What are the prospects for gas transit talks between Russia, Ukraine and the EU? Will the EU change its policy on Russia after Brexit? What awaits Syria after the agreement reached between Putin and Erdogan? Vladimir Chizhov, Permanent Representative of Russia to the European Union, shares his views on the most pressing issues of global politics.
Concerns for the mental and physical welfare of Julian Assange are mounting among human rights activists- as the mainstream media continue to mock his declining health.
The tenth Leopolda meeting (a political meeting held annually on the initiative of Matteo Renzi since 2010 near the former Leopolda train station in Florence) has been held in Florence with a record number of participants registered.
As artificial intelligence technology is becoming more intelligent and integrated into our lives, teaching machines about human ethics is an important task according to Nick Bostrom, an Oxford University Professor and the head of the Future of Humanity Institute that’s also home to the Center for the Governance of Artificial Intelligence.
Why are failures necessary in business and in life? Stuart Lawson, a senior advisor for EYRussia and CIS, Board director of Skolkovo Ventures, board member of the Association of European Businesses, chairman of the Finance and Investment Committee and co-chairman of the banking committee, reflects in an exclusive interview with Sputnik.
That’s the message of Peter Morgan, CEO of Deep Learning Partnership and author of ‘Machine Learning is Changing the Rules: Ways Businesses Can Utilize AI to Innovate’ report. Morgan spoke to Sputnik on the sidelines the VIII International Forum on New Technologies in Global Economy - “Open Innovations”- held by Russia’s Skolkovo Innovation Centre.
Russia’s Skolkovo Innovation Centre held the VIII International Forum for Innovation Development "Open Innovations", the country’s primary technological entrepreneurship event, on 21-23 October. The forum was attended by officials, businessmen and various firms, including PeakBridge, a firm specialising in investments in foodtech.
Russia’s Skolkovo Innovation Centre is hosting the VIII International Forum for Innovation Development "Open Innovations", the country’s primary technological entrepreneurship event, on 21-23 October. The forum is being attended by officials, businessmen and various firms, including Dutch multinational conglomerate Philips.
Digital economy development is intrinsically linked to cybersecurity, and the risks of data leaks, hacking of systems and theft of funds are growing every year, the CEO of an international cybersecurity firm has revealed.
Four years after the European Troika crushed the leftist rebellion of Greece's Syriza, Greeks have reflected on the implications of the crisis as the country celebrated one year since “exiting” the EU bailout scheme as well as deepening ties with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during a 5 October visit to Athens.
A single operation in 50 French departments on 8-10 October helped the police detect and seize more than 400 rifles and machine guns, as well as about 200 pistols.
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Since it's launch in 2017, Binance has become one of the world's largest crypto-exchange with 1.4 million-transactions-per-second capability.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Terrorists based in India’s Kashmir Valley are now creating a maximum amount of fear and uncertainty in the minds of people through targeted "soft killings", an Indian political analyst told Sputnik on Thursday.
Former Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa has shared with Sputnik his impressions of events taking place in Ecuador, where people have taken to the streets to express their anger with the economic policies of President Lenín Moreno, who, in turn, has accused Correa of inciting the masses to riot.
Ankara officially launched its military operation, dubbed "Peace Spring", on 9 October, planning to fight Kurdish groups like YPG located east of the Euphrates, which it deems a terrorist outfit. Turkey has dismissed protests against the operation from a number of countries, stating that it will listen to no one, when it comes to own security.
Alexei Leonov, the first human to conduct a spacewalk and a participant in the milestone joint US-Soviet Union space mission which saw a US Apollo module dock with a USSR Soyuz spacecraft in July 1975, passed away on Friday at the age of 85.
Africa is emptying. Thousands of people are fleeing their countries. In Italy, the debate is polarised between those who favour and oppose migration, but no one really dwells on the root causes of this phenomenon.
The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr, Sir Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for their research on the reaction of cells to oxygen availability, with the official award ceremony taking place on 10 October.
The Port of Piraeus, one of the largest and most important transport hubs in Greece, has undergone numerous transformations and weathered the nation's financial and political crises over the past decade.