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?EU double standards in Ukraine absolutely outrageous?
9 Dec 2013 at 8:00am
By supporting protesters in Ukraine while previously ignoring huge last year protests in Turkey and Spain, EU officials have revealed that for them some protesters are more equal than others, journ...
NSA, GCHQ 'planted agents' into World of Warcraft, Second Life to spy on gamers
9 Dec 2013 at 7:29am
The NSA and the UK?s GCHQ spying agencies have collected players? charts and deployed real-life agents into online World of Warcraft and Second Life games, a new leak by whistleblower Edward Snowde...
?Back to the Future: Solving the Kurdish issue, Turkey 2023
9 Dec 2013 at 7:09am
The so-called Kurdish issue has been a thorn in Turkey?s side since the PKK launched its terrorist struggle against the Turkish government in 1984.
Obama admin 'cherry-picked intelligence' to justify Syria strike
9 Dec 2013 at 6:00am
Washington knew Syrian rebels could produce sarin gas but ?cherry-picked? intel to blame President Assad for the Aug. 21 attack on Ghouta, Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist Seymour He...
Mexico pushes legislation to break $95 billion oil monopoly
9 Dec 2013 at 5:49am
Lawmakers from Mexico's two biggest political parties submitted legislation to abolish the country's 75-year monopoly on oil. The private sector cooperation has the potential to reverse the country...
Minus credibility? Antarctic record low temperature disputed
9 Dec 2013 at 5:27am
American scientists claim they have found the coldest place on Earth - in Antarctica, where temperatures can fall below -91C. One Russian scientist calls this into question, pointing out the new re...
Germany wants state control over benchmark rates
9 Dec 2013 at 5:24am
Germany's banking watchdog wants government control over interest rates such as Libor and Euribor which are used to price trillions of dollars worth of contracts. It wants to take the setting of th...
Deep divisions over TPP as US pressures to close controversial deal ? WikiLeaks
9 Dec 2013 at 3:44am
The US is ramping up pressure to secure a Trans-Pacific Trade Deal with conditions that could undermine the national interests of nations involved. WikiLeaks documents say talks are ?paralyzed,? wi...
Amnesty to sue UK intelligence over intercepted emails, phone calls
9 Dec 2013 at 2:36am
Human rights organization Amnesty International has declared it will take legal action against British security services. Amnesty claims its calls have been intercepted by UK intelligence agencies.
'Parade of losers': EU delegation to Kiev threatens democracy
8 Dec 2013 at 11:32pm
Far from promoting EU values and democracy the European delegation to Ukraine threatens democratic process, Professor Mark Almond told RT in his extensive analysis of the events in Kiev.
Israeli minister suggests annex of West Bank settlements
8 Dec 2013 at 9:51pm
Israel?s Economy Minister believes the time has come to annex parts of the West Bank and install full economic and military control over Israeli settlements in occupied Palestinian territory, which...
Brazilian fans clash in hideous fight during football match (GRAPHIC PHOTOS, ...
8 Dec 2013 at 6:32pm
Three people have been badly injured in clashes that erupted between rival fans at a key Brazilian league football match. A helicopter made a landing at the field to rush a victim to a hospital, wh...
Afghanistan agrees on regional security pact with Iran
8 Dec 2013 at 5:35pm
Concerned about the presence of foreign forces in the region, Iran and Afghanistan have decided to sign a joint cooperation agreement to boost ?regional security? amid American efforts to force the...
Protesters topple Lenin monument in Kiev, smash to pieces with hammers (PHOTOS)
8 Dec 2013 at 3:42pm
Masked anti-government protesters toppled the monument to Vladimir Lenin in Kiev on Sunday pulling him down with steel ropes, and smashing the granite figure with sledgehammers. A huge crowd queued...
At least 39 killed, 120 wounded in string of Iraq bombings
8 Dec 2013 at 2:43pm
Several bombings in the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Sunday have left 39 people dead and over 120 wounded in crowded markets, commercial districts and car repair shops.
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