Two runways were closed at Ataturk Airport in Istanbul after a private jet crashed into the runway, shutting Turkey's largest airport off to runway traffic. All flights have been canceled, local outlets have reported.
The ancient method of catching birds using special glue is simple, efficient and cheap, a local resident said in an exclusive interview with Sputnik, telling about how the war has forced ordinary Syrians to find unusual ways to survive.
Republika Srpska (RS), a constituting part of Bosnia and Herzegovina, wants to declare a military neutral status, but the West is trying to destabilize the situation in an bid to prevent the move, President Milorad Dodik told Sputnik. Bosnia and Herzegovina is involved in the NATO partnership program, but RS wants to keep away from the alliance.
Europe's refugee population has grown to such an extent it dwarfs the combined citizenry of smaller member states, and around half remain "in limbo" awaiting decisions on their asylum applications, it has been revealed.
The United States and its allied militant groups in Syria are consolidating forces, as toppling President Bashar Assad continues to remain Washington’s principal goal in the conflict, including the recent al-Nusra Front offensive in Idlib, which was repelled by the Russian military, experts told Sputnik.
For years it has been the missing link in the eventual creation of robots boasting super strengths - the actual muscle power itself.
Swiss authorities have charged the leaders of the country's major Islamic organization with spreading jihadist propaganda and breaking laws, banning support for terrorist organizations.
Though Mercury isn't the first planet you'd think to check for ice - considering its temperature is upwards of 800 degrees Fahrenheit - a new study suggests the sun's next door neighbor has more frozen water than previously thought.
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