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China launches new Iran train route

China on Thursday launched a freight train service that connects its northern regions to Iran’s capital Tehran in what could be a major connectivity project of vital importance to the flow of trade between the two countries. Read more

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‘TV camera in your pocket’: Facebook expands Live options

Live-streaming from Facebook is about to get a lot easier, as the Menlo Park-based company is rolling out new features aimed at surpassing Periscope in the field of user-generated video content.

Live-streaming from Facebook is about to get a lot easier, as the Menlo Park-based company is rolling out new features aimed at surpassing Periscope in the field of user-generated video content. Having already rolled out the livestreaming video service to most users in January, the company announced on Wednesday that it would enable Live in…

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Why Russia Sent Long-Range Bombers to Crush ISIL in Syria

Tupolev Tu-160 Blackjack Strategic Bomber

November 17, 2015, will go down in history of the Russian Armed Forces as the day when Moscow sent its strategic bombers into combat for the first time in the 21st century. Following a terrorist act which brought down a Kogalymavia Airbus A321 passenger airliner, claiming the lives of all 224 people on board, Russia…

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Putin, Obama Hold One-to-One Meeting on G20 Summit Sidelines

Putin, Obama Hold One-to-One Meeting on G20 Summit Sidelines

Reporters were not allowed in for the meeting, which took place during a working lunch for leaders attending the summit. ANTALYA (Sputnik) — Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Barack Obama held brief talks on Sunday on the sidelines of the G20 summit in the Turkish resort city of Antalya. [su_youtube url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a3oZXo7cdEA”] The…

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