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    2017 Eurovision Song Contest Date Set For Kiev, Ukraine
    Nov01

    2017 Eurovision Song Contest Date Set For Kiev, Ukraine

    The Eurovision song contest is to head to Ukraine in 2017, with a record 43 countries to take part in the competition in the capital city, Kiev. Among the nations competing for a place in the semi-finals on Tuesday and Thursday May 9 and 11 and the grand final on Saturday May 13 are Australia, making its third appearance despite being distinctly...

    airBaltic to launch flights to Odessa
    Nov01

    airBaltic to launch flights to Odessa

    The Latvian airline airBaltic will launch a new route between Riga and the Ukrainian coastal city Odessa on March 26, 2017, the company told the press Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Britain ‘At Risk Of Cyberattack’ As Russia Poses Increased Threat
    Nov01

    Britain ‘At Risk Of Cyberattack’ As Russia Poses Increased Threat

    The growing risk of cyberattacks by foreign governments poses a serious threat to the U.K., two senior British officials have warned on Tuesday amid escalating Western rhetoric regarding Russia’s foreign policy. Speaking to The Guardian in the first newspaper interview by a serving British domestic spy chief, MI5 director Andrew Parker said...

    MI5 boss warns of growing threat from Russia
    Nov01

    MI5 boss warns of growing threat from Russia

    Alt Text Andrew Parker Moscow using whole range of powers to push its foreign policy abroad in ‘increasingly aggressive’ ways, says Andrew Parker One-Minute Read Tuesday, November 1, 2016 – 10:14am See related Russia vs Nato: Is there …read more Source: The...

    Latvia’s national carrier airBaltic to start flights to Odessa in Ukraine
    Nov01

    Latvia’s national carrier airBaltic to start flights to Odessa in Ukraine

    Latvia’s national carrier airBaltic will start flights to Odessa in Ukraine in the summer season, airBaltic representative informed BC. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    FBI ‘Looking Into’ Foreign Business Ties Of Ex-Trump Aide Paul Manafort
    Nov01

    FBI ‘Looking Into’ Foreign Business Ties Of Ex-Trump Aide Paul Manafort

    The FBI has been conducting a preliminary inquiry into the foreign business ties of former Donald Trump aide Paul Manafort, according to reports. The news comes after the Hillary Clinton campaign lashed out at the law enforcement agency for its shock announcement of a further investigation into Clinton’s use of a private email server. The...

    Russian Newspaper Apologizes To Ljubljana’s Mayor For False Report On Crimea
    Nov01

    Russian Newspaper Apologizes To Ljubljana’s Mayor For False Report On Crimea

    One of Russia’s major daily newspapers, Rossiyskaya Gazeta, has apologized to Ljubljana’s Mayor Zoran Jankovic for a false report it published about Slovenia’s position on the status of Crimea, the Ukrainian region that was seized and illegally annexed by Russia in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    No immediate plans to further cut import duty on wheat: Govt
    Nov01

    No immediate plans to further cut import duty on wheat: Govt

    The government has no immediate plans to further cut the import duty on wheat to a zero level as overseas purchase of the grain still works out to be cheaper at the current customs duty level. On September 23, the import duty on wheat was reduced to 10% from 25% to boost supplies and check prices during Dusshera and Diwali festivals. “There...

    Ukrainian man renames himself iPhone 7 to win the phone
    Nov01

    Ukrainian man renames himself iPhone 7 to win the phone

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian man has officially changed his name to iPhone 7 after an electronics store offered the latest Apple product to the first five people who do that.The 20-year old iPhone Sim (Seven) got the coveted prize Friday. He said he might change it back to his original name, Olexander Turin, when he has children.The price of...

    Dutch government holds firm against latest EU deal giving Ukrainians visa-free travel
    Nov01

    Dutch government holds firm against latest EU deal giving Ukrainians visa-free travel

    THE DUTCH government has asked for an extra six weeks to push through a controversial trade deal between the European Union and Ukraine – which huge seen huge public opposition. …read more Source:...