A senior Kremlin official issues a warning as tensions rise in eastern Ukraine.
Many temples in India keep elephants as they are considered sacred. Devotees seek blessings from them. They are also required to participate in temple rituals. But activists say that keeping the animals away from their natural habitat stresses them. Now a “rejuvenation camp”, the first of its kind in India, has been set up in […]
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionCatalans sing their anthem ‘Els Segadors’, or ‘The Reapers’ Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont says the Spanish region has won the right to statehood following a contentious referendum that was marred by violence. He said the door had been opened to a unilateral declaration of independence. Catalan officials […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Modern Turkey’s founder was reportedly used to illustrate the enemy in the exercise Turkey has pulled its troops out of a Nato exercise in Norway over an alleged insult to its political leaders. Reports said that an image of the “enemy” in the mock exercise was actually a photo […]