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    Fury as Ukraine TV station fills New Year’s Eve show with Russian songs
    Jan04

    Fury as Ukraine TV station fills New Year’s Eve show with Russian songs

    One of Ukraine’s biggest television networks is facing calls to be taken off air for filling its New Year’s Eve show with Russian songs beamed live from Moscow. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    A baby shortage
    Jan03

    A baby shortage

    Japan is one of 61 nations not producing enough babies to replace their populations. With the world’s population hitting the above seven-billion mark, it seems as though the decades-old warning about the ‘Population Bomb’ could become true. In his landmark 1968 book by that name, Paul Ehrlich had warned that “we will breed ourselves...

    Ukraine TV lands in hot water over Russian pop songs
    Jan03

    Ukraine TV lands in hot water over Russian pop songs

    KIEV (AFP) – One of Ukraines biggest TV networks faced the threat Friday of being taken off air for filling its highly-rated New Years Eve show with Russian pop songs beamed live from Moscow.The culture minister called the festive if at-times gaudy programme anti-Ukrainian. The national security and defence council chief saw it as part of a...

    Stressful times for students at Ukraine rebel universities
    Jan03

    Stressful times for students at Ukraine rebel universities

    DONETSK (UKRAINE) – Third-year economics student Inna Shmarai is kind of stressing out these days. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Stressful times for students at Ukraine rebel universities
    Jan03

    Stressful times for students at Ukraine rebel universities

    DONETSK, Ukraine – Third-year economics student Inna Shmarai is kind of stressing out these days.It’s not just that exams are coming up soon at the National University in the Ukrainian city of Donetsk and some of the stuff she’s been studying this term has been really complicated.What’s adding to the slight...

    Indonesian search and rescue finds two large objects
    Jan03

    Indonesian search and rescue finds two large objects

    JAKARTA: Recovery teams have found two big parts of AirAsia Flight 8501, which crashed into the sea last weekend with 162 people on board, Indonesia’s top search official said Saturday. The huge search operation came across the objects in the Java Sea off the island of Borneo late Friday night, raising hopes that the remaining bodies and...

    Moscow to probe into attack on Russian journalists in Kiev
    Jan03

    Moscow to probe into attack on Russian journalists in Kiev

    A criminal investigation was launched into the attack on Russian TV LifeNews’ journalists in Kiev, a spokesman for the Investigative Committee (IC) said Friday. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Int’l quartet discusses issues on resolving Ukraine crisis
    Jan03

    Int’l quartet discusses issues on resolving Ukraine crisis

    Foreign ministers of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France on Friday stressed the need to hold another Contact Group meeting on Ukraine crisis, said Russian Foreign Ministry in a statement. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Ukraine TV network lands in hot water for filling New Year show with Russian pop songs live from Moscow
    Jan02

    Ukraine TV network lands in hot water for filling New Year show with Russian pop songs live from Moscow

    January 03, 2015 2:41 AMKIEV (AFP) – One of Ukraine’s biggest TV networks faced the threat Friday of being taken off the air for filling its highly-rated New Year’s Eve show with Russian pop songs beamed live from Moscow. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Recovery teams narrow AirAsia search
    Jan02

    Recovery teams narrow AirAsia search

    PANGKALAN BUN: Indonesian recovery teams narrowed the search area for AirAsia Flight 8501 Friday, hopeful they were closing in on the plane’s crash site, with a total of 30 bodies and more debris recovered from the sea. French and Singaporean investigators joined the hunt for the Airbus A320-200, which disappeared from radar during a storm...

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