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Mar 02, 2018
Fire at drug rehabilitation centre in Azerbaijan kills at least 24 people, short circuit may have caused blazeAt least 24 people were killed in a fire at a drug rehabilitation centre in the capital of Azerbaijan, authorities said in a joint statement.
Dec 22, 2017
Life during Holocaust: Trove of documents hidden from Nazis, Soviets in Lithuania offer glimpse into county's Jewish historyA church in Lithuania kept a trove of documents offering an unprecedented glimpse into Jewish life in Eastern Europe before and during the Holocaust.
Aug 11, 2017
US visa law and new IT companies from Eastern Europe to pose challenge to Indian IT sectorThe survey, tabled in Parliament today, said the Indian $150 billion IT industry is "feeling the pinch" of the global slowdown and political uncertainties.
May 13, 2016
Abortion rates drop to a record low in developed nations: studyAbortion rates in the developed world have dropped dramatically to a record low, but only fallen slightly in developing nations, a new global study said.
Apr 18, 2016
Thane drug haul: Rs 2,000 crore worth of Ephedrine seized, police suspect East Europe linkIn one of the most massive drug hauls in recent history, a huge haul of around 18,600 kg of Ephedrine powder, worth around Rs 2,000 crore, was seized in Thane near Mumbai on 16 April.
Feb 12, 2016
1000 years of estrangement: Pope to spend two historic hours with Russian patriarchPope Francis heads to Cuba today looking to heal a 1,000-year-old rift in Christianity before embarking on a tour of Mexico dominated by modern day problems of drug-related violence and migration. The Argentinian pontiff is due to spend around two hours in private conversation with Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill at Havana's Jose Marti airport.
Nov 17, 2015
Bolting it shut: Hungary gets parliamentary nod set to challenge EU migrant quota planHungary's parliament today cleared the way for the government next month to challenge the EU's contentious scheme to share 160,000 migrants around Europe via mandatory quotas.
Oct 07, 2015
'I want an Islamic buyer because they will bomb US': Investigation reveals nuclear smugglers sought extremist buyersCriminal organisations, some with ties to the Russian KGB's successor agency, are driving a thriving black market in nuclear materials in the tiny and impoverished Eastern European country of Moldova, investigators say.
Jul 16, 2015
Resurfacing Cold War: 11 killed in Ukraine rebel clashes this weekUkraine lost eight soldiers on Wednesday in a dramatic spike in fighting with pro-Russian gunmen that further imperilled a truce Washington's top European envoy is desperately trying to salvage in Kiev.
Dec 30, 2014
Poroshenko signs bill dropping Ukraine's non-aligned statusThe leaders of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France will get together in Kazakhstan on January 15 to discuss a peace settlement, Mr. Poroshenko announced on Monday. This will be the first such high-profile summit on the conflict since June.