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    From Liverpool debut at 18 to becoming 4th most capped England player: Gerrard’s glorious journey
    Nov24

    From Liverpool debut at 18 to becoming 4th most capped England player: Gerrard’s glorious journey

    Former Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard announced his retirement on Thursday a week after confirming he would not be returning to play for MLS side LA Galaxy. “Following recent media speculation surrounding my future I can confirm my retirement from playing professional football,” Gerrard, 36, said in a statement....

    Hungary scrapping visa fees for Ukrainians, backs EU waiver
    Nov24

    Hungary scrapping visa fees for Ukrainians, backs EU waiver

    Hungary’s prime minister says his country is eliminating fees on visas for Ukrainian citizens. …read more Source: FOX...

    Poland open to Ukrainians: senior official
    Nov24

    Poland open to Ukrainians: senior official

    Poland is making it easier for foreigners to live and work in this country, a senior official has told the Super Express daily, ahead of an EU decision expected on Thursday on whether waive visas for Ukrainians. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Kyiv Chamber Choir performs concert of sacred and folk music in Washington
    Nov24

    Kyiv Chamber Choir performs concert of sacred and folk music in Washington

    WASHINGTON – Choral music lovers in this area received a very welcome present from the Kyiv Chamber Choir on November 6 at the National City Christian Church: an emotionally and artistically moving concert of Ukrainian sacred and folk music. This was the last of nine concerts on the Ukrainian choir’s 10-day 2016 “Sounds of Ukraine” […]...

    UCC Ukraine Appeal provides “Ambulances for Ukraine”
    Nov24

    UCC Ukraine Appeal provides “Ambulances for Ukraine”

    OTTAWA – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) Ukraine Appeal announce that eight ambulances from across Canada were shipped on October 19 to Ukraine as part of the “Ambulances for Ukraine” project (Phase 2). Two more ambulances were to be shipped the following week. “Ambulances for Ukraine” was established in early 2015 in response to the […]...

    Ukrainian Technological Society of Pittsburgh presents Friendship Award to Rep. Tim Murphy
    Nov24

    Ukrainian Technological Society of Pittsburgh presents Friendship Award to Rep. Tim Murphy

    PITTSBURGH – The Ukrainian Technological Society (UTS) of Pittsburgh held its 46th annual dinner dance on Saturday, November 5, at The Club at Nevillewood in Pittsburgh. The society used the occasion to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence and to present its 2016 Friendship Award to Congressman Tim Murphy, a Republican...

    Malacañang wants media as watchdog and partner
    Nov24

    Malacañang wants media as watchdog and partner

    President Rodrigo Duterte welcomes media’s role as watchdog even as he considers it a partner in informing the people about what the government is doing for them, a Palace official said. In a message he delivered in behalf of Press Secretary Martin Andanar at the launching of the Media Ownership Monitor (MOM) website...

    UCC’s Invictus Games committee launches call for volunteers
    Nov24

    UCC’s Invictus Games committee launches call for volunteers

    OTTAWA – The first meeting of the UCC Invictus Games Organizing Committee took place in Toronto on November 10 with a call for volunteers to join the community efforts to support Team Ukraine’s participation in the Invictus Games that will be held in Toronto, September 24-30, 2017. The UCC Invictus Games Organizing Committee, chaired by […]...

    Liverpool great Gerrard calls time on career
    Nov24

    Liverpool great Gerrard calls time on career

    LONDON: (Web Desk, AFP) – Former Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard announced his retirement from professional football on Thursday at the age of 36, calling time on an emblematic career.Gerrard spent 17 years at his home-town club Liverpool, 12 as captain, and won nine honours including the 2005 Champions League before finishing...

    Ukraine president to push EU leaders on Russia
    Nov24

    Ukraine president to push EU leaders on Russia

    BRUSSELS: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will press European Union leaders on Thursday to hold firm against Russia amid fears that US President-elect Donald Trump may ditch the Western coalition against Moscow. Poroshenko’s summit with Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker, the European Union’s top officials, will focus on...