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    ‘Elvis Presley is alive’ and 10 more conspiracy theories
    Jun22

    ‘Elvis Presley is alive’ and 10 more conspiracy theories

    Credits Keystone/Getty Images In a post-truth world, conspiracy theories are aplenty – here are some of the most intriguing and bizarre out there In Depth Sunday, June 11, 2017 – 11:00am Music legend Elvis Presley died on 16 August 1977 – or did …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainians now have more freedom of travel – but less freedom of thought
    Jun22

    Ukrainians now have more freedom of travel – but less freedom of thought

    Ukraine’s government is rightly concerned about Russian cyber aggression. But does that merit online censorship? Ukrainians have sacrificed so much in their bid to be recognised as fellow Europeans. Their struggle to extricate themselves from Russian domination is written in the blood of the Euromaidan protestors and the toll of its...

    Lukashenko, CEI foreign ministers discuss terrorism, migration, situation in Ukraine
    Jun22

    Lukashenko, CEI foreign ministers discuss terrorism, migration, situation in Ukraine

    At the beginning of the meeting Alexander Lukashenko called for sincere and open conversation and stressed that he is ready to listen to all the proposals and concerns. In his opinion, it is very important not to give up on these problems, to discuss them and look for solutions. …read more Source:...

    Congress Steps Up on Foreign Policy
    Jun22

    Congress Steps Up on Foreign Policy

    When President Trump began taking a wrecking ball to some of America’s traditional foreign policies, going so far as to threaten the country’s long and sturdy relationship with its Western European allies, many hoped that the other branches of government would provide a counterweight to the executive branch, and restrain his worst...

    Babi Yar Massacre Remembered In The European Parliament
    Jun22

    Babi Yar Massacre Remembered In The European Parliament

    During 29-30 September 1941 some 34,000 people, mostly Jews, were murdered by German Troops at Babi War, Kyiv, Ukraine. To this day, no definitive memorial stands at the site. On June 20th, The European Parliament hosted a debate on the matter and heard of plans being formulated for the construction of an appropriate monument to these innocents....

    Petra Kvitova: Two-time Wimbledon champion reaches first quarter-final of comeback
    Jun22

    Petra Kvitova: Two-time Wimbledon champion reaches first quarter-final of comeback

    Kvitova did serve a few double faults which briefly seemed worrying, but hit some fine ground strokes and moved better. Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova was cheered as if she had been the home player, after a straight-sets win over Britain’s Naomi Broady in Birmingham on Wednesday carried her into a first quarter-final in eight...

    Delegations from Russia, Ukraine, Slovakia attend Day of Remembrance events in Brest
    Jun22

    Delegations from Russia, Ukraine, Slovakia attend Day of Remembrance events in Brest

    Twenty-two official delegations have arrived in Brest. Among them are representatives of Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Penza, Smolensk, Kiev, Vranov nad Toplou. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko says will sign defense deals with USA soon
    Jun22

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko says will sign defense deals with USA soon

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said after meetings in Washington that Kiev and the United States would soon sign a number of agreements boosting defense cooperation. …read more Source:...

    GE highlights emerging trends and technologies at EXPO 2017
    Jun22

    GE highlights emerging trends and technologies at EXPO 2017

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – General Electric (GE), one of the global sponsors of the United States pavilion at EXPO 2017, hosted the June 21 forum Moving Forward, Fueling the Future. The session focused on emerging trends and technologies in the energy and transportation...

    May to confront Brexit worries at EU summit
    Jun22

    May to confront Brexit worries at EU summit

    BRUSSELS: Embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May will try Thursday to convince European leaders she can still push through Brexit despite being badly weakened by an election bet that turned sour. The two-day Brussels summit marks the debut of French President Emmanuel Macron, the figurehead of a renewed confidence among the remaining 27...