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    Chamberfest 2016: The season of women
    Mar29

    Chamberfest 2016: The season of women

    Chamberfest 2016 will be a celebration of women and music. For the festival’s artistic director, this year’s gathering has evolved almost organically. “Early in the 2016 programming process,” said Roman Borys, in an email interview in advance of the release of the festival lineup Tuesday morning, “I realized that I had already secured...

    Ukraine Parliament Accepts Prosecutor’s Resignation
    Mar29

    Ukraine Parliament Accepts Prosecutor’s Resignation

    Ukraine’s parliament on Tuesday accepted the resignation of General Prosecutor Viktor Shokin, who had been criticized for not doing enough to tackle corruption. The move comes a day after hundreds of protesters rallied outside the president’s office calling for Shokin to step down. Last month, deputy prosecutor-general Vitaly Kasko...

    Ukraine’s prosecutor general dismissed amid govt turmoil
    Mar29

    Ukraine’s prosecutor general dismissed amid govt turmoil

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s parliament has accepted the resignation of the prosecutor general who has been accused of failing to deal with the country’s endemic …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Ukraine parliament dismisses prosecutor general
    Mar29

    Ukraine parliament dismisses prosecutor general

    Economic Development Minister Aivaras Abromavicius said on Twitter after Shokin’s dismissal: “Hallelujah! Finally!” …read more Source:...

    The story of one Ukrainian teenager’s escape from war
    Mar29

    The story of one Ukrainian teenager’s escape from war

    When his mother disappeared and separatist fighters threatened him to join them or die, he knew he had to leave Ukraine. …read more Source: AL...

    Serena, Murray ousted in Miami shockers
    Mar29

    Serena, Murray ousted in Miami shockers

    World number one and three-time defending champion Serena Williams and second-ranked Andy Murray both crashed out of the ATP and WTA Miami Open on a Monday filled with upsets. Russian 15th seed Svetlana Kuznetsova stunned 21-time Grand Slam champion Williams 6-7 (3/7), 6-1, 6-2 while British world number two Murray dropped a third-round match to...

    Wenger certain of Arsenal future despite growing criticism
    Mar29

    Wenger certain of Arsenal future despite growing criticism

    Arsene Wenger has “no doubt” he will still be the manager of Arsenal next season despite pressure from the club’s supporters to end his 20-year stay with the north London side. A run of just two wins from their last nine games in all competitions has seen the Gunners knocked out of the Champions League last-16 for a sixth...

    Ukraine’s prosecutor general dismissed amid govt turmoil
    Mar29

    Ukraine’s prosecutor general dismissed amid govt turmoil

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s parliament has accepted the resignation of the prosecutor general who has been accused of failing to deal with the country’s endemic corruption. …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine’s parliament sacks corruption-tainted prosecutor
    Mar29

    Ukraine’s parliament sacks corruption-tainted prosecutor

    The Ukrainian parliament has the resignation of General Prosecutor Viktor Shokin, an official seen by the Ukraine’s Western backers as an obstacle to tackling corruption. …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine’s prosecutor general dismissed amid govt turmoil
    Mar29

    Ukraine’s prosecutor general dismissed amid govt turmoil

    MOSCOW: Ukraine’s parliament has accepted the resignation of the prosecutor general who has been accused of failing to deal with the country’s endemic corruption. The parliament on Tuesday dismissed Viktor Shokin who tended his resignation a month ago. An hour earlier, Shokin had fired his deputy — a reformist prosecutor and member of...