The Berkeley economist Barry Eichengreen recently gave a talk in Lisbon about inequality that demonstrated one of the virtues of being a scholar of economic history.
“What was presented by the [UN] envoy was no more than just ideas for a solution to the security aspect, subject to debate like other proposals,” said a Sunday statement by the delegation representing Houthis and their allies in ongoing […]
Official exchange rate of the US dollar and euro to Azerbaijani manat was set at 1.5851 manats and 1.7721 manats, respectively, on Aug.1.
The gunmen laid down their guns and gave themselves up on Sunday, one day after police threatened to storm the building in the capital Yerevan. “The security forces’ anti-terrorist operation has ended after the members of the armed group laid […]
Dozens of Iranian men have posted pictures of themselves in hijabs to social media in recent days, after a new protest movement urged the action in protest of the strict modesty laws the country imposes on women. The New York-based […]
A debacle has erupted in Jordan this past weekend surrounding the death of 17 year-old Christian youtube personality and musician Shadi Abu Jaber. Abu Jaber, who was a contestant on the popular “Jordan Star” tv show last year, was killed […]
At least 27 PKK militants have been killed in southeastern Turkey, according to the Turkish military. According to a statement issued Saturday by the Turkish General Staff, 27 PKK fighters were killed in air and ground operations while they were […]
Syrian state media reports dozens of families have begun to leave the besieged north-western city of Aleppo. According to Sana news agency, some rebel fighters have surrendered to government forces. Copyright © euronews 2016 read more
Police in Belgium have arrested two men suspected of planning extremist attacks in the country, prosecutors said Saturday. The suspects were detained on Friday night following seven raids in the Mons region and another in the eastern city of Liege, […]
An examination of recorded phone calls indicate that murdered Italian researcher Giulio Regeni was followed by Egyptian police officers, according to privately-owned Italian TV channel La7. © 2016 Daily News Egypt. read more