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    Armenia’s Artsvik shoots her Eurovision postcard
    Apr21

    Armenia’s Artsvik shoots her Eurovision postcard

    Armenia’s Artsvik has just finished shooting her postcard for the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. As is now customary, during the live broadcast of the Eurovision Song Contest, short films are shown between each national entry, known as postcards. The aim of the postcards this year is to show the most precious and memorable moments for the...

    The Independent: Football and hope in the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
    Apr21

    The Independent: Football and hope in the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic

    By Robert O’ConnorThe Independent High up in the mountains of Nagorno-Karabakh, the tiny de facto republic at the crossroads of the Eurasian continent, hope is a priceless currency. Few people appreciate its value more than Samuel Karapetyan. Inside the offices of the Artsakh Union of Freedom Fighters, the Head of the Artsakh Football...

    Russia not to broadcast Eurovision 2017
    Apr14

    Russia not to broadcast Eurovision 2017

    Russian broadcaster Channel One will not broadcast the Eurovision Song Contest next month because the country’s competitor has been barred from host country Ukraine. Russia’s decision removes any chance of it competing this year, the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) said. Ukraine is refusing to allow Julia Samoilova to perform at...

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan targets more goals
    Apr10

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan targets more goals

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan found the net v Sunderland and spoke to #MUTV after the game.. #MUFC pic.twitter.com/KKc9IdukBs — Manchester United (@ManUtd) April 9, 2017 Manchester United midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan was naturally delighted to find the net in Sunday’s 3-0 win over Sunderland, and is targeting more goals as the Reds continue to push...

    EU legislature overwhelmingly approves Ukraine visa waiver
    Apr06

    EU legislature overwhelmingly approves Ukraine visa waiver

    The European Union legislature has overwhelmingly backed plans to allow Ukrainian citizens into the bloc for short stays without visas, AP reports. The EU parliament on Thursday approved the plans by a 521-75 margin – with 36 abstentions – to allow Ukrainians who have biometric passports to enter the bloc for up to 90 days within any 180-day...

    EBU stands up for Russia’s participation in Eurovision
    Mar27

    EBU stands up for Russia’s participation in Eurovision

    Photo: Sputnik/ Alexey Filippov The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) will exert necessary efforts to guarantee the participation of Russia’s representative in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 hosted by Ukraine, the chairman of the Reference Group of the Eurovision said, Sputnik reports. On Wednesday, the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU)...

    Former member of Russia’s State Duma gunned down in Kiev
    Mar23

    Former member of Russia’s State Duma gunned down in Kiev

    Former member of Russia’s State Duma Denis Voronenkov has been killed in a shootout in Kiev, the head of the city’s police force, Andrey Krishchenko, has said, TASS reports. “There was a fire exchange in front of the entrance to Premier-Palace Hotel about 40 minutes ago. One man was killed and two other persons injured. The identity...

    Ukraine munitions blasts prompt mass evacuations
    Mar23

    Ukraine munitions blasts prompt mass evacuations

    Photo: DSNS Some 20,000 people are being evacuated after a series of explosions at a massive arms depot in eastern Ukraine described by officials as sabotage, the BBC reports. The base in Balakliya, near Kharkiv, is used to store thousands of tonnes of ammunition including missiles and artillery weapons. Rescue teams are overseeing a huge...

    Eurovision: Ukraine bans Russian singer over Crimea visit
    Mar22

    Eurovision: Ukraine bans Russian singer over Crimea visit

    Ukraine has banned a Russian singer from entering the country to compete at the Eurovision Song Contest, Reuters reports. Russian singer and composer Yuliya Samoilova has been barred from entering the country for the next three years, over a past performance in Crimea. “The Security Service of Ukraine has banned Yuliya Samoilova from entry for...

    Armenian Pops Orchestra to perform “Sounds of the Diaspora” in Pasadena
    Mar22

    Armenian Pops Orchestra to perform “Sounds of the Diaspora” in Pasadena

    Pasadena Now – Less than a month before the 102nd Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, Conductor Greg Hosharian will take to the stage with the American Pops Orchestra to perform “Sounds of the Diaspora” on Sunday, March 26 at 6:00 p.m. at The Ambassador Auditorium in Pasadena. The concert will benefit the Edward Hosharian Scholarship Fund,...

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