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Physicists detect neutrinos created in the sun’s core for the first time

For the first time physicists have ‘peered’ into the heart of the sun and detected neutrinos created in the fusion process at its…

China gives Microsoft 20 days to provide explanation in anti-trust probe

China gives Microsoft 20 days to provide explanation in anti-trust probe

A Chinese anti-trust regulator said on Monday it has given Microsoft Corp 20 days to reply to queries on the compatability of its…

Apple reaches agreements with Visa, MasterCard, and American Express for iPhone mobile payments

Apple reaches agreements with Visa, MasterCard, and American Express for iPhone mobile payments

Apple is widely expected to reveal a mobile payments system alongside the iPhone 6 at its press event on September 9th. The system…

Apple’s new spaceship looking more like a landing site

Apple’s new spaceship looking more like a landing site

When it’s complete, Apple’s Campus 2 will resemble an enormous space disc descended upon the leafy suburbs of Cupertino, but as of today,…

US cyber-warriors launch social media offensive against Islamic State on Twitter

US cyber-warriors launch social media offensive against Islamic State on Twitter

The United States has launched a social media offensive against the Islamic State and Al-Qaeda, setting out to win the war of ideas…

Facebook tuning mobile search at social network

Facebook tuning mobile search at social network

Facebook said it is dabbling with letting members using smartphones or tablets search for past posts of friends at the leading online social…

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Israel has not begun to implement a lift on a years-long siege on the Gaza Strip, a senior Palestinian border official said Sunday, despite a recent cease-fire agreement…

The Israeli government would meet Sunday to consider $561 million cuts from the 2014 budget to fund the cost of its recent military offensive on the Gaza Strip,…

Ethiopia works tooth and nail to perk up its tourism sector, fully exploit its tourism potentialities and raise the contribution of the tourism industry in its national income.…

International credit rating agency Moody’s has downgraded the long-term deposit rating of Turkey’s Bank Asya to Caa1 from B2, placing the note on review against any further deposit volatility at…

The Brazilian economy has fallen into recession a little more than a month before the country’s general elections, according to figures released Friday by the country’s national statistics agency, the IBGE.…

Inflation rate in Eurozone dropped to 0.3 percent in August according to figures released by Eurostat on Friday, spurring worries that Europe might fall into a deflationary spiral.…

Turkey’s new prime minister laid the ground for numerous international energy projects through his active energy diplomacy during his term in the Foreign Ministry, an Ankara-based expert said Friday. And…

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Turkey’s Ziraat Bank applies to establish Islamic participation bank

Turkey’s Ziraat Bank applies to establish Islamic participation bank

Turkey’s largest state-run lender, Ziraat Bank, applied to Turkey’s banking watchdog on Friday to establish its own interest free Islamic bank. The Turkish government plans to establish three state-owned Islamic…

Car rentals attracting new customers in Turkey

Car rentals attracting new customers in Turkey

Growing awareness of the advantages of car leasing – renting instead of buying – is attracting new customers in Turkey. According to a report by the Turkish Short and Long Term Automotive Rental…

Turkey and Venezuella aim to boost energy ties

Turkey and Venezuella aim to boost energy ties

Venezuela and Turkey are expected to sign reciprical trade deals -  with Venezuela supplying Turkey with oil and Turkey signing up to various infrastructure and construction projects in the oil-rich…

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‘Turkey was target for US secret service,’ Der Spiegel reports

‘Turkey was target for US secret service,’ Der Spiegel reports

Germany-based weekly Der Spiegel yesterday claimed that the U.S. intelligence National Security Agency (NSA) has been spying on Turkey through its secret services in Turkey’s…