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    Beeline holds training for Armenian round of Eurasia Mobile Challenge contest
    Oct27

    Beeline holds training for Armenian round of Eurasia Mobile Challenge contest

    Beeline Armenia has conducted a 1-day training for the Armenian round of Eurasia Mobile Challenge contest organized by VimpelCom. Eurasia Mobile Challenge is carried out within Make Your Mark global strategy and is aimed at supporting young people to realize their ideas using digital technologies. As the Company’s press-service reports, 120...

    Beeline and Foreign Correspondents’ Association awarded winners of tennis tournament among journalists
    Oct27

    Beeline and Foreign Correspondents’ Association awarded winners of tennis tournament among journalists

    Beeline and Foreign Correspondents’ Association awarded the winners of the tennis tournament among journalists. As the Company’s press- service reported 6 participants became winner of the tournament. Hakob Badalyan from Lragir.am was the first, Artur Sukiasyan (Kentron) the second and Aram Manukyan (Kentron) the third among males....

    Putin’s nemesis | Natalia Antelava
    Oct27

    Putin’s nemesis | Natalia Antelava

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia, makes no secret of his hatred for the Kremlin. Now he has taken the fight to Ukraine – as the newly appointed governor of its most corrupt region. Can he survive long enough to make a difference?The governor was late. It was the end of a hot day in July, and 38 people, most of them women, sat...

    Ukraine and Russia sever ties in the skies, throwing travelers for a loop
    Oct27

    Ukraine and Russia sever ties in the skies, throwing travelers for a loop

    The halt of direct air travel between historically close-knit nations could stymie 680,000 passengers annually. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Former Secret Town Has Highest Number of Scientists per Square Kilometre
    Oct27

    Former Secret Town Has Highest Number of Scientists per Square Kilometre

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – For four decades, Kurchatov, a town in East Kazakhstan, was the secret centre of operations for the Semipalatinsk Nuclear Test Site. Due to the surprisingly large number of scientists per square kilometre living there and engaged in peaceful research,...

    ‘Chewbacca’ Arrested at Polls on Election Day in Ukraine
    Oct27

    ‘Chewbacca’ Arrested at Polls on Election Day in Ukraine

    A man dressed as Chewbacca was arrested in Ukraine and fined the equivalent of $8 for violating campaign laws by supporting Darth Vader. …read more Source:...

    Rafael Nadal narrowly avoids another defeat to Lukas Rosol
    Oct27

    Rafael Nadal narrowly avoids another defeat to Lukas Rosol

    Third seed Rafael Nadal came within two points of defeat by old nemesis Lukas Rosol before sparking into life and reaching the second round of the Swiss Indoors tournament in Basel on Monday. Spaniard Nadal was in all sorts of trouble, trailing by a set and 5-4 and with 69th-ranked Rosol serving at 30-0, but his Czech opponent framed a basic...

    Ukraine’s local elections important step for its reforms: US
    Oct27

    Ukraine’s local elections important step for its reforms: US

    The US State Department said Monday that Ukraine’s local elections are “an important step” as the country continues to move forward with “difficult reforms to decentralize political power.” …read more Source: Global...

    Landmarks go blue
    Oct27

    Landmarks go blue

    Landmarks are lit up blue as part of a United Nations global event to mark the 70th anniversary of the UN’s founding.U.N. says Afghan bombing may be war crimePalestinians celebrate raising of flag at U.N.West, Russia trade accusations at U.N. over new Ukraine violenceUN: Cholera ‘epidemic’ strikes Burundi refugeesUN...

    Early Results Show Ukraine Divided For, Against Poroshenko Rule
    Oct27

    Early Results Show Ukraine Divided For, Against Poroshenko Rule

    Four exit polls from Ukraine’s local elections released October 26 indicated the government of President Petro Poroshenko would retain its dominant position in the west and center of the country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...