: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: The New Zealand Herald (New Zealand)

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation
    May15

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation

    LISBON (AP) ” Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral was greeted as a national hero upon his return home to Portugal on Sunday, a day after winning the song contest in Ukraine’s capital.The 27-year-old Sobral was a virtual unknown before… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    The Latest: Eurovision winner arrives home to Portugal
    May15

    The Latest: Eurovision winner arrives home to Portugal

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” The Latest on the Eurovision song contest (all times local):4:45 p.m.Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral has arrived in his native Lisbon after winning the Eurovision Song Contest in Ukraine.The 27-year-old… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ballad beats glitz as Portugal’s Sobral wins Eurovision
    May14

    Ballad beats glitz as Portugal’s Sobral wins Eurovision

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” A gentle romantic ballad challenged the Eurovision Song Contest’s decades-long reputation for cheesy, glittery, unbridled excess ” and won easily.Portugal’s Salvador Sobral sang his Amar Pelos Dois (Love For… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral has won the Eurovision song contest
    May14

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral has won the Eurovision song contest

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Portugal’s Salvador Sobral has won the Eurovision song contest . …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Bring on the ‘gorilla:’ Eurovision final brings glittery fun
    May14

    Bring on the ‘gorilla:’ Eurovision final brings glittery fun

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” A man in a tacky suit and his “gorilla” are one of the favorites to win this year’s Eurovision song contest. By the event’s standards, that’s kind of understated.Millions of Europeans are likely to be glued… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    ‘You’re just meat’ – Ukrainian soldiers get chilling texts
    May12

    ‘You’re just meat’ – Ukrainian soldiers get chilling texts

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” The Associated Press has found that Ukrainian soldiers are being bombarded by text messages likely dispatched by cell site simulators. Some are crude threats, while others play on allegations that Ukraine’s billionaire… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    What are cell site simulators? And how do they work?
    May12

    What are cell site simulators? And how do they work?

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” The formidable surveillance power of cell site simulators has put them at the forefront of privacy debates in the U.S. and Europe. Now The Associated Press has found evidence that the devices are at work sending… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    The Latest: Pence offers ‘unwavering support’ to Ukraine
    May12

    The Latest: Pence offers ‘unwavering support’ to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) ” The Latest on the Washington visit of Russian’s top diplomat for meetings with President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (all times local):8:50 p.m.Vice President Mike Pence has expressed the… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Eurovision contestants practice; big week for song contest
    May09

    Eurovision contestants practice; big week for song contest

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Contestants for this year’s Eurovision contest are holding practices in the Ukrainian capital.Rehearsals have been underway in Kiev since April 30 for the annual song competition that pits performers from across the… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine bans American actor Steven Seagal for 5 years
    May09

    Ukraine bans American actor Steven Seagal for 5 years

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) ” Ukraine has banned action film actor Steven Seagal from entering the country for five years.Seagal, an American, was given Russian citizenship by President Vladimir Putin last year in a ceremony shown on state… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Pin It on Pinterest