Greek Finance Minister resigns

Greek Finance Minister resigns

July 6, 2015 - 12:47 AMT  08:47 GMT
"For this reason I am leaving the Ministry of Finance today," he said. "I shall wear the creditors' loathing with pride."
Pope Francis starts seven-day tour of South America

Pope Francis starts seven-day tour of South America

July 6, 2015 - 12:16 AMT  08:16 GMT
The Vatican said the decision not to visit the continent's larger nations reflected the Pope's interest in the "peripheries".
OSCE Project Coordinator operations in Baku discontinued

OSCE Project Coordinator operations in Baku discontinued

July 6, 2015 - 12:04 AMT  08:04 GMT
The discontinuation follows the termination by Azerbaijan of the Memorandum of Understanding on the Project Coordinator in Baku.
Blatter says France, Germany applied pressure over World Cup votes

Blatter says France, Germany applied pressure over World Cup votes

July 6, 2015 - 11:43 AMT  07:43 GMT
“Before the World Cups were awarded to Russia and Qatar, there were two political interventions,” FIFA president said.
Two bombs kill 44 in Nigeria's central city

Two bombs kill 44 in Nigeria's central city

July 6, 2015 - 11:39 AMT  07:39 GMT
The city has been targeted in the past by bomb blasts claimed by Boko Haram extremists that have killed hundreds of people.
Kerry says Iran’s nuclear program argeement could be sealed this week

Kerry says Iran’s nuclear program argeement could be sealed this week

July 6, 2015 - 10:24 AMT  06:24 GMT
The deadline for reaching a comprehensive agreement on Tehran's nuclear program has already been extended from June 30.
Italian surveillance software developer allegedly suffers data breach

Italian surveillance software developer allegedly suffers data breach

July 6, 2015 - 10:07 AMT  06:07 GMT
Hacking Team develops surveillance tools that it has maintained are legally sold to governments for law-abiding investigations.
IS fighters attack Iraq's northern oil refinery town

IS fighters attack Iraq's northern oil refinery town

July 6, 2015 - 10:02 AMT  06:02 GMT
"Their lethal weapons are suicide attacks and snipers, and this is why we have fighting back and forth," Baiji mayor said.
Texas senator Cruz presidential campaign raises over $14mln

Texas senator Cruz presidential campaign raises over $14mln

July 6, 2015 - 09:46 AMT  05:46 GMT
The money comes from more than 120,000 donors who made an average contribution of $81. Some donors gave more than once.
Greece votes to reject international bailout terms

Greece votes to reject international bailout terms

July 6, 2015 - 09:37 AMT  05:37 GMT
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said he was consulting the leaders of eurozone member states.
U.S., allies conduct 14 air strikes against IS in Syria, 9 in Iraq

U.S., allies conduct 14 air strikes against IS in Syria, 9 in Iraq

July 4, 2015 - 17:53 AMT  13:53 GMT
The air strikes in Iraq targeted militants and their holdings near Falluja, Makhmur, Mosul and Sinjar.
The Libertines announce release of “Anthems For Doomed Youth” album

The Libertines announce release of “Anthems For Doomed Youth” album

July 4, 2015 - 17:41 AMT  13:41 GMT
The album was produced by Jake Gosling, known for his work with One Direction and features a more optimistic tone than their past work.
Arctic Monkeys named Best Live Band at year's O2 Silver Clef Awards

Arctic Monkeys named Best Live Band at year's O2 Silver Clef Awards

July 4, 2015 - 17:31 AMT  13:31 GMT
The Sheffield foursome beat off strong competition form the likes of Foo Fighters, Kate Bush, Royal Blood, Prince and Arcade Fire.
Apple patent teases new friend payment idea

Apple patent teases new friend payment idea

July 4, 2015 - 17:02 AMT  13:02 GMT
The patent suggests that iPhone and Apple Watch users may one day be able to transfer money to each other via their devices when nearby.
YouTube videos can now be watched on Android Wear smartwatch

YouTube videos can now be watched on Android Wear smartwatch

July 4, 2015 - 16:48 AMT  12:48 GMT
To get sound with the video playing on your smartwatch, you'll need to connect either a pair of Bluetooth headphones or a Bluetooth speaker.
French President says ready to organize new summit on Boko Haram

French President says ready to organize new summit on Boko Haram

July 4, 2015 - 14:26 AMT  10:26 GMT
Earlier this year, Boko Haram occupied large parts of northeastern Nigeria and was increasingly mounting attacks on neighboring states.