The Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern has that Brussels-Ankara talks are now "obsolete" following the April 16 referendum and Italy demanding the Turkish authorities release Italian journalist Gabriele Del Grande, who is currently in police detention in Hatay on the Syrian border as EU-Turkey relations decline further.
Researchers have fiddled with the genes of many creatures, often for positive practical purposes. However, University of California scientists have now succeeded in editing the genes of a wasp to give the stinger bright red eyes - for little reason other than they could.
According to the White House press secretary, the US is not concerned over flights by Russian strategic bombers near the US state of Alaska.
In its recent report, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) proposed to abolish cash and recommended to adopt measures in order to restrict its use. In an interview with Sputnik Germany, former head of the Federal Association of German Industry (BDI) Hans-Olaf Henkel said that this "could lead to terrible consequences."
The White House will not comment on whether the US Department of Justice will pursue charges against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange or request that Russia extradite Edward Snowden to the United States, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said in a briefing on Friday.
Vladimir Chernikov, a cyclist and traveler from the Russian city of Krasnoyarsk plans to reach Eurasia’s pole of inaccessibility, the hardest place to get to on the continent, where no one has ever been before. This is not the first time he takes on such challenges, Vladimir told Sputnik.
Many young cybercriminals are allured by the transgression because they relish the challenge, sense of accomplishment and validating their skills with peers, but could easily be deterred by targeted interventions highlighting the positive opportunities to achieve the same things legally, the UK National Crime Agency has said.
In a bid to gain defense shipbuilding know-how, India and South Korea have signed a MoU for the next five years. Under the pact, the two governments will recommend organizations for collaborating in the implementation of specific projects. India has nominated Hindustan Shipyard Limited (HSL).
The company belonging to Ivanka Trump has gained access to the Chinese market. Russian economist Vladimir Rozhankovsky told Sputnik Radio that it could be beneficial to the Chinese authorities to form an alliance with Donald Trump’s daughter if it could improve relations between Washington and Beijing.
A projectile that fell on the Golan Heights caused no injuries, the Israeli Defense Force (IDF) said Friday.
For those who have turned vegetarian in the hopes of living longer, forgoing all the joys of eating fried chicken, roasts and barbecue, a new study has some bad news - vegetarianism is not linked to a reduction in the chances of premature death.
Russian scientists are developing a 3D printer capable as a part of building parts for robots, Russia's Foundation for Advanced Research (FPI) told Sputnik on Friday.
According to the US Navy, a F/A-18E jet based on the US Carl Vinson aircraft carrier crashed near the Philippines.
An armed man that attacked a bank in the German city of Waldshut was injured in a shoot-out with the police on Friday before being detained, and is now in the care of paramedics, the Freiburg police said in a statement.
A new report says the proposed US-UK trade deal promised by Trump will be "TTIP on steroids," bringing in "corporate courts," privatization of health services and a threat to climate change, Sputnik has been told.
Washington is drawing South Korea into an alliance with the US and Japan, which is becoming a major irritant for both North Korea and China, a prominent South Korean scholar told Sputnik.
Russia and Iran have submitted new proposals to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) concerning the alleged chemical attack in Idlib, Syria.
Moscow is unperturbed by continued notes of protest from Ukraine over Crimea and the ongoing international forum in the city of Yalta, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin told Sputnik on Friday.
Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is scheduled to visit India from April 25 to April 29 to strengthen economic cooperation between the two neighbors. His visit will also set the agenda for the upcoming visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Sri Lanka in May.
The US Navy is continuing efforts to retrofit bases with energy efficient LED lighting, with a $1.9 million contract for two bases under Buy American regulations, manufacturer Orion Energy Systems announced in a press release on Friday.
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