The 15th International Resistance Film Festival, dedicated to productions on wars and the repercussions of armed conflicts in the world, ended with a ceremony in Tehran's Milad Tower in which the winners were named.
Researchers have discovered evidence that endurance exercise, such as running, swimming, cross-country skiing and cycling, will help you age better than resistance exercise, which involves strength training with weights.
Advocates of taxing fossil fuels believe their position is stronger now because of an alarming new report on climate change and a Nobel Prize awarded to by two American economists, but neither development is likely to break down political resistance to a carbon tax.
Notable US political critic and linguist Noam Chomsky, in a message to Int'l Resistance Film Festival (IRFF) in Iran, lauded the remarkable accomplishments in confronting extremism through films and video production.
The US has a plan that would lead to the dismantling of North Korea’s nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs in a year, President Donald Trump’s national security adviser said Sunday, although US intelligence reported signs that Pyongyang doesn’t intend to fully give up its arsenal, AP reported.
Two Russian banks are on the verge of taking a substantial equity stake of Croatia’s biggest retailer, in a sign Moscow is expanding its reach in a corner of the European Union that has for years tried to fend off Russian investment.
Not everything in the world has been going badly, at least until now. There may have been rising tension over geopolitics and trade, but the global economy has continued to achieve broad-based growth in the past couple of years. More recently, however, there have been a few spatterings of rain out of an apparently clear sky.