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    Le Pen says, if elected, will mull swift lifting of Russia sanctions
    Mar24

    Le Pen says, if elected, will mull swift lifting of Russia sanctions

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – French far-right party leader Marine Le Pen said on Friday after meeting President Vladimir Putin in the Kremlin she would consider what she had to do to swiftly lift European Union sanctions imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis if elected. …read more Source:...

    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

    AVDIYIVKA/KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian government troops and separatist fighters have drawn closer to each other at several places along the tense front line in eastern Ukraine, monitors say, raising the risk of violent flare-ups that could wreck a shaky ceasefire. …read more Source:...

    Le Pen says, if elected, will mull swift lifting of Russia sanctions
    Mar24

    Le Pen says, if elected, will mull swift lifting of Russia sanctions

    French far-right party leader Marine Le Pen said on Friday after meeting President Vladimir Putin in the Kremlin she would consider what she had to do to swiftly lift European Union sanctions imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis if elected. …read more Source: The Daily...

    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...