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    Air Astana relaunches flights from Astana to Kiev
    Jun02

    Air Astana relaunches flights from Astana to Kiev

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM – Air Astana relaunched direct flights from Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan to Kiev, the capital of Ukraine on 1st June 2017. The service will be operated five times a week using Airbus A320 and Embraer 190 aircraft, Kazinform has learned from the company’s press service. …read more Source:...

    Tennis: Murray, Del Potro set up French Open blockbuster
    Jun02

    Tennis: Murray, Del Potro set up French Open blockbuster

    PARIS (AFP) – World number one Andy Murray set up a French Open blockbuster against Juan Martin del Potro on Thursday, the latest chapter in what has developed into an epic rivalry.Murray, the 2016 runner-up, reached the third round with a bruising 6-7 (3/7), 6-2, 6-2, 7-6 (7/3) win over Martin Klizan of Slovakia.Del Potro, playing in Paris...

    Putin, Modi talk up trade at Russia’s economic showcase
    Jun02

    Putin, Modi talk up trade at Russia’s economic showcase

    SAINT PETERSBURG: Russian President Vladimir Putin and Indian premier Narendra Modi looked to bolster declining trade Thursday, as the defiant Russian strongman sought to burnish a fragile recovery at the Kremlin’s economic showcase despite tensions with the West. Among the deals Modi and Putin oversaw on the third leg of the Indian...

    WATCH: Dramatic footage as underground water pipe bursts in Kiev
    Jun02

    WATCH: Dramatic footage as underground water pipe bursts in Kiev

    A huge blast rocked Kiev’s Goloseevsky Avenue following an underground pipe rupture, Monday. The pipe rupture was reportedly followed by the rush of water to the surface. The incident damaged several cars and parts of a nearby house. Public energy company ‘Kyivenergo’ reported that the testing of the pipe was planned and the...

    Naftogaz wins 1st interim ruling in dispute with Gazprom
    Jun02

    Naftogaz wins 1st interim ruling in dispute with Gazprom

    The Stockholm Arbitration Court has issued the first interim ruling in the 80 billion dollar legal dispute between the gas conglomerates of neighboring Ukraine and Russia. …read more Source:...

    World ignores plight of Africans fleeing conflict: NGO
    Jun02

    World ignores plight of Africans fleeing conflict: NGO

    The strife-torn Central African Republic (CAR) topped the Norwegian Refugee Council’s 2016 list of the 10 most neglected countries suffering displacement crises. AFP photo OSLO: The world is turning a blind eye to millions of Africans who have fled their homes due to conflict, a Norwegian charity group said Thursday, warning the victims are...

    Reports suggest U.S. considering returning compounds to Russia, diplomats turning up in strange places
    Jun02

    Reports suggest U.S. considering returning compounds to Russia, diplomats turning up in strange places

    JUDY WOODRUFF: As we reported earlier, Russian President Vladimir Putin seemed to hint today at Russian involvement in hacking during last year’s presidential campaign, not by government agents, but by what he called patriotically-minded individuals. Meantime, the fallout from the Trump campaign’s alleged contacts with Russia, and the...

    Russian Prosecutor Urges Guilty Verdict in Nemtsov Killing
    Jun02

    Russian Prosecutor Urges Guilty Verdict in Nemtsov Killing

    The prosecutor at the trial of five men charged with killing Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov in Moscow in 2015 has urged jurors to find them guilty. Wrapping up the state’s case Thursday, Maria Semenenko said their guilt was undisputed. She also told the official Itar-Tass news agency that investigators had used special equipment during a...

    Murray, Del Potro set up French Open blockbuster
    Jun02

    Murray, Del Potro set up French Open blockbuster

    PARIS — World No. 1 Andy Murray set up a French Open blockbuster against Juan Martin del Potro Thursday, the latest chapter in what has developed into an epic rivalry. Murray, the 2016 runner-up, reached the third round with a bruising 6-7 (3/7), 6-2, 6-2, 7-6 (7/3) win over Martin Klizan of Slovakia. Del Potro, playing in Paris for the first...

    Donald Trump has tweeted climate change skepticism 115 times. Here’s all of it.
    Jun01

    Donald Trump has tweeted climate change skepticism 115 times. Here’s all of it.

    Long before he even declared his run for the White House, Donald Trump has been issuing periodic statements affirming his belief that man-made global warming is a myth, meant to stifle US manufacturing. While as recently as 2009 he was cosigning letters with other business leaders calling for “meaningful and effective measures to control climate...