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    EU court rejects Russian missile-maker sanctions appeal (AFP)
    Jan25

    EU court rejects Russian missile-maker sanctions appeal (AFP)

    Luxembourg (AFP) – A top European court on Wednesday rejected an appeal by Russian missile-maker Almaz-Antey against EU sanctions imposed for its role in the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: The West...

    EU court rejects Russian missile-maker sanctions appeal
    Jan25

    EU court rejects Russian missile-maker sanctions appeal

    A top European court Wednesday rejected an appeal by Russian missile-maker Almaz-Antey against EU sanctions imposed for its role in the Ukraine conflict …read more Source: The Daily...

    PACE: Media freedom under serious threat in Azerbaijan
    Jan25

    PACE: Media freedom under serious threat in Azerbaijan

    PACE has expressed its concern at the many cases of serious threats to media freedom in Europe listed by the Platform to promote the protection of journalism and safety of journalists, set up by the Council of Europe in 2015. A resolution adopted on January 24 by the Assembly, on the basis of a report by Volodymyr Ariev (Ukraine), highlights the...

    Syria opposition group frees 2 Ukrainians after 3 years
    Jan25

    Syria opposition group frees 2 Ukrainians after 3 years

    Couple reportedly entered Syria illegally in 2013 …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Denmark remains world’s least corrupt nation
    Jan25

    Denmark remains world’s least corrupt nation

    For the fourth year in a row, Denmark is the country in the world with the least amount of corruption in the public sector – well … tied for first. In Transparency International’s annual report, Corruption Perceptions Index 2016 (here in English), Denmark ranked top alongside New Zealand with a score of 90. “The Danes can be proud that we...

    WORLD VIEW : Putin meets President Trump
    Jan25

    WORLD VIEW : Putin meets President Trump

    The great flaw in ex-president Barack Obama’s record was his policy towards Russia. Going against everything he had said and written about before he became president, one action after another antagonised the Russians- his early proclamation that he wanted Georgia and Ukraine in Nato, his de facto coalition of convenience for a crucial...

    WORLD VIEW : Putin meets President Trump
    Jan25

    WORLD VIEW : Putin meets President Trump

    The great flaw in ex-president Barack Obama’s record was his policy towards Russia. Going against everything he had said and written about before he became president, one action after another antagonised the Russians- his early proclamation that he wanted Georgia and Ukraine in Nato, his de facto coalition of convenience for a crucial couple of...

    More Mandarin learners in Ukraine
    Jan25

    More Mandarin learners in Ukraine

    Ukrainian Zvenyhorodskyi Pavlo says he has learned two things in his journey to learn Chinese. “First, is to adjust your attitude, and second, to respect and embrace the culture. Hotpot, for instance, could be a good start.” In October, the 21-year-old, whose Chinese name is Zeng Ziru, won the second prize in Chinese Bridge, an annual...

    Nepal slips 1 position down in Corruption Perceptions Index
    Jan25

    Nepal slips 1 position down in Corruption Perceptions Index

    KATHMANDU: Nepal slipped one position down in the Corruption Perceptions Index made public by the Transparency International today. Nepal has slipped to the 131st position in the Index. Last year, Nepal was at the 130th position. Nepal shares the position with Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine with 29 points. Denmark and New Zealand are at the...

    Nepal slips 1 position down in Corruption Perception Index
    Jan25

    Nepal slips 1 position down in Corruption Perception Index

    Source: Transparency International KATHMANDU: Nepal slipped one position down in the Corruption Perception Index made public by the Transparency International today. Nepal has slipped to the 131st position in the Index. Last year, Nepal was at the 130th position. Nepal shares the position with Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine with 29 points....