Soccer returns to Turkmenistan with fans in attendance

Soccer Apr 20, 2020

Soccer returns to Turkmenistan with fans in attendance

Turkmenistan resumed its domestic soccer season on Sunday, with fans returning to stadiums in one of the few countries yet to declare a case of COVID-19. Around 300 people attended a top-of-the table clash between last season's champions Altyn Asyr and league leaders Kopetdag in ...

Life under Trump: What will happen next?

Commentary / World Jan 15, 2017

Life under Trump: What will happen next?

by Ted Rall

What happens now? I suppose it's my own fault that everyone's asking me how America will change after Jan. 20. Such is the price one pays for being America's political Cassandra: predicted Donald Trump would win the election, told the Democrats snubbing Bernie was a ...

World Sep 14, 2016

Turkmenistan removes legal barrier to leader's indefinite rule

Turkmenistan amended its constitution on Wednesday in a way that will allow President Kerbanguly Berdymukhamedov to stay in power indefinitely, following in the footsteps of his predecessor, who ruled the gas-rich Central Asian nation until his death. Amendments approved by the council of elders and ...