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    Putin 4.0: Russian President begins fourth Kremlin term amid crackdown on Opposition
    May07

    Putin 4.0: Russian President begins fourth Kremlin term amid crackdown on Opposition

    Under the shadow of hugely strained ties with the West, Vladimir Putin inaugurated his fourth Kremlin term on Monday. Putin 4.0 begins amid crackdown on the opposition, with Alexei Navalny and hundreds more detained during the weekend. Opposition leader Navalny was briefly detained along with nearly 1,600 of his supporters on Sunday during...

    Putin 4.0 to launch amid crackdown on opposition
    May07

    Putin 4.0 to launch amid crackdown on opposition

    MOSCOW: Vladimir Putin will on Monday be inaugurated for his fourth Kremlin term under the shadow of hugely strained ties with the West and a crackdown on the opposition. Putin, who has ruled Russia for 18 years, will begin his next stint as leader two days after nearly 1,600 protesters including opposition leader Alexei Navalny were detained...

    Azarenka shines on Madrid return as top seeds cruise
    May07

    Azarenka shines on Madrid return as top seeds cruise

    Former world number one Victoria Azarenka won her first match on clay in two years in the first round of the Madrid Open on Sunday as she prepares to compete in the French Open for the first time since 2016. The Belarusian, who missed a large part of last season due to a custody battle over her son, kicked off her Madrid Open campaign with a 6-3...

    Social Science Fails to Prove Racists Elected Trump
    May07

    Social Science Fails to Prove Racists Elected Trump

    The field of “Trump studies” is vast—but disappointingly homogenous. One way to understand its paradoxical scope and uniformity is through co-occurrence searches on Google Scholar. A query for “Donald Trump” and “racism,” for instance, would net you more than 8,000 articles published since 2016 in journals or textbooks or cited in academic...

    The “Forgotten War” between Russian-backed forces and Ukrainian troops
    May07

    The “Forgotten War” between Russian-backed forces and Ukrainian troops

    Ahead of Vladimir Putin’s inauguration, Russia staged a parade in Moscow’s Red Square. Some of the weapons on display are likely being used in the so-called “Forgotten War” between Russia and Ukraine. Holly Williams reports. …read more Source:...

    EU slams Russia arrests
    May07

    EU slams Russia arrests

    Foreign governments and rights activists expressed outrage yesterday over mass arrests in Russia and the brutality with which protests were broken up on the eve of Vladimir Putin’s inauguration.The European Union slammed “police brutality and mass arrests” after nearly 1,600 protesters including opposition leader Alexei Navalny were...

    Scanlan: Cooking with class — home-cooked meals in a school setting
    May06

    Scanlan: Cooking with class — home-cooked meals in a school setting

    Nancy Watzenboeck was in Italy when she heard about a topic explored in this space: the lost art of home cooking. “Seven people sent me your article when I was away,” Watzenboeck says. “Everything mentioned in there is kind of what we’re trying to achieve with our classes.” At Earl of March Secondary School in Kanata, Watzenboeck teaches a...

    The Trumps Turned to Cash As the Russia Money Channel Fell Into Place
    May06

    The Trumps Turned to Cash As the Russia Money Channel Fell Into Place

    There’s a lot of understandable buzz about two and a half articles published yesterday tied to President Trump’s finances and the Russia probe. The half we’ve already discussed, the news about presidential confidant Tom Barrack. The others are a detailed piece about Michael Cohen’s finances in the Times and a fascinating...

    Unamkumbuka Colina? Ndiye atakayechagua Mwamuzi wa Finali ya UEFA pale Kiev.
    May06

    Unamkumbuka Colina? Ndiye atakayechagua Mwamuzi wa Finali ya UEFA pale Kiev.

    UNAMKUMBUKA yule mwamuzi wa Italia mwenye upara, Pierluigi Collina? Sasa ameachana na filimbi na ndiye amekuwa bosi wa waamuzi wa Uefa. Na yeye ndiye ambaye atampanga mwamuzi wa pambano la fainali kati ya Liverpool na Real Madrid pale Kiev.Collina ndiye Mkuu wa Kamati ya Waamuzi ya Uefa na amekuwa akichunguza kila mechi kupitia kwa watu wake wa...

    Ukraine: 200,000 children forced to learn in bullet-riddled classrooms
    May06

    Ukraine: 200,000 children forced to learn in bullet-riddled classrooms

    © UNICEF/UN0150817/Gilbertson V – A child sits in a classroom in Ukraine with sandbags reinforcing the window to protect against shrapnel and bullets.(UN News Service) – Some 200,000 girls and boys in eastern Ukraine are commuting to schools whose classroom walls are often riddled with bullets, and playgrounds scattered with metal remnants of...