A state funeral service was underway Saturday in Italy to commemorate dozens of people killed in Genoa's bridge disaster, as some outraged relatives shunned official ceremonies and rescuers pulled more bodies from the wreckage.
Head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) has slammed Washington’s new sanctions on some Iranian persons and entities, saying the United States seeks to delay its definitive collapse through imposing sanctions on other countries.
A winch crane has collapsed near the Grand Mosque in the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia and left one person injured, raising fresh worries about the safety of pilgrims who visit the site from around the world.
An apartment block collapsed Sunday in Poland's western city of Poznan, killing four people and injuring 24 others, officials said as teams of firefighters and rescuers with dogs combed the rubble in search of more victims.
Researchers at the University of Birmingham have discovered that the mass extinction seen in plant species caused by the onset of a drier climate 307 million years ago led to extinctions of some groups of tetrapods, the first vertebrates to live on land, but allowed others to expand across the globe. This research is published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B.
The possible collapse of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal would send an “alarming” message to the world, said that Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, advising signatories of the deal against abandoning it to pursue their own interests.