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    Ukraine’s Andrushevski city council calls for declaring April 24 as Memorial day
    May04

    Ukraine’s Andrushevski city council calls for declaring April 24 as Memorial day

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    Ukrainian anti-gay right stirs flap over Eurovision ‘diversity’ rainbow
    May04

    Ukrainian anti-gay right stirs flap over Eurovision ‘diversity’ rainbow

    KIEV – The transformation of a Soviet-era monument in Kiev into “the world’s largest man-made rainbow” was meant to trumpet Ukraine’s willingness to celebrate diversity as it hosts the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest. Instead, a dispute with… …read more Source:...

    It’s time to tackle pensioner benefits
    May04

    It’s time to tackle pensioner benefits

    The IFS has produced one of its characteristically insightful analyses of the UK’s fiscal situation in the run-up to the General Election. Much of it is familiar territory, covering the large rise in taxes of recent years, taking us to levels seen previously in the late 1980s. It also notes the work still to do in eliminating the deficit....

    Ukrainian anti-gay right stirs flap over Eurovision ‘diversity’ rainbow
    May04

    Ukrainian anti-gay right stirs flap over Eurovision ‘diversity’ rainbow

    KIEV (Reuters) – The transformation of a Soviet-era monument in Kiev into “the world’s largest man-made rainbow” was meant to trumpet Ukraine’s willingness to celebrate diversity as it hosts the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest. …read more Source:...

    Belarusian, Ukrainian, Russian, Polish theaters to partake in Slavonic Theater Meetings
    May04

    Belarusian, Ukrainian, Russian, Polish theaters to partake in Slavonic Theater Meetings

    The Gomel festival will gather artists of the Chernigov Music and Drama Theater, the Novgorod Academic Theater (Veliky Novgorod, Russia), the Nicoli Theater (Krakov, Poland), the Stelitamak Theater (the Republic of Bashkortostan, Russia), and the Belarusian State Youth Theater. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Begins Treason Trial Of Ex-President Yanukovych
    May04

    Ukraine Begins Treason Trial Of Ex-President Yanukovych

    Ukraine began the trial of former President Viktor Yanukovych on charges of high treason. Yanukovych is not at the trial, but will give evidence via video link from Russia. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    When the EU will liberalize visa regime with Armenia
    May04

    When the EU will liberalize visa regime with Armenia

    Armenia-EU new agreement is planned to sign in November. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to Armenia Matthias Kisler says that much work must be carried out after it. “Documents must be translated into all the EU languages. If after the signing of the agreement Armenia implements all the commitments,...

    Junior Azerbaijani tumbling gymnasts grab five medals in Kiev
    May04

    Junior Azerbaijani tumbling gymnasts grab five medals in Kiev

    Junior Azerbaijani tumbling gymnasts have claimed five medals, including three golds at an international tournament held in Kiev, Ukraine. The gold medals came from Adil Hajizade, Zeynab Gasimli and Tofig Aliyev. …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Why Obama just endorsed Emmanuel Macron for president of France
    May04

    Why Obama just endorsed Emmanuel Macron for president of France

    Former President Barack Obama has endorsed his first candidate for office since leaving office — and it’s not a fellow Democrat. In fact, it’s not even an American. “I am supporting Emmanuel Macron to lead you forward,” Obama said in English in a video addressed to the French people just days before Macron faces far-right candidate...

    Eastern Europe boosts first quarter for Carlsberg
    May04

    Eastern Europe boosts first quarter for Carlsberg

    Thanks to a strong showing in eastern Europe, the Danish brewery giant Carlsberg has unveiled a financial result for the first quarter that has outperformed expectations. According to Carlsberg, turnover increased organically by 10 percent thanks to a stronger ruble and a Russia that has been consuming less, but more expensive beer. “With 4...