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    Eurovision win lifts spirits in Ukraine, raises eyebrows in Russia
    May15

    Eurovision win lifts spirits in Ukraine, raises eyebrows in Russia

    By Alexei Kalmykov and Vladimir Soldatkin KIEV/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukrainian politicians hailed their country’s surprise weekend victory in… …read more Source:...

    World’s largest plane lands in Perth
    May15

    World’s largest plane lands in Perth

    The world’s biggest aircraft landed at Perth Airport yesterday in front of thousands of excited spectators on its first trip to Australia.The Antonov An-225 Mriya, meaning “dream” in Ukrainian, landed at around 11.30am local time… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Crimean Tatar Eurovision winner to get Ukrainian honor
    May15

    Crimean Tatar Eurovision winner to get Ukrainian honor

    Jamala to receive ‘People’s Artist of Ukraine’ title for contest winner about Soviet-era deportations …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Anger in Moscow, joy in Kiev, after Ukraine’s Eurovision triumph
    May15

    Anger in Moscow, joy in Kiev, after Ukraine’s Eurovision triumph

    Russian politicians call for boycott of next year’s contest in protest at the political content of Jamala’s winning song, 1944Russia’s political establishment reacted with howls of indignation on Sunday to Ukraine’s victory at the Eurovision song contest, demanding an inquiry into how a politicised song was allowed to be...

    Singer Jamala’s Eurovision win lifts spirits in Ukraine, raises eyebrows in Russia
    May15

    Singer Jamala’s Eurovision win lifts spirits in Ukraine, raises eyebrows in Russia

    Ukrainians have hailed their country’s unexpected victory in the Eurovision song contest as a Europe-wide endorsement of Ukraine in its smouldering conflict with Russia, while Moscow said the contest had been hijacked by politics. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine wins Eurovision song contest
    May15

    Ukraine wins Eurovision song contest

    Ukrainian singer Jamala snatched victory from arch-rival Russia to win the Eurovision song contest on Saturday, adding a touch of political drama to the annual kitsch extravaganza. …read more Source: Channel...

    Israeli shooting suspect nabbed in Kiev
    May15

    Israeli shooting suspect nabbed in Kiev

    Suspect fled the scene of a nightclub shooting in 2014 authorities are charging him with attempted murder. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Russian officials bash Ukraine’s ‘political’ Eurovision win
    May15

    Russian officials bash Ukraine’s ‘political’ Eurovision win

    After Ukrainian singer Jamala’s Eurovision win, Russian politicians have decried the song’s “political” content while media called for the votes to be reviewed. One politician has suggested skipping next year’s contest. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    ‘Politics beat art’: Russian officials bash Ukraine Eurovision win
    May15

    ‘Politics beat art’: Russian officials bash Ukraine Eurovision win

    MOSCOW, Russia – Russian lawmakers on Sunday, May 15, lashed out at arch-rival Ukraine’s “political” victory in the Eurovision song contest, as pro-Kremlin media insisted Moscow’s entrant was robbed. Ukrainian performer Jamala won the glitzy contest Saturday, May 14, with her ballad “1944” about the deportation...

    Russian officials bash Ukraine’s ‘political’ Eurovision win
    May15

    Russian officials bash Ukraine’s ‘political’ Eurovision win

    After Ukrainian singer Jamala’s Eurovision win, Russian politicians have decried the song’s “political” content while media called for the votes to be reviewed. One politician has suggested skipping next year’s contest. …read more Source:...