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Ukraine starts to judge its judges in anti-graft drive
May26

Ukraine starts to judge its judges in anti-graft drive

KIEV: Ukrainian judge Artur Yemelianov has acknowledged in an online declaration that he owns a Breguet watch worth nearly a third of his annual salary and keeps piles of cash. On Jan.12 he was suspended for three months after prosecutors opened a criminal case against him related to how commercial law cases were allocated to judges, according to...

Creator of Ukrainian anti-graft database accused of embezzlement
May25

Creator of Ukrainian anti-graft database accused of embezzlement

KIEV: The head of a Ukrainian software firm tasked with building a landmark anti-corruption computer program is suspected of stealing Western funds from the project and funneling the cash overseas, General Prosecutor Yuriy Lutsenko said on Wednesday. The boss of the software company, Yuriy Novikov, strongly denied the accusation and a leading...

Manchester attack scars Europa final
May23

Manchester attack scars Europa final

Manchester United’s preparations for today’s Europa League final were plunged into sadness on Tuesday after a bomb attack at a Manchester pop concert killed 22 people and injured dozens more.Manager Jose Mourinho led his players in a solemn minute’s silence on United’s Carrington training pitches west of Manchester city...

Svitolina shocks Halep to grab title
May21

Svitolina shocks Halep to grab title

Elina Svitolina returns to the Top 10 and ascends to the top of the Porsche Race to Singapore leaderboard after winning her eighth career title at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia, defeating former World No.2 Simona Halep, 4-6, 7-5, 6-1.“Every single day, everyone is working very hard,” Svitolina said of winning her second Premier 5 title....

Svitolina shocks Halep to grab title
May21

Svitolina shocks Halep to grab title

Elina Svitolina returns to the Top 10 and ascends to the top of the Porsche Race to Singapore leaderboard after winning her eighth career title at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia, defeating former World No.2 Simona Halep, 4-6, 7-5, 6-1.“Every single day, everyone is working very hard,” Svitolina said of winning her second Premier 5 title....

Germany, Ukraine say aim to get
back to Minsk ceasefire deal
May21

Germany, Ukraine say aim to get back to Minsk ceasefire deal

BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko agreed on Saturday to try to improve the security situation in eastern Ukraine and return to implementing the Minsk ceasefire deal after an upsurge in violence there. A ceasefire agreement signed in February 2015 in Minsk that aims to end the conflict between...

Zverev becomes youngest Masters finalist in 10 years
May20

Zverev becomes youngest Masters finalist in 10 years

Germany’s Alexander Zverev became the youngest player in a decade to reach a Masters final when he clinched a gutsy 6-4, 6-7 (5/7), 6-1 win over big-serving American John Isner in Rome yesterday. Zverev, 20, will meet four-time winner Novak Djokovic, who overcame having to play twice in a day with a ruthless 6-1, 6-0 win over Dominic Thiem....

Germany, Ukraine aim to get back to Minsk ceasefire deal
May20

Germany, Ukraine aim to get back to Minsk ceasefire deal

2015 agreement has failed to end artillery fighting between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists …read more Source: Gulf...

Floaty dresses with balloon sleeves are Ukraine’s gift to fashion
May19

Floaty dresses with balloon sleeves are Ukraine’s gift to fashion

Vyshyvanka – the home-grown folk style fashionable item from Ukraine – is now a popular summertime outfit in the UAE …read more Source: Khaleej...

16 Ukrainian tourists injured  in Turkey road accident
May19

16 Ukrainian tourists injured in Turkey road accident

ISTANBUL: Turkish officials say 16 Ukrainian tourists have been injured in a traffic accident in western Turkey. The Mugla governor’s office said in a statement that the bus was travelling on Thursday from popular tourist destination of Bodrum to Denizli province when it skidded on a rainy road and tipped over. The group’s Turkish...

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