(MENAFN - AFP) Greek Cypriots have been authorised to hold a Good Friday mass at a church in the Turkish-held town of Famagusta on divided Cyprus for the first time in decades.
Famagusta mayor-in-exile Alexis Galanos said Friday's landmark service at Saint George Exorinos church will send a message of reconciliation on one of the most important dates in the Greek Orthodox ...
(MENAFN - AFP) Prosecutors in Rome opened an investigation on Wednesday over an embryo mix-up at an assisted reproduction centre that resulted in a woman getting pregnant with another couple's embryos.
The investigation follows a legal complaint brought by a couple who could be the biological parents of the woman's twins.
(MENAFN - AFP) The German government rejected Wednesday a call by two newspapers to remove Russian tanks from a World War II memorial in central Berlin in protest against spiralling tensions in Ukraine.
The top-selling daily Bild and local tabloid B.Z. launched a petition drive Tuesday to urge parliament to send a message to Moscow against last month's annexation of Crimean ...
(MENAFN - AFP) The extra copy of Chromosome 21 that causes Down's syndrome throws a spanner into the workings of all the other chromosomes as well, said a study published Wednesday that surprised its authors.
Using data from a set of twins, one with Down's and one without, researchers found a major difference in how genes functioned between the two.