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    Teacher’s role probed in French Alps avalanche tragedy (AFP)
    Jan14

    Teacher’s role probed in French Alps avalanche tragedy (AFP)

    Grenoble (France) (AFP) – French prosecutors said Thursday they were investigating why a teacher led a group of students onto a closed piste in the French Alps where an avalanche killed two of them along with a Ukrainian tourist. …read more Source: The West...

    Celebrating cultural diversity at a Swiss Hospitality School
    Jan14

    Celebrating cultural diversity at a Swiss Hospitality School

    In this blog, Singaporean student Jeeva Sandran explains how students at IMI International Management Institute Switzerland host an International Night twice a year to celebrate the diverse mix of cultures and nationalities at the school… The big day has finally arrived, International Night 2016. Our students were all extremely keen on showcasing...

    Ukraine says would sign power contract if Crimea part of Ukraine
    Jan14

    Ukraine says would sign power contract if Crimea part of Ukraine

    Ukraine is ready to sign a new contract to supply Crimea with electricity provided the region is recognized as part of Ukraine, President Petro Poroshenko told reporters at a news conference Thursday …read more Source: The Daily...

    The 2016 Oscar Nominees
    Jan14

    The 2016 Oscar Nominees

    APThis year’s Academy Award nominations are in. Here’s a list of the major categories. Best picture: Bridge of SpiesBrooklynMad Max: Fury RoadRoom Spotlight The Big Short The Martian The Revenant Best director: George Miller, Mad Max: Fury Road Lenny Abrahamson, Room Tom McCarthy, Spotlight Adam McKay, The Big Short Alejandro G....

    Polish prime minster: No risk of EU sanctions against Poland
    Jan14

    Polish prime minster: No risk of EU sanctions against Poland

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s prime minister said Thursday she doesn’t believe the European Union will impose sanctions on the country over its new laws that have been criticized as running counter to the bloc’s principle of the rule of law. …read more Source: CNS...

    Oscars 2016: ‘The Revenant’ leads with 12 nominations
    Jan14

    Oscars 2016: ‘The Revenant’ leads with 12 nominations

    Guillermo del Toro, Ang Lee, John Krasinski and Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs presented the 88th Annual Academy Award nominees on Thursday morning, kicking off the final sprint to the finish line for the year’s biggest contenders. The Revenant is leading the race for the 2016 Oscars with 12 nominations, with Mad Max: Fury Road...

    Ukraine expects to restore control over rebel east this year
    Jan14

    Ukraine expects to restore control over rebel east this year

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s president says he expects the government to restore control over the separatist-held eastern Ukraine before the year’s end. A military conflict between government forces and Russia-backed rebels has killed more than 9,000 people and left parts of the Ukrainian industrial heartland in ruin since fighting...

    Ukraine expects to restore control over rebel east this year
    Jan14

    Ukraine expects to restore control over rebel east this year

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    Documentary On Euromaidan Protests Nominated For Oscar
    Jan14

    Documentary On Euromaidan Protests Nominated For Oscar

    A documentary film about Ukraine’s Euromaidan protests has been nominated for an Academy Award for best documentary feature. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Expects to Restore Control Over Rebel East This Year
    Jan14

    Ukraine Expects to Restore Control Over Rebel East This Year

    Ukraine’s president says he expects government to restore control over the separatist-held eastern Ukraine before the year’s end …read more Source: ABC...