Wed, 03 Aug 2016 12:16:00 GMTOn July 10, 1941, Christian Poles hunted down, clubbed, drowned, gutted, and burned alive 1,600 Jewish men, women, and children-all but seven of the town's Jews.
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 17:16:00 GMTWe are currently seeing the worst refugee crisis since World War II, and developed countries are not doing nearly enough to help those in need.
Thu, 03 Dec 2015 23:51:00 GMTAt the biggest summit since Copenhagen, negotiators from developed and developing countries converge in Paris to hammer out a meaningful international agreement to combat climate change.
Tue, 06 Oct 2015 23:09:00 GMTRussia's economy is heavily dependent on its energy industry, and President Vladimir Putin is playing a long, complex game to combat low oil prices.
Tue, 08 Sep 2015 23:22:00 GMTGermany has been acting as an international leader in reducing its carbon footprint, and India can learn a lot from the example Germany is setting.
Sat, 11 Jul 2015 19:10:00 GMTThe rise of a right-wing coalition in Denmark reflects a trend across Europe of political parties stoking anti-immigrant sentiment and Islamophobia.
Wed, 11 Feb 2015 22:58:00 GMTThe divestment movement aims to combat climate change by stripping investments from fossil fuels and redirecting them toward renewable energy.
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:24:00 GMTThe plunge in oil prices has had a significant effect on Russia, Iran and Venezuela, and is changing those countries' geopolitical calculus.
Tue, 06 Jan 2015 22:30:00 GMTThe railroad that bridged German and Italian Switzerland was meant to unify the nation. Up close, the story looked a little different.
Sat, 13 Dec 2014 18:53:00 GMTWith oil prices tumbling and new oil projects being scrapped, Norway may need to begin building a post-oil economy sooner than it thought.
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:50:00 GMTUkraine's crippling 55 percent tax on private gas producers threatens to damage the economy, scare off investors and decimate gas production.
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 15:34:00 GMTIn the neighborhood of Pangalti, an area rich with history, specialty shops dedicated to fresh and local fare knit a sense of community among the locals.
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:01:00 GMTIn Turkey's upcoming presidential election, one man represents the country's two biggest opposition parties, and he is largely unknown.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:28:00 GMTA New Yorker planned a sybaritic summer in a Turkish village by the sea, but didn't consider that she might have trouble fitting in.
Wed, 28 May 2014 11:28:00 GMTA quiet town in the heart of Basque Country, Guernica shows no visible signs of the bombardment it suffered during the Civil War 75 years ago.
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 19:40:00 GMTWith Syria in crisis and Egypt in flux, Jordan is being forced to adopt energy policies that put the country on a path to sustainable development.
Tue, 11 Feb 2014 21:01:00 GMTProtests in Ukraine are now in their third month, with protestors showing no sign of letting up, despite the brute treatment they have received in clashes with security forces.
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 15:01:00 GMTFurious about its government cowing to Russia and mishandling economic challenges, Ukrainian citizens have taken to the streets in record force.
Tue, 27 Aug 2013 15:31:00 GMTWhile the Catholic Church confronts contemporary issues with a modern face, the Orthodox Church remains stubbornly entrenched in its Byzantine heritage.
Sun, 18 Aug 2013 18:32:00 GMTCountries like Cyprus, Israel and Greece have high expectations of becoming players in world energy markets through natural gas production and export.
Thu, 11 Jul 2013 21:21:00 GMTThe fight for freedom of expression in Turkey can be seen in the battle between the theater industry and the government effort to silence dissent.
Fri, 28 Jun 2013 16:35:00 GMTThe people meeting in Istanbul's parks are wildly different from each other, but they are now engaging each other in ways they weren't before.
Thu, 09 May 2013 18:52:00 GMTThe global financial crisis may have eliminated job opportunities around the world, but it has opened the door for a cultural boom on new shores.
Mon, 08 Apr 2013 22:55:00 GMTTerrorist acts in Algeria and surrounding countries spell trouble for the debt-racked European countries that depend on the region for energy supply.
Mon, 25 Mar 2013 20:44:00 GMTTemporarily relieved by an E.U. bailout, Cyprus must scramble to develop its gas industry if it wants to stay out of bankruptcy in the future.
Thu, 08 Nov 2012 21:09:00 GMTThe importance of the Caspian Sea region is often overlooked when considering the geopolitical maneuvers of major players vying for energy and power.
Mon, 06 Aug 2012 19:33:00 GMTAs the cocaine trade has expanded over the past decade, international cartels have used Balkan transport hubs increasingly as a gateway to European markets.