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    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral wins Eurovision Song Contest
    May14

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral wins Eurovision Song Contest

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral has won the Eurovision Song Contest and ends 53 years of national embarrassment . The bookies’ favourite sung, ‘Amar Pelos Dois’ at the competition hosted in Ukraine at the International Exhibition Centre in Kyiv. …read more Source: Algarve Daily...

    Ballad beats glitz as Portugal’s Sobral wins Eurovision
    May14

    Ballad beats glitz as Portugal’s Sobral wins Eurovision

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A gentle romantic ballad challenged the Eurovision Song Contest's decades-long reputation for cheesy, glittery, unbridled excess – and won easily…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Portugal beats yodellers and a dancing gorilla to win Eurovision 2017 – video highlights
    May14

    Portugal beats yodellers and a dancing gorilla to win Eurovision 2017 – video highlights

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral won the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev on Saturday, the first time the country has won since it entered the competition in 1964. Other highlights from the show included a dancing gorilla from Italy, some surprising yodelling from Romania, and last year’s winner Jamala had her performance interrupted by...

    Eurovision 2017: Portugal’s ballad wins contest
    May14

    Eurovision 2017: Portugal’s ballad wins contest

    Portugal have won the Eurovision Song Contest for the first time in the competition’s history., Salvador Sobral, 27, won with his love ballad Amar Pelos Dois, which was written by his sister. He said on receiving the trophy: “We live in a world of fast food music. This is a victory for music… music isn’t fireworks, music...

    Opera-requiem “Iyov” at May Opera Evenings
    May14

    Opera-requiem “Iyov” at May Opera Evenings

    In the framework of the 45. May Opera Evenings, Ukrainian ensemble “Nova Opera” will perform opera-requiem “Iyov” in the Macedonian Opera and Ballet on Sunday. …read more Source: Macedonian Information...

    Shelling leaves causalities in east Ukraine
    May14

    Shelling leaves causalities in east Ukraine

    New violence in violation of a ceasefire agreement in eastern Ukraine leaves new casualties. …read more Source:...

    4 killed in pro-Russian rebel attack in eastern Ukraine
    May14

    4 killed in pro-Russian rebel attack in eastern Ukraine

    President Poroshenko cancels appearance at finals of Eurovision Song Contest …read more Source: World...

    Portugal Wins 2017 Eurovision Song
    May14

    Portugal Wins 2017 Eurovision Song

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral won the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest narrowly beating Bulgaria and Moldova, a Sputnik correspondent reported from the scene. ​The Eurovision final took place in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev on Saturday night. Sobral’s jazz-style ballad Amar Pelos Dois (Love for Both) received 785 points from the jury and...

    Salvador Sobral Of Portugal Wins Eurovision Song Contest
    May14

    Salvador Sobral Of Portugal Wins Eurovision Song Contest

    Sobral won with a romantic ballad. He sang on a small elevated circle in the middle of the crowd. The other 25 competitors performed on a wide stage backed by flashing lights and other effects.(Image credit: Sergei Chuzavkov/AP) …read more Source:...

    Will A Mob-Connected Hustler Be The First Person To Spill The Beans on Trump’s Russian Ties for the FBI?
    May14

    Will A Mob-Connected Hustler Be The First Person To Spill The Beans on Trump’s Russian Ties for the FBI?

    It sure looks that way. Is a former Mob-connected hustler—a real estate developer who in 2010 worked on the same floor as Donald Trump as his “Senior Advisor”—threatening to spill some beans that could harm the President’s reputation?Sure looks that way, based on an intriguing Wall Street Journalstory that exposed aspects of a bitter feud...