A Chinese comedian has won the 2017 award for the funniest joke at the annual Edinburgh International Festival Fringe in Scotland.
The Battalion of Revolutionary Forces, a new unit within the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), will fight against terrorists and occupants in Syria, its commander told Sputnik.
Russia still plans to ship some 10 million metric tons of coal to Ukraine annually despite the newly arrived shipment of thermal coal from the United States, a Russian Energy Ministry official said Tuesday.
Thieves who have been stealing avocados in New Zealand have been forced to start selling their merchandise on Facebook as police intensify their efforts to catch them. Local and global demand for avocados has shown no sign of decreasing and there have been dozens of night-time raids on orchards by thieves since July 2017.
Buoyed by its success in launching satellites at very low cost, the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is now eyeing a larger share in the global aerospace industry by forming a consortium of aerospace companies to launch more satellites.
Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu called on the military community to fight efforts against international terrorism and share experience in countering this threat.
New Delhi welcomes the announcement of a new strategy by US President Donald Trump for Afghanistan, the Indian Ministry of External Affairs said in a statement.
An international team of scientists at the Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences has identified a white dwarf star, that survived the explosion of a supernova, the Science journal wrote.
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