Tokyo’s benchmark index ended flat today, as a weaker yen helped recover early losses that were driven by investors’ disappointment over the Bank of Japan holding off fresh stimulus measures and after a fall on Wall Street. The Nikkei 225 […]
International sanctions imposed on Iran due to its disputed nuclear program has forced the country towards bartering goods with oil and using national currencies instead of the US dollar or Euro in trade with foreign countries.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by President of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Takehiko Nakao.
Undercover Israeli operatives detained and interrogated a 7-year-old Palestinian boy and his twelve-year-old brother in occupied East Jerusalem Tuesday, only a day after two 15-year-olds from the same family were taken. All Rights Reserved © Ma’an News Agency 2005 – […]
In the coming decades, nothing will matter more for global peace, prosperity, and governance than how the United States and China handle the ongoing shift in their relative power. In the long term, today’s other pressing challenges – including Russia’s […]
The United Nations Human Rights Committee (UNHCR) has accused Australia of violating the human rights of an Iranian citizen by deporting him from the island country over undisclosed reasons. Copyright © 2015 Press TV. All rights reserved. read more
Japanese stocks fell today to its lowest level in almost a month as traders reduced their exposure ahead of Golden Week holidays in Japan and as uncertainty around corporate earnings and global economic growth sapped confidence. The Nikkei share average […]
The House Armed Services Committee has approved funding for Israeli missile defense and anti-tunneling programs for the 2016 fiscal year. All rights reserved © The Jerusalem Post 1995 – 2015 read more
Drita, 31, covers her face with trembling hands. She just learned that after giving birth to three daughters in four years she is pregnant again with a girl, an unforgivable crime in the patriarchal Balkans that clearly prefers boys. She […]
In 1942, a farmer living next to the Mauthausen concentration camp, in northern Austria, filed a police report about detainees getting shot in the camp’s quarry and left to die. “I ask that those inhumane actions either stop or be […]