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Levon Aronian Invited To FIDE Grand-Prix 2014-2015
PRIX 2014-2015 09:59, 21 August, 2014 YEREVAN, AUGUST 21, ARMENPRESS. The leader of the Armenian men's chess team Levon Aronian has been invited to participate in the FIDE Grand-Prix 2014-2015.
7 hrs ago
Fighting in Ukraine as aid convoy reaches customs
Ukrainian troops have made significant gains this week in a conflict that has claimed more than 2,000 lives and forced over 340,000 people to flee their homes.
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11 Tu-204 aircraft may be manufactured on an urgent basis in order to perform flights to Crimea
Tu-204SM aircraft got its second chance in light of development of air transportation between Russian cities and Crimea.
12 hrs ago
Russia checks more McDonald's after closing 4
In this file photo taken in 1991, Russians wait in line outside a McDonald's fast food restaurant in Moscow.
13 hrs ago
India plans to purchase three A-50 AWACS aircraft
India plans to purchase three Russian A-50 AWACS aircraft, ITAR-TASS reports with reference to a source close to the Military-Industrial Commission of Russian Federation.
17 hrs ago
Why The Ukraine Crisis Is The West's Fault
WHY THE UKRAINE CRISIS IS THE WEST'S FAULT The Liberal Delusions That Provoked Putin By John J. Mearsheimer >From our September/October 2014 Issue According to the prevailing wisdom in the West, the Ukraine crisis can be blamed almost entirely on Russian aggression.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Russia's 'Star City' where cosmonauts have trained for 50 years
Few outsiders have ever seen it with their own eyes - but one photographer has now gained rare access to the heart of the Russian space programme.
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A nurse holds the hand of a premature baby, who was born at five months of pregnancy, after feeding it with expressed breast milk on the first day of donation at a hospital in Medellin.
Which cities get the most and the least sleep?
A new study reveals how much sleep residents of different cities in the world typically get, suggesting that people in Melbourne sleep the most and people in Tokyo sleep the least.
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Activists plant Ukraine flag atop famous Moscow building
Ukrainian activists, operating in the heart of Moscow, repainted the hammer-and-cycle symbol atop one of the Stalin-era buildings in the Ukrainian colors of blue and yellow and topped it with a Ukrainian flag.
Samara Airport grows by 12% in 2013; Finnair touches down from Helsinki
Tanks, artillery and 1,200 fighters 'march into east Ukraine from...
Tanks, artillery and 1,200 fighters 'march into east Ukraine from Russia' days before Putin is set to meet Ukrainian president for peace talks A column of Ukrainian paratroopers stops for a rest in Druzhkivka, Donetsk region: Ukrainian officials claim fighters have crossed the border from Russia Russian tanks, weaponry and fighters rolled into ... (more)
Tue Aug 19, 2014
New Canaan News-Review
Kargin, students give annual recital
Yaroslav Kargin and his students recently presented the ninth annual recital at the Waveny Care Center.
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Dorothy Elizabeth Greene Lynch, died Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Ally's Cove Assisted Living in White Oak Manor, Kings Mountain.
Novorossiya = Fuzzy Thinking + Disastrous Consequences
The recreation of the Old Soviet Union? The resurrection of the Russian Empire ruled by Moscow but under a 21st century name? Or does it mean the Russian Federation will offer special protections to Russian speakers living outside its' borders along the lines of the19th century practice of extraterritoriality? In reality Novorossiya is a fuzzy ... (more)
The Indian Express
Israel, Palestinians agree to extend Gaza truce by 24-hour
Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat, center, arrives for his and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov talks in Moscow, Russia.
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European stocks rally and prices of top-rated bonds fall as investors breathe easier over the crisis in Ukraine after it appeared to escalate dangerously on Friday.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Finance news you need to know today
IT'S more than three months since the budget and the government is still being stonewalled by a stubborn Senate crossbench.
Following Food Ban, Russia Moving On From Europe
Like a scorned lover who can't wait to find a new romance to replace the old, Russia is quickly moving on from Europe.