MOSCOW: Russia’s emergencies ministry said Saturday that 20 people were killed in a fire at a nursing home in the Siberian city of Kemerovo.The fire broke out before dawn in the two-story wooden building in the city 3,000 kilometers (1,900 miles) east of Moscow.The cause was not immediately determined butContinue Reading

President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Russia wants an end to the war in Ukraine and that this would inevitably involve a diplomatic solution.Putin made the comments a day after US President Joe Biden hosted Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy in the White House and promised him continued and unwaveringContinue Reading

Spot checks of thousands of petrol bowsers across Australia have exposed an infuriating truth in the midst of soaring fuel prices. About 4000 petrol bowsers underwent spot checks to ensure they were releasing the correct amount of fuel as part an annual audit by the National Measurement Institute. At leastContinue Reading

The US navy this week released a photo of its Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Tennessee, surfaced, alongside a similar British Vanguard-class submarine somewhere in the Atlantic Ocean. That’s odd. What makes it even more unusual is that it is the fourth display of its super-secretive doomsday weapons since October.Continue Reading