infrastructure overseas is a heavy burden for US taxpayers, costing them billions of dollars annually.
Over recent years, a number of efforts have been made by several international organizations, such as the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), as well as certain countries, to prohibit nuclear weapons.
The Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest, which was created to support young photographers and raise public awareness about modern photojournalism and its purpose, continues an international tour.
The Kori Nuclear Power Plant is a South Korean NPP located near the city of Ulsan. It is operated by Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power. It began operations in 1978.
The presidential election in Russia is scheduled for March 2018; the election campaign is expected to start as soon as December 2017. Some politicians have already announced plans to run for the presidency.
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