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    Beeline receives interstate award for significant contribution to Armenia’s telecommunication sector
    Dec11

    Beeline receives interstate award for significant contribution to Armenia’s telecommunication sector

    Beeline has been awarded with an interstate prize for its significant contribution to the development of Armenia’s telecommunication sector. The award was granted on the sidelines of the 48th session of the Interstate Council for Standardization, Metrology and Certification of the Commonwealth of Independence States (CIS). Over 150...

    In 2004-2013 average illicit financial flow from Armenia was $983 mln per annum
    Dec11

    In 2004-2013 average illicit financial flow from Armenia was $983 mln per annum

    The Global Financial Integrity’s “Illicit Financial Flows from Developing Countries: 2004-2013? study ranks Armenia 70th among 149 countries by the volume of illicit outflows. The study was published on December 9. The average annual illicit financial outflow from Armenia was $983 mln....

    Scuffles erupt at Ukraine’s parliament, PM dragged from post
    Dec11

    Scuffles erupt at Ukraine’s parliament, PM dragged from post

    Scuffles involving several dozen lawmakers have erupted at Ukraine’s parliament after one deputy tried to drag the prime minister away from the rostrum. Arseniy Yatsenyuk was giving his report at the Supreme Rada on Friday when a deputy from the president’s party went up to the rostrum with a bunch of red roses. After he handed the...

    AP Interview: Polish leader: Sanctions on Russia must remain
    Dec11

    AP Interview: Polish leader: Sanctions on Russia must remain

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s new foreign minister says he welcomes the new cooperation between Russia and the West in the fight against the Islamic State group, but insists that Ukraine’s interests cannot be sacrificed as a reward to Moscow for those efforts. …read more Source: CNS...

    Brawl breaks out in Ukraine Parliament
    Dec11

    Brawl breaks out in Ukraine Parliament

    Lawmakers scuffle amid collection of signatures for resignation of unpopular PM Arseniy Yatsenyuk …read more Source:...

    Watch:  Flower Delivery, Crotch Grabbing Make Up Ukraine Parliamentary Brawl
    Dec11

    Watch: Flower Delivery, Crotch Grabbing Make Up Ukraine Parliamentary Brawl

    Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk was pulled away from the podium by a political opponent while speaking. …read more Source: ABC...

    Brawl erupts in Ukrainian parliament after lawmaker swats PM with bouquet of roses, tries to drag him from podium
    Dec11

    Brawl erupts in Ukrainian parliament after lawmaker swats PM with bouquet of roses, tries to drag him from podium

    Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk was delivering his annual report to parliament, urging lawmakers to adopt the state budget for 2016 and a new tax code …read more Source: Vancouver...

    U.S. vice-president addresses Verkhovna Rada
    Dec11

    U.S. vice-president addresses Verkhovna Rada

    Biden says cost to Moscow will rise if aggression persists KYIV – U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden told Ukraine’s Parliament that Western pressure on Russia will increase if Moscow continues its “aggression” against Kyiv. “If Russian aggression persists, the cost imposed on Moscow will continue to rise,” Mr. Biden said on December 8 in a rare...

    #PulseList 2015: 10 Nigerian comedians who took social media by storm this year
    Dec11

    #PulseList 2015: 10 Nigerian comedians who took social media by storm this year

    These are the finest comedians who made 2015 a fantastic year for Nigerians. The Comedy industry has become a multi-billion dollar industry all over the world and comedy itself has become a lucrative profession. That’s probably why we had more comedy happening in 2015 than at any other point in human history. This year we saw TV stations,...

    #PulseList 2015: 10 biggest news about Nigerian students this year
    Dec11

    #PulseList 2015: 10 biggest news about Nigerian students this year

    2015 is coming to an end. Let us take do a quick review of the big Education-related headlines that caught our attention this year. From inventions to tragic accidents, from accomplishments to campus crisis, education related issues found ways to make the headlines this year. Let us take a quick tour of some of the biggest ones. Kenya University...