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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...

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

    Ukraine says would sign power contract if Crimea part of Ukraine

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine is ready to sign a new contract to supply Crimea with electricity provided the region is recognised as part of Ukraine, President Petro Poroshenko told reporters at a news conference on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Poroshenko: Ukraine To Restore Control Over East This Year
    Jan14

    Poroshenko: Ukraine To Restore Control Over East This Year

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has vowed to regain sovereignty over the country’s separatist east in 2016. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    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...

    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...

    Ukraine expects to restore control over rebel east this year
    Jan14

    Ukraine expects to restore control over rebel east this year

    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 broke out there in April 2014. …read more Source: San Francisco...