Signs and safety tips
July 25, 2016
Tornadoes are nature’s most violent storms. Spawned from powerful thunderstorms, tornadoes can cause fatalities and devastate a neighborhood in seconds. A tornado appears as a rotating, funnel-shaped cloud that extends from a thunderstorm to the ground with whirling winds that can reach 300 miles (483km) per hour.
July 22, 2016
Ladonia is a micronation, proclaimed in 1996 as the result of a years-long court battle between artist Lars Vilks and local authorities over two sculptures. The territory is part of the natural reserve of Kullaberg in southern Sweden.
Signs people believe in
July 16, 2016
Anything that moves, flies or crawls has at one time served as a sign of a good or bad omen. People in different countries interpret these signs in various ways, which sometimes coincide and sometimes are unlike.
Most dangerous beaches
July 11, 2016
Trips to the beach usually imply fun in the sun. However, there are also dangers awaiting tourists both in the water and on the shore: from strong currents and dangerous marine life, to lightning and contaminated water. Besides, there are places not recommended to visit.
Haunted forest and Voodoo market
July 7, 2016
Nature and humans can create bizarre things, and there are some absolutely strange places around the world. They can make you fascinated or scared and will never vanish from your memory once you see them.
Operation ‘Acoustic Kitty’
July 4, 2016
Spying has emerged at the dawn of civilization. Espionage and intelligence have been around since human beings first began organizing themselves into distinct societies, cities, states and nations.
March 15, 2016
The Syrian crisis has proved to be a clash of several powers and their satellites, where ‘the-enemy-of-my-enemy-is-my-friend’ scheme doesn’t always work. All the sides make good at pursuing their interests not only on their own or with the help of allies, but also through occasional alliances with opponents.
How Armenian vezirs revived Fatimid Caliphate
May 12, 2016
Numerous Armenians, who settled in foreign countries, used to occupy high-ranking military and state positions there. PanARMENIAN.Net presents the history of Armenians in medieval Egypt, specifically in 11-12th centuries, known as the epoch of Armenian vezirs.
May 19, 2016
There are a lot of historical episodes and phenomena that are interpreted and presented differently by different sources. However, there are events that all parties prefer to forget. The massacre of Russian soldiers by Caucasian Turks (also referred to as Transcaucasian Tatars, the ancestors of Azerbaijanis) in Shamkhor in 1918 is one of such events.
The constitution says the president has to be impartial and to keep out of party politics, but Erdogan has no intention to keep out of the fray.
May 16, 2015
It’s less than four weeks to go before parliamentary elections in Turkey on June 7, and it looks like President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is panicking. Or worse.