Russia needs structural reforms, flexible fiscal policies and lifting of sanctions to get out of recession, economists say
The SWIFT system is used by banks to transfer trillions of dollars each day.
Security experts say ISIL had built their redoubts close to civilian homes, but the government said thousands of local families had already fled the area in recent months of fighting.
Trudeau says Assad must go for Syria to have peace
(Reuters) – A 6.1-magnitude earthquake struck northern Chile, 144 km (90 miles) southeast of Calama, at a depth of 188 km, the United States Geological Survey said on Saturday.
Quiet remembrances have been planned on Saturday to honor the victims in the deadly Boston Marathon attacks, which happened four years ago.
Pence travels to region as fears grow of possible North Korea missile, nuclear tests to commemorate founder
Main topics World Bulletin’s English Desk plans to cover Saturday, April 15, 2017
Moves follows controversial United Airlines episode
North Korea paraded its intercontinental ballistic missiles on Saturday in a massive military display in central Pyongyang amid rising tensions across the region.
The parade, the annual highlight of North Korea’s most important holiday, came amid growing international worries that North Korea may be preparing for its sixth nuclear test or a major missile launch, such as its first flight test of an ICBM capable of reaching US shores.
Iranian state TV is reporting that flash floods triggered by heavy rains have killed 17 people and left 20 missing in the country’s northwest.