US national debt hits $30 trillion

The Covid-19 pandemic fueled the US budget deficit and government borrowing US national debt exceeded $30 trillion for the first time on Tuesday, spurred on by high borrowing during the Covid-19 pandemic, according to data from the US ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
Boris Johnson reveals new date for call with Putin

The British PM missed a scheduled call with the Russian president on Monday Boris Johnson’s spokesman said that the British Prime Minister will speak to Russian President Vladimir Putin by phone on Wednesday, after he missed a schedule ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Ukraine: Russia now has just three options left

With Washington rejecting many of Moscow’s security concerns, the prospect of escalation is rising The US has handed Russia a written response to its proposed security guarantees. While Washington refuses to accept Moscow’s demands for ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Trump says committee should probe his ex-VP

Donald Trump suggested looking into Mike Pence after an ex-member of his former VP’s staff was questioned Former President Donald Trump has blasted the House committee investigating the January 6 riot, and his latest critiques also cal ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
US aid to Ukraine means big profits for American firms, analysts say

A $500 million bill currently in Congress includes provisions for new fossil fuel infrastructure in Europe A bill that could hand Ukraine $500 million in economic aid, currently on a fast track through the US legislature, could offer m ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Blinken, Lavrov Hold Talks After US-Russia Showdown at UN

The top diplomats from the United States and Russia spoke by phone Tuesday, a day after United Nations representatives from the two countries faced off at the U.N. Security Council over Russian-denied allegations that it is planning a la ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Pedophile internet ban proposed

The Russian MP mooted the measure following a law change allowing for life imprisonment of repeat offenders With Russian lawmakers backing stringent new measures designed to protect minors from recidivist sexual abusers, the vice speak ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
10 most UNUSUAL McDonald’s and KFC buildings in Russia

A hamburger in a "medieval" tower or some hot wings in a wooden izba house? We bet you didn’t expect to find fast food restaurants in these places! 1. "There also should be a moat and archers on the tower!" joke peo ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Blinken, Lavrov Set for Talks After US-Russia Showdown at UN

WASHINGTON — The top diplomats from the United States and Russia are expected to speak by phone Tuesday, a day after United Nations representatives from the two countries faced off at the U.N. Security Council over Russian-denied allegat ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Biden meets Emir of Qatar, discusses security in Gulf region

Washington [US], February 1 (ANI): US President Joe Biden met Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani on Monday where they reaffirmed their mutual interest in promoting security and prosperity in the Gulf and broader Middle East re ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
US State Dept confirms US received Russia’s written follow-up to security proposals

Washington [US], February 1 (ANI/Sputnik): The US has received Russia’s written follow-up on the Biden administration’s security proposals and will continue to consult allies including Ukraine to address these issues, a State Department ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
LNG supplies to Europe hit all-time high

Deliveries more than doubled as energy crisis tightens grip The amount of liquefied natural gas (LNG) running from entry terminals to the European gas transmission system has reportedly set a new monthly record in January, hitting the ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022