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Futuristic hoverboard now on market

Futuristic hoverboard now on market

Movies have always been addressing fictional ideas that may be hard to believe at a certain time. But those ideas…
Iraqi forces seize four villages after victory near Baghdad

Iraqi forces seize four villages after victory near Baghdad

Iraqi government forces retook four villages on Sunday near a mountain ridge overlooking Islamic State supply lines, security officials said,…
Tunisians vote for new parliament, hope for full democracy

Tunisians vote for new parliament, hope for full democracy

Tunisians voted on Sunday in parliamentary elections that bring full democracy finally within their reach, four years after their revolution…
Sudan’s Bashir wins party backing for vote, set to extend 25 year rule

Sudan’s Bashir wins party backing for vote, set to extend 25 year rule

Sudan's ruling party has given final approval to President Omar Hassan al-Bashir as its candidate in next year's presidential vote,…
Minister: Syrian conflict to cap Lebanon’s growth at 2-2.5% in 2015

Minister: Syrian conflict to cap Lebanon’s growth at 2-2.5% in 2015

Lebanon's economy will grow by no more than 2 or 2.5 percent next year if it does not resolve its…
Brazil votes in tight presidential runoff split along class lines

Brazil votes in tight presidential runoff split along class lines

Brazilians vote on Sunday in a bitterly-contested election that pits a leftist president with strong support among the poor against…
International financial watchdog warns on Iran, North Korea

International financial watchdog warns on Iran, North Korea

An international financial watchdog said on Friday member states should take action to ward off risks emanating from Iran and…
Kurds reject Erdogan report of deal with Syrian rebels to aid besieged Kobani

Kurds reject Erdogan report of deal with Syrian rebels to aid besieged Kobani

A senior Syrian Kurdish official on Friday rejected a report from Turkey's president that Syrian Kurds had agreed to let…
US says Palestinian-American killed by Israeli forces

US says Palestinian-American killed by Israeli forces

Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian-American youth during clashes on Friday, the US State Department said, calling for a…
Saudi Arabia’s Shi’ites fear they are at mercy of region’s tumult

Saudi Arabia’s Shi’ites fear they are at mercy of region’s tumult

The Shi’ite Muslim minority in Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province have long felt marginalised by the Sunni ruling dynasty, and protests…
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