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    Facebook peace initiative: Over 27 lakh Indians and Pakistanis became FB friends on a single day!
    Mar24

    Facebook peace initiative: Over 27 lakh Indians and Pakistanis became FB friends on a single day!

    New Delhi, Mar 24: Despite the hostile relationship between India and Pakistan, people of both the countries continue to make bonds with each other on social media. According to the data released by the popular social networking site Facebook, 2,700,149 Indians and Pakistani turned a new leaf and became friends in a single day. Facebook on Friday...

    In eastern Ukraine, troops tiptoeing up to front line risk heavy battles
    Mar24

    In eastern Ukraine, troops tiptoeing up to front line risk heavy battles

    By Pavel Polityuk and Alessandra Prentice AVDIYIVKA/KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian government troops and separatist fighters have drawn closer… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine imposes sanctions on Russian banks
    Mar24

    Ukraine imposes sanctions on Russian banks

    Ukraine’s central bank has imposed sanctions on five Russian state-owned banks operating in the country. …read more Source:...

    Woman found dead after ammunition blast in Ukraine
    Mar24

    Woman found dead after ammunition blast in Ukraine

    Eastern Kharkiv region, scene of blast, borders areas of conflict between government and Russian-backed separatists …read more Source: World...

    Lukashenko: No Ukrainian scenario in Belarus
    Mar24

    Lukashenko: No Ukrainian scenario in Belarus

    “The Ukrainian scenario will not happen in Belarus with me as president. I will not allow a repetition of the Ukrainian scenario in Belarus,” the Belarusian leader said. …read more Source:...

    Russia, Ukraine at odds over singer’s Eurovision performance
    Mar24

    Russia, Ukraine at odds over singer’s Eurovision performance

    GENEVA — Eurovision song contest organizers say they have taken the unprecedented step of offering to let Russia’s contestant perform via satellite after authorities in host Ukraine banned her from entering the country — a proposal that was immediately rejected by a Russian state broadcaster. The European Broadcasting Union says it’s...

    Putin saw a play called ‘The Last Victim’ as critic killed
    Mar24

    Putin saw a play called ‘The Last Victim’ as critic killed

    As Ukraine accused Russia of state-sponsored terrorism in killing former MP and Kremlin critic Denis Voronenkov in Kiev, Vladimir Putin chose to go to the theatre to see a play called The Last Victim. …read more Source: Daily...

    Former Russian lawmaker killed in Ukraine
    Mar24

    Former Russian lawmaker killed in Ukraine

    Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov, a Kremlin critic who fled to Ukraine last year, was shot dead Thursday in Ukraine’s capital, Ukrainian Interior Ministry spokesman Artem Shevchenko said. …read more Source:...

    In Ukraine: One dead after blasts at arms depot
    Mar24

    In Ukraine: One dead after blasts at arms depot

    The fire erupted at the munitions depot in the town of Balakliya in the Kiev-controlled part of eastern Ukraine. Ukraine on Friday said that one person has died as a result of a fire that broke out at an arms depot in the country’s east, sparking explosions and forcing a mass evacuation.Ukrainian authorities have blamed the fire, which...

    The Daily Vertical: The Latest Victim
    Mar24

    The Daily Vertical: The Latest Victim

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...