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    IOC: Six medallists fail reanalysed Beijing tests
    Oct27

    IOC: Six medallists fail reanalysed Beijing tests

    The latest batch takes the total of positive tests to 60 from 1,243 reanalysed samples. Six medallists from the 2008 Beijing Olympics were among nine competitors to fail drug tests as part of an International Olympic Committee campaign of retesting stored samples, it was announced Wednesday.The list of athletes to have their medals stripped...

    Winner Of EU’s Sakharov Rights Prize To Be Announced
    Oct27

    Winner Of EU’s Sakharov Rights Prize To Be Announced

    The European Parliament is set to announce this year’s winner of the prestigious Sakharov human rights prize. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. and Britain Pledge to Send Planes, Troops and Tanks to Eastern Europe
    Oct27

    U.S. and Britain Pledge to Send Planes, Troops and Tanks to Eastern Europe

    NATO allies including the U.S., Britain and Canada pledged Wednesday to deploy forces, tanks, jets and artillery in Eastern Europe amid escalating tensions with Russia. Following a NATO defense ministers meeting in Brussels, Britain announced it would send fighter jets to Romania in 2017, while the U.S. promised tanks, artillery and more than 900...

    Poroshenko: Ukraine to continue to support Azerbaijan’s just position
    Oct27

    Poroshenko: Ukraine to continue to support Azerbaijan’s just position

    Ukraine favors the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict within the territorial integrity of Azerbaijan. …read more Source:...

    Emails released by hackers show ties between Kremlin, Ukraine rebels
    Oct27

    Emails released by hackers show ties between Kremlin, Ukraine rebels

    A group of Ukrainian hackers has released thousands of emails from an account used by a senior Kremlin official that appear to show close financial and political ties between Moscow and separatist rebels in Eastern Ukraine. The cache published by the Ukrainian group CyberHunta reveals contacts between President Vladimir Putin’s adviser...

    Over 200 opera singers apply for Minsk Christmas Singing Competition
    Oct27

    Over 200 opera singers apply for Minsk Christmas Singing Competition

    The competition will feature young singers from Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Uzbekistan, Canada, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Lithuania, United States, France, Mongolia, China, Armenia, Israel, Latvia, Turkey, Sweden, Korea and Ireland. …read more Source:...

    European Parliament to award Sakharov prize
    Oct27

    European Parliament to award Sakharov prize

    STRASBOURG (FRANCE) – Exiled Turkish journalist Can Dundar, Crimean Tatar activist Mustafa Dzhemilev and two Yazidi victims of the Islamic State group have been shortlisted for the European Parliament’s prestigious Sakharov human rights prize to be announced Thursday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    German Cup: Bayern march on, Dortmund need penalties
    Oct27

    German Cup: Bayern march on, Dortmund need penalties

    Borussia Dortmund endured nervous moments before beating Union Berlin 3-0 in a shoot-out after a 1-1 draw Holders Bayern Munich reached the third round of the German Cup with a 3-1 win over Augsburg on Wednesday while second-division Union Berlin took injury-hit Borussia Dortmund to penalties.Goals by Philipp Lahm, Julian Green and David Alaba...

    Chinese Companies Participate in 15 Agricultural Projects across Kazakhstan
    Oct27

    Chinese Companies Participate in 15 Agricultural Projects across Kazakhstan

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Kazakhstan Vice Minister of Agriculture Gulmira Issayeva briefed the annual China Overseas Investment Fair (COIFair) in Beijing on 15 major Kazakh-Chinese agricultural projects in eight Kazakhstan regions. “There are approximately 40 projects with the...

    Ukrainian hackers publish emails showing contact between Russia, Ukraine rebels
    Oct27

    Ukrainian hackers publish emails showing contact between Russia, Ukraine rebels

    …read more Source: The Indian...