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    Fear as Ukraine faces HIV drug shortage
    May27

    Fear as Ukraine faces HIV drug shortage

    A group of Ukrainians infected with HIV warned that thousands could soon perish because the war-torn country was running out of treatment for the deadly virus. ||| Belarus – A group of Ukrainians infected with HIV warned on Wednesday that thousands could soon perish because the war-torn country was running out of treatment for the deadly...

    Quadruplets born to woman, 65, ‘at risk’
    May27

    Quadruplets born to woman, 65, ‘at risk’

    Doctors said that quadruplets whose very premature births to a 65-year-old mother of 13 have captured headlines face big health risks. ||| Doctors at a Berlin clinic on Wednesday said quadruplets, whose very premature births to a 65-year-old German mother have captured headlines and stirred debate, face big health risks.Eight days after their...

    German minister to visit Ukraine amid fears over truce
    May27

    German minister to visit Ukraine amid fears over truce

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier will visit Ukraine on Friday and Saturday, the government in Berlin said, voicing fears about a possib …read more Source: The New...

    Luxury brands hit by slower sales
    May27

    Luxury brands hit by slower sales

    Louis Vuitton and Chanel were the only big luxury brands to increase in value last year, according to a survey. ||| Paris – Louis Vuitton and Chanel were the only big luxury brands to increase in value last year as the industry grappled with slowing sales in China and Russia, research company Millward Brown said on Wednesday in the 2015...

    Brides for sale – new form of trafficking?
    May26

    Brides for sale – new form of trafficking?

    Each year, dozens of women from the poorer corners of eastern Europe are lured to travel to western Europe for sham marriages. ||| London – Klara Balogova was 18, penniless and heavily pregnant when she rode thousands of miles from Slovakia to England to marry a man she had never met.She knew he did not want her, or her child. He wanted her...

    Dnipro’s Euro success lifts gloom in war-weary Ukraine
    May26

    Dnipro’s Euro success lifts gloom in war-weary Ukraine

    Eastern Ukrainian club Dnipro are unexpectedly poised for possible European soccer glory, lifting the gloom in their war-weary country, at least for a while. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Ukraine gunman kills two, takes hostages
    May25

    Ukraine gunman kills two, takes hostages

    A gunman was holding two people hostage at a petrol station in northeast Ukraine after killing two others, the interior ministry said. ||| Kiev – A gunman was holding two people hostage at a petrol station in northeast Ukraine on Monday after killing two others, the interior ministry said. The 48-year-old man opened fire with a rifle,...

    Granny, 65, has quadruplets
    May25

    Granny, 65, has quadruplets

    A German woman, 65, who already has 13 children, has given birth to quadruplets after undergoing an artificial insemination procedure in Ukraine, RTL television reported on Saturday. Annegret Raunigk had three boys and a girl, who were born prematurely at 26 weeks in a Berlin hospital, but had “good chances of surviving”. “However, the babies, in...

    One Ukrainian serviceman killed in separatist attacks in southeast – military
    May24

    One Ukrainian serviceman killed in separatist attacks in southeast – military

    One Ukrainian serviceman was killed and two others were wounded on Sunday when their positions came under attack from Russian-backed separatists in th …read more Source: The New...

    Shelling halts Ukraine coke plant
    May24

    Shelling halts Ukraine coke plant

    Ukraine steelmaker Metinvest said on Sunday it had halted production at its Avdiyivka facility in eastern Ukraine due to heavy shelling. ||| Kiev – Ukraine steelmaker Metinvest said on Sunday it had halted production at its Avdiyivka facility in eastern Ukraine, one of Europe’s biggest coke plants, after heavy shelling caused major...

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