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    Ukrainian nationalist activists set up tents on Maidan
    Feb21

    Ukrainian nationalist activists set up tents on Maidan

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — About 100 nationalist activists have set up tents in central Kiev to press their calls for ousting the Ukrainian government… …read more Source:...

    2 years after revolution, corruption plagues war-torn Ukraine
    Feb21

    2 years after revolution, corruption plagues war-torn Ukraine

    Ukraine’s top threat now is the ill that prompted the 2014 revolution: Corruption …read more Source: USA...

    Telegraph: Borovets Is Europe’s ‘Booziest Ski Resort’
    Feb21

    Telegraph: Borovets Is Europe’s ‘Booziest Ski Resort’

    Borovets, in Bulgaria’s Rila Mountain, is the ski resort with the most bars per square kilometer, a survey by tour operator Crystal Ski, cited by The Telegraph, shows. “The French may have coined the term après but it is the Bulgarians that have taken the crown. The ultimate après resort, based on Crystal’s research, is Borovets...

    Kyiv Demonstrators Attack Russian Banks As Ukraine Marks Euromaidan Anniversary
    Feb21

    Kyiv Demonstrators Attack Russian Banks As Ukraine Marks Euromaidan Anniversary

    Nationalist demonstrators have attacked two Russian banks in Kyiv as thousands attended ceremonies in the Ukrainian capital marking the second anniversary of the protests that brought down the Russia-friendly president. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hiddink warns Blues ahead of City clash
    Feb21

    Hiddink warns Blues ahead of City clash

    London, February 20 Guus Hiddink has warned Chelsea not to take victory for granted after Manuel Pellegrini vowed to go through with his threat to send out a weakened Manchester City team in the FA Cup fifth round on Sunday. With City due to make the long flight to the Ukraine on Monday ahead of their Champions League last 16 first leg tie at...

    Pellegrini claims FA Cup tie is ‘not a real game’
    Feb21

    Pellegrini claims FA Cup tie is ‘not a real game’

    Manchester City set to field a weakened team against Chelsea in the FA Cup Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini claims their FA Cup tie against Chelsea on Sunday is “not a real game”. Pellegrini is set to field a number of City youngsters for the fifth-round clash due to a lengthy injury list, as well as prioritising...

    Kiev protesters still angry over Crimea attack Russian banks
    Feb21

    Kiev protesters still angry over Crimea attack Russian banks

    Crimea faces long road to power securityUkraine navy left high and dry after Crimea lossesRussians celebrate first anniversary of Crimea annexationKiev, rebels exchange POWs; trains, buses to Crimea suspendedRussian army stages air show in Crimea to promote conscription …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    Singapore: Regulator confirms plans to introduce 4th telco
    Feb21

    Singapore: Regulator confirms plans to introduce 4th telco

    The Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) has confirmed plans to introduce a fourth telco in Singapore. It is seeking to facilitate the entry of a new mobile network operator (MNO) to “enhance innovation and competition in the mobile market” and it is confident that a fourth telco is likely to increase innovation and spur competition. The entry of...

    Ukraine Nationalists Attack Russian Banks on Uprising Anniversary
    Feb21

    Ukraine Nationalists Attack Russian Banks on Uprising Anniversary

    Ukraine nationalist protesters threw rocks and smashed windows at two Russian banks in central Kyiv on Saturday as they marked the second anniversary of a deadly uprising that toppled the country’s Russian-leaning president. On a day when hundreds gathered in the city’s main square to commemorate the anniversary, some demonstrators...

    Ukraine and rebels swap nine prisoners in first 2016 exchange
    Feb21

    Ukraine and rebels swap nine prisoners in first 2016 exchange

    MARINKA: Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels on Saturday exchanged nine prisoners captured in the country’s war-torn east in the first such swap this year, an AFP journalist witnessed. The swap between the Kiev army and the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) took place at mid-day on a road through fields close to the town of...