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6 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty
Armenia -- Prime Minister Tigran Sarkisian and Board chairman of the Eurasian Economic Commission Viktor Khristenko signing a memorandum on increased cooperation between the ECE and Armenia in Yerevan, November 6, 2013 Armenian officials and representatives of the Customs Union have all but worked out a "roadmap" for Armenia's membership of the ... (more)
Should public schools teach Evolution or Creationism?
Should the minimum wage be raised to $9 per hour?
11 hrs ago | Charter97
Uladzimir Arlou, Liavon Barshcheuski and other well-known public figures standing against the closure of the museum give a special press conference at 3 Chernyshevsky Street at 12 noon on December 11. The literary museum of Maksim Bahdanovich is one of the best Minsk's museums.
15 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine
Gay-rights activist Ihar Tsikhanyuk says police dragged him out of the hospital where he was undergoing treatment for a stomach ulcer and took him to a police station, where he was repeatedly beaten, insulted, and grilled about his sexual life.
16 hrs ago | Reuters
Vladislav Baumgertner was detained in Minsk in August after Uralkali quit Belarus Potash Co, its cartel joint venture with Belaruskali, the state-run producer in Russia's ally Belarus, a move which triggered a drop in prices for the fertilizer that infuriated the former Soviet nation's president, Alexander Lukashenko.
20 hrs ago | Charter97
A criminal case was opened by the organised crime department of the Radahskovichy district police department, where the suspect lives.
What was it like to live in the leafy Shire, the starting point of Bilbo Baggins' trek in "The Hobbit"? A tree lies across a brook near the village of Liadskoye 370 km south-west of Minsk on April 29, 2009 And how did Frodo and Sam feel as, step by step, they made their way across the heat-blasted wastes of Mordor in the climax of "The Lord of the ... (more)
Police in Belarus have released a priest who was being held on treason charges, but he remains under house arrest, and prosecutors consider to investigate his case, the Forum 18 news service reports.
ARMENIA'S ACCESSION TO CUSTOMS UNION WILL BOOST INVESTMENT CLIMATE - PUTIN Interfax, Russia Dec 3 2013 GYUMRI .
The on-duty flight of Russian Su-27 fighter jets will land at the aerodrome in Baranavichy in the coming days.
We would remind that in early November it came out that Lukashenka appointed Leanid Malcau , who was the previous State Secretary of the Security Council, the chairman of the State Border Control Committee.
He is suspected of accepting a large bribe. The lieutenant colonel working for the Investigation Committee as a deputy head of the investigation department for the Minsk district is accused of violating part 3 of article 430 of the Criminal Code of Belarus , Yezhednevnik writes.
Yerevan . Chairman of Armenia's Central Bank Arthur Javadyan will attend the meeting of the Board of the CIS Interstate Bank to be held in Moscow on Friday.
In November, he filed as many as five such applications. He intended to hold the pickets during five days, on 3-7 December, in order to protect the right of citizens of the Slonim district to subscribe to the regional newspaper "Hazeta Slonimskaya" at "Belposhta" buy it at the kiosks of the state monopolist on the sale of newspapers, ... (more)