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    Gazprom draws $2.549 bln gas bill to Naftogaz of Ukraine
    Jan19

    Gazprom draws $2.549 bln gas bill to Naftogaz of Ukraine

    MOSCOW. KAZINFORM – Russian gas giant Gazprom has drawn a $2.549 bln bill to Naftogaz of Ukraine for the Russian gas Ukraine had not taken in the third quarter of 2015 under “take or pay” condition, Gazprom said in a statement on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Globalfest Showcases the Sounds and Traditions of World Music
    Jan19

    Globalfest Showcases the Sounds and Traditions of World Music

    Photo The band Fendika, with Zinash Tsegaye, left, and Melaku Belay, performing Sunday at Globalfest at Webster Hall. Credit Kevin Yatarola Roots were tangled, elastic and portable at this year’s Globalfest, the annual showcase for world music that started in 2003. With 12 overlapping sets on Sunday night at Webster Hall, Globalfest...

    Russian Blogger Shipilov Granted Political Asylum in Ukraine
    Jan19

    Russian Blogger Shipilov Granted Political Asylum in Ukraine

    Dmitry Shipilov in Kyiv, Ukraine in August 2015. Image from Facebook. Dmitry Shipilov, a Russian journalist and blogger who was previously charged with insulting the governor of Siberia’s Kemerovo region in posts on his blog, has been granted political asylum in Ukraine. Shipilov, who first applied for Ukrainian asylum in February 2015,...

    Most beautiful Girl In Nigeria: Who will wear the crown this 2016?
    Jan19

    Most beautiful Girl In Nigeria: Who will wear the crown this 2016?

    The Most Beautiful girl in Nigeria pageant, created by Silverbird Productions will be holding another edition this 2016, who will wear the crown. The Most Beautiful girl In Nigeria pageant, created by Silverbird Productions, has over the years maintained it distinctive style and refined taste. In 2015 the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria Pageant...

    Winter freeze leaves 300 Ukraine towns without power
    Jan19

    Winter freeze leaves 300 Ukraine towns without power

    KIEV, Ukraine – Almost 300 Ukrainian towns were left without power on Tuesday, January 19, while snowdrifts and blizzards trapped hundreds of vehicles and dozens of ambulances across the former Soviet state. Ukraine’s emergency service said most of the outages were recorded on Monday evening … …read more Source:...

    Alexander Nevzorov: Ukraine Was Keen on Resistance and Brilliant Victories
    Jan19

    Alexander Nevzorov: Ukraine Was Keen on Resistance and Brilliant Victories

    Russian publicist Alexander Nevzorov explained why the Russians and the Ukrainians are not fraternal nations, and why it is impossible to build the “Russian world.” …read more Source:...

    UK intelligence agency most gay-friendly employer, survey shows
    Jan19

    UK intelligence agency most gay-friendly employer, survey shows

    MI5, the U.K.’s security service, has been named Britain’s most gay-friendly employer by Stonewall, an organization that promotes lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights. The group’s workplace equality index published Tuesday puts MI5 at number-one on a list of the top 100 employers in terms of workplace equality for LGBTI...

    Winter freeze leaves 300 Ukraine towns without power
    Jan19

    Winter freeze leaves 300 Ukraine towns without power

    Almost 300 Ukrainian towns were left without power Tuesday while snowdrifts and blizzards trapped hundreds of vehicles and dozens of ambulances across the former Soviet state …read more Source: The Daily...

    Report: Putin could discuss economic alliance with Orbán
    Jan19

    Report: Putin could discuss economic alliance with Orbán

    Russia’s President Vladimir Putin probably invited Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orbán to Moscow in February because he is seeking allies to oppose EU sanctions against Russia, Hungarian online daily nol.hu reported today. …read more Source: Budapest Business...

    Gazprom Demands $2.5 Bln from Ukraine for Unused Gas
    Jan19

    Gazprom Demands $2.5 Bln from Ukraine for Unused Gas

    Today PJSC Gazprom has sent a bill to NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine requesting payments. …read more Source:...