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    Portuguese crooner wins Eurovision as conflict mars Kiev’s party
    May14

    Portuguese crooner wins Eurovision as conflict mars Kiev’s party

    KIEV: Portugal won the Eurovision Song Contest for the first time ever early Sunday with a melancholy ballad performed by a singer who suffers from a serious heart condition. The fado-tinged song “Amar Pelos Dois” was performed by 27-year-old Salvador Sobral, who is awaiting a heart transplant. It scored a crushing victory, winning...

    Portugal wins Eurovision Song Contest for the first time
    May14

    Portugal wins Eurovision Song Contest for the first time

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday performing a jazz-style ballad written by his sister, taking the top spot for the first time in the country’s history and celebrating with a call to “put emotion back into music”. Along with singers from Italy and Bulgaria, Sobral was a favorite going into the...

    Portugal wins the 2017 Eurovision song contest
    May14

    Portugal wins the 2017 Eurovision song contest

    Salvador Sobral from Portugal has won the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest with the song ‘Amar Pelos Dois’. According to Eurovision.tv, thousands enjoyed three spectacular live shows at Kyiv’s International Exhibition Centre this week, …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Portugal's big-hearted crooner sings gentle romantic ballad, wins Eurovision
    May14

    Portugal's big-hearted crooner sings gentle romantic ballad, wins Eurovision

    A few weeks ago, Salvador Sobral, the 27-year-old Portuguese crooner who won Saturday’s Eurovision Song Contest, was an unknown artist waiting for a heart transplant. But his intimate rendering of the melancholic Amar Pelos Dois (For the Both of Us) written by his older sister Luisa – a success in her own right – scored a huge...

    Businesses bolster cyber defenses for new ransomware attacks
    May14

    Businesses bolster cyber defenses for new ransomware attacks

    TORONTO: Businesses around the world scrambled on Saturday to prepare for a renewed cyber attack, convinced that a lull in a computer offensive that has stopped car factories, hospitals, schools and other organizations in around 100 countries was only temporary. The pace of the attack by a destructive virus dubbed WannaCry slowed late on Friday,...

    Portugal wins 2017 Eurovision Song Contest, Armenia comes 18th
    May14

    Portugal wins 2017 Eurovision Song Contest, Armenia comes 18th

    Salvador Sobral from Portugal has won the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest with the song ‘Amar Pelos Dois’. The final outcome was decided by a 50:50 split between professional juries and televoting from all 42 participants. The jury votes were decided during the Jury Final last night and the televotes decided during tonight’s show. The 26...

    Ukraine’s president skips Eurovision after shelling kills four
    May14

    Ukraine’s president skips Eurovision after shelling kills four

    May 14, 2017 5:19 AMKIEV (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Saturday (May 13) cancelled his planned appearance at the Eurovision Song Contest final in Kiev after a shelling attack in the war-torn east reportedly killed four civilians. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Four civilians killed in artillery shelling in eastern Ukraine
    May14

    Four civilians killed in artillery shelling in eastern Ukraine

    2 hours 6 min agoKIEV – Ukrainian authorities said four civilians were killed on Saturday in renewed a …read more Source:...

    Azerbaijani businessman goes missing in Ukraine
    May13

    Azerbaijani businessman goes missing in Ukraine

    An Azerbaijani businessman has gone missing in Ukraine’s Luhansk province, APA reports. …read more Source:...

    2017 Eurovision Grand Final tonight: Armenia’s Artsvik performs 5th
    May13

    2017 Eurovision Grand Final tonight: Armenia’s Artsvik performs 5th

    The Grand Final of 2017 Eurovision Song Contest will be held in Kyiv tonight. The slogan for 2017 is Celebrate Diversity, and the show tonight will feature both Ukrainian traditions interwoven with modernity. Reigning Eurovision champion Jamala will perform during the live broadcast as well as Ukraine’s first ever Eurovision winner Ruslana...

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