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Toy tiger cub joins space ride

Beloved by generations of Russian children, Goodnight Little Ones is the longest-running children’s show in the world and has featured virtually the same evening format since it started in 1964.

A new addition to the show will be Mur to … Read the rest

Obama lapses into Orwellian speech

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said the US president’s speech at the UN General Assembly on Wednesday lapsed into an Orwellian fiction.

Lavrov reminded the US that terrorists can hardly be good and bad at the same time. America has … Read the rest

India, China ignore climate bait

Five years after over 150 heads of state cobbled up a rickety climate deal that fell through, the one-day UN Climate Summit is another attempt of rich nations to push India and China – responsible for one-third of total carbon … Read the rest

Israel downs Syrian warplane

Israel shot down a Syrian warplane on Tuesday.

The incident coincided with air strikes the United States and client states have mounted on ISIS strongholds in Syria. It has been three decades since Israel downed a Syrian fighter plane.

The … Read the rest

Chad outlaws homosexuality

Chad looks set to become the 37th country in Africa to outlaw homosexuality after government ministers voted to make same-sex relations a crime punishable by up to 20 years in prison.

The decision, yet to be ratified by the country’s … Read the rest