Sunday, January 20, 2019

Balkan

Government says language law doesn’t introduce outright bilingualism

The law on languages promotes the rights of all non-majority communities, and does not envisage employments. Macedonian language with the Cyrillic alphabet remains the...

PUTIN CONQUERS BELGRADE

Janusz Bugajski, 20 January 2019President Vladimir Putin’s triumphal visit to Belgrade was intended to consolidate Russia’s position in the Balkans.Serbia and Russia do not...

Chronicle

24 Amazon workers hospitalized after robot explodes bear repellent can

An automated robot at an Amazon warehouse in the U.S. state of New Jersey accidentally punctured a can of bear repellent on Wednesday, injuring...

US man who raped dying teen sentenced to 34 months

A 20-year-old Washington State man was sentenced to less than 3 years in prison for raping a high school student and texting semi-nude photos...

Planet

Greece: Mitsotakis rejects Tsipras’ invitation to TV debate on Prespa accord

Greece’s main opposition New Democracy party on Thursday turned down Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ invitation to a televised debate with New Democracy leaders Kyriakos...

Lifestyle

China’s Singles’ Day aims for another year of record online sales

China is observing the biggest shopping event of the year on Sunday – Singles' Day – a day dominated by e-commerce giant Alibaba Group...

Tokyo medical school offers spots to unfairly denied students

The president of Tokyo Medical University said it would contact 101 applicants, including 67 women, who took the exam in the past two years...

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Egypt, South Africa in bid for 2019 African Cup

Egypt and South Africa have submitted bids to replace Cameroon as host of next year's African Cup of Nations, pitting north versus south in...

Albania U21s drawn against Kosovo as rivalry over talents gets tougher

Albania’s under-21s have been drawn against Kosovo for the 2021 European Championship qualifiers in the first official encounter between the two neighboring Albanian-speaking countries...

Ajax sitting on fortune with golden generation

As Ajax Amsterdam prepare to host Bayern Munich next week to decide top place in their Champions League group in a major turnaround in...